Period
to 23 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Elasticsearch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Elasticsearch over the 6 months to 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 271 262 284
Rank change year-on-year -9 +22 +58
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 1,763 2,253 2,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.22% 1.30% 1.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.16% 7.84% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,530 1,786 1,763
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

Elasticsearch is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 21,611 28,742 32,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.93% 16.60% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17,092 23,037 26,030
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Elasticsearch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in the UK

Elasticsearch
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Elasticsearch.

Salary trend for Elasticsearch in the UK

Elasticsearch
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch over the 6 months to 23 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Elasticsearch in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -9 1,677 £65,000 +8.33% 290
London +6 1,000 £70,000 +3.70% 177
UK excluding London -27 737 £50,000 +5.26% 128
South East +31 262 £52,500 -4.55% 30
North of England -33 153 £46,500 +3.33% 30
South West -56 106 £55,000 +15.79% 21
North West +24 105 £53,750 +19.44% 22
East of England +36 86 £45,000 -2.17% 17
Midlands +17 69 £62,500 +25.00% 15
Yorkshire -26 48 £45,000 +5.88% 8
West Midlands -1 41 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Wales +15 36 £34,406 -8.25% 4
East Midlands +21 28 £75,000 +50.00% 9
Scotland -15 23 £44,000 -12.00% 10
Northern Ireland -16 2 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, IT jobs citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 875 (49.63%) Agile Software Development
2 754 (42.77%) Amazon AWS
3 720 (40.84%) JavaScript
4 677 (38.40%) Java
5 663 (37.61%) Python
6 586 (33.24%) Docker
7 538 (30.52%) DevOps
8 527 (29.89%) Linux
9 436 (24.73%) C#
10 409 (23.20%) SQL
11 406 (23.03%) Software Engineering
12 395 (22.40%) HTML
12 395 (22.40%) Kubernetes
13 388 (22.01%) MongoDB
14 383 (21.72%) AngularJS
14 383 (21.72%) CSS
15 377 (21.38%) .NET
16 374 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
17 366 (20.76%) Big Data
18 354 (20.08%) Git (software)
19 353 (20.02%) NoSQL
20 341 (19.34%) Kafka
21 336 (19.06%) Node.js
22 303 (17.19%) Microservices
23 299 (16.96%) Degree
24 291 (16.51%) Apache Spark
25 286 (16.22%) RabbitMQ
25 286 (16.22%) TDD
26 281 (15.94%) Spring
27 278 (15.77%) RESTful

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 291 (16.51%) Apache Spark
2 104 (5.90%) Apache
3 101 (5.73%) Apache Solr
4 88 (4.99%) nginx
5 72 (4.08%) Apache Pig
6 58 (3.29%) OpenStack
7 51 (2.89%) Tomcat
8 33 (1.87%) IIS
9 31 (1.76%) Confluence
10 22 (1.25%) Jupyter
11 20 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
12 16 (0.91%) CloudStack
13 13 (0.74%) Drupal
14 11 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 8 (0.45%) CMS
15 8 (0.45%) SharePoint
15 8 (0.45%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.45%) WildFly
16 7 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
17 6 (0.34%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (0.45%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.11%) Weka
3 1 (0.057%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.057%) Figma
3 1 (0.057%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (0.40%) Magento
2 5 (0.28%) Shopify
3 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.057%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.057%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 754 (42.77%) Amazon AWS
2 374 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 250 (14.18%) Serverless
4 225 (12.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 193 (10.95%) AWS Lambda
6 171 (9.70%) Amazon S3
7 141 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
8 117 (6.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 112 (6.35%) Amazon ECS
10 94 (5.33%) AWS CloudFormation
11 92 (5.22%) PaaS
12 89 (5.05%) SaaS
13 72 (4.08%) GitHub
14 71 (4.03%) Amazon SQS
15 69 (3.91%) Amazon Kinesis
16 67 (3.80%) Route 53
17 51 (2.89%) CloudFront
17 51 (2.89%) IaaS
18 48 (2.72%) OpenShift
19 46 (2.61%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 79 (4.48%) TCP/IP
2 65 (3.69%) Firewall
3 52 (2.95%) DNS
4 43 (2.44%) HTTP
4 43 (2.44%) Internet
5 33 (1.87%) HTTPS
6 30 (1.70%) DHCP
7 28 (1.59%) VPN
8 21 (1.19%) SSL
9 20 (1.13%) Network Security
10 12 (0.68%) VRRP
11 9 (0.51%) SAN
12 8 (0.45%) Reverse Proxy
13 6 (0.34%) VLAN
14 5 (0.28%) BIG-IP
14 5 (0.28%) DMZ
14 5 (0.28%) NetScaler
14 5 (0.28%) SMTP
15 4 (0.23%) FTP
16 3 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 388 (22.01%) MongoDB
2 366 (20.76%) Big Data
3 353 (20.02%) NoSQL
4 259 (14.69%) MySQL
4 259 (14.69%) PostgreSQL
5 250 (14.18%) Redis
6 224 (12.71%) Hadoop
7 206 (11.68%) SQL Server
8 172 (9.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 135 (7.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 125 (7.09%) HBase
11 112 (6.35%) Amazon Redshift
12 100 (5.67%) Apache Hive
13 97 (5.50%) Relational Database
14 76 (4.31%) Flink
15 69 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
16 67 (3.80%) Impala
17 65 (3.69%) BigQuery
18 58 (3.29%) CouchDB
19 53 (3.01%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 354 (20.08%) Git (software)
2 225 (12.76%) Jenkins
3 130 (7.37%) JIRA
4 69 (3.91%) TeamCity
5 65 (3.69%) Bitbucket
6 58 (3.29%) Selenium
7 55 (3.12%) Visual Studio
8 50 (2.84%) Maven
9 45 (2.55%) Subversion
10 43 (2.44%) Gradle
11 42 (2.38%) Vagrant
12 40 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
13 33 (1.87%) git-flow
14 30 (1.70%) GitLab
14 30 (1.70%) Mercurial
15 29 (1.64%) JUnit
16 26 (1.47%) IntelliJ
16 26 (1.47%) LINQPad
16 26 (1.47%) ReSharper
16 26 (1.47%) webpack
General
1 243 (13.78%) Finance
2 98 (5.56%) Games
3 67 (3.80%) Marketing
4 65 (3.69%) Banking
5 53 (3.01%) Publishing
6 44 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 42 (2.38%) Retail
8 39 (2.21%) Telecoms
9 31 (1.76%) Investment Banking
10 25 (1.42%) Electronics
11 23 (1.30%) Law
12 13 (0.74%) Automotive
13 9 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.40%) Legal
15 6 (0.34%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.28%) Back Office
17 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.11%) Advertising
18 2 (0.11%) Billing
18 2 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 936 (53.09%) Developer
2 224 (12.71%) Java Developer
3 208 (11.80%) Senior Developer
4 205 (11.63%) Software Engineer
5 197 (11.17%) .NET Developer
6 172 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 153 (8.68%) Software Developer
8 138 (7.83%) Full Stack Developer
9 127 (7.20%) C# Developer
10 108 (6.13%) Python Developer
11 90 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
12 86 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
13 78 (4.42%) AWS Engineer
14 76 (4.31%) Architect
14 76 (4.31%) Consultant
14 76 (4.31%) Java Engineer
15 71 (4.03%) Senior Java Developer
16 70 (3.97%) Python Engineer
17 66 (3.74%) Senior DevOps
18 65 (3.69%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 395 (22.40%) HTML
2 383 (21.72%) AngularJS
2 383 (21.72%) CSS
3 377 (21.38%) .NET
4 341 (19.34%) Kafka
5 336 (19.06%) Node.js
6 286 (16.22%) RabbitMQ
7 281 (15.94%) Spring
8 278 (15.77%) RESTful
9 264 (14.97%) React
10 231 (13.10%) Web Services
11 216 (12.25%) ASP.NET
12 214 (12.14%) Elastic Stack
13 154 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web API
14 151 (8.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 146 (8.28%) REST
16 124 (7.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 117 (6.64%) Vue.js
18 114 (6.47%) Spring Boot
19 107 (6.07%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 98 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 84 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 62 (3.52%) User Experience
4 54 (3.06%) Mobile App
5 40 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (1.87%) Data Structures
7 31 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
7 31 (1.76%) Tandem
8 30 (1.70%) Cloud Native
8 30 (1.70%) Public Cloud
9 25 (1.42%) Virtual Team
10 22 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
11 19 (1.08%) PKI
12 18 (1.02%) Data Centre
12 18 (1.02%) Replication
12 18 (1.02%) Social Media
13 16 (0.91%) Hedge funds
14 15 (0.85%) Cybercrime
14 15 (0.85%) Renewable Energy
15 14 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 527 (29.89%) Linux
2 143 (8.11%) Windows
3 78 (4.42%) Ubuntu
4 77 (4.37%) Unix
5 75 (4.25%) CentOS
6 61 (3.46%) Android
7 60 (3.40%) Windows Server
8 53 (3.01%) Apple iOS
9 38 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.74%) Solaris
11 8 (0.45%) Debian
12 7 (0.40%) CoreOS
13 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.11%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.11%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.11%) SmartOS
16 1 (0.057%) AIX
16 1 (0.057%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.057%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 875 (49.63%) Agile Software Development
2 538 (30.52%) DevOps
3 406 (23.03%) Software Engineering
4 303 (17.19%) Microservices
5 286 (16.22%) TDD
6 260 (14.75%) Scrum
7 259 (14.69%) MVC
8 250 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
9 230 (13.05%) Machine Learning
10 226 (12.82%) Analytics
11 210 (11.91%) Computer Science
12 186 (10.55%) Open Source
13 169 (9.59%) Data Science
14 143 (8.11%) Test Automation
15 142 (8.05%) Problem-Solving
16 129 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
17 128 (7.26%) Kanban
18 127 (7.20%) Artificial Intelligence
18 127 (7.20%) BDD
19 118 (6.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 720 (40.84%) JavaScript
2 677 (38.40%) Java
3 663 (37.61%) Python
4 436 (24.73%) C#
5 409 (23.20%) SQL
6 191 (10.83%) Ruby
7 176 (9.98%) PHP
8 166 (9.42%) Scala
9 162 (9.19%) Bash Shell
10 135 (7.66%) Go
11 91 (5.16%) C++
12 77 (4.37%) Java 8
13 73 (4.14%) PowerShell
14 63 (3.57%) TypeScript
15 60 (3.40%) Perl
16 59 (3.35%) C
17 43 (2.44%) Kotlin
17 43 (2.44%) T-SQL
18 28 (1.59%) Groovy
19 26 (1.47%) ES6
Qualifications
1 299 (16.96%) Degree
2 153 (8.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 71 (4.03%) Security Cleared
4 50 (2.84%) Numerate Degree
5 48 (2.72%) DV Cleared
6 42 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
7 34 (1.93%) SC Cleared
8 33 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (1.76%) CCNA
9 31 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (1.76%) MCSE
10 30 (1.70%) CISSP
10 30 (1.70%) CompTIA Security+
10 30 (1.70%) GIAC
10 30 (1.70%) Linux+ Certification
10 30 (1.70%) SANS
10 30 (1.70%) SSCP
11 24 (1.36%) AWS Certification
12 9 (0.51%) PhD
13 7 (0.40%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (3.23%) QA
2 14 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.17%) GDPR
4 3 (0.17%) MiFID
5 2 (0.11%) EMIR
5 2 (0.11%) SLA
6 1 (0.057%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.057%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 586 (33.24%) Docker
2 59 (3.35%) Apache Flume
3 37 (2.10%) Varnish
4 36 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (1.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 24 (1.36%) Active Directory
7 19 (1.08%) HDFS
8 8 (0.45%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.40%) Xen
10 5 (0.28%) NFS
10 5 (0.28%) XenApp
11 3 (0.17%) vSphere
12 2 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.057%) LXC
13 1 (0.057%) Snort
13 1 (0.057%) Squid
13 1 (0.057%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 395 (22.40%) Kubernetes
2 257 (14.58%) Terraform
3 245 (13.90%) Kibana
4 211 (11.97%) Ansible
5 164 (9.30%) Puppet
6 163 (9.25%) logstash
7 109 (6.18%) Opscode Chef
8 77 (4.37%) Hadoop YARN
9 72 (4.08%) Prometheus
10 62 (3.52%) Oozie
11 58 (3.29%) Grafana
12 57 (3.23%) Nagios
13 54 (3.06%) Packer
14 31 (1.76%) Graphite
15 21 (1.19%) Mesos
16 20 (1.13%) HAProxy
17 14 (0.79%) Rsyslog
17 14 (0.79%) ZABBIX
18 12 (0.68%) Marathon
18 12 (0.68%) yum
Vendors
1 188 (10.66%) Google
2 116 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 84 (4.76%) Oracle
4 76 (4.31%) Splunk
5 62 (3.52%) Cloudera
6 59 (3.35%) Hortonworks
7 53 (3.01%) Databricks
8 51 (2.89%) MapR
9 42 (2.38%) VMware
10 39 (2.21%) New Relic
11 30 (1.70%) AppDynamics
11 30 (1.70%) SAP
12 24 (1.36%) Red Hat
12 24 (1.36%) Talend
13 20 (1.13%) Informatica
14 19 (1.08%) IBM
15 18 (1.02%) Tableau
16 17 (0.96%) Atlassian
16 17 (0.96%) F5
17 14 (0.79%) Sybase