Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 276 298
Rank change year-on-year +43 +22 +138
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 2,330 2,257 2,077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.46% 1.26% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.03% 7.25% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,895 1,801 1,866
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 25,808 31,123 33,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.16% 17.32% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20,720 25,264 28,401
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Elasticsearch in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 16 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 13 December 2018. 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 +35 2,212 £60,000 - 377
London +43 1,317 £67,500 +3.85% 230
UK excluding London +28 984 £50,000 +5.26% 178
South East -7 342 £45,000 -18.18% 55
North of England +86 242 £49,242 +9.43% 44
North West +22 140 £50,000 +11.11% 30
East of England +7 110 £60,000 +26.32% 15
South West -20 109 £47,500 +2.15% 19
Midlands +46 89 £60,000 +33.33% 14
Yorkshire +77 85 £45,000 +2.86% 12
West Midlands +36 50 £55,000 +37.50% 11
Wales +4 44 £40,000 +5.26% 12
East Midlands +14 39 £75,000 +57.89% 3
Scotland +28 37 £52,500 +16.67% 13
North East - 21 £62,500 - 2
Northern Ireland +7 13 £42,500 +46.55% 6

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 1,314 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
2 919 (39.44%) Java
3 914 (39.23%) JavaScript
4 803 (34.46%) Python
5 798 (34.25%) C#
6 797 (34.21%) Amazon AWS
7 689 (29.57%) .NET
8 664 (28.50%) Linux
9 656 (28.15%) Docker
10 643 (27.60%) AngularJS
11 626 (26.87%) DevOps
12 609 (26.14%) HTML
13 598 (25.67%) MongoDB
14 587 (25.19%) Microsoft Azure
15 560 (24.03%) SQL Server
16 553 (23.73%) CSS
17 543 (23.30%) SQL
18 510 (21.89%) RabbitMQ
19 495 (21.24%) NoSQL
20 483 (20.73%) MVC
21 468 (20.09%) Microservices
22 464 (19.91%) Software Engineering
23 459 (19.70%) Git (software)
24 411 (17.64%) TDD
25 406 (17.42%) ASP.NET
26 392 (16.82%) MySQL
27 390 (16.74%) Kafka
28 377 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web API
29 376 (16.14%) PostgreSQL
30 371 (15.92%) Big Data

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
1 292 (12.53%) Apache Spark
2 171 (7.34%) Apache
3 152 (6.52%) Apache Solr
4 128 (5.49%) nginx
5 82 (3.52%) Tomcat
6 76 (3.26%) Apache Pig
7 55 (2.36%) Confluence
8 47 (2.02%) CMS
9 25 (1.07%) SharePoint
10 23 (0.99%) Drupal
11 22 (0.94%) IIS
11 22 (0.94%) WildFly
12 20 (0.86%) WebSphere
13 16 (0.69%) WebLogic
14 15 (0.64%) GlassFish
15 14 (0.60%) JBoss
16 13 (0.56%) Jupyter
17 12 (0.52%) OpenStack
18 11 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
19 10 (0.43%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.13%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.13%) Maya
4 3 (0.13%) SPSS
5 2 (0.086%) Snapchat
6 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.043%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.043%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.26%) Magento
3 1 (0.043%) Actimize
3 1 (0.043%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.043%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.043%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 797 (34.21%) Amazon AWS
2 587 (25.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 178 (7.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 130 (5.58%) GitHub
5 104 (4.46%) SaaS
6 101 (4.33%) Cloud Computing
7 94 (4.03%) Amazon EC2
8 93 (3.99%) Serverless
9 81 (3.48%) Amazon S3
10 80 (3.43%) AWS CloudFormation
11 63 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 61 (2.62%) AWS Lambda
13 57 (2.45%) Google Play
14 39 (1.67%) CloudFront
15 36 (1.55%) IaaS
16 33 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 32 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
18 29 (1.24%) npm
19 28 (1.20%) PaaS
20 27 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (3.69%) Internet
2 72 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 66 (2.83%) HTTP
4 57 (2.45%) DNS
5 48 (2.06%) VPN
6 45 (1.93%) Firewall
7 28 (1.20%) SSL
8 15 (0.64%) DHCP
8 15 (0.64%) Network Security
9 12 (0.52%) OpenLDAP
10 11 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
11 10 (0.43%) Ethernet
11 10 (0.43%) MPLS
12 9 (0.39%) Intranet
12 9 (0.39%) NetScaler
12 9 (0.39%) SNMP
13 8 (0.34%) AMQP
13 8 (0.34%) HTTPS
13 8 (0.34%) SSH
14 7 (0.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 598 (25.67%) MongoDB
2 560 (24.03%) SQL Server
3 495 (21.24%) NoSQL
4 392 (16.82%) MySQL
5 376 (16.14%) PostgreSQL
6 371 (15.92%) Big Data
7 322 (13.82%) Hadoop
8 316 (13.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 281 (12.06%) Redis
10 143 (6.14%) HBase
11 141 (6.05%) Apache Hive
12 127 (5.45%) Relational Database
13 113 (4.85%) Couchbase
14 105 (4.51%) Amazon Redshift
15 83 (3.56%) Flink
16 76 (3.26%) CouchDB
16 76 (3.26%) Impala
17 66 (2.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 58 (2.49%) Amazon RDS
19 54 (2.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 459 (19.70%) Git (software)
2 311 (13.35%) Jenkins
3 135 (5.79%) TeamCity
4 98 (4.21%) JIRA
5 79 (3.39%) Selenium
6 74 (3.18%) Cucumber
7 70 (3.00%) Subversion
8 68 (2.92%) Octopus Deploy
8 68 (2.92%) Visual Studio
9 67 (2.88%) Maven
10 65 (2.79%) JUnit
11 59 (2.53%) webpack
12 58 (2.49%) gulp
13 49 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
14 41 (1.76%) Vagrant
15 39 (1.67%) Grunt
16 38 (1.63%) Bitbucket
16 38 (1.63%) GitLab
17 35 (1.50%) Eclipse
17 35 (1.50%) Mercurial
General
1 356 (15.28%) Finance
2 243 (10.43%) Games
3 94 (4.03%) Banking
4 78 (3.35%) Investment Banking
5 72 (3.09%) Marketing
6 71 (3.05%) Retail
7 59 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 34 (1.46%) Electronics
9 33 (1.42%) Manufacturing
10 28 (1.20%) Law
11 24 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
12 17 (0.73%) Publishing
13 16 (0.69%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.64%) Legal
15 13 (0.56%) Advertising
16 11 (0.47%) Automotive
17 10 (0.43%) Military
17 10 (0.43%) Music Industry
18 7 (0.30%) Front Office
19 6 (0.26%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 1,329 (57.04%) Developer
2 397 (17.04%) .NET Developer
3 324 (13.91%) Java Developer
4 286 (12.27%) Senior Developer
5 260 (11.16%) Software Engineer
6 242 (10.39%) C# Developer
7 187 (8.03%) DevOps Engineer
8 185 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 143 (6.14%) ASP.NET Developer
10 142 (6.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 132 (5.67%) Full Stack Developer
12 128 (5.49%) Python Developer
13 126 (5.41%) Software Developer
14 120 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 111 (4.76%) Java Engineer
16 107 (4.59%) Data Engineer
17 103 (4.42%) Senior Java Developer
18 100 (4.29%) PHP Developer
19 99 (4.25%) Architect
20 89 (3.82%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 689 (29.57%) .NET
2 643 (27.60%) AngularJS
3 609 (26.14%) HTML
4 553 (23.73%) CSS
5 510 (21.89%) RabbitMQ
6 406 (17.42%) ASP.NET
7 390 (16.74%) Kafka
8 377 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 355 (15.24%) Spring
10 345 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 335 (14.38%) RESTful
12 316 (13.56%) Node.js
13 302 (12.96%) REST
14 281 (12.06%) React
15 254 (10.90%) HTML5
16 224 (9.61%) Web Services
17 219 (9.40%) .NET Framework
18 203 (8.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 197 (8.45%) Elastic Stack
20 177 (7.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 155 (6.65%) Greenfield Project
2 100 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (4.29%) Mobile App
3 94 (4.03%) User Experience
4 84 (3.61%) Tandem
5 73 (3.13%) Fintech
6 62 (2.66%) Algorithms
7 58 (2.49%) iPhone
8 48 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
9 47 (2.02%) Data Centre
10 44 (1.89%) Data Structures
11 40 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
12 39 (1.67%) Management Information System
13 36 (1.55%) Public Cloud
14 34 (1.46%) Social Media
15 33 (1.42%) Robotics
16 32 (1.37%) Replication
17 27 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
18 20 (0.86%) Private Cloud
18 20 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 664 (28.50%) Linux
2 202 (8.67%) Windows
3 127 (5.45%) CentOS
4 89 (3.82%) Android
5 71 (3.05%) Unix
6 64 (2.75%) Ubuntu
7 49 (2.10%) Windows Server
8 39 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 15 (0.64%) Debian
11 11 (0.47%) Windows 10
11 11 (0.47%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.47%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.34%) Amazon Linux
12 8 (0.34%) CoreOS
13 7 (0.30%) FreeBSD
14 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.21%) Solaris
16 3 (0.13%) Fedora
16 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,314 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
2 626 (26.87%) DevOps
3 483 (20.73%) MVC
4 468 (20.09%) Microservices
5 464 (19.91%) Software Engineering
6 411 (17.64%) TDD
7 328 (14.08%) Scrum
8 254 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
9 250 (10.73%) Web Application Development
10 244 (10.47%) Open Source
11 243 (10.43%) OO
12 221 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
13 206 (8.84%) Web Development
14 203 (8.71%) Computer Science
15 199 (8.54%) Test Automation
16 185 (7.94%) Analytics
17 183 (7.85%) BDD
18 161 (6.91%) Kanban
19 157 (6.74%) Machine Learning
20 155 (6.65%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 919 (39.44%) Java
2 914 (39.23%) JavaScript
3 803 (34.46%) Python
4 798 (34.25%) C#
5 543 (23.30%) SQL
6 215 (9.23%) Ruby
7 198 (8.50%) Scala
8 185 (7.94%) PHP
9 182 (7.81%) Java 8
10 180 (7.73%) Bash Shell
11 155 (6.65%) C++
12 105 (4.51%) PowerShell
13 104 (4.46%) Go
14 84 (3.61%) Perl
15 76 (3.26%) ES6
16 69 (2.96%) C
16 69 (2.96%) TypeScript
17 65 (2.79%) F#
18 64 (2.75%) Shell Script
19 45 (1.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 241 (10.34%) Degree
2 149 (6.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 101 (4.33%) Security Cleared
4 64 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 51 (2.19%) DV Cleared
6 40 (1.72%) AWS Certification
7 23 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
8 22 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (0.47%) MCPD
10 9 (0.39%) PhD
11 6 (0.26%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.17%) CIPD
12 4 (0.17%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.17%) RHCE
12 4 (0.17%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.086%) CCNA
13 2 (0.086%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.086%) CISSP
14 1 (0.043%) MCSE
14 1 (0.043%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (4.25%) QA
2 20 (0.86%) SLA
3 15 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.56%) GDPR
5 11 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.43%) MiFID
6 10 (0.43%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.17%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.17%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.13%) WCAG
10 1 (0.043%) HL7
10 1 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 656 (28.15%) Docker
2 88 (3.78%) Apache Flume
3 51 (2.19%) Varnish
4 47 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 45 (1.93%) HDFS
6 39 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 28 (1.20%) Active Directory
8 27 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
9 20 (0.86%) Hyper-V
10 13 (0.56%) Snort
11 10 (0.43%) vSphere
12 8 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.30%) LXC
14 6 (0.26%) KVM
14 6 (0.26%) Xen
15 5 (0.21%) QEMU
16 4 (0.17%) Squid
16 4 (0.17%) VirtualBox
16 4 (0.17%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 318 (13.65%) Kubernetes
2 306 (13.13%) Kibana
3 273 (11.72%) Ansible
4 190 (8.15%) Puppet
5 178 (7.64%) Opscode Chef
5 178 (7.64%) Terraform
6 160 (6.87%) logstash
7 92 (3.95%) Hadoop YARN
8 81 (3.48%) Grafana
9 69 (2.96%) Oozie
10 47 (2.02%) Packer
11 40 (1.72%) HAProxy
12 39 (1.67%) Graphite
13 36 (1.55%) ZABBIX
14 35 (1.50%) Nagios
15 30 (1.29%) Mesos
15 30 (1.29%) Prometheus
16 22 (0.94%) Cobbler
17 19 (0.82%) Consul
18 15 (0.64%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 301 (12.92%) Google
2 256 (10.99%) Microsoft
3 127 (5.45%) Oracle
4 91 (3.91%) VMware
5 77 (3.30%) Hortonworks
6 73 (3.13%) Cloudera
7 61 (2.62%) MapR
7 61 (2.62%) Red Hat
8 59 (2.53%) Databricks
8 59 (2.53%) New Relic
9 53 (2.27%) Tableau
10 52 (2.23%) Splunk
11 42 (1.80%) SAP
12 37 (1.59%) ServiceNow
13 32 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
14 27 (1.16%) IBM
15 21 (0.90%) Cisco
15 21 (0.90%) Facebook
16 18 (0.77%) Zend
17 17 (0.73%) Atlassian