Period
to 26 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Elixir skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Elixir over the 6 months to 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elixir
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 815 642 1021
Rank change year-on-year -173 +379 +3
Permanent jobs citing Elixir 207 56 75
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.12% 0.053%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.20% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 18 56 63
10th Percentile £43,375 £46,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £68,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £78,750 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +21.15% -7.14%
75th Percentile £87,000 £85,313 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £92,500 £82,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -45.00% -9.09% +74.60%

Elixir is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 65,510 28,468 75,004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 53.92% 59.04% 53.39%
Number of salaries quoted 43,967 24,137 61,776
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,517 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £74,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Elixir
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Elixir as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Elixir in the UK

Elixir
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Elixir.

Salary trend for Elixir in the UK

Elixir
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Elixir over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Elixir in the UK

Elixir
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Elixir within the UK over the 6 months to 26 September 2021. 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 -173 198 £80,000 +1.59% 8
London -87 191 £87,000 +8.75% 4
Work from Home -259 35 £65,000 +13.04% 1
UK excluding London -262 2 £27,500 -45.00% 4
South East -168 1 £27,500 -54.17% 2
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, IT jobs citing Elixir 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 Elixir.

1 150 (72.46%) Ruby
2 103 (49.76%) Full Stack Development
3 100 (48.31%) Software Engineering
4 88 (42.51%) JavaScript
5 81 (39.13%) React
5 81 (39.13%) GraphQL
6 80 (38.65%) User Experience
7 73 (35.27%) Kubernetes
7 73 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (34.30%) Python
9 70 (33.82%) TypeScript
10 60 (28.99%) Terraform
11 59 (28.50%) Java
11 59 (28.50%) Node.js
11 59 (28.50%) AWS
12 57 (27.54%) Finance
12 57 (27.54%) Phoenix Framework
13 56 (27.05%) Go
14 55 (26.57%) Erlang
15 48 (23.19%) Marketing
16 45 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
17 43 (20.77%) PostgreSQL
17 43 (20.77%) HTML
17 43 (20.77%) CSS
18 42 (20.29%) Clojure
19 41 (19.81%) RESTful
19 41 (19.81%) Mentoring
19 41 (19.81%) Elm
20 40 (19.32%) Google
21 38 (18.36%) Ruby on Rails

Elixir
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 14 (6.76%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.42%) Confluence
3 4 (1.93%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (0.97%) Adobe XD
1 2 (0.97%) Figma
1 2 (0.97%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 59 (28.50%) AWS
2 36 (17.39%) GCP
3 18 (8.70%) SaaS
4 13 (6.28%) Heroku
5 12 (5.80%) Serverless
6 8 (3.86%) Trello
7 7 (3.38%) GitHub
8 5 (2.42%) Slack
9 3 (1.45%) Azure
10 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.97%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon EKS
11 1 (0.48%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.73%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.77%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (12.08%) Relational Database
3 16 (7.73%) Redis
4 12 (5.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (4.83%) BigQuery
6 6 (2.90%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.93%) NewSQL
8 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.80%) Mocha
2 12 (5.80%) RSpec
2 12 (5.80%) Sinon.JS
3 7 (3.38%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.42%) Cypress.io
4 5 (2.42%) Travis CI
5 2 (0.97%) CircleCI
5 2 (0.97%) webpack
6 1 (0.48%) ESLint
General
1 57 (27.54%) Finance
2 48 (23.19%) Marketing
3 26 (12.56%) Social Skills
4 22 (10.63%) Advertising
5 20 (9.66%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 3 (1.45%) Banking
8 2 (0.97%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.97%) Publishing
9 1 (0.48%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.48%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 85 (41.06%) Software Engineer
2 61 (29.47%) Senior Software Engineer
3 51 (24.64%) Developer
4 20 (9.66%) Full Stack Developer
5 15 (7.25%) Backend Developer
6 13 (6.28%) Senior Developer
7 12 (5.80%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 10 (4.83%) Elixir Developer
9 8 (3.86%) Ruby Engineer
10 7 (3.38%) Software Developer
11 6 (2.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (2.90%) Web Engineer
12 5 (2.42%) Development Team Leader
12 5 (2.42%) Product Engineer
12 5 (2.42%) Team Leader
13 3 (1.45%) JavaScript Engineer
14 1 (0.48%) Clojure Developer
14 1 (0.48%) E-Commerce Developer
14 1 (0.48%) Open Source Engineer
14 1 (0.48%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (39.13%) GraphQL
1 81 (39.13%) React
2 59 (28.50%) Node.js
3 57 (27.54%) Phoenix Framework
4 43 (20.77%) CSS
4 43 (20.77%) HTML
5 41 (19.81%) RESTful
6 38 (18.36%) Ruby on Rails
7 31 (14.98%) Vue.js
8 29 (14.01%) PyTorch
9 19 (9.18%) Kafka
10 15 (7.25%) REST
11 14 (6.76%) AngularJS
11 14 (6.76%) JSON
12 13 (6.28%) Apollo GraphQL
13 12 (5.80%) Chai
14 11 (5.31%) koa
15 9 (4.35%) TensorFlow
16 7 (3.38%) D3.js
16 7 (3.38%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 80 (38.65%) User Experience
2 22 (10.63%) Marketing Technology
3 5 (2.42%) iPhone
4 4 (1.93%) Blog
5 2 (0.97%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (0.97%) Tandem
6 1 (0.48%) Animation
6 1 (0.48%) Legacy Code
6 1 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.90%) Android
1 6 (2.90%) Linux
2 3 (1.45%) Unix
3 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (49.76%) Full Stack Development
2 100 (48.31%) Software Engineering
3 73 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
5 41 (19.81%) Mentoring
6 37 (17.87%) Functional Programming
7 34 (16.43%) Machine Learning
7 34 (16.43%) Open Source
8 31 (14.98%) API Design
8 31 (14.98%) Infrastructure as Code
8 31 (14.98%) Pair Programming
9 30 (14.49%) Artificial Intelligence
9 30 (14.49%) Computer Science
9 30 (14.49%) DevOps
9 30 (14.49%) Refactoring
10 29 (14.01%) Deep Learning
11 26 (12.56%) OpenUP
12 24 (11.59%) Microservices
13 23 (11.11%) Workflow
14 22 (10.63%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 150 (72.46%) Ruby
2 88 (42.51%) JavaScript
3 71 (34.30%) Python
4 70 (33.82%) TypeScript
5 59 (28.50%) Java
6 56 (27.05%) Go
7 55 (26.57%) Erlang
8 42 (20.29%) Clojure
9 41 (19.81%) Elm
10 29 (14.01%) ML
11 26 (12.56%) Haskell
12 23 (11.11%) SQL
13 22 (10.63%) C++
13 22 (10.63%) Scala
14 20 (9.66%) C
14 20 (9.66%) PHP
15 16 (7.73%) Rust
16 12 (5.80%) ES6
16 12 (5.80%) Lua
17 4 (1.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (0.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.73%) Accessibility
2 5 (2.42%) QA
System Software
1 33 (15.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 73 (35.27%) Kubernetes
2 60 (28.99%) Terraform
3 26 (12.56%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.86%) Grafana
4 8 (3.86%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 40 (19.32%) Google
2 22 (10.63%) Facebook
2 22 (10.63%) Snapchat
3 2 (0.97%) Adobe
3 2 (0.97%) Spotify