Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Erlang skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Erlang over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Erlang
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1029 1013 1046
Rank change year-on-year -16 +33 +107
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 150 167 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.095% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 137 137 203
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £81,900 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% - +4.55%

Erlang 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 95,472 93,641 108,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.54% 53.22% 51.95%
Number of salaries quoted 79,667 80,417 93,034
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Erlang
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Erlang in the UK

Erlang
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Erlang in the UK

Erlang
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Erlang over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Erlang in the UK

Erlang
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Erlang within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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 -6 137 £65,000 +8.33% 32
London +7 96 £72,500 +11.54% 16
UK excluding London -23 42 £50,000 -13.04% 18
South West +16 19 £50,000 +11.11% 5
North of England +8 11 £63,750 +10.87% 2
North West -7 10 £67,500 +17.39% 2
Midlands +7 6 £35,000 -33.33% 2
West Midlands -12 6 £35,000 -41.67% 1
East of England 0 4 £56,250 -16.67% 4
Wales +14 1 £42,500 -24.44% 2
South East - 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Erlang also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Erlang.

1 90 (60.00%) Functional Programming
2 57 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (37.33%) Haskell
4 52 (34.67%) Python
5 51 (34.00%) Scala
6 47 (31.33%) Linux
7 45 (30.00%) Clojure
8 44 (29.33%) Software Engineering
9 39 (26.00%) Fintech
10 37 (24.67%) Java
11 36 (24.00%) Greenfield Project
12 33 (22.00%) Elixir
13 32 (21.33%) Go
14 30 (20.00%) Computer Science
14 30 (20.00%) F#
15 26 (17.33%) SQL
16 25 (16.67%) .NET
17 23 (15.33%) Microservices
17 23 (15.33%) Amazon AWS
17 23 (15.33%) Degree
18 22 (14.67%) Unix
18 22 (14.67%) OO
18 22 (14.67%) Finance
19 21 (14.00%) Relational Database
20 20 (13.33%) C#
21 19 (12.67%) Multithreading
22 18 (12.00%) Mathematics
23 17 (11.33%) NoSQL
23 17 (11.33%) Data Centre
24 16 (10.67%) Algorithms

Erlang
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 12 (8.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.00%) Ethereum
3 4 (2.67%) Hyperledger
4 3 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.33%) IIS
5 2 (1.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.67%) Magento
2 1 (0.67%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.67%) Odoo
2 1 (0.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.00%) GitHub
3 7 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.33%) SaaS
5 1 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.67%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.67%) Heroku
5 1 (0.67%) IaaS
5 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.00%) SAN
1 12 (8.00%) VoIP
2 4 (2.67%) IPFS
3 2 (1.33%) AMQP
4 1 (0.67%) HTTP
4 1 (0.67%) Internet
4 1 (0.67%) MQTT
4 1 (0.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.00%) Relational Database
2 17 (11.33%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.00%) Blockchain
5 7 (4.67%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.33%) Big Data
7 5 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.33%) Redis
8 4 (2.67%) Amazon Aurora
8 4 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.00%) Couchbase
9 3 (2.00%) MySQL
9 3 (2.00%) Riak
10 2 (1.33%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.67%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.67%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (6.00%) Robot Framework
2 7 (4.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.67%) Selenium
3 6 (4.00%) Vagrant
4 5 (3.33%) JMeter
5 4 (2.67%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.33%) CircleCI
6 2 (1.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.33%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.33%) MSI
6 2 (1.33%) NuGet
6 2 (1.33%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.33%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.33%) WiX
7 1 (0.67%) GitLab
7 1 (0.67%) JIRA
7 1 (0.67%) Maven
7 1 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (14.67%) Finance
2 9 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.67%) Games
4 4 (2.67%) Publishing
5 3 (2.00%) Banking
5 3 (2.00%) Billing
5 3 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.33%) Back Office
7 1 (0.67%) Electronics
7 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.67%) Retail
7 1 (0.67%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 89 (59.33%) Developer
2 38 (25.33%) Software Engineer
3 25 (16.67%) Erlang Developer
4 19 (12.67%) Python Developer
4 19 (12.67%) Scala Software Engineer
5 15 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 13 (8.67%) .NET Developer
7 12 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 12 (8.00%) Support Specialist
8 11 (7.33%) Java Developer
9 10 (6.67%) Python Software Engineer
9 10 (6.67%) Scala Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Agile Developer
11 8 (5.33%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.67%) Agile .NET Developer
12 7 (4.67%) Agile C# Developer
12 7 (4.67%) Junior
13 6 (4.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.67%) .NET
2 16 (10.67%) Kafka
3 14 (9.33%) RabbitMQ
4 12 (8.00%) Django
5 11 (7.33%) HTML
5 11 (7.33%) Node.js
6 10 (6.67%) Spring
7 9 (6.00%) Apache Flex
7 9 (6.00%) CSS
8 8 (5.33%) REST
8 8 (5.33%) Web Services
9 7 (4.67%) HTML5
10 6 (4.00%) Middleware
10 6 (4.00%) RESTful
11 5 (3.33%) AngularJS
11 5 (3.33%) ASP.NET
11 5 (3.33%) CSS3
11 5 (3.33%) jQuery
12 4 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (2.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.00%) Fintech
2 36 (24.00%) Greenfield Project
3 30 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 17 (11.33%) Data Centre
5 16 (10.67%) Algorithms
6 15 (10.00%) Data Structures
6 15 (10.00%) PlayStation
7 12 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (5.33%) Digital Media
9 7 (4.67%) Hedge funds
10 5 (3.33%) Client/Server
11 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (2.00%) Mobile App
12 3 (2.00%) Public Cloud
13 2 (1.33%) Derivative
13 2 (1.33%) Digital Currency
13 2 (1.33%) Social Media
14 1 (0.67%) PKI
14 1 (0.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 47 (31.33%) Linux
2 22 (14.67%) Unix
3 2 (1.33%) Android
3 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.33%) Windows
4 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (60.00%) Functional Programming
2 57 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (29.33%) Software Engineering
4 23 (15.33%) Microservices
5 22 (14.67%) OO
6 19 (12.67%) Multithreading
7 18 (12.00%) Mathematics
8 14 (9.33%) Mentoring
8 14 (9.33%) TDD
9 13 (8.67%) OOP
9 13 (8.67%) Open Source
9 13 (8.67%) Scrum
9 13 (8.67%) Validation
10 12 (8.00%) Release Management
11 11 (7.33%) DevOps
12 10 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (6.67%) Web Development
13 8 (5.33%) Machine Learning
13 8 (5.33%) MVC
14 6 (4.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 56 (37.33%) Haskell
2 52 (34.67%) Python
3 51 (34.00%) Scala
4 45 (30.00%) Clojure
5 37 (24.67%) Java
6 33 (22.00%) Elixir
7 32 (21.33%) Go
8 30 (20.00%) F#
9 26 (17.33%) SQL
10 20 (13.33%) C#
11 16 (10.67%) JavaScript
12 13 (8.67%) Lisp
13 12 (8.00%) C++
14 10 (6.67%) Bash Shell
15 9 (6.00%) C
16 8 (5.33%) Ruby
17 7 (4.67%) Perl
18 6 (4.00%) OCaml
19 4 (2.67%) APL
19 4 (2.67%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 23 (15.33%) Degree
2 12 (8.00%) CCIE
2 12 (8.00%) CCNA
2 12 (8.00%) CCNP
2 12 (8.00%) CCNP Voice
2 12 (8.00%) CCVP
2 12 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (2.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.67%) SLA
2 3 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.00%) Docker
2 1 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (8.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 12 (8.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 11 (7.33%) Ansible
3 10 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.67%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.00%) Nagios
5 3 (2.00%) Puppet
6 2 (1.33%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.33%) Mesos
6 2 (1.33%) Terraform
7 1 (0.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.67%) Consul
7 1 (0.67%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.67%) Grafana
7 1 (0.67%) logstash
7 1 (0.67%) MOM
7 1 (0.67%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 12 (8.00%) Cisco
2 3 (2.00%) IBM
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle
3 2 (1.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.67%) Capita
4 1 (0.67%) Demandware
4 1 (0.67%) Google
4 1 (0.67%) hybris
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.67%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.67%) SAP
4 1 (0.67%) Splunk
4 1 (0.67%) WooCommerce