Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Erlang
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 995 1029 1081
Rank change year-on-year +34 +52 +60
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 187 155 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 139 137 204
UK median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% +8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £96,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% -22.50% -

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 98,386 98,473 106,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.96% 55.44% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 81,750 82,510 91,972
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,470 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Erlang in the UK

Erlang
Top 14 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 17 July 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 +44 174 £50,000 -23.08% 14
London +10 91 £67,500 -6.90% 7
UK excluding London +37 88 £47,500 +2.15% 7
South West +33 35 £47,500 - 1
Midlands +27 21 £45,000 -14.29% 2
West Midlands +23 12 £46,250 -22.92% 2
East of England +15 11 £42,500 -37.04%
North of England 0 10 £58,750 +46.88% 2
North West +14 9 £60,000 +29.03% 1
East Midlands +7 9 £35,000 -17.65%
South East +7 6 - - 2
Wales +7 4 £25,475 -63.61%
Yorkshire +9 1 £29,000 -22.67% 1
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Erlang 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 Erlang.

1 93 (49.73%) Java
2 74 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (35.83%) Linux
4 66 (35.29%) Functional Programming
5 64 (34.22%) Python
6 56 (29.95%) SQL
7 55 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 55 (29.41%) C++
7 55 (29.41%) Finance
8 50 (26.74%) Haskell
9 48 (25.67%) NoSQL
10 47 (25.13%) Scala
11 44 (23.53%) HTML
12 42 (22.46%) Software Engineering
13 40 (21.39%) Go
14 36 (19.25%) Unix
15 35 (18.72%) .NET
16 32 (17.11%) Open Source
17 31 (16.58%) C#
17 31 (16.58%) Banking
18 30 (16.04%) Node.js
19 28 (14.97%) Financial Institution
20 27 (14.44%) SDLC
20 27 (14.44%) Problem-Solving
21 26 (13.90%) Low Latency
21 26 (13.90%) Ruby
21 26 (13.90%) Degree
22 25 (13.37%) Mathematics
22 25 (13.37%) C
22 25 (13.37%) Elixir

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 9 (4.81%) nginx
2 6 (3.21%) CMS
3 4 (2.14%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.07%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.07%) JBoss
4 2 (1.07%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.07%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.53%) Apache
5 1 (0.53%) Jetty
5 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.53%) Tornado
5 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (3.74%) HipChat
2 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.74%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.53%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.42%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (6.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (3.74%) Dropbox
4 5 (2.67%) GitHub
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.53%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (0.53%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (25.67%) NoSQL
2 24 (12.83%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 20 (10.70%) Big Data
5 16 (8.56%) MySQL
6 14 (7.49%) Relational Database
7 12 (6.42%) DB2
8 9 (4.81%) Redis
9 8 (4.28%) CouchDB
10 7 (3.74%) Blockchain
11 6 (3.21%) Hadoop
11 6 (3.21%) Riak
12 5 (2.67%) MariaDB
13 4 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (1.60%) Neo4j
15 2 (1.07%) Amazon Aurora
15 2 (1.07%) MS Access
15 2 (1.07%) RDBMS
16 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
16 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (6.42%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.21%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.14%) JUnit
3 4 (2.14%) Robot Framework
4 3 (1.60%) JMeter
4 3 (1.60%) Selenium
5 2 (1.07%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.53%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.53%) Gatling
6 1 (0.53%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.53%) Subversion
6 1 (0.53%) The Grinder
6 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
General
1 55 (29.41%) Finance
2 31 (16.58%) Banking
3 28 (14.97%) Financial Institution
4 24 (12.83%) Investment Banking
5 20 (10.70%) Back Office
6 15 (8.02%) Front Office
7 11 (5.88%) Games
8 7 (3.74%) Multimedia
8 7 (3.74%) Publishing
8 7 (3.74%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.07%) Marketing
10 1 (0.53%) Danish Language
10 1 (0.53%) French Language
10 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 106 (56.68%) Developer
2 38 (20.32%) Software Engineer
3 26 (13.90%) Erlang Developer
4 25 (13.37%) Senior Software Engineer
5 21 (11.23%) Java Developer
6 16 (8.56%) Erlang Software Engineer
7 15 (8.02%) Planning Manager
7 15 (8.02%) Resource Manager
7 15 (8.02%) Resource Planning Manager
7 15 (8.02%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.42%) Scala Software Engineer
9 11 (5.88%) Backend Developer
9 11 (5.88%) Clojure Engineer
9 11 (5.88%) Haskell Engineer
10 10 (5.35%) Applications Developer
10 10 (5.35%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 9 (4.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (4.81%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (4.28%) Platform Engineer
12 8 (4.28%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.53%) HTML
2 35 (18.72%) .NET
3 30 (16.04%) Node.js
4 22 (11.76%) Web Services
5 21 (11.23%) CSS
6 20 (10.70%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (10.16%) Kafka
8 18 (9.63%) AngularJS
8 18 (9.63%) HTML5
8 18 (9.63%) Spring
9 15 (8.02%) RESTful
10 12 (6.42%) Middleware
11 11 (5.88%) jQuery
12 10 (5.35%) CSS3
13 9 (4.81%) ASP.NET
13 9 (4.81%) Backbone.js
13 9 (4.81%) Underscore.js
14 8 (4.28%) LAMP
14 8 (4.28%) LEMP Stack
15 7 (3.74%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.70%) Cyberthreat
2 20 (10.70%) Data Centre
2 20 (10.70%) Public Cloud
3 19 (10.16%) Computer Science
4 18 (9.63%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (8.56%) Client/Server
5 16 (8.56%) Fintech
5 16 (8.56%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (8.02%) Management Information System
7 13 (6.95%) Digital Media
8 10 (5.35%) Mobile App
8 10 (5.35%) User Experience
9 8 (4.28%) Algorithms
10 7 (3.74%) Bitcoin
10 7 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (2.67%) Data Structures
11 5 (2.67%) Digital Currency
12 4 (2.14%) Social Network
13 3 (1.60%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 67 (35.83%) Linux
2 36 (19.25%) Unix
3 13 (6.95%) Windows
4 8 (4.28%) Debian
4 8 (4.28%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.14%) Android
5 4 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.07%) Solaris
6 2 (1.07%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.53%) AIX
7 1 (0.53%) CentOS
7 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (35.29%) Functional Programming
3 42 (22.46%) Software Engineering
4 32 (17.11%) Open Source
5 27 (14.44%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (14.44%) SDLC
6 26 (13.90%) Low Latency
7 25 (13.37%) Mathematics
8 22 (11.76%) DevOps
8 22 (11.76%) High Availability
9 21 (11.23%) Investment Management
9 21 (11.23%) Microservices
9 21 (11.23%) TDD
10 20 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (10.70%) Innovative Thinking
10 20 (10.70%) Risk Management
10 20 (10.70%) Strategic Thinking
11 19 (10.16%) WFM
12 16 (8.56%) OO
13 12 (6.42%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 93 (49.73%) Java
2 64 (34.22%) Python
3 56 (29.95%) SQL
4 55 (29.41%) C++
4 55 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 50 (26.74%) Haskell
6 47 (25.13%) Scala
7 40 (21.39%) Go
8 31 (16.58%) C#
9 26 (13.90%) Ruby
10 25 (13.37%) C
10 25 (13.37%) Elixir
11 24 (12.83%) Clojure
12 18 (9.63%) PHP
13 16 (8.56%) Kotlin
13 16 (8.56%) Perl
14 15 (8.02%) F#
15 11 (5.88%) Rust
16 8 (4.28%) Assembly Language
17 7 (3.74%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 26 (13.90%) Degree
2 4 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.07%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.07%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) GCP
2 1 (0.53%) SEPA
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (8.56%) Docker
2 8 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.74%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (10.16%) Ansible
2 14 (7.49%) Kubernetes
2 14 (7.49%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (6.95%) Puppet
4 4 (2.14%) Rancher
4 4 (2.14%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.60%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.07%) logstash
6 2 (1.07%) Terraform
7 1 (0.53%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.53%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.53%) Kibana
7 1 (0.53%) MOM
7 1 (0.53%) StatsD
Vendors
1 15 (8.02%) Capita
1 15 (8.02%) Verint
2 12 (6.42%) Google
2 12 (6.42%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.88%) SaltStack
4 8 (4.28%) Oracle
4 8 (4.28%) VMware
5 7 (3.74%) Perforce
6 6 (3.21%) IBM
7 4 (2.14%) Sybase
8 2 (1.07%) Splunk
9 1 (0.53%) Adobe
9 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.53%) SAP
9 1 (0.53%) TIBCO