Period
to 17 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Erlang
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1018 1049 1113
Rank change year-on-year +31 +64 +22
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 159 192 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.091% 0.10% 0.084%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 141 165 156
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £86,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +9.09% +4.76%

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 96810 101233 112248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.34% 52.76% 51.54%
Number of salaries quoted 79401 87311 95861
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +2.56%

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 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Erlang in the UK

Erlang
Top 13 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 October 2017. 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 +28 144 £70,000 +12.00% 31
London +13 108 £72,500 +11.54% 16
UK excluding London +16 38 £45,000 -25.00% 15
North of England +19 21 £40,000 -30.43% 7
Yorkshire - 11 £37,500 -
North West -5 10 £45,750 -20.43% 7
Midlands +21 8 £50,000 -16.67%
West Midlands +17 6 £50,000 -16.67%
South West +9 4 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East Midlands +36 2 £42,500 -11.46%
Wales +6 2 £56,250 +7.14%
South East - 2 - - 2
East of England -3 1 £87,500 +34.62% 2

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, 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 73 (45.91%) Functional Programming
2 69 (43.40%) Haskell
3 66 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (33.33%) Fintech
5 50 (31.45%) Software Engineering
6 48 (30.19%) Python
7 46 (28.93%) Linux
8 44 (27.67%) Go
9 43 (27.04%) Java
9 43 (27.04%) Finance
10 42 (26.42%) Scala
11 40 (25.16%) .NET
12 37 (23.27%) F#
13 36 (22.64%) C#
13 36 (22.64%) SQL
14 32 (20.13%) JavaScript
15 30 (18.87%) Open Source
15 30 (18.87%) NoSQL
16 28 (17.61%) Greenfield Project
16 28 (17.61%) Clojure
17 27 (16.98%) HTML
18 26 (16.35%) Computer Science
19 25 (15.72%) Amazon AWS
19 25 (15.72%) C++
19 25 (15.72%) CSS
20 24 (15.09%) Docker
21 23 (14.47%) Blockchain
21 23 (14.47%) Mathematics
22 22 (13.84%) Node.js
22 22 (13.84%) 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 10 (6.29%) Tomcat
2 9 (5.66%) Ethereum
3 8 (5.03%) Hyperledger
4 6 (3.77%) Apache
4 6 (3.77%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.52%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.52%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.26%) IIS
8 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Magento
1 1 (0.63%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.72%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.66%) GitHub
3 9 (5.66%) SaaS
4 8 (5.03%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.77%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (3.77%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.26%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.26%) IaaS
6 2 (1.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.58%) VoIP
2 14 (8.81%) SAN
3 4 (2.52%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.89%) HTTP
5 2 (1.26%) AMQP
6 1 (0.63%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.63%) ICMP
6 1 (0.63%) Internet
6 1 (0.63%) Network Security
6 1 (0.63%) SMS
6 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.87%) NoSQL
2 23 (14.47%) Blockchain
3 13 (8.18%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.29%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.03%) MySQL
5 8 (5.03%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.40%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.40%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.40%) Redis
7 6 (3.77%) InfluxDB
7 6 (3.77%) Riak
8 5 (3.14%) Couchbase
9 4 (2.52%) Big Data
9 4 (2.52%) DB2
10 2 (1.26%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.26%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.63%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 21 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.40%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.77%) Maven
3 6 (3.77%) SpecFlow
3 6 (3.77%) Subversion
3 6 (3.77%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.52%) git-flow
5 3 (1.89%) AccuRev
5 3 (1.89%) JIRA
6 2 (1.26%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.26%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.26%) MSI
6 2 (1.26%) NuGet
6 2 (1.26%) Selenium
6 2 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.26%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.26%) WiX
7 1 (0.63%) CircleCI
General
1 43 (27.04%) Finance
2 15 (9.43%) Financial Institution
3 13 (8.18%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.66%) Banking
5 8 (5.03%) Publishing
6 7 (4.40%) Billing
6 7 (4.40%) Games
6 7 (4.40%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.14%) Electronics
7 5 (3.14%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.14%) Marketing
8 2 (1.26%) Back Office
8 2 (1.26%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 97 (61.01%) Developer
2 31 (19.50%) Software Engineer
3 30 (18.87%) Erlang Developer
4 21 (13.21%) Python Developer
4 21 (13.21%) Software Developer
5 18 (11.32%) .NET Developer
6 15 (9.43%) Full Stack Developer
6 15 (9.43%) Java Engineer
7 14 (8.81%) Support Specialist
8 12 (7.55%) Java Software Engineer
8 12 (7.55%) Network Specialist
8 12 (7.55%) Network Support
8 12 (7.55%) Network Support Specialist
8 12 (7.55%) Node.js Developer
9 11 (6.92%) C# Developer
9 11 (6.92%) C++ Developer
9 11 (6.92%) Java Developer
9 11 (6.92%) Programmer
9 11 (6.92%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (25.16%) .NET
2 27 (16.98%) HTML
3 25 (15.72%) CSS
4 22 (13.84%) Node.js
5 17 (10.69%) ASP.NET
6 15 (9.43%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (8.81%) Django
7 14 (8.81%) HTML5
8 13 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (8.18%) REST
9 12 (7.55%) jQuery
10 11 (6.92%) CSS3
10 11 (6.92%) Spring
11 10 (6.29%) AngularJS
12 8 (5.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (5.03%) Middleware
12 8 (5.03%) Smart Contracts
12 8 (5.03%) WebSockets
13 7 (4.40%) Kafka
13 7 (4.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (33.33%) Fintech
2 28 (17.61%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (16.35%) Computer Science
4 16 (10.06%) Algorithms
5 15 (9.43%) Data Structures
6 14 (8.81%) Bitcoin
6 14 (8.81%) Data Centre
7 12 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (5.66%) Client/Server
8 9 (5.66%) Digital Currency
9 8 (5.03%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (3.14%) Hedge funds
11 4 (2.52%) Derivative
11 4 (2.52%) SWIFT
12 3 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.26%) Mobile Games
13 2 (1.26%) PlayStation
14 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
14 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.93%) Linux
2 13 (8.18%) Unix
3 7 (4.40%) Windows
4 6 (3.77%) Android
4 6 (3.77%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.77%) VMS
5 5 (3.14%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.52%) AIX
6 4 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.52%) Solaris
7 2 (1.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (45.91%) Functional Programming
2 66 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (31.45%) Software Engineering
4 30 (18.87%) Open Source
5 23 (14.47%) Mathematics
6 21 (13.21%) OO
7 19 (11.95%) MVC
8 18 (11.32%) OOP
9 17 (10.69%) DevOps
9 17 (10.69%) Microservices
9 17 (10.69%) Multithreading
9 17 (10.69%) Scrum
10 16 (10.06%) Web Development
11 15 (9.43%) Release Management
11 15 (9.43%) Validation
12 14 (8.81%) Test Automation
13 12 (7.55%) Machine Learning
13 12 (7.55%) Task Automation
14 11 (6.92%) BDD
14 11 (6.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 69 (43.40%) Haskell
2 48 (30.19%) Python
3 44 (27.67%) Go
4 43 (27.04%) Java
5 42 (26.42%) Scala
6 37 (23.27%) F#
7 36 (22.64%) C#
7 36 (22.64%) SQL
8 32 (20.13%) JavaScript
9 28 (17.61%) Clojure
10 25 (15.72%) C++
11 22 (13.84%) Elixir
12 17 (10.69%) Ruby
13 15 (9.43%) C
14 13 (8.18%) Kotlin
15 11 (6.92%) OCaml
16 8 (5.03%) ML
16 8 (5.03%) Perl
16 8 (5.03%) Rust
16 8 (5.03%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 20 (12.58%) Degree
2 14 (8.81%) CCIE
2 14 (8.81%) CCNA
2 14 (8.81%) CCNP
2 14 (8.81%) CCNP Voice
2 14 (8.81%) CCVP
2 14 (8.81%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (6.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (5.03%) PhD
5 2 (1.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.81%) SLA
2 4 (2.52%) SEPA
3 2 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 24 (15.09%) Docker
2 6 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (8.81%) Ansible
1 14 (8.81%) Cisco IPCC
1 14 (8.81%) Cisco UCCE
2 12 (7.55%) Kubernetes
3 9 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (5.66%) Puppet
4 8 (5.03%) Nagios
5 7 (4.40%) Terraform
6 6 (3.77%) Cacti
6 6 (3.77%) Grafana
6 6 (3.77%) Graphite
6 6 (3.77%) Munin
6 6 (3.77%) Salt
7 2 (1.26%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 14 (8.81%) Cisco
2 6 (3.77%) IBM
3 5 (3.14%) SAP
4 4 (2.52%) Google
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle
5 3 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.26%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.63%) Avaya
7 1 (0.63%) Huawei
7 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.63%) VocaLink