Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Erlang
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 966 1025 1034
Rank change year-on-year +59 +9 +100
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 191 158 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.090% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 139 140 166
UK median annual salary £50,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £39,750 £39,875 £40,000
90th Percentile £103,750 £96,625 £86,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -25.00% +9.09%

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 91,521 97,036 100,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.57% 55.33% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 76,139 79,618 86,640
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,775
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Erlang in the UK

Erlang
Top 11 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 16 October 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 +89 180 £50,000 -28.57% 21
London +49 113 £67,500 -6.90% 14
UK excluding London +42 70 £47,500 +5.56% 9
South West +57 49 £47,500 -5.00% 5
North West +11 8 £60,000 +39.53% 1
North of England +9 8 £60,000 +50.00% 1
South East +25 5 - - 1
East of England +19 4 £55,000 -37.14%
Wales -1 3 £25,250 -55.11% 1
West Midlands +28 1 £31,500 -37.00%
Midlands +13 1 £31,500 -37.00%

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 88 (46.07%) Java
2 63 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (31.41%) Python
4 54 (28.27%) Haskell
5 51 (26.70%) SQL
6 50 (26.18%) Finance
6 50 (26.18%) Mathematics
7 49 (25.65%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (24.08%) WFM
8 46 (24.08%) Back Office
9 45 (23.56%) JavaScript
10 43 (22.51%) Front Office
10 43 (22.51%) Banking
10 43 (22.51%) Verint
11 42 (21.99%) Functional Programming
11 42 (21.99%) Linux
12 39 (20.42%) Scala
13 38 (19.90%) Unix
13 38 (19.90%) C#
14 36 (18.85%) Ruby
15 34 (17.80%) NoSQL
16 33 (17.28%) HTML
17 32 (16.75%) C++
17 32 (16.75%) MongoDB
18 31 (16.23%) Elixir
19 29 (15.18%) Degree
20 28 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
20 28 (14.66%) Go
21 27 (14.14%) Software Engineering
22 25 (13.09%) PostgreSQL

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 6 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.09%) CMS
3 2 (1.05%) nginx
4 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.05%) HipChat
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.62%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.76%) SaaS
3 10 (5.24%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (5.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (4.71%) GitHub
5 6 (3.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.14%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (3.14%) Amazon Kinesis
5 6 (3.14%) Amazon S3
5 6 (3.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (3.14%) AWS Fargate
5 6 (3.14%) CloudFront
6 5 (2.62%) Serverless
7 2 (1.05%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.62%) HTTP
2 2 (1.05%) Internet
3 1 (0.52%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.80%) NoSQL
2 32 (16.75%) MongoDB
3 25 (13.09%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (11.52%) MySQL
5 18 (9.42%) Big Data
6 13 (6.81%) Relational Database
7 11 (5.76%) DB2
7 11 (5.76%) Redis
8 10 (5.24%) MariaDB
9 6 (3.14%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (3.14%) CouchDB
10 5 (2.62%) Blockchain
10 5 (2.62%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.09%) Riak
12 3 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.57%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.52%) MS Access
13 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (4.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.09%) JUnit
3 3 (1.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.05%) JIRA
5 1 (0.52%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (26.18%) Finance
2 46 (24.08%) Back Office
3 43 (22.51%) Banking
3 43 (22.51%) Front Office
4 25 (13.09%) Investment Banking
5 22 (11.52%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.09%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.57%) Games
8 2 (1.05%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.05%) Publishing
9 1 (0.52%) Advertising
9 1 (0.52%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) Marketing
9 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 95 (49.74%) Developer
2 43 (22.51%) Planning Manager
2 43 (22.51%) Resource Manager
2 43 (22.51%) Resource Planning Manager
3 27 (14.14%) Java Developer
4 23 (12.04%) Software Engineer
5 21 (10.99%) Senior Developer
6 14 (7.33%) Architect
7 13 (6.81%) Junior
7 13 (6.81%) Junior Developer
8 12 (6.28%) Erlang Developer
8 12 (6.28%) Full Stack Developer
8 12 (6.28%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (5.24%) Backend Developer
9 10 (5.24%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 8 (4.19%) Deployment Engineer
10 8 (4.19%) Platform Engineer
10 8 (4.19%) Reliability Engineer
11 7 (3.66%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.66%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.28%) HTML
2 25 (13.09%) .NET
3 21 (10.99%) React
4 18 (9.42%) CSS
5 17 (8.90%) Spring
6 14 (7.33%) RESTful
7 13 (6.81%) AngularJS
7 13 (6.81%) Web Services
8 12 (6.28%) Kafka
9 11 (5.76%) Node.js
10 10 (5.24%) GraphQL
10 10 (5.24%) gRPC
10 10 (5.24%) J2EE
10 10 (5.24%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (4.19%) Elastic Stack
11 8 (4.19%) Redux
12 6 (3.14%) .NET Core
12 6 (3.14%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (3.14%) Sass
12 6 (3.14%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.65%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (12.04%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.38%) Cyberthreat
3 16 (8.38%) Data Centre
3 16 (8.38%) Public Cloud
3 16 (8.38%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (7.85%) Algorithms
4 15 (7.85%) Client/Server
5 13 (6.81%) Management Information System
6 11 (5.76%) Data Structures
7 10 (5.24%) Social Network
8 9 (4.71%) Equities
8 9 (4.71%) Fixed Income
8 9 (4.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (2.62%) Bitcoin
10 5 (2.62%) Digital Currency
10 5 (2.62%) Digital Media
10 5 (2.62%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.99%) Linux
2 38 (19.90%) Unix
3 13 (6.81%) Windows
4 4 (2.09%) Android
4 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.57%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.05%) Debian
6 2 (1.05%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.05%) Solaris
6 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.52%) AIX
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (26.18%) Mathematics
3 46 (24.08%) WFM
4 42 (21.99%) Functional Programming
5 27 (14.14%) Software Engineering
6 24 (12.57%) Open Source
7 22 (11.52%) DevOps
7 22 (11.52%) SDLC
8 18 (9.42%) Low Latency
9 16 (8.38%) High Availability
9 16 (8.38%) Innovative Thinking
9 16 (8.38%) Investment Management
9 16 (8.38%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (8.38%) Risk Management
9 16 (8.38%) Strategic Thinking
9 16 (8.38%) TDD
10 15 (7.85%) Machine Learning
11 14 (7.33%) Multithreading
12 13 (6.81%) Mentoring
12 13 (6.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 88 (46.07%) Java
2 60 (31.41%) Python
3 54 (28.27%) Haskell
4 51 (26.70%) SQL
5 45 (23.56%) JavaScript
6 39 (20.42%) Scala
7 38 (19.90%) C#
8 36 (18.85%) Ruby
9 32 (16.75%) C++
10 31 (16.23%) Elixir
11 28 (14.66%) Go
12 25 (13.09%) Kotlin
13 20 (10.47%) F#
14 18 (9.42%) C
15 15 (7.85%) Rust
16 12 (6.28%) Clojure
17 11 (5.76%) Perl
18 6 (3.14%) Java 8
18 6 (3.14%) Java 9
19 5 (2.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (15.18%) Degree
2 7 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.62%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.62%) GDPR
2 1 (0.52%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) SEPA
System Software
1 20 (10.47%) Docker
2 7 (3.66%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (6.81%) Ansible
2 11 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (5.24%) Puppet
4 8 (4.19%) Terraform
5 6 (3.14%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.57%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (1.57%) Rancher
7 1 (0.52%) Kibana
7 1 (0.52%) logstash
7 1 (0.52%) StatsD
Vendors
1 43 (22.51%) Verint
2 16 (8.38%) Google
3 12 (6.28%) Oracle
4 10 (5.24%) SaltStack
5 5 (2.62%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.09%) Sybase
7 2 (1.05%) Perforce
7 2 (1.05%) VMware
8 1 (0.52%) Adobe
8 1 (0.52%) IBM
8 1 (0.52%) SAP
8 1 (0.52%) Splunk