Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Erlang
UK
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1006 1054 994
Rank change year-on-year +48 -60 +172
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 177 122 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.100% 0.072% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.13% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 161 100 252
UK median annual salary £52,500 £61,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +2.08% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £39,875 £43,875
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £52,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.90% -16.00% +13.64%

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 99,362 92,828 105,844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 56.06% 54.64% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 83,536 79,265 91,376
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,125
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +23 169 £52,500 -17.65% 17
London -12 91 £72,500 +9.43% 8
UK excluding London +10 80 £46,250 -11.90% 9
South West +9 31 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Midlands +2 24 £45,000 -18.18%
West Midlands -2 15 £45,000 -28.00%
East of England -12 12 £42,750 -36.67% 3
North of England -14 10 £72,500 +52.63%
East Midlands -1 9 £35,000 -12.50%
North West -20 9 £75,000 +30.43%
Yorkshire +8 1 £29,000 -27.50%
Wales +8 1 £25,700 -51.05%
Scotland -39 1 £47,500 +21.79%
South East - 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 97 (54.80%) Functional Programming
2 75 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (36.72%) Java
4 62 (35.03%) Scala
5 59 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 53 (29.94%) Haskell
6 53 (29.94%) Linux
6 53 (29.94%) Python
7 47 (26.55%) Clojure
8 42 (23.73%) JavaScript
9 39 (22.03%) .NET
9 39 (22.03%) Elixir
10 36 (20.34%) Greenfield Project
11 34 (19.21%) Go
12 33 (18.64%) Fintech
13 32 (18.08%) Microservices
14 31 (17.51%) SQL
15 30 (16.95%) HTML
15 30 (16.95%) Node.js
16 27 (15.25%) C++
17 26 (14.69%) C#
17 26 (14.69%) F#
17 26 (14.69%) NoSQL
18 25 (14.12%) Web Services
18 25 (14.12%) Finance
19 23 (12.99%) Unix
20 22 (12.43%) Computer Science
21 21 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
22 20 (11.30%) Amazon AWS
22 20 (11.30%) TDD

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 11 (6.21%) Apache Spark
2 8 (4.52%) nginx
3 4 (2.26%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.13%) CMS
5 2 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.13%) JBoss
6 1 (0.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.56%) Jetty
6 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.56%) Tornado
6 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.39%) HipChat
2 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.82%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (1.13%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.56%) Magento
3 1 (0.56%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.30%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.52%) GitHub
3 6 (3.39%) Dropbox
4 5 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.56%) Heroku
7 1 (0.56%) PaaS
7 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.08%) HTTP
2 4 (2.26%) SAN
2 4 (2.26%) VoIP
3 1 (0.56%) AMQP
3 1 (0.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.56%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.69%) NoSQL
2 20 (11.30%) Relational Database
3 14 (7.91%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.52%) MySQL
5 7 (3.95%) Big Data
6 5 (2.82%) Amazon Aurora
6 5 (2.82%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.82%) Redis
7 4 (2.26%) Blockchain
7 4 (2.26%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.26%) Riak
8 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.13%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.13%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.13%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.56%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (6.21%) Robot Framework
2 10 (5.65%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.95%) JMeter
3 7 (3.95%) Selenium
4 6 (3.39%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.82%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.56%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.56%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.56%) Gatling
7 1 (0.56%) GitLab
7 1 (0.56%) JIRA
7 1 (0.56%) Maven
7 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.56%) Subversion
7 1 (0.56%) The Grinder
7 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (14.12%) Finance
2 11 (6.21%) Games
3 10 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.52%) Banking
4 8 (4.52%) Financial Institution
5 7 (3.95%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.39%) Multimedia
6 6 (3.39%) Publishing
7 3 (1.69%) Back Office
8 2 (1.13%) Marketing
9 1 (0.56%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 102 (57.63%) Developer
2 50 (28.25%) Software Engineer
3 30 (16.95%) Erlang Developer
4 26 (14.69%) Scala Software Engineer
5 25 (14.12%) Senior Software Engineer
6 18 (10.17%) Java Developer
7 14 (7.91%) Haskell Engineer
8 13 (7.34%) Clojure Engineer
8 13 (7.34%) Erlang Software Engineer
9 12 (6.78%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Backend Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Junior
11 8 (4.52%) Junior Developer
11 8 (4.52%) Scala Developer
12 7 (3.95%) Applications Developer
12 7 (3.95%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.39%) Junior Software Developer
13 6 (3.39%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (22.03%) .NET
2 30 (16.95%) HTML
2 30 (16.95%) Node.js
3 25 (14.12%) Web Services
4 19 (10.73%) HTML5
5 16 (9.04%) CSS
5 16 (9.04%) Kafka
5 16 (9.04%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (6.78%) AngularJS
6 12 (6.78%) jQuery
6 12 (6.78%) Spring
7 10 (5.65%) CSS3
7 10 (5.65%) Middleware
8 9 (5.08%) Apache Flex
8 9 (5.08%) ASP.NET
8 9 (5.08%) Backbone.js
8 9 (5.08%) RESTful
8 9 (5.08%) Underscore.js
9 8 (4.52%) REST
10 7 (3.95%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.34%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (18.64%) Fintech
3 22 (12.43%) Computer Science
4 15 (8.47%) Digital Media
5 12 (6.78%) Data Centre
5 12 (6.78%) PlayStation
6 11 (6.21%) Mobile App
6 11 (6.21%) User Experience
7 10 (5.65%) Algorithms
8 9 (5.08%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (4.52%) Data Structures
10 6 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (3.39%) Public Cloud
11 4 (2.26%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (1.13%) Bitcoin
12 2 (1.13%) Hedge funds
12 2 (1.13%) Social Media
12 2 (1.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 53 (29.94%) Linux
2 23 (12.99%) Unix
3 7 (3.95%) Debian
3 7 (3.95%) Mac OS
4 4 (2.26%) Android
4 4 (2.26%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.13%) Windows
6 1 (0.56%) CentOS
6 1 (0.56%) Solaris
6 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (54.80%) Functional Programming
2 75 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 32 (18.08%) Microservices
5 21 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (11.30%) TDD
7 19 (10.73%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (9.04%) DevOps
8 16 (9.04%) OO
8 16 (9.04%) Open Source
9 12 (6.78%) OOP
9 12 (6.78%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (6.78%) Scrum
10 11 (6.21%) Creative Thinking
10 11 (6.21%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.65%) Front End Development
11 10 (5.65%) Mathematics
11 10 (5.65%) Multithreading
11 10 (5.65%) Web Development
12 9 (5.08%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (36.72%) Java
2 62 (35.03%) Scala
3 53 (29.94%) Haskell
3 53 (29.94%) Python
4 47 (26.55%) Clojure
5 42 (23.73%) JavaScript
6 39 (22.03%) Elixir
7 34 (19.21%) Go
8 31 (17.51%) SQL
9 27 (15.25%) C++
10 26 (14.69%) C#
10 26 (14.69%) F#
11 17 (9.60%) Ruby
12 16 (9.04%) PHP
13 11 (6.21%) Lisp
14 10 (5.65%) Bash Shell
14 10 (5.65%) Perl
15 7 (3.95%) Assembly Language
15 7 (3.95%) C
16 5 (2.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (10.17%) Degree
2 7 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.39%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (2.26%) CCIE
4 4 (2.26%) CCNA
4 4 (2.26%) CCNP
4 4 (2.26%) CCNP Voice
4 4 (2.26%) CCVP
4 4 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.13%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (5.65%) Docker
2 7 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.39%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (6.78%) Kubernetes
2 10 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.52%) Ansible
4 4 (2.26%) Cisco IPCC
4 4 (2.26%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (2.26%) Puppet
4 4 (2.26%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (1.13%) logstash
5 2 (1.13%) Mesos
5 2 (1.13%) MOM
5 2 (1.13%) Terraform
6 1 (0.56%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.56%) Consul
6 1 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.56%) Grafana
6 1 (0.56%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.56%) Nagios
6 1 (0.56%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.56%) Rancher
Vendors
1 11 (6.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.95%) VMware
3 6 (3.39%) IBM
3 6 (3.39%) Perforce
4 5 (2.82%) Google
5 4 (2.26%) Cisco
5 4 (2.26%) Oracle
6 2 (1.13%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.13%) Splunk
7 1 (0.56%) Capita
7 1 (0.56%) Demandware
7 1 (0.56%) hybris
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.56%) SAP
7 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.56%) WooCommerce