Period
to 16 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Erlang
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 909 1049 1029
Rank change year-on-year +140 -20 +27
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 200 147 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.085% 0.100%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 174 134 145
UK median annual salary £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £39,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £92,500 £85,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% -4.17%

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 83,035 96,137 93,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 54.96% 55.43% 53.21%
Number of salaries quoted 68,741 80,045 80,673
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Erlang in the UK

Erlang
Top 6 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 January 2019. 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 +134 194 £65,000 -3.70% 19
London +84 132 £67,500 -6.90% 14
UK excluding London +76 62 £55,000 +10.00% 5
South West +51 57 £50,000 - 5
North West +30 5 £60,000 -11.11%
North of England +28 5 £60,000 -5.88%

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 87 (43.50%) Java
2 75 (37.50%) Haskell
3 72 (36.00%) Python
4 58 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (25.50%) Scala
6 50 (25.00%) Functional Programming
7 49 (24.50%) Ruby
8 47 (23.50%) JavaScript
9 45 (22.50%) Mathematics
10 43 (21.50%) F#
11 40 (20.00%) C#
12 39 (19.50%) Web Services
13 38 (19.00%) Elixir
14 37 (18.50%) Analytical Skills
14 37 (18.50%) Amazon AWS
14 37 (18.50%) Linux
15 36 (18.00%) SQL
16 35 (17.50%) Software Engineering
17 32 (16.00%) NoSQL
18 29 (14.50%) Degree
19 28 (14.00%) WFM
19 28 (14.00%) Front Office
19 28 (14.00%) Back Office
19 28 (14.00%) Verint
19 28 (14.00%) React
20 27 (13.50%) HTML
20 27 (13.50%) Computer Science
21 26 (13.00%) .NET
22 25 (12.50%) Clojure
23 24 (12.00%) Go

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 (4.50%) Ethereum
2 5 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.50%) Apache
3 3 (1.50%) nginx
4 2 (1.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 37 (18.50%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.50%) SaaS
3 8 (4.00%) GitHub
4 7 (3.50%) Slack
5 6 (3.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.00%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (3.00%) Amazon Kinesis
5 6 (3.00%) Amazon S3
5 6 (3.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (3.00%) AWS Fargate
5 6 (3.00%) CloudFront
6 5 (2.50%) Serverless
7 4 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.00%) HTTP
2 5 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.50%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 22 (11.00%) MySQL
3 16 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (6.50%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.50%) Redis
7 9 (4.50%) Blockchain
7 9 (4.50%) CockroachDB
8 8 (4.00%) VoltDB
9 7 (3.50%) Couchbase
10 6 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (3.00%) MariaDB
10 6 (3.00%) Riak
11 5 (2.50%) Big Data
11 5 (2.50%) CouchDB
12 4 (2.00%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.50%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.50%) Subversion
4 3 (1.50%) GitLab
5 2 (1.00%) JIRA
5 2 (1.00%) RSpec
6 1 (0.50%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (14.00%) Back Office
1 28 (14.00%) Front Office
2 24 (12.00%) Banking
3 21 (10.50%) Finance
4 12 (6.00%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.50%) Billing
5 7 (3.50%) Marketing
6 3 (1.50%) Games
7 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 112 (56.00%) Developer
2 34 (17.00%) Senior Developer
3 29 (14.50%) Java Developer
4 28 (14.00%) Planning Manager
4 28 (14.00%) Resource Manager
4 28 (14.00%) Resource Planning Manager
5 26 (13.00%) Erlang Developer
6 18 (9.00%) Software Engineer
7 16 (8.00%) Architect
8 13 (6.50%) Data Engineer
8 13 (6.50%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (6.00%) Applications Architect
9 12 (6.00%) Junior
9 12 (6.00%) Junior Developer
10 10 (5.00%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (4.50%) Python Developer
12 8 (4.00%) Database Programmer
12 8 (4.00%) Lead Developer
12 8 (4.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.50%) Web Services
2 28 (14.00%) React
3 27 (13.50%) HTML
4 26 (13.00%) .NET
5 20 (10.00%) JSON
6 19 (9.50%) RESTful
7 15 (7.50%) CSS
8 13 (6.50%) AngularJS
9 12 (6.00%) J2EE
9 12 (6.00%) Node.js
10 10 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
11 8 (4.00%) HTML5
11 8 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (4.00%) Redux
11 8 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (3.00%) .NET Core
12 6 (3.00%) gRPC
12 6 (3.00%) OpenGL
12 6 (3.00%) Spring
12 6 (3.00%) WebVR
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.50%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.50%) Algorithms
3 14 (7.00%) Data Structures
4 12 (6.00%) Equities
4 12 (6.00%) Fixed Income
4 12 (6.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (4.50%) Derivative
6 8 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (3.00%) Social Media
7 6 (3.00%) Social Network
8 5 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.50%) Internet of Things
8 5 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (2.50%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.50%) Semantic Web
9 4 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.00%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.00%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.00%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 37 (18.50%) Linux
2 21 (10.50%) Unix
3 13 (6.50%) Ubuntu
4 10 (5.00%) Debian
5 7 (3.50%) Android
5 7 (3.50%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.00%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (25.00%) Functional Programming
3 45 (22.50%) Mathematics
4 35 (17.50%) Software Engineering
5 28 (14.00%) WFM
6 27 (13.50%) Computer Science
7 23 (11.50%) DevOps
8 21 (10.50%) Mentoring
8 21 (10.50%) Microservices
9 18 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (8.50%) OOP
10 17 (8.50%) Open Source
11 16 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (7.50%) Analytics
13 14 (7.00%) Configuration Management
14 13 (6.50%) CRM
15 12 (6.00%) Collaborative Working
15 12 (6.00%) Machine Learning
15 12 (6.00%) Multithreading
15 12 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (43.50%) Java
2 75 (37.50%) Haskell
3 72 (36.00%) Python
4 51 (25.50%) Scala
5 49 (24.50%) Ruby
6 47 (23.50%) JavaScript
7 43 (21.50%) F#
8 40 (20.00%) C#
9 38 (19.00%) Elixir
10 36 (18.00%) SQL
11 25 (12.50%) Clojure
12 24 (12.00%) Go
13 18 (9.00%) Kotlin
14 10 (5.00%) Bash Shell
14 10 (5.00%) C
14 10 (5.00%) C++
14 10 (5.00%) Objective-C
14 10 (5.00%) Perl
15 7 (3.50%) PHP
15 7 (3.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (14.50%) Degree
2 9 (4.50%) Numerate Degree
2 9 (4.50%) PhD
3 6 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.50%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (8.50%) Docker
2 9 (4.50%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (1.50%) KVM
3 3 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (6.00%) Terraform
2 4 (2.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.50%) Ansible
3 3 (1.50%) Ganeti
3 3 (1.50%) Marathon
3 3 (1.50%) Mesos
3 3 (1.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (14.00%) Verint
2 10 (5.00%) Google
3 6 (3.00%) Oracle
4 4 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.50%) VMware