Period
to 23 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Erlang
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1021 1036 1133
Rank change year-on-year +15 +97 +20
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 160 188 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.091% 0.099% 0.084%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 142 161 156
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £94,750 £86,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -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 97115 100005 112786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.32% 52.74% 51.56%
Number of salaries quoted 79652 86237 96348
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +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 23 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 23 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 +45 144 £70,000 +14.29% 14
London +2 109 £72,500 +11.54% 8
UK excluding London +9 37 £45,000 -25.00% 6
North of England +15 20 £40,500 -29.57% 1
North West +11 10 £45,750 -20.43% 1
Yorkshire - 10 £37,500 -
Midlands +1 7 £50,000 -16.67% 1
West Midlands -12 6 £50,000 -16.67% 1
South West +16 5 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Wales +4 2 £56,250 +7.14%
South East - 2 - -
East Midlands +30 1 £45,000 -6.25%
East of England -11 1 £87,500 +34.62% 2

For the 6 months to 23 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 75 (46.88%) Functional Programming
2 69 (43.13%) Haskell
3 66 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (32.50%) Fintech
5 50 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 49 (30.63%) Python
7 46 (28.75%) Linux
8 44 (27.50%) Java
8 44 (27.50%) Go
9 43 (26.88%) Finance
10 42 (26.25%) Scala
11 40 (25.00%) .NET
12 38 (23.75%) F#
13 35 (21.88%) C#
13 35 (21.88%) SQL
14 31 (19.38%) Open Source
14 31 (19.38%) Clojure
15 30 (18.75%) JavaScript
16 29 (18.13%) Greenfield Project
16 29 (18.13%) NoSQL
17 26 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
18 25 (15.63%) Computer Science
18 25 (15.63%) C++
18 25 (15.63%) HTML
19 24 (15.00%) Docker
20 23 (14.38%) Blockchain
20 23 (14.38%) CSS
20 23 (14.38%) Mathematics
21 22 (13.75%) Elixir
22 21 (13.13%) Git (software)

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 (6.25%) Ethereum
1 10 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.00%) Hyperledger
3 6 (3.75%) Apache
3 6 (3.75%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.50%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.25%) IIS
7 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 26 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.63%) GitHub
3 9 (5.63%) SaaS
4 8 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.75%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (3.75%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.25%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.25%) IaaS
6 2 (1.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.13%) VoIP
2 15 (9.38%) SAN
3 4 (2.50%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.88%) HTTP
5 2 (1.25%) 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 29 (18.13%) NoSQL
2 23 (14.38%) Blockchain
3 13 (8.13%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.00%) MySQL
5 8 (5.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.38%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.38%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.38%) Redis
7 6 (3.75%) InfluxDB
7 6 (3.75%) Riak
8 5 (3.13%) Couchbase
9 4 (2.50%) Big Data
9 4 (2.50%) DB2
10 2 (1.25%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.25%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.63%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 21 (13.13%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.38%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.75%) Maven
3 6 (3.75%) SpecFlow
3 6 (3.75%) Subversion
3 6 (3.75%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.50%) git-flow
5 3 (1.88%) AccuRev
5 3 (1.88%) JIRA
6 2 (1.25%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.25%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.25%) MSI
6 2 (1.25%) NuGet
6 2 (1.25%) Selenium
6 2 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.25%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.25%) WiX
7 1 (0.63%) CircleCI
General
1 43 (26.88%) Finance
2 14 (8.75%) Financial Institution
2 14 (8.75%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.00%) Banking
3 8 (5.00%) Publishing
4 7 (4.38%) Billing
4 7 (4.38%) Games
5 6 (3.75%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.13%) Electronics
6 5 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.13%) Marketing
7 2 (1.25%) Back Office
7 2 (1.25%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 98 (61.25%) Developer
2 31 (19.38%) Software Engineer
3 30 (18.75%) Erlang Developer
4 21 (13.13%) Python Developer
5 20 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 19 (11.88%) .NET Developer
7 15 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (9.38%) Java Engineer
7 15 (9.38%) Support Specialist
8 12 (7.50%) Java Software Engineer
8 12 (7.50%) Network Specialist
8 12 (7.50%) Network Support
8 12 (7.50%) Network Support Specialist
8 12 (7.50%) Node.js Developer
9 11 (6.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (6.88%) C# Developer
9 11 (6.88%) C++ Developer
9 11 (6.88%) Java Developer
9 11 (6.88%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (25.00%) .NET
2 25 (15.63%) HTML
3 23 (14.38%) CSS
4 21 (13.13%) Node.js
5 15 (9.38%) ASP.NET
6 14 (8.75%) Django
6 14 (8.75%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (8.13%) HTML5
7 13 (8.13%) REST
8 12 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (6.88%) jQuery
9 11 (6.88%) Spring
10 10 (6.25%) CSS3
11 9 (5.63%) AngularJS
12 8 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (5.00%) Kafka
12 8 (5.00%) Smart Contracts
12 8 (5.00%) WebSockets
13 7 (4.38%) Middleware
14 6 (3.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (32.50%) Fintech
2 29 (18.13%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (15.63%) Computer Science
4 16 (10.00%) Algorithms
5 15 (9.38%) Data Centre
5 15 (9.38%) Data Structures
6 13 (8.13%) Bitcoin
7 12 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (5.63%) Client/Server
8 9 (5.63%) Digital Currency
9 8 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (3.13%) Hedge funds
11 4 (2.50%) Derivative
11 4 (2.50%) SWIFT
12 3 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (1.88%) PlayStation
13 2 (1.25%) Digital Media
13 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.25%) Mobile Games
14 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.75%) Linux
2 13 (8.13%) Unix
3 7 (4.38%) Windows
4 6 (3.75%) Android
4 6 (3.75%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.75%) VMS
5 5 (3.13%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.50%) AIX
6 4 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.50%) Solaris
7 2 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (46.88%) Functional Programming
2 66 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 31 (19.38%) Open Source
5 23 (14.38%) Mathematics
6 21 (13.13%) OO
7 18 (11.25%) Microservices
7 18 (11.25%) Multithreading
7 18 (11.25%) MVC
7 18 (11.25%) Scrum
8 17 (10.63%) DevOps
8 17 (10.63%) OOP
9 16 (10.00%) Release Management
9 16 (10.00%) Validation
9 16 (10.00%) Web Development
10 14 (8.75%) Test Automation
11 12 (7.50%) Machine Learning
11 12 (7.50%) TDD
12 11 (6.88%) BDD
12 11 (6.88%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 69 (43.13%) Haskell
2 49 (30.63%) Python
3 44 (27.50%) Go
3 44 (27.50%) Java
4 42 (26.25%) Scala
5 38 (23.75%) F#
6 35 (21.88%) C#
6 35 (21.88%) SQL
7 31 (19.38%) Clojure
8 30 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 25 (15.63%) C++
10 22 (13.75%) Elixir
11 17 (10.63%) Ruby
12 15 (9.38%) C
13 12 (7.50%) Kotlin
13 12 (7.50%) OCaml
14 8 (5.00%) ML
14 8 (5.00%) Perl
14 8 (5.00%) Rust
14 8 (5.00%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 20 (12.50%) Degree
2 15 (9.38%) CCIE
2 15 (9.38%) CCNA
2 15 (9.38%) CCNP
2 15 (9.38%) CCNP Voice
2 15 (9.38%) CCVP
2 15 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (6.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (5.00%) PhD
5 2 (1.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.38%) SLA
2 4 (2.50%) SEPA
3 2 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 24 (15.00%) Docker
2 6 (3.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (9.38%) Cisco IPCC
1 15 (9.38%) Cisco UCCE
2 14 (8.75%) Ansible
3 12 (7.50%) Kubernetes
4 9 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (5.63%) Puppet
5 8 (5.00%) Nagios
6 7 (4.38%) Terraform
7 6 (3.75%) Cacti
7 6 (3.75%) Grafana
7 6 (3.75%) Graphite
7 6 (3.75%) Munin
7 6 (3.75%) Salt
8 2 (1.25%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 15 (9.38%) Cisco
2 6 (3.75%) IBM
3 5 (3.13%) SAP
4 4 (2.50%) Google
4 4 (2.50%) Oracle
5 3 (1.88%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.25%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.63%) Avaya
7 1 (0.63%) Huawei
7 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.63%) VocaLink