Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Erlang
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1025 1036 1143
Rank change year-on-year +11 +107 -154
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 158 220 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 141 202 151
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £85,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +9.09% +22.22%

Erlang is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 98290 103647 111157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.63% 52.33% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 81346 89680 94636
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 August 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 16 August 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 +3 148 £67,500 +12.50% 13
London +9 106 £72,500 +20.83% 12
UK excluding London +5 43 £45,000 -25.00% 1
North of England +21 22 £40,000 -30.43%
Yorkshire - 12 £37,500 -
Midlands +17 11 £50,000 -16.67% 1
North West -24 10 £46,500 -19.13%
West Midlands +3 7 £60,000 - 1
South West -3 7 £47,500 -32.14%
East Midlands +19 4 £42,500 +25.93%
South East +71 1 - -
Wales -10 1 £70,000 +33.33%
East of England -15 1 £87,500 +34.62%

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 (46.20%) Haskell
2 72 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (41.14%) Functional Programming
4 57 (36.08%) Fintech
5 55 (34.81%) Software Engineering
6 49 (31.01%) Scala
7 48 (30.38%) Finance
8 47 (29.75%) Java
9 41 (25.95%) .NET
9 41 (25.95%) Go
10 40 (25.32%) C#
11 37 (23.42%) JavaScript
11 37 (23.42%) Linux
12 35 (22.15%) Python
12 35 (22.15%) F#
13 33 (20.89%) SQL
14 32 (20.25%) HTML
15 31 (19.62%) CSS
15 31 (19.62%) Open Source
16 30 (18.99%) NoSQL
17 28 (17.72%) Blockchain
17 28 (17.72%) Docker
17 28 (17.72%) OOP
18 27 (17.09%) C++
18 27 (17.09%) Node.js
19 26 (16.46%) Clojure
20 25 (15.82%) Amazon AWS
20 25 (15.82%) Greenfield Project
21 23 (14.56%) Git (software)
22 22 (13.92%) Ruby

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 13 (8.23%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.33%) Apache
3 9 (5.70%) Ethereum
4 8 (5.06%) Hyperledger
5 6 (3.80%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.16%) WebLogic
6 5 (3.16%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.27%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.63%) CMS
9 1 (0.63%) eris
9 1 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Magento
1 1 (0.63%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.82%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (13.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.33%) SaaS
4 9 (5.70%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (5.70%) Amazon ELB
4 9 (5.70%) Amazon S3
5 8 (5.06%) GitHub
6 7 (4.43%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.27%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.76%) VoIP
2 10 (6.33%) SAN
3 4 (2.53%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.90%) Internet
4 3 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.27%) HTTP
6 1 (0.63%) AMQP
6 1 (0.63%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.63%) ICMP
6 1 (0.63%) SMS
6 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.99%) NoSQL
2 28 (17.72%) Blockchain
3 13 (8.23%) MySQL
4 9 (5.70%) InfluxDB
4 9 (5.70%) Redis
4 9 (5.70%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.70%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.06%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.06%) Riak
6 6 (3.80%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.16%) DB2
8 4 (2.53%) Couchbase
8 4 (2.53%) CouchDB
8 4 (2.53%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.90%) Big Data
9 3 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (14.56%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.96%) Jenkins
2 11 (6.96%) Subversion
3 9 (5.70%) Maven
4 6 (3.80%) git-flow
5 5 (3.16%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.90%) AccuRev
6 3 (1.90%) JIRA
7 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.27%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.27%) Grunt
7 2 (1.27%) gulp
8 1 (0.63%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.63%) MSI
8 1 (0.63%) NuGet
8 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.63%) WiX
General
1 48 (30.38%) Finance
2 19 (12.03%) Financial Institution
3 15 (9.49%) Telecoms
4 12 (7.59%) Banking
5 10 (6.33%) Investment Banking
6 8 (5.06%) Publishing
7 7 (4.43%) Games
8 6 (3.80%) Marketing
9 5 (3.16%) Billing
9 5 (3.16%) Electronics
9 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.63%) Back Office
10 1 (0.63%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 90 (56.96%) Developer
2 29 (18.35%) Erlang Developer
3 26 (16.46%) Software Engineer
4 20 (12.66%) Java Developer
5 18 (11.39%) Software Developer
6 17 (10.76%) Java Engineer
7 16 (10.13%) .NET Developer
8 15 (9.49%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (8.86%) Programmer
10 13 (8.23%) Node.js Developer
11 11 (6.96%) C# Developer
11 11 (6.96%) Python Developer
11 11 (6.96%) Senior Developer
12 10 (6.33%) C++ Developer
12 10 (6.33%) Java Software Engineer
12 10 (6.33%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (6.33%) Network Specialist
12 10 (6.33%) Network Support
12 10 (6.33%) Network Support Specialist
12 10 (6.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (25.95%) .NET
2 32 (20.25%) HTML
3 31 (19.62%) CSS
4 27 (17.09%) Node.js
5 18 (11.39%) ASP.NET
6 17 (10.76%) HTML5
7 16 (10.13%) jQuery
8 14 (8.86%) CSS3
8 14 (8.86%) REST
9 13 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (7.59%) AngularJS
10 12 (7.59%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (6.96%) J2EE
11 11 (6.96%) LAMP
11 11 (6.96%) Spring
12 10 (6.33%) Web Services
13 9 (5.70%) J2SE
13 9 (5.70%) Middleware
13 9 (5.70%) Sensu
13 9 (5.70%) Smart Contracts
Miscellaneous
1 57 (36.08%) Fintech
2 25 (15.82%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (12.66%) Bitcoin
3 20 (12.66%) Computer Science
4 13 (8.23%) Digital Currency
5 12 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (6.33%) Data Centre
7 9 (5.70%) Algorithms
8 8 (5.06%) Client/Server
8 8 (5.06%) Data Structures
8 8 (5.06%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (3.16%) SWIFT
10 4 (2.53%) Derivative
10 4 (2.53%) Mobile App
10 4 (2.53%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.90%) User Experience
12 2 (1.27%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (0.63%) Mobile Games
13 1 (0.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.42%) Linux
2 9 (5.70%) VMS
3 8 (5.06%) Android
3 8 (5.06%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.43%) Unix
5 6 (3.80%) Windows
6 5 (3.16%) AIX
6 5 (3.16%) Mac OS X
6 5 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.16%) Solaris
7 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (41.14%) Functional Programming
3 55 (34.81%) Software Engineering
4 31 (19.62%) Open Source
5 28 (17.72%) OOP
6 22 (13.92%) MVC
7 21 (13.29%) Mathematics
8 20 (12.66%) DevOps
9 19 (12.03%) OO
10 17 (10.76%) Microservices
10 17 (10.76%) Multithreading
11 15 (9.49%) Task Automation
12 14 (8.86%) Release Management
12 14 (8.86%) Scrum
12 14 (8.86%) Test Automation
13 13 (8.23%) Cryptocurrency
14 12 (7.59%) Machine Learning
15 11 (6.96%) Web Development
16 10 (6.33%) Validation
17 9 (5.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 73 (46.20%) Haskell
2 49 (31.01%) Scala
3 47 (29.75%) Java
4 41 (25.95%) Go
5 40 (25.32%) C#
6 37 (23.42%) JavaScript
7 35 (22.15%) F#
7 35 (22.15%) Python
8 33 (20.89%) SQL
9 27 (17.09%) C++
10 26 (16.46%) Clojure
11 22 (13.92%) Ruby
12 18 (11.39%) Kotlin
13 17 (10.76%) Elixir
14 13 (8.23%) OCaml
15 10 (6.33%) C
15 10 (6.33%) Perl
16 8 (5.06%) Rust
16 8 (5.06%) Solidity
17 7 (4.43%) ML
Qualifications
1 13 (8.23%) Degree
2 10 (6.33%) CCIE
2 10 (6.33%) CCNA
2 10 (6.33%) CCNP
2 10 (6.33%) CCNP Voice
2 10 (6.33%) CCVP
2 10 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.06%) PhD
4 2 (1.27%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.96%) SLA
2 5 (3.16%) SEPA
3 2 (1.27%) QA
4 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (17.72%) Docker
2 9 (5.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (8.23%) Kubernetes
2 11 (6.96%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (6.96%) Puppet
3 10 (6.33%) Cisco IPCC
3 10 (6.33%) Cisco UCCE
4 9 (5.70%) Cacti
4 9 (5.70%) Grafana
4 9 (5.70%) Graphite
4 9 (5.70%) Munin
4 9 (5.70%) Nagios
4 9 (5.70%) Salt
4 9 (5.70%) Terraform
5 8 (5.06%) Ansible
6 1 (0.63%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 10 (6.33%) Cisco
2 6 (3.80%) IBM
2 6 (3.80%) Oracle
3 5 (3.16%) SAP
4 4 (2.53%) Huawei
5 3 (1.90%) Google
5 3 (1.90%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.90%) Zend
6 1 (0.63%) Avaya
6 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.63%) VocaLink