Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Rust skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rust over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rust
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1108 1150 1275
Rank change year-on-year +42 +125 +42
Permanent jobs citing Rust 74 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.019% 0.010%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.075% 0.035% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 57 26 17
UK median annual salary £77,500 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.23% -13.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £43,250 £47,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £99,375 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% -16.67% -4.00%

Rust 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 98,386 98,473 106,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.96% 55.44% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 81,750 82,510 91,972
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,470 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Rust
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Rust as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Rust in the UK

Rust
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rust.

Salary trend for Rust in the UK

Rust
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rust over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Rust in the UK

Rust
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rust within the UK over the 6 months to 17 July 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 +51 66 £77,500 +19.23% 14
London +52 50 £80,000 +14.29% 9
UK excluding London -2 15 £51,500 +3.00% 5
South East +6 11 £51,500 +3.00% 2
South West +9 4 £51,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Rust 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 Rust.

1 61 (82.43%) Python
2 51 (68.92%) C++
3 47 (63.51%) Java
4 41 (55.41%) Go
5 35 (47.30%) Finance
5 35 (47.30%) Node.js
6 33 (44.59%) Docker
7 32 (43.24%) Blockchain
7 32 (43.24%) Ruby
7 32 (43.24%) SQL
8 29 (39.19%) C#
9 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
9 28 (37.84%) Linux
9 28 (37.84%) Haskell
9 28 (37.84%) Scala
9 28 (37.84%) Kubernetes
10 24 (32.43%) Smart Contracts
10 24 (32.43%) C
11 23 (31.08%) Git (software)
11 23 (31.08%) GitHub
12 22 (29.73%) DevOps
12 22 (29.73%) Bitcoin
13 21 (28.38%) Test Automation
13 21 (28.38%) Open Source
13 21 (28.38%) HTML
13 21 (28.38%) Banking
14 20 (27.03%) Software Engineering
14 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (27.03%) Elixir
14 20 (27.03%) Front End Development

Rust
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 18 (24.32%) Ethereum
2 2 (2.70%) Apache
2 2 (2.70%) nginx
3 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) R3 Corda
2 6 (8.11%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.08%) GitHub
2 15 (20.27%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (16.22%) Amazon S3
4 12 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) MQTT
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) IPFS
2 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.24%) Blockchain
2 18 (24.32%) Redis
3 17 (22.97%) NoSQL
3 17 (22.97%) Relational Database
4 16 (21.62%) MySQL
5 13 (17.57%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (12.16%) Neo4j
7 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
8 4 (5.41%) MariaDB
9 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.35%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.22%) Mocha
3 6 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.41%) JUnit
5 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.35%) Capybara
5 1 (1.35%) CircleCI
5 1 (1.35%) GitLab
5 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.35%) RSpec
5 1 (1.35%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (47.30%) Finance
2 21 (28.38%) Banking
3 16 (21.62%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.76%) Marketing
5 4 (5.41%) Electronics
5 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.70%) Games
7 1 (1.35%) Digital Economy
7 1 (1.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (71.62%) Developer
2 43 (58.11%) Senior Developer
3 23 (31.08%) Blockchain Developer
4 19 (25.68%) Backend Developer
4 19 (25.68%) Senior Backend Developer
5 18 (24.32%) Software Engineer
6 12 (16.22%) Python Developer
7 11 (14.86%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (14.86%) Senior Python Developer
8 9 (12.16%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (12.16%) Software Developer
9 8 (10.81%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 8 (10.81%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 7 (9.46%) Architect
10 7 (9.46%) Blockchain Architect
10 7 (9.46%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
10 7 (9.46%) Senior Architect
10 7 (9.46%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 7 (9.46%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (6.76%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (47.30%) Node.js
2 24 (32.43%) Smart Contracts
3 21 (28.38%) HTML
4 15 (20.27%) React
5 14 (18.92%) CSS
5 14 (18.92%) web3js
6 13 (17.57%) Truffle
7 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
7 12 (16.22%) Chai
7 12 (16.22%) Django
7 12 (16.22%) Enzyme
7 12 (16.22%) Jest
8 11 (14.86%) Spring
9 10 (13.51%) Redux
10 4 (5.41%) .NET
10 4 (5.41%) GraphQL
10 4 (5.41%) gRPC
10 4 (5.41%) Spring MVC
11 3 (4.05%) RESTful
11 3 (4.05%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.73%) Bitcoin
2 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.76%) User Experience
4 4 (5.41%) Social Network
5 3 (4.05%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.70%) Fintech
7 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.35%) NHS
7 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (37.84%) Linux
2 15 (20.27%) VMS
3 1 (1.35%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.35%) Unix
3 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) DevOps
2 21 (28.38%) Open Source
2 21 (28.38%) Test Automation
3 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.03%) Front End Development
3 20 (27.03%) Software Engineering
4 19 (25.68%) API Design
5 14 (18.92%) API Development
6 12 (16.22%) TDD
7 11 (14.86%) Cryptocurrency
8 10 (13.51%) Cryptography
9 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.46%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (9.46%) Use Case
10 6 (8.11%) BDD
11 5 (6.76%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (6.76%) Scrum
11 5 (6.76%) Visualisation
12 4 (5.41%) Data Management
12 4 (5.41%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (82.43%) Python
2 51 (68.92%) C++
3 47 (63.51%) Java
4 41 (55.41%) Go
5 32 (43.24%) Ruby
5 32 (43.24%) SQL
6 29 (39.19%) C#
7 28 (37.84%) Haskell
7 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
7 28 (37.84%) Scala
8 24 (32.43%) C
9 20 (27.03%) Elixir
10 18 (24.32%) Apple Swift
11 17 (22.97%) Lua
11 17 (22.97%) Objective-C
12 16 (21.62%) Solidity
13 14 (18.92%) ES6
14 11 (14.86%) Erlang
14 11 (14.86%) Kotlin
15 7 (9.46%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.51%) DV Cleared
3 7 (9.46%) Degree
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) GCP
System Software
1 33 (44.59%) Docker
2 12 (16.22%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.35%) Firmware
3 1 (1.35%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (37.84%) Kubernetes
2 13 (17.57%) Docker Swarm
3 7 (9.46%) Ansible
4 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.35%) Puppet
5 1 (1.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle
1 4 (5.41%) SAP
1 4 (5.41%) Sybase
2 3 (4.05%) Google
3 1 (1.35%) Facebook