The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Erlang skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Erlang over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Erlang
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 238 206
Rank change year-on-year +7 -32  
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 2 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.11% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.072% 0.27% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 16
Median salary £67,500 £67,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £58,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £68,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -28.33% -14.28%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2766 2612 2743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 54.28% 42.85% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2420 2171 2472
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Erlang
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Erlang as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Erlang in the West Midlands

Erlang
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Erlang in the West Midlands

Erlang
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Erlang within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +8 1 £65,000 -3.70%
Erlang
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Erlang.

1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) Functional Programming
4 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
5 6 (54.55%) Haskell
5 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
5 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
5 6 (54.55%) High Availability
5 6 (54.55%) OOP
5 6 (54.55%) Multithreaded Programming
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (45.45%) Internet
6 5 (45.45%) Middleware
6 5 (45.45%) Clojure
6 5 (45.45%) Open Source
6 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
7 4 (36.36%) Degree
7 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 4 (36.36%) QA
7 4 (36.36%) Velocity
7 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
7 4 (36.36%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (36.36%) Riak
7 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
7 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
7 4 (36.36%) SOA
7 4 (36.36%) SOAP
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server

Erlang
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
2 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) Riak
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Neo4j
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Architect
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Database Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Application Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Erlang Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) Middleware
3 4 (36.36%) SOAP
3 4 (36.36%) Velocity
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Core
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) Kafka
5 2 (18.18%) WinForms
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
3 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
3 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Functional Programming
2 6 (54.55%) High Availability
2 6 (54.55%) Multithreaded Programming
2 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
2 6 (54.55%) OOP
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (36.36%) Service Design
4 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Complexity Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Low Latency
5 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 3 (27.27%) Physics
6 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) Haskell
4 5 (45.45%) Clojure
5 3 (27.27%) F#
5 3 (27.27%) Scala
6 2 (18.18%) Go
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
6 2 (18.18%) VB
7 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft