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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Elastic Stack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Elastic Stack over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash & Kibana)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 464 413 282
Rank change year-on-year -51 -131 +11
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 476 186 31
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.62% 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.37% 1.05% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 162 107 20
10th Percentile £45,063 £42,500 £39,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £65,000 £57,430
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% +13.18% -14.92%
75th Percentile £87,500 £76,875 £83,750
90th Percentile £89,750 £89,250 £95,250
UK median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% +16.67% -7.69%

Elastic Stack is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 34,635 17,644 4,569
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 45.10% 48.66% 51.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17,560 13,570 4,029
10th Percentile £39,000 £34,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
75th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

Elastic Stack
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Elastic Stack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Elastic Stack trend for jobs with a WFH option

Elastic Stack
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Elastic Stack.

Elastic Stack salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Elastic Stack
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Elastic Stack over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Elastic Stack salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, Elastic Stack job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 359 (75.42%) AWS
2 342 (71.85%) Linux
3 341 (71.64%) DevOps
4 307 (64.50%) Python
5 300 (63.03%) Docker
6 268 (56.30%) CI/CD
7 266 (55.88%) Kubernetes
8 230 (48.32%) Ansible
9 223 (46.85%) Azure
10 204 (42.86%) Agile
11 195 (40.97%) Jenkins
12 191 (40.13%) Terraform
13 187 (39.29%) Java
14 181 (38.03%) Scrum
15 179 (37.61%) Infrastructure as Code
16 172 (36.13%) Continuous Integration
17 168 (35.29%) Git (software)
18 165 (34.66%) MySQL
19 164 (34.45%) Grafana
20 156 (32.77%) GCP
21 152 (31.93%) PostgreSQL
21 152 (31.93%) Prometheus
22 148 (31.09%) Serverless
23 144 (30.25%) SQL
24 143 (30.04%) Bash
24 143 (30.04%) Elasticsearch
25 137 (28.78%) Windows
26 119 (25.00%) Finance
27 116 (24.37%) Software Engineering
27 116 (24.37%) Go

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 143 (30.04%) Elasticsearch
2 50 (10.50%) Apache
3 45 (9.45%) Confluence
4 34 (7.14%) OpenStack
5 33 (6.93%) Apache Spark
6 31 (6.51%) nginx
7 26 (5.46%) CMS
8 19 (3.99%) Tomcat
9 15 (3.15%) Jupyter
10 11 (2.31%) Apache Pulsar
11 5 (1.05%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.42%) Camunda
12 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.21%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.21%) Apache Airflow
13 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.21%) Appian
13 1 (0.21%) JBoss
13 1 (0.21%) Traefik
Applications
1 21 (4.41%) Campfire
2 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.68%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 359 (75.42%) AWS
2 223 (46.85%) Azure
3 156 (32.77%) GCP
4 148 (31.09%) Serverless
5 110 (23.11%) AWS CloudFormation
6 59 (12.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 57 (11.97%) Datadog
7 57 (11.97%) GitHub
8 53 (11.13%) Amazon S3
9 44 (9.24%) Amazon Kinesis
10 38 (7.98%) OpenShift
11 35 (7.35%) Amazon EKS
12 34 (7.14%) npm
13 33 (6.93%) Amazon EC2
14 32 (6.72%) AWS Lambda
15 29 (6.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 28 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 27 (5.67%) Amazon SQS
17 27 (5.67%) GitHub Actions
18 26 (5.46%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (12.61%) DNS
2 34 (7.14%) HTTP
3 24 (5.04%) Broadband
4 23 (4.83%) DSL
5 22 (4.62%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.31%) VLAN
6 11 (2.31%) WAN
7 9 (1.89%) SAN
8 8 (1.68%) Firewall
9 7 (1.47%) Network Security
9 7 (1.47%) SNMP
10 6 (1.26%) Internet
10 6 (1.26%) LAN
10 6 (1.26%) SMTP
10 6 (1.26%) VoIP
11 5 (1.05%) VPN
12 4 (0.84%) 5G
12 4 (0.84%) SD-WAN
13 2 (0.42%) SSL
14 1 (0.21%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (34.66%) MySQL
2 152 (31.93%) PostgreSQL
3 98 (20.59%) Redis
4 83 (17.44%) NoSQL
5 65 (13.66%) Amazon RDS
6 56 (11.76%) InfluxDB
7 44 (9.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 34 (7.14%) Big Data
9 31 (6.51%) Hadoop
9 31 (6.51%) MongoDB
10 23 (4.83%) Electronic Patient Records
11 20 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (3.78%) MariaDB
13 16 (3.36%) SQL Server
14 14 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
14 14 (2.94%) Couchbase
15 11 (2.31%) Aerospike
15 11 (2.31%) ArangoDB
15 11 (2.31%) CockroachDB
15 11 (2.31%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 195 (40.97%) Jenkins
2 168 (35.29%) Git (software)
3 93 (19.54%) JIRA
4 82 (17.23%) GitLab
5 43 (9.03%) Travis CI
6 26 (5.46%) SonarQube
7 25 (5.25%) Bitbucket
8 23 (4.83%) Spinnaker
9 20 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 20 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (4.20%) TeamCity
10 19 (3.99%) ESLint
10 19 (3.99%) IBM UrbanCode
10 19 (3.99%) Octopus Deploy
11 17 (3.57%) Terragrunt
12 13 (2.73%) Gerrit
13 9 (1.89%) CircleCI
14 7 (1.47%) Babel
14 7 (1.47%) webpack
15 6 (1.26%) Maven
General
1 119 (25.00%) Finance
2 56 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (11.13%) Social Skills
4 43 (9.03%) Advertising
4 43 (9.03%) Retail
5 38 (7.98%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 34 (7.14%) Public Sector
7 29 (6.09%) Law
7 29 (6.09%) Telecoms
8 21 (4.41%) Banking
9 16 (3.36%) Esports
10 10 (2.10%) Presentation Skills
11 8 (1.68%) Organisational Skills
11 8 (1.68%) Polish Language
12 6 (1.26%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.84%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.63%) Games
14 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 205 (43.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 71 (14.92%) Software Engineer
3 70 (14.71%) Developer
4 68 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
5 66 (13.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 58 (12.18%) Cloud Engineer
7 48 (10.08%) Senior Developer
8 47 (9.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 46 (9.66%) Java Developer
10 44 (9.24%) Java Engineer
10 44 (9.24%) Java Software Engineer
11 39 (8.19%) Senior Java Developer
12 30 (6.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 26 (5.46%) Senior Software Engineer
14 25 (5.25%) Full Stack Developer
15 24 (5.04%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
16 21 (4.41%) Consultant
17 19 (3.99%) Azure DevOps Engineer
17 19 (3.99%) Azure Engineer
17 19 (3.99%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (23.32%) Spring
2 108 (22.69%) REST
3 105 (22.06%) .NET
4 94 (19.75%) Spring Boot
5 80 (16.81%) Node.js
6 78 (16.39%) CSS
6 78 (16.39%) GraphQL
6 78 (16.39%) HTML
7 48 (10.08%) gRPC
7 48 (10.08%) Kafka
8 45 (9.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 44 (9.24%) AngularJS
9 44 (9.24%) CSS3
9 44 (9.24%) HTML5
10 36 (7.56%) RESTful
11 30 (6.30%) LAPP Stack
11 30 (6.30%) Sass
12 27 (5.67%) React
13 26 (5.46%) LAMP
14 25 (5.25%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 75 (15.76%) Public Cloud
2 64 (13.45%) Linux Command Line
3 63 (13.24%) Cloud Native
4 35 (7.35%) Cyberattack
5 32 (6.72%) IoT
6 31 (6.51%) Replication
7 28 (5.88%) Smartphone
7 28 (5.88%) Social Media
8 25 (5.25%) User Experience
9 22 (4.62%) Algorithms
9 22 (4.62%) Data Structures
10 20 (4.20%) Cyber Defence
11 17 (3.57%) Management Information System
12 16 (3.36%) Blockchain
12 16 (3.36%) iPhone
13 14 (2.94%) Clustering
14 12 (2.52%) Virtual Team
15 10 (2.10%) Data Centre
16 9 (1.89%) Mobile App
17 8 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 342 (71.85%) Linux
2 137 (28.78%) Windows
3 98 (20.59%) Unix
4 56 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 36 (7.56%) CentOS
6 21 (4.41%) Ubuntu
7 20 (4.20%) Mac OS
8 19 (3.99%) Mesosphere
9 7 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.21%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (71.64%) DevOps
2 268 (56.30%) CI/CD
3 204 (42.86%) Agile
4 181 (38.03%) Scrum
5 179 (37.61%) Infrastructure as Code
6 172 (36.13%) Continuous Integration
7 116 (24.37%) Software Engineering
8 113 (23.74%) Continuous Delivery
9 112 (23.53%) Configuration Management
10 106 (22.27%) Problem-Solving
11 88 (18.49%) Kanban
12 77 (16.18%) TDD
13 75 (15.76%) Microservices
14 72 (15.13%) Artificial Intelligence
15 69 (14.50%) Business Agility
15 69 (14.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 67 (14.08%) Analytics
16 67 (14.08%) Test Automation
17 64 (13.45%) Data Science
18 56 (11.76%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 307 (64.50%) Python
2 187 (39.29%) Java
3 144 (30.25%) SQL
4 143 (30.04%) Bash
5 116 (24.37%) Go
6 47 (9.87%) JavaScript
6 47 (9.87%) TypeScript
7 41 (8.61%) PowerShell
8 37 (7.77%) Groovy
9 34 (7.14%) C#
10 24 (5.04%) Scala
11 23 (4.83%) Ruby
12 20 (4.20%) Kotlin
12 20 (4.20%) Perl
13 19 (3.99%) PHP
14 8 (1.68%) Rust
15 4 (0.84%) C++
15 4 (0.84%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.42%) ES6
17 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (9.66%) Degree
2 20 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.36%) RHCE
4 11 (2.31%) CCA
5 10 (2.10%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.47%) CCNA
8 7 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.26%) MCITP
9 6 (1.26%) MCP
9 6 (1.26%) MCSA
9 6 (1.26%) MCSE
9 6 (1.26%) MCTS
10 5 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (1.05%) PhD
11 2 (0.42%) CCNP
12 1 (0.21%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (13.45%) QA
2 22 (4.62%) WCAG
3 21 (4.41%) GDPR
4 5 (1.05%) Accessibility
5 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.63%) NIST
6 1 (0.21%) COBIT
6 1 (0.21%) SOC 2
System Software
1 300 (63.03%) Docker
2 76 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (12.61%) Active Directory
4 34 (7.14%) KVM
4 34 (7.14%) Xen
5 17 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (3.36%) GlusterFS
6 16 (3.36%) vSphere
7 11 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (1.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (1.47%) Hyper-V
10 5 (1.05%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 5 (1.05%) etcd
11 3 (0.63%) NFS
12 2 (0.42%) Samba
13 1 (0.21%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 266 (55.88%) Kubernetes
2 230 (48.32%) Ansible
3 191 (40.13%) Terraform
4 164 (34.45%) Grafana
5 152 (31.93%) Prometheus
6 108 (22.69%) Puppet
7 93 (19.54%) Opscode Chef
8 91 (19.12%) Kibana
9 58 (12.18%) ZABBIX
10 57 (11.97%) logstash
11 45 (9.45%) Nagios
12 44 (9.24%) Graphite
13 39 (8.19%) Consul
14 29 (6.09%) HAProxy
15 26 (5.46%) Packer
16 24 (5.04%) StatsD
17 19 (3.99%) Automic
18 18 (3.78%) Docker Swarm
19 16 (3.36%) Salt
20 14 (2.94%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 76 (15.97%) VMware
2 67 (14.08%) Splunk
3 31 (6.51%) Atlassian
4 29 (6.09%) Microsoft
5 28 (5.88%) Perforce
6 27 (5.67%) PagerDuty
7 26 (5.46%) Red Hat
8 20 (4.20%) Datto
9 19 (3.99%) Hitachi
10 17 (3.57%) Google
11 16 (3.36%) F5
12 15 (3.15%) Dynatrace
13 13 (2.73%) Cisco
13 13 (2.73%) Oracle
14 12 (2.52%) Databricks
15 11 (2.31%) Juniper
16 10 (2.10%) New Relic
17 9 (1.89%) WSO2
18 7 (1.47%) Amplitude
19 6 (1.26%) Nimble Storage