The table below looks at the statistics for eggPlant skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited eggPlant over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TestPlant eggPlant
Rank 295 336 305
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -31
Permanent jobs citing eggPlant 5 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.049% 0.071% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.46% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 18
Average salary £38,750 £50,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.88% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +11.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1507 1939 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.67% 15.39% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1716 1559
Average salary £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing eggPlant across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

eggPlant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing eggPlant across the City of London region.

eggPlant Salary Trend in the City of London

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Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing eggPlant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

eggPlant Salary Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing eggPlant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited eggPlant.

1 13 (92.86%) QA
1 13 (92.86%) WebDriver
2 12 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 12 (85.71%) Selenium
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) Appium
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Ruby
6 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
6 5 (35.71%) Android
6 5 (35.71%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) Xcode
6 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
7 4 (28.57%) CSS
7 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
7 4 (28.57%) PHP
7 4 (28.57%) C
7 4 (28.57%) BDD
7 4 (28.57%) HTML
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) RSpec
8 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
8 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Python
8 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Calabash
9 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
9 2 (14.29%) OOP

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing eggPlant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited eggPlant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) WebDriver
2 12 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 12 (85.71%) Selenium
3 7 (50.00%) Appium
4 5 (35.71%) Xcode
5 3 (21.43%) RSpec
5 3 (21.43%) Calabash
6 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
7 1 (7.14%) Capybara
7 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
7 1 (7.14%) JUnit
7 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
7 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
7 1 (7.14%) JMeter
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
1 3 (21.43%) QA Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) XSLT
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Android
2 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
2 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Web Testing
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Ruby
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) C
4 3 (21.43%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (92.86%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Apple