The table below looks at the statistics for Hamcrest skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hamcrest over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hamcrest
Rank 642 660 618
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -42
Permanent jobs citing Hamcrest 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.053% 0.035% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £70,000 £80,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +138.80%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Hamcrest
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7578 8685 6877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.95% 17.39% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6388 7444 5921
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Hamcrest
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Hamcrest Jobs Demand Trend in London

Hamcrest
Salary Trend in London

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

Hamcrest Salary Trend in London

Hamcrest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Hamcrest 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 Hamcrest.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
2 12 (80.00%) Groovy
2 12 (80.00%) Scala
2 12 (80.00%) Mockito
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) Oracle
3 11 (73.33%) MySQL
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (73.33%) TDD
3 11 (73.33%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
3 11 (73.33%) Scrum
3 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
3 11 (73.33%) Maven
4 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
4 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 8 (53.33%) JDBC
4 8 (53.33%) XML
4 8 (53.33%) JSON
4 8 (53.33%) Grails
4 8 (53.33%) GWT
4 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
4 8 (53.33%) Akamai
4 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
4 8 (53.33%) Sensu
5 7 (46.67%) Functional Programming
5 7 (46.67%) JUnit
6 5 (33.33%) Gradle

Hamcrest
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Hamcrest 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 Hamcrest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (33.33%) Jetty
2 5 (33.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
1 11 (73.33%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
3 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Mockito
2 11 (73.33%) Maven
2 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
3 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
4 7 (46.67%) JUnit
5 5 (33.33%) Gradle
General
1 5 (33.33%) Advertising
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
2 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
3 8 (53.33%) JSON
3 8 (53.33%) Grails
3 8 (53.33%) GWT
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) JDBC
3 8 (53.33%) XML
3 8 (53.33%) Sensu
4 5 (33.33%) Akka
4 5 (33.33%) OAuth
4 5 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (33.33%) Sinatra
5 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 4 (26.67%) Apache Camel
5 4 (26.67%) JAX-RS
5 4 (26.67%) JMS
6 3 (20.00%) JPA
6 3 (20.00%) Symfony
6 3 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Equities
1 4 (26.67%) Derivative
1 4 (26.67%) Equity Derivative
1 4 (26.67%) Data Structures
1 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 3 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) TDD
2 11 (73.33%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) Functional Programming
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (20.00%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) Groovy
2 12 (80.00%) Scala
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) Ruby
5 4 (26.67%) Haskell
5 4 (26.67%) Python
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) C++
5 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (26.67%) F#
6 3 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Akamai