The first table below looks at the demand for eggPlant skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited eggPlant over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestPlant eggPlant
Rank 844 815 869
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +54
Permanent jobs citing eggPlant 63 54 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.050% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 58 52 35
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,750 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19019 16311 16915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.27% 15.00% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15997 13882 14647
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

eggPlant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

eggPlant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

eggPlant
Salary Trend

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

eggPlant Salary Trend in the UK

eggPlant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing eggPlant over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 within the UK.

eggPlant Salary Histogram in the UK

eggPlant
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing eggPlant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -44 54 £50,000 +8.10% 7
London -41 36 £52,500 +5.00% 4
South East +6 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South Wales - 9 £45,500 -
Wales - 9 £45,500 -
Cardiff - 8 £45,500 -
City of London -20 7 £52,750 +17.22%
Oxfordshire - 7 £50,000 -
North West - 6 £55,000 - 1
Manchester - 4 £55,000 -
Preston - 2 £37,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire +4 1 £40,000 -20.00%
East of England -3 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
East Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £30,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 £38,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £25,000 -
Newport - 1 £38,500 -

eggPlant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 94 (66.20%) Android
2 89 (62.68%) Selenium
3 88 (61.97%) Blackberry
4 86 (60.56%) Java
5 80 (56.34%) WebDriver
6 77 (54.23%) Cucumber
7 70 (49.30%) QA
8 58 (40.85%) Test Automation
9 51 (35.92%) Mobile App
10 49 (34.51%) Web Services
11 47 (33.10%) Windows
11 47 (33.10%) Apple iOS
12 46 (32.39%) BDD
12 46 (32.39%) C
12 46 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (32.39%) TDD
13 45 (31.69%) Test Scripting
14 44 (30.99%) Xcode
15 43 (30.28%) SOAP
15 43 (30.28%) Python
15 43 (30.28%) SoapUI
16 35 (24.65%) REST
16 35 (24.65%) Automation Testing
16 35 (24.65%) Finance
17 34 (23.94%) PHP
18 32 (22.54%) QuickTest Pro
19 28 (19.72%) .NET
20 27 (19.01%) Ruby
21 26 (18.31%) SQL
22 24 (16.90%) C#

eggPlant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (6.34%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 89 (62.68%) Selenium
2 80 (56.34%) WebDriver
3 77 (54.23%) Cucumber
4 44 (30.99%) Xcode
5 43 (30.28%) SoapUI
6 32 (22.54%) QuickTest Pro
7 21 (14.79%) JMeter
8 18 (12.68%) Calabash
9 17 (11.97%) Visual Studio
10 15 (10.56%) LoadRunner
10 15 (10.56%) Robotium
11 13 (9.15%) WinRunner
12 12 (8.45%) JBehave
13 11 (7.75%) Jenkins
13 11 (7.75%) JIRA
14 9 (6.34%) LabVIEW
15 6 (4.23%) NUnit
16 4 (2.82%) Eclipse
16 4 (2.82%) SpecFlow
16 4 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (24.65%) Finance
2 16 (11.27%) Banking
3 8 (5.63%) Retail
4 2 (1.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Front Office
5 1 (0.70%) Back Office
5 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (21.83%) Analyst
2 30 (21.13%) Test Analyst
3 28 (19.72%) Test Engineer
4 14 (9.86%) Developer
5 13 (9.15%) Tester
5 13 (9.15%) QA Manager
5 13 (9.15%) Performance Analyst
5 13 (9.15%) Performance Test Analyst
6 12 (8.45%) Test Leader
7 8 (5.63%) Test Manager
8 6 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (4.23%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (3.52%) Technical Tester
9 5 (3.52%) Consultant
9 5 (3.52%) Test Consultant
9 5 (3.52%) Test Automation Consultant
10 4 (2.82%) Senior Test Engineer
11 3 (2.11%) Mobile Test Analyst
11 3 (2.11%) Automation Tester
11 3 (2.11%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (34.51%) Web Services
2 43 (30.28%) SOAP
3 35 (24.65%) REST
4 28 (19.72%) .NET
5 9 (6.34%) J2EE
6 6 (4.23%) Gherkin
7 5 (3.52%) Middleware
8 4 (2.82%) XML
9 3 (2.11%) CSS
9 3 (2.11%) HTML
10 1 (0.70%) JSON
10 1 (0.70%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.70%) iOS SDK
10 1 (0.70%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 88 (61.97%) Blackberry
2 51 (35.92%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.93%) Mobile Banking
3 7 (4.93%) Open Source
4 5 (3.52%) New Media
5 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.41%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.41%) Physics
7 1 (0.70%) Replication
7 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.70%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (0.70%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 94 (66.20%) Android
2 47 (33.10%) Apple iOS
2 47 (33.10%) Windows
3 2 (1.41%) Linux
3 2 (1.41%) UNIX
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (40.85%) Test Automation
2 46 (32.39%) BDD
2 46 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (32.39%) TDD
3 45 (31.69%) Test Scripting
4 35 (24.65%) Automation Testing
5 21 (14.79%) Performance Testing
6 20 (14.08%) OOP
7 18 (12.68%) Automated Testing
8 11 (7.75%) E-Commerce
9 10 (7.04%) Manual Testing
10 9 (6.34%) Scrum
10 9 (6.34%) SOA
11 7 (4.93%) Software Testing
11 7 (4.93%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.23%) Web Testing
12 6 (4.23%) OO
13 5 (3.52%) Software Engineering
14 4 (2.82%) Regression Testing
14 4 (2.82%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (60.56%) Java
2 46 (32.39%) C
3 43 (30.28%) Python
4 34 (23.94%) PHP
5 27 (19.01%) Ruby
6 26 (18.31%) SQL
7 24 (16.90%) C#
8 22 (15.49%) Groovy
9 4 (2.82%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.82%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.41%) Perl
10 2 (1.41%) C++
10 2 (1.41%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.70%) VBScript
11 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (4.23%) ISEB
1 6 (4.23%) ISTQB
2 5 (3.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (49.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (7.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (9.86%) HP
2 9 (6.34%) Oracle
3 5 (3.52%) SOASTA, Inc
4 2 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.70%) Apple
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AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Salary: From £39,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago