The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TestPlant eggPlant
Rank 852 827 795
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -32
Permanent jobs citing eggPlant 35 67 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.063% 0.073%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.39% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20 58 73
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17184 17216 16154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.05% 16.08% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14504 14008 13871
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 March 2015 within the UK.

eggPlant Salary Histogram in the UK

eggPlant
Top 10 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 2 March 2015. 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 -11 35 £50,000 -9.09% 5
London -25 17 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Yorkshire - 15 £37,500 - 2
York - 14 £37,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 14 £37,500 - 1
City of London +16 10 £50,000 -16.66%
East of England - 2 £36,250 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Cambridge - 1 £42,500 - 1

eggPlant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 69 (82.14%) QA
2 65 (77.38%) Selenium
3 63 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (45.24%) TDD
4 38 (45.24%) Test Automation
5 37 (44.05%) WebDriver
5 37 (44.05%) JMeter
6 36 (42.86%) JIRA
7 33 (39.29%) Performance Testing
8 32 (38.10%) Test Strategy
8 32 (38.10%) QuickTest Pro
9 31 (36.90%) Cucumber
10 27 (32.14%) Java
11 26 (30.95%) Microsoft
11 26 (30.95%) HP
11 26 (30.95%) MS Excel
11 26 (30.95%) Management Information System
11 26 (30.95%) Test Planning
11 26 (30.95%) Usability Testing
11 26 (30.95%) Test Management
11 26 (30.95%) HP Quality Center
11 26 (30.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 26 (30.95%) Business Analysis
12 25 (29.76%) Scrum
12 25 (29.76%) SQL
13 24 (28.57%) Automated Testing
14 20 (23.81%) BDD
15 19 (22.62%) Android
16 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
17 17 (20.24%) HTML

eggPlant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.14%) IIS
1 6 (7.14%) Apache
2 4 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) Confluence
3 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (30.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) SAP BW
1 3 (3.57%) DataStage
1 3 (3.57%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 65 (77.38%) Selenium
2 37 (44.05%) WebDriver
2 37 (44.05%) JMeter
3 36 (42.86%) JIRA
4 32 (38.10%) QuickTest Pro
5 31 (36.90%) Cucumber
6 26 (30.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (14.29%) Appium
8 10 (11.90%) RSpec
9 9 (10.71%) Xcode
10 6 (7.14%) Eclipse
10 6 (7.14%) SoapUI
10 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
10 6 (7.14%) Calabash
11 5 (5.95%) Maven
12 4 (4.76%) Subversion
12 4 (4.76%) TestComplete
12 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
12 4 (4.76%) JBehave
13 3 (3.57%) LoadUI
General
1 9 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (52.38%) Analyst
1 44 (52.38%) Test Analyst
2 26 (30.95%) Performance Analyst
2 26 (30.95%) Performance Test Analyst
3 15 (17.86%) Tester
4 8 (9.52%) Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Performance Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Senior Tester
5 6 (7.14%) Performance Test Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Automation Tester
6 5 (5.95%) Automation Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) QA Test Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) QA Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Software Tester
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) QA Tester
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.24%) HTML
2 14 (16.67%) CSS
3 10 (11.90%) Web Services
4 8 (9.52%) SOAP
5 5 (5.95%) .NET
5 5 (5.95%) REST
6 4 (4.76%) Cocoa Touch
6 4 (4.76%) Apache Flex
6 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.76%) XML
6 4 (4.76%) Flash
6 4 (4.76%) Cocoa
7 1 (1.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 6 (7.14%) Replication
3 6 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.14%) Open Source
3 6 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.95%) Hedge funds
4 5 (5.95%) Video on Demand
5 4 (4.76%) IPTV
5 4 (4.76%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (2.38%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.62%) Android
2 14 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.24%) TDD
2 38 (45.24%) Test Automation
3 33 (39.29%) Performance Testing
4 32 (38.10%) Test Strategy
5 26 (30.95%) Test Management
5 26 (30.95%) Test Planning
5 26 (30.95%) Usability Testing
5 26 (30.95%) Business Analysis
6 25 (29.76%) Scrum
7 24 (28.57%) Automated Testing
8 20 (23.81%) BDD
9 14 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 14 (16.67%) Automation Testing
10 12 (14.29%) OO
11 11 (13.10%) Regression Testing
12 6 (7.14%) OOP
12 6 (7.14%) Unit Testing
13 5 (5.95%) Manual Testing
14 4 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.14%) Java
2 25 (29.76%) SQL
3 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 16 (19.05%) Ruby
5 10 (11.90%) C
6 9 (10.71%) C#
6 9 (10.71%) PHP
7 5 (5.95%) Python
7 5 (5.95%) Objective-C
8 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) ISEB
2 9 (10.71%) Degree
3 4 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (82.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 26 (30.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (30.95%) Microsoft
1 26 (30.95%) HP
2 3 (3.57%) SAP
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