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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TestPlant eggPlant
Rank 940 959 912
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -47
Permanent jobs citing eggPlant 16 20 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.018% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.085% 0.11% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 71
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,050 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -21.95%

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
18716 18191 19243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.11% 16.38% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16080 15259 15932
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 April 2016 within the UK.

eggPlant Salary Histogram in the UK

eggPlant
Top 15 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 April 2016. 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 -2 13 £45,000 -10.00% 5
London +3 6 £60,000 +14.28% 3
City of London +46 3 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Yorkshire +12 3 £45,000 - 2
Rotherham - 3 £45,000 - 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 - 2
South East +34 2 - -
South West - 2 £42,750 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Eastleigh - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £42,750 -
South Wales - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -

eggPlant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 20 (68.97%) Selenium
2 17 (58.62%) QA
3 16 (55.17%) Cucumber
4 14 (48.28%) Java
5 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (37.93%) BDD
6 11 (37.93%) WebDriver
7 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
7 10 (34.48%) SQL
8 9 (31.03%) C#
8 9 (31.03%) Python
8 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
9 8 (27.59%) Android
9 8 (27.59%) TDD
9 8 (27.59%) Finance
10 7 (24.14%) Scrum
10 7 (24.14%) Xcode
10 7 (24.14%) Blackberry
10 7 (24.14%) C
10 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
11 6 (20.69%) SoapUI
11 6 (20.69%) Automation Testing
11 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
11 6 (20.69%) JIRA
11 6 (20.69%) Ruby
11 6 (20.69%) PHP
11 6 (20.69%) HP UFT
11 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
11 6 (20.69%) QA Automation

eggPlant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (3.45%) Confluence
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) GPRS
1 4 (13.79%) GSM
1 4 (13.79%) LTE
1 4 (13.79%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (13.79%) SMS
1 4 (13.79%) UMTS
1 4 (13.79%) WCDMA
1 4 (13.79%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (68.97%) Selenium
2 16 (55.17%) Cucumber
3 11 (37.93%) WebDriver
4 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
5 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
5 7 (24.14%) Xcode
6 6 (20.69%) HP UFT
6 6 (20.69%) JIRA
6 6 (20.69%) SoapUI
7 5 (17.24%) TestComplete
8 4 (13.79%) Appium
8 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow
9 3 (10.34%) FitNesse
9 3 (10.34%) JMeter
9 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
10 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (6.90%) Calabash
10 2 (6.90%) Capybara
10 2 (6.90%) RSpec
10 2 (6.90%) WATIR
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.79%) Billing
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 3 (10.34%) Legal
5 2 (6.90%) Back Office
5 2 (6.90%) Banking
5 2 (6.90%) Front Office
6 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Tester
2 7 (24.14%) QA Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Test Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Tester
4 4 (13.79%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Mobile Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tester
6 2 (6.90%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Regression Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Test Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
1 3 (10.34%) Spring
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) Gherkin
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) JSON
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) EPoS
2 2 (6.90%) Fintech
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Android
2 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) BDD
3 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
4 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (27.59%) TDD
6 7 (24.14%) Scrum
7 6 (20.69%) Automation Testing
7 6 (20.69%) QA Automation
7 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
8 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (13.79%) Defect Management
9 4 (13.79%) Demand Management
9 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
9 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Integration Acceptance Testing
10 3 (10.34%) CMMI
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) C#
3 9 (31.03%) Python
4 7 (24.14%) C
5 6 (20.69%) PHP
5 6 (20.69%) Ruby
6 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.45%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) Scala
7 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (58.62%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) Section 508
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Huawei
1 4 (13.79%) Nokia
2 3 (10.34%) HP
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Capita
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