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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TestPlant eggPlant
Rank 869 818 810
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -8
Permanent jobs citing eggPlant 23 78 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.070% 0.071%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.43% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 67 75
Average salary £46,250 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.95% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £41,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +25.00%

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
17377 18136 16257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.15% 16.20% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14595 14832 13860
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

eggPlant Salary Histogram in the UK

eggPlant
Top 9 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 27 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
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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 -43 23 £46,250 -13.95% 3
London -15 11 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Yorkshire - 10 - -
York - 9 - -
North Yorkshire - 9 - -
City of London +15 8 £46,250 - 2
East of England - 1 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 -

eggPlant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 55 (83.33%) QA
2 53 (80.30%) Selenium
3 49 (74.24%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (48.48%) WebDriver
5 31 (46.97%) Test Automation
5 31 (46.97%) TDD
6 30 (45.45%) JMeter
6 30 (45.45%) JIRA
7 27 (40.91%) Performance Testing
7 27 (40.91%) Cucumber
8 26 (39.39%) Test Strategy
9 25 (37.88%) QuickTest Pro
10 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 22 (33.33%) HP
10 22 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 22 (33.33%) Business Analysis
10 22 (33.33%) Management Information System
10 22 (33.33%) Test Planning
10 22 (33.33%) Test Management
10 22 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
10 22 (33.33%) Usability Testing
10 22 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (31.82%) Automated Testing
12 20 (30.30%) Java
13 19 (28.79%) Scrum
14 18 (27.27%) SQL
15 17 (25.76%) Android
16 16 (24.24%) BDD
16 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
17 15 (22.73%) Ruby

eggPlant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 4 (6.06%) IIS
1 4 (6.06%) Apache
1 4 (6.06%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) Confluence
2 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 53 (80.30%) Selenium
2 32 (48.48%) WebDriver
3 30 (45.45%) JIRA
3 30 (45.45%) JMeter
4 27 (40.91%) Cucumber
5 25 (37.88%) QuickTest Pro
6 22 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (16.67%) Appium
8 9 (13.64%) RSpec
9 8 (12.12%) Xcode
10 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
10 6 (9.09%) Calabash
11 5 (7.58%) Maven
11 5 (7.58%) Eclipse
12 4 (6.06%) Subversion
12 4 (6.06%) JBehave
12 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
13 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
14 2 (3.03%) TestComplete
15 1 (1.52%) WATIR
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (50.00%) Analyst
1 33 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 22 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
2 22 (33.33%) Performance Test Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Tester
4 7 (10.61%) Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Senior Tester
6 4 (6.06%) QA Tester
6 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Performance Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) QA Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Performance Test Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Mobile Tester
7 3 (4.55%) Software Tester
7 3 (4.55%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.55%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) QA Leader
7 3 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) HTML
2 12 (18.18%) CSS
3 7 (10.61%) Web Services
4 5 (7.58%) SOAP
4 5 (7.58%) REST
5 4 (6.06%) Cocoa Touch
5 4 (6.06%) Apache Flex
5 4 (6.06%) Flash
5 4 (6.06%) Cocoa
6 3 (4.55%) XML
6 3 (4.55%) .NET
6 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.58%) Video on Demand
4 4 (6.06%) Open Source
4 4 (6.06%) IPTV
4 4 (6.06%) Replication
4 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.06%) Over-the-Top Content
4 4 (6.06%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.52%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Android
2 14 (21.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (74.24%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.97%) TDD
2 31 (46.97%) Test Automation
3 27 (40.91%) Performance Testing
4 26 (39.39%) Test Strategy
5 22 (33.33%) Test Planning
5 22 (33.33%) Test Management
5 22 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 22 (33.33%) Usability Testing
6 21 (31.82%) Automated Testing
7 19 (28.79%) Scrum
8 16 (24.24%) BDD
9 10 (15.15%) Automation Testing
9 10 (15.15%) OO
10 9 (13.64%) Test Scripting
11 6 (9.09%) Regression Testing
12 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
13 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (6.06%) Manual Testing
13 4 (6.06%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) Java
2 18 (27.27%) SQL
3 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 15 (22.73%) Ruby
5 9 (13.64%) C
6 7 (10.61%) PHP
7 6 (9.09%) C#
8 5 (7.58%) Objective-C
9 4 (6.06%) Perl
9 4 (6.06%) Python
10 3 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) ISEB
2 7 (10.61%) Degree
3 4 (6.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (83.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 22 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 22 (33.33%) HP
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