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 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
TestPlant eggPlant
Rank 874 868 833
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -35
Permanent jobs citing eggPlant 24 65 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.054% 0.043%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 60 45
Average salary £44,500 £51,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.17% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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
18497 19229 16389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.70% 15.99% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15539 16305 14039
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 30 June 2015 within the UK.

eggPlant Salary Histogram in the UK

eggPlant
Top 14 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 30 June 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 +2 24 £44,500 -15.23%
London -9 13 £50,000 -4.76%
South East +20 8 £36,250 -27.50%
City of London +36 6 £45,000 -10.44%
Hampshire - 5 £43,000 -
South West - 2 £57,500 -
Bournemouth - 2 £57,500 -
Fareham - 2 £36,000 -
Dorset - 2 £57,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £32,500 -
Reading - 1 £34,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £34,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £32,500 -

eggPlant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 41 (85.42%) Selenium
2 39 (81.25%) QA
3 26 (54.17%) Cucumber
3 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (52.08%) WebDriver
5 23 (47.92%) Test Automation
6 18 (37.50%) JMeter
7 16 (33.33%) Java
7 16 (33.33%) Android
8 15 (31.25%) C
8 15 (31.25%) Xcode
9 13 (27.08%) TDD
9 13 (27.08%) Performance Testing
9 13 (27.08%) Calabash
9 13 (27.08%) Appium
10 12 (25.00%) PHP
10 12 (25.00%) HP UFT
11 11 (22.92%) Test Planning
12 10 (20.83%) Test Strategy
12 10 (20.83%) Apple iOS
12 10 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (20.83%) Blackberry
12 10 (20.83%) Automated Testing
13 9 (18.75%) Management Information System
13 9 (18.75%) Finance
13 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
13 9 (18.75%) HP
13 9 (18.75%) Python
13 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
13 9 (18.75%) Test Management

eggPlant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) ATM
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
1 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (85.42%) Selenium
2 26 (54.17%) Cucumber
3 25 (52.08%) WebDriver
4 18 (37.50%) JMeter
5 15 (31.25%) Xcode
6 13 (27.08%) Calabash
6 13 (27.08%) Appium
7 12 (25.00%) HP UFT
8 9 (18.75%) JIRA
8 9 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
10 5 (10.42%) Subversion
10 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
11 3 (6.25%) RSpec
11 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
11 3 (6.25%) SpecFlow
12 2 (4.17%) SilkTest
12 2 (4.17%) LoadRunner
13 1 (2.08%) JUnit
13 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Test Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Performance Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) Performance Test Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) QA Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Developer
6 4 (8.33%) QA Manager
6 4 (8.33%) QA Leader
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Tester
8 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.08%) Performance Test Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) CSS
2 4 (8.33%) HTML
3 3 (6.25%) .NET
3 3 (6.25%) Web Services
3 3 (6.25%) XML
4 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.08%) REST
5 1 (2.08%) SOAP
5 1 (2.08%) XSLT
5 1 (2.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Blackberry
2 9 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Android
2 10 (20.83%) Apple iOS
3 5 (10.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) Test Automation
3 13 (27.08%) Performance Testing
3 13 (27.08%) TDD
4 11 (22.92%) Test Planning
5 10 (20.83%) Automated Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Test Strategy
6 9 (18.75%) Test Management
6 9 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 9 (18.75%) Usability Testing
7 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.67%) BDD
8 7 (14.58%) Scrum
8 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
9 6 (12.50%) Automation Testing
10 5 (10.42%) Open Source
10 5 (10.42%) OOP
10 5 (10.42%) Web Development
11 4 (8.33%) OO
11 4 (8.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) Java
2 15 (31.25%) C
3 12 (25.00%) PHP
4 9 (18.75%) Python
5 8 (16.67%) SQL
5 8 (16.67%) Ruby
6 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.42%) Perl
7 5 (10.42%) C#
8 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.08%) PHP5
9 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) ISEB
4 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (81.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 9 (18.75%) HP
2 2 (4.17%) SOASTA, Inc
2 2 (4.17%) New Relic
3 1 (2.08%) Apple