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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TestPlant eggPlant
Rank 869 852 844
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Permanent jobs citing eggPlant 21 81 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.067% 0.053%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.42% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 70 60
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £40,000 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £51,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.95% +28.12%

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
17919 19183 16649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.20% 15.98% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15030 15838 14179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 24 April 2015 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 24 April 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 -45 21 £50,000 -4.76% 4
London -23 10 £52,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 6 - -
City of London +36 5 £50,000 +33.33% 1
North Yorkshire - 5 - -
York - 5 - -
South East +6 2 £35,750 -28.50% 1
Berkshire -5 1 £34,000 -15.00%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 - 1
Reading - 1 £34,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 £42,500 -

eggPlant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (91.67%) QA
2 49 (81.67%) Selenium
3 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (60.00%) WebDriver
5 34 (56.67%) Cucumber
6 27 (45.00%) TDD
6 27 (45.00%) JMeter
7 25 (41.67%) Test Automation
7 25 (41.67%) JIRA
8 23 (38.33%) Performance Testing
8 23 (38.33%) Android
9 21 (35.00%) Test Strategy
9 21 (35.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 19 (31.67%) Automated Testing
10 19 (31.67%) HP Quality Center
11 18 (30.00%) Usability Testing
11 18 (30.00%) Test Management
11 18 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (30.00%) Apple iOS
11 18 (30.00%) Test Planning
11 18 (30.00%) Business Analysis
11 18 (30.00%) MS Excel
11 18 (30.00%) Management Information System
11 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 18 (30.00%) HP
11 18 (30.00%) Java
12 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
12 16 (26.67%) C
13 15 (25.00%) Scrum
13 15 (25.00%) BDD

eggPlant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.67%) CMS
2 3 (5.00%) IIS
2 3 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 49 (81.67%) Selenium
2 36 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 34 (56.67%) Cucumber
4 27 (45.00%) JMeter
5 25 (41.67%) JIRA
6 21 (35.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 18 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (23.33%) Xcode
8 14 (23.33%) Appium
9 10 (16.67%) Calabash
10 8 (13.33%) RSpec
11 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
12 5 (8.33%) Maven
13 4 (6.67%) Subversion
13 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
13 4 (6.67%) JBehave
13 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
14 2 (3.33%) SilkTest
15 1 (1.67%) WATIR
15 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Games
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Analyst
2 23 (38.33%) Test Analyst
3 18 (30.00%) Performance Analyst
3 18 (30.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Tester
5 6 (10.00%) Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Tester
7 4 (6.67%) QA Tester
7 4 (6.67%) QA Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) QA Manager
7 4 (6.67%) QA Leader
8 3 (5.00%) Mobile Tester
8 3 (5.00%) Performance Test Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Performance Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Manual Tester
9 2 (3.33%) Test Manager
10 1 (1.67%) Software Tester
10 1 (1.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) HTML
2 11 (18.33%) CSS
3 5 (8.33%) SOAP
3 5 (8.33%) Web Services
3 5 (8.33%) REST
4 4 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 4 (6.67%) Apache Flex
4 4 (6.67%) Flash
4 4 (6.67%) Cocoa
5 3 (5.00%) .NET
5 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.00%) XML
6 1 (1.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 7 (11.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.33%) Video on Demand
5 4 (6.67%) IPTV
5 4 (6.67%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (5.00%) Hedge funds
6 3 (5.00%) Replication
6 3 (5.00%) Open Source
7 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.67%) Social Media
8 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Android
2 18 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.00%) TDD
3 25 (41.67%) Test Automation
4 23 (38.33%) Performance Testing
5 21 (35.00%) Test Strategy
6 19 (31.67%) Automated Testing
7 18 (30.00%) Test Management
7 18 (30.00%) Business Analysis
7 18 (30.00%) Test Planning
7 18 (30.00%) Usability Testing
8 15 (25.00%) BDD
8 15 (25.00%) Scrum
9 8 (13.33%) Automation Testing
10 6 (10.00%) OO
11 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
11 5 (8.33%) Manual Testing
12 4 (6.67%) User Stories
12 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
12 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) Java
2 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 16 (26.67%) C
3 14 (23.33%) Ruby
4 12 (20.00%) SQL
5 10 (16.67%) PHP
6 6 (10.00%) Objective-C
7 5 (8.33%) Python
7 5 (8.33%) C#
8 4 (6.67%) Perl
9 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) ISEB
2 5 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (91.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 19 (31.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (30.00%) HP
London
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
East Sussex
Explore Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
England
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago