The table below looks at the statistics for Hamcrest skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hamcrest over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hamcrest
Rank 891 886 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Hamcrest 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.004% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.034% 0.024% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
17829 16807 17402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.92% 15.35% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15072 14009 15309
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Hamcrest
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hamcrest within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Hamcrest Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hamcrest
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hamcrest within the UK.

Hamcrest Salary Trend in the UK

Hamcrest
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hamcrest within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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 0 6 £60,000 - 1
City of London +35 5 £60,000 +33.33%
London +25 5 £60,000 - 1
Slough - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

Hamcrest
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Hamcrest 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 Hamcrest.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
1 11 (100.00%) Subversion
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
3 8 (72.73%) OSGi
4 7 (63.64%) Google
5 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 6 (54.55%) Velocity
5 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 6 (54.55%) CSS
5 6 (54.55%) Maven
6 5 (45.45%) JIRA
6 5 (45.45%) jMock
6 5 (45.45%) Confluence
6 5 (45.45%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) jQuery
6 5 (45.45%) Low Latency
6 5 (45.45%) Windows
6 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
6 5 (45.45%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (45.45%) Kanban
6 5 (45.45%) BDD
6 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (45.45%) Bloomberg
6 5 (45.45%) Tradeweb
6 5 (45.45%) MarketAxess
6 5 (45.45%) 29West
6 5 (45.45%) KDB

Hamcrest
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Hamcrest 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 Hamcrest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Alfresco
2 1 (9.09%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) KDB
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Subversion
2 6 (54.55%) Maven
3 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 5 (45.45%) jMock
3 5 (45.45%) EasyMock
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Ivy
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) JUnit
5 3 (27.27%) JMeter
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
5 3 (27.27%) Gradle
5 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
6 1 (9.09%) Mockito
6 1 (9.09%) Hudson
6 1 (9.09%) NetBeans
6 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (45.45%) Front Office
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
1 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) OSGi
3 6 (54.55%) Velocity
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) Servlets
5 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
5 3 (27.27%) Underscore.js
6 2 (18.18%) Semantic HTML
6 2 (18.18%) JSP
6 2 (18.18%) Google Closure
7 1 (9.09%) REST
7 1 (9.09%) FreeMarker
7 1 (9.09%) J2EE
7 1 (9.09%) SOAP
7 1 (9.09%) Struts
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (45.45%) Fixed Income
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 5 (45.45%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (45.45%) Low Latency
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Time Management
5 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 3 (27.27%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
7 1 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Google
2 5 (45.45%) Tradeweb
2 5 (45.45%) MarketAxess
2 5 (45.45%) 29West
2 5 (45.45%) Bloomberg
3 1 (9.09%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian