The table below looks at the statistics for MonkeyTalk skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MonkeyTalk over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CloudMonkey MonkeyTalk (formerly FoneMonkey)
Rank 910 873 872
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -1
Permanent jobs citing MonkeyTalk 1 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.019% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.006% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 23
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £32,500 -

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
18133 16776 17035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.74% 15.11% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15269 14156 14962
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

MonkeyTalk
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MonkeyTalk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MonkeyTalk
Salary Trend

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

MonkeyTalk Salary Trend in the UK

MonkeyTalk
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MonkeyTalk within the UK over the 3 months to 28 November 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
London -5 1 £40,000 -38.46%
England -63 1 £40,000 -33.33%

MonkeyTalk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MonkeyTalk 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 MonkeyTalk.

1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (70.00%) QA
2 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 7 (70.00%) Robotium
3 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (60.00%) Android
3 6 (60.00%) iPhone
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Objective-C
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Calabash
6 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (30.00%) Ruby
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
7 2 (20.00%) Python
7 2 (20.00%) UNIX
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Open Source
7 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (10.00%) Appium
8 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
8 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit

MonkeyTalk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MonkeyTalk 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 MonkeyTalk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Robotium
2 4 (40.00%) Calabash
3 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
4 1 (10.00%) Appium
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) NUnit
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (60.00%) iPhone
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (10.00%) BDD
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) TDD
7 1 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA