The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CloudMonkey MonkeyTalk (formerly FoneMonkey)
Rank 865 851 893
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +42
Permanent jobs citing MonkeyTalk 16 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.018% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.084% 0.12% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 2
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £37,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
-34.28% -
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18956 16347 16914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.28% 15.08% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15933 13906 14645
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MonkeyTalk over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

MonkeyTalk Salary Histogram in the UK

MonkeyTalk
Top 4 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 1 August 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 -62 16 £51,250 +7.89% 1
London -31 14 £57,500 +17.94% 1
Bristol -3 2 £23,000 -34.28%
South West -19 2 £23,000 -34.28%

MonkeyTalk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 17 (89.47%) Software Testing
2 15 (78.95%) Robotium
3 13 (68.42%) Android
4 12 (63.16%) Calabash
5 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
5 11 (57.89%) Scrum
6 10 (52.63%) Objective-C
6 10 (52.63%) Java
6 10 (52.63%) QA
6 10 (52.63%) Mobile App
7 9 (47.37%) Ruby
8 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
8 8 (42.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (42.11%) JIRA
8 8 (42.11%) PHPUnit
8 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
8 8 (42.11%) JUnit
8 8 (42.11%) Web Services
8 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (42.11%) TDD
8 8 (42.11%) NUnit
9 7 (36.84%) Open Source
9 7 (36.84%) BDD
9 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
9 7 (36.84%) Degree
9 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
10 6 (31.58%) HTML5
10 6 (31.58%) iPhone
10 6 (31.58%) Android Development

MonkeyTalk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 15 (78.95%) Robotium
2 12 (63.16%) Calabash
3 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
4 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
4 8 (42.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (42.11%) JIRA
4 8 (42.11%) PHPUnit
4 8 (42.11%) JUnit
4 8 (42.11%) NUnit
5 1 (5.26%) Ranorex
5 1 (5.26%) eggPlant
General
1 4 (21.05%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Tester
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Ruby Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 6 (31.58%) HTML5
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) LAMP
3 1 (5.26%) Android SDK
3 1 (5.26%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Mobile App
2 7 (36.84%) Open Source
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 6 (31.58%) iPhone
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Android
2 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Software Testing
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) TDD
4 7 (36.84%) BDD
4 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
5 6 (31.58%) Android Development
5 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
6 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Objective-C
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) Ruby
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
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