The table below looks at the statistics for Robotium skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Robotium over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Robotium
Rank 844 829 862
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +33
Permanent jobs citing Robotium 55 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.041% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50 41 23
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £38,500 -
% change year-on-year
+39.61% -

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
18734 16222 17027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 15.25% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15523 13820 14720
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Robotium
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Robotium Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Robotium
Salary Trend

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

Robotium Salary Trend in the UK

Robotium
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Robotium over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Robotium Salary Histogram in the UK

Robotium
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Robotium within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
(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 -26 53 £52,500 +5.00% 3
London +9 47 £52,500 +5.00% 3
City of London -2 16 £60,000 +33.33%
Manchester -11 4 - -
North West -16 4 - -
South West - 2 £70,000 -
Bristol - 2 £70,000 -

Robotium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Robotium 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 Robotium.

1 110 (77.46%) Android
2 95 (66.90%) Java
3 82 (57.75%) Apple iOS
4 65 (45.77%) BDD
5 63 (44.37%) QA
6 61 (42.96%) TDD
6 61 (42.96%) Calabash
7 59 (41.55%) Web Services
8 56 (39.44%) Selenium
9 55 (38.73%) Cucumber
10 51 (35.92%) Mobile App
11 49 (34.51%) Scrum
12 48 (33.80%) Test Automation
13 46 (32.39%) Windows
14 45 (31.69%) Agile Software Development
15 44 (30.99%) Android Development
16 43 (30.28%) Test Scripting
17 38 (26.76%) Continuous Integration
18 36 (25.35%) E-Commerce
19 35 (24.65%) JIRA
20 32 (22.54%) Google
21 31 (21.83%) Git (software)
22 30 (21.13%) JUnit
23 29 (20.42%) Blackberry
23 29 (20.42%) Ruby
24 27 (19.01%) Software Testing
25 26 (18.31%) WebDriver
25 26 (18.31%) Open Source
25 26 (18.31%) Jenkins
26 25 (17.61%) Windows Phone

Robotium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Robotium 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 Robotium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.11%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (1.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.38%) Internet
2 11 (7.75%) GSM
2 11 (7.75%) VoIP
3 4 (2.82%) RTP
4 3 (2.11%) HTTP
5 1 (0.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.38%) SQLite
2 8 (5.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 61 (42.96%) Calabash
2 56 (39.44%) Selenium
3 55 (38.73%) Cucumber
4 35 (24.65%) JIRA
5 31 (21.83%) Git (software)
6 30 (21.13%) JUnit
7 26 (18.31%) WebDriver
7 26 (18.31%) Jenkins
8 25 (17.61%) JBehave
9 17 (11.97%) Xcode
9 17 (11.97%) Subversion
10 15 (10.56%) MonkeyTalk
11 14 (9.86%) NUnit
12 13 (9.15%) SoapUI
12 13 (9.15%) eggPlant
13 12 (8.45%) Gradle
14 10 (7.04%) FitNesse
15 8 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (5.63%) PHPUnit
16 7 (4.93%) QUnit
General
1 24 (16.90%) Finance
2 13 (9.15%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.23%) Banking
4 5 (3.52%) Music Industry
5 4 (2.82%) Publishing
5 4 (2.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (38.73%) Developer
2 38 (26.76%) Android Developer
3 24 (16.90%) Test Engineer
4 20 (14.08%) QA Engineer
5 19 (13.38%) Tester
6 15 (10.56%) Analyst
7 14 (9.86%) Senior Developer
8 12 (8.45%) Lead Developer
9 9 (6.34%) Test Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) Senior Test Engineer
10 8 (5.63%) Mobile Tester
11 7 (4.93%) Senior Android Developer
11 7 (4.93%) QA Analyst
11 7 (4.93%) Ruby Developer
12 6 (4.23%) Java Developer
12 6 (4.23%) QA Tester
13 5 (3.52%) Senior Tester
13 5 (3.52%) Software Engineer
13 5 (3.52%) Test Leader
14 4 (2.82%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (41.55%) Web Services
2 25 (17.61%) .NET
3 21 (14.79%) REST
4 20 (14.08%) SOAP
5 15 (10.56%) XMPP
6 11 (7.75%) JNI
6 11 (7.75%) XML
6 11 (7.75%) J2SE
7 10 (7.04%) iOS SDK
8 8 (5.63%) HTML
9 7 (4.93%) HTML5
9 7 (4.93%) JSON
10 6 (4.23%) RESTful
10 6 (4.23%) LAMP
10 6 (4.23%) Android SDK
11 4 (2.82%) Gherkin
11 4 (2.82%) J2EE
11 4 (2.82%) Java SE
12 2 (1.41%) JSR 170
13 1 (0.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 51 (35.92%) Mobile App
2 29 (20.42%) Blackberry
3 26 (18.31%) Open Source
4 23 (16.20%) Mobile Payment
5 11 (7.75%) Handset
6 10 (7.04%) Computer Science
7 9 (6.34%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (4.93%) iPhone
9 4 (2.82%) Device Driver
9 4 (2.82%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 110 (77.46%) Android
2 82 (57.75%) Apple iOS
3 46 (32.39%) Windows
4 25 (17.61%) Windows Phone
5 19 (13.38%) Windows Phone 7
6 12 (8.45%) UNIX
7 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (45.77%) BDD
2 61 (42.96%) TDD
3 49 (34.51%) Scrum
4 48 (33.80%) Test Automation
5 45 (31.69%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (30.99%) Android Development
7 43 (30.28%) Test Scripting
8 38 (26.76%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (25.35%) E-Commerce
10 27 (19.01%) Software Testing
11 24 (16.90%) Regression Testing
12 23 (16.20%) Kanban
13 21 (14.79%) Integration Testing
14 20 (14.08%) OO
15 19 (13.38%) OOP
15 19 (13.38%) OOA/OOD
15 19 (13.38%) OOD
15 19 (13.38%) Unit Testing
16 18 (12.68%) Automated Testing
17 16 (11.27%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 95 (66.90%) Java
2 29 (20.42%) Ruby
3 20 (14.08%) C
3 20 (14.08%) C++
3 20 (14.08%) Python
4 19 (13.38%) JavaScript
5 15 (10.56%) SQL
6 14 (9.86%) Objective-C
7 6 (4.23%) Groovy
7 6 (4.23%) PHP
8 5 (3.52%) Perl
8 5 (3.52%) C#
8 5 (3.52%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.70%) XPath
9 1 (0.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (15.49%) Degree
2 13 (9.15%) ISEB
3 5 (3.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.70%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (44.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (22.54%) Google
2 7 (4.93%) HP
3 3 (2.11%) VMware
3 3 (2.11%) Adobe
4 2 (1.41%) JBoss
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle
5 1 (0.70%) Facebook
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