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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Robotium
Rank 853 854 833
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Robotium 25 39 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.038% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 39
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,600 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £64,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-45.31% +60.00%

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
17100 16352 16726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.15% 15.94% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14503 13422 14587
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Robotium Salary Histogram in the UK

Robotium
Top 10 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 30 January 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 -19 24 £60,000 +14.28% 5
London -15 21 £62,500 +19.04% 3
City of London -6 2 £67,500 +28.57%
South East -25 2 £35,000 -45.31%
Kent - 2 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Warwick - 1 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 1
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £50,000 -

Robotium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 41 (87.23%) Android
2 33 (70.21%) Apple iOS
3 27 (57.45%) Java
3 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (51.06%) TDD
5 23 (48.94%) Android Development
6 22 (46.81%) Git (software)
7 20 (42.55%) QA
7 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
7 20 (42.55%) Appium
8 16 (34.04%) .NET
8 16 (34.04%) Python
8 16 (34.04%) Multithreading
9 15 (31.91%) JUnit
10 14 (29.79%) Windows
10 14 (29.79%) HTML
10 14 (29.79%) REST
10 14 (29.79%) Calabash
11 13 (27.66%) Android Studio
11 13 (27.66%) Mobile App
11 13 (27.66%) Windows Phone
11 13 (27.66%) Web Services
11 13 (27.66%) Shell Script
12 12 (25.53%) Unit Testing
13 11 (23.40%) Ruby on Rails
13 11 (23.40%) BDD
13 11 (23.40%) Memory Management
13 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (23.40%) Mac OS X
13 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET

Robotium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (23.40%) Node.js
2 5 (10.64%) CMS
3 2 (4.26%) uiautomator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.13%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQLite
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (46.81%) Git (software)
2 20 (42.55%) Appium
3 15 (31.91%) JUnit
4 14 (29.79%) Calabash
5 13 (27.66%) Android Studio
6 11 (23.40%) Gradle
7 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
8 9 (19.15%) Cucumber
9 8 (17.02%) Selenium
9 8 (17.02%) JIRA
9 8 (17.02%) Xcode
10 6 (12.77%) Robolectric
11 5 (10.64%) Hudson
11 5 (10.64%) Mechanoid
11 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
12 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (4.26%) WATIR
13 2 (4.26%) eggPlant
14 1 (2.13%) Grunt
14 1 (2.13%) PhantomJS
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Music Industry
3 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Publishing
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) Android Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Senior Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Senior Android Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Tester
5 5 (10.64%) Automation Tester
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Automation Tester
6 4 (8.51%) QA Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Tester
7 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior QA Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Team Leader
8 2 (4.26%) Mobile Tester
9 1 (2.13%) Test Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Mobile Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) .NET
2 14 (29.79%) HTML
2 14 (29.79%) REST
3 13 (27.66%) Web Services
4 11 (23.40%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
5 6 (12.77%) Android SDK
5 6 (12.77%) iOS SDK
6 5 (10.64%) ActionBarSherlock
6 5 (10.64%) XML
7 4 (8.51%) Middleware
8 3 (6.38%) HTML5
9 2 (4.26%) CSS3
9 2 (4.26%) CSS
9 2 (4.26%) Sass
9 2 (4.26%) LESS
10 1 (2.13%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.13%) J2EE
10 1 (2.13%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Mobile App
2 9 (19.15%) User Experience
3 7 (14.89%) Blackberry
4 5 (10.64%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.13%) DTV
6 1 (2.13%) iPhone
6 1 (2.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 41 (87.23%) Android
2 33 (70.21%) Apple iOS
3 14 (29.79%) Windows
4 13 (27.66%) Windows Phone
5 11 (23.40%) Mac OS X
6 8 (17.02%) UNIX
7 5 (10.64%) Windows Phone 7
8 4 (8.51%) Windows 8
8 4 (8.51%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (51.06%) TDD
3 23 (48.94%) Android Development
4 16 (34.04%) Multithreading
5 12 (25.53%) Unit Testing
6 11 (23.40%) BDD
6 11 (23.40%) Memory Management
6 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
7 8 (17.02%) Automated Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Integration Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.89%) Scrum
9 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.64%) OOD
10 5 (10.64%) OOP
10 5 (10.64%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (10.64%) OO
10 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) Java
2 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
3 16 (34.04%) Python
4 13 (27.66%) Shell Script
5 8 (17.02%) Ruby
6 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.38%) SQL
8 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.13%) C
9 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) PhD
3 1 (2.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (42.55%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Google
2 4 (8.51%) Apple
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Facebook
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