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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Robotium
Rank 861 820 858
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +38
Permanent jobs citing Robotium 43 41 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.039% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 41 37 29
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 -
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -

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
18390 15971 16857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 15.19% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15178 13572 14543
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 18 September 2014 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 18 September 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 -45 41 £52,500 +5.00% 6
London -26 36 £52,500 +5.00% 5
City of London +9 15 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Manchester -18 2 - - 1
North West -24 2 - - 1
South West - 2 £70,000 -
Bristol - 2 £70,000 -
Canterbury - 1 £30,580 -
Kent - 1 £30,580 -
South East - 1 £30,580 -

Robotium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 102 (80.95%) Android
2 92 (73.02%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (64.29%) Java
4 76 (60.32%) Apple iOS
5 57 (45.24%) QA
6 56 (44.44%) BDD
7 52 (41.27%) Calabash
7 52 (41.27%) TDD
7 52 (41.27%) Web Services
8 47 (37.30%) Cucumber
9 43 (34.13%) Selenium
10 42 (33.33%) Test Scripting
10 42 (33.33%) Scrum
10 42 (33.33%) Mobile App
11 41 (32.54%) Android Development
11 41 (32.54%) Windows
12 40 (31.75%) Test Automation
13 32 (25.40%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (23.81%) JIRA
14 30 (23.81%) E-Commerce
15 28 (22.22%) Google
16 27 (21.43%) Blackberry
17 26 (20.63%) JUnit
18 25 (19.84%) Software Testing
19 24 (19.05%) Finance
19 24 (19.05%) Git (software)
20 23 (18.25%) Open Source
20 23 (18.25%) Jenkins
20 23 (18.25%) Windows Phone
20 23 (18.25%) Ruby

Robotium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (2.38%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (0.79%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.49%) Internet
2 9 (7.14%) GSM
2 9 (7.14%) VoIP
3 5 (3.97%) RTP
4 2 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.49%) SQLite
2 4 (3.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 52 (41.27%) Calabash
2 47 (37.30%) Cucumber
3 43 (34.13%) Selenium
4 30 (23.81%) JIRA
5 26 (20.63%) JUnit
6 24 (19.05%) Git (software)
7 23 (18.25%) Jenkins
8 19 (15.08%) JBehave
9 18 (14.29%) Xcode
10 17 (13.49%) WebDriver
11 14 (11.11%) Subversion
11 14 (11.11%) MonkeyTalk
12 13 (10.32%) eggPlant
12 13 (10.32%) NUnit
13 11 (8.73%) SoapUI
14 8 (6.35%) Gradle
15 7 (5.56%) FitNesse
15 7 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (5.56%) PhantomJS
15 7 (5.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 24 (19.05%) Finance
2 11 (8.73%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.76%) Banking
4 5 (3.97%) Music Industry
5 4 (3.17%) Publishing
6 3 (2.38%) Games
7 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (38.89%) Developer
2 36 (28.57%) Android Developer
3 22 (17.46%) Test Engineer
4 19 (15.08%) QA Engineer
5 15 (11.90%) Tester
6 13 (10.32%) Analyst
6 13 (10.32%) Lead Developer
7 12 (9.52%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
8 7 (5.56%) QA Analyst
8 7 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
8 7 (5.56%) Test Analyst
8 7 (5.56%) Mobile Tester
9 5 (3.97%) Java Programmer
9 5 (3.97%) QA Tester
9 5 (3.97%) Test Leader
9 5 (3.97%) Programmer
9 5 (3.97%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Senior Android Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (41.27%) Web Services
2 22 (17.46%) .NET
3 19 (15.08%) REST
4 18 (14.29%) SOAP
5 14 (11.11%) XMPP
6 11 (8.73%) iOS SDK
7 10 (7.94%) XML
8 9 (7.14%) JNI
8 9 (7.14%) J2SE
9 7 (5.56%) Android SDK
10 6 (4.76%) HTML5
10 6 (4.76%) HTML
10 6 (4.76%) JSON
11 5 (3.97%) Java SE
11 5 (3.97%) RESTful
11 5 (3.97%) J2EE
11 5 (3.97%) LAMP
12 4 (3.17%) Gherkin
13 2 (1.59%) JSR 170
14 1 (0.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 42 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 27 (21.43%) Blackberry
3 23 (18.25%) Open Source
4 20 (15.87%) Mobile Payment
5 17 (13.49%) User Experience
6 9 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 9 (7.14%) Handset
7 7 (5.56%) iPhone
8 6 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.38%) Device Driver
9 3 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 102 (80.95%) Android
2 76 (60.32%) Apple iOS
3 41 (32.54%) Windows
4 23 (18.25%) Windows Phone
5 17 (13.49%) Windows Phone 7
6 12 (9.52%) UNIX
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (73.02%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (44.44%) BDD
3 52 (41.27%) TDD
4 42 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 42 (33.33%) Scrum
5 41 (32.54%) Android Development
6 40 (31.75%) Test Automation
7 32 (25.40%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (23.81%) E-Commerce
9 25 (19.84%) Software Testing
10 21 (16.67%) Kanban
11 19 (15.08%) Integration Testing
12 18 (14.29%) OO
12 18 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 17 (13.49%) OOP
13 17 (13.49%) OOA/OOD
13 17 (13.49%) OOD
14 16 (12.70%) Regression Testing
15 13 (10.32%) Mentoring
16 12 (9.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 81 (64.29%) Java
2 23 (18.25%) Ruby
3 19 (15.08%) Python
4 18 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 17 (13.49%) C
5 17 (13.49%) C++
6 14 (11.11%) SQL
7 13 (10.32%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.76%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.97%) PHP
10 4 (3.17%) Perl
10 4 (3.17%) C#
10 4 (3.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) Degree
2 12 (9.52%) ISEB
3 3 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.79%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (45.24%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (22.22%) Google
2 4 (3.17%) HP
3 3 (2.38%) Adobe
3 3 (2.38%) VMware
4 2 (1.59%) JBoss
5 1 (0.79%) Facebook
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago