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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Robotium
Rank 922 942 918
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Permanent jobs citing Robotium 26 29 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.026% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.16% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 66
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,750 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 -

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
18714 18088 19318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.11% 16.35% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16078 15157 15997
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 April 2016 within the UK.

Robotium Salary Histogram in the UK

Robotium
Top 6 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 April 2016. 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 +20 25 £55,000 -12.00% 4
England +3 25 £55,000 +12.82% 4
City of London +47 4 £62,500 +56.25% 2
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

Robotium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 35 (94.59%) Java
2 34 (91.89%) QA
3 26 (70.27%) Unix
4 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (59.46%) Android
5 22 (59.46%) Apple iOS
6 21 (56.76%) Selenium
6 21 (56.76%) Ruby
7 17 (45.95%) Appium
8 16 (43.24%) Automated Testing
8 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
9 15 (40.54%) Cucumber
10 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
10 14 (37.84%) Xcode
11 13 (35.14%) Blackberry
11 13 (35.14%) Bash Shell
11 13 (35.14%) BDD
11 13 (35.14%) Calabash
11 13 (35.14%) Defect Tracking
12 12 (32.43%) Finance
13 11 (29.73%) PHP
13 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
14 10 (27.03%) Case Management
14 10 (27.03%) C++
15 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
15 9 (24.32%) Manual Testing
15 9 (24.32%) C#
15 9 (24.32%) Regression Testing
15 9 (24.32%) iOS SDK
15 9 (24.32%) Automation Testing

Robotium
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (10.81%) Node.js
2 3 (8.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (56.76%) Selenium
2 17 (45.95%) Appium
3 15 (40.54%) Cucumber
4 14 (37.84%) Xcode
5 13 (35.14%) Calabash
6 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
7 6 (16.22%) Capybara
7 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
7 6 (16.22%) WATIR
8 5 (13.51%) JIRA
9 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
10 2 (5.41%) Fiddler
10 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
11 1 (2.70%) Android Studio
11 1 (2.70%) eggPlant
11 1 (2.70%) JMeter
11 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.70%) UI Automator
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) QA Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Test Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Mobile Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior QA Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Software Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Software Test Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Mobile Tester
5 3 (8.11%) QA Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) Android SDK
1 9 (24.32%) iOS SDK
2 3 (8.11%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) HTML5
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Blackberry
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
4 5 (13.51%) Social Media
5 3 (8.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Unix
2 22 (59.46%) Android
2 22 (59.46%) Apple iOS
3 7 (18.92%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Automated Testing
3 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
4 13 (35.14%) BDD
4 13 (35.14%) Defect Tracking
5 10 (27.03%) Case Management
6 9 (24.32%) Automation Testing
6 9 (24.32%) Manual Testing
6 9 (24.32%) Regression Testing
6 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
7 8 (21.62%) OO
8 7 (18.92%) OOP
8 7 (18.92%) TDD
9 6 (16.22%) Scrum
10 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.51%) Defect Management
11 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
11 4 (10.81%) SDLC
11 4 (10.81%) Test Management
11 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) Ruby
3 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
4 13 (35.14%) Bash Shell
5 11 (29.73%) PHP
6 10 (27.03%) C++
7 9 (24.32%) C#
8 6 (16.22%) Python
9 3 (8.11%) C
10 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
10 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) ISEB
2 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (91.89%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) HP
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