The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Hamcrest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Hamcrest over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hamcrest
England / London
Rank 572 637 644
Rank change year-on-year +65 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Hamcrest 16 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.048% 0.046% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.24% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 5
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +4.34%  
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 -

Hamcrest is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 6579 7889 6781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.56% 18.92% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 6829 5618
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Hamcrest
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Hamcrest as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Hamcrest in London

Hamcrest
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hamcrest in London.

Salary trend for Hamcrest in London

Hamcrest
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hamcrest in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Hamcrest in London

Hamcrest
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hamcrest within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chiswick - 14 £52,500 -
City of London - 1 £80,000 -
Hamcrest
England

Hamcrest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Hamcrest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Hamcrest.

1 31 (100.00%) MySQL
1 31 (100.00%) JUnit
1 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (96.77%) Web Services
2 30 (96.77%) Python
2 30 (96.77%) SOA
2 30 (96.77%) QA
2 30 (96.77%) Unit Testing
2 30 (96.77%) jMock
2 30 (96.77%) SaaS
2 30 (96.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 30 (96.77%) NoSQL
2 30 (96.77%) REST
2 30 (96.77%) HBase
3 23 (74.19%) Continuous Delivery
3 23 (74.19%) SoapUI
3 23 (74.19%) Cucumber
3 23 (74.19%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (74.19%) Test Automation
3 23 (74.19%) RESTful
3 23 (74.19%) Selenium
3 23 (74.19%) Software Testing
3 23 (74.19%) Unix
3 23 (74.19%) JMeter
4 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
4 8 (25.81%) Spring
4 8 (25.81%) Maven
4 8 (25.81%) Hibernate

Hamcrest
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) Apache
1 7 (22.58%) Jetty
1 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 30 (96.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) SMPP
1 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) MySQL
2 30 (96.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 30 (96.77%) HBase
2 30 (96.77%) NoSQL
3 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
3 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
3 7 (22.58%) Redis
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (100.00%) JUnit
2 30 (96.77%) jMock
3 23 (74.19%) Cucumber
3 23 (74.19%) JMeter
3 23 (74.19%) Selenium
3 23 (74.19%) SoapUI
4 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
4 8 (25.81%) Maven
5 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
5 7 (22.58%) JIRA
5 7 (22.58%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) QA Tester
1 23 (74.19%) Selenium Tester
1 23 (74.19%) Tester
2 21 (67.74%) Automation Tester
2 21 (67.74%) Java Automation Tester
2 21 (67.74%) QA Automation Tester
2 21 (67.74%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 16 (51.61%) Senior QA Tester
3 16 (51.61%) Senior Tester
4 14 (45.16%) Senior Automation Tester
5 13 (41.94%) Java Engineer
5 13 (41.94%) QA Engineer
5 13 (41.94%) Senior Java Engineer
5 13 (41.94%) Senior QA Engineer
6 11 (35.48%) QA Automation Engineer
7 9 (29.03%) Agile Tester
8 8 (25.81%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (25.81%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 7 (22.58%) Development Manager
9 7 (22.58%) SOA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) REST
1 30 (96.77%) Web Services
2 23 (74.19%) RESTful
3 8 (25.81%) Hibernate
3 8 (25.81%) Spring
4 7 (22.58%) Apache Wicket
4 7 (22.58%) Guice
4 7 (22.58%) JAX-RS
4 7 (22.58%) LAMP
5 1 (3.23%) JPA
5 1 (3.23%) Lucene
5 1 (3.23%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (74.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (96.77%) SOA
2 30 (96.77%) Unit Testing
3 23 (74.19%) Continuous Delivery
3 23 (74.19%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (74.19%) Software Testing
3 23 (74.19%) Test Automation
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (22.58%) Data Security
4 7 (22.58%) Microservices
4 7 (22.58%) Multithreading
4 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
4 7 (22.58%) Product Management
4 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 6 (19.35%) Open Source
5 6 (19.35%) QA Automation
6 1 (3.23%) Coaching
6 1 (3.23%) High Availability
6 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (96.77%) Python
3 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
3 7 (22.58%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (96.77%) QA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) LXC