Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for BrowserStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BrowserStack over the 6 months to 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BrowserStack
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 583 804 898
Rank change year-on-year +221 +94 +18
Permanent jobs citing BrowserStack 41 57 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.096% 0.068% 0.034%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.29% 0.25% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 59 22
Median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.37% +5.56% +30.43%
10th Percentile £30,250 £33,750 £35,575
90th Percentile £54,500 £72,500 £49,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -16.67% +20.00%

BrowserStack is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14,035 22,796 22,084
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 32.87% 27.02% 21.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11,425 18,234 18,003
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +4.55%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

BrowserStack
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing BrowserStack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for BrowserStack in the UK excluding London

BrowserStack
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BrowserStack in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for BrowserStack in the UK excluding London

BrowserStack
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing BrowserStack in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for BrowserStack in the UK excluding London

BrowserStack
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BrowserStack within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +131 14 £45,000 -21.74% 1
North of England +149 12 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Wales +25 6 £44,000 +17.33%
Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 -
North West +114 4 £44,697 +19.19% 1
East of England +93 4 £30,000 -44.44%
South West +104 3 £40,000 - 1
Midlands +119 2 £42,000 -6.67% 1
North East +25 2 £47,500 +18.75%
West Midlands +79 1 £36,500 -2.67% 1
East Midlands +71 1 £47,500 +5.56%
BrowserStack
UK

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, IT jobs citing BrowserStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for BrowserStack.

1 36 (87.80%) Test Automation
2 31 (75.61%) QA
3 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (70.73%) Selenium
5 21 (51.22%) Cucumber
6 20 (48.78%) Jenkins
7 19 (46.34%) Postman
8 18 (43.90%) SoapUI
8 18 (43.90%) JIRA
9 16 (39.02%) C#
9 16 (39.02%) DevOps
10 15 (36.59%) SDLC
10 15 (36.59%) SpecFlow
10 15 (36.59%) BDD
10 15 (36.59%) Azure
11 14 (34.15%) JMeter
11 14 (34.15%) Regression Testing
12 12 (29.27%) Java
12 12 (29.27%) Performance Testing
12 12 (29.27%) Test Strategy
13 11 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (26.83%) WebDriver
14 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (24.39%) Functional Testing
15 9 (21.95%) Non-Functional Testing
15 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio Team System
15 9 (21.95%) TeamCity
15 9 (21.95%) Confluence
15 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
15 9 (21.95%) TDD

BrowserStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding 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 9 (21.95%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.44%) Snagit
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Azure
2 8 (19.51%) SaaS
3 6 (14.63%) AWS
4 4 (9.76%) Sauce Labs
4 4 (9.76%) Serverless
5 2 (4.88%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (4.88%) BlazeMeter
5 2 (4.88%) Google Analytics
6 1 (2.44%) Firebase
6 1 (2.44%) GCP
6 1 (2.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.88%) DB2
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (70.73%) Selenium
2 21 (51.22%) Cucumber
3 20 (48.78%) Jenkins
4 19 (46.34%) Postman
5 18 (43.90%) JIRA
5 18 (43.90%) SoapUI
6 15 (36.59%) SpecFlow
7 14 (34.15%) JMeter
8 11 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (26.83%) WebDriver
9 9 (21.95%) TeamCity
9 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (19.51%) Gatling
10 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
10 8 (19.51%) Protractor
11 7 (17.07%) TestRail
12 4 (9.76%) Appium
12 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
13 3 (7.32%) Jasmine
14 2 (4.88%) JBehave
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Public Sector
3 4 (9.76%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Local Government
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) QA Engineer
1 13 (31.71%) Test Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Tester
3 10 (24.39%) Senior Test Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) QA Automation Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) QA Tester
4 9 (21.95%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Automation Tester
6 7 (17.07%) QA Test Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Senior QA Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Analyst
7 6 (14.63%) QA Automation Tester
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.88%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Quality Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Software Tester
8 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Web Services
2 7 (17.07%) Gherkin
2 7 (17.07%) XML
3 5 (12.20%) SOAP
4 3 (7.32%) .NET
4 3 (7.32%) Node.js
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Core
5 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.88%) CSS
5 2 (4.88%) HTML
5 2 (4.88%) jQuery
5 2 (4.88%) JSON
5 2 (4.88%) React
5 2 (4.88%) REST
5 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.88%) WebdriverIO
6 1 (2.44%) Chai
6 1 (2.44%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.44%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) NHS
2 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.32%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Android
1 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) Test Automation
2 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (39.02%) DevOps
4 15 (36.59%) BDD
4 15 (36.59%) SDLC
5 14 (34.15%) Regression Testing
6 12 (29.27%) Performance Testing
6 12 (29.27%) Test Strategy
7 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (24.39%) Functional Testing
8 9 (21.95%) Non-Functional Testing
8 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
8 9 (21.95%) TDD
9 8 (19.51%) Integration Testing
9 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
9 8 (19.51%) Test Scripting
10 7 (17.07%) Scrum
10 7 (17.07%) Security Testing
10 7 (17.07%) System Testing
10 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) C#
2 12 (29.27%) Java
3 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.76%) Python
4 4 (9.76%) TypeScript
5 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 2 (4.88%) Groovy
6 2 (4.88%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) ISEB
1 6 (14.63%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) HNC
4 1 (2.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (75.61%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP ALM
2 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Google
2 3 (7.32%) Splunk
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe
3 2 (4.88%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) Dynatrace
4 1 (2.44%) OutSystems
4 1 (2.44%) Plumtree
4 1 (2.44%) VMware