Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Appium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Appium over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Appium
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 765 835 905
Rank change year-on-year +70 +70 +189
Permanent jobs citing Appium 393 370 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.22% 1.02% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 294 278 263
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -9.57% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £37,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.50% - +53.85%

Appium is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 32,138 36,335 35,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.99% 20.29% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25,930 29,518 30,365
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Appium
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Appium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Appium in the UK

Appium
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Appium in the UK

Appium
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Appium over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Appium in the UK

Appium
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Appium within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. 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
England +61 361 £60,000 +15.38% 44
London +103 249 £67,500 +12.50% 19
UK excluding London -7 140 £44,250 -11.50% 28
North of England +35 53 £45,000 +7.14% 5
South East +41 31 £43,000 - 9
Yorkshire +27 31 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Scotland +10 26 £45,000 -14.29% 2
North West +33 22 £42,500 +0.59%
East of England +40 16 £50,000 - 2
South West +13 9 £35,000 -33.33%
West Midlands +8 3 £45,000 - 5
Midlands -29 3 £45,000 -6.25% 9
Northern Ireland - 2 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Appium 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 with a requirement for Appium.

1 361 (91.86%) Test Automation
2 303 (77.10%) Selenium
3 284 (72.26%) Agile Software Development
4 249 (63.36%) Java
5 227 (57.76%) BDD
6 225 (57.25%) Cucumber
7 202 (51.40%) Jenkins
8 174 (44.27%) C#
9 171 (43.51%) QA
10 148 (37.66%) JavaScript
11 134 (34.10%) TDD
12 133 (33.84%) WebDriver
13 121 (30.79%) Python
14 118 (30.03%) Continuous Integration
14 118 (30.03%) Git (software)
15 115 (29.26%) Scrum
16 97 (24.68%) Android
16 97 (24.68%) JIRA
17 93 (23.66%) Mobile App
17 93 (23.66%) Calabash
18 92 (23.41%) SpecFlow
19 90 (22.90%) SQL
20 82 (20.87%) Apple iOS
21 80 (20.36%) Web Services
22 79 (20.10%) Ruby
23 78 (19.85%) SDET
24 76 (19.34%) SoapUI
24 76 (19.34%) Software Testing
24 76 (19.34%) JMeter
25 74 (18.83%) DevOps

Appium
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 53 (13.49%) Confluence
2 4 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (0.76%) CMS
4 2 (0.51%) Apache
4 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.25%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.25%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 57 (14.50%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (6.36%) Sauce Labs
3 21 (5.34%) BrowserStack
3 21 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (4.83%) G Suite
4 19 (4.83%) Office 365
5 8 (2.04%) Google Play
5 8 (2.04%) npm
5 8 (2.04%) Yarn
6 7 (1.78%) BlazeMeter
6 7 (1.78%) GitHub
7 5 (1.27%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (1.27%) Firebase
7 5 (1.27%) OpenShift
8 4 (1.02%) CloudBees
8 4 (1.02%) IaaS
8 4 (1.02%) PaaS
9 3 (0.76%) SaaS
10 2 (0.51%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.04%) Broadband
1 8 (2.04%) Internet
2 3 (0.76%) HTTP
3 1 (0.25%) 2G
3 1 (0.25%) 3G
3 1 (0.25%) 4G
3 1 (0.25%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.25%) SMS
3 1 (0.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.40%) MySQL
3 31 (7.89%) MongoDB
4 25 (6.36%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (3.31%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.29%) Big Data
6 9 (2.29%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.27%) Redis
8 4 (1.02%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 303 (77.10%) Selenium
2 225 (57.25%) Cucumber
3 202 (51.40%) Jenkins
4 133 (33.84%) WebDriver
5 118 (30.03%) Git (software)
6 97 (24.68%) JIRA
7 93 (23.66%) Calabash
8 92 (23.41%) SpecFlow
9 76 (19.34%) JMeter
9 76 (19.34%) SoapUI
10 69 (17.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 68 (17.30%) JUnit
12 60 (15.27%) JBehave
13 50 (12.72%) Visual Studio
14 47 (11.96%) TeamCity
15 45 (11.45%) WATIR
16 43 (10.94%) Maven
17 36 (9.16%) Gatling
18 35 (8.91%) Team Foundation Server
19 30 (7.63%) LoadRunner
General
1 64 (16.28%) Finance
2 40 (10.18%) Banking
2 40 (10.18%) Retail
3 21 (5.34%) Retail Banking
4 9 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.78%) Games
6 6 (1.53%) Publishing
7 4 (1.02%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.76%) Electronics
8 3 (0.76%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.51%) Advertising
9 2 (0.51%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 103 (26.21%) Tester
2 94 (23.92%) Developer
3 92 (23.41%) Test Engineer
4 85 (21.63%) Automation Tester
5 64 (16.28%) Developer in Test
6 51 (12.98%) Test Automation Engineer
7 46 (11.70%) QA Engineer
8 43 (10.94%) Analyst
9 35 (8.91%) Test Analyst
10 31 (7.89%) Mobile Tester
10 31 (7.89%) Test Automation Developer
11 29 (7.38%) Software Engineer
12 27 (6.87%) Architect
13 26 (6.62%) Test Architect
14 25 (6.36%) Test Automation Architect
15 24 (6.11%) Software Test Engineer
16 23 (5.85%) QA Automation Engineer
17 21 (5.34%) Automation Test Analyst
17 21 (5.34%) DevOps Architect
17 21 (5.34%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (20.36%) Web Services
2 62 (15.78%) JSON
3 58 (14.76%) SOAP
3 58 (14.76%) XML
4 50 (12.72%) .NET
4 50 (12.72%) Gherkin
5 34 (8.65%) AngularJS
6 32 (8.14%) HTML
6 32 (8.14%) Node.js
7 31 (7.89%) REST
8 28 (7.12%) React
9 26 (6.62%) RESTful
10 21 (5.34%) Behat
11 14 (3.56%) WebdriverIO
12 13 (3.31%) .NET Framework
13 12 (3.05%) CSS
13 12 (3.05%) React Native
14 11 (2.80%) Swagger
15 10 (2.54%) HTML5
15 10 (2.54%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 93 (23.66%) Mobile App
2 60 (15.27%) User Experience
3 34 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (7.63%) Fintech
5 15 (3.82%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (1.53%) Cloud Native
8 6 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.27%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.27%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.02%) Social Media
11 3 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.51%) EMV
12 2 (0.51%) Online Banking
13 1 (0.25%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.25%) Handset
13 1 (0.25%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.25%) STB
Operating Systems
1 97 (24.68%) Android
2 82 (20.87%) Apple iOS
3 39 (9.92%) Linux
4 30 (7.63%) Windows
5 7 (1.78%) Unix
6 5 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (91.86%) Test Automation
2 284 (72.26%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (57.76%) BDD
4 134 (34.10%) TDD
5 118 (30.03%) Continuous Integration
6 115 (29.26%) Scrum
7 78 (19.85%) SDET
8 76 (19.34%) Software Testing
9 74 (18.83%) DevOps
10 69 (17.56%) Performance Testing
11 65 (16.54%) Functional Testing
11 65 (16.54%) Test Scripting
12 63 (16.03%) Software Engineering
13 62 (15.78%) Test Management
14 56 (14.25%) Manual Testing
15 55 (13.99%) Open Source
16 50 (12.72%) Kanban
16 50 (12.72%) Mentoring
17 36 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
18 35 (8.91%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 249 (63.36%) Java
2 174 (44.27%) C#
3 148 (37.66%) JavaScript
4 121 (30.79%) Python
5 90 (22.90%) SQL
6 79 (20.10%) Ruby
7 46 (11.70%) PHP
8 34 (8.65%) C++
9 29 (7.38%) C
10 27 (6.87%) Scala
11 20 (5.09%) Bash Shell
12 17 (4.33%) Apple Swift
13 14 (3.56%) VB
14 11 (2.80%) Perl
15 9 (2.29%) Go
15 9 (2.29%) PowerShell
16 8 (2.04%) Groovy
16 8 (2.04%) Kotlin
17 7 (1.78%) Objective-C
18 4 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (10.69%) ISTQB
2 25 (6.36%) ISEB
3 19 (4.83%) Degree
4 18 (4.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (2.54%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.04%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.76%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (43.51%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (5.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 17 (4.33%) HP ALM
2 5 (1.27%) HockeyApp
2 5 (1.27%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.76%) CA Service Virtualization
5 2 (0.51%) Ansible
5 2 (0.51%) Apache Shiro
5 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.51%) Puppet
6 1 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.25%) Consul
6 1 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 38 (9.67%) Google
2 33 (8.40%) Atlassian
3 28 (7.12%) Oracle
4 24 (6.11%) Microsoft
5 19 (4.83%) HP
6 11 (2.80%) IBM
7 9 (2.29%) New Relic
8 8 (2.04%) Cognizant
8 8 (2.04%) WorldPay
9 7 (1.78%) Apiary
10 6 (1.53%) Perfecto Mobile
11 5 (1.27%) Adobe
11 5 (1.27%) Apple
11 5 (1.27%) BT
11 5 (1.27%) Facebook
11 5 (1.27%) Xamarin
12 4 (1.02%) CA
13 2 (0.51%) Cypress Semiconductor
14 1 (0.25%) Peoplefluent
14 1 (0.25%) Splunk