Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Appium
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 700 763 834
Rank change year-on-year +63 +71 +53
Permanent jobs citing Appium 402 428 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.51% 1.27% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 244 326 299
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% -4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,750 £37,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £77,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -

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 26,539 33,602 36,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.08% 20.18% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20,963 27,191 29,495
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,524 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.16% +3.45% +2.35%

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 +65 378 £55,000 -8.33% 40
London +35 214 £62,500 -3.85% 17
UK excluding London +116 186 £47,500 +5.56% 25
South East +47 58 £48,750 +14.71% 4
North of England +14 44 £46,250 +2.78% 8
East of England +92 41 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire -1 24 £46,250 +2.78% 2
Scotland +21 22 £56,030 +28.07% 2
North West +25 17 £47,500 +21.79% 5
West Midlands +37 11 £44,000 -7.37% 2
Midlands +24 11 £44,000 -7.37% 3
South West +1 10 £40,000 +14.29% 7
North East - 3 £46,750 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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.

1 354 (88.06%) Test Automation
2 325 (80.85%) Selenium
3 306 (76.12%) Agile Software Development
4 251 (62.44%) Cucumber
5 232 (57.71%) Java
6 230 (57.21%) BDD
7 186 (46.27%) QA
8 164 (40.80%) JIRA
9 160 (39.80%) Continuous Integration
10 150 (37.31%) Scrum
11 149 (37.06%) Jenkins
12 143 (35.57%) Python
13 133 (33.08%) TDD
14 131 (32.59%) C#
15 129 (32.09%) JavaScript
16 127 (31.59%) Apple iOS
17 126 (31.34%) Android
17 126 (31.34%) WebDriver
18 103 (25.62%) Mobile App
19 102 (25.37%) SQL
20 101 (25.12%) JMeter
21 88 (21.89%) DevOps
22 82 (20.40%) SDET
23 76 (18.91%) Ruby
24 73 (18.16%) Software Engineering
24 73 (18.16%) Kanban
25 72 (17.91%) Calabash
26 71 (17.66%) Problem-Solving
27 70 (17.41%) Confluence
27 70 (17.41%) Maven

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 70 (17.41%) Confluence
2 13 (3.23%) CMS
3 8 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (1.99%) Umbraco
4 6 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.00%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.25%) Apache
7 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.99%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 67 (16.67%) AWS
2 51 (12.69%) Sauce Labs
3 34 (8.46%) Azure
4 32 (7.96%) G Suite
4 32 (7.96%) Office 365
5 28 (6.97%) GitHub
6 27 (6.72%) BrowserStack
7 25 (6.22%) GCP
8 12 (2.99%) Amazon SQS
8 12 (2.99%) Serverless
9 11 (2.74%) Amazon ECS
9 11 (2.74%) Slack
10 9 (2.24%) Amazon Kinesis
11 8 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (1.74%) AWS Fargate
12 7 (1.74%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (1.49%) BlazeMeter
14 5 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (1.24%) Google App Engine
14 5 (1.24%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.22%) HTTP
2 4 (1.00%) DSL
3 3 (0.75%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.50%) DAB
5 1 (0.25%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.25%) Telnet
5 1 (0.25%) VPN
5 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.47%) Relational Database
2 15 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (3.48%) Big Data
3 14 (3.48%) MongoDB
3 14 (3.48%) MySQL
4 13 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 12 (2.99%) SQL Server
6 11 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 9 (2.24%) Data Mining
8 6 (1.49%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.00%) Pentaho
10 4 (1.00%) Redis
11 3 (0.75%) Amazon Aurora
11 3 (0.75%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.75%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.50%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.25%) CockroachDB
13 1 (0.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 325 (80.85%) Selenium
2 251 (62.44%) Cucumber
3 164 (40.80%) JIRA
4 149 (37.06%) Jenkins
5 126 (31.34%) WebDriver
6 101 (25.12%) JMeter
7 72 (17.91%) Calabash
8 70 (17.41%) Maven
9 66 (16.42%) SoapUI
10 65 (16.17%) Git (software)
11 52 (12.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 50 (12.44%) JUnit
13 41 (10.20%) Gatling
14 36 (8.96%) Ranorex
14 36 (8.96%) TeamCity
14 36 (8.96%) WATIR
15 35 (8.71%) eggPlant
16 32 (7.96%) Buildbot
16 32 (7.96%) NeoLoad
16 32 (7.96%) SpecFlow
General
1 70 (17.41%) Finance
2 61 (15.17%) Retail
3 47 (11.69%) Banking
4 9 (2.24%) Games
5 7 (1.74%) Law
6 4 (1.00%) Back Office
6 4 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.75%) Marketing
8 2 (0.50%) Billing
9 1 (0.25%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 92 (22.89%) Test Engineer
2 85 (21.14%) Developer
3 76 (18.91%) QA Engineer
4 62 (15.42%) Developer in Test
5 52 (12.94%) Quality Engineer
6 47 (11.69%) Automation Engineer
7 40 (9.95%) Software Developer
8 30 (7.46%) QA Automation Engineer
9 29 (7.21%) Test Automation Engineer
10 28 (6.97%) Analyst
10 28 (6.97%) Tester
11 25 (6.22%) Senior QA Engineer
12 23 (5.72%) Software Test Engineer
13 22 (5.47%) Automation Tester
13 22 (5.47%) QA Test Engineer
14 21 (5.22%) Software Engineer
15 18 (4.48%) QA Leader
16 16 (3.98%) QA Analyst
16 16 (3.98%) Senior Automation Engineer
17 15 (3.73%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (11.44%) Gherkin
2 43 (10.70%) SOAP
3 42 (10.45%) Web Services
4 39 (9.70%) HTML
4 39 (9.70%) RESTful
5 37 (9.20%) CSS
6 35 (8.71%) .NET
7 33 (8.21%) REST
8 24 (5.97%) Node.js
9 23 (5.72%) JSON
10 19 (4.73%) Lambda Expressions
11 17 (4.23%) Spring
12 15 (3.73%) WebdriverIO
13 14 (3.48%) XML
14 13 (3.23%) .NET Framework
15 11 (2.74%) ASP.NET
15 11 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (2.49%) AngularJS
17 9 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (2.24%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 103 (25.62%) Mobile App
2 45 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.47%) User Experience
4 21 (5.22%) Linux Command Line
5 16 (3.98%) Cloud Native
6 13 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.74%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.99%) Social Media
9 4 (1.00%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.75%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.50%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.50%) Smart Home
12 1 (0.25%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.25%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.25%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.25%) PlayStation
12 1 (0.25%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 127 (31.59%) Apple iOS
2 126 (31.34%) Android
3 42 (10.45%) Linux
4 40 (9.95%) Windows
5 24 (5.97%) Unix
6 13 (3.23%) Mac OS
7 8 (1.99%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.49%) CentOS
8 6 (1.49%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.24%) Debian
10 3 (0.75%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (88.06%) Test Automation
2 306 (76.12%) Agile Software Development
3 230 (57.21%) BDD
4 160 (39.80%) Continuous Integration
5 150 (37.31%) Scrum
6 133 (33.08%) TDD
7 88 (21.89%) DevOps
8 82 (20.40%) SDET
9 73 (18.16%) Kanban
9 73 (18.16%) Software Engineering
10 71 (17.66%) Problem-Solving
11 68 (16.92%) Test Strategy
12 67 (16.67%) Mentoring
13 65 (16.17%) Software Testing
14 61 (15.17%) Test Scripting
15 59 (14.68%) Performance Testing
16 53 (13.18%) Manual Testing
17 51 (12.69%) SDLC
18 50 (12.44%) Functional Testing
19 49 (12.19%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 232 (57.71%) Java
2 143 (35.57%) Python
3 131 (32.59%) C#
4 129 (32.09%) JavaScript
5 102 (25.37%) SQL
6 76 (18.91%) Ruby
7 48 (11.94%) C++
8 47 (11.69%) C
8 47 (11.69%) Scala
9 40 (9.95%) PHP
10 16 (3.98%) Bash Shell
10 16 (3.98%) Java 8
10 16 (3.98%) Kotlin
11 13 (3.23%) Apple Swift
12 9 (2.24%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.24%) Go
13 5 (1.24%) VBScript
14 4 (1.00%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.75%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (8.96%) ISTQB
2 15 (3.73%) ISEB
3 13 (3.23%) Degree
4 8 (1.99%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.00%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.75%) CISSP
7 2 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (46.27%) QA
2 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (8.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (7.96%) HP ALM
2 17 (4.23%) Kubernetes
3 16 (3.98%) CA Service Virtualization
3 16 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (3.23%) Ansible
5 12 (2.99%) Puppet
6 8 (1.99%) Terraform
7 7 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (1.74%) Prometheus
8 5 (1.24%) Grafana
8 5 (1.24%) Kibana
8 5 (1.24%) logstash
8 5 (1.24%) Packer
9 3 (0.75%) Consul
9 3 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.25%) nmon
10 1 (0.25%) Salt
10 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 44 (10.95%) Google
2 30 (7.46%) Perfecto Mobile
3 26 (6.47%) HP
3 26 (6.47%) Oracle
4 19 (4.73%) WorldPay
5 16 (3.98%) CA
6 15 (3.73%) Splunk
7 11 (2.74%) Xamarin
8 10 (2.49%) Dynatrace
9 8 (1.99%) Sitecore
10 7 (1.74%) New Relic
10 7 (1.74%) Tableau
11 6 (1.49%) Instagram
11 6 (1.49%) Microsoft
11 6 (1.49%) Twitter
12 5 (1.24%) Apple
12 5 (1.24%) CA Agile Central
12 5 (1.24%) Facebook
12 5 (1.24%) Rackspace
12 5 (1.24%) Veracode