Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Appium
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 737 816 877
Rank change year-on-year +79 +61 +213
Permanent jobs citing Appium 436 391 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.29% 1.07% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 332 306 288
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £39,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,125 £76,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +49.25%

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 33,782 36,560 35,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.18% 20.58% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27,331 29,650 30,604
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 £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Appium in the UK

Appium
Top 14 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 26 September 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 +54 411 £60,000 +14.29% 49
London +73 287 £65,000 +4.00% 26
UK excluding London +11 141 £45,000 -10.00% 26
North of England +24 44 £45,000 - 7
South East +20 37 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Yorkshire +29 28 £45,000 -7.69% 3
East of England +40 21 £50,000 -4.76% 3
North West +20 16 £39,000 -7.69% 4
Scotland 0 16 £43,750 -16.67% 3
South West +9 13 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Midlands -13 9 £47,500 +1.06% 4
East Midlands -12 5 £50,000 -4.76% 2
West Midlands +3 4 £47,500 +13.10% 2
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 388 (88.99%) Test Automation
2 316 (72.48%) Selenium
3 296 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
4 279 (63.99%) Java
5 247 (56.65%) Cucumber
6 229 (52.52%) BDD
7 194 (44.50%) QA
8 193 (44.27%) Jenkins
9 165 (37.84%) C#
10 152 (34.86%) WebDriver
11 134 (30.73%) Continuous Integration
12 132 (30.28%) Android
12 132 (30.28%) JavaScript
13 129 (29.59%) TDD
14 127 (29.13%) Mobile App
15 111 (25.46%) Apple iOS
16 107 (24.54%) JIRA
17 106 (24.31%) Git (software)
18 103 (23.62%) Python
19 100 (22.94%) Scrum
20 97 (22.25%) SpecFlow
21 91 (20.87%) Calabash
22 87 (19.95%) SDET
23 81 (18.58%) Software Testing
24 80 (18.35%) Ruby
25 76 (17.43%) Manual Testing
25 76 (17.43%) Web Services
26 75 (17.20%) Finance
27 73 (16.74%) SQL
28 72 (16.51%) Open Source

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 43 (9.86%) Confluence
2 2 (0.46%) Apache
2 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.23%) CMS
3 1 (0.23%) Ethereum
Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (5.73%) Sauce Labs
3 19 (4.36%) G Suite
3 19 (4.36%) Office 365
3 19 (4.36%) Slack
4 17 (3.90%) BrowserStack
5 16 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (1.83%) Adobe Analytics
6 8 (1.83%) Firebase
6 8 (1.83%) Google Play
7 5 (1.15%) GitHub
8 4 (0.92%) BlazeMeter
8 4 (0.92%) DigitalOcean
8 4 (0.92%) npm
8 4 (0.92%) SaaS
8 4 (0.92%) Yarn
9 2 (0.46%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.98%) Internet
2 5 (1.15%) Broadband
3 3 (0.69%) HTTP
4 2 (0.46%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (0.46%) MQTT
5 1 (0.23%) 2G
5 1 (0.23%) 3G
5 1 (0.23%) 4G
5 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.23%) SMS
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.65%) MySQL
3 22 (5.05%) MongoDB
4 19 (4.36%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (2.75%) Big Data
6 7 (1.61%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.38%) Redis
7 6 (1.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.23%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 316 (72.48%) Selenium
2 247 (56.65%) Cucumber
3 193 (44.27%) Jenkins
4 152 (34.86%) WebDriver
5 107 (24.54%) JIRA
6 106 (24.31%) Git (software)
7 97 (22.25%) SpecFlow
8 91 (20.87%) Calabash
9 69 (15.83%) JMeter
9 69 (15.83%) SoapUI
10 59 (13.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 55 (12.61%) JUnit
12 53 (12.16%) JBehave
13 52 (11.93%) TeamCity
14 42 (9.63%) Gatling
15 40 (9.17%) LoadRunner
15 40 (9.17%) NeoLoad
16 39 (8.94%) Maven
16 39 (8.94%) Visual Studio
17 33 (7.57%) WATIR
General
1 75 (17.20%) Finance
2 40 (9.17%) Retail
3 31 (7.11%) Banking
4 12 (2.75%) Games
4 12 (2.75%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.75%) Retail Banking
4 12 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.29%) Publishing
6 9 (2.06%) Electronics
7 7 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.92%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) Advertising
10 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Marketing
10 1 (0.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 124 (28.44%) Developer
1 124 (28.44%) Tester
2 101 (23.17%) Automation Tester
3 96 (22.02%) Test Engineer
4 85 (19.50%) Developer in Test
5 52 (11.93%) Test Automation Engineer
6 47 (10.78%) Analyst
7 46 (10.55%) Java Developer
7 46 (10.55%) QA Engineer
8 43 (9.86%) Mobile Tester
9 42 (9.63%) Android Developer
10 41 (9.40%) Java Developer in Test
10 41 (9.40%) Test Automation Developer
11 37 (8.49%) Software Engineer
12 35 (8.03%) Test Analyst
13 32 (7.34%) Java Automation Tester
14 30 (6.88%) Software Test Engineer
15 28 (6.42%) Software Developer
16 27 (6.19%) iOS Developer
17 25 (5.73%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (17.43%) Web Services
2 55 (12.61%) Gherkin
2 55 (12.61%) SOAP
3 50 (11.47%) JSON
4 48 (11.01%) XML
5 38 (8.72%) .NET
6 35 (8.03%) AngularJS
6 35 (8.03%) REST
7 28 (6.42%) HTML
7 28 (6.42%) RESTful
8 24 (5.50%) Node.js
9 21 (4.82%) React
10 18 (4.13%) CSS
11 16 (3.67%) Nightwatchjs
12 15 (3.44%) Behat
12 15 (3.44%) Velocity
13 13 (2.98%) iOS SDK
14 12 (2.75%) WebdriverIO
15 11 (2.52%) React Native
16 10 (2.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 127 (29.13%) Mobile App
2 67 (15.37%) User Experience
3 49 (11.24%) Fintech
4 36 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.90%) Linux Command Line
6 15 (3.44%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.29%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.29%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.15%) Cloud Native
10 4 (0.92%) Social Media
11 3 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.69%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.46%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.46%) EMV
12 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.46%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.46%) iPad
12 2 (0.46%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 132 (30.28%) Android
2 111 (25.46%) Apple iOS
3 42 (9.63%) Linux
4 38 (8.72%) Windows
5 7 (1.61%) Unix
6 5 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (88.99%) Test Automation
2 296 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (52.52%) BDD
4 134 (30.73%) Continuous Integration
5 129 (29.59%) TDD
6 100 (22.94%) Scrum
7 87 (19.95%) SDET
8 81 (18.58%) Software Testing
9 76 (17.43%) Manual Testing
10 72 (16.51%) Open Source
11 71 (16.28%) Functional Testing
12 65 (14.91%) DevOps
12 65 (14.91%) Test Management
13 64 (14.68%) Software Engineering
14 62 (14.22%) Performance Testing
15 45 (10.32%) Non-Functional Testing
15 45 (10.32%) Test Scripting
16 44 (10.09%) Kanban
16 44 (10.09%) Regression Testing
17 43 (9.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 279 (63.99%) Java
2 165 (37.84%) C#
3 132 (30.28%) JavaScript
4 103 (23.62%) Python
5 80 (18.35%) Ruby
6 73 (16.74%) SQL
7 42 (9.63%) PHP
8 36 (8.26%) Apple Swift
9 32 (7.34%) C++
10 28 (6.42%) C
11 27 (6.19%) Objective-C
12 26 (5.96%) Scala
13 21 (4.82%) Kotlin
14 16 (3.67%) Bash Shell
15 13 (2.98%) VB
16 11 (2.52%) Go
17 10 (2.29%) Perl
18 7 (1.61%) Groovy
19 6 (1.38%) Java 8
19 6 (1.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (7.57%) ISTQB
2 28 (6.42%) ISEB
3 21 (4.82%) Degree
3 21 (4.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.83%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.15%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.69%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (44.50%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (4.36%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (3.21%) HP ALM
2 12 (2.75%) HockeyApp
3 4 (0.92%) Ansible
3 4 (0.92%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.92%) Puppet
4 2 (0.46%) Apache Shiro
5 1 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (12.61%) Google
2 34 (7.80%) Atlassian
3 23 (5.28%) Oracle
4 18 (4.13%) Microsoft
5 16 (3.67%) HP
6 14 (3.21%) New Relic
7 12 (2.75%) WorldPay
8 11 (2.52%) Apple
9 10 (2.29%) Xamarin
10 8 (1.83%) Adobe
11 7 (1.61%) Apiary
12 6 (1.38%) IBM
13 5 (1.15%) BT
13 5 (1.15%) Facebook
14 3 (0.69%) Cognizant
15 2 (0.46%) CA Agile Central
15 2 (0.46%) Cypress Semiconductor
15 2 (0.46%) Rackspace
15 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
15 2 (0.46%) Siebel