Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Appium
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 717 877 852
Rank change year-on-year +160 -25 +142
Permanent jobs citing Appium 390 329 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 0.91% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 276 236 289
UK median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.90% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,375 £37,350
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.00% - +17.65%

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 30,048 36,200 33,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.86% 20.53% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 23,950 29,727 28,376
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 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 +121 366 £55,000 +4.76% 75
London +69 215 £65,000 +13.04% 39
UK excluding London +103 174 £43,500 -13.00% 38
North of England +60 52 £45,000 -1.64% 17
South East +54 41 £45,000 +20.00% 4
East of England +65 37 £25,500 -49.00% 5
North West +44 30 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Scotland +27 19 £46,500 +69.09%
Yorkshire +11 17 £40,000 -20.00% 6
West Midlands +43 12 £32,500 -30.85% 4
Midlands +21 12 £32,500 -38.10% 4
South West -4 9 £62,500 +19.05% 6
North East +22 5 - - 2
Northern Ireland - 4 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 356 (91.28%) Test Automation
2 295 (75.64%) Selenium
3 268 (68.72%) Agile Software Development
4 244 (62.56%) Java
5 206 (52.82%) BDD
6 200 (51.28%) Cucumber
7 182 (46.67%) QA
8 176 (45.13%) Jenkins
9 152 (38.97%) JavaScript
10 148 (37.95%) C#
11 139 (35.64%) Scrum
12 130 (33.33%) JIRA
13 126 (32.31%) TDD
14 121 (31.03%) Python
15 118 (30.26%) Android
16 117 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
17 114 (29.23%) Apple iOS
18 112 (28.72%) WebDriver
19 94 (24.10%) SQL
20 91 (23.33%) Git (software)
21 88 (22.56%) Calabash
22 84 (21.54%) Mobile App
23 82 (21.03%) DevOps
24 81 (20.77%) Ruby
25 80 (20.51%) SoapUI
25 80 (20.51%) SDET
26 79 (20.26%) JUnit
27 73 (18.72%) Software Testing
27 73 (18.72%) Confluence
28 68 (17.44%) Performance Testing

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 73 (18.72%) Confluence
2 5 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (0.51%) CMS
3 2 (0.51%) WordPress
4 1 (0.26%) Mule
4 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.26%) HipChat
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 43 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (5.64%) G Suite
2 22 (5.64%) Office 365
3 21 (5.38%) Sauce Labs
4 20 (5.13%) BrowserStack
5 11 (2.82%) npm
6 10 (2.56%) Yarn
7 9 (2.31%) GitHub
7 9 (2.31%) Google Play
8 8 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (1.79%) TestFlight
10 6 (1.54%) iTunes
11 5 (1.28%) BlazeMeter
11 5 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (1.03%) CloudBees
12 4 (1.03%) IaaS
12 4 (1.03%) OpenShift
12 4 (1.03%) PaaS
13 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.51%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.31%) Broadband
2 6 (1.54%) HTTP
3 4 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.23%) MySQL
3 31 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 18 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.28%) Big Data
7 5 (1.28%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.03%) Redis
9 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 295 (75.64%) Selenium
2 200 (51.28%) Cucumber
3 176 (45.13%) Jenkins
4 130 (33.33%) JIRA
5 112 (28.72%) WebDriver
6 91 (23.33%) Git (software)
7 88 (22.56%) Calabash
8 80 (20.51%) SoapUI
9 79 (20.26%) JUnit
10 66 (16.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 62 (15.90%) WATIR
12 61 (15.64%) JMeter
13 51 (13.08%) SpecFlow
14 47 (12.05%) JBehave
15 39 (10.00%) Maven
16 38 (9.74%) Team Foundation Server
17 32 (8.21%) TestNG
18 29 (7.44%) Visual Studio
19 28 (7.18%) TeamCity
20 27 (6.92%) Protractor
General
1 48 (12.31%) Retail
2 44 (11.28%) Finance
3 38 (9.74%) Banking
4 17 (4.36%) Retail Banking
5 11 (2.82%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.28%) Advertising
6 5 (1.28%) Billing
7 3 (0.77%) Law
7 3 (0.77%) Publishing
8 2 (0.51%) Games
8 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 97 (24.87%) Tester
2 92 (23.59%) Test Engineer
3 87 (22.31%) QA Engineer
4 76 (19.49%) Developer
5 53 (13.59%) Automation Tester
6 46 (11.79%) Developer in Test
6 46 (11.79%) Test Automation Engineer
7 38 (9.74%) Analyst
8 37 (9.49%) Mobile Tester
9 36 (9.23%) Test Analyst
10 30 (7.69%) Architect
11 29 (7.44%) Automation Test Analyst
11 29 (7.44%) QA Test Engineer
11 29 (7.44%) Test Architect
12 28 (7.18%) Test Automation Architect
13 27 (6.92%) DevOps Architect
14 26 (6.67%) C# Architect
14 26 (6.67%) Java Architect
15 25 (6.41%) QA Automation Engineer
16 23 (5.90%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 64 (16.41%) Web Services
3 58 (14.87%) JSON
3 58 (14.87%) XML
4 48 (12.31%) Node.js
5 44 (11.28%) .NET
6 43 (11.03%) SOAP
7 39 (10.00%) RESTful
8 31 (7.95%) React Native
9 27 (6.92%) React
10 26 (6.67%) Behat
11 25 (6.41%) AngularJS
12 20 (5.13%) HTML
13 18 (4.62%) Dagger
13 18 (4.62%) REST
14 15 (3.85%) CSS
15 10 (2.56%) Nightwatchjs
16 9 (2.31%) Swagger
16 9 (2.31%) WireMock
17 8 (2.05%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 84 (21.54%) Mobile App
2 41 (10.51%) User Experience
3 30 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (7.69%) Fintech
4 12 (3.08%) Cloud Native
5 10 (2.56%) Infotainment
5 10 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (2.31%) Social Media
7 7 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.77%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.51%) EMV
9 2 (0.51%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.26%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.26%) Blog
10 1 (0.26%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.26%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.26%) Smart Home
10 1 (0.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 118 (30.26%) Android
2 114 (29.23%) Apple iOS
3 33 (8.46%) Linux
4 26 (6.67%) Windows
5 15 (3.85%) Unix
6 4 (1.03%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.03%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.03%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (91.28%) Test Automation
2 268 (68.72%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (52.82%) BDD
4 139 (35.64%) Scrum
5 126 (32.31%) TDD
6 117 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 82 (21.03%) DevOps
8 80 (20.51%) SDET
9 73 (18.72%) Software Testing
10 68 (17.44%) Performance Testing
11 66 (16.92%) Test Management
12 64 (16.41%) Mentoring
13 60 (15.38%) Test Scripting
14 59 (15.13%) Kanban
15 56 (14.36%) Manual Testing
15 56 (14.36%) Open Source
16 46 (11.79%) Functional Testing
17 45 (11.54%) Software Engineering
18 42 (10.77%) Microservices
18 42 (10.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 244 (62.56%) Java
2 152 (38.97%) JavaScript
3 148 (37.95%) C#
4 121 (31.03%) Python
5 94 (24.10%) SQL
6 81 (20.77%) Ruby
7 37 (9.49%) PHP
8 32 (8.21%) C++
9 30 (7.69%) C
10 25 (6.41%) Bash Shell
11 23 (5.90%) Scala
12 19 (4.87%) Apple Swift
13 14 (3.59%) Perl
14 6 (1.54%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.54%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.28%) Kotlin
15 5 (1.28%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.03%) Go
16 4 (1.03%) Groovy
16 4 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (10.77%) ISTQB
2 30 (7.69%) ISEB
3 20 (5.13%) Degree
4 14 (3.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.54%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.51%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (46.67%) QA
System Software
1 20 (5.13%) Docker
2 6 (1.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (7.44%) HP ALM
2 15 (3.85%) Ansible
3 12 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (3.08%) Puppet
4 6 (1.54%) HockeyApp
5 5 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.03%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.77%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.26%) Consul
8 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 34 (8.72%) Google
2 31 (7.95%) HP
2 31 (7.95%) Oracle
3 25 (6.41%) WorldPay
4 19 (4.87%) Atlassian
5 16 (4.10%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.08%) New Relic
7 6 (1.54%) Cognizant
7 6 (1.54%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 6 (1.54%) IBM
7 6 (1.54%) Perfecto Mobile
7 6 (1.54%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.03%) Apiary
8 4 (1.03%) CA
8 4 (1.03%) PureLoad
9 3 (0.77%) Apple
10 2 (0.51%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.51%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.51%) Splunk
11 1 (0.26%) Peoplefluent