Period
to 21 February 2020

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 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Appium
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 739 726 880
Rank change year-on-year -13 +154 -25
Permanent jobs citing Appium 284 390 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.20% 1.30% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 197 276 236
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% -1.90% -4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £34,375
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.30% -13.00% -

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 23,705 30,104 36,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.16% 19.90% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18,688 23,994 29,749
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 2020.

Salary histogram for Appium in the UK

Appium
Top 15 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 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
England +26 274 £52,500 -4.55% 53
London +43 153 £65,000 - 22
UK excluding London +40 125 £42,500 -2.30% 33
North of England +65 68 £42,500 -5.56% 12
Yorkshire +57 32 £42,500 +6.25% 6
North West +54 31 £42,500 -5.56% 5
South East +41 16 £62,500 +38.89% 5
Midlands +33 14 £37,500 +15.38% 3
East of England +37 13 £47,500 +86.27% 3
West Midlands +34 13 £36,000 +10.77% 2
South West +39 10 £28,500 -54.40% 8
North East +7 5 £33,000 - 1
Scotland +17 3 £43,750 -5.91% 1
Northern Ireland +12 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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.

1 252 (88.73%) Test Automation
2 218 (76.76%) Selenium
3 202 (71.13%) Agile Software Development
4 178 (62.68%) Cucumber
5 162 (57.04%) Java
6 147 (51.76%) QA
7 137 (48.24%) BDD
8 112 (39.44%) Jenkins
9 103 (36.27%) JIRA
10 99 (34.86%) Continuous Integration
11 91 (32.04%) Scrum
12 89 (31.34%) JavaScript
13 88 (30.99%) Android
14 86 (30.28%) C#
14 86 (30.28%) TDD
15 85 (29.93%) Apple iOS
16 82 (28.87%) Mobile App
17 77 (27.11%) SQL
18 70 (24.65%) Python
18 70 (24.65%) JMeter
19 66 (23.24%) WebDriver
20 59 (20.77%) Postman
21 58 (20.42%) SDET
22 55 (19.37%) JUnit
23 52 (18.31%) Git (software)
24 51 (17.96%) REST
25 50 (17.61%) SOAP
26 49 (17.25%) Calabash
27 47 (16.55%) Manual Testing
28 45 (15.85%) Ruby

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 44 (15.49%) Confluence
2 4 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (1.41%) CMS
2 4 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (1.41%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.35%) Mule
4 1 (0.35%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (1.06%) Sketch
1 3 (1.06%) Zeplin
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.41%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.35%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (13.38%) GitHub
2 30 (10.56%) AWS
3 24 (8.45%) Sauce Labs
4 19 (6.69%) Azure
5 17 (5.99%) GCP
6 16 (5.63%) BrowserStack
7 15 (5.28%) BlazeMeter
8 6 (2.11%) SaaS
9 5 (1.76%) Serverless
10 4 (1.41%) CloudBees
10 4 (1.41%) IaaS
10 4 (1.41%) OpenShift
10 4 (1.41%) PaaS
10 4 (1.41%) Slack
11 3 (1.06%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (1.06%) iTunes
12 2 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.70%) G Suite
12 2 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.41%) Wireshark
2 2 (0.70%) DNS
2 2 (0.70%) HTTP
3 1 (0.35%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.35%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.35%) Telnet
3 1 (0.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.28%) NoSQL
2 12 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.11%) Big Data
5 4 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.70%) DB2
7 2 (0.70%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.70%) MySQL
7 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.35%) Power BI
8 1 (0.35%) Redis
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 218 (76.76%) Selenium
2 178 (62.68%) Cucumber
3 112 (39.44%) Jenkins
4 103 (36.27%) JIRA
5 70 (24.65%) JMeter
6 66 (23.24%) WebDriver
7 59 (20.77%) Postman
8 55 (19.37%) JUnit
9 52 (18.31%) Git (software)
10 49 (17.25%) Calabash
11 45 (15.85%) SoapUI
12 42 (14.79%) Maven
13 34 (11.97%) TestNG
14 29 (10.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 29 (10.21%) Bitbucket
14 29 (10.21%) Gatling
15 27 (9.51%) NUnit
15 27 (9.51%) TeamCity
16 22 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (7.04%) Ranorex
General
1 39 (13.73%) Banking
2 18 (6.34%) Finance
3 12 (4.23%) Games
4 9 (3.17%) Retail
5 4 (1.41%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.06%) Law
6 3 (1.06%) Marketing
6 3 (1.06%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (28.17%) QA Engineer
2 62 (21.83%) Test Engineer
3 49 (17.25%) Developer
4 45 (15.85%) Automation Engineer
5 34 (11.97%) Developer in Test
6 28 (9.86%) Test Automation Engineer
6 28 (9.86%) Tester
7 26 (9.15%) QA Automation Engineer
8 22 (7.75%) Automation Tester
9 20 (7.04%) Quality Engineer
9 20 (7.04%) Senior QA Engineer
10 19 (6.69%) Mobile Engineer
10 19 (6.69%) Software Developer
11 18 (6.34%) QA Leader
11 18 (6.34%) QA Test Engineer
12 14 (4.93%) Android Engineer
13 13 (4.58%) Lead Developer
13 13 (4.58%) Senior Automation Engineer
14 12 (4.23%) Analyst
15 10 (3.52%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (17.96%) REST
2 50 (17.61%) SOAP
3 43 (15.14%) .NET
4 25 (8.80%) Web Services
5 24 (8.45%) JSON
6 22 (7.75%) XML
7 21 (7.39%) RESTful
8 16 (5.63%) Gherkin
9 15 (5.28%) React
9 15 (5.28%) WebdriverIO
10 14 (4.93%) HTML
11 13 (4.58%) CSS
11 13 (4.58%) React Native
12 12 (4.23%) Node.js
13 11 (3.87%) .NET Framework
14 9 (3.17%) Jest
14 9 (3.17%) Spring
15 8 (2.82%) Apache Flex
16 6 (2.11%) Enzyme
16 6 (2.11%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 82 (28.87%) Mobile App
2 28 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.34%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (5.99%) User Experience
5 8 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.82%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (2.11%) Video on Demand
7 4 (1.41%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.41%) Social Network
7 4 (1.41%) Video\Live Streaming
7 4 (1.41%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.06%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.70%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (0.35%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.35%) DataPower
10 1 (0.35%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.35%) Social Media
10 1 (0.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 88 (30.99%) Android
2 85 (29.93%) Apple iOS
3 22 (7.75%) Unix
4 20 (7.04%) Linux
5 16 (5.63%) Windows
6 1 (0.35%) CentOS
6 1 (0.35%) Debian
6 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (88.73%) Test Automation
2 202 (71.13%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (48.24%) BDD
4 99 (34.86%) Continuous Integration
5 91 (32.04%) Scrum
6 86 (30.28%) TDD
7 58 (20.42%) SDET
8 47 (16.55%) Manual Testing
9 43 (15.14%) DevOps
10 41 (14.44%) Problem-Solving
10 41 (14.44%) Software Testing
11 38 (13.38%) API Testing
11 38 (13.38%) Performance Testing
12 37 (13.03%) SDLC
13 36 (12.68%) Test Strategy
14 35 (12.32%) Functional Testing
14 35 (12.32%) Kanban
14 35 (12.32%) Microservices
14 35 (12.32%) Software Engineering
15 34 (11.97%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 162 (57.04%) Java
2 89 (31.34%) JavaScript
3 86 (30.28%) C#
4 77 (27.11%) SQL
5 70 (24.65%) Python
6 45 (15.85%) Ruby
7 30 (10.56%) PHP
8 27 (9.51%) Kotlin
9 22 (7.75%) Scala
10 21 (7.39%) Apple Swift
11 20 (7.04%) VBScript
12 18 (6.34%) C++
12 18 (6.34%) Shell Script
13 16 (5.63%) C
14 15 (5.28%) TypeScript
15 12 (4.23%) Objective-C
16 7 (2.46%) VB
17 4 (1.41%) Bash Shell
17 4 (1.41%) Groovy
18 2 (0.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 28 (9.86%) ISTQB
2 12 (4.23%) ISEB
3 10 (3.52%) Degree
4 7 (2.46%) MCP
5 6 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.70%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.35%) CISSP
8 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (51.76%) QA
2 3 (1.06%) GDPR
3 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (14.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (5.99%) Kubernetes
2 12 (4.23%) CA Service Virtualization
2 12 (4.23%) HP ALM
3 5 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.06%) Puppet
5 2 (0.70%) Consul
5 2 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.35%) Ansible
6 1 (0.35%) Grafana
6 1 (0.35%) Kibana
6 1 (0.35%) logstash
6 1 (0.35%) nmon
6 1 (0.35%) Packer
6 1 (0.35%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (6.34%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.28%) Xamarin
3 12 (4.23%) CA
3 12 (4.23%) HP
3 12 (4.23%) Perfecto Mobile
4 11 (3.87%) WorldPay
5 7 (2.46%) Google
6 5 (1.76%) Instagram
6 5 (1.76%) Twitter
7 4 (1.41%) Apple
7 4 (1.41%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.70%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle
8 2 (0.70%) Perforce
9 1 (0.35%) Aareon
9 1 (0.35%) Citrix
9 1 (0.35%) F5
9 1 (0.35%) hybris
9 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.35%) SAP