Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Appium
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 698 807 780
Rank change year-on-year +109 -27 +132
Permanent jobs citing Appium 420 391 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.50% 1.09% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 237 277 340
UK median annual salary £56,030 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.87% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £39,200
90th Percentile £85,000 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +5.26%

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 28,059 35,814 34,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.53% 20.80% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22,217 29,100 28,900
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £30,738
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 19 June 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 19 June 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 +124 400 £55,000 - 14
London +57 224 £65,000 +8.33% 9
UK excluding London +141 194 £47,500 +5.56% 5
South East +74 60 £47,500 +11.76% 1
North of England +55 60 £60,000 +33.33% 1
East of England +57 35 £26,000 -48.00% 2
Yorkshire -1 32 £55,000 +20.22%
North West +48 20 £60,000 +65.52%
Scotland +25 17 £56,030 -
Midlands +45 12 £47,500 -
West Midlands +42 12 £47,500 -
South West +18 9 £62,500 +25.00% 1
North East +30 8 £46,750 +92.78% 1
Wales +6 1 £40,000 +17.65%

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 377 (89.76%) Test Automation
2 333 (79.29%) Selenium
3 322 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
4 266 (63.33%) Java
5 255 (60.71%) Cucumber
6 234 (55.71%) BDD
7 190 (45.24%) Jenkins
8 189 (45.00%) Scrum
9 177 (42.14%) Continuous Integration
10 174 (41.43%) QA
11 165 (39.29%) JIRA
12 158 (37.62%) TDD
13 155 (36.90%) Python
14 148 (35.24%) C#
15 138 (32.86%) JavaScript
16 121 (28.81%) SoapUI
17 120 (28.57%) WebDriver
18 117 (27.86%) Ruby
19 116 (27.62%) Apple iOS
20 114 (27.14%) Mentoring
21 112 (26.67%) Retail
22 110 (26.19%) Android
23 108 (25.71%) SDET
24 107 (25.48%) Software Testing
25 103 (24.52%) Kanban
25 103 (24.52%) DevOps
26 101 (24.05%) JMeter
27 99 (23.57%) Software Engineering
28 94 (22.38%) SQL
29 92 (21.90%) Finance

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 69 (16.43%) Confluence
2 5 (1.19%) CMS
3 3 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.24%) IIS
4 1 (0.24%) Mule
4 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 64 (15.24%) G Suite
1 64 (15.24%) Office 365
2 47 (11.19%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (8.33%) Sauce Labs
4 26 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (3.57%) BrowserStack
6 12 (2.86%) GitHub
7 8 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.67%) Google App Engine
8 7 (1.67%) Rackspace Cloud
9 6 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (1.19%) BlazeMeter
10 5 (1.19%) Google Play
11 4 (0.95%) iTunes
11 4 (0.95%) Slack
11 4 (0.95%) TestFlight
12 3 (0.71%) Amazon ECS
12 3 (0.71%) AWS Fargate
12 3 (0.71%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.48%) HTTP
2 4 (0.95%) Broadband
3 2 (0.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.24%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.90%) MySQL
1 29 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (4.29%) MongoDB
4 14 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.95%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.71%) Amazon Aurora
7 3 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.71%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.48%) Big Data
8 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.24%) DB2
9 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.24%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.24%) Redis
Development Applications
1 333 (79.29%) Selenium
2 255 (60.71%) Cucumber
3 190 (45.24%) Jenkins
4 165 (39.29%) JIRA
5 121 (28.81%) SoapUI
6 120 (28.57%) WebDriver
7 101 (24.05%) JMeter
8 87 (20.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 82 (19.52%) WATIR
10 71 (16.90%) Calabash
11 66 (15.71%) JUnit
12 64 (15.24%) Buildbot
12 64 (15.24%) Ranorex
13 63 (15.00%) Gatling
14 57 (13.57%) Git (software)
15 52 (12.38%) NeoLoad
15 52 (12.38%) WebLOAD
16 50 (11.90%) Maven
17 39 (9.29%) SpecFlow
17 39 (9.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 112 (26.67%) Retail
2 92 (21.90%) Finance
3 46 (10.95%) Banking
4 10 (2.38%) Law
5 5 (1.19%) Billing
5 5 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.95%) Back Office
7 2 (0.48%) Advertising
7 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 119 (28.33%) Developer
2 102 (24.29%) Developer in Test
3 83 (19.76%) QA Engineer
4 76 (18.10%) Test Engineer
5 61 (14.52%) Software Developer
6 55 (13.10%) Tester
7 42 (10.00%) Quality Engineer
8 27 (6.43%) QA Test Engineer
9 26 (6.19%) Senior QA Engineer
10 25 (5.95%) Automation Tester
11 22 (5.24%) Analyst
11 22 (5.24%) Architect
12 21 (5.00%) Mobile Tester
12 21 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
12 21 (5.00%) Software Tester
12 21 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
13 18 (4.29%) Java Developer
13 18 (4.29%) Java Developer in Test
13 18 (4.29%) Mobile Engineer
13 18 (4.29%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (16.43%) Gherkin
2 47 (11.19%) Web Services
3 42 (10.00%) RESTful
4 36 (8.57%) XML
5 31 (7.38%) Node.js
6 30 (7.14%) SOAP
7 27 (6.43%) JSON
8 26 (6.19%) HTML
9 23 (5.48%) CSS
10 22 (5.24%) .NET
11 21 (5.00%) AngularJS
11 21 (5.00%) React Native
12 17 (4.05%) React
13 14 (3.33%) Behat
14 13 (3.10%) Jest
15 9 (2.14%) REST
16 8 (1.90%) Dagger
16 8 (1.90%) Spring
17 7 (1.67%) Lambda Expressions
18 5 (1.19%) Nightwatchjs
Miscellaneous
1 87 (20.71%) Mobile App
2 38 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
4 19 (4.52%) User Experience
5 16 (3.81%) Social Media
6 14 (3.33%) Cloud Native
7 12 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (2.14%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.90%) Infotainment
10 7 (1.67%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.24%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.24%) Analytical Mindset
13 1 (0.24%) Cybercrime
13 1 (0.24%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.24%) Greenfield Project
13 1 (0.24%) PlayStation
13 1 (0.24%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.24%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 116 (27.62%) Apple iOS
2 110 (26.19%) Android
3 57 (13.57%) Linux
4 37 (8.81%) Windows
5 26 (6.19%) Unix
6 8 (1.90%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.67%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.95%) CentOS
8 4 (0.95%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.95%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.95%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.71%) Debian
10 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (89.76%) Test Automation
2 322 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 234 (55.71%) BDD
4 189 (45.00%) Scrum
5 177 (42.14%) Continuous Integration
6 158 (37.62%) TDD
7 114 (27.14%) Mentoring
8 108 (25.71%) SDET
9 107 (25.48%) Software Testing
10 103 (24.52%) DevOps
10 103 (24.52%) Kanban
11 99 (23.57%) Software Engineering
12 77 (18.33%) Problem-Solving
13 72 (17.14%) SDLC
14 64 (15.24%) DSDM
15 52 (12.38%) Performance Testing
16 49 (11.67%) Test Scripting
17 46 (10.95%) E-Commerce
18 45 (10.71%) Open Source
19 43 (10.24%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 266 (63.33%) Java
2 155 (36.90%) Python
3 148 (35.24%) C#
4 138 (32.86%) JavaScript
5 117 (27.86%) Ruby
6 94 (22.38%) SQL
7 84 (20.00%) C++
8 80 (19.05%) PHP
9 78 (18.57%) C
10 66 (15.71%) Scala
11 26 (6.19%) Apple Swift
11 26 (6.19%) Bash Shell
12 17 (4.05%) Kotlin
13 10 (2.38%) T-SQL
14 9 (2.14%) Objective-C
15 8 (1.90%) Java 8
15 8 (1.90%) Perl
16 4 (0.95%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.71%) BeanShell
17 3 (0.71%) Go
Qualifications
1 22 (5.24%) ISTQB
2 21 (5.00%) Degree
3 17 (4.05%) ISEB
4 12 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.71%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.48%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (41.43%) QA
System Software
1 11 (2.62%) Docker
2 4 (0.95%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 41 (9.76%) HP ALM
2 21 (5.00%) Ansible
2 21 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (4.05%) Puppet
4 13 (3.10%) CA Service Virtualization
5 4 (0.95%) HockeyApp
5 4 (0.95%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.71%) Grafana
6 3 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.71%) Kibana
6 3 (0.71%) logstash
6 3 (0.71%) Packer
6 3 (0.71%) Prometheus
6 3 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 78 (18.57%) Google
2 34 (8.10%) Oracle
3 33 (7.86%) HP
4 26 (6.19%) Perfecto Mobile
5 18 (4.29%) WorldPay
6 13 (3.10%) CA
7 12 (2.86%) New Relic
7 12 (2.86%) Splunk
8 11 (2.62%) Apple
9 8 (1.90%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.90%) Microsoft
10 7 (1.67%) CA Agile Central
10 7 (1.67%) Rackspace
10 7 (1.67%) Xamarin
11 6 (1.43%) Instagram
11 6 (1.43%) Twitter
12 5 (1.19%) PureLoad
12 5 (1.19%) Veracode
13 4 (0.95%) Cypress Semiconductor
14 3 (0.71%) IBM