Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Appium
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 874 822 984
Rank change year-on-year -52 +162 +122
Permanent jobs citing Appium 328 356 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.91% 1.07% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 233 292 240
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -5.56%

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 36,070 33,308 37,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.47% 18.98% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29,676 28,296 31,829
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 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 -16 321 £52,500 -4.55% 39
London -79 178 £57,500 -4.17% 27
UK excluding London +61 147 £50,000 - 13
North of England +26 48 £45,750 +1.67% 7
Yorkshire +39 40 £50,000 +8.11% 6
East of England +19 26 £50,000 +25.00%
Midlands +14 25 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South East +12 22 £37,500 -31.82% 2
South West +12 22 £52,500 -12.50% 1
East Midlands +10 15 £52,500 -
West Midlands -4 10 £47,000 -6.00% 2
North East - 5 £27,000 -
North West -14 3 £42,500 +9.68% 1
Scotland -49 2 £27,500 -42.11% 1
Wales - 2 £36,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 309 (94.21%) Test Automation
2 286 (87.20%) Agile Software Development
3 222 (67.68%) Selenium
4 213 (64.94%) Java
5 211 (64.33%) Cucumber
6 169 (51.52%) BDD
7 168 (51.22%) QA
8 132 (40.24%) Jenkins
9 123 (37.50%) Android
10 116 (35.37%) Continuous Integration
11 106 (32.32%) Ruby
12 104 (31.71%) TDD
13 102 (31.10%) C#
14 99 (30.18%) Mobile App
15 98 (29.88%) Apple iOS
16 93 (28.35%) Python
17 91 (27.74%) Scrum
18 87 (26.52%) JMeter
18 87 (26.52%) JIRA
19 86 (26.22%) Calabash
20 81 (24.70%) JUnit
21 79 (24.09%) SQL
22 70 (21.34%) Open Source
23 69 (21.04%) JavaScript
24 67 (20.43%) Finance
25 65 (19.82%) Amazon AWS
25 65 (19.82%) Git (software)
26 60 (18.29%) Continuous Delivery
27 58 (17.68%) WebDriver
28 57 (17.38%) API 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 46 (14.02%) Confluence
2 7 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 65 (19.82%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.62%) Google Play
3 14 (4.27%) SaaS
4 13 (3.96%) TestFlight
5 11 (3.35%) G Suite
5 11 (3.35%) Office 365
5 11 (3.35%) Sauce Labs
6 10 (3.05%) Slack
7 8 (2.44%) DigitalOcean
8 6 (1.83%) BlazeMeter
9 5 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.52%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.91%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.30%) GitHub
11 1 (0.30%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.96%) MQTT
2 1 (0.30%) Internet
2 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.32%) MySQL
2 16 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (4.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 14 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (3.66%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.05%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.13%) JanusGraph
6 7 (2.13%) Neo4j
6 7 (2.13%) Redis
7 5 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (1.52%) SQL Server
7 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 222 (67.68%) Selenium
2 211 (64.33%) Cucumber
3 132 (40.24%) Jenkins
4 87 (26.52%) JIRA
4 87 (26.52%) JMeter
5 86 (26.22%) Calabash
6 81 (24.70%) JUnit
7 65 (19.82%) Git (software)
8 58 (17.68%) WebDriver
9 51 (15.55%) SoapUI
10 47 (14.33%) SpecFlow
11 46 (14.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 43 (13.11%) Gradle
13 41 (12.50%) Gatling
14 31 (9.45%) Android Studio
14 31 (9.45%) TeamCity
15 28 (8.54%) Mockito
16 25 (7.62%) Maven
17 24 (7.32%) Buildbot
17 24 (7.32%) Ranorex
General
1 67 (20.43%) Finance
2 31 (9.45%) Retail
3 20 (6.10%) Banking
3 20 (6.10%) Publishing
4 13 (3.96%) Marketing
5 12 (3.66%) Legal
6 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.61%) Automotive
7 2 (0.61%) Games
7 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 88 (26.83%) Developer
2 82 (25.00%) Tester
3 61 (18.60%) Automation Tester
4 59 (17.99%) Test Engineer
5 55 (16.77%) Developer in Test
6 53 (16.16%) QA Engineer
7 42 (12.80%) Test Automation Developer
8 32 (9.76%) Test Leader
9 30 (9.15%) Analyst
9 30 (9.15%) QA Tester
10 28 (8.54%) Java Engineer
11 27 (8.23%) Selenium Tester
11 27 (8.23%) Test Analyst
12 25 (7.62%) Test Automation Engineer
13 24 (7.32%) Selenium Automation Tester
14 23 (7.01%) QA Automation Tester
15 22 (6.71%) Automation Test Analyst
16 19 (5.79%) Android Developer
16 19 (5.79%) Consultant
16 19 (5.79%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (16.77%) RESTful
2 53 (16.16%) Web Services
3 46 (14.02%) Node.js
4 42 (12.80%) Spring
5 33 (10.06%) REST
6 32 (9.76%) Android SDK
7 29 (8.84%) React
8 25 (7.62%) SOAP
8 25 (7.62%) XML
9 20 (6.10%) .NET
10 19 (5.79%) Hibernate
10 19 (5.79%) iOS SDK
10 19 (5.79%) Redux
10 19 (5.79%) Retrofit
11 18 (5.49%) Dagger
11 18 (5.49%) RxJava
12 16 (4.88%) Spring Boot
12 16 (4.88%) Spring Security
13 15 (4.57%) React Native
14 14 (4.27%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 99 (30.18%) Mobile App
2 43 (13.11%) Fintech
3 32 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (6.10%) User Experience
6 17 (5.18%) Computer Science
7 12 (3.66%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (3.35%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.83%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.22%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.91%) Smart City
12 1 (0.30%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 123 (37.50%) Android
2 98 (29.88%) Apple iOS
3 26 (7.93%) Linux
4 17 (5.18%) Windows
5 13 (3.96%) Unix
6 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (94.21%) Test Automation
2 286 (87.20%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (51.52%) BDD
4 116 (35.37%) Continuous Integration
5 104 (31.71%) TDD
6 91 (27.74%) Scrum
7 70 (21.34%) Open Source
8 60 (18.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 57 (17.38%) API Testing
10 56 (17.07%) Microservices
11 50 (15.24%) Software Testing
12 49 (14.94%) Kanban
13 48 (14.63%) Mentoring
14 47 (14.33%) Software Engineering
15 40 (12.20%) Exploratory Testing
16 36 (10.98%) Acceptance Criteria
17 35 (10.67%) Manual Testing
17 35 (10.67%) Performance Testing
17 35 (10.67%) SDET
18 34 (10.37%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 213 (64.94%) Java
2 106 (32.32%) Ruby
3 102 (31.10%) C#
4 93 (28.35%) Python
5 79 (24.09%) SQL
6 69 (21.04%) JavaScript
7 30 (9.15%) C++
8 29 (8.84%) PHP
9 27 (8.23%) Scala
10 26 (7.93%) C
11 22 (6.71%) ES6
12 21 (6.40%) Objective-C
13 16 (4.88%) Apple Swift
13 16 (4.88%) GraphQL
14 5 (1.52%) Groovy
15 3 (0.91%) Go
15 3 (0.91%) Perl
16 2 (0.61%) Kotlin
16 2 (0.61%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (7.01%) Degree
2 16 (4.88%) ISTQB
3 13 (3.96%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.96%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.83%) ISEB
7 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (51.22%) QA
2 5 (1.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.91%) ISO 20022
3 3 (0.91%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 30 (9.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (4.88%) HockeyApp
2 6 (1.83%) HP ALM
3 5 (1.52%) Puppet
4 3 (0.91%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.61%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (11.28%) Google
2 20 (6.10%) Xamarin
3 15 (4.57%) HP
4 14 (4.27%) WorldPay
5 10 (3.05%) Apple
6 7 (2.13%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.13%) Microsoft
7 5 (1.52%) Perforce
8 3 (0.91%) Perfecto Mobile
9 2 (0.61%) Capita
10 1 (0.30%) CA Agile Central