Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Appium
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 893 1082
Rank change year-on-year +72 +189 +153
Permanent jobs citing Appium 371 338 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.01% 0.95% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 278 264 181
UK median annual salary £52,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.57% +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,975 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +42.86% -30.00%

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 36702 35642 37921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.32% 18.74% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29857 30770 32040
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 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +44 354 £52,500 -8.70% 34
London -55 194 £60,000 - 25
UK excluding London +131 175 £50,000 - 11
Midlands +59 56 £48,000 -4.00% 1
North of England +5 42 £42,000 -1.18% 2
Yorkshire +30 32 £42,500 -5.56% 2
West Midlands +22 32 £45,000 -
South East +64 28 £43,000 -28.33% 3
South West +34 26 £52,500 -12.50%
East Midlands +49 24 £52,500 - 1
Scotland -7 15 £52,500 +16.67% 1
East of England +19 9 £50,000 +11.11% 3
North West -17 7 £42,250 +9.03%
North East +6 3 £27,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Appium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Appium.

1 354 (95.42%) Test Automation
2 314 (84.64%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (67.39%) Selenium
4 232 (62.53%) Java
5 220 (59.30%) Cucumber
6 174 (46.90%) BDD
7 153 (41.24%) QA
8 149 (40.16%) C#
9 142 (38.27%) Jenkins
10 133 (35.85%) Ruby
11 131 (35.31%) Python
12 124 (33.42%) TDD
13 122 (32.88%) Calabash
14 118 (31.81%) JUnit
14 118 (31.81%) Continuous Integration
15 114 (30.73%) Android
16 109 (29.38%) JMeter
17 101 (27.22%) Scrum
17 101 (27.22%) SQL
18 89 (23.99%) JIRA
19 86 (23.18%) Apple iOS
20 83 (22.37%) Git (software)
21 80 (21.56%) Mobile App
22 75 (20.22%) Continuous Delivery
23 74 (19.95%) WebDriver
24 72 (19.41%) SpecFlow
25 67 (18.06%) Finance
26 62 (16.71%) JavaScript
27 60 (16.17%) Open Source
28 59 (15.90%) Web Services

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 50 (13.48%) Confluence
2 7 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 43 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.09%) Google Play
3 21 (5.66%) GitHub
4 18 (4.85%) G Suite
4 18 (4.85%) Office 365
5 15 (4.04%) Slack
6 12 (3.23%) SaaS
7 10 (2.70%) BlazeMeter
8 9 (2.43%) TestFlight
9 8 (2.16%) Sauce Labs
10 7 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (1.89%) Amazon S3
10 7 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (0.81%) BrowserStack
13 2 (0.54%) Tricentis Tosca
14 1 (0.27%) DigitalOcean
14 1 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.16%) MQTT
2 1 (0.27%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (0.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.74%) MySQL
2 10 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 10 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (2.16%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (1.89%) Neo4j
4 7 (1.89%) Redis
4 7 (1.89%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.81%) Big Data
6 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 250 (67.39%) Selenium
2 220 (59.30%) Cucumber
3 142 (38.27%) Jenkins
4 122 (32.88%) Calabash
5 118 (31.81%) JUnit
6 109 (29.38%) JMeter
7 89 (23.99%) JIRA
8 83 (22.37%) Git (software)
9 74 (19.95%) WebDriver
10 72 (19.41%) SpecFlow
11 59 (15.90%) SoapUI
12 57 (15.36%) Gatling
13 54 (14.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 53 (14.29%) TeamCity
15 44 (11.86%) JBehave
16 42 (11.32%) Gradle
17 34 (9.16%) Android Studio
17 34 (9.16%) Mockito
18 30 (8.09%) Buildbot
19 27 (7.28%) Ranorex
General
1 67 (18.06%) Finance
2 41 (11.05%) Retail
3 31 (8.36%) Banking
4 26 (7.01%) Publishing
5 9 (2.43%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.43%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.16%) Marketing
7 5 (1.35%) Games
8 3 (0.81%) Electronics
8 3 (0.81%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 115 (31.00%) Tester
2 94 (25.34%) Automation Tester
3 81 (21.83%) Developer
4 59 (15.90%) Analyst
5 57 (15.36%) Test Analyst
5 57 (15.36%) Test Engineer
6 44 (11.86%) Automation Test Analyst
7 41 (11.05%) Developer in Test
8 40 (10.78%) QA Engineer
9 33 (8.89%) Consultant
9 33 (8.89%) QA Tester
10 31 (8.36%) Test Automation Developer
11 29 (7.82%) Test Automation Engineer
12 27 (7.28%) Java Engineer
13 26 (7.01%) Android Developer
14 24 (6.47%) Technical Tester
15 22 (5.93%) QA Automation Tester
15 22 (5.93%) Selenium Tester
16 20 (5.39%) QA Automation Engineer
17 18 (4.85%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (15.90%) Web Services
2 41 (11.05%) REST
3 38 (10.24%) RESTful
4 36 (9.70%) Node.js
5 32 (8.63%) Android SDK
6 31 (8.36%) Spring
7 26 (7.01%) Retrofit
8 25 (6.74%) Dagger
8 25 (6.74%) RxJava
9 24 (6.47%) React
10 22 (5.93%) .NET
11 19 (5.12%) Hibernate
12 16 (4.31%) XML
13 14 (3.77%) AngularJS
14 13 (3.50%) Gherkin
15 12 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
16 11 (2.96%) SOAP
17 10 (2.70%) Spring Boot
17 10 (2.70%) Spring Security
18 9 (2.43%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 80 (21.56%) Mobile App
2 23 (6.20%) Computer Science
2 23 (6.20%) User Experience
3 17 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.58%) Fintech
4 16 (4.31%) Client/Server
5 15 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
7 5 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (1.08%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.81%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.54%) EMV
11 1 (0.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 114 (30.73%) Android
2 86 (23.18%) Apple iOS
3 30 (8.09%) Linux
4 28 (7.55%) Windows
5 21 (5.66%) Unix
6 3 (0.81%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (95.42%) Test Automation
2 314 (84.64%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (46.90%) BDD
4 124 (33.42%) TDD
5 118 (31.81%) Continuous Integration
6 101 (27.22%) Scrum
7 75 (20.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 60 (16.17%) Open Source
9 57 (15.36%) Kanban
10 53 (14.29%) Mentoring
11 50 (13.48%) Unit Testing
12 46 (12.40%) Performance Testing
12 46 (12.40%) Software Testing
13 43 (11.59%) DevOps
14 41 (11.05%) Software Engineering
15 40 (10.78%) Test Scripting
16 34 (9.16%) Functional Testing
16 34 (9.16%) User Stories
17 31 (8.36%) API Testing
17 31 (8.36%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 232 (62.53%) Java
2 149 (40.16%) C#
3 133 (35.85%) Ruby
4 131 (35.31%) Python
5 101 (27.22%) SQL
6 62 (16.71%) JavaScript
7 39 (10.51%) PHP
7 39 (10.51%) Scala
8 33 (8.89%) C++
9 28 (7.55%) C
10 19 (5.12%) ES6
11 15 (4.04%) Objective-C
12 10 (2.70%) Apple Swift
12 10 (2.70%) GraphQL
13 4 (1.08%) Go
14 3 (0.81%) Groovy
15 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.54%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (8.89%) Degree
2 28 (7.55%) ISTQB
3 19 (5.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (5.12%) ISEB
3 19 (5.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.27%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (41.24%) QA
2 7 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.81%) ISO 20022
3 3 (0.81%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 27 (7.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.96%) HockeyApp
2 8 (2.16%) Puppet
3 3 (0.81%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.27%) Ansible
5 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (13.21%) Google
2 17 (4.58%) Xamarin
3 15 (4.04%) Cognizant
4 8 (2.16%) Apple
5 7 (1.89%) IBM
6 6 (1.62%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.35%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (1.08%) HP
9 3 (0.81%) SAP
10 2 (0.54%) Capita
10 2 (0.54%) New Relic
10 2 (0.54%) Perfecto Mobile
11 1 (0.27%) hybris
11 1 (0.27%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle