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

Appium
UK
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 794 790 903
Rank change year-on-year -4 +113 +190
Permanent jobs citing Appium 403 417 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.12% 1.20% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 283 337 278
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +12.50%

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 36,060 34,844 36,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.75% 20.14% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29,269 29,002 31,087
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 23 June 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 June 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 -8 385 £55,000 -2.22% 49
London -44 257 £60,000 - 26
UK excluding London +30 137 £45,000 -10.00% 25
East of England +37 44 £50,000 +25.00% 3
North of England +22 35 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Yorkshire +29 28 £45,750 -12.86% 4
South East +18 28 £42,500 -22.73% 8
Midlands -5 13 £47,500 +4.68% 1
East Midlands +12 9 £50,000 -4.76% 1
South West -23 8 £50,000 - 3
Scotland -29 7 - - 2
North West +5 5 £36,250 -12.65% 4
West Midlands +3 4 £47,500 +14.46%
North East -15 2 £24,250 -48.95%
Wales - 2 £34,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 351 (87.10%) Test Automation
2 301 (74.69%) Agile Software Development
3 276 (68.49%) Selenium
4 260 (64.52%) Java
5 235 (58.31%) Cucumber
6 215 (53.35%) QA
7 195 (48.39%) BDD
8 165 (40.94%) Jenkins
9 148 (36.72%) Mobile App
10 136 (33.75%) Android
11 129 (32.01%) TDD
12 127 (31.51%) Continuous Integration
13 122 (30.27%) Apple iOS
14 120 (29.78%) WebDriver
15 112 (27.79%) C#
16 108 (26.80%) JavaScript
17 104 (25.81%) JIRA
18 91 (22.58%) Ruby
19 87 (21.59%) Python
20 83 (20.60%) Scrum
21 81 (20.10%) Software Engineering
22 77 (19.11%) Manual Testing
22 77 (19.11%) Finance
23 75 (18.61%) SDET
24 74 (18.36%) JMeter
25 71 (17.62%) Fintech
25 71 (17.62%) Calabash
26 69 (17.12%) Software Testing
27 62 (15.38%) SoapUI
28 60 (14.89%) Git (software)

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 (11.41%) Confluence
2 4 (0.99%) Jetty
2 4 (0.99%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.50%) Apache
4 1 (0.25%) Ethereum
Applications
1 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.96%) Sauce Labs
3 18 (4.47%) G Suite
3 18 (4.47%) Office 365
3 18 (4.47%) Slack
4 11 (2.73%) Adobe Analytics
4 11 (2.73%) Firebase
5 10 (2.48%) BrowserStack
6 8 (1.99%) DigitalOcean
6 8 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.99%) GitHub
7 4 (0.99%) Google Play
8 3 (0.74%) BlazeMeter
8 3 (0.74%) SaaS
9 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.50%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.50%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.25%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.48%) Internet
2 4 (0.99%) MQTT
3 2 (0.50%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (0.50%) HTTP
4 1 (0.25%) Broadband
4 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.72%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.98%) MySQL
3 9 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (1.24%) Big Data
5 4 (0.99%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.74%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.50%) Redis
8 1 (0.25%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 276 (68.49%) Selenium
2 235 (58.31%) Cucumber
3 165 (40.94%) Jenkins
4 120 (29.78%) WebDriver
5 104 (25.81%) JIRA
6 74 (18.36%) JMeter
7 71 (17.62%) Calabash
8 62 (15.38%) SoapUI
9 60 (14.89%) Git (software)
10 56 (13.90%) SpecFlow
11 52 (12.90%) NeoLoad
12 48 (11.91%) Gatling
13 45 (11.17%) JUnit
14 41 (10.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 40 (9.93%) Maven
16 37 (9.18%) eggPlant
16 37 (9.18%) Xcode
17 36 (8.93%) LoadRunner
18 33 (8.19%) Ranorex
19 31 (7.69%) Gradle
General
1 77 (19.11%) Finance
2 42 (10.42%) Retail
3 20 (4.96%) Banking
4 13 (3.23%) Legal
5 10 (2.48%) Games
5 10 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.99%) Electronics
7 7 (1.74%) Publishing
8 6 (1.49%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.24%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.24%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.24%) Law
9 5 (1.24%) Marketing
10 3 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (30.52%) Developer
2 110 (27.30%) Tester
3 85 (21.09%) Developer in Test
4 83 (20.60%) Automation Tester
5 82 (20.35%) Test Engineer
6 58 (14.39%) Java Developer
6 58 (14.39%) QA Engineer
7 51 (12.66%) Java Developer in Test
8 49 (12.16%) Test Automation Developer
9 45 (11.17%) Analyst
10 44 (10.92%) Test Automation Engineer
11 43 (10.67%) Java Automation Tester
12 40 (9.93%) Android Developer
13 37 (9.18%) Mobile Tester
14 36 (8.93%) Software Developer
15 35 (8.68%) Software Engineer
15 35 (8.68%) Test Analyst
16 33 (8.19%) QA Tester
17 32 (7.94%) QA Analyst
17 32 (7.94%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (11.91%) RESTful
2 42 (10.42%) SOAP
3 40 (9.93%) REST
4 38 (9.43%) Web Services
5 30 (7.44%) XML
6 26 (6.45%) HTML
7 25 (6.20%) CSS
7 25 (6.20%) JSON
8 24 (5.96%) AngularJS
8 24 (5.96%) Gherkin
9 23 (5.71%) Node.js
10 20 (4.96%) iOS SDK
10 20 (4.96%) React
11 18 (4.47%) Sass
12 17 (4.22%) Velocity
13 14 (3.47%) Spring
14 13 (3.23%) React Native
15 12 (2.98%) jQuery
16 11 (2.73%) Grails
17 8 (1.99%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 148 (36.72%) Mobile App
2 71 (17.62%) Fintech
3 34 (8.44%) User Experience
4 28 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (6.70%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.73%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (2.23%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.23%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.74%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.74%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.74%) Smart City
11 2 (0.50%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.50%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.50%) Social Media
11 2 (0.50%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 136 (33.75%) Android
2 122 (30.27%) Apple iOS
3 33 (8.19%) Linux
4 29 (7.20%) Windows
5 7 (1.74%) Unix
6 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (87.10%) Test Automation
2 301 (74.69%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (48.39%) BDD
4 129 (32.01%) TDD
5 127 (31.51%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (20.60%) Scrum
7 81 (20.10%) Software Engineering
8 77 (19.11%) Manual Testing
9 75 (18.61%) SDET
10 69 (17.12%) Software Testing
11 56 (13.90%) Kanban
12 55 (13.65%) Open Source
13 52 (12.90%) Performance Testing
13 52 (12.90%) Test Management
14 49 (12.16%) Continuous Delivery
15 45 (11.17%) API Testing
16 43 (10.67%) Functional Testing
16 43 (10.67%) Mentoring
17 40 (9.93%) Acceptance Criteria
18 37 (9.18%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 260 (64.52%) Java
2 112 (27.79%) C#
3 108 (26.80%) JavaScript
4 91 (22.58%) Ruby
5 87 (21.59%) Python
6 52 (12.90%) SQL
7 46 (11.41%) PHP
8 39 (9.68%) Apple Swift
9 37 (9.18%) Objective-C
10 34 (8.44%) Scala
11 33 (8.19%) C
12 32 (7.94%) C++
13 22 (5.46%) Kotlin
14 17 (4.22%) Java 8
15 15 (3.72%) Groovy
16 10 (2.48%) ES6
16 10 (2.48%) Go
17 7 (1.74%) VB
18 6 (1.49%) Bash Shell
18 6 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (4.47%) Degree
1 18 (4.47%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.22%) ISEB
2 17 (4.22%) ISTQB
3 16 (3.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (3.72%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 215 (53.35%) QA
System Software
1 18 (4.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (4.71%) HP ALM
2 14 (3.47%) HockeyApp
3 4 (0.99%) Ansible
3 4 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.99%) Puppet
4 3 (0.74%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.50%) Apache Shiro
5 2 (0.50%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (13.90%) Google
2 35 (8.68%) WorldPay
3 28 (6.95%) HP
4 17 (4.22%) Atlassian
5 16 (3.97%) Apple
6 11 (2.73%) Adobe
7 10 (2.48%) Microsoft
7 10 (2.48%) Xamarin
8 8 (1.99%) New Relic
9 7 (1.74%) Capita
10 5 (1.24%) Apiary
10 5 (1.24%) Oracle
11 4 (0.99%) Facebook
12 3 (0.74%) IBM
13 2 (0.50%) CA Agile Central
13 2 (0.50%) Perforce
13 2 (0.50%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.50%) Siebel
14 1 (0.25%) Dynatrace