Period
to 25 September 2021

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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Appium
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 731 545 712
Rank change year-on-year -186 +167 +67
Permanent jobs citing Appium 301 145 409
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.18% 1.41% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 188 126 254
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £62,688 £63,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +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 25,443 10,263 26,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.84% 21.00% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15,846 8,471 21,493
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%

Appium
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Appium as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Appium in the UK

Appium
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Appium.

Salary trend for Appium in the UK

Appium
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Appium over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 2021. 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 -167 266 £52,500 -12.50% 32
UK excluding London -141 150 £47,500 +5.56% 22
London -173 134 £60,000 -1.64% 11
Work from Home -252 50 £58,750 +30.56% 8
North of England -82 48 £47,500 +13.77% 6
South East -139 40 £50,000 -6.98% 2
Midlands -91 32 £42,500 +37.10% 8
Yorkshire -66 30 £47,500 +7.95% 2
West Midlands -80 22 £42,500 +37.10% 3
Scotland -78 19 £48,750 -11.36%
North West -92 18 £50,000 +25.00% 4
East Midlands - 10 - - 5
Northern Ireland - 6 £27,500 - 1
South West -92 5 £42,500 +88.89% 3

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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.

1 241 (80.07%) Test Automation
2 228 (75.75%) Agile Software Development
3 200 (66.45%) Selenium
4 154 (51.16%) C#
5 152 (50.50%) QA
6 151 (50.17%) Java
7 146 (48.50%) BDD
8 120 (39.87%) Postman
9 109 (36.21%) Software Testing
10 107 (35.55%) Android
11 92 (30.56%) JavaScript
12 89 (29.57%) JIRA
13 85 (28.24%) Apple iOS
14 84 (27.91%) Cucumber
15 79 (26.25%) Git (software)
15 79 (26.25%) Mobile App
16 78 (25.91%) Azure
16 78 (25.91%) AWS
17 76 (25.25%) Continuous Integration
18 74 (24.58%) WebDriver
19 71 (23.59%) Python
20 69 (22.92%) Software Engineering
20 69 (22.92%) Cypress.io
21 67 (22.26%) TDD
22 65 (21.59%) DevOps
23 64 (21.26%) Scrum
24 56 (18.60%) API Testing
25 55 (18.27%) Web Services
26 54 (17.94%) REST
26 54 (17.94%) Functional 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 12 (3.99%) Confluence
2 10 (3.32%) Apache
3 7 (2.33%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (2.33%) GemFire
4 4 (1.33%) CMS
5 3 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.00%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (3.32%) Chatbot
2 5 (1.66%) Figma
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 78 (25.91%) AWS
1 78 (25.91%) Azure
2 54 (17.94%) GitHub
3 43 (14.29%) GCP
4 33 (10.96%) Amazon SQS
5 31 (10.30%) BrowserStack
6 19 (6.31%) Serverless
7 14 (4.65%) BlazeMeter
8 10 (3.32%) PaaS
9 9 (2.99%) Sauce Labs
10 7 (2.33%) SaaS
11 6 (1.99%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (1.66%) Azure Service Bus
12 5 (1.66%) IaaS
12 5 (1.66%) Slack
13 4 (1.33%) Azure Functions
13 4 (1.33%) Tricentis Tosca
14 3 (1.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 3 (1.00%) Azure Service Fabric
14 3 (1.00%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.63%) HTTP
2 7 (2.33%) Internet
3 3 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.66%) NoSQL
2 8 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (2.33%) Apache Hive
3 7 (2.33%) Big Data
3 7 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 7 (2.33%) HBase
3 7 (2.33%) OLTP
4 6 (1.99%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (1.66%) Redis
6 3 (1.00%) MySQL
6 3 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.33%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.33%) Power BI
7 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 200 (66.45%) Selenium
2 120 (39.87%) Postman
3 89 (29.57%) JIRA
4 84 (27.91%) Cucumber
5 79 (26.25%) Git (software)
6 74 (24.58%) WebDriver
7 69 (22.92%) Cypress.io
8 49 (16.28%) Jenkins
9 47 (15.61%) SonarQube
10 44 (14.62%) SpecFlow
11 42 (13.95%) GitLab
12 41 (13.62%) JMeter
13 37 (12.29%) SoapUI
14 27 (8.97%) Katalon Studio
15 26 (8.64%) Visual Studio
16 20 (6.64%) Serenity BDD
17 18 (5.98%) JUnit
18 16 (5.32%) Gradle
19 15 (4.98%) Maven
19 15 (4.98%) Protractor
General
1 43 (14.29%) Banking
1 43 (14.29%) Finance
2 31 (10.30%) Social Skills
3 21 (6.98%) Retail Banking
4 7 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 7 (2.33%) Law
5 6 (1.99%) Wearables
6 4 (1.33%) French Language
6 4 (1.33%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.00%) Documentation Skills
7 3 (1.00%) Games
7 3 (1.00%) Publishing
8 1 (0.33%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.33%) Police
8 1 (0.33%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (0.33%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (29.90%) Test Engineer
2 49 (16.28%) Test Automation Engineer
3 41 (13.62%) Tester
4 40 (13.29%) Software Engineer
5 38 (12.62%) Quality Engineer
6 37 (12.29%) QA Engineer
7 30 (9.97%) Software Test Engineer
8 28 (9.30%) Automation Engineer
9 24 (7.97%) Senior Test Engineer
10 23 (7.64%) Automation Tester
10 23 (7.64%) Developer
10 23 (7.64%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 18 (5.98%) QA Automation Engineer
12 17 (5.65%) Test Leader
13 16 (5.32%) Developer in Test
13 16 (5.32%) Mobile Engineer
14 15 (4.98%) Analyst
15 14 (4.65%) Senior Quality Engineer
16 13 (4.32%) Software Developer
16 13 (4.32%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.27%) Web Services
2 54 (17.94%) REST
3 46 (15.28%) RESTful
4 37 (12.29%) .NET
5 36 (11.96%) Gherkin
6 28 (9.30%) Node.js
7 20 (6.64%) .NET Framework
8 19 (6.31%) CSS
9 18 (5.98%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (5.98%) WebdriverIO
10 15 (4.98%) Swagger
11 14 (4.65%) JSON
11 14 (4.65%) Spring
12 13 (4.32%) HTML
12 13 (4.32%) React
13 12 (3.99%) GraphQL
13 12 (3.99%) React Native
13 12 (3.99%) Spring Boot
14 11 (3.65%) Redux
14 11 (3.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (26.25%) Mobile App
2 28 (9.30%) Algorithms
3 16 (5.32%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (4.32%) User Experience
5 10 (3.32%) Video\Live Streaming
6 9 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.66%) Smartphone
8 7 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (2.33%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.99%) Internet of Things
9 6 (1.99%) Renewable Energy
10 5 (1.66%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (1.33%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.33%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.00%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (1.00%) Blog
12 3 (1.00%) Cloud Native
12 3 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (1.00%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.66%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 107 (35.55%) Android
2 85 (28.24%) Apple iOS
3 14 (4.65%) Windows
4 11 (3.65%) Linux
5 10 (3.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (80.07%) Test Automation
2 228 (75.75%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (48.50%) BDD
4 109 (36.21%) Software Testing
5 76 (25.25%) Continuous Integration
6 69 (22.92%) Software Engineering
7 67 (22.26%) TDD
8 65 (21.59%) DevOps
9 64 (21.26%) Scrum
10 56 (18.60%) API Testing
11 54 (17.94%) Functional Testing
12 53 (17.61%) SDET
13 50 (16.61%) Non-Functional Testing
14 49 (16.28%) Continuous Deployment
15 45 (14.95%) Manual Testing
16 42 (13.95%) Event-Driven
17 40 (13.29%) Exploratory Testing
18 38 (12.62%) Artificial Intelligence
19 34 (11.30%) Test Strategy
20 32 (10.63%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 154 (51.16%) C#
2 151 (50.17%) Java
3 92 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 71 (23.59%) Python
5 24 (7.97%) Apple Swift
5 24 (7.97%) Kotlin
6 23 (7.64%) SQL
7 21 (6.98%) Groovy
7 21 (6.98%) Objective-C
8 18 (5.98%) TypeScript
9 12 (3.99%) C++
10 11 (3.65%) Go
10 11 (3.65%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.32%) C
11 10 (3.32%) Shell Script
12 9 (2.99%) PHP
12 9 (2.99%) Ruby
13 6 (1.99%) Scala
14 5 (1.66%) Dart
15 3 (1.00%) ES6
Qualifications
1 28 (9.30%) Degree
2 19 (6.31%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.99%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.66%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (50.50%) QA
2 5 (1.66%) Accessibility
3 3 (1.00%) GDPR
3 3 (1.00%) HIPAA
3 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.00%) SLA
3 3 (1.00%) SOC 2
4 1 (0.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 31 (10.30%) Docker
2 10 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (2.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (8.97%) Kubernetes
2 10 (3.32%) Consul
3 7 (2.33%) Ansible
3 7 (2.33%) Packer
4 6 (1.99%) Terraform
5 3 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (12.29%) Google
2 23 (7.64%) Cognizant
3 22 (7.31%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.65%) Xamarin
5 10 (3.32%) VMware
6 7 (2.33%) Okta
7 6 (1.99%) Oracle
8 4 (1.33%) Apple
8 4 (1.33%) CA Agile Central
9 3 (1.00%) Databricks
9 3 (1.00%) Delphix
9 3 (1.00%) Parasoft
9 3 (1.00%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.66%) HP
10 2 (0.66%) Splunk
11 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.33%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.33%) SAP