Period
to 20 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for BrowserStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BrowserStack over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BrowserStack
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 683 902 1054
Rank change year-on-year +219 +152 +93
Permanent jobs citing BrowserStack 80 122 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.097% 0.051%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.31% 0.29% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 64 69 55
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,600 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,325 £66,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% +18.59%

BrowserStack is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 25,967 42,104 39,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.85% 33.58% 26.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21,914 34,632 31,512
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +6.80%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

BrowserStack
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for BrowserStack in the UK

BrowserStack
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BrowserStack in the UK

BrowserStack
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing BrowserStack over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for BrowserStack in the UK

BrowserStack
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BrowserStack within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 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 +209 75 £60,000 +14.29% 7
UK excluding London +194 50 £50,000 +11.11% 1
London +182 30 £62,500 +13.12% 7
South East +154 24 £50,000 +11.11%
Work from Home -66 12 £61,500 +36.67% 1
South West +81 8 £43,750 -2.78%
North of England +77 7 £66,450 +43.68%
Wales +45 7 £45,000 +9.76% 1
Midlands +86 6 £51,250 +17.14%
West Midlands +75 5 £47,500 -
Yorkshire +38 4 - -
North West +87 2 £66,450 +32.90%
East Midlands +65 1 £55,000 +37.50%
North East +18 1 £32,500 -31.58%

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT jobs citing BrowserStack 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 BrowserStack.

1 61 (76.25%) Test Automation
2 57 (71.25%) Selenium
3 54 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (57.50%) QA
5 39 (48.75%) Java
6 38 (47.50%) JavaScript
7 37 (46.25%) BDD
8 36 (45.00%) Appium
9 28 (35.00%) Postman
9 28 (35.00%) Cucumber
9 28 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (35.00%) JIRA
10 27 (33.75%) Android
10 27 (33.75%) Apple iOS
11 26 (32.50%) Jenkins
11 26 (32.50%) Mobile App
12 23 (28.75%) Azure
13 22 (27.50%) TDD
13 22 (27.50%) API Testing
14 19 (23.75%) WebDriver
14 19 (23.75%) SQL
15 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
16 17 (21.25%) SDET
17 16 (20.00%) Defect Management
17 16 (20.00%) DevOps
18 15 (18.75%) SDLC
18 15 (18.75%) Test Scripting
18 15 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
19 14 (17.50%) AWS
19 14 (17.50%) React

BrowserStack
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 7 (8.75%) CMS
1 7 (8.75%) Confluence
2 5 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (5.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.25%) Figma
1 1 (1.25%) InVision
1 1 (1.25%) Marvel
1 1 (1.25%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.75%) Azure
2 14 (17.50%) AWS
3 12 (15.00%) GitHub
4 9 (11.25%) Sauce Labs
5 4 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (5.00%) AWS CodePipeline
5 4 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (5.00%) Serverless
6 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) HTTP
2 2 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (5.00%) Redis
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 57 (71.25%) Selenium
2 36 (45.00%) Appium
3 28 (35.00%) Cucumber
3 28 (35.00%) JIRA
3 28 (35.00%) Postman
4 26 (32.50%) Jenkins
5 19 (23.75%) WebDriver
6 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
7 11 (13.75%) Cypress.io
7 11 (13.75%) Maven
7 11 (13.75%) TestRail
8 9 (11.25%) TeamCity
9 8 (10.00%) Calabash
9 8 (10.00%) JMeter
9 8 (10.00%) SpecFlow
10 7 (8.75%) SoapUI
10 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio
11 6 (7.50%) Android Studio
11 6 (7.50%) Mocha
11 6 (7.50%) Xcode
General
1 15 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (11.25%) Finance
3 8 (10.00%) Marketing
4 6 (7.50%) Retail
5 5 (6.25%) Law
6 2 (2.50%) Banking
6 2 (2.50%) Legal
7 1 (1.25%) Electronics
7 1 (1.25%) Games
7 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (23.75%) Tester
2 18 (22.50%) Automation Tester
3 13 (16.25%) Software Tester
4 11 (13.75%) Analyst
4 11 (13.75%) Test Analyst
5 10 (12.50%) QA Engineer
5 10 (12.50%) Test Leader
6 9 (11.25%) Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) Automation Test Analyst
8 7 (8.75%) QA Automation Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) Test Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 6 (7.50%) QA Leader
9 6 (7.50%) Software Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
11 3 (3.75%) JavaScript Engineer
11 3 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (3.75%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.50%) React
2 13 (16.25%) Spring
3 11 (13.75%) CSS
4 9 (11.25%) Node.js
5 7 (8.75%) .NET
5 7 (8.75%) CSS3
5 7 (8.75%) HTML
5 7 (8.75%) jQuery
5 7 (8.75%) React Native
5 7 (8.75%) RESTful
5 7 (8.75%) Spring Boot
6 6 (7.50%) Lambda Expressions
6 6 (7.50%) Web Services
7 5 (6.25%) Sass
8 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.00%) Express
8 4 (5.00%) Jest
8 4 (5.00%) SOAP
8 4 (5.00%) WebAssembly
8 4 (5.00%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
2 4 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.75%) User Experience
4 2 (2.50%) Blog
5 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.75%) Android
1 27 (33.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (76.25%) Test Automation
2 54 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (46.25%) BDD
4 28 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (27.50%) API Testing
5 22 (27.50%) TDD
6 17 (21.25%) SDET
7 16 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 16 (20.00%) DevOps
8 15 (18.75%) SDLC
8 15 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 13 (16.25%) Deployment Automation
10 12 (15.00%) Scrum
11 11 (13.75%) OOP
12 10 (12.50%) Mentoring
13 9 (11.25%) SOA
14 8 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
14 8 (10.00%) Open Source
15 7 (8.75%) Acceptance Criteria
15 7 (8.75%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) Java
2 38 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 19 (23.75%) SQL
4 13 (16.25%) C#
5 11 (13.75%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.50%) Apple Swift
6 6 (7.50%) Java 8
6 6 (7.50%) Kotlin
7 5 (6.25%) Python
8 4 (5.00%) C++
8 4 (5.00%) CoffeeScript
8 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.75%) Degree
3 2 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (57.50%) QA
2 6 (7.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.50%) GDPR
3 2 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 4 (5.00%) Perfecto Mobile
3 4 (5.00%) Splunk
4 1 (1.25%) Adobe
4 1 (1.25%) OutSystems