Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Capybara skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Capybara over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Capybara
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1094 1096 1270
Rank change year-on-year +2 +174 -51
Permanent jobs citing Capybara 117 126 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.067% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 0.35% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 100 90 49
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,425 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £74,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year - +36.99% -23.16%

Capybara 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 36585 35519 38505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.31% 18.77% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29772 30638 32579
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% -

Capybara
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Capybara as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Capybara in the UK

Capybara
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Capybara.

Salary trend for Capybara in the UK

Capybara
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Capybara over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Capybara in the UK

Capybara
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Capybara within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 +36 115 £50,000 -9.09% 3
London -13 61 £55,000 - 3
UK excluding London +60 54 £50,000 -
South East +90 36 £50,000 -20.00%
South West +26 10 £53,000 +47.22%
Midlands +37 6 £40,000 -0.62%
West Midlands +21 5 £40,000 +3.90%
North of England 0 5 £35,000 -9.68%
Yorkshire +10 3 £40,000 +14.29%
North West -20 2 £34,000 -20.00%
East Midlands +31 1 £39,000 -7.14%

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Capybara 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 Capybara.

1 101 (86.32%) Cucumber
2 95 (81.20%) Test Automation
3 93 (79.49%) Selenium
4 86 (73.50%) Ruby
5 63 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (52.14%) BDD
7 54 (46.15%) WebDriver
8 50 (42.74%) Java
9 49 (41.88%) JIRA
10 48 (41.03%) Git (software)
11 46 (39.32%) TDD
12 45 (38.46%) Jenkins
13 35 (29.91%) SQL
13 35 (29.91%) RSpec
13 35 (29.91%) Test Scripting
14 32 (27.35%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (27.35%) QA
15 25 (21.37%) WATIR
15 25 (21.37%) SDET
16 20 (17.09%) Protractor
16 20 (17.09%) Confluence
16 20 (17.09%) Scrum
17 19 (16.24%) C#
17 19 (16.24%) Jasmine
18 17 (14.53%) Python
18 17 (14.53%) JSON
18 17 (14.53%) Kanban
18 17 (14.53%) SpecFlow
19 15 (12.82%) Calabash
19 15 (12.82%) Exploratory Testing

Capybara
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 20 (17.09%) Confluence
2 4 (3.42%) CMS
3 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.55%) IaaS
2 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.55%) PaaS
2 10 (8.55%) SaaS
3 4 (3.42%) Heroku
4 2 (1.71%) BrowserStack
4 2 (1.71%) Datadog
4 2 (1.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.55%) SSL
2 4 (3.42%) HTTP
3 2 (1.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.27%) Redis
2 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.71%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 101 (86.32%) Cucumber
2 93 (79.49%) Selenium
3 54 (46.15%) WebDriver
4 49 (41.88%) JIRA
5 48 (41.03%) Git (software)
6 45 (38.46%) Jenkins
7 35 (29.91%) RSpec
8 25 (21.37%) WATIR
9 20 (17.09%) Protractor
10 19 (16.24%) Jasmine
11 17 (14.53%) SpecFlow
12 15 (12.82%) Calabash
13 13 (11.11%) JUnit
14 12 (10.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (9.40%) Mercurial
16 7 (5.98%) JMeter
16 7 (5.98%) Karma Test Runner
17 5 (4.27%) Subversion
18 4 (3.42%) Maven
18 4 (3.42%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (9.40%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Electronics
2 8 (6.84%) Manufacturing
2 8 (6.84%) Marketing
2 8 (6.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.71%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (33.33%) Tester
2 37 (31.62%) Automation Tester
3 29 (24.79%) Test Engineer
4 27 (23.08%) Developer
5 22 (18.80%) Developer in Test
6 19 (16.24%) Analyst
6 19 (16.24%) Java Developer
7 18 (15.38%) QA Analyst
8 17 (14.53%) Ruby Developer
9 15 (12.82%) Test Automation Engineer
10 14 (11.97%) QA Engineer
11 12 (10.26%) Test Analyst
12 11 (9.40%) QA Test Analyst
12 11 (9.40%) QA Test Engineer
13 8 (6.84%) Agile Tester
13 8 (6.84%) Automation Engineer
13 8 (6.84%) Selenium Automation Tester
13 8 (6.84%) Selenium Tester
14 7 (5.98%) Senior Analyst
14 7 (5.98%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.53%) JSON
2 12 (10.26%) AngularJS
2 12 (10.26%) REST
2 12 (10.26%) RESTful
3 10 (8.55%) Behat
3 10 (8.55%) React
4 9 (7.69%) Gherkin
4 9 (7.69%) HTML
5 7 (5.98%) GWT
6 5 (4.27%) .NET
6 5 (4.27%) Apache Flex
7 4 (3.42%) Node.js
7 4 (3.42%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (3.42%) XML
8 3 (2.56%) CSS
9 2 (1.71%) CSS3
9 2 (1.71%) jQuery
9 2 (1.71%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.71%) Semantic UI
9 2 (1.71%) Sidekiq
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.71%) User Experience
3 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.69%) Linux
2 5 (4.27%) Android
2 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (81.20%) Test Automation
2 63 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (52.14%) BDD
4 46 (39.32%) TDD
5 35 (29.91%) Test Scripting
6 32 (27.35%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (21.37%) SDET
8 20 (17.09%) Scrum
9 17 (14.53%) Kanban
10 15 (12.82%) Exploratory Testing
10 15 (12.82%) OO
11 14 (11.97%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (11.97%) DevOps
12 12 (10.26%) Software Testing
13 11 (9.40%) Performance Testing
14 10 (8.55%) QA Automation
15 8 (6.84%) ATDD
15 8 (6.84%) Digital Marketing
15 8 (6.84%) Open Source
15 8 (6.84%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (73.50%) Ruby
2 50 (42.74%) Java
3 35 (29.91%) SQL
4 19 (16.24%) C#
5 17 (14.53%) Python
6 14 (11.97%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.13%) PHP
8 2 (1.71%) Groovy
8 2 (1.71%) XQuery
9 1 (0.85%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) Go
9 1 (0.85%) Scala
9 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (12.82%) ISTQB
2 11 (9.40%) ISEB
3 10 (8.55%) Degree
4 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (27.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.85%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Ansible
2 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (8.55%) Atlassian
2 8 (6.84%) SAP
3 1 (0.85%) AppDynamics
3 1 (0.85%) Capita
3 1 (0.85%) Dynatrace
3 1 (0.85%) Google
3 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.85%) VMware