Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Code Coverage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Code Coverage over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Code Coverage
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1039 1082 1143
Rank change year-on-year +43 +61 +40
Permanent jobs citing Code Coverage 150 137 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.073% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.082% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 127 101 194
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +26.32%
10th Percentile £47,000 £35,000 £40,225
90th Percentile £78,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -20.83% +41.18%

Code Coverage is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161665 167144 194190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.93% 89.36% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 127669 138904 159942
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Code Coverage
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Code Coverage in the UK

Code Coverage
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Code Coverage in the UK

Code Coverage
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Code Coverage over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Code Coverage in the UK

Code Coverage
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Code Coverage within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +57 146 £60,000 +20.00% 20
UK excluding London +60 102 £57,500 +21.05% 12
London -16 48 £60,000 +11.63% 10
East of England +31 44 £57,500 +85.48% 3
North of England +34 27 £55,000 -
North West +15 27 £55,000 -
South East +28 19 £75,000 +50.00% 3
South West +8 8 £48,750 +8.33% 4
Wales - 4 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Code Coverage 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 Code Coverage.

1 115 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (50.67%) C#
3 71 (47.33%) Test Automation
4 67 (44.67%) Unit Testing
5 58 (38.67%) SQL
6 51 (34.00%) JavaScript
7 50 (33.33%) .NET
8 48 (32.00%) Microsoft
9 44 (29.33%) SQL Server
9 44 (29.33%) TDD
10 42 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (27.33%) Subversion
11 41 (27.33%) Java
12 39 (26.00%) Git (software)
13 38 (25.33%) OO
14 37 (24.67%) QA
15 35 (23.33%) Software Engineering
15 35 (23.33%) XML
16 34 (22.67%) Web Services
16 34 (22.67%) User Stories
17 33 (22.00%) Big Data
18 32 (21.33%) Finance
19 31 (20.67%) Regression Testing
20 30 (20.00%) Scrum
20 30 (20.00%) .NET Framework
20 30 (20.00%) AngularJS
21 29 (19.33%) Visual Studio
22 27 (18.00%) ASP.NET
22 27 (18.00%) NUnit
23 26 (17.33%) Linux

Code Coverage
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 11 (7.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (6.67%) JBoss
3 9 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (5.33%) Apache Solr
4 8 (5.33%) Apache Spark
5 7 (4.67%) Apache
6 6 (4.00%) nginx
7 5 (3.33%) CMS
7 5 (3.33%) IIS
7 5 (3.33%) Jetty
7 5 (3.33%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (2.67%) Umbraco
8 4 (2.67%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.67%) Drupal
9 1 (0.67%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.67%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.33%) OpenShift
3 10 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (6.00%) SaaS
5 5 (3.33%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (2.00%) npm
6 3 (2.00%) Serverless
7 2 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.33%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.67%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.67%) IaaS
8 1 (0.67%) PaaS
8 1 (0.67%) Route 53
8 1 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.33%) FTP
2 2 (1.33%) Wireless
3 1 (0.67%) Internet
3 1 (0.67%) Skype
3 1 (0.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 33 (22.00%) Big Data
3 15 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (5.33%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.33%) Redis
7 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (3.33%) Text Mining
8 4 (2.67%) KDB
8 4 (2.67%) MySQL
8 4 (2.67%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.00%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.00%) MarkLogic
9 3 (2.00%) Spark SQL
10 2 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.33%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 41 (27.33%) Subversion
2 39 (26.00%) Git (software)
3 29 (19.33%) Visual Studio
4 27 (18.00%) NUnit
5 22 (14.67%) JIRA
6 21 (14.00%) Maven
6 21 (14.00%) ReSharper
7 19 (12.67%) Jenkins
7 19 (12.67%) Selenium
8 18 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (8.00%) Ant
10 11 (7.33%) Checkstyle
10 11 (7.33%) CruiseControl
10 11 (7.33%) Eclipse
10 11 (7.33%) JUnit
10 11 (7.33%) Rhino Mocks
10 11 (7.33%) SonarQube
11 10 (6.67%) Moq
11 10 (6.67%) SoapUI
11 10 (6.67%) XMLUnit
General
1 32 (21.33%) Finance
2 21 (14.00%) Banking
3 20 (13.33%) Law
4 13 (8.67%) Publishing
5 8 (5.33%) Marketing
6 7 (4.67%) Telecoms
7 6 (4.00%) Retail
8 5 (3.33%) Back Office
8 5 (3.33%) Investment Banking
9 4 (2.67%) Front Office
10 1 (0.67%) Games
10 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 93 (62.00%) Developer
2 25 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 19 (12.67%) Developer in Test
3 19 (12.67%) Java Developer
4 16 (10.67%) Development Manager
5 13 (8.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 12 (8.00%) Architect
7 11 (7.33%) Software Developer
7 11 (7.33%) Software Engineer
8 10 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 10 (6.67%) EAI Developer
8 10 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
8 10 (6.67%) SOA Developer
8 10 (6.67%) UML Architect
9 9 (6.00%) Test Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) .NET Software Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) QA Leader
10 8 (5.33%) Software Test Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (33.33%) .NET
2 35 (23.33%) XML
3 34 (22.67%) Web Services
4 30 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 30 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 27 (18.00%) ASP.NET
6 24 (16.00%) CSS
6 24 (16.00%) HTML
7 22 (14.67%) WCF
8 20 (13.33%) JSON
8 20 (13.33%) REST
8 20 (13.33%) XSL
9 18 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (11.33%) LINQ
11 16 (10.67%) ADO.NET
11 16 (10.67%) HTML5
11 16 (10.67%) RESTful
11 16 (10.67%) XSD
12 15 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (9.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 16 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.67%) Data Structures
4 11 (7.33%) Algorithms
4 11 (7.33%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (6.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.67%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (3.33%) Linked Data
7 5 (3.33%) Semantic Web
8 4 (2.67%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.33%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.33%) Fintech
9 2 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.33%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.67%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.67%) Online Games
10 1 (0.67%) Social Media
10 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.33%) Linux
2 15 (10.00%) Windows
3 7 (4.67%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.00%) Android
5 5 (3.33%) Unix
6 4 (2.67%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.67%) CentOS
9 1 (0.67%) Fedora
9 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (47.33%) Test Automation
3 67 (44.67%) Unit Testing
4 44 (29.33%) TDD
5 42 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (25.33%) OO
7 35 (23.33%) Software Engineering
8 34 (22.67%) User Stories
9 31 (20.67%) Regression Testing
10 30 (20.00%) Scrum
11 25 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
12 24 (16.00%) MVC
12 24 (16.00%) SOA
13 23 (15.33%) Waterfall
14 22 (14.67%) Microservices
14 22 (14.67%) Use Case
15 21 (14.00%) Mathematics
15 21 (14.00%) UML
16 19 (12.67%) Analytics
16 19 (12.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (50.67%) C#
2 58 (38.67%) SQL
3 51 (34.00%) JavaScript
4 41 (27.33%) Java
5 21 (14.00%) C++
6 20 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 13 (8.67%) PL/SQL
7 13 (8.67%) XPath
8 11 (7.33%) C
9 7 (4.67%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.67%) PHP
10 6 (4.00%) Python
11 5 (3.33%) Ruby
11 5 (3.33%) Scala
11 5 (3.33%) VBScript
12 3 (2.00%) XAML
13 2 (1.33%) Clojure
13 2 (1.33%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.33%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.67%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 25 (16.67%) Degree
2 10 (6.67%) Numerate Degree
2 10 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.33%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.67%) HND
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (24.67%) QA
2 5 (3.33%) ISO 20022
3 3 (2.00%) ISO 15022
4 2 (1.33%) JTAG
5 1 (0.67%) WAI
5 1 (0.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.33%) Oracle
3 16 (10.67%) Sybase
4 13 (8.67%) Atlassian
5 11 (7.33%) Solace
6 5 (3.33%) Zend
7 4 (2.67%) Rackspace
7 4 (2.67%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.67%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.67%) Ariba
8 1 (0.67%) Google
8 1 (0.67%) hybris
8 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.67%) SAP