Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Code Coverage
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1028 1068 1059
Rank change year-on-year +40 -9 +60
Permanent jobs citing Code Coverage 73 119 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.069% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.053% 0.075% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 51 92 107
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +18.56% -19.17%
10th Percentile £37,000 £41,375 £31,100
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.33% +19.44% -25.00%

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 138,253 157,812 160,722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.69% 91.80% 91.34%
Number of salaries quoted 109,025 127,041 132,889
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,979 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Code Coverage in the UK

Code Coverage
Top 11 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 21 January 2019. 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 69 £60,000 +4.35% 18
UK excluding London +22 48 £52,500 -2.33% 16
London +44 25 £67,500 +12.50% 3
South West +41 22 £53,750 +13.16% 4
North of England +41 11 £41,000 -25.45% 2
South East +24 11 £65,000 +8.33% 4
North West +26 4 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £36,000 -
North East - 3 £45,000 - 1
Scotland - 3 £27,500 -
Wales +3 1 £36,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Code Coverage 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 Code Coverage.

1 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (50.68%) Java
2 37 (50.68%) Git (software)
3 36 (49.32%) C#
4 35 (47.95%) JavaScript
5 30 (41.10%) HTML
6 27 (36.99%) RESTful
7 26 (35.62%) Test Automation
8 25 (34.25%) SQL
9 24 (32.88%) MVC
10 23 (31.51%) .NET
10 23 (31.51%) CSS
10 23 (31.51%) Software Engineering
10 23 (31.51%) QA
11 21 (28.77%) TeamCity
12 19 (26.03%) MongoDB
12 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
13 18 (24.66%) ReSharper
13 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (24.66%) Redis
13 18 (24.66%) NCrunch
14 17 (23.29%) Microservices
14 17 (23.29%) Jenkins
15 16 (21.92%) REST
15 16 (21.92%) Maven
16 15 (20.55%) Spring
16 15 (20.55%) Web Services
17 14 (19.18%) Multithreading
17 14 (19.18%) SOLID
17 14 (19.18%) Principle of Least Privilege

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 4 (5.48%) Confluence
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.74%) Anypoint
2 2 (2.74%) Mule
2 2 (2.74%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.37%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.59%) GitHub
3 6 (8.22%) OpenShift
3 6 (8.22%) SaaS
4 4 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (5.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (5.48%) Amazon S3
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.74%) Heroku
7 1 (1.37%) Force.com
7 1 (1.37%) npm
7 1 (1.37%) NuGet
7 1 (1.37%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.03%) MongoDB
1 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.66%) Redis
3 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.48%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (5.48%) MySQL
5 3 (4.11%) Big Data
6 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (50.68%) Git (software)
2 21 (28.77%) TeamCity
3 18 (24.66%) NCrunch
3 18 (24.66%) ReSharper
4 17 (23.29%) Jenkins
5 16 (21.92%) Maven
6 13 (17.81%) Ant
7 12 (16.44%) JIRA
7 12 (16.44%) Selenium
8 9 (12.33%) Subversion
9 8 (10.96%) Bitbucket
10 4 (5.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (5.48%) Checkstyle
10 4 (5.48%) Cucumber
10 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
10 4 (5.48%) eggPlant
10 4 (5.48%) Gradle
10 4 (5.48%) JUnit
10 4 (5.48%) Liquibase
10 4 (5.48%) SonarQube
General
1 10 (13.70%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Law
3 4 (5.48%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Front Office
3 4 (5.48%) Games
4 3 (4.11%) Retail
5 2 (2.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Developer
2 27 (36.99%) Senior Developer
3 18 (24.66%) .NET Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Senior .NET Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Java Developer
5 11 (15.07%) Test Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Architect
8 4 (5.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Integration Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Software Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.11%) DevOps Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Java Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Java Software Architect
9 3 (4.11%) JavaScript Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) PHP Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.10%) HTML
2 27 (36.99%) RESTful
3 23 (31.51%) .NET
3 23 (31.51%) CSS
4 16 (21.92%) REST
5 15 (20.55%) Spring
5 15 (20.55%) Web Services
6 11 (15.07%) Hibernate
7 10 (13.70%) AngularJS
7 10 (13.70%) JMS
7 10 (13.70%) JSON
7 10 (13.70%) XML
8 8 (10.96%) JDBC
8 8 (10.96%) Spring Boot
9 7 (9.59%) React
10 6 (8.22%) Apache Camel
10 6 (8.22%) Drools
10 6 (8.22%) JavaBeans
10 6 (8.22%) jQuery
10 6 (8.22%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) User Experience
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.74%) Equities
3 2 (2.74%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.37%) Apple TV
4 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Linux
2 7 (9.59%) Unix
3 4 (5.48%) Windows
4 2 (2.74%) Android
4 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.62%) Test Automation
3 24 (32.88%) MVC
4 23 (31.51%) Software Engineering
5 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (23.29%) Microservices
7 14 (19.18%) Multithreading
7 14 (19.18%) Principle of Least Privilege
7 14 (19.18%) SOLID
8 12 (16.44%) DevOps
9 11 (15.07%) Test Strategy
10 10 (13.70%) Manual Testing
10 10 (13.70%) TDD
11 9 (12.33%) API Testing
11 9 (12.33%) BDD
11 9 (12.33%) E-Commerce
11 9 (12.33%) Scrum
12 8 (10.96%) SOA
13 7 (9.59%) Analytics
13 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.68%) Java
2 36 (49.32%) C#
3 35 (47.95%) JavaScript
4 25 (34.25%) SQL
5 8 (10.96%) Python
6 7 (9.59%) Bash Shell
6 7 (9.59%) PHP
7 6 (8.22%) XPath
8 5 (6.85%) C
8 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.85%) TypeScript
9 4 (5.48%) C++
9 4 (5.48%) Java 8
9 4 (5.48%) Perl
9 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.11%) Ruby
11 2 (2.74%) ES6
11 2 (2.74%) Groovy
11 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.37%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) ISEB
1 4 (5.48%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.74%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (31.51%) QA
System Software
1 12 (16.44%) Docker
2 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.74%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Ansible
1 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.11%) Puppet
2 2 (2.74%) CloudHub
2 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.74%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.37%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.37%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Oracle
2 6 (8.22%) Atlassian
2 6 (8.22%) Solace
2 6 (8.22%) Sybase
3 3 (4.11%) Peoplefluent
4 2 (2.74%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.74%) Coverity
4 2 (2.74%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.74%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) Apple
5 1 (1.37%) Google
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.37%) RedGate
5 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.37%) Zuora