Period
to 21 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for eggPlant skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited eggPlant over the 6 months to 21 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TestPlant eggPlant
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 615 1011 1148
Rank change year-on-year +396 +137 +19
Permanent jobs citing eggPlant 65 70 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.051% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 0.27% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 46 28 11
Median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -23.81% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £64,375 £60,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -23.81% +10.53%

eggPlant 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 10,245 25,923 32,864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.96% 18.93% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8,485 20,505 26,580
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for eggPlant in the UK

eggPlant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for eggPlant in the UK

eggPlant
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing eggPlant over the 6 months to 21 October 2020.

Salary histogram for eggPlant in the UK

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Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing eggPlant within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 2020. 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 +376 65 £57,500 +43.75% 5
London +285 39 £57,500 +43.75% 2
UK excluding London +300 25 £50,000 +25.00% 3
South West +134 19 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Work from Home - 8 £55,000 - 1
Midlands +128 4 £51,250 +57.69% 1
West Midlands - 4 £51,250 - 1
South East +208 1 £50,000 +25.00%
East of England +118 1 £50,000 -14.89%

For the 6 months to 21 October 2020, IT jobs citing eggPlant 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 eggPlant.

1 55 (84.62%) C#
1 55 (84.62%) Java
2 47 (72.31%) Python
3 45 (69.23%) JIRA
4 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
5 38 (58.46%) Test Automation
6 33 (50.77%) Selenium
6 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (41.54%) Kubernetes
8 26 (40.00%) Terraform
8 26 (40.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 26 (40.00%) Locust
8 26 (40.00%) PHP
8 26 (40.00%) Linux
8 26 (40.00%) AWS
8 26 (40.00%) Datadog
9 23 (35.38%) Cloud Foundry
9 23 (35.38%) Cucumber
9 23 (35.38%) SoapUI
9 23 (35.38%) ZABBIX
9 23 (35.38%) Grafana
9 23 (35.38%) SDLC
9 23 (35.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 22 (33.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
10 22 (33.85%) SOAP
10 22 (33.85%) ISEB
10 22 (33.85%) ISTQB
11 21 (32.31%) Non-Functional Testing
12 20 (30.77%) Waterfall

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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 23 (35.38%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.54%) Confluence
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 26 (40.00%) AWS
1 26 (40.00%) Datadog
2 23 (35.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 20 (30.77%) Sauce Labs
4 7 (10.77%) BlazeMeter
5 5 (7.69%) Azure
6 3 (4.62%) Amazon S3
6 3 (4.62%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (4.62%) CloudFront
6 3 (4.62%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) HTTPS
1 10 (15.38%) SSH
1 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 45 (69.23%) JIRA
2 33 (50.77%) Selenium
3 26 (40.00%) Locust
4 23 (35.38%) Cucumber
4 23 (35.38%) SoapUI
5 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
5 22 (33.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (27.69%) GitLab
7 9 (13.85%) JMeter
8 6 (9.23%) WebDriver
9 5 (7.69%) HP UFT
10 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
11 3 (4.62%) Appium
11 3 (4.62%) Postman
11 3 (4.62%) Protractor
12 2 (3.08%) LoadRunner
12 2 (3.08%) TestComplete
13 1 (1.54%) Mocha
13 1 (1.54%) REST Assured
13 1 (1.54%) The Grinder
General
1 19 (29.23%) Retail
2 4 (6.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Test Automation Engineer
1 21 (32.31%) Test Engineer
2 17 (26.15%) Automation Tester
2 17 (26.15%) Tester
3 13 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Senior Automation Tester
4 12 (18.46%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Senior Test Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Senior Tester
5 8 (12.31%) QA Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) JavaScript Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Site Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Developer in Test
7 4 (6.15%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) SOAP
2 3 (4.62%) Gherkin
2 3 (4.62%) Middleware
2 3 (4.62%) REST
3 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.08%) Node.js
4 1 (1.54%) Kafka
4 1 (1.54%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) Client/Server
1 19 (29.23%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (9.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Test Automation
2 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (40.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 23 (35.38%) SDLC
5 21 (32.31%) Non-Functional Testing
6 20 (30.77%) Technical Leadership
6 20 (30.77%) Waterfall
7 19 (29.23%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 14 (21.54%) QA Automation
9 10 (15.38%) DevOps
10 8 (12.31%) Scrum
10 8 (12.31%) SDET
11 5 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (4.62%) BDD
12 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.62%) Customer Engagement
12 3 (4.62%) Mobile Development
12 3 (4.62%) Test Scripting
12 3 (4.62%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 55 (84.62%) C#
1 55 (84.62%) Java
2 47 (72.31%) Python
3 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
4 26 (40.00%) PHP
5 19 (29.23%) TypeScript
6 4 (6.15%) SQL
7 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.62%) C
7 3 (4.62%) Ruby
8 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) ISEB
1 22 (33.85%) ISTQB
2 20 (30.77%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
4 6 (9.23%) DV Cleared
5 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.23%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (41.54%) Kubernetes
2 26 (40.00%) Terraform
3 23 (35.38%) Grafana
3 23 (35.38%) ZABBIX
4 4 (6.15%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (6.15%) Puppet
5 3 (4.62%) HP ALM
5 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (4.62%) Prometheus
5 3 (4.62%) Rancher
6 1 (1.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (6.15%) HP
2 1 (1.54%) Informatica
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle
2 1 (1.54%) Pega
2 1 (1.54%) TIBCO