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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TestPlant eggPlant
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 899 961
Rank change year-on-year +53 +62  
Permanent jobs citing eggPlant 44 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.034% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.24% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 20
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,350 £38,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.40%  

eggPlant is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18661 17814 18380
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.93% 18.09% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15369 15448 15425
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing eggPlant as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for eggPlant in the UK

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Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for eggPlant in the UK

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Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing eggPlant over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for eggPlant in the UK

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Top 16 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +57 44 £52,500 +23.52% 3
London +50 28 £53,750 -14.00% 3
West Midlands - 11 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 10 £53,750 -
East of England -10 3 £47,500 +11.76%
Essex - 3 £47,500 -
South East +41 2 - -
Chelmsford - 2 £47,500 -
City of London +28 1 - - 1
Berkshire +22 1 - -
Reading +20 1 - -
Hampshire +15 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £20,000 -
Witham - 1 £47,500 -
Redditch - 1 £20,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing eggPlant 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 eggPlant.

1 57 (98.28%) Test Automation
2 47 (81.03%) Selenium
3 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (62.07%) Java
5 32 (55.17%) HP UFT
6 29 (50.00%) BDD
7 27 (46.55%) Open Source
8 24 (41.38%) TDD
9 23 (39.66%) Test Scripting
10 22 (37.93%) Finance
11 21 (36.21%) ISTQB
12 18 (31.03%) QA
13 17 (29.31%) Retail
13 17 (29.31%) SOAP
13 17 (29.31%) SoapUI
13 17 (29.31%) SpecFlow
14 16 (27.59%) C#
14 16 (27.59%) JMeter
14 16 (27.59%) JIRA
15 15 (25.86%) ISEB
15 15 (25.86%) OOP
16 14 (24.14%) Performance Testing
16 14 (24.14%) Test Management
17 13 (22.41%) Gherkin
17 13 (22.41%) CA Agile Central
18 12 (20.69%) Ranorex
18 12 (20.69%) WATIR
19 11 (18.97%) LoadRunner
19 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
19 11 (18.97%) JavaScript

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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 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.72%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Firewall
1 4 (6.90%) FTP
1 4 (6.90%) IPv4
1 4 (6.90%) SMTP
1 4 (6.90%) SSL
1 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Informix
1 4 (6.90%) MySQL
1 4 (6.90%) Redis
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 47 (81.03%) Selenium
2 32 (55.17%) HP UFT
3 17 (29.31%) SoapUI
3 17 (29.31%) SpecFlow
4 16 (27.59%) JIRA
4 16 (27.59%) JMeter
5 12 (20.69%) Ranorex
5 12 (20.69%) WATIR
6 11 (18.97%) JBehave
6 11 (18.97%) LoadRunner
7 9 (15.52%) Cucumber
8 8 (13.79%) WebDriver
9 7 (12.07%) Subversion
10 5 (8.62%) LoadUI
11 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
11 4 (6.90%) SilkPerformer
11 4 (6.90%) SilkTest
11 4 (6.90%) The Grinder
11 4 (6.90%) Vagrant
11 4 (6.90%) VersionOne
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 17 (29.31%) Retail
3 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Military
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Analyst
1 21 (36.21%) Test Analyst
2 16 (27.59%) Tester
3 13 (22.41%) Consultant
4 10 (17.24%) Test Automation Consultant
5 9 (15.52%) Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (13.79%) Automation Tester
6 8 (13.79%) Test Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) QA Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) QA Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) QA Test Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) QA Test Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) QA Tester
7 7 (12.07%) Senior QA Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) Senior QA Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) Senior Test Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Senior Tester
7 7 (12.07%) Test Consultant
7 7 (12.07%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.31%) SOAP
2 13 (22.41%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.45%) Middleware
4 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.72%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) HTML
4 1 (1.72%) RESTful
4 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Fintech
2 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (98.28%) Test Automation
2 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (50.00%) BDD
4 27 (46.55%) Open Source
5 24 (41.38%) TDD
6 23 (39.66%) Test Scripting
7 15 (25.86%) OOP
8 14 (24.14%) Performance Testing
8 14 (24.14%) Test Management
9 10 (17.24%) DevOps
9 10 (17.24%) SDLC
10 9 (15.52%) Scrum
10 9 (15.52%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (10.34%) Regression Testing
11 6 (10.34%) Software Testing
12 5 (8.62%) Functional Testing
12 5 (8.62%) Project Management
13 4 (6.90%) Agile Testing
13 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) Java
2 16 (27.59%) C#
3 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.90%) Groovy
4 4 (6.90%) Perl
4 4 (6.90%) Python
4 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) ISTQB
2 15 (25.86%) ISEB
3 5 (8.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.90%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.72%) HND
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (6.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) CA Agile Central
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) VMware
3 4 (6.90%) Cognizant
3 4 (6.90%) IBM
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) SAP
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago