Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FitNesse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FitNesse over the 6 months to 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FitNesse
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 976 1074 877
Rank change year-on-year +98 -197 +76
Permanent jobs citing FitNesse 202 148 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.077% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.42% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 140 107 367
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £31,750 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,050 £67,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year +25.00% -7.51% +16.89%

FitNesse 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 35789 35331 38135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.56% 18.49% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29032 30506 32163
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 £29,750
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% -

FitNesse
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FitNesse in the UK

FitNesse
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FitNesse in the UK

FitNesse
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FitNesse over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for FitNesse in the UK

FitNesse
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FitNesse within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 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 +97 169 £55,000 +22.22% 8
London +40 101 £59,000 +7.27% 2
UK excluding London +82 94 £50,000 +25.00% 7
North of England +42 47 £53,750 +38.71% 5
Yorkshire +42 30 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Scotland 0 26 £34,000 -10.53% 1
Midlands +50 18 £35,000 -26.32% 1
East Midlands +49 18 £35,000 -26.32%
North West -9 14 £35,000 -6.67% 1
North East - 3 £60,000 -
South East +47 2 £57,500 +35.29%
South West - 2 - -
East of England +14 1 £70,000 +105.88%

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse.

1 166 (82.18%) Test Automation
2 151 (74.75%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (70.30%) Cucumber
4 139 (68.81%) Selenium
5 117 (57.92%) BDD
6 113 (55.94%) Java
7 92 (45.54%) C#
8 89 (44.06%) QA
9 87 (43.07%) TDD
10 83 (41.09%) Finance
10 83 (41.09%) SQL
11 67 (33.17%) Scrum
12 66 (32.67%) Jenkins
13 65 (32.18%) JUnit
14 63 (31.19%) SpecFlow
15 60 (29.70%) Web Services
16 55 (27.23%) Team Foundation Server
16 55 (27.23%) Kanban
17 53 (26.24%) Ruby
18 52 (25.74%) Test Strategy
19 49 (24.26%) WebDriver
20 48 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
20 48 (23.76%) HTML
21 46 (22.77%) Spring
22 44 (21.78%) Integration Testing
22 44 (21.78%) Scenario Testing
23 42 (20.79%) ATDD
23 42 (20.79%) JBehave
23 42 (20.79%) SQL Server
24 40 (19.80%) TestNG

FitNesse
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 28 (13.86%) JBoss
2 27 (13.37%) Tomcat
3 26 (12.87%) WebLogic
4 22 (10.89%) Jetty
5 21 (10.40%) WebSphere
6 13 (6.44%) Confluence
7 9 (4.46%) Tornado
8 6 (2.97%) Apache TomEE
9 3 (1.49%) CMS
10 2 (0.99%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (9.90%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.49%) GitHub
4 3 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.88%) AMQP
2 4 (1.98%) HTTP
3 2 (0.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.79%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.37%) NoSQL
3 25 (12.38%) Hadoop
4 24 (11.88%) Couchbase
4 24 (11.88%) MongoDB
4 24 (11.88%) Redis
4 24 (11.88%) Riak
5 17 (8.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 142 (70.30%) Cucumber
2 139 (68.81%) Selenium
3 66 (32.67%) Jenkins
4 65 (32.18%) JUnit
5 63 (31.19%) SpecFlow
6 55 (27.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 49 (24.26%) WebDriver
8 42 (20.79%) JBehave
9 40 (19.80%) TestNG
10 39 (19.31%) Git (software)
11 32 (15.84%) HP UFT
12 30 (14.85%) Maven
13 29 (14.36%) NUnit
13 29 (14.36%) Vagrant
14 28 (13.86%) SoapUI
15 26 (12.87%) JMeter
16 25 (12.38%) JIRA
17 19 (9.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 15 (7.43%) Ranorex
18 15 (7.43%) tSQLt
General
1 83 (41.09%) Finance
2 26 (12.87%) Banking
3 12 (5.94%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.46%) Games
5 7 (3.47%) Back Office
6 6 (2.97%) Retail
6 6 (2.97%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.98%) Front Office
8 3 (1.49%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (29.21%) Developer
2 42 (20.79%) Test Engineer
3 40 (19.80%) Analyst
4 31 (15.35%) Test Analyst
5 29 (14.36%) Tester
6 27 (13.37%) Java Developer
7 22 (10.89%) Automation Tester
8 19 (9.41%) C# Developer
9 18 (8.91%) Java Engineer
9 18 (8.91%) QA Leader
10 17 (8.42%) Principal Engineer
10 17 (8.42%) Principal Test Engineer
11 16 (7.92%) QA Analyst
12 14 (6.93%) QA Engineer
12 14 (6.93%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 13 (6.44%) QA Automation Tester
13 13 (6.44%) QA Tester
14 12 (5.94%) Full Stack Developer
15 11 (5.45%) Developer in Test
15 11 (5.45%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (29.70%) Web Services
2 48 (23.76%) HTML
3 46 (22.77%) Spring
4 39 (19.31%) Hibernate
5 37 (18.32%) SOAP
6 34 (16.83%) XML
7 32 (15.84%) REST
8 30 (14.85%) Kafka
9 24 (11.88%) .NET
9 24 (11.88%) HTML5
9 24 (11.88%) JMS
9 24 (11.88%) RabbitMQ
10 23 (11.39%) Gherkin
10 23 (11.39%) WSDL
10 23 (11.39%) XSD
11 22 (10.89%) CSS
12 21 (10.40%) WCF
13 19 (9.41%) WPF
14 15 (7.43%) Apache CXF
14 15 (7.43%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.93%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.94%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (4.95%) User Experience
5 9 (4.46%) Client/Server
5 9 (4.46%) Equities
6 8 (3.96%) Derivative
6 8 (3.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.97%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.98%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.99%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.99%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.50%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.39%) Unix
2 19 (9.41%) Windows
3 6 (2.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (82.18%) Test Automation
2 151 (74.75%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (57.92%) BDD
4 87 (43.07%) TDD
5 67 (33.17%) Scrum
6 55 (27.23%) Kanban
7 52 (25.74%) Test Strategy
8 48 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (21.78%) Integration Testing
9 44 (21.78%) Scenario Testing
10 42 (20.79%) ATDD
11 39 (19.31%) Open Source
12 37 (18.32%) Exploratory Testing
13 35 (17.33%) Software Testing
14 30 (14.85%) OOP
15 28 (13.86%) Performance Testing
16 26 (12.87%) DSDM
17 25 (12.38%) RUP
17 25 (12.38%) Test Scripting
17 25 (12.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (55.94%) Java
2 92 (45.54%) C#
3 83 (41.09%) SQL
4 53 (26.24%) Ruby
5 34 (16.83%) Python
6 31 (15.35%) JavaScript
7 25 (12.38%) Bash Shell
8 15 (7.43%) T-SQL
9 13 (6.44%) Groovy
10 6 (2.97%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.97%) Scala
11 5 (2.48%) C
12 4 (1.98%) C++
13 3 (1.49%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.99%) Clojure
14 2 (0.99%) Erlang
14 2 (0.99%) F#
14 2 (0.99%) Haskell
14 2 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (13.86%) Degree
2 18 (8.91%) ISEB
2 18 (8.91%) ISTQB
3 13 (6.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (44.06%) QA
System Software
1 29 (14.36%) Docker
2 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.49%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (14.36%) Ansible
1 29 (14.36%) Opscode Chef
1 29 (14.36%) Puppet
2 17 (8.42%) Cobbler
3 15 (7.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (14.85%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.40%) Oracle
3 15 (7.43%) IBM
3 15 (7.43%) TIBCO
4 13 (6.44%) Atlassian
5 8 (3.96%) Google
5 8 (3.96%) Rackspace
6 6 (2.97%) HP
7 3 (1.49%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.49%) Dynatrace
7 3 (1.49%) VMware
8 1 (0.50%) Fidessa