Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Hamcrest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Hamcrest over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hamcrest
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1144 1195 1280
Rank change year-on-year +51 +85 +26
Permanent jobs citing Hamcrest 33 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.014% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.091% 0.076% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 33
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £66,750 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year - -2.86% -

Hamcrest 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 36436 35496 38390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.36% 18.69% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29611 30637 32433
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 £30,000
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% -

Hamcrest
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Hamcrest in the UK

Hamcrest
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Hamcrest in the UK

Hamcrest
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hamcrest over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Hamcrest in the UK

Hamcrest
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hamcrest within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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 +32 33 £52,500 +5.00% 3
London +12 33 £52,500 +5.00% 1

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Hamcrest 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 Hamcrest.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
1 33 (100.00%) JUnit
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
1 33 (100.00%) SOA
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 29 (87.88%) Microservices
3 25 (75.76%) Jenkins
3 25 (75.76%) SaaS
3 25 (75.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 25 (75.76%) NoSQL
3 25 (75.76%) jMock
3 25 (75.76%) MySQL
3 25 (75.76%) Web Services
4 24 (72.73%) Git (software)
5 21 (63.64%) Hadoop
5 21 (63.64%) Guice
5 21 (63.64%) Spring
5 21 (63.64%) Hibernate
5 21 (63.64%) Redis
5 21 (63.64%) MongoDB
6 20 (60.61%) REST
6 20 (60.61%) HBase
6 20 (60.61%) Python
7 16 (48.48%) Apache
7 16 (48.48%) Tomcat
7 16 (48.48%) SQL
7 16 (48.48%) TCP/IP
7 16 (48.48%) SMPP
7 16 (48.48%) Data Security

Hamcrest
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 16 (48.48%) Apache
1 16 (48.48%) Jetty
1 16 (48.48%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 25 (75.76%) SaaS
2 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) SMPP
1 16 (48.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (75.76%) Apache Cassandra
1 25 (75.76%) MySQL
1 25 (75.76%) NoSQL
2 21 (63.64%) Hadoop
2 21 (63.64%) MongoDB
2 21 (63.64%) Redis
3 20 (60.61%) HBase
4 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (100.00%) JUnit
2 25 (75.76%) Jenkins
2 25 (75.76%) jMock
3 24 (72.73%) Git (software)
4 16 (48.48%) JIRA
4 16 (48.48%) Maven
4 16 (48.48%) TestNG
5 12 (36.36%) Cucumber
5 12 (36.36%) JMeter
5 12 (36.36%) Selenium
6 8 (24.24%) Appium
6 8 (24.24%) Gradle
6 8 (24.24%) Mockito
7 4 (12.12%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
1 21 (63.64%) Java Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Linux Developer
3 12 (36.36%) Java Engineer
4 10 (30.30%) NoSQL Developer
5 9 (27.27%) MySQL Developer
6 8 (24.24%) Test Engineer
7 7 (21.21%) Agile Developer
7 7 (21.21%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (18.18%) Java Programmer
8 6 (18.18%) Programmer
9 4 (12.12%) QA Engineer
9 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Engineer
9 4 (12.12%) Senior QA Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) Automation Tester
10 3 (9.09%) Java Automation Tester
10 3 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) QA Automation Tester
10 3 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
10 3 (9.09%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) Web Services
2 21 (63.64%) Guice
2 21 (63.64%) Hibernate
2 21 (63.64%) Spring
3 20 (60.61%) REST
4 16 (48.48%) Apache Wicket
4 16 (48.48%) JAX-RS
4 16 (48.48%) LAMP
5 9 (27.27%) RESTful
6 8 (24.24%) PowerMock
6 8 (24.24%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (100.00%) SOA
1 33 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 29 (87.88%) Microservices
3 16 (48.48%) Data Security
3 16 (48.48%) Multithreading
3 16 (48.48%) Open Source
4 12 (36.36%) Analytical Thinking
4 12 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 9 (27.27%) BDD
6 8 (24.24%) API Testing
6 8 (24.24%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 8 (24.24%) Exploratory Testing
6 8 (24.24%) Kanban
6 8 (24.24%) Pair Programming
6 8 (24.24%) Performance Testing
6 8 (24.24%) Scrum
6 8 (24.24%) TDD
7 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (60.61%) Python
3 16 (48.48%) Bash Shell
3 16 (48.48%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Docker