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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hamcrest
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 897 984
Rank change year-on-year +47 +87  
Permanent jobs citing Hamcrest 20 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.016% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.090% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 4
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 -

Hamcrest 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 18671 17825 18645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.95% 18.13% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15400 15445 15625
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 £71,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Hamcrest
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Hamcrest in the UK

Hamcrest
Top 5 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 3 months to 23 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 +56 20 £52,500 -4.54% 1
London +33 20 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Chiswick - 10 £53,750 -
City of London - 9 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 36 (100.00%) MySQL
1 36 (100.00%) JUnit
1 36 (100.00%) Java
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (97.22%) Web Services
2 35 (97.22%) SOA
2 35 (97.22%) jMock
2 35 (97.22%) Unit Testing
2 35 (97.22%) SaaS
2 35 (97.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 35 (97.22%) NoSQL
3 26 (72.22%) REST
3 26 (72.22%) HBase
3 26 (72.22%) Python
4 25 (69.44%) RESTful
5 21 (58.33%) QA
6 20 (55.56%) Spring
6 20 (55.56%) Hibernate
7 19 (52.78%) Hadoop
7 19 (52.78%) Guice
7 19 (52.78%) Redis
7 19 (52.78%) Microservices
7 19 (52.78%) MongoDB
8 16 (44.44%) Cucumber
8 16 (44.44%) SoapUI
8 16 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (44.44%) Test Automation
8 16 (44.44%) Selenium
8 16 (44.44%) Continuous Integration

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 10 (27.78%) Apache
1 10 (27.78%) Jetty
1 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 35 (97.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) SMPP
1 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) MySQL
2 35 (97.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 35 (97.22%) NoSQL
3 26 (72.22%) HBase
4 19 (52.78%) Hadoop
4 19 (52.78%) MongoDB
4 19 (52.78%) Redis
5 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (100.00%) JUnit
2 35 (97.22%) jMock
3 16 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 16 (44.44%) JMeter
3 16 (44.44%) Selenium
3 16 (44.44%) SoapUI
4 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
4 11 (30.56%) Maven
5 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
5 10 (27.78%) JIRA
5 10 (27.78%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Automation Tester
1 16 (44.44%) Java Automation Tester
1 16 (44.44%) QA Automation Tester
1 16 (44.44%) QA Tester
1 16 (44.44%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 16 (44.44%) Selenium Tester
1 16 (44.44%) Senior Automation Tester
1 16 (44.44%) Senior QA Tester
1 16 (44.44%) Senior Tester
1 16 (44.44%) Tester
2 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 13 (36.11%) Java Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) QA Automation Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) QA Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) Senior Java Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) Senior QA Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (97.22%) Web Services
2 26 (72.22%) REST
3 25 (69.44%) RESTful
4 20 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 20 (55.56%) Spring
5 19 (52.78%) Guice
6 10 (27.78%) Apache Wicket
6 10 (27.78%) JAX-RS
6 10 (27.78%) LAMP
7 1 (2.78%) JPA
7 1 (2.78%) Lucene
7 1 (2.78%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (97.22%) SOA
2 35 (97.22%) Unit Testing
3 19 (52.78%) Microservices
4 16 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
4 16 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 16 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 10 (27.78%) Data Security
5 10 (27.78%) Multithreading
6 9 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (25.00%) Open Source
7 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (13.89%) Process Improvement
8 5 (13.89%) Product Management
9 1 (2.78%) Coaching
9 1 (2.78%) High Availability
9 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) Python
3 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
3 10 (27.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (58.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) LXC
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