Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Karma Test Runner skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Karma Test Runner over the 6 months to 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Karma Test Runner (formerly Testacular)
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 788 900 823
Rank change year-on-year +112 -77 +9
Permanent jobs citing Karma Test Runner 221 228 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% 0.76% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 141 178 311
UK median annual salary £52,500 £54,909 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.39% -0.17% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%

Karma Test Runner 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 23,806 30,130 36,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.19% 19.88% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18,778 24,041 29,627
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Karma Test Runner
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Karma Test Runner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Karma Test Runner in the UK

Karma Test Runner
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Karma Test Runner in the UK

Karma Test Runner
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Karma Test Runner over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Karma Test Runner in the UK

Karma Test Runner
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Karma Test Runner within the UK over the 6 months to 19 February 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 +120 213 £52,500 -4.55% 43
London +125 146 £52,500 -16.00% 27
UK excluding London +46 73 £45,000 -10.00% 18
East of England +97 38 £47,500 -17.39% 3
South East +14 12 £45,000 -25.00% 5
South West +17 8 £63,750 +41.67% 1
Scotland +38 6 £33,000 -34.00% 2
North of England +55 5 £52,500 +3.96% 5
North West +38 3 £52,500 +1.94% 4
Midlands +33 2 £58,750 +11.90% 2
West Midlands +33 2 £58,750 +11.90% 1
Yorkshire +26 2 £46,500 +55.00% 1
Wales - 2 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, IT jobs citing Karma Test Runner 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 Karma Test Runner.

1 200 (90.50%) Jasmine
2 176 (79.64%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 139 (62.90%) CSS
5 132 (59.73%) HTML
6 126 (57.01%) Unit Testing
7 124 (56.11%) AngularJS
8 108 (48.87%) Git (software)
8 108 (48.87%) TDD
9 94 (42.53%) Scrum
10 92 (41.63%) Finance
11 87 (39.37%) Jest
12 86 (38.91%) Problem-Solving
13 82 (37.10%) TypeScript
13 82 (37.10%) BDD
14 81 (36.65%) HTML5
15 78 (35.29%) DevOps
16 73 (33.03%) Protractor
17 71 (32.13%) Front End Development
17 71 (32.13%) Azure
17 71 (32.13%) Sass
18 70 (31.67%) CSS3
19 64 (28.96%) AWS
20 63 (28.51%) User Experience
21 62 (28.05%) Node.js
22 61 (27.60%) NUnit
23 60 (27.15%) SQL
23 60 (27.15%) Mocha
24 58 (26.24%) REST
25 52 (23.53%) Octopus Deploy

Karma Test Runner
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 33 (14.93%) Confluence
2 13 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 12 (5.43%) CMS
4 4 (1.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (1.81%) IIS
4 4 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.36%) nginx
6 2 (0.90%) Apache
6 2 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.90%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.90%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.90%) WordPress
7 1 (0.45%) Liferay
Applications
1 19 (8.60%) Adobe XD
1 19 (8.60%) InVision
1 19 (8.60%) Zeplin
2 12 (5.43%) Photoshop
3 7 (3.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (2.26%) Sketch
5 1 (0.45%) Figma
Business Applications
1 7 (3.17%) Magento
2 4 (1.81%) Shopify
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 71 (32.13%) Azure
2 64 (28.96%) AWS
3 37 (16.74%) npm
4 20 (9.05%) GitHub
5 19 (8.60%) Serverless
6 8 (3.62%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (2.26%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (2.26%) CloudFront
8 4 (1.81%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (1.81%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (1.81%) SaaS
9 3 (1.36%) Apigee
9 3 (1.36%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.36%) Yarn
10 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.45%) AWS CodePipeline
10 1 (0.45%) PaaS
10 1 (0.45%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.62%) Internet
2 2 (0.90%) HTTP
2 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (22.62%) SQL Server
2 43 (19.46%) Apache Cassandra
2 43 (19.46%) CouchDB
2 43 (19.46%) NoSQL
2 43 (19.46%) Redis
3 27 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (4.98%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (1.81%) Amazon Aurora
7 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.90%) DB2
8 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.45%) Big Data
9 1 (0.45%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.45%) MySQL
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 200 (90.50%) Jasmine
2 108 (48.87%) Git (software)
3 73 (33.03%) Protractor
4 61 (27.60%) NUnit
5 60 (27.15%) Mocha
6 52 (23.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 45 (20.36%) Visual Studio Team System
8 44 (19.91%) Selenium
9 38 (17.19%) JIRA
10 36 (16.29%) Grunt
10 36 (16.29%) webpack
11 30 (13.57%) gulp
12 24 (10.86%) Sinon.JS
13 22 (9.95%) Visual Studio
14 19 (8.60%) Axure RP
14 19 (8.60%) Balsamiq
15 17 (7.69%) Visual Studio Code
16 16 (7.24%) Jenkins
17 15 (6.79%) Team Foundation Server
18 8 (3.62%) TeamCity
General
1 92 (41.63%) Finance
2 34 (15.38%) Games
3 19 (8.60%) Legal
4 18 (8.14%) Front Office
5 13 (5.88%) Banking
6 11 (4.98%) Advertising
7 7 (3.17%) Retail
8 4 (1.81%) Marketing
9 3 (1.36%) Automotive
10 1 (0.45%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 150 (67.87%) Developer
2 50 (22.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 38 (17.19%) Senior Developer
4 36 (16.29%) Angular Developer
5 32 (14.48%) JavaScript Developer
6 27 (12.22%) Data Engineer
7 23 (10.41%) C# Developer
8 21 (9.50%) Games Developer
8 21 (9.50%) React Developer
8 21 (9.50%) Senior Games Developer
9 20 (9.05%) Full Stack Developer
10 16 (7.24%) .NET Developer
11 11 (4.98%) Junior
11 11 (4.98%) Junior Developer
12 10 (4.52%) Principal Engineer
12 10 (4.52%) Software Engineer
13 9 (4.07%) Senior Software Engineer
13 9 (4.07%) UI Developer
14 8 (3.62%) Senior .NET Developer
15 7 (3.17%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (62.90%) CSS
2 132 (59.73%) HTML
3 124 (56.11%) AngularJS
4 87 (39.37%) Jest
5 81 (36.65%) HTML5
6 71 (32.13%) Sass
7 70 (31.67%) CSS3
8 62 (28.05%) Node.js
9 58 (26.24%) REST
10 48 (21.72%) .NET
10 48 (21.72%) React
11 47 (21.27%) LESS
12 45 (20.36%) Enzyme
13 44 (19.91%) RabbitMQ
14 43 (19.46%) Kafka
15 41 (18.55%) Chai
16 39 (17.65%) RESTful
17 38 (17.19%) .NET Framework
18 37 (16.74%) Entity Framework
19 35 (15.84%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 63 (28.51%) User Experience
2 51 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
3 33 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (10.41%) Algorithms
4 23 (10.41%) Data Structures
5 22 (9.95%) Online Gambling
6 14 (6.33%) W3C
7 10 (4.52%) Mobile App
8 8 (3.62%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.62%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (3.62%) N-Tier
9 7 (3.17%) Animation
9 7 (3.17%) SWIFT
10 5 (2.26%) RIA
11 3 (1.36%) Vector Graphics
12 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.45%) Cyberattack
13 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.45%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.79%) Windows
2 4 (1.81%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (79.64%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (57.01%) Unit Testing
3 108 (48.87%) TDD
4 94 (42.53%) Scrum
5 86 (38.91%) Problem-Solving
6 82 (37.10%) BDD
7 78 (35.29%) DevOps
8 71 (32.13%) Front End Development
9 48 (21.72%) Deployment Automation
10 46 (20.81%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 45 (20.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 44 (19.91%) Kanban
13 43 (19.46%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 42 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
15 40 (18.10%) OO
15 40 (18.10%) Responsive Web Design
16 33 (14.93%) Analytics
16 33 (14.93%) Critical Thinking
16 33 (14.93%) Microservices
17 32 (14.48%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 153 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 82 (37.10%) TypeScript
3 60 (27.15%) SQL
4 47 (21.27%) C#
5 45 (20.36%) ES6
6 31 (14.03%) Java
7 17 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.81%) PHP
9 3 (1.36%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.90%) ES7
10 2 (0.90%) ES8
10 2 (0.90%) Java 8
11 1 (0.45%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 25 (11.31%) Degree
2 3 (1.36%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.07%) WAI
2 7 (3.17%) ISO 15022
2 7 (3.17%) ISO 20022
3 3 (1.36%) QA
System Software
1 35 (15.84%) Docker
2 5 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (10.86%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (13.57%) Adobe
2 27 (12.22%) Tableau
3 11 (4.98%) DevExpress
4 8 (3.62%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.81%) hybris
5 4 (1.81%) IBM
5 4 (1.81%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.36%) WorldPay
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle
8 1 (0.45%) Google
8 1 (0.45%) New Relic
8 1 (0.45%) Spotify
8 1 (0.45%) Talend
8 1 (0.45%) Twitter
8 1 (0.45%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.45%) Zend