Period
to 22 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Robot Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Robot Framework over the 6 months to 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Robot Framework
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1147 1174 1258
Rank change year-on-year +27 +84 +15
Permanent jobs citing Robot Framework 40 66 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.033% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 56 29
UK median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £30,250 £32,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £86,300 £56,250 £49,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -1.28% +6.12%

Robot Framework 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 36460 35993 37100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.71% 18.27% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29772 31198 31164
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Robot Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Robot Framework in the UK

Robot Framework
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Robot Framework in the UK

Robot Framework
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Robot Framework over the 6 months to 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Robot Framework in the UK

Robot Framework
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Robot Framework within the UK over the 6 months to 22 August 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 +52 33 £51,500 +22.62% 8
UK excluding London +22 27 £40,000 +3.90% 7
London +33 12 £75,000 +78.57% 2
South West +2 7 £32,000 -41.82%
North of England -11 7 £30,500 -22.29% 3
North West - 7 £30,500 - 3
Northern Ireland - 6 £40,000 - 1
South East +65 4 £49,500 +4.21% 1
East of England -5 3 £86,000 +115.00% 1

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing Robot Framework 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 Robot Framework.

1 37 (92.50%) Test Automation
2 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (67.50%) Jenkins
4 26 (65.00%) Java
5 24 (60.00%) Selenium
6 20 (50.00%) QA
7 19 (47.50%) Python
8 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 16 (40.00%) Degree
8 16 (40.00%) JIRA
9 15 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (37.50%) C++
9 15 (37.50%) Scrum
10 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
11 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
11 13 (32.50%) User Stories
12 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
12 12 (30.00%) Linux
13 11 (27.50%) TDD
13 11 (27.50%) BDD
13 11 (27.50%) Test Strategy
14 10 (25.00%) WebDriver
14 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
14 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
15 9 (22.50%) Subversion
15 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
15 9 (22.50%) HTML
15 9 (22.50%) Regression Testing
15 9 (22.50%) Confluence
15 9 (22.50%) Cucumber

Robot Framework
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 9 (22.50%) Confluence
2 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (7.50%) SSH
3 3 (7.50%) VPN
4 2 (5.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Big Data
1 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (10.00%) SQLite
2 3 (7.50%) MySQL
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) Redis
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (67.50%) Jenkins
2 24 (60.00%) Selenium
3 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (40.00%) JIRA
4 10 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 9 (22.50%) Cucumber
5 9 (22.50%) Subversion
6 7 (17.50%) TeamCity
7 6 (15.00%) IntelliJ
7 6 (15.00%) JMeter
7 6 (15.00%) Maven
8 5 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (12.50%) Eclipse
8 5 (12.50%) JUnit
8 5 (12.50%) Mockito
9 4 (10.00%) Geb
9 4 (10.00%) Mocha
9 4 (10.00%) PHPUnit
9 4 (10.00%) SoapUI
9 4 (10.00%) TestRail
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Automotive
2 6 (15.00%) French Language
2 6 (15.00%) German Language
2 6 (15.00%) Japanese Language
3 4 (10.00%) Marketing
4 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Software Tester
2 6 (15.00%) Tester
3 4 (10.00%) Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Lead Tester
3 4 (10.00%) QA Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) QA Leader
3 4 (10.00%) QA Tester
3 4 (10.00%) Software QA Tester
3 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 3 (7.50%) QA Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Test Automation Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Test Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Test Scripter
4 3 (7.50%) Test Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) HTML5
2 8 (20.00%) Node.js
2 8 (20.00%) RESTful
2 8 (20.00%) XML
3 7 (17.50%) Web Services
4 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (15.00%) CSS
4 6 (15.00%) CSS3
5 5 (12.50%) Spring
6 4 (10.00%) Express
6 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
6 4 (10.00%) Java EE
6 4 (10.00%) JSON
7 3 (7.50%) .NET
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.50%) SOAP
8 2 (5.00%) jQuery
8 2 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Replication
2 4 (10.00%) Robotics
2 4 (10.00%) Smart Home
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (92.50%) Test Automation
2 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (37.50%) Scrum
4 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
4 13 (32.50%) User Stories
5 11 (27.50%) BDD
5 11 (27.50%) TDD
5 11 (27.50%) Test Strategy
6 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (22.50%) Regression Testing
7 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
8 8 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 7 (17.50%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
10 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
10 6 (15.00%) Open Source
10 6 (15.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Java
2 19 (47.50%) Python
3 15 (37.50%) C++
4 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.50%) Groovy
6 6 (15.00%) C
7 5 (12.50%) C#
8 3 (7.50%) SQL
9 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (7.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Xen
2 2 (5.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Atlassian
2 2 (5.00%) ION Trading
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) HP