Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Robot Framework
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1076 1050 1249
Rank change year-on-year -26 +199 +10
Permanent jobs citing Robot Framework 81 123 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.069% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.37% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 61 97 30
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +41.67%
10th Percentile £29,250 £29,000 £31,800
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +41.67%

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 35,063 33,499 36,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.24% 18.84% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28,743 28,720 30,727
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 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Robot Framework in the UK

Robot Framework
Top 13 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 17 January 2018. 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 -31 70 £40,000 - 15
UK excluding London -28 59 £40,000 - 14
London +23 19 £45,000 -18.18% 4
South West +17 18 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Midlands +8 17 £40,000 +21.21% 2
West Midlands -5 12 £40,000 +23.08% 2
North of England +8 10 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Northern Ireland - 8 £33,250 - 3
North West - 6 £30,500 - 2
East Midlands +29 5 £40,000 -15.79%
South East -4 5 £40,000 -6.98% 3
North East - 4 £37,500 -
East of England +1 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 70 (86.42%) Test Automation
2 65 (80.25%) Selenium
3 61 (75.31%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (61.73%) Java
5 47 (58.02%) Python
6 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
7 38 (46.91%) JIRA
7 38 (46.91%) WebDriver
8 35 (43.21%) Jenkins
9 34 (41.98%) Git (software)
10 33 (40.74%) Cucumber
11 31 (38.27%) C++
12 30 (37.04%) Software Engineering
12 30 (37.04%) Manual Testing
13 29 (35.80%) ISTQB
13 29 (35.80%) Linux
14 28 (34.57%) Regression Testing
15 27 (33.33%) .NET
15 27 (33.33%) User Stories
16 26 (32.10%) REST
17 25 (30.86%) Degree
18 24 (29.63%) JMeter
19 23 (28.40%) C#
19 23 (28.40%) Computer Science
19 23 (28.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 23 (28.40%) Docker
20 22 (27.16%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (25.93%) Puppet
21 21 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
21 21 (25.93%) Scrum

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 15 (18.52%) Confluence
2 10 (12.35%) Apache Pig
3 4 (4.94%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.23%) nginx
4 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (13.58%) Slack
3 6 (7.41%) Amazon S3
3 6 (7.41%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (3.70%) GitHub
5 1 (1.23%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 11 (13.58%) HTTP
3 10 (12.35%) Firewall
3 10 (12.35%) SSL
4 6 (7.41%) SSH
4 6 (7.41%) VPN
5 3 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.23%) Modbus
6 1 (1.23%) RTP
6 1 (1.23%) VoIP
6 1 (1.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) Big Data
2 11 (13.58%) MySQL
3 10 (12.35%) Apache Hive
3 10 (12.35%) Hadoop
3 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.94%) SQLite
7 3 (3.70%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 65 (80.25%) Selenium
2 38 (46.91%) JIRA
2 38 (46.91%) WebDriver
3 35 (43.21%) Jenkins
4 34 (41.98%) Git (software)
5 33 (40.74%) Cucumber
6 24 (29.63%) JMeter
7 23 (28.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (19.75%) SoapUI
9 15 (18.52%) LoadRunner
9 15 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (17.28%) Bitbucket
10 14 (17.28%) Subversion
11 13 (16.05%) Maven
12 12 (14.81%) HP UFT
12 12 (14.81%) Mockito
13 11 (13.58%) GitLab
13 11 (13.58%) Jasmine
13 11 (13.58%) TestComplete
13 11 (13.58%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (24.69%) Retail
2 17 (20.99%) Finance
3 7 (8.64%) Legal
4 5 (6.17%) Automotive
4 5 (6.17%) French Language
4 5 (6.17%) German Language
4 5 (6.17%) Japanese Language
5 3 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 23 (28.40%) Test Automation Engineer
3 15 (18.52%) Developer
4 13 (16.05%) Software Engineer
5 11 (13.58%) Tester
6 8 (9.88%) Automation Tester
7 7 (8.64%) Automation Test Lead
7 7 (8.64%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Software Test Specialist
8 6 (7.41%) Test Automation Specialist
8 6 (7.41%) Test Scripter
8 6 (7.41%) Test Specialist
9 4 (4.94%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Junior
9 4 (4.94%) QA Leader
9 4 (4.94%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.33%) .NET
2 26 (32.10%) REST
3 17 (20.99%) Node.js
3 17 (20.99%) SOAP
4 16 (19.75%) .NET Framework
5 13 (16.05%) Java EE
6 12 (14.81%) Gherkin
6 12 (14.81%) Web Services
7 11 (13.58%) Nightwatchjs
7 11 (13.58%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET
8 10 (12.35%) Django
8 10 (12.35%) LAMP
8 10 (12.35%) Spring MVC
8 10 (12.35%) STL
9 9 (11.11%) JSON
10 7 (8.64%) HTML
11 6 (7.41%) HTML5
11 6 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) Computer Science
2 14 (17.28%) Fintech
3 8 (9.88%) Mainframe
4 7 (8.64%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.47%) User Experience
7 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.23%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.80%) Linux
2 13 (16.05%) Windows
3 11 (13.58%) Android
3 11 (13.58%) Apple iOS
3 11 (13.58%) Mac OS X
4 9 (11.11%) Unix
5 2 (2.47%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (86.42%) Test Automation
2 61 (75.31%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (37.04%) Manual Testing
3 30 (37.04%) Software Engineering
4 28 (34.57%) Regression Testing
5 27 (33.33%) User Stories
6 22 (27.16%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (25.93%) Scrum
8 20 (24.69%) Software Testing
9 19 (23.46%) DevOps
9 19 (23.46%) SDLC
9 19 (23.46%) Test Scripting
10 18 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
10 18 (22.22%) Test Management
11 16 (19.75%) TDD
12 15 (18.52%) CRM
13 14 (17.28%) Microservices
13 14 (17.28%) Multithreading
14 13 (16.05%) Test Strategy
15 12 (14.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 50 (61.73%) Java
2 47 (58.02%) Python
3 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
4 31 (38.27%) C++
5 23 (28.40%) C#
6 20 (24.69%) Groovy
7 18 (22.22%) C
8 17 (20.99%) Ruby
9 14 (17.28%) Bash Shell
10 11 (13.58%) Objective-C
10 11 (13.58%) SQL
10 11 (13.58%) VB.NET
11 8 (9.88%) PHP
11 8 (9.88%) PowerShell
12 7 (8.64%) Erlang
13 6 (7.41%) COBOL
13 6 (7.41%) Pascal
14 5 (6.17%) Perl
15 4 (4.94%) Elixir
16 2 (2.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (35.80%) ISTQB
2 25 (30.86%) Degree
3 18 (22.22%) ISEB
4 15 (18.52%) Security Cleared
5 12 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (13.58%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 8 (9.88%) CCNA
8 8 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (9.88%) CISSP
8 8 (9.88%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (9.88%) GIAC
8 8 (9.88%) Linux+ Certification
8 8 (9.88%) MCSE
8 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (9.88%) Network+ Certification
8 8 (9.88%) SANS
8 8 (9.88%) SSCP
9 5 (6.17%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (4.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 23 (28.40%) Docker
2 10 (12.35%) vSphere
3 3 (3.70%) Xen
4 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (25.93%) Puppet
2 12 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (13.58%) Kubernetes
4 10 (12.35%) Salt
5 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Google
2 11 (13.58%) CA
2 11 (13.58%) CA Agile Central
2 11 (13.58%) IBM
2 11 (13.58%) Micro Focus
2 11 (13.58%) Oracle
3 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (7.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) HP
5 1 (1.23%) VMware