Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Robot Framework
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1021 1154 1192
Rank change year-on-year +133 +38 +70
Permanent jobs citing Robot Framework 136 48 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.027% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 96 20 67
UK median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,375 £32,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,250 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year +12.50% +1.91% -1.88%

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 33,769 36,357 35,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.19% 20.55% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27,325 29,526 31,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +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 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Robot Framework in the UK

Robot Framework
Top 12 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 20 September 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 +128 135 £45,000 -7.69% 11
UK excluding London +87 88 £45,000 +12.50% 8
London +79 47 £65,000 -3.70% 3
South East +27 33 £40,000 -19.19%
North of England +36 24 £45,000 +47.54% 2
North West +29 23 £45,000 +47.54%
South West +9 14 £45,000 +40.63% 4
East of England +28 12 £65,000 -7.14%
Midlands +17 4 £47,500 +18.75% 2
West Midlands - 4 £47,500 - 1
Northern Ireland -8 1 £50,000 +25.00%
North East - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Robot Framework 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 Robot Framework.

1 124 (91.18%) Selenium
2 117 (86.03%) Test Automation
3 84 (61.76%) Java
3 84 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (61.03%) Python
5 76 (55.88%) JavaScript
6 70 (51.47%) Software Engineering
7 69 (50.74%) JIRA
8 61 (44.85%) Git (software)
9 60 (44.12%) Scrum
10 58 (42.65%) C#
10 58 (42.65%) SOAP
10 58 (42.65%) Multithreading
11 56 (41.18%) TDD
12 54 (39.71%) .NET
12 54 (39.71%) REST
13 53 (38.97%) BDD
13 53 (38.97%) Android
13 53 (38.97%) MySQL
14 52 (38.24%) Kanban
15 51 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 51 (37.50%) Django
15 51 (37.50%) SQL Server
16 50 (36.76%) Windows
16 50 (36.76%) Security Cleared
16 50 (36.76%) Puppet
16 50 (36.76%) Apple iOS
16 50 (36.76%) RabbitMQ
16 50 (36.76%) Jenkins
16 50 (36.76%) Salt

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 40 (29.41%) Apache Pig
2 17 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 11 (8.09%) Confluence
4 5 (3.68%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.68%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.68%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.47%) GemFire
5 2 (1.47%) Tornado
6 1 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (8.09%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (5.88%) CloudBees
5 7 (5.15%) GitHub
6 5 (3.68%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.74%) SaaS
7 1 (0.74%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 41 (30.15%) TCP/IP
2 40 (29.41%) Firewall
2 40 (29.41%) HTTP
2 40 (29.41%) SSL
3 2 (1.47%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (1.47%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.47%) VoIP
4 1 (0.74%) Internet
4 1 (0.74%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.74%) RTP
4 1 (0.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (38.97%) MySQL
2 51 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 41 (30.15%) Big Data
3 41 (30.15%) Hadoop
4 40 (29.41%) Apache Hive
5 10 (7.35%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.68%) DB2
6 5 (3.68%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.68%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.21%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.47%) KDB
8 2 (1.47%) Kdb+
8 2 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 124 (91.18%) Selenium
2 69 (50.74%) JIRA
3 61 (44.85%) Git (software)
4 51 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 50 (36.76%) Jenkins
6 46 (33.82%) WebDriver
7 41 (30.15%) Bitbucket
7 41 (30.15%) CodeSonar
7 41 (30.15%) git-flow
8 40 (29.41%) Cucumber
9 19 (13.97%) Maven
10 18 (13.24%) JMeter
11 17 (12.50%) Visual Studio
12 14 (10.29%) SoapUI
13 13 (9.56%) Eclipse
14 12 (8.82%) SonarQube
15 10 (7.35%) Appium
16 8 (5.88%) JIRA Agile
16 8 (5.88%) LoadRunner
16 8 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 15 (11.03%) Banking
2 13 (9.56%) Finance
3 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.47%) Front Office
4 2 (1.47%) Retail
5 1 (0.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 56 (41.18%) Software Engineer
2 40 (29.41%) Test Engineer
3 37 (27.21%) Java Engineer
3 37 (27.21%) Java Software Engineer
4 36 (26.47%) C++ Software Engineer
5 30 (22.06%) C# Software Engineer
6 27 (19.85%) Developer
7 22 (16.18%) Test Automation Engineer
8 17 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
9 12 (8.82%) QA Engineer
10 10 (7.35%) Java Developer
10 10 (7.35%) QA Automation Engineer
11 8 (5.88%) Django Developer
11 8 (5.88%) JIRA Engineer
11 8 (5.88%) Python Developer
11 8 (5.88%) Python/Django Developer
11 8 (5.88%) Senior Developer
12 6 (4.41%) Automation Engineer
12 6 (4.41%) Test Manager
13 5 (3.68%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (42.65%) SOAP
2 54 (39.71%) .NET
2 54 (39.71%) REST
3 51 (37.50%) Django
4 50 (36.76%) RabbitMQ
5 49 (36.03%) Java EE
6 47 (34.56%) Spring MVC
7 45 (33.09%) .NET Framework
8 44 (32.35%) Node.js
9 41 (30.15%) ASP.NET
9 41 (30.15%) LAMP
9 41 (30.15%) STL
10 33 (24.26%) Web Services
11 26 (19.12%) Gherkin
12 22 (16.18%) CSS
12 22 (16.18%) HTML
13 15 (11.03%) AngularJS
13 15 (11.03%) JSON
14 12 (8.82%) jQuery
15 9 (6.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.03%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (10.29%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.15%) Derivative
4 6 (4.41%) User Experience
5 5 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.94%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.21%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.47%) Equities
9 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.74%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.74%) Fintech
9 1 (0.74%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 53 (38.97%) Android
2 50 (36.76%) Apple iOS
2 50 (36.76%) Windows
3 47 (34.56%) Linux
4 42 (30.88%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.47%) Unix
6 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (86.03%) Test Automation
2 84 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (51.47%) Software Engineering
4 60 (44.12%) Scrum
5 58 (42.65%) Multithreading
6 56 (41.18%) TDD
7 53 (38.97%) BDD
8 52 (38.24%) Kanban
9 49 (36.03%) Cybersecurity
10 45 (33.09%) User Stories
11 41 (30.15%) API Design
11 41 (30.15%) Ethical Hacking
11 41 (30.15%) Penetration Testing
11 41 (30.15%) Reverse Engineering
12 27 (19.85%) DevOps
12 27 (19.85%) Software Testing
13 22 (16.18%) Open Source
14 21 (15.44%) Test Scripting
15 19 (13.97%) Requirements Analysis
15 19 (13.97%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 84 (61.76%) Java
2 83 (61.03%) Python
3 76 (55.88%) JavaScript
4 58 (42.65%) C#
5 49 (36.03%) Bash Shell
6 47 (34.56%) C
7 44 (32.35%) C++
8 43 (31.62%) PHP
9 41 (30.15%) Objective-C
10 40 (29.41%) PowerShell
11 20 (14.71%) Ruby
12 11 (8.09%) SQL
13 4 (2.94%) Bourne shell
13 4 (2.94%) Delphi
13 4 (2.94%) Java 8
14 2 (1.47%) Scala
14 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (36.76%) Security Cleared
2 40 (29.41%) CCNA
2 40 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (29.41%) CISSP
2 40 (29.41%) CompTIA Security+
2 40 (29.41%) DV Cleared
2 40 (29.41%) GIAC
2 40 (29.41%) Linux+ Certification
2 40 (29.41%) MCSE
2 40 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (29.41%) Network+ Certification
2 40 (29.41%) SANS
2 40 (29.41%) SSCP
3 16 (11.76%) Degree
4 11 (8.09%) SC Cleared
5 9 (6.62%) ISTQB
6 7 (5.15%) ISEB
7 3 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (24.26%) QA
System Software
1 45 (33.09%) Docker
2 41 (30.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 50 (36.76%) Puppet
1 50 (36.76%) Salt
2 10 (7.35%) Ansible
2 10 (7.35%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.94%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.74%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 41 (30.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.15%) TIBCO
3 6 (4.41%) Oracle
4 4 (2.94%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.94%) Twitter
5 3 (2.21%) Sybase
6 2 (1.47%) Informatica
6 2 (1.47%) Solace
6 2 (1.47%) VMware
7 1 (0.74%) IBM