Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Robot Framework
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1126 1147 1263
Rank change year-on-year +21 +116 -13
Permanent jobs citing Robot Framework 55 77 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.041% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 72 33
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +33.33%
10th Percentile £31,400 £32,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £76,000 £56,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% -9.41% +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 36132 35122 38098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.58% 18.52% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29327 30326 32116
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 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £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 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Robot Framework in the UK

Robot Framework
Top 11 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 23 October 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 +60 44 £45,000 - 2
UK excluding London +13 35 £40,000 +3.90% 2
London +16 18 £56,250 +12.50%
North of England +8 9 £30,500 -20.78% 1
Northern Ireland - 9 £40,000 -
North West - 9 £30,500 -
South West +19 6 £32,000 -41.82% 1
Midlands +24 5 £40,000 +23.08%
East Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
South East +37 4 £49,500 +4.21%
East of England -7 2 £70,000 +75.00%

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 49 (89.09%) Test Automation
2 40 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (70.91%) Jenkins
4 36 (65.45%) Java
5 35 (63.64%) Selenium
6 30 (54.55%) Python
7 28 (50.91%) JIRA
8 26 (47.27%) C++
9 24 (43.64%) Git (software)
10 23 (41.82%) QA
11 22 (40.00%) Degree
11 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
11 22 (40.00%) Software Engineering
12 21 (38.18%) User Stories
13 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (36.36%) Acceptance Criteria
14 19 (34.55%) Computer Science
14 19 (34.55%) Linux
15 16 (29.09%) Scrum
16 14 (25.45%) TDD
16 14 (25.45%) WebDriver
17 13 (23.64%) Groovy
17 13 (23.64%) Test Strategy
17 13 (23.64%) ISTQB
17 13 (23.64%) C
18 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
18 12 (21.82%) Mentoring
19 11 (20.00%) Node.js
19 11 (20.00%) BDD
19 11 (20.00%) Functional Testing

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 10 (18.18%) Confluence
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.64%) nginx
2 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.91%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.45%) Slack
4 1 (1.82%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (1.82%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.91%) SSH
2 6 (10.91%) VPN
3 4 (7.27%) HTTP
3 4 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.64%) Firewall
4 2 (3.64%) SSL
5 1 (1.82%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (1.82%) Modbus
5 1 (1.82%) RTP
5 1 (1.82%) VoIP
5 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) Big Data
2 5 (9.09%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.09%) SQLite
3 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.64%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (70.91%) Jenkins
2 35 (63.64%) Selenium
3 28 (50.91%) JIRA
4 24 (43.64%) Git (software)
5 14 (25.45%) WebDriver
6 11 (20.00%) Subversion
7 10 (18.18%) Cucumber
7 10 (18.18%) JMeter
8 9 (16.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (12.73%) Maven
10 6 (10.91%) IntelliJ
10 6 (10.91%) Mockito
11 5 (9.09%) JSUnit
11 5 (9.09%) SoapUI
11 5 (9.09%) TeamCity
11 5 (9.09%) TestRail
12 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
12 4 (7.27%) Geb
12 4 (7.27%) Mocha
12 4 (7.27%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Automotive
2 8 (14.55%) French Language
2 8 (14.55%) German Language
2 8 (14.55%) Japanese Language
3 4 (7.27%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) Tester
3 7 (12.73%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) QA Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Test Automation Specialist
4 6 (10.91%) Test Scripter
4 6 (10.91%) Test Specialist
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Automation Tester
5 5 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) QA Leader
5 5 (9.09%) QA Tester
5 5 (9.09%) Software QA Tester
5 5 (9.09%) Software Tester
5 5 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Lead Tester
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) .NET
1 11 (20.00%) HTML
1 11 (20.00%) Node.js
2 10 (18.18%) XML
3 9 (16.36%) HTML5
4 8 (14.55%) .NET Framework
4 8 (14.55%) CSS
4 8 (14.55%) Web Services
5 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
5 7 (12.73%) CSS3
5 7 (12.73%) Java EE
5 7 (12.73%) REST
5 7 (12.73%) RESTful
6 6 (10.91%) SOAP
7 5 (9.09%) Gherkin
7 5 (9.09%) JSON
8 4 (7.27%) Express
8 4 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (5.45%) Nightwatchjs
9 3 (5.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) Replication
2 4 (7.27%) Robotics
2 4 (7.27%) Smart Home
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.82%) Fintech
5 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Android
2 5 (9.09%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.45%) Mac OS X
3 3 (5.45%) Unix
4 2 (3.64%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (89.09%) Test Automation
2 40 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 21 (38.18%) User Stories
5 20 (36.36%) Acceptance Criteria
5 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (29.09%) Scrum
7 14 (25.45%) TDD
8 13 (23.64%) Test Strategy
9 12 (21.82%) Mentoring
9 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
10 11 (20.00%) BDD
10 11 (20.00%) Functional Testing
10 11 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 9 (16.36%) Regression Testing
12 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
12 8 (14.55%) DevOps
12 8 (14.55%) Manual Testing
12 8 (14.55%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (14.55%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 36 (65.45%) Java
2 30 (54.55%) Python
3 26 (47.27%) C++
4 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (23.64%) C
5 13 (23.64%) Groovy
6 9 (16.36%) C#
6 9 (16.36%) SQL
7 5 (9.09%) Ruby
8 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.45%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.64%) PHP
10 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.64%) VBScript
11 1 (1.82%) COBOL
11 1 (1.82%) Pascal
11 1 (1.82%) Perl
11 1 (1.82%) Scala
11 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Degree
2 13 (23.64%) ISTQB
3 10 (18.18%) ISEB
4 9 (16.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (14.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.64%) CCNA
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.64%) CISSP
6 2 (3.64%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (3.64%) GIAC
6 2 (3.64%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (3.64%) MCSE
6 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.64%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (3.64%) SANS
6 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.64%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (3.64%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (41.82%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Docker
2 4 (7.27%) Xen
3 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (9.09%) Puppet
2 3 (5.45%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.64%) Salt
4 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Google
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) CA
3 3 (5.45%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (5.45%) IBM
3 3 (5.45%) Micro Focus
4 2 (3.64%) ION Trading
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.82%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) VMware