Period
to 26 October 2021

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 26 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Robot Framework
UK
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 929 694 991
Rank change year-on-year -235 +297 +27
Permanent jobs citing Robot Framework 135 20 93
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.041% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.51% 0.19% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 55 18 70
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,451 £36,863
25th Percentile £42,500 £31,986 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £37,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +106.67% -31.82% +22.22%
75th Percentile £90,000 £47,500 £67,188
90th Percentile £93,000 £57,375 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £33,833 £47,500
% change year-on-year +33.01% -28.77% +5.56%

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 26,269 10,359 25,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.74% 21.00% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16,142 8,639 20,602
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Robot Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Robot Framework in the UK

Robot Framework
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Robot Framework.

Salary trend for Robot Framework in the UK

Robot Framework
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Robot Framework over the 6 months to 26 October 2021.

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 26 October 2021. 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 -216 131 £77,500 +106.67% 10
UK excluding London -175 80 £45,000 +33.01% 8
London -206 48 £85,000 +41.67% 2
South West -53 47 £47,500 +45.41% 2
South East -160 16 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Midlands - 15 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands - 14 - - 1
Work from Home -271 5 £38,125 -4.69% 1
North West - 2 £34,375 - 1
North of England - 2 £34,375 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, 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.

1 101 (74.81%) Selenium
1 101 (74.81%) Jenkins
2 87 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (62.96%) Java
4 71 (52.59%) Python
5 64 (47.41%) Cucumber
6 62 (45.93%) Security Cleared
7 59 (43.70%) SC Cleared
7 59 (43.70%) AWS
8 58 (42.96%) Test Automation
9 53 (39.26%) Linux
10 52 (38.52%) JMeter
10 52 (38.52%) Ansible
11 51 (37.78%) QA
12 50 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
13 47 (34.81%) Azure
13 47 (34.81%) Software Engineering
14 45 (33.33%) Kafka
14 45 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
15 44 (32.59%) Cyberattack
15 44 (32.59%) OpenShift
15 44 (32.59%) Hadoop
15 44 (32.59%) MongoDB
15 44 (32.59%) Atlassian
15 44 (32.59%) Eclipse
15 44 (32.59%) MySQL
15 44 (32.59%) Oracle
15 44 (32.59%) Apache NiFi
16 41 (30.37%) DevOps
17 39 (28.89%) Postman

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 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (0.74%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 59 (43.70%) AWS
2 47 (34.81%) Azure
3 44 (32.59%) OpenShift
4 20 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 20 (14.81%) AWS Lambda
4 20 (14.81%) Serverless
5 9 (6.67%) Sauce Labs
6 3 (2.22%) SaaS
7 2 (1.48%) GitHub
8 1 (0.74%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.74%) GitHub Actions
8 1 (0.74%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.74%) Broadband
1 1 (0.74%) HTTP
1 1 (0.74%) RTP
1 1 (0.74%) VoIP
1 1 (0.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (32.59%) Hadoop
1 44 (32.59%) MongoDB
1 44 (32.59%) MySQL
2 2 (1.48%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 101 (74.81%) Jenkins
1 101 (74.81%) Selenium
2 64 (47.41%) Cucumber
3 52 (38.52%) JMeter
4 44 (32.59%) Eclipse
5 39 (28.89%) Postman
6 25 (18.52%) JIRA
6 25 (18.52%) TeamCity
7 21 (15.56%) SonarQube
8 20 (14.81%) Bitbucket
9 17 (12.59%) SoapUI
10 16 (11.85%) Serenity BDD
11 12 (8.89%) Appium
12 9 (6.67%) Git (software)
12 9 (6.67%) Maven
12 9 (6.67%) TestNG
13 8 (5.93%) Katalon Studio
14 7 (5.19%) Cypress.io
15 5 (3.70%) CMake
16 4 (2.96%) TestComplete
General
1 13 (9.63%) Retail
2 9 (6.67%) Banking
3 8 (5.93%) Finance
3 8 (5.93%) Retail Banking
4 5 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.22%) Social Skills
5 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.48%) Electronics
6 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.48%) Marketing
6 2 (1.48%) Military
6 2 (1.48%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 33 (24.44%) Developer
2 24 (17.78%) Java Developer
2 24 (17.78%) QA Engineer
3 21 (15.56%) Senior QA Engineer
4 20 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (14.07%) Test Engineer
6 11 (8.15%) Tester
7 8 (5.93%) Software Tester
8 7 (5.19%) Systems Tester
8 7 (5.19%) Test Automation Engineer
8 7 (5.19%) Test Leader
9 6 (4.44%) Analyst
9 6 (4.44%) Test Analyst
10 5 (3.70%) Junior
10 5 (3.70%) Junior Developer
10 5 (3.70%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.70%) Software Test Engineer
11 4 (2.96%) Engineering Manager
11 4 (2.96%) QA Manager
11 4 (2.96%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
1 45 (33.33%) Kafka
2 44 (32.59%) Apache NiFi
3 30 (22.22%) CSS
4 27 (20.00%) REST
5 26 (19.26%) HTML
6 25 (18.52%) React
7 24 (17.78%) ActiveMQ
7 24 (17.78%) CSS3
7 24 (17.78%) Gherkin
7 24 (17.78%) HTML5
7 24 (17.78%) LAMP
7 24 (17.78%) Node.js
7 24 (17.78%) Spring Boot
7 24 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (13.33%) SOAP
9 15 (11.11%) .NET
10 14 (10.37%) .NET Framework
11 8 (5.93%) Middleware
12 5 (3.70%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (32.59%) Cyberattack
2 8 (5.93%) PKI
3 5 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (3.70%) Public Cloud
3 5 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.74%) Life Science
4 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.74%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.74%) Social Media
4 1 (0.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (39.26%) Linux
2 30 (22.22%) Windows
3 24 (17.78%) CentOS
3 24 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.44%) Unix
5 3 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.74%) Android
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (42.96%) Test Automation
3 50 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (34.81%) Software Engineering
5 41 (30.37%) DevOps
6 26 (19.26%) Functional Testing
7 25 (18.52%) API Testing
8 23 (17.04%) Integration Testing
9 21 (15.56%) BDD
9 21 (15.56%) Software Testing
10 20 (14.81%) Infrastructure as Code
11 19 (14.07%) Test Strategy
12 17 (12.59%) Defect Management
12 17 (12.59%) Performance Testing
12 17 (12.59%) SDET
13 16 (11.85%) Manual Testing
14 15 (11.11%) Test Scripting
15 14 (10.37%) Microservices
16 8 (5.93%) Computer Science
16 8 (5.93%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (62.96%) Java
2 71 (52.59%) Python
3 34 (25.19%) JavaScript
4 24 (17.78%) Go
5 23 (17.04%) PowerShell
6 22 (16.30%) Bash Shell
7 16 (11.85%) Ruby
8 8 (5.93%) C#
8 8 (5.93%) Groovy
9 6 (4.44%) C++
10 5 (3.70%) SQL
11 3 (2.22%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.48%) C
12 2 (1.48%) Java 11
13 1 (0.74%) Perl
13 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (45.93%) Security Cleared
2 59 (43.70%) SC Cleared
3 27 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 11 (8.15%) ISTQB
5 8 (5.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (5.93%) Degree
6 2 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.48%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (37.78%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.74%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (19.26%) Docker
2 3 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 52 (38.52%) Ansible
2 23 (17.04%) Terraform
3 20 (14.81%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.74%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 44 (32.59%) Atlassian
1 44 (32.59%) Oracle
2 20 (14.81%) Cognizant
2 20 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.81%) Splunk
3 5 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.96%) VMware
5 3 (2.22%) SAP
6 1 (0.74%) HP
6 1 (0.74%) hybris
6 1 (0.74%) Spotify