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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Robot Framework
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 852 947 961
Rank change year-on-year +95 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Robot Framework 12 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.019% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.069% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 7
Median salary £72,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.11% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £40,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £52,500 £40,400
UK excluding London median salary £86,000 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year +81.05% -  

Robot Framework is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17427 18918 18399
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.32% 18.14% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14603 16265 15455
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,838 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Robot Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Robot Framework as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Robot Framework in the UK

Robot Framework
Top 15 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +82 11 £79,250 +76.11% 1
South West +24 4 - - 1
East of England +11 4 £86,000 +81.05%
Hertfordshire - 4 £86,000 -
London +45 2 £63,750 +57.40%
Bristol +2 2 - - 1
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 - -
South East +58 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 £47,500 -
Fife - 1 £26,500 -
Scotland - 1 £26,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 65 (80.25%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (65.43%) Selenium
3 38 (46.91%) Scrum
4 37 (45.68%) Java
5 33 (40.74%) JIRA
6 31 (38.27%) Test Automation
7 30 (37.04%) Automation Testing
8 28 (34.57%) Python
9 27 (33.33%) QA
10 24 (29.63%) Finance
11 20 (24.69%) JUnit
11 20 (24.69%) Jenkins
12 19 (23.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 19 (23.46%) C
12 19 (23.46%) C++
12 19 (23.46%) Linux
12 19 (23.46%) Automated Testing
13 18 (22.22%) Maven
13 18 (22.22%) Banking
13 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
14 17 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (20.99%) Git (software)
14 17 (20.99%) Cucumber
15 16 (19.75%) Test Scripting
15 16 (19.75%) SQL
15 16 (19.75%) Software Testing
16 15 (18.52%) ISTQB
17 13 (16.05%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (16.05%) Performance Testing
17 13 (16.05%) Test Strategy

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 11 (13.58%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.41%) Confluence
3 2 (2.47%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) SaaS
2 3 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) ATM
1 5 (6.17%) HTTP
2 2 (2.47%) Firewall
2 2 (2.47%) SSL
2 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.23%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (1.23%) DNS
3 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.23%) LAN
3 1 (1.23%) SAN
3 1 (1.23%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) MySQL
3 7 (8.64%) DB2
4 6 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.47%) Big Data
5 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 53 (65.43%) Selenium
2 33 (40.74%) JIRA
3 20 (24.69%) Jenkins
3 20 (24.69%) JUnit
4 19 (23.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 18 (22.22%) Maven
6 17 (20.99%) Cucumber
6 17 (20.99%) Git (software)
7 11 (13.58%) Mockito
8 10 (12.35%) Subversion
9 8 (9.88%) WebDriver
10 7 (8.64%) Ant
11 6 (7.41%) Appium
11 6 (7.41%) FitNesse
11 6 (7.41%) Gradle
11 6 (7.41%) IntelliJ
11 6 (7.41%) JMeter
11 6 (7.41%) Liquibase
11 6 (7.41%) SoapUI
11 6 (7.41%) TestNG
General
1 24 (29.63%) Finance
2 18 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.47%) Front Office
4 1 (1.23%) Law
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (30.86%) Analyst
2 24 (29.63%) Test Analyst
3 15 (18.52%) Developer
3 15 (18.52%) Test Engineer
4 13 (16.05%) Java Developer
5 12 (14.81%) Java Engineer
5 12 (14.81%) Test Leader
6 11 (13.58%) Senior Developer
7 10 (12.35%) Test Automation Engineer
7 10 (12.35%) Test Manager
8 9 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (9.88%) QA Leader
9 8 (9.88%) Software Engineer
10 7 (8.64%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (6.17%) Java Programmer
11 5 (6.17%) Senior Java Programmer
11 5 (6.17%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 5 (6.17%) Senior Programmer
11 5 (6.17%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (6.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.58%) Hibernate
1 11 (13.58%) Spring
2 8 (9.88%) HTML
3 7 (8.64%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (8.64%) JMS
3 7 (8.64%) Middleware
3 7 (8.64%) Rendezvous
3 7 (8.64%) REST
4 6 (7.41%) .NET
4 6 (7.41%) JPA
4 6 (7.41%) JSF
4 6 (7.41%) JSP
4 6 (7.41%) Lambda Expressions
4 6 (7.41%) Spring Boot
4 6 (7.41%) Spring Security
4 6 (7.41%) Thymeleaf
4 6 (7.41%) Web Services
5 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.17%) Gherkin
5 5 (6.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Derivative
2 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.94%) Fintech
4 3 (3.70%) iPad
5 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.47%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.47%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.46%) Linux
2 3 (3.70%) Android
2 3 (3.70%) Unix
3 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.47%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (80.25%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (46.91%) Scrum
3 31 (38.27%) Test Automation
4 30 (37.04%) Automation Testing
5 19 (23.46%) Automated Testing
6 17 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (19.75%) Software Testing
7 16 (19.75%) Test Scripting
8 13 (16.05%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 13 (16.05%) Performance Testing
8 13 (16.05%) Test Strategy
8 13 (16.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (14.81%) BDD
9 12 (14.81%) Software Engineering
10 11 (13.58%) Manual Testing
11 10 (12.35%) Integration Testing
11 10 (12.35%) Non-Functional Testing
12 9 (11.11%) Multithreading
12 9 (11.11%) SDLC
12 9 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.68%) Java
2 28 (34.57%) Python
3 19 (23.46%) C
3 19 (23.46%) C++
4 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 16 (19.75%) SQL
6 8 (9.88%) C#
7 5 (6.17%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.70%) Perl
10 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.47%) PHP
10 2 (2.47%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) ISTQB
2 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.41%) Degree
3 6 (7.41%) ISEB
4 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.47%) CCNA
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.47%) CISSP
5 2 (2.47%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.47%) GIAC
5 2 (2.47%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (2.47%) MCSE
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.47%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (2.47%) SANS
5 2 (2.47%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (2.47%) SSCP
6 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
1 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.47%) vSphere
2 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.23%) KVM
2 1 (1.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Puppet
2 2 (2.47%) Salt
3 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) ION Trading
1 8 (9.88%) TIBCO
2 6 (7.41%) Atlassian
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.94%) HP
5 3 (3.70%) Telerik
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle
6 2 (2.47%) VMware
7 1 (1.23%) Brocade