Period
to 16 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Sauce Labs skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sauce Labs over the 6 months to 16 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sauce Labs
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1002 1111 1171
Rank change year-on-year +109 +60 +28
Permanent jobs citing Sauce Labs 67 60 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.036% 0.016%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.15% 0.15% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 38 43 19
UK median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +56.25% -33.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £27,550
90th Percentile £87,000 £120,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £64,231 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year +97.63% +6.56% -32.22%

Sauce Labs is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 43,445 40,664 33,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.62% 24.69% 19.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35,362 32,897 27,407
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Sauce Labs
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sauce Labs as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sauce Labs in the UK

Sauce Labs
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sauce Labs.

Salary trend for Sauce Labs in the UK

Sauce Labs
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sauce Labs over the 6 months to 16 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Sauce Labs in the UK

Sauce Labs
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sauce Labs within the UK over the 6 months to 16 October 2019. 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 +88 62 £52,500 -16.00% 8
London +81 48 £55,000 -12.00% 6
UK excluding London +81 19 £64,231 +97.63% 2
East of England - 12 £50,000 -
Scotland - 5 £70,963 -
South East +29 2 £50,000 +53.85%

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, IT jobs citing Sauce Labs 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 Sauce Labs.

1 62 (92.54%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (89.55%) Test Automation
3 59 (88.06%) Selenium
4 51 (76.12%) Cucumber
5 48 (71.64%) Appium
6 45 (67.16%) JIRA
7 40 (59.70%) BrowserStack
8 38 (56.72%) BDD
9 35 (52.24%) Scrum
10 34 (50.75%) QA
10 34 (50.75%) DevOps
11 32 (47.76%) Apple iOS
11 32 (47.76%) WebDriver
11 32 (47.76%) Test Strategy
11 32 (47.76%) Android
12 30 (44.78%) Kanban
13 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
14 27 (40.30%) TDD
15 26 (38.81%) Java
16 25 (37.31%) Software Delivery
17 23 (34.33%) Jenkins
17 23 (34.33%) Confluence
18 22 (32.84%) Windows
19 21 (31.34%) Ruby
19 21 (31.34%) Performance Testing
19 21 (31.34%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (29.85%) Banking
20 20 (29.85%) HP UFT
20 20 (29.85%) User Experience
21 19 (28.36%) Calabash

Sauce Labs
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 23 (34.33%) Confluence
2 6 (8.96%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.99%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 40 (59.70%) BrowserStack
2 8 (11.94%) GitHub
3 7 (10.45%) Azure
3 7 (10.45%) PaaS
4 6 (8.96%) AWS
4 6 (8.96%) CloudBees
4 6 (8.96%) IaaS
4 6 (8.96%) OpenShift
4 6 (8.96%) Serverless
5 5 (7.46%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (2.99%) SaaS
7 1 (1.49%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 59 (88.06%) Selenium
2 51 (76.12%) Cucumber
3 48 (71.64%) Appium
4 45 (67.16%) JIRA
5 32 (47.76%) WebDriver
6 23 (34.33%) Jenkins
7 20 (29.85%) HP UFT
8 19 (28.36%) Calabash
9 16 (23.88%) Robot Framework
10 13 (19.40%) JMeter
11 10 (14.93%) TestRail
12 9 (13.43%) LoadRunner
13 8 (11.94%) JUnit
13 8 (11.94%) TestNG
14 7 (10.45%) Git (software)
14 7 (10.45%) Gradle
14 7 (10.45%) Maven
15 6 (8.96%) Bitbucket Server
15 6 (8.96%) SonarQube
16 5 (7.46%) GitLab
General
1 20 (29.85%) Banking
2 9 (13.43%) Finance
3 6 (8.96%) Retail
4 5 (7.46%) Games
5 3 (4.48%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 21 (31.34%) Test Engineer
2 19 (28.36%) Quality Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) QA Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) QA Test Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Software Test Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Test Leader
6 5 (7.46%) Development Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Test Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Software Development Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Test Development Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Developer in Test
7 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Automation Test Lead
9 2 (2.99%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.87%) CSS
1 18 (26.87%) HTML
2 16 (23.88%) JSON
2 16 (23.88%) SOAP
2 16 (23.88%) Web Services
3 11 (16.42%) REST
4 7 (10.45%) Lambda Expressions
4 7 (10.45%) Spring
5 4 (5.97%) Jest
5 4 (5.97%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (5.97%) Redux
6 3 (4.48%) jQuery
7 2 (2.99%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.49%) Behat
8 1 (1.49%) Node.js
8 1 (1.49%) React
8 1 (1.49%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) User Experience
2 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (20.90%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.46%) Online Games
5 4 (5.97%) Online Banking
5 4 (5.97%) Social Network
6 2 (2.99%) Blog
6 2 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.76%) Android
1 32 (47.76%) Apple iOS
2 22 (32.84%) Windows
3 13 (19.40%) Mac OS
4 5 (7.46%) Linux
4 5 (7.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (92.54%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (89.55%) Test Automation
3 38 (56.72%) BDD
4 35 (52.24%) Scrum
5 34 (50.75%) DevOps
6 32 (47.76%) Test Strategy
7 30 (44.78%) Kanban
8 27 (40.30%) TDD
9 25 (37.31%) Software Delivery
10 21 (31.34%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (31.34%) Performance Testing
11 19 (28.36%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (25.37%) Benchmarking
12 17 (25.37%) SDLC
13 16 (23.88%) Multithreading
13 16 (23.88%) Performance Engineering
14 14 (20.90%) ATDD
14 14 (20.90%) Test Scripting
15 13 (19.40%) Validation
16 12 (17.91%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
2 26 (38.81%) Java
3 21 (31.34%) Ruby
4 11 (16.42%) Go
5 9 (13.43%) C#
6 7 (10.45%) Java 8
6 7 (10.45%) Python
7 5 (7.46%) C
7 5 (7.46%) C++
7 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.46%) Scala
8 2 (2.99%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (50.75%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) CA Service Virtualization
2 10 (14.93%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (7.46%) Grafana
3 5 (7.46%) HAProxy
3 5 (7.46%) Packer
3 5 (7.46%) Terraform
4 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) Perfecto Mobile
2 12 (17.91%) CA
3 5 (7.46%) New Relic
3 5 (7.46%) Veracode
4 1 (1.49%) Cypress Semiconductor