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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 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sauce Labs
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 981 1003 744
Rank change year-on-year +22 -259 +304
Permanent jobs citing Sauce Labs 235 22 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.019% 0.050%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.30% 0.041% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 123 12 9
10th Percentile £45,491 £33,106 £40,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £41,563 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £66,911 £50,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +33.82% -16.67% +7.09%
75th Percentile £74,686 £57,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,000 £60,875 £71,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.00% +17.65% -24.15%

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 78,437 53,763 24,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 47.49% 46.34% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 41,116 38,098 20,318
10th Percentile £34,500 £33,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £83,000 £78,750 £76,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £94,225
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Sauce Labs
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sauce Labs in the UK

Sauce Labs
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sauce Labs.

Salary trend for Sauce Labs in the UK

Sauce Labs
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sauce Labs over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Sauce Labs in the UK

Sauce Labs
Top 12 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 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England +13 187 £68,823 +28.04% 2
London -8 164 £69,078 +25.60% 2
Work from Home -52 156 £60,000 +14.29%
UK excluding London -46 34 £55,500 +11.00% 2
Scotland -36 12 £57,500 +72.11% 2
South West -26 9 - -
South East -40 7 £42,500 -20.93%
North of England - 3 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £52,500 -
Midlands -39 2 £56,000 -
West Midlands -58 2 £56,000 -
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, 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.

1 209 (88.94%) Agile
2 207 (88.09%) Test Automation
3 190 (80.85%) JavaScript
4 178 (75.74%) Selenium
5 145 (61.70%) Java
6 141 (60.00%) Jenkins
7 135 (57.45%) QA
8 129 (54.89%) BrowserStack
9 127 (54.04%) Cypress.io
10 124 (52.77%) CI/CD
11 121 (51.49%) Postman
12 118 (50.21%) Appium
13 112 (47.66%) Cucumber
14 108 (45.96%) Git (software)
15 107 (45.53%) JIRA
16 101 (42.98%) Finance
17 100 (42.55%) DevOps
18 99 (42.13%) Banking
19 92 (39.15%) REST
20 91 (38.72%) Mobile App
20 91 (38.72%) AWS
21 89 (37.87%) BDD
22 82 (34.89%) Performance Testing
23 79 (33.62%) Social Skills
24 77 (32.77%) SDLC
25 76 (32.34%) API Testing
26 75 (31.91%) JMeter
27 74 (31.49%) Scrum
27 74 (31.49%) TypeScript
28 73 (31.06%) SQL

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 49 (20.85%) Confluence
2 23 (9.79%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 129 (54.89%) BrowserStack
2 91 (38.72%) AWS
3 37 (15.74%) SaaS
4 31 (13.19%) GitHub
5 27 (11.49%) Azure
5 27 (11.49%) PaaS
6 23 (9.79%) CloudBees
6 23 (9.79%) IaaS
6 23 (9.79%) OpenShift
7 13 (5.53%) GCP
8 12 (5.11%) BlazeMeter
9 4 (1.70%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (1.70%) Serverless
9 4 (1.70%) SpeedCurve
10 3 (1.28%) Bitrise
10 3 (1.28%) Trello
11 1 (0.43%) AWS CodeCommit
11 1 (0.43%) AWS CodePipeline
11 1 (0.43%) mabl
11 1 (0.43%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.79%) Amazon Aurora
1 23 (9.79%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (7.66%) NoSQL
3 7 (2.98%) Big Data
4 3 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 178 (75.74%) Selenium
2 141 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 127 (54.04%) Cypress.io
4 121 (51.49%) Postman
5 118 (50.21%) Appium
6 112 (47.66%) Cucumber
7 108 (45.96%) Git (software)
8 107 (45.53%) JIRA
9 75 (31.91%) JMeter
10 57 (24.26%) SpecFlow
11 49 (20.85%) Protractor
12 46 (19.57%) WebDriver
13 37 (15.74%) TestCafe
14 35 (14.89%) SonarQube
15 34 (14.47%) Gatling
16 30 (12.77%) LoadRunner
17 29 (12.34%) Robot Framework
18 26 (11.06%) SoapUI
19 23 (9.79%) Babel
19 23 (9.79%) TestRail
General
1 101 (42.98%) Finance
2 99 (42.13%) Banking
3 79 (33.62%) Social Skills
4 52 (22.13%) Retail
5 33 (14.04%) Local Government
5 33 (14.04%) Manufacturing
5 33 (14.04%) Public Sector
6 26 (11.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 19 (8.09%) Retail Banking
8 16 (6.81%) Spanish Language
9 11 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.28%) Marketing
11 2 (0.85%) Presentation Skills
12 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (41.28%) QA Engineer
2 61 (25.96%) Quality Engineer
3 40 (17.02%) Test Engineer
4 35 (14.89%) JavaScript Engineer
5 32 (13.62%) Test Automation Engineer
6 27 (11.49%) Software Engineer
7 25 (10.64%) Automation Engineer
7 25 (10.64%) Mobile Engineer
8 19 (8.09%) QA Automation Engineer
9 14 (5.96%) Test Manager
10 12 (5.11%) Senior QA Engineer
10 12 (5.11%) Senior Test Engineer
10 12 (5.11%) Technical Engineer
11 11 (4.68%) QA Manager
11 11 (4.68%) QA Test Manager
12 10 (4.26%) Development Engineer
12 10 (4.26%) Software Development Engineer
12 10 (4.26%) Software Test Engineer
12 10 (4.26%) Test Development Engineer
13 7 (2.98%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (39.15%) REST
2 61 (25.96%) React
3 46 (19.57%) SOAP
4 45 (19.15%) WebdriverIO
5 43 (18.30%) Node.js
6 41 (17.45%) CSS
6 41 (17.45%) HTML
7 39 (16.60%) .NET
8 37 (15.74%) Kafka
9 36 (15.32%) Web Services
10 33 (14.04%) AngularJS
10 33 (14.04%) Swagger
11 25 (10.64%) Gherkin
12 23 (9.79%) JSON
12 23 (9.79%) RabbitMQ
12 23 (9.79%) React Native
13 16 (6.81%) Lambda Expressions
13 16 (6.81%) Velocity
14 11 (4.68%) RESTful
15 7 (2.98%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 91 (38.72%) Mobile App
2 30 (12.77%) User Experience
3 23 (9.79%) Social Network
4 21 (8.94%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (6.81%) Sports Betting
6 15 (6.38%) Mainframe
7 14 (5.96%) Client/Server
8 13 (5.53%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (5.53%) Mobile Banking
9 7 (2.98%) Cloud Native
10 5 (2.13%) Online Banking
10 5 (2.13%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.70%) Equities
12 2 (0.85%) Animation
12 2 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.85%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.85%) Social Media
13 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 58 (24.68%) Android
1 58 (24.68%) Apple iOS
2 23 (9.79%) Windows
3 12 (5.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (88.94%) Agile
2 207 (88.09%) Test Automation
3 124 (52.77%) CI/CD
4 100 (42.55%) DevOps
5 89 (37.87%) BDD
6 82 (34.89%) Performance Testing
7 77 (32.77%) SDLC
8 76 (32.34%) API Testing
9 74 (31.49%) Scrum
10 70 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
11 69 (29.36%) Manual Testing
12 60 (25.53%) Software Engineering
13 58 (24.68%) Software Delivery
14 57 (24.26%) Software Testing
15 53 (22.55%) Non-Functional Testing
16 51 (21.70%) Kanban
17 49 (20.85%) Test Strategy
18 45 (19.15%) SDET
19 40 (17.02%) Exploratory Testing
20 37 (15.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 190 (80.85%) JavaScript
2 145 (61.70%) Java
3 74 (31.49%) TypeScript
4 73 (31.06%) SQL
5 54 (22.98%) Python
6 41 (17.45%) C#
7 23 (9.79%) Kotlin
7 23 (9.79%) Ruby
8 5 (2.13%) C
9 2 (0.85%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.85%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.43%) Bash
Qualifications
1 31 (13.19%) ISTQB
2 10 (4.26%) ISEB
3 6 (2.55%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (1.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.85%) Degree
6 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (57.45%) QA
2 69 (29.36%) Accessibility
3 33 (14.04%) GRC
4 7 (2.98%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.28%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (18.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 50 (21.28%) Kubernetes
2 23 (9.79%) HP Quality Center
3 16 (6.81%) Puppet
4 12 (5.11%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.43%) Ansible
5 1 (0.43%) Nagios
5 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (19.15%) Perfecto Mobile
2 23 (9.79%) Zopa
3 20 (8.51%) CA
4 14 (5.96%) Pega
5 8 (3.40%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.98%) Google
7 5 (2.13%) New Relic
8 4 (1.70%) Adobe
9 1 (0.43%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.43%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.43%) Splunk