Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sauce Labs
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 742 989 1093
Rank change year-on-year +247 +104 +71
Permanent jobs citing Sauce Labs 26 43 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.034% 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.10% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 25
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% -17.86%
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £81,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.11% -2.63% +66.67%

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 25,952 42,259 39,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.82% 33.61% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21,875 34,797 32,048
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +6.80%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £91,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 24 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Sauce Labs in the UK

Sauce Labs
Top 8 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 24 January 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 +246 26 £60,000 +9.09%
UK excluding London +232 18 £42,500 -8.11%
South West - 14 - -
London +183 8 £62,500 +8.70%
Work from Home - 7 £60,000 -
North West +80 2 £42,500 -15.00%
North of England +79 2 £42,500 -
South East - 2 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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 24 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 21 (80.77%) JIRA
3 20 (76.92%) Selenium
4 19 (73.08%) Java
5 17 (65.38%) BDD
6 16 (61.54%) Cucumber
7 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
7 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
7 15 (57.69%) QA
7 15 (57.69%) TDD
7 15 (57.69%) Retail
8 14 (53.85%) ISEB Practitioner
8 14 (53.85%) ISTQB
8 14 (53.85%) SOAP
8 14 (53.85%) ISEB
8 14 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (53.85%) SoapUI
8 14 (53.85%) eggPlant
8 14 (53.85%) SDLC
8 14 (53.85%) Technical Leadership
9 11 (42.31%) SDET
9 11 (42.31%) C#
10 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
10 9 (34.62%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (34.62%) Mainframe
10 9 (34.62%) Python
10 9 (34.62%) Client/Server
10 9 (34.62%) QA Automation
10 9 (34.62%) BrowserStack

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 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) BrowserStack
2 6 (23.08%) GitHub
3 2 (7.69%) AWS
3 2 (7.69%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 21 (80.77%) JIRA
2 20 (76.92%) Selenium
3 16 (61.54%) Cucumber
4 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
5 14 (53.85%) eggPlant
5 14 (53.85%) SoapUI
5 14 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
7 8 (30.77%) Maven
8 7 (26.92%) Appium
8 7 (26.92%) Gradle
9 6 (23.08%) Android Studio
9 6 (23.08%) Calabash
9 6 (23.08%) Xcode
10 5 (19.23%) Mocha
10 5 (19.23%) Protractor
11 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
12 2 (7.69%) REST Assured
12 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
12 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (57.69%) Retail
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Automation Tester
1 9 (34.62%) Senior Automation Tester
1 9 (34.62%) Senior Tester
1 9 (34.62%) Test Automation Engineer
1 9 (34.62%) Test Engineer
1 9 (34.62%) Tester
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Developer in Test
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Java Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) SOAP
2 6 (23.08%) Lambda Expressions
2 6 (23.08%) Spring
3 5 (19.23%) Kafka
3 5 (19.23%) WebdriverIO
4 2 (7.69%) .NET
4 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
5 1 (3.85%) JSON
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Client/Server
1 9 (34.62%) Mainframe
2 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Android
1 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 17 (65.38%) BDD
3 15 (57.69%) TDD
4 14 (53.85%) SDLC
4 14 (53.85%) Technical Leadership
5 11 (42.31%) SDET
6 9 (34.62%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 9 (34.62%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (34.62%) QA Automation
6 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
7 8 (30.77%) Scrum
8 7 (26.92%) DevOps
9 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (23.08%) Kanban
9 6 (23.08%) OO
9 6 (23.08%) OOP
10 5 (19.23%) Feature Driven Development
10 5 (19.23%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) C#
4 9 (34.62%) Python
4 9 (34.62%) TypeScript
5 6 (23.08%) Apple Swift
5 6 (23.08%) Java 8
5 6 (23.08%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) ISEB
1 14 (53.85%) ISEB Practitioner
1 14 (53.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Kubernetes
1 5 (19.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Pega