Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sauce Labs
UK
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 835 1055 1121
Rank change year-on-year +220 +66 +50
Permanent jobs citing Sauce Labs 32 50 85
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.035% 0.049%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.10% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 42 66
Median annual salary £50,000 £56,030 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.76% -12.11% +27.50%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £56,030 £32,500
% change year-on-year -24.15% +72.40% +6.56%

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 30,580 41,102 40,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 35.33% 28.76% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24,801 33,168 33,069
Median annual salary £56,832 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%

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 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Sauce Labs in the UK

Sauce Labs
Top 9 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 5 June 2020. 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 +213 32 £50,000 -9.09% 4
London +133 19 £60,000 -4.00% 2
UK excluding London +196 13 £42,500 -24.15% 2
North of England - 8 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £42,500 -
South West - 4 - - 2
North West - 2 £50,000 -
South East +120 1 £60,000 +26.32%
Work from Home +46 1 £65,000 -21.21%

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 31 (96.88%) QA
2 30 (93.75%) Selenium
3 28 (87.50%) Test Automation
4 26 (81.25%) Cucumber
5 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (75.00%) Java
6 24 (75.00%) JavaScript
7 23 (71.88%) JIRA
8 21 (65.63%) Python
8 21 (65.63%) Appium
9 19 (59.38%) Jenkins
9 19 (59.38%) SQL
10 18 (56.25%) BDD
11 17 (53.13%) CA Service Virtualization
11 17 (53.13%) Unix
11 17 (53.13%) CA
11 17 (53.13%) Banking
11 17 (53.13%) Perfecto Mobile
11 17 (53.13%) BlazeMeter
12 15 (46.88%) Performance Engineering
12 15 (46.88%) User Stories
12 15 (46.88%) Test Strategy
12 15 (46.88%) NoSQL
12 15 (46.88%) Test Scripting
13 12 (37.50%) Scrum
14 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
14 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
14 11 (34.38%) Waterfall
14 11 (34.38%) BrowserStack
15 10 (31.25%) Git (software)

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 9 (28.13%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 17 (53.13%) BlazeMeter
2 11 (34.38%) BrowserStack
3 1 (3.13%) Azure
3 1 (3.13%) GitHub
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.63%) DB2
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (93.75%) Selenium
2 26 (81.25%) Cucumber
3 23 (71.88%) JIRA
4 21 (65.63%) Appium
5 19 (59.38%) Jenkins
6 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
7 9 (28.13%) WebDriver
8 8 (25.00%) HP UFT
9 7 (21.88%) JMeter
10 6 (18.75%) SoapUI
11 5 (15.63%) Bitbucket
12 4 (12.50%) eggPlant
12 4 (12.50%) Gradle
12 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (9.38%) LoadRunner
13 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
14 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
14 2 (6.25%) Postman
14 2 (6.25%) Protractor
14 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (53.13%) Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Quality Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Test Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 4 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (9.38%) QA Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Development Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Quality Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Development Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Apache Flex
2 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) Gherkin
2 5 (15.63%) SOAP
3 4 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) Chai
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) Node.js
4 2 (6.25%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) Spring Boot
4 2 (6.25%) WebdriverIO
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.13%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
5 1 (3.13%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 3 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (9.38%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Unix
2 6 (18.75%) Android
2 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (56.25%) BDD
4 15 (46.88%) Performance Engineering
4 15 (46.88%) Test Scripting
4 15 (46.88%) Test Strategy
4 15 (46.88%) User Stories
5 12 (37.50%) Scrum
6 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
6 11 (34.38%) Waterfall
7 9 (28.13%) Benchmarking
7 9 (28.13%) Kanban
7 9 (28.13%) SDLC
8 8 (25.00%) TDD
9 7 (21.88%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Creative Thinking
10 6 (18.75%) DevOps
11 5 (15.63%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (15.63%) Exploratory Testing
11 5 (15.63%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) Java
1 24 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (65.63%) Python
3 19 (59.38%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) TypeScript
5 5 (15.63%) COBOL
5 5 (15.63%) JCL
6 2 (6.25%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.13%) Groovy
7 1 (3.13%) Java 8
7 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
2 8 (25.00%) MCP
3 3 (9.38%) ISEB
3 3 (9.38%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (96.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 17 (53.13%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) CA
1 17 (53.13%) Perfecto Mobile
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Plumtree