Period
to 19 February 2018

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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sauce Labs
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1143 1159 1272
Rank change year-on-year +16 +113 +22
Permanent jobs citing Sauce Labs 41 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.012% 0.015%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.11% 0.083% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 14
UK median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -14.89% +11.90%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
90th Percentile £71,000 £61,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £50,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year - -37.50% +113.33%

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 36,165 24,117 21,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.60% 13.91% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 29,949 20,211 18,356
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,125 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Sauce Labs in the UK

Sauce Labs
Top 4 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 February 2018. 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 +24 41 £70,000 +16.67% 9
London +15 37 £70,000 +16.67% 6
UK excluding London +5 4 - - 3
South East - 4 - - 1

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 40 (97.56%) Test Automation
2 38 (92.68%) Selenium
3 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (73.17%) QA
4 30 (73.17%) Scrum
5 26 (63.41%) BDD
6 20 (48.78%) Java
7 18 (43.90%) TDD
7 18 (43.90%) Cucumber
8 15 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (36.59%) WebDriver
8 15 (36.59%) Kanban
8 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
8 15 (36.59%) C#
9 14 (34.15%) .NET
9 14 (34.15%) JMeter
9 14 (34.15%) jQuery
10 13 (31.71%) TeamCity
10 13 (31.71%) Octopus Deploy
11 12 (29.27%) Load Testing
11 12 (29.27%) BlazeMeter
12 11 (26.83%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (26.83%) JIRA
12 11 (26.83%) SOAP
12 11 (26.83%) Mobile App
12 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
12 11 (26.83%) Appium
12 11 (26.83%) SpecFlow
13 10 (24.39%) Agile Testing

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 (2.44%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (29.27%) BlazeMeter
3 8 (19.51%) DigitalOcean
4 6 (14.63%) BrowserStack
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (92.68%) Selenium
2 18 (43.90%) Cucumber
3 15 (36.59%) WebDriver
4 14 (34.15%) JMeter
5 13 (31.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (31.71%) TeamCity
6 11 (26.83%) Appium
6 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
6 11 (26.83%) JIRA
6 11 (26.83%) SpecFlow
7 10 (24.39%) Gradle
7 10 (24.39%) Maven
8 8 (19.51%) CircleCI
9 7 (17.07%) SoapUI
10 3 (7.32%) JUnit
11 2 (4.88%) Gatling
11 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
11 2 (4.88%) Mocha
11 2 (4.88%) Protractor
11 2 (4.88%) Sinon.JS
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Billing
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Developer in Test
2 10 (24.39%) QA Leader
3 9 (21.95%) QA Team Leader
3 9 (21.95%) Team Leader
4 8 (19.51%) Software Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Test Automation Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Tester
6 5 (12.20%) Quality Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) QA Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) QA Tester
9 2 (4.88%) Agile Tester
9 2 (4.88%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (4.88%) Senior QA Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Test Manager
10 1 (2.44%) Automation Tester
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) .NET
1 14 (34.15%) jQuery
2 11 (26.83%) SOAP
3 10 (24.39%) HTML
3 10 (24.39%) REST
4 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
5 8 (19.51%) Web Services
6 4 (9.76%) CSS
6 4 (9.76%) Nightwatchjs
7 2 (4.88%) Chai
7 2 (4.88%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.88%) Node.js
7 2 (4.88%) RESTful
7 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.44%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (2.44%) CSS3
8 1 (2.44%) Ionic Framework
8 1 (2.44%) PhoneGap
8 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Mobile App
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.88%) Fintech
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Android
1 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) Test Automation
2 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (73.17%) Scrum
4 26 (63.41%) BDD
5 18 (43.90%) TDD
6 15 (36.59%) Kanban
7 12 (29.27%) Load Testing
8 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (26.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (24.39%) Acceptance Criteria
9 10 (24.39%) Agile Testing
9 10 (24.39%) SDET
10 9 (21.95%) API Testing
10 9 (21.95%) Issue Tracking
10 9 (21.95%) Microservices
10 9 (21.95%) User Stories
11 8 (19.51%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 8 (19.51%) Performance Testing
11 8 (19.51%) SDLC
11 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) Java
2 15 (36.59%) C#
2 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.32%) Python
4 2 (4.88%) Ruby
4 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.44%) Groovy
5 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (73.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Capita
2 1 (2.44%) Perfecto Mobile