Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sauce Labs
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1080 1179 1242
Rank change year-on-year +99 +63 +45
Permanent jobs citing Sauce Labs 87 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.014% 0.020%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.22% 0.083% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 70 19 19
UK median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -27.27% -15.38%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £80,500 £57,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £30,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.56% -28.24% +13.33%

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 39,763 30,097 24,299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.93% 16.84% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32,255 24,818 20,472
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +98 87 £60,000 +33.33% 8
London +74 84 £61,250 +22.50% 4
UK excluding London +2 3 £32,500 +6.56% 4
South East - 3 £32,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 84 (96.55%) Selenium
2 83 (95.40%) Test Automation
3 57 (65.52%) Cucumber
4 54 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (60.92%) QA
6 49 (56.32%) BDD
7 41 (47.13%) Jenkins
8 36 (41.38%) DevOps
8 36 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (40.23%) Amazon AWS
10 34 (39.08%) BrowserStack
11 33 (37.93%) Nightwatchjs
11 33 (37.93%) WebDriver
12 31 (35.63%) Scrum
13 29 (33.33%) Java
14 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
14 27 (31.03%) Linux
15 26 (29.89%) Android
16 25 (28.74%) Apple iOS
17 24 (27.59%) Git (software)
17 24 (27.59%) Web Services
17 24 (27.59%) Windows
18 23 (26.44%) Linux Command Line
19 22 (25.29%) TeamCity
20 21 (24.14%) Appium
21 20 (22.99%) JIRA
22 18 (20.69%) Mobile App
23 17 (19.54%) Microservices
23 17 (19.54%) JMeter
24 16 (18.39%) C#

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 3 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (1.15%) Ethereum
Cloud Services
1 35 (40.23%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (39.08%) BrowserStack
3 15 (17.24%) BlazeMeter
4 9 (10.34%) GitHub
5 7 (8.05%) DigitalOcean
6 3 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.45%) Serverless
7 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) 3G
1 2 (2.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 84 (96.55%) Selenium
2 57 (65.52%) Cucumber
3 41 (47.13%) Jenkins
4 33 (37.93%) WebDriver
5 24 (27.59%) Git (software)
6 22 (25.29%) TeamCity
7 21 (24.14%) Appium
8 20 (22.99%) JIRA
9 17 (19.54%) JMeter
10 16 (18.39%) SpecFlow
11 15 (17.24%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (12.64%) Maven
13 8 (9.20%) JUnit
14 7 (8.05%) CircleCI
15 6 (6.90%) JBehave
16 5 (5.75%) GitLab
16 5 (5.75%) SoapUI
16 5 (5.75%) TestNG
17 4 (4.60%) Gradle
18 2 (2.30%) Sinon.JS
General
1 12 (13.79%) Finance
1 12 (13.79%) Retail
2 5 (5.75%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Games
4 2 (2.30%) Law
4 2 (2.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (39.08%) Test Engineer
2 32 (36.78%) Test Automation Engineer
3 28 (32.18%) QA Engineer
4 18 (20.69%) Senior QA Engineer
4 18 (20.69%) Tester
5 17 (19.54%) Developer
5 17 (19.54%) Developer in Test
6 16 (18.39%) Test Automation Developer
7 14 (16.09%) Automation Tester
8 9 (10.34%) QA Automation Tester
8 9 (10.34%) QA Tester
9 7 (8.05%) Java Automation Tester
10 6 (6.90%) Java Developer
10 6 (6.90%) Java Developer in Test
10 6 (6.90%) Mobile Tester
10 6 (6.90%) QA Automation Engineer
11 5 (5.75%) QA Leader
11 5 (5.75%) Technical Tester
12 4 (4.60%) Applications Engineer
12 4 (4.60%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.93%) Nightwatchjs
2 24 (27.59%) Web Services
3 10 (11.49%) Gherkin
4 9 (10.34%) jQuery
4 9 (10.34%) REST
5 8 (9.20%) SOAP
6 7 (8.05%) .NET
6 7 (8.05%) HTML
6 7 (8.05%) WebdriverIO
7 5 (5.75%) JSON
7 5 (5.75%) Node.js
8 3 (3.45%) RESTful
9 2 (2.30%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.30%) Chai
9 2 (2.30%) CSS
9 2 (2.30%) pytest
9 2 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.15%) React
10 1 (1.15%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Linux Command Line
2 18 (20.69%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.60%) Fintech
4 3 (3.45%) User Experience
5 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.03%) Linux
2 26 (29.89%) Android
3 25 (28.74%) Apple iOS
4 24 (27.59%) Windows
5 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (95.40%) Test Automation
2 54 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (56.32%) BDD
4 36 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (41.38%) DevOps
5 31 (35.63%) Scrum
6 17 (19.54%) Microservices
7 15 (17.24%) Acceptance Criteria
7 15 (17.24%) E-Commerce
7 15 (17.24%) Load Testing
7 15 (17.24%) SDET
7 15 (17.24%) TDD
8 10 (11.49%) API Testing
8 10 (11.49%) Kanban
9 9 (10.34%) QA Automation
9 9 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (9.20%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 8 (9.20%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (9.20%) OWASP
11 7 (8.05%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.33%) Java
2 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.39%) C#
4 4 (4.60%) Go
4 4 (4.60%) Perl
5 3 (3.45%) Java 8
6 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (60.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.05%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) New Relic
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.30%) Capita