Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Zephyr skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Zephyr over the 6 months to 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

D Software Zephyr
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 930 1069 1139
Rank change year-on-year +139 +70 +77
Permanent jobs citing Zephyr 145 117 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.070% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.54% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 117 47 62
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.59% +7.06% -3.41%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,250 £28,100
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £68,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% +20.71% -12.50%

Zephyr is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 27,028 33,821 36,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.12% 20.20% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21,336 27,347 29,656
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.11% +3.45% +2.35%

Zephyr
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Zephyr as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Zephyr in the UK

Zephyr
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Zephyr.

Salary trend for Zephyr in the UK

Zephyr
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Zephyr over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Zephyr in the UK

Zephyr
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Zephyr within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 2019. 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 +137 142 £42,500 -8.60% 9
UK excluding London +127 120 £42,500 +0.59% 7
South West +48 43 £44,500 -6.32% 2
East of England +100 28 £42,500 -5.56%
London +45 22 £47,500 -5.00% 4
North of England +24 21 £38,000 -15.56% 2
North West +44 16 £38,750 -13.89% 2
Midlands +33 15 £50,000 +19.05%
South East +44 13 £45,500 +65.45% 1
West Midlands +33 10 £72,500 +20.83%
East Midlands +2 5 £50,000 +19.05%
Yorkshire +13 4 £30,000 -25.00%
North East - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, IT jobs citing Zephyr 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 Zephyr.

1 139 (95.86%) JIRA
2 131 (90.34%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (71.03%) SQL
4 76 (52.41%) SQL Server
5 74 (51.03%) Test Automation
6 72 (49.66%) Scrum
7 67 (46.21%) QA
8 56 (38.62%) Security Cleared
9 55 (37.93%) JavaScript
10 52 (35.86%) SharePoint
10 52 (35.86%) Continuous Integration
11 51 (35.17%) Confluence
12 47 (32.41%) Test Scripting
12 47 (32.41%) TestRail
13 46 (31.72%) Python
14 45 (31.03%) Windows
14 45 (31.03%) PowerShell
14 45 (31.03%) Azure
15 44 (30.34%) Atlassian
15 44 (30.34%) Unix
15 44 (30.34%) Active Directory
16 43 (29.66%) TCP/IP
16 43 (29.66%) DNS
16 43 (29.66%) Linux
16 43 (29.66%) ITIL
16 43 (29.66%) Splunk
17 42 (28.97%) ISTQB
18 41 (28.28%) VMware
18 41 (28.28%) Microsoft App-V
18 41 (28.28%) CRM

Zephyr
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 52 (35.86%) SharePoint
2 51 (35.17%) Confluence
3 2 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.38%) IIS
3 2 (1.38%) nginx
3 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (7.59%) Spreadsheet
2 9 (6.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.83%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 45 (31.03%) Azure
2 41 (28.28%) Azure Stack
2 41 (28.28%) Office 365
2 41 (28.28%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.38%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (1.38%) AWS
3 2 (1.38%) GitHub
3 2 (1.38%) npm
3 2 (1.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.69%) BrowserStack
4 1 (0.69%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 43 (29.66%) DNS
1 43 (29.66%) TCP/IP
2 41 (28.28%) DHCP
2 41 (28.28%) NetScaler
2 41 (28.28%) Skype
3 8 (5.52%) HTTPS
3 8 (5.52%) SSH
4 6 (4.14%) HTTP
5 5 (3.45%) FTP
6 2 (1.38%) Firewall
6 2 (1.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (52.41%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.03%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 10 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.45%) Geospatial Data
5 5 (3.45%) GIS
5 5 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.38%) Big Data
6 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.38%) OLAP
6 2 (1.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 139 (95.86%) JIRA
2 47 (32.41%) TestRail
3 41 (28.28%) Visual Studio
4 33 (22.76%) Git (software)
5 30 (20.69%) Selenium
6 20 (13.79%) WebDriver
7 19 (13.10%) SoapUI
8 11 (7.59%) Jenkins
9 10 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 10 (6.90%) Subversion
9 10 (6.90%) TeamCity
10 9 (6.21%) Cucumber
11 8 (5.52%) Maven
11 8 (5.52%) Mercurial
12 7 (4.83%) JMeter
12 7 (4.83%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (4.83%) SpecFlow
13 6 (4.14%) FitNesse
13 6 (4.14%) Gradle
14 5 (3.45%) FishEye
General
1 24 (16.55%) Finance
2 20 (13.79%) Retail
3 18 (12.41%) Public Sector
4 11 (7.59%) Electronics
5 10 (6.90%) Marketing
6 9 (6.21%) Manufacturing
6 9 (6.21%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.07%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.38%) Banking
9 1 (0.69%) Legal
9 1 (0.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (33.10%) Analyst
2 42 (28.97%) Test Analyst
3 41 (28.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 40 (27.59%) Tester
5 27 (18.62%) QA Analyst
6 26 (17.93%) QA Tester
7 22 (15.17%) QA Test Analyst
8 20 (13.79%) Data Migration Analyst
8 20 (13.79%) Data Migration Tester
8 20 (13.79%) Migration Analyst
9 16 (11.03%) Data Analyst
10 10 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
11 8 (5.52%) QA Engineer
11 8 (5.52%) Senior Tester
12 7 (4.83%) Architect
12 7 (4.83%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (4.14%) Developer
13 6 (4.14%) Senior Test Analyst
13 6 (4.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.86%) XML
2 15 (10.34%) Web Services
3 9 (6.21%) REST
3 9 (6.21%) RESTful
4 7 (4.83%) SOAP
5 6 (4.14%) WebdriverIO
6 5 (3.45%) .NET
6 5 (3.45%) Apache Flex
6 5 (3.45%) HTML
6 5 (3.45%) Middleware
7 4 (2.76%) JSON
7 4 (2.76%) Spring
8 3 (2.07%) CSS
8 3 (2.07%) CSS3
8 3 (2.07%) GWT
9 2 (1.38%) Behat
9 2 (1.38%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (1.38%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.38%) LAMP
10 1 (0.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.28%) e-Learning
2 10 (6.90%) Mobile Computing
3 9 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.83%) User Experience
6 5 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.45%) Smart Meter
7 3 (2.07%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.38%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.38%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.69%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 45 (31.03%) Windows
2 44 (30.34%) Unix
3 43 (29.66%) Linux
4 41 (28.28%) Mac OS
5 7 (4.83%) Android
5 7 (4.83%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (90.34%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (51.03%) Test Automation
3 72 (49.66%) Scrum
4 52 (35.86%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (32.41%) Test Scripting
6 43 (29.66%) ITIL
7 41 (28.28%) CRM
7 41 (28.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 40 (27.59%) Scenario Testing
9 37 (25.52%) TDD
10 36 (24.83%) Kanban
11 31 (21.38%) ETL
11 31 (21.38%) Regression Testing
12 28 (19.31%) BDD
13 26 (17.93%) MODAF
13 26 (17.93%) PRINCE2
13 26 (17.93%) Test Management
14 24 (16.55%) Migration
15 22 (15.17%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 21 (14.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 103 (71.03%) SQL
2 55 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 46 (31.72%) Python
4 45 (31.03%) PowerShell
5 41 (28.28%) PHP
6 39 (26.90%) Java
7 20 (13.79%) C#
8 8 (5.52%) C
9 4 (2.76%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.38%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.38%) COBOL
10 2 (1.38%) Groovy
10 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.69%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 56 (38.62%) Security Cleared
2 42 (28.97%) ISTQB
3 28 (19.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 27 (18.62%) DV Cleared
5 26 (17.93%) CCA
5 26 (17.93%) CCNA
5 26 (17.93%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (17.93%) Degree
5 26 (17.93%) MCP
5 26 (17.93%) RHCE
6 23 (15.86%) Citrix Certification
7 10 (6.90%) ISEB
7 10 (6.90%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (46.21%) QA
2 41 (28.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 44 (30.34%) Active Directory
2 41 (28.28%) Hyper-V
2 41 (28.28%) Microsoft App-V
2 41 (28.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (28.28%) XenApp
2 41 (28.28%) XenDesktop
3 10 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 41 (28.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 41 (28.28%) SCCM
1 41 (28.28%) SCOM
1 41 (28.28%) SCOrch
2 11 (7.59%) HP ALM
3 6 (4.14%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (2.76%) Ansible
4 4 (2.76%) Terraform
5 2 (1.38%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (30.34%) Atlassian
2 43 (29.66%) Splunk
3 41 (28.28%) Cisco
3 41 (28.28%) VMware
4 38 (26.21%) Citrix
5 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 11 (7.59%) HP
6 11 (7.59%) SAP
7 10 (6.90%) Cognos
8 2 (1.38%) Adobe
8 2 (1.38%) Black Duck
8 2 (1.38%) ServiceNow