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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 17 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

D Software Zephyr
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 722 944 734
Rank change year-on-year +222 -210 +250
Permanent jobs citing Zephyr 582 67 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.058% 0.052%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.55% 0.28% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 44 53 26
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,250 £30,625
25th Percentile £43,438 £43,750 £35,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £45,750
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +14.75% +7.65%
75th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,250 £67,400 £70,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 37,619 24,337 12,416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.59% 21.07% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15,310 15,504 10,087
10th Percentile £38,250 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Zephyr
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Zephyr in the UK

Zephyr
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Zephyr.

Salary trend for Zephyr in the UK

Zephyr
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Zephyr over the 6 months to 17 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Zephyr in the UK

Zephyr
Top 16 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 17 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England +244 533 £55,000 +10.00% 6
UK excluding London +270 459 £47,500 -5.00% 3
North of England +86 155 £70,000 +133.33%
London -66 134 £62,500 +13.64% 3
South East +30 92 £37,500 -25.00% 2
South West +69 85 £52,500 -8.70% 1
North West +14 79 £70,000 +154.55%
Work from Home -157 78 £65,000 +30.00% 4
Midlands - 60 £48,750 -
Yorkshire +18 44 £70,000 +27.27%
North East - 32 - -
East of England -31 31 £42,500 -32.00%
West Midlands - 30 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 30 £62,500 -
Scotland -21 20 £70,000 +29.46%
Wales -4 16 £70,000 +69.70%

For the 6 months to 17 August 2022, 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.

1 519 (89.18%) Software Testing
2 502 (86.25%) Test Management
3 497 (85.40%) Test Scripting
3 497 (85.40%) Test Strategy
4 490 (84.19%) HP
5 486 (83.51%) QA
6 484 (83.16%) HP ALM
7 475 (81.62%) Microsoft
8 473 (81.27%) JMeter
9 464 (79.73%) Defect Management
10 462 (79.38%) Project Delivery
11 460 (79.04%) HP Quality Center
12 455 (78.18%) Google
13 454 (78.01%) IBM
13 454 (78.01%) Rational Quality Manager
13 454 (78.01%) Virtual Team
14 126 (21.65%) JIRA
15 80 (13.75%) Test Automation
16 66 (11.34%) Agile
17 63 (10.82%) Social Skills
18 49 (8.42%) CI/CD
19 48 (8.25%) Finance
20 45 (7.73%) ISTQB
21 41 (7.04%) Confluence
22 40 (6.87%) Software Engineering
23 38 (6.53%) Linux
24 37 (6.36%) Big Data
25 36 (6.19%) DevOps
25 36 (6.19%) Atlassian
26 35 (6.01%) Python

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 41 (7.04%) Confluence
2 19 (3.26%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.78%) GitHub
2 18 (3.09%) Azure
3 11 (1.89%) Azure DevOps
4 9 (1.55%) AWS
5 7 (1.20%) GitHub Actions
5 7 (1.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 7 (1.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 5 (0.86%) AWS IoT
6 5 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (0.86%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 5 (0.86%) Serverless
7 4 (0.69%) SaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.17%) AWS CodeCommit
8 1 (0.17%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (0.17%) Datadog
8 1 (0.17%) GCP
8 1 (0.17%) mabl
8 1 (0.17%) Nutanix
8 1 (0.17%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.30%) DHCP
1 25 (4.30%) HTTP
1 25 (4.30%) IMAP
1 25 (4.30%) SSL
1 25 (4.30%) TCP/IP
1 25 (4.30%) tcpdump
1 25 (4.30%) Wireshark
2 5 (0.86%) Bluetooth
2 5 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (0.86%) Wireless
2 5 (0.86%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.36%) Big Data
2 11 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 473 (81.27%) JMeter
2 454 (78.01%) Rational Quality Manager
3 126 (21.65%) JIRA
4 34 (5.84%) Selenium
5 18 (3.09%) Jenkins
6 16 (2.75%) Git (software)
7 14 (2.41%) Cucumber
7 14 (2.41%) Cypress.io
8 12 (2.06%) Postman
9 7 (1.20%) IntelliJ
10 6 (1.03%) Maven
10 6 (1.03%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.86%) GitLab
11 5 (0.86%) JUnit
11 5 (0.86%) TestRail
12 4 (0.69%) Appium
12 4 (0.69%) Applitools
12 4 (0.69%) REST Assured
12 4 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.69%) TestNG
General
1 63 (10.82%) Social Skills
2 48 (8.25%) Finance
3 33 (5.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 19 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (2.92%) Retail
6 10 (1.72%) Law
7 8 (1.37%) Electronics
8 7 (1.20%) Games
9 5 (0.86%) iGaming
9 5 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.69%) Tech for Good
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 459 (78.87%) QA Leader
2 37 (6.36%) Test Engineer
3 28 (4.81%) Test Leader
4 20 (3.44%) Software Test Engineer
5 19 (3.26%) Analyst
6 18 (3.09%) Test Analyst
7 15 (2.58%) Test Manager
8 8 (1.37%) Test Automation Engineer
9 7 (1.20%) Consultant
9 7 (1.20%) Performance Test Leader
9 7 (1.20%) Test Automation Consultant
9 7 (1.20%) Test Consultant
10 6 (1.03%) Quality Engineer
10 6 (1.03%) Software Engineer
11 5 (0.86%) Agile Test Analyst
11 5 (0.86%) Automation Test Lead
11 5 (0.86%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
11 5 (0.86%) Firmware Engineer
11 5 (0.86%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (0.86%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (3.95%) Middleware
2 13 (2.23%) REST
3 11 (1.89%) .NET
4 7 (1.20%) Web Services
5 6 (1.03%) JSON
6 5 (0.86%) Nightwatchjs
6 5 (0.86%) Qt
6 5 (0.86%) SwiftUI
7 4 (0.69%) .NET Core
7 4 (0.69%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.69%) WebdriverIO
8 3 (0.52%) GraphQL
8 3 (0.52%) HTML
8 3 (0.52%) HTML5
8 3 (0.52%) HTML5 Canvas
9 2 (0.34%) Jest
9 2 (0.34%) STL
9 2 (0.34%) XML
10 1 (0.17%) Node.js
10 1 (0.17%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 454 (78.01%) Virtual Team
2 25 (4.30%) Cyberattack
2 25 (4.30%) Cyberthreat
3 23 (3.95%) Cyber Defence
4 13 (2.23%) Mobile App
5 9 (1.55%) Cybercrime
6 7 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (0.86%) ARM Cortex
7 5 (0.86%) IoT
7 5 (0.86%) NHS
7 5 (0.86%) RISC-V
7 5 (0.86%) Sports Betting
8 3 (0.52%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.34%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.17%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.17%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.17%) User Experience
10 1 (0.17%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.53%) Linux
2 10 (1.72%) Windows
3 8 (1.37%) Android
3 8 (1.37%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (0.86%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (0.17%) Alpine Linux
5 1 (0.17%) CentOS
5 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (89.18%) Software Testing
2 502 (86.25%) Test Management
3 497 (85.40%) Test Scripting
3 497 (85.40%) Test Strategy
4 464 (79.73%) Defect Management
5 462 (79.38%) Project Delivery
6 80 (13.75%) Test Automation
7 66 (11.34%) Agile
8 49 (8.42%) CI/CD
9 40 (6.87%) Software Engineering
10 36 (6.19%) DevOps
11 35 (6.01%) SDLC
12 30 (5.15%) Product Requirements
12 30 (5.15%) System Testing
13 28 (4.81%) API Testing
14 27 (4.64%) CRM
15 26 (4.47%) Customer Requirements
15 26 (4.47%) Defect Tracking
15 26 (4.47%) Knowledge Management
15 26 (4.47%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 35 (6.01%) Python
2 25 (4.30%) Shell Script
3 22 (3.78%) Java
4 17 (2.92%) JavaScript
5 16 (2.75%) SQL
6 11 (1.89%) C
7 6 (1.03%) C#
8 5 (0.86%) Apple Swift
8 5 (0.86%) Go
8 5 (0.86%) Kotlin
8 5 (0.86%) Lua
9 2 (0.34%) VB
10 1 (0.17%) Bash
10 1 (0.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 45 (7.73%) ISTQB
2 31 (5.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 26 (4.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 18 (3.09%) ISEB
5 17 (2.92%) Degree
5 17 (2.92%) Security Cleared
6 14 (2.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 486 (83.51%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (0.86%) Embedded Firmware
1 5 (0.86%) Firmware
2 2 (0.34%) Docker
3 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 484 (83.16%) HP ALM
2 460 (79.04%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.34%) Ansible
3 2 (0.34%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.17%) Nagios
4 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.17%) Puppet
4 1 (0.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 490 (84.19%) HP
2 475 (81.62%) Microsoft
3 455 (78.18%) Google
4 454 (78.01%) IBM
5 36 (6.19%) Atlassian
6 17 (2.92%) PeopleSoft
7 8 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.52%) Datto
9 2 (0.34%) Citrix
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle
9 2 (0.34%) SAP
9 2 (0.34%) Workday
10 1 (0.17%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.17%) New Relic
10 1 (0.17%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.17%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.17%) Splunk
10 1 (0.17%) VMware