Period
to 25 February 2020

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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

D Software Zephyr
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 904 976 1053
Rank change year-on-year +72 +77 +80
Permanent jobs citing Zephyr 105 143 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.085% 0.095% 0.083%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 0.48% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 77 84 120
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,500 £61,250 £75,100
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.00% +25.00% -

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 23,658 29,969 35,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.16% 19.93% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18,662 23,912 29,423
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 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 +72 95 £45,000 -10.00% 18
UK excluding London +69 53 £43,500 -13.00% 17
London +47 49 £57,500 +13.30% 4
North of England +68 15 £52,500 +68.00% 3
North West +62 13 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Midlands +3 11 £45,000 -18.18% 3
South West +40 10 £42,500 +25.93% 4
Wales +6 8 £33,000 +20.00% 2
East of England +56 7 £42,500 - 2
East Midlands -1 7 £45,000 -18.18% 3
West Midlands +30 4 £48,000 +20.00%
South East +63 2 £56,250 -35.71% 2
North East - 2 £72,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 94 (89.52%) JIRA
2 84 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (59.05%) Test Automation
4 54 (51.43%) SQL
5 47 (44.76%) Selenium
6 46 (43.81%) Java
7 44 (41.90%) Finance
8 42 (40.00%) QA
9 41 (39.05%) Confluence
10 36 (34.29%) ISTQB
10 36 (34.29%) Python
10 36 (34.29%) SDLC
11 32 (30.48%) Azure
12 31 (29.52%) DevOps
13 29 (27.62%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (27.62%) Jenkins
13 29 (27.62%) C#
14 28 (26.67%) TestRail
15 27 (25.71%) Banking
15 27 (25.71%) Cucumber
16 26 (24.76%) Puppet
16 26 (24.76%) PowerShell
16 26 (24.76%) JavaScript
16 26 (24.76%) Linux
17 25 (23.81%) Maven
17 25 (23.81%) Docker
17 25 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
17 25 (23.81%) Software Delivery
18 24 (22.86%) Scrum
18 24 (22.86%) Migration

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 (39.05%) Confluence
2 15 (14.29%) IIS
2 15 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 13 (12.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.95%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.81%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 32 (30.48%) Azure
2 24 (22.86%) AWS
3 15 (14.29%) Amazon EKS
3 15 (14.29%) npm
4 9 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (8.57%) Slack
5 8 (7.62%) Azure Stack
5 8 (7.62%) Office 365
5 8 (7.62%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.90%) BrowserStack
6 2 (1.90%) GitHub
7 1 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.95%) IaaS
7 1 (0.95%) PaaS
7 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.86%) DNS
2 23 (21.90%) TCP/IP
3 16 (15.24%) Firewall
4 15 (14.29%) SSL
5 8 (7.62%) DHCP
5 8 (7.62%) NetScaler
5 8 (7.62%) Skype
6 1 (0.95%) HTTP
6 1 (0.95%) MPLS
6 1 (0.95%) VPN
6 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 7 (6.67%) Qlik Sense
4 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.90%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 94 (89.52%) JIRA
2 47 (44.76%) Selenium
3 29 (27.62%) Jenkins
4 28 (26.67%) TestRail
5 27 (25.71%) Cucumber
6 25 (23.81%) Maven
7 24 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (20.95%) SoapUI
9 19 (18.10%) WebDriver
10 18 (17.14%) Git (software)
10 18 (17.14%) Octopus Deploy
10 18 (17.14%) TeamCity
11 17 (16.19%) JMeter
11 17 (16.19%) Visual Studio Team System
12 15 (14.29%) Ant
12 15 (14.29%) Artifactory
12 15 (14.29%) Bower
12 15 (14.29%) Chocolatey
12 15 (14.29%) MSBuild
12 15 (14.29%) SonarQube
General
1 44 (41.90%) Finance
2 27 (25.71%) Banking
3 9 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Electronics
4 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.86%) Marketing
4 3 (2.86%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (26.67%) Analyst
2 23 (21.90%) Test Analyst
3 15 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
3 15 (14.29%) Tester
4 12 (11.43%) QA Analyst
4 12 (11.43%) QA Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) QA Tester
6 10 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Test Engineer
8 7 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
8 7 (6.67%) Data Migration Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Data Migration Tester
8 7 (6.67%) Migration Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
8 7 (6.67%) SQL Data Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Test Data Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.14%) XML
2 16 (15.24%) SOAP
3 15 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
3 15 (14.29%) LAMP
3 15 (14.29%) Web Services
4 13 (12.38%) REST
5 11 (10.48%) RESTful
6 9 (8.57%) FIXML
6 9 (8.57%) FpML
7 8 (7.62%) .NET
8 7 (6.67%) Gherkin
8 7 (6.67%) Nightwatchjs
9 6 (5.71%) Node.js
10 5 (4.76%) JSON
11 2 (1.90%) HTML
11 2 (1.90%) Swagger
12 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.95%) CSS
12 1 (0.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (7.62%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.95%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.95%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.76%) Linux
2 23 (21.90%) Windows
3 15 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 11 (10.48%) Unix
5 10 (9.52%) Android
5 10 (9.52%) Apple iOS
6 8 (7.62%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (59.05%) Test Automation
3 36 (34.29%) SDLC
4 31 (29.52%) DevOps
5 29 (27.62%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (23.81%) Software Delivery
7 24 (22.86%) BDD
7 24 (22.86%) ITIL
7 24 (22.86%) Migration
7 24 (22.86%) Scrum
8 23 (21.90%) Test Scripting
9 22 (20.95%) TDD
10 21 (20.00%) Test Management
11 20 (19.05%) Defect Management
12 19 (18.10%) Manual Testing
13 18 (17.14%) Case Management
13 18 (17.14%) Coaching
13 18 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (17.14%) Scenario Testing
13 18 (17.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 54 (51.43%) SQL
2 46 (43.81%) Java
3 36 (34.29%) Python
4 29 (27.62%) C#
5 26 (24.76%) JavaScript
5 26 (24.76%) PowerShell
6 15 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 15 (14.29%) C
6 15 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 13 (12.38%) Groovy
8 9 (8.57%) Ruby
9 8 (7.62%) PHP
10 7 (6.67%) Scala
10 7 (6.67%) VB.NET
10 7 (6.67%) VBScript
11 1 (0.95%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.95%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 36 (34.29%) ISTQB
2 22 (20.95%) ISEB
3 17 (16.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 13 (12.38%) Degree
6 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 6 (5.71%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.86%) CCA
8 3 (2.86%) CCNA
8 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.86%) MCP
8 3 (2.86%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (40.00%) QA
2 8 (7.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (3.81%) EMIR
4 1 (0.95%) PSD2
System Software
1 25 (23.81%) Docker
2 8 (7.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.62%) Hyper-V
2 8 (7.62%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.62%) XenApp
2 8 (7.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (24.76%) Puppet
2 25 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (17.14%) Ansible
4 15 (14.29%) Terraform
5 11 (10.48%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (7.62%) Kubernetes
6 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 8 (7.62%) SCCM
6 8 (7.62%) SCOM
6 8 (7.62%) SCOrch
7 4 (3.81%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 23 (21.90%) Splunk
2 19 (18.10%) Atlassian
3 15 (14.29%) Black Duck
4 13 (12.38%) HP
5 9 (8.57%) Murex
5 9 (8.57%) Oracle
6 8 (7.62%) Cisco
6 8 (7.62%) Citrix
6 8 (7.62%) VMware
7 7 (6.67%) CA
7 7 (6.67%) CA Agile Central
7 7 (6.67%) Google
7 7 (6.67%) IBM
7 7 (6.67%) Micro Focus
7 7 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (6.67%) Parasoft
8 4 (3.81%) Cognos
9 3 (2.86%) SAP
10 1 (0.95%) Cognizant