Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Appium skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Appium over the 6 months to 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Appium
England > West Midlands
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 313 306
Rank change year-on-year +23 -7 -
Permanent jobs citing Appium 29 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.13% 0.075%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.54% 0.80% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 8
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £47,600 £50,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £52,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.45% +4.76% -8.70%

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

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1882 1743 1716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.85% 15.70% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1486 1527
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,125 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Appium
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Appium as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Appium in the West Midlands

Appium
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Appium in the West Midlands

Appium
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Appium in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Appium in the West Midlands

Appium
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Appium within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 10 December 2017. 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
Birmingham +27 15 £47,000 -6.00%
Coventry - 5 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £42,000 -
Staffordshire +10 1 £41,500 -7.78%
Walsall - 1 £41,500 -
Appium
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT jobs citing Appium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Appium.

1 29 (100.00%) Selenium
1 29 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) Cucumber
3 16 (55.17%) Java
3 16 (55.17%) SQL
4 15 (51.72%) Calabash
5 14 (48.28%) Scrum
5 14 (48.28%) QA
6 13 (44.83%) BDD
7 12 (41.38%) C#
8 11 (37.93%) Test Scripting
9 10 (34.48%) Ruby
10 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
10 9 (31.03%) XML
10 9 (31.03%) Migration
10 9 (31.03%) Software Testing
11 8 (27.59%) Test Management
12 7 (24.14%) JIRA
12 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
12 7 (24.14%) SoapUI
12 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (24.14%) .NET
12 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
12 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
12 7 (24.14%) Xamarin
13 6 (20.69%) SpecFlow
14 5 (17.24%) Coaching
14 5 (17.24%) GoCD
14 5 (17.24%) GitHub

Appium
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (6.90%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 29 (100.00%) Selenium
2 16 (55.17%) Cucumber
3 15 (51.72%) Calabash
4 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
4 7 (24.14%) JIRA
4 7 (24.14%) SoapUI
5 6 (20.69%) SpecFlow
6 5 (17.24%) GoCD
7 4 (13.79%) JMeter
8 2 (6.90%) Gatling
8 2 (6.90%) JUnit
8 2 (6.90%) NeoLoad
8 2 (6.90%) Ranorex
8 2 (6.90%) Robotium
8 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
8 2 (6.90%) WATIR
8 2 (6.90%) WebLOAD
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Analyst
1 15 (51.72%) Test Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Automation Test Analyst
3 10 (34.48%) Automation Tester
3 10 (34.48%) Tester
4 9 (31.03%) Software Analyst
4 9 (31.03%) Software Test Analyst
4 9 (31.03%) Software Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Test Automation Specialist
5 4 (13.79%) Test Specialist
6 3 (10.34%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) QA Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Test Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Developer
8 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) XML
2 7 (24.14%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) REST
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) Core Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) Scrum
4 13 (44.83%) BDD
5 11 (37.93%) Test Scripting
6 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
6 9 (31.03%) Migration
6 9 (31.03%) Software Testing
7 8 (27.59%) Test Management
8 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
8 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.24%) Coaching
9 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (13.79%) SDLC
10 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
11 3 (10.34%) Functional Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Open Source
12 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Java
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) C#
3 10 (34.48%) Ruby
4 4 (13.79%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) C
5 2 (6.90%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Xamarin
2 5 (17.24%) Cognizant
3 2 (6.90%) New Relic