The table below looks at the statistics for AQtime skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AQtime over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software AQtime Pro
Rank 874 852 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing AQtime 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.001% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.079% 0.007% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - -
AQtime
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17652 15243 16328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.24% 15.31% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14711 13079 14217
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

AQtime
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AQtime across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

AQtime Jobs Demand Trend in England

AQtime
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AQtime across the England region.

AQtime Salary Trend in England

AQtime
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AQtime across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

AQtime Salary Histogram in England

AQtime
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AQtime within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 13 £60,000 -
East of England -13 1 £45,000 -
AQtime
UK

AQtime
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing AQtime also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AQtime.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) IIS
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) SMTP
2 17 (94.44%) MAPI
2 17 (94.44%) SAN
2 17 (94.44%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) VMware ESX
2 17 (94.44%) Benchmarking
2 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 17 (94.44%) IMAP
2 17 (94.44%) QA
2 17 (94.44%) WebLOAD
2 17 (94.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (94.44%) NAS
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
4 13 (72.22%) Wireshark
4 13 (72.22%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
6 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
6 6 (33.33%) Backup Exec
6 6 (33.33%) SNMP
6 6 (33.33%) PureDisk
7 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel

AQtime
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing AQtime also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AQtime. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (94.44%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) SMTP
1 17 (94.44%) SAN
1 17 (94.44%) IMAP
1 17 (94.44%) NAS
2 13 (72.22%) Wireshark
3 6 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) WebLOAD
2 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) dotTrace
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Test Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Performance Test Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Tester
3 6 (33.33%) Performance Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
1 17 (94.44%) MAPI
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (5.56%) WPF
2 1 (5.56%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Benchmarking
2 13 (72.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) QA
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) VMware ESX
1 17 (94.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 6 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 6 (33.33%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle