The table below looks at the statistics for OpenSTA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenSTA over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenSTA
Rank 873 930 -
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenSTA 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.002% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.018% 0.011% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £60,000 £51,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% -
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 - -
OpenSTA
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
16556 18185 17241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.73% 17.89% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14451 15624 14305
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OpenSTA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing OpenSTA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

OpenSTA Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenSTA
Salary Trend in England

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

OpenSTA Salary Trend in England

OpenSTA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenSTA across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

OpenSTA Salary Histogram in England

OpenSTA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenSTA within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +61 2 £60,000 +17.07%
Yorkshire - 1 £33,000 -
OpenSTA
UK

OpenSTA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing OpenSTA 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 England region with a requirement for OpenSTA.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) NeoLoad
2 2 (66.67%) LoadUI
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) WebLOAD
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services

OpenSTA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) LoadUI
2 2 (66.67%) NeoLoad
2 2 (66.67%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) WebLOAD
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) Rational Robot
3 1 (33.33%) RIATest
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Web Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Web Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft