The table below looks at the statistics for QADirector skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QADirector over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compuware QADirector
Rank 871 901 851
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -50
Permanent jobs citing QADirector 10 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.055% 0.011% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £70,000 £48,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.58% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 - £75,000
QADirector
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
18133 17669 15258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.50% 16.25% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15567 14727 13090
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

QADirector
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

QADirector Jobs Demand Trend in England

QADirector
Salary Trend in England

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

QADirector Salary Trend in England

QADirector
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QADirector across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

QADirector Salary Histogram in England

QADirector
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QADirector within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
London +2 3 £60,000 +23.07%
South East - 3 £80,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £25,000 -
South West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £52,500 -
QADirector
UK

QADirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing QADirector 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 QADirector.

1 14 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) People Management
5 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 4 (28.57%) Selenium
5 4 (28.57%) Banking
5 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Perl
5 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) TestDirector
5 4 (28.57%) C
5 4 (28.57%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
7 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Open Source
7 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

QADirector
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing QADirector 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 QADirector. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) MS Access
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) TestDirector
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) TestNG
2 2 (14.29%) JMeter
2 2 (14.29%) TestPartner
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Test Manager
1 5 (35.71%) QA Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Test Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Senior QA Manager
2 4 (28.57%) QA Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) People Management
4 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) C
2 4 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft