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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compuware QALoad
Rank 864 908 815
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -93
Permanent jobs citing QALoad 2 8 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.007% 0.044%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.012% 0.044% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 45
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary - £60,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
QALoad
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
17270 18131 15268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.96% 16.18% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14660 15419 13198
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

QALoad
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

QALoad Jobs Demand Trend in England

QALoad
Salary Trend in England

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

QALoad Salary Trend in England

QALoad
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QALoad within the England region over the 3 months to 2 July 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 £42,500 -
QALoad
UK

QALoad
Top 16 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing QALoad 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 QALoad.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing

QALoad
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing QALoad 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 QALoad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft