The table below looks at the statistics for QARun skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QARun over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compuware QARun
Rank 845 830 865
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +35
Permanent jobs citing QARun 5 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.017% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.031% 0.10% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 10
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +39.28%
QARun
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
16052 15259 15982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.25% 15.95% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13709 12658 14055
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QARun
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

QARun Jobs Demand Trend in England

QARun
Salary Trend in England

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

QARun Salary Trend in England

QARun
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QARun within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
East of England - 3 £35,000 -
South East -29 2 £36,000 -7.69%
QARun
UK

QARun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing QARun 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 QARun.

1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
2 3 (60.00%) WinRunner
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Toad
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
3 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing

QARun
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing QARun 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 QARun. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) WinRunner
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (40.00%) Toad
2 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
2 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
1 3 (60.00%) WPF
1 3 (60.00%) WinForms
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) VB
1 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle