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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compuware QARun
Rank 900 919 889
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -30
Permanent jobs citing QARun 2 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.004% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.012% 0.025% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 15
Average salary £42,000 £35,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.30% -8.97%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £35,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+18.30% -8.97%
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
16909 15991 15852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.08% 16.34% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14677 13675 13115
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 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,503 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 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
(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 +4 2 £42,000 +16.66%
QARun
UK

QARun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (75.00%) TestDirector
2 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) V-Model
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TestPartner
4 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing

QARun
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) WinRunner
2 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (75.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) TestPartner
3 1 (25.00%) Toad
3 1 (25.00%) WebLOAD
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Product Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) V-Model
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle