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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compuware QARun
Rank - 916 859
Permanent jobs citing QARun 0 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.048% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary - - £30,000
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
16749 18573 15093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.63% 16.39% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14128 15710 13037
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Windows

QARun
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (50.00%) Toad
1 2 (50.00%) WinRunner
1 2 (50.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) WinForms
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle