The table below looks at the statistics for TestPartner skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestPartner over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compuware TestPartner
Rank 870 844 848
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Permanent jobs citing TestPartner 6 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.036% 0.090% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 3
Average salary £60,000 £47,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% +70.90%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +63.63%
TestPartner
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
16781 15503 15647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.74% 15.22% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14037 13309 13706
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

TestPartner
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

TestPartner Jobs Demand Trend in England

TestPartner
Salary Trend in England

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

TestPartner Salary Trend in England

TestPartner
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestPartner across the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

TestPartner Salary Histogram in England

TestPartner
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestPartner within the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
North West -24 4 £60,000 +33.33%
London +10 1 £39,000 -35.00%
East Midlands -1 1 £29,000 -3.33%
TestPartner
UK

TestPartner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing TestPartner 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 TestPartner.

1 7 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (87.50%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) QALoad
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) jMock
2 6 (75.00%) SilkPerformer
2 6 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (75.00%) JUnit
2 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 6 (75.00%) QMS
2 6 (75.00%) EasyMock
3 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
5 2 (25.00%) CMMI
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management

TestPartner
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing TestPartner 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 TestPartner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (75.00%) SilkPerformer
2 6 (75.00%) QALoad
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) jMock
2 6 (75.00%) EasyMock
2 6 (75.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Head of Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Manager
3 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) QMS
2 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) CMMI
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle