The table below looks at the statistics for Brainbench in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brainbench over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brainbench
Rank 626 - 648
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Brainbench 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% - 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.070% - 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Brainbench
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11387 10997 12888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.72% 24.70% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9090 9081 11010
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Brainbench
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Brainbench across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Brainbench Jobs Demand Trend in London

Brainbench
Salary Trend in London

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

Brainbench Salary Trend in London

Brainbench
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Brainbench 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 Brainbench.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
2 7 (87.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Test Planning
2 7 (87.50%) Mentoring
2 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Management
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) ISEB
2 7 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (87.50%) LoadRunner
2 7 (87.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) SQL

Brainbench
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Brainbench 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 Brainbench. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (87.50%) LoadRunner
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Tester
1 7 (87.50%) Technical Tester
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Management
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
2 7 (87.50%) Test Planning
2 7 (87.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 7 (87.50%) ISEB
2 7 (87.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) HP