The table below looks at the statistics for NCover skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NCover over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NCover
Rank - 650 647
Permanent jobs citing NCover 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.007% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.045% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £47,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.70%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £36,750 -
% change year-on-year
+49.65% -
NCover
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7508 6702 7327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.36% 16.13% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6547 5584 5992
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NCover
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

NCover Jobs Demand Trend in London

NCover
Salary Trend in London

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

NCover Salary Trend in London

NCover
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing NCover 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 NCover.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) MSTest
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
1 9 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (77.78%) .NET
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
5 4 (44.44%) Hudson
5 4 (44.44%) REST
5 4 (44.44%) SpecFlow
5 4 (44.44%) ATDD
5 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 4 (44.44%) User Stories
5 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
5 4 (44.44%) Automation Testing

NCover
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing NCover 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 NCover. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MSTest
1 9 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (44.44%) Bugzilla
3 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 4 (44.44%) Hudson
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 4 (44.44%) NCrunch
3 4 (44.44%) NUnit
3 4 (44.44%) SpecFlow
3 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
3 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 3 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
2 3 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Automation Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Senior QA Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (44.44%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) CSLA.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) ATDD
2 4 (44.44%) Automation Testing
2 4 (44.44%) BDD
2 4 (44.44%) Code Coverage
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (44.44%) QA Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Test Management
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft