The table below looks at the statistics for QARun skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QARun over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compuware QARun
Rank 620 617 641
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Permanent jobs citing QARun 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.006% 0.014% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.038% 0.083% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £30,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
QARun
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
7980 7192 7405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.95% 16.30% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6729 6115 6464
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

QARun
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

QARun Jobs Demand Trend in London

QARun
Salary Trend in London

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

QARun Salary Trend in London

QARun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 9 (100.00%) WinRunner
2 8 (88.89%) QA
3 7 (77.78%) Retail
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
4 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
5 4 (44.44%) Magento
5 4 (44.44%) hybris
5 4 (44.44%) Demandware
5 4 (44.44%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
5 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
5 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
5 4 (44.44%) ISEB
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) JIRA
6 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (33.33%) HND
6 3 (33.33%) EPoS
6 3 (33.33%) CRM
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) Selenium
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Back Office
7 2 (22.22%) ERP
7 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 1 (11.11%) C#
8 1 (11.11%) Windows
8 1 (11.11%) VB

QARun
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
1 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (44.44%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) WinRunner
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 7 (77.78%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 3 (33.33%) CRM
4 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) hybris
1 4 (44.44%) Demandware