The table below looks at the statistics for RIATest skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIATest over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cogitek RIATest
Rank 640 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RIATest 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.040% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -
RIATest
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
7547 6753 7150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.40% 16.21% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6592 5625 5852
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 £38,000 £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% -

RIATest
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

RIATest Jobs Demand Trend in London

RIATest
Salary Trend in London

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

RIATest Salary Trend in London

RIATest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing RIATest 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 RIATest.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint

RIATest
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing RIATest 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 RIATest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Lightstreamer
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) FlexUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Internet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (25.00%) GWT
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Parsley
3 1 (25.00%) Swiz
3 1 (25.00%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) RIA
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Perforce
1 1 (25.00%) Rally
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase