The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank - 251 249
Permanent jobs citing FitNesse 0 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.014% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.087% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £35,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
FitNesse
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1139 1154 1066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.01% 16.36% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1007 917
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

FitNesse
Salary Trend in the North West

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

FitNesse Salary Trend in the North West

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse.

1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) RAD
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 4 (66.67%) QA Tester
2 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) RAD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle