The table below looks at the statistics for TestPartner 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 TestPartner over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compuware TestPartner
Rank - 235 258
Permanent jobs citing TestPartner 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.060% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.41% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £46,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.53%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £46,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-36.95% +41.53%
TestPartner
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
1270 983 1356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.37% 14.66% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 861 1212
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TestPartner
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

TestPartner Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

TestPartner
Salary Trend in the North West

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

TestPartner Salary Trend in the North West

TestPartner
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing TestPartner 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 TestPartner.

1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SilkPerformer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) QALoad
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) jMock
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) QMS
1 4 (100.00%) EasyMock
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing

TestPartner
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing TestPartner 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 TestPartner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) SilkPerformer
1 4 (100.00%) QALoad
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) jMock
1 4 (100.00%) EasyMock
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Head of Testing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) QMS
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA