The first table below looks at the demand for QALoad skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QALoad over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compuware QALoad
Rank 449 435 439
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing QALoad 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.009% 0.014% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.058% 0.10% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3465 2882 3351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.26% 13.01% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2477 2979
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
QALoad
England

QALoad
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

QALoad Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

QALoad
Salary Trend in the South East

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

QALoad Salary Trend in the South East

QALoad
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QALoad within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -7 2 £65,000 +13.04%
QALoad
England

QALoad
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing QALoad 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 QALoad.

1 16 (100.00%) JUnit
1 16 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 16 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 16 (100.00%) TestPartner
1 16 (100.00%) SilkPerformer
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
1 16 (100.00%) jMock
1 16 (100.00%) EasyMock
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
2 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 11 (68.75%) CMMI
2 11 (68.75%) ISO 9001
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 8 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 8 (50.00%) QA
4 6 (37.50%) QMS
5 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 3 (18.75%) ISEB
6 3 (18.75%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
7 1 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management

QALoad
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing QALoad 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 QALoad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) JUnit
1 16 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 16 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 16 (100.00%) TestPartner
1 16 (100.00%) SilkPerformer
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
1 16 (100.00%) jMock
1 16 (100.00%) EasyMock
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Test Leader
2 5 (31.25%) Test Manager
3 3 (18.75%) QA Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) CMMI
2 8 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (37.50%) QMS
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) ISO 9001
2 8 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle