The table below looks at the statistics for QARun 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 QARun over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compuware QARun
Rank 446 462 440
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Permanent jobs citing QARun 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% 0.010% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.058% 0.056% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £42,000 £36,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £35,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+18.30% -8.97%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3477 3541 2996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 18.07% 16.96% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3141 3048 2501
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QARun
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

QARun Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

QARun
Salary Trend in the South East

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

QARun Salary Trend in the South East

QARun
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 QARun within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,000 -
QARun
England

QARun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 3 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 3 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Toad
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) C

QARun
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 3 (100.00%) WinRunner
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) TestPartner
2 1 (33.33%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) WebLOAD
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Financial Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Web Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle