The table below looks at the statistics for AQtime skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AQtime 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
SmartBear Software AQtime Pro
Rank 928 936 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing AQtime 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.001% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.039% 0.006% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
-24.44% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18157 17267 16963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.93% 16.22% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15596 14649 13866
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

AQtime
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AQtime within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

AQtime Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AQtime
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AQtime within the UK.

AQtime Salary Trend in the UK

AQtime
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AQtime over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 within the UK.

AQtime Salary Histogram in the UK

AQtime
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AQtime within the UK 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
England +26 7 £34,000 -24.44%
Cambridgeshire +11 4 £34,000 -24.44%
Cambridge +2 4 £34,000 -24.44%
East of England +2 4 £34,000 -24.44%
Reading - 3 £52,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £52,500 -
South East - 3 £52,500 -

AQtime
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing AQtime 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 AQtime.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) DB2
2 4 (57.14%) MFC
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) dotTrace
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Perfmon
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) IMAP
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) WebLOAD
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Windows

AQtime
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing AQtime 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 AQtime. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) IMAP
1 3 (42.86%) NAS
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) SMTP
1 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) DB2
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) dotTrace
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) WebLOAD
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C# Application Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tester
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) MFC
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Benchmarking
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) VMware