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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software AQtime Pro
Rank 896 - 884
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing AQtime 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% - 0.001%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.006% - 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £30,000

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
17829 16807 17402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.92% 15.35% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15072 14009 15309
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 4 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 19 December 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
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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
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
England - 1 £45,000 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -

AQtime
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
3 9 (81.82%) MAPI
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) SMTP
3 9 (81.82%) SAN
3 9 (81.82%) IMAP
3 9 (81.82%) NAS
3 9 (81.82%) Degree
3 9 (81.82%) QA
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) Benchmarking
3 9 (81.82%) IIS
3 9 (81.82%) WebLOAD
3 9 (81.82%) VMware ESX
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 6 (54.55%) Wireshark
5 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
5 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
6 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
6 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
6 3 (27.27%) PureDisk
6 3 (27.27%) SNMP

AQtime
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) SMTP
1 9 (81.82%) SAN
1 9 (81.82%) IMAP
1 9 (81.82%) NAS
2 6 (54.55%) Wireshark
3 3 (27.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) WebLOAD
2 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (18.18%) dotTrace
3 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
4 1 (9.09%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Test Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
4 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C++ Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Application Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) MAPI
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) WPF
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) MFC
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Benchmarking
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware ESX
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
1 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
1 3 (27.27%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle