The table below looks at the statistics for Facilita Forecast skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facilita Forecast over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facilita Forecast
Rank 861 875 857
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing Facilita Forecast 14 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.003% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.082% 0.017% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 13
Average salary £60,000 £38,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -33.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -33.91%

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
17112 17170 16054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.08% 16.09% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14435 13973 13773
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Facilita Forecast
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Facilita Forecast Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Facilita Forecast
Salary Trend

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

Facilita Forecast Salary Trend in the UK

Facilita Forecast
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Facilita Forecast over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Facilita Forecast Salary Histogram in the UK

Facilita Forecast
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Facilita Forecast within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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 +8 10 £60,000 +57.89% 2
London - 9 £60,000 - 1
City of London - 2 £40,000 -
North West - 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Chester - 1 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -

Facilita Forecast
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Facilita Forecast 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 Facilita Forecast.

1 32 (96.97%) LoadRunner
2 22 (66.67%) HP
3 19 (57.58%) Performance Testing
3 19 (57.58%) Open Source
4 18 (54.55%) QuickTest Pro
5 16 (48.48%) Relational Database
6 12 (36.36%) JMeter
7 11 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 11 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
9 9 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (27.27%) QA
9 9 (27.27%) Finance
9 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 9 (27.27%) Windows
10 8 (24.24%) OOP
10 8 (24.24%) OO
10 8 (24.24%) Web Services
10 8 (24.24%) SQL
10 8 (24.24%) Oracle
10 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
10 8 (24.24%) IIS
10 8 (24.24%) ISEB
10 8 (24.24%) Citrix
10 8 (24.24%) WinRunner
10 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (24.24%) Apache
10 8 (24.24%) Siebel
10 8 (24.24%) Windows XP
10 8 (24.24%) GIS

Facilita Forecast
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Facilita Forecast 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 Facilita Forecast. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (24.24%) IIS
1 8 (24.24%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) Relational Database
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (96.97%) LoadRunner
2 18 (54.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (36.36%) JMeter
4 8 (24.24%) WinRunner
4 8 (24.24%) SilkPerformer
4 8 (24.24%) Rational Performance Tester
5 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
6 3 (9.09%) LoadUI
6 3 (9.09%) JIRA
7 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.03%) JUnit
7 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Tester
2 18 (54.55%) Performance Tester
3 9 (27.27%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 8 (24.24%) QA Tester
4 8 (24.24%) LoadRunner Tester
5 7 (21.21%) Performance Consultant
5 7 (21.21%) Test Consultant
5 7 (21.21%) Performance Test Consultant
5 7 (21.21%) Consultant
6 6 (18.18%) Test Specialist
6 6 (18.18%) Performance Test Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Web Services
1 8 (24.24%) Ajax
2 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Open Source
2 8 (24.24%) GIS
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Social Media
4 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.03%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (24.24%) Windows XP
2 8 (24.24%) Windows 8
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Vista
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Performance Testing
2 11 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
4 8 (24.24%) OOP
4 8 (24.24%) OO
4 8 (24.24%) Database Tuning
5 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Scrum
7 4 (12.12%) RUP
7 4 (12.12%) TDD
8 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.03%) Load Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Kanban
9 1 (3.03%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (3.03%) User Stories
9 1 (3.03%) Line Management
9 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) Groovy
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 9 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (24.24%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) HP
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 8 (24.24%) Citrix
3 8 (24.24%) Siebel
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
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