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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facilita Forecast
Rank 880 901 871
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Permanent jobs citing Facilita Forecast 3 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.005% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.017% 0.032% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +84.61%

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
17579 18991 16001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.45% 16.17% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14696 15964 13615
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
Top 14 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 22 May 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 +32 3 £45,000 -6.25% 3
North West - 3 £45,000 - 2
Chester - 2 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 1 - -
North East -1 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -7 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -

Facilita Forecast
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (90.00%) HP
1 18 (90.00%) LoadRunner
1 18 (90.00%) Open Source
2 17 (85.00%) Performance Testing
3 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
4 12 (60.00%) JMeter
5 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (40.00%) IIS
6 8 (40.00%) Web Services
6 8 (40.00%) Windows
6 8 (40.00%) OOP
6 8 (40.00%) OO
6 8 (40.00%) Apache
6 8 (40.00%) QA
6 8 (40.00%) Rational Performance Tester
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (40.00%) Database Tuning
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Vista
6 8 (40.00%) Test Strategy
6 8 (40.00%) Windows 8
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (30.00%) Ajax
7 6 (30.00%) SilkPerformer
7 6 (30.00%) Finance
7 6 (30.00%) Java

Facilita Forecast
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (40.00%) IIS
1 8 (40.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) LoadRunner
2 12 (60.00%) JMeter
3 8 (40.00%) Rational Performance Tester
4 6 (30.00%) SilkPerformer
4 6 (30.00%) WinRunner
4 6 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (20.00%) JIRA
5 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (20.00%) LoadUI
6 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (10.00%) Selenium
6 2 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Tester
1 8 (40.00%) Performance Tester
1 8 (40.00%) QA Tester
1 8 (40.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
1 8 (40.00%) LoadRunner Tester
2 6 (30.00%) Performance Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Test Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Performance Test Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Test Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Test Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Open Source
2 6 (30.00%) GIS
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
1 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (40.00%) Windows Vista
1 8 (40.00%) Windows 8
1 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Performance Testing
2 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (40.00%) OOP
3 8 (40.00%) OO
3 8 (40.00%) Database Tuning
3 8 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) RUP
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Release Management
7 2 (10.00%) Kanban
7 2 (10.00%) User Stories
8 1 (5.00%) Line Management
8 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby
3 2 (10.00%) Groovy
3 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) HP
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) Siebel
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
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