The table below looks at the statistics for OpenSTA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenSTA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenSTA
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing OpenSTA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
17908 17058 16997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.86% 16.25% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15374 14483 13912
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% -

OpenSTA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OpenSTA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenSTA
Salary Trend

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

OpenSTA Salary Trend in the UK

OpenSTA
Top 11 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenSTA 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 OpenSTA.

1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) WebLOAD
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) NeoLoad
1 1 (100.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (100.00%) Gatling
1 1 (100.00%) The Grinder

OpenSTA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenSTA 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 OpenSTA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Gatling
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (100.00%) NeoLoad
1 1 (100.00%) The Grinder
1 1 (100.00%) WebLOAD
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing