The first table below looks at the demand for QADirector skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QADirector over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compuware QADirector
Rank 910 861 899
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +38
Permanent jobs citing QADirector 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.026% 0.049% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Average salary £85,000 £63,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +55.48%
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+78.94% +11.76%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19166 16302 16906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.29% 14.97% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16164 13886 14657
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

QADirector
Jobs Demand Trend

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

QADirector Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QADirector
Salary Trend

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

QADirector Salary Trend in the UK

QADirector
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QADirector over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 within the UK.

QADirector Salary Histogram in the UK

QADirector
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QADirector within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(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 -27 5 £85,000 +6.25%
London -32 3 £50,000 -41.17%
City of London -3 1 £47,500 -44.11%
East of England -11 1 £85,000 +6.25%
Basildon - 1 £85,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £110,000 -
Essex - 1 £85,000 -

QADirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing QADirector 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 QADirector.

1 8 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Hudson
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
4 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
4 1 (12.50%) CSSLP

QADirector
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing QADirector 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 QADirector. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) Hudson
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) QA Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Testing Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) QA Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Engagement Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
1 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) System Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) B2B
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CSSLP
1 1 (12.50%) CISM
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) CEH
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Progress