The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compuware QADirector
Rank 876 889 873
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing QADirector 2 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.012% 0.024% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 12
Average salary £130,000 £46,250 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+181.08% -43.93%
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year
- -39.39%

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
17100 16352 16726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.15% 15.94% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14503 13422 14587
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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

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
Top 2 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 30 January 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
London -1 2 £130,000 +205.88%
England -6 2 £130,000 +181.08%

QADirector
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) PMI
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cognizant
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python

QADirector
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PMI
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cognizant