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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compuware QADirector
Rank 945 939 945
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing QADirector 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.033% 0.012% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £105,000 £130,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +181.08%
UK excluding London average salary £105,000 - £50,000

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
18161 16965 16576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.89% 16.23% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15618 14382 13600
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% -

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 6 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 5 February 2016. 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 +12 6 £105,000 -19.23%
London +3 3 £115,000 -11.53%
East of England - 3 £105,000 -
City of London - 3 £115,000 -
St Albans - 3 £105,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £105,000 -

QADirector
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) TestDirector
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Derivative
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Product Management
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case

QADirector
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Head of QA
1 3 (42.86%) Head of Test
2 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Development Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Product Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA