The table below looks at the statistics for QARun skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QARun over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compuware QARun
Rank - 937 886
Permanent jobs citing QARun 0 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.047% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary - - £30,000

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
17843 19179 15997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.51% 16.22% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14903 16154 13633
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

QARun
Jobs Demand Trend

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

QARun Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QARun
Salary Trend

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

QARun Salary Trend in the UK

QARun
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing QARun 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 QARun.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Windows

QARun
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing QARun 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 QARun. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (50.00%) Toad
1 2 (50.00%) WinRunner
1 2 (50.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) WinForms
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle