The table below looks at the statistics for RIATest skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIATest 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
Cogitek RIATest
Rank 928 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RIATest 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.011% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £46,250 - -
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% -

RIATest
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RIATest Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RIATest
Salary Trend

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

RIATest Salary Trend in the UK

RIATest
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIATest within the UK over the 3 months to 13 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
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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 - 2 £46,250 -
England - 2 £46,250 -

RIATest
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint

RIATest
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Lightstreamer
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) FlexUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Internet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (25.00%) GWT
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Parsley
3 1 (25.00%) Swiz
3 1 (25.00%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) RIA
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Perforce
1 1 (25.00%) Rally
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase