The table below looks at the statistics for TestPartner skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestPartner 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 TestPartner
Rank 949 940 938
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing TestPartner 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.011% 0.006% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 11
Average salary £45,500 £26,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -52.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £26,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £26,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £26,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -52.72%

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% -

TestPartner
Jobs Demand Trend

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

TestPartner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TestPartner
Salary Trend

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

TestPartner Salary Trend in the UK

TestPartner
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestPartner over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

TestPartner Salary Histogram in the UK

TestPartner
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestPartner 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 +8 1 £37,500 +44.23%
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £53,500 -
Scotland - 1 £53,500 -

TestPartner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing TestPartner 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 TestPartner.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) QARun

TestPartner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing TestPartner 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 TestPartner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (20.00%) QARun
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (20.00%) Toad
2 1 (20.00%) WebLOAD
2 1 (20.00%) WinRunner
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) V-Model
2 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP