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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compuware TestPartner
Rank - 864 875
Permanent jobs citing TestPartner 0 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.011% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.066% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 9
Average salary - £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +69.23%
UK excluding London average salary - £55,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +69.23%

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
16790 16583 16887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.12% 15.90% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14232 13622 14732
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (83.33%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) QALoad
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 4 (66.67%) jMock
3 4 (66.67%) SilkPerformer
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) QMS
3 4 (66.67%) EasyMock
3 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 4 (66.67%) JUnit
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

TestPartner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (16.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (66.67%) QALoad
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) jMock
2 4 (66.67%) SilkPerformer
2 4 (66.67%) EasyMock
2 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 4 (66.67%) JUnit
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Head of Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 4 (66.67%) QMS
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center