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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compuware TestPartner
Rank 895 925 853
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -72
Permanent jobs citing TestPartner 2 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.005% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.011% 0.031% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 30
Average salary £25,000 £60,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.33% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £60,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-58.33% +100.00%

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
18707 19135 16243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.04% 16.26% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15718 16139 13840
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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 4 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 27 July 2015. 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 +36 2 £25,000 -58.33%
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £25,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £25,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £25,000 -

TestPartner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 8 (100.00%) ISEB
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) System Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Black-Box Testing
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) MS Access
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) C#

TestPartner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
2 2 (25.00%) QADirector
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Software Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Architect
3 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) System Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Black-Box Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) VBA
2 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle