The first table below looks at the demand for TestPartner skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestPartner over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compuware TestPartner
Rank - 207 198
Permanent jobs citing TestPartner 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.054% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.45% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £30,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+116.66% -11.11%
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
756 665 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.03% 12.00% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 656 592 636
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £25,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
TestPartner
England

TestPartner
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

TestPartner Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

TestPartner
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TestPartner across the West Midlands region.

TestPartner Salary Trend in the West Midlands

TestPartner
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Compuware
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Robot
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

TestPartner
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Robot
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Compuware