The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 25 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 167 173 191
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 47 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.85% 0.83% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.71% 7.65% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 39
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
700 601 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.60% 10.91% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 574 521 670
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Berkshire region.

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Berkshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Berkshire

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Reading +5 35 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Newbury +8 2 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Slough +5 2 £38,500 +10.00%
Maidenhead -12 2 £38,500 +10.00%
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing QuickTest Pro 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 QuickTest Pro.

1 57 (72.15%) HP Quality Center
2 39 (49.37%) Finance
3 34 (43.04%) Manual Testing
4 33 (41.77%) Selenium
4 33 (41.77%) VBScript
5 30 (37.97%) Test Scripting
6 26 (32.91%) Automation Testing
7 24 (30.38%) Test Automation
8 23 (29.11%) QA
9 22 (27.85%) LoadRunner
9 22 (27.85%) XML
10 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (24.05%) System Testing
11 19 (24.05%) Integration Testing
12 15 (18.99%) HP
12 15 (18.99%) Automated Testing
12 15 (18.99%) ISTQB
13 14 (17.72%) ISEB
13 14 (17.72%) C#
14 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
14 12 (15.19%) .NET
14 12 (15.19%) TestDirector
14 12 (15.19%) Windows
14 12 (15.19%) Test Strategy
15 11 (13.92%) WinRunner
15 11 (13.92%) C
16 10 (12.66%) Scrum
16 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
17 9 (11.39%) Retail

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing QuickTest Pro 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 QuickTest Pro. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.86%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (41.77%) Selenium
2 22 (27.85%) LoadRunner
3 12 (15.19%) TestDirector
4 11 (13.92%) WinRunner
5 6 (7.59%) WebDriver
6 5 (6.33%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (2.53%) Ranorex
8 1 (1.27%) eggPlant
8 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.27%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.27%) JMeter
8 1 (1.27%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.27%) Subversion
8 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 39 (49.37%) Finance
2 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
3 9 (11.39%) Retail
4 4 (5.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (69.62%) Analyst
2 54 (68.35%) Test Analyst
3 30 (37.97%) Senior Analyst
3 30 (37.97%) Senior Test Analyst
4 18 (22.78%) Tester
5 14 (17.72%) Test Engineer
6 10 (12.66%) Senior Tester
7 9 (11.39%) Performance Analyst
7 9 (11.39%) Performance Test Analyst
8 6 (7.59%) Automation Tester
8 6 (7.59%) Senior Test Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) QA Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) QA Tester
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Performance Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Automation Tester
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Test Leader
10 4 (5.06%) Performance Test Leader
10 4 (5.06%) QA Test Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.85%) XML
2 12 (15.19%) .NET
3 2 (2.53%) HTML
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Open Source
2 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.27%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (1.27%) Clustering
3 1 (1.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Windows
2 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (7.59%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.80%) Linux
5 1 (1.27%) UNIX
5 1 (1.27%) SUSE
5 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) Manual Testing
2 30 (37.97%) Test Scripting
3 26 (32.91%) Automation Testing
4 24 (30.38%) Test Automation
5 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (24.05%) Integration Testing
6 19 (24.05%) System Testing
7 15 (18.99%) Automated Testing
8 12 (15.19%) Test Strategy
9 10 (12.66%) Scrum
10 4 (5.06%) Performance Testing
10 4 (5.06%) Test Management
11 3 (3.80%) Software Distribution
11 3 (3.80%) Software Testing
12 2 (2.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (2.53%) Migration
12 2 (2.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (2.53%) CRM
12 2 (2.53%) ERP
12 2 (2.53%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.77%) VBScript
2 14 (17.72%) C#
3 11 (13.92%) C
4 7 (8.86%) SQL
5 4 (5.06%) VB
6 3 (3.80%) Java
7 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.53%) Python
8 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (18.99%) ISTQB
2 14 (17.72%) ISEB
3 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
3 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.59%) Degree
5 4 (5.06%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (29.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 57 (72.15%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (7.59%) Netcool
2 6 (7.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) HP
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) Fujitsu
3 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.53%) Citrix
5 1 (1.27%) Veritas
5 1 (1.27%) McAfee
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Salary: From £39,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago