The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 165 213 203
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -10
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 64 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.10% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.71% 2.53% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 41 10 19
Average salary £40,000 £44,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.60% +30.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £29,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £73,250 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
QuickTest Pro
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
659 672 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.34% 11.39% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 509 542 618
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 +41 44 £36,500 +12.30% 1
Slough -8 7 £40,000 -50.00% 1
Maidenhead +7 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Newbury - 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Hungerford -2 1 - -
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 81 (65.85%) HP Quality Center
2 55 (44.72%) ISEB
3 52 (42.28%) Selenium
4 47 (38.21%) Test Automation
5 46 (37.40%) Test Scripting
6 45 (36.59%) Finance
7 40 (32.52%) ISTQB
8 39 (31.71%) Windows
8 39 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (30.08%) SQL
10 36 (29.27%) Security Cleared
11 34 (27.64%) Automation Testing
12 30 (24.39%) Manual Testing
13 28 (22.76%) WinRunner
14 27 (21.95%) Windows XP
14 27 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
15 25 (20.33%) TestDirector
16 23 (18.70%) QA
16 23 (18.70%) VBScript
16 23 (18.70%) Oracle
17 21 (17.07%) Test Management
18 20 (16.26%) Degree
18 20 (16.26%) SC Cleared
18 20 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (15.45%) LoadRunner
19 19 (15.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 19 (15.45%) System Testing
19 19 (15.45%) HP
19 19 (15.45%) Migration
20 17 (13.82%) Scrum

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (13.01%) MS Exchange
1 16 (13.01%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (3.25%) IIS
2 4 (3.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.88%) MS Office
3 2 (1.63%) MS Project
3 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.32%) LAN
1 9 (7.32%) WAN
2 3 (2.44%) HTTP
2 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (0.81%) MGCP
3 1 (0.81%) RTP
3 1 (0.81%) SS7
3 1 (0.81%) Megaco
3 1 (0.81%) ISUP
3 1 (0.81%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.38%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (42.28%) Selenium
2 28 (22.76%) WinRunner
3 25 (20.33%) TestDirector
4 19 (15.45%) LoadRunner
5 15 (12.20%) Cucumber
6 7 (5.69%) WebDriver
7 6 (4.88%) SilkPerformer
8 3 (2.44%) JIRA
8 3 (2.44%) Bugzilla
8 3 (2.44%) MSTest
8 3 (2.44%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (1.63%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.81%) Xcode
10 1 (0.81%) Subversion
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.81%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.81%) eggPlant
General
1 45 (36.59%) Finance
2 15 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.50%) Retail
4 7 (5.69%) Banking
5 3 (2.44%) Automotive
5 3 (2.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (45.53%) Analyst
2 55 (44.72%) Test Analyst
3 33 (26.83%) Senior Analyst
3 33 (26.83%) Test Engineer
3 33 (26.83%) Senior Test Analyst
4 31 (25.20%) Tester
5 20 (16.26%) Senior Tester
6 18 (14.63%) Automation Tester
7 12 (9.76%) Automation Engineer
8 10 (8.13%) Junior Software Tester
8 10 (8.13%) Senior Automation Tester
8 10 (8.13%) Junior
8 10 (8.13%) Test Manager
8 10 (8.13%) Software Tester
8 10 (8.13%) QA Engineer
8 10 (8.13%) Junior Tester
9 9 (7.32%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (7.32%) Software Engineer
10 8 (6.50%) Software Test Engineer
10 8 (6.50%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.38%) XML
2 13 (10.57%) HTML
3 10 (8.13%) CSS
3 10 (8.13%) jQuery
4 7 (5.69%) .NET
5 2 (1.63%) Web Services
5 2 (1.63%) HTML5
6 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (13.01%) Clustering
3 12 (9.76%) Client/Server
3 12 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.69%) Open Source
5 2 (1.63%) iPad
5 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.81%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.71%) Windows
2 27 (21.95%) Windows XP
2 27 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (10.57%) Linux
4 11 (8.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (8.94%) Windows 7
5 10 (8.13%) UNIX
6 5 (4.07%) Solaris
7 3 (2.44%) AIX
8 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.21%) Test Automation
2 46 (37.40%) Test Scripting
3 39 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (27.64%) Automation Testing
5 30 (24.39%) Manual Testing
6 21 (17.07%) Test Management
7 19 (15.45%) System Testing
7 19 (15.45%) Migration
8 17 (13.82%) Scrum
9 14 (11.38%) Test Planning
10 13 (10.57%) Automated Testing
10 13 (10.57%) Waterfall
11 12 (9.76%) Data Migration
11 12 (9.76%) Integration Testing
12 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (8.13%) Test Strategy
14 9 (7.32%) Regression Testing
14 9 (7.32%) Line Management
15 8 (6.50%) Change Management
15 8 (6.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.08%) SQL
2 23 (18.70%) VBScript
3 10 (8.13%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.13%) C#
4 3 (2.44%) C++
4 3 (2.44%) Java
5 2 (1.63%) C
6 1 (0.81%) Perl
6 1 (0.81%) PHP
6 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.81%) VB
6 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 55 (44.72%) ISEB
2 40 (32.52%) ISTQB
3 36 (29.27%) Security Cleared
4 20 (16.26%) Degree
4 20 (16.26%) SC Cleared
5 19 (15.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (7.32%) DV Cleared
7 8 (6.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.70%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.88%) VMware ESX
3 5 (4.07%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 81 (65.85%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (13.01%) McAfee ePO
2 16 (13.01%) Netcool
2 16 (13.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (18.70%) Oracle
2 19 (15.45%) HP
3 16 (13.01%) Citrix
3 16 (13.01%) Veritas
3 16 (13.01%) McAfee
4 10 (8.13%) Fujitsu
5 8 (6.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.88%) VMware
7 5 (4.07%) NetApp
8 1 (0.81%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.81%) Nortel
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco
8 1 (0.81%) Huawei
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago