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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 170 206 196
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -10
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 51 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.93% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 2.41% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 38 12 13
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £54,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +9.28%
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
663 664 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.03% 12.13% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 511 542 528
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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
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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 +21 31 £32,500 -3.70% 2
Maidenhead +3 9 £57,500 +15.00%
Slough - 3 £42,500 - 1
Wokingham - 1 - -
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 73 (62.93%) HP Quality Center
2 61 (52.59%) Selenium
3 51 (43.97%) ISEB
4 47 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (31.90%) Test Automation
6 35 (30.17%) Security Cleared
6 35 (30.17%) ISTQB
7 32 (27.59%) HP
7 32 (27.59%) Windows
8 31 (26.72%) Test Scripting
8 31 (26.72%) Automation Testing
9 30 (25.86%) QA
10 29 (25.00%) Finance
11 28 (24.14%) LoadRunner
12 27 (23.28%) SQL
12 27 (23.28%) Degree
12 27 (23.28%) Test Management
13 26 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (20.69%) WinRunner
15 23 (19.83%) Performance Testing
16 22 (18.97%) Windows XP
16 22 (18.97%) Telecoms
17 21 (18.10%) TestDirector
17 21 (18.10%) System Testing
17 21 (18.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 20 (17.24%) Waterfall
18 20 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
18 20 (17.24%) Oracle
18 20 (17.24%) HTML
19 19 (16.38%) Computer Science

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 14 (12.07%) SharePoint Server
2 13 (11.21%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.45%) IIS
3 4 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (14.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.90%) MS Office
3 5 (4.31%) MS Project
3 5 (4.31%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.31%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) LAN
1 7 (6.03%) WAN
2 3 (2.59%) HTTP
2 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.59%) DNS
3 1 (0.86%) MGCP
3 1 (0.86%) RTP
3 1 (0.86%) SS7
3 1 (0.86%) Megaco
3 1 (0.86%) ISUP
3 1 (0.86%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.62%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 61 (52.59%) Selenium
2 28 (24.14%) LoadRunner
3 24 (20.69%) WinRunner
4 21 (18.10%) TestDirector
5 17 (14.66%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.31%) SilkPerformer
7 4 (3.45%) JIRA
7 4 (3.45%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.59%) MSTest
8 3 (2.59%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.72%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.86%) JMeter
10 1 (0.86%) Xcode
10 1 (0.86%) Subversion
10 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.86%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.86%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (25.00%) Finance
2 22 (18.97%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.62%) Retail
4 9 (7.76%) Banking
5 5 (4.31%) Marketing
6 4 (3.45%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.59%) Automotive
8 1 (0.86%) Law
8 1 (0.86%) Legal
8 1 (0.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (30.17%) Tester
2 33 (28.45%) Analyst
3 31 (26.72%) Test Analyst
4 27 (23.28%) Test Engineer
5 22 (18.97%) Test Manager
6 17 (14.66%) Junior
6 17 (14.66%) Senior Analyst
6 17 (14.66%) Senior Test Analyst
6 17 (14.66%) Software Tester
6 17 (14.66%) Junior Tester
6 17 (14.66%) Junior Software Tester
7 16 (13.79%) Automation Tester
7 16 (13.79%) QA Engineer
8 14 (12.07%) Software Engineer
9 13 (11.21%) QA Tester
9 13 (11.21%) Graduate
9 13 (11.21%) Software Test Engineer
9 13 (11.21%) Graduate Software Tester
9 13 (11.21%) Junior Software Engineer
9 13 (11.21%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.24%) HTML
2 17 (14.66%) CSS
2 17 (14.66%) jQuery
3 7 (6.03%) .NET
4 5 (4.31%) XML
5 4 (3.45%) HTML5
6 2 (1.72%) Web Services
7 1 (0.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (16.38%) Computer Science
3 13 (11.21%) Clustering
4 7 (6.03%) Client/Server
5 6 (5.17%) Open Source
6 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.72%) New Media
8 1 (0.86%) iPad
8 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.86%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (27.59%) Windows
2 22 (18.97%) Windows XP
3 20 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (9.48%) Linux
5 10 (8.62%) UNIX
6 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (6.90%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.31%) Solaris
9 3 (2.59%) AIX
10 1 (0.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.90%) Test Automation
3 31 (26.72%) Test Scripting
3 31 (26.72%) Automation Testing
4 27 (23.28%) Test Management
5 23 (19.83%) Performance Testing
6 21 (18.10%) System Testing
7 20 (17.24%) Waterfall
8 18 (15.52%) Scrum
9 17 (14.66%) Test Planning
10 14 (12.07%) Software Testing
10 14 (12.07%) Manual Testing
11 11 (9.48%) Migration
11 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (7.76%) Line Management
13 8 (6.90%) People Management
13 8 (6.90%) Change Management
13 8 (6.90%) Integration Testing
13 8 (6.90%) Release Management
14 7 (6.03%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.28%) SQL
2 18 (15.52%) JavaScript
3 11 (9.48%) C#
4 7 (6.03%) VBScript
5 6 (5.17%) Java
6 5 (4.31%) C++
7 2 (1.72%) C
8 1 (0.86%) Perl
8 1 (0.86%) PHP
8 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 51 (43.97%) ISEB
2 35 (30.17%) ISTQB
2 35 (30.17%) Security Cleared
3 27 (23.28%) Degree
4 21 (18.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (12.93%) SC Cleared
6 8 (6.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (6.03%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.86%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (25.86%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.31%) VMware ESX
2 5 (4.31%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 73 (62.93%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (11.21%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (11.21%) Netcool
2 13 (11.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (27.59%) HP
2 20 (17.24%) Oracle
3 13 (11.21%) Citrix
3 13 (11.21%) Veritas
3 13 (11.21%) McAfee
4 10 (8.62%) Fujitsu
5 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.31%) NetApp
6 5 (4.31%) VMware
7 1 (0.86%) Huawei
7 1 (0.86%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.86%) Cisco
7 1 (0.86%) IBM
7 1 (0.86%) Nortel
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, United Kingdom
Yell
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 25 days ago