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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 198 174 197
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +23
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 17 44 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.81% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.01% 7.00% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 40 12
Average salary £41,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.27% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,341 £30,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £37,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
564 629 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.21% 11.52% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 443 511 490
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -33 12 £26,671 -24.87% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £67,500 -
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 52 (72.22%) Selenium
2 42 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
3 30 (41.67%) HP
4 29 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (33.33%) QA
6 21 (29.17%) Degree
6 21 (29.17%) Automation Testing
7 20 (27.78%) ISEB
8 18 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 18 (25.00%) Cucumber
9 17 (23.61%) LoadRunner
10 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 16 (22.22%) System Testing
10 16 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
11 15 (20.83%) Test Automation
11 15 (20.83%) ISTQB
12 14 (19.44%) Computer Science
12 14 (19.44%) HTML
12 14 (19.44%) CSS
13 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
13 13 (18.06%) Finance
13 13 (18.06%) Test Management
13 13 (18.06%) Software Testing
14 12 (16.67%) jQuery
14 12 (16.67%) C#
14 12 (16.67%) Waterfall
14 12 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 12 (16.67%) Test Planning
15 11 (15.28%) Telecoms

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS Project
2 5 (6.94%) MS Office
2 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 52 (72.22%) Selenium
2 18 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 17 (23.61%) LoadRunner
4 4 (5.56%) JBehave
5 3 (4.17%) JMeter
5 3 (4.17%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.78%) Robotium
6 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.78%) RSpec
6 2 (2.78%) Ranorex
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.78%) Subversion
7 1 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.39%) WinRunner
7 1 (1.39%) TestDirector
7 1 (1.39%) JIRA
7 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.94%) Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Marketing
4 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 4 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Test Manager
2 20 (27.78%) Tester
3 13 (18.06%) Test Engineer
4 12 (16.67%) Software Tester
4 12 (16.67%) Junior Tester
4 12 (16.67%) Junior
4 12 (16.67%) Analyst
4 12 (16.67%) Junior Software Tester
5 11 (15.28%) QA Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) Test Analyst
6 10 (13.89%) Automation Tester
7 9 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 8 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
8 8 (11.11%) QA Tester
8 8 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
8 8 (11.11%) Support Engineer
8 8 (11.11%) Graduate
8 8 (11.11%) Graduate Software Tester
8 8 (11.11%) Junior Test Engineer
9 6 (8.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) HTML
1 14 (19.44%) CSS
2 12 (16.67%) jQuery
3 8 (11.11%) .NET
4 5 (6.94%) Application Packaging
5 4 (5.56%) HTML5
5 4 (5.56%) Web Services
6 2 (2.78%) Ajax
6 2 (2.78%) XML
7 1 (1.39%) SOAP
7 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (19.44%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.78%) New Media
4 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Windows XP
1 9 (12.50%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.94%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.78%) Linux
5 1 (1.39%) UNIX
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) Automation Testing
3 18 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 16 (22.22%) System Testing
5 15 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 13 (18.06%) Test Management
6 13 (18.06%) Software Testing
7 12 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 12 (16.67%) Test Planning
8 10 (13.89%) Scrum
8 10 (13.89%) Line Management
9 9 (12.50%) ITIL
9 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (11.11%) Release Management
10 8 (11.11%) People Management
11 7 (9.72%) Change Management
11 7 (9.72%) Test Scripting
12 6 (8.33%) Integration Testing
13 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
13 5 (6.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 12 (16.67%) C#
3 10 (13.89%) Java
4 6 (8.33%) VB
5 4 (5.56%) C++
5 4 (5.56%) SQL
5 4 (5.56%) VBScript
6 2 (2.78%) Groovy
6 2 (2.78%) XPath
6 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (29.17%) Degree
2 20 (27.78%) ISEB
3 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 15 (20.83%) ISTQB
4 12 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (11.11%) DV Cleared
6 7 (9.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 42 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) HP
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.72%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
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