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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 163 169 195
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +26
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 60 53 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.01% 0.94% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.72% 8.03% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 31
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £71,050 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
688 660 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.64% 11.72% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 534 568 621
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 September 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 22 September 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 -9 36 £41,500 -17.00% 5
Slough +2 7 £38,500 +10.00%
Bracknell -3 7 - -
Maidenhead -14 7 £38,500 +10.00%
Newbury +9 2 £40,750 -18.50% 1
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 88 (78.57%) HP Quality Center
2 62 (55.36%) Finance
3 48 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 46 (41.07%) VBScript
5 45 (40.18%) Test Automation
6 40 (35.71%) Test Scripting
7 38 (33.93%) Automation Testing
8 37 (33.04%) Selenium
9 35 (31.25%) ISEB
10 29 (25.89%) ISTQB
11 28 (25.00%) XML
12 25 (22.32%) Windows
12 25 (22.32%) LoadRunner
13 24 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (21.43%) Integration Testing
13 24 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (21.43%) System Testing
14 23 (20.54%) Security Cleared
15 22 (19.64%) QA
16 21 (18.75%) SQL
17 20 (17.86%) WinRunner
18 19 (16.96%) Telecoms
18 19 (16.96%) HP
18 19 (16.96%) SC Cleared
19 18 (16.07%) Automated Testing
19 18 (16.07%) Windows XP
19 18 (16.07%) TestDirector
20 16 (14.29%) Oracle
21 15 (13.39%) Scrum
21 15 (13.39%) Test Strategy

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (10.71%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (5.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.57%) IIS
4 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) LAN
1 5 (4.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.04%) Oracle Database
1 9 (8.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (33.04%) Selenium
2 25 (22.32%) LoadRunner
3 20 (17.86%) WinRunner
4 18 (16.07%) TestDirector
5 6 (5.36%) WebDriver
5 6 (5.36%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.46%) SilkPerformer
6 5 (4.46%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (1.79%) Subversion
8 1 (0.89%) Xcode
8 1 (0.89%) eggPlant
General
1 62 (55.36%) Finance
2 19 (16.96%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.71%) Retail
4 7 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (70.54%) Analyst
2 78 (69.64%) Test Analyst
3 45 (40.18%) Senior Analyst
3 45 (40.18%) Senior Test Analyst
4 23 (20.54%) Tester
5 21 (18.75%) Test Engineer
6 17 (15.18%) Senior Tester
7 13 (11.61%) Automation Tester
8 12 (10.71%) Senior Automation Tester
9 11 (9.82%) Senior Test Engineer
10 9 (8.04%) Performance Test Analyst
10 9 (8.04%) Performance Analyst
11 7 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
11 7 (6.25%) Test Leader
12 6 (5.36%) Senior Performance Analyst
12 6 (5.36%) Performance Test Leader
12 6 (5.36%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
13 5 (4.46%) Test Manager
13 5 (4.46%) Consultant
13 5 (4.46%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.00%) XML
2 8 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 6 (5.36%) Clustering
3 4 (3.57%) Open Source
4 3 (2.68%) iPad
4 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.32%) Windows
2 24 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (16.07%) Windows XP
4 9 (8.04%) Linux
5 7 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.36%) UNIX
7 4 (3.57%) Solaris
8 1 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 45 (40.18%) Test Automation
3 40 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 38 (33.93%) Automation Testing
5 24 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 24 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (21.43%) System Testing
6 18 (16.07%) Automated Testing
7 15 (13.39%) Scrum
7 15 (13.39%) Test Strategy
8 14 (12.50%) Test Management
9 13 (11.61%) Migration
10 7 (6.25%) Regression Testing
10 7 (6.25%) Data Migration
11 6 (5.36%) Performance Testing
11 6 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (3.57%) Software Distribution
12 4 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.07%) VBScript
2 21 (18.75%) SQL
3 10 (8.93%) C
4 8 (7.14%) C#
5 4 (3.57%) VB
6 1 (0.89%) Python
6 1 (0.89%) Perl
6 1 (0.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (31.25%) ISEB
2 29 (25.89%) ISTQB
3 23 (20.54%) Security Cleared
4 19 (16.96%) SC Cleared
5 10 (8.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (5.36%) DV Cleared
6 6 (5.36%) Degree
7 3 (2.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.64%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.46%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 88 (78.57%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (9.82%) Netcool
2 11 (9.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (5.36%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (16.96%) HP
2 16 (14.29%) Oracle
3 11 (9.82%) Fujitsu
4 7 (6.25%) Citrix
5 6 (5.36%) McAfee
5 6 (5.36%) Veritas
6 5 (4.46%) VMware
7 4 (3.57%) NetApp
8 3 (2.68%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £69000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago