The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 120 108 111
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 9 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.50% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.99% 5.33% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 3
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
QuickTest Pro
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
301 169 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.68% 9.35% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 263 142 180
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Birmingham

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Birmingham

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (83.33%) ISEB
1 10 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 9 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (75.00%) Selenium
3 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (50.00%) QA
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
7 3 (25.00%) System Testing
7 3 (25.00%) User Stories
7 3 (25.00%) C
7 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
7 3 (25.00%) JIRA
7 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (25.00%) FitNesse
8 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Retail
8 2 (16.67%) Telerik
8 2 (16.67%) SilkPerformer
8 2 (16.67%) SOA
8 2 (16.67%) JMeter
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Validation

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) JMeter
3 2 (16.67%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (8.33%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) QA Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Automated Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) User Stories
6 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) System Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Test Management
7 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) SOA
7 2 (16.67%) Validation
8 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) ISEB
2 9 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Telerik