The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 111 105 98
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 8 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.42% 0.97% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.39% 7.82% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 15
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
236 243 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.47% 12.44% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 214 225 195
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
QuickTest Pro
West Midlands

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 14 July 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Birmingham

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 (76.92%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (53.85%) Test Management
2 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
4 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
4 5 (38.46%) QA
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 4 (30.77%) V-Model
5 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
5 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
6 3 (23.08%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
6 3 (23.08%) Selenium
6 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
6 3 (23.08%) SAP HR
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) SQL

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Project
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) TestDirector
3 1 (7.69%) Rational Robot
3 1 (7.69%) TestPartner
3 1 (7.69%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Test Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Test Management
2 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) V-Model
4 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Usability Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
3 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (23.08%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Compuware
2 1 (7.69%) HP
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