The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 29 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 12 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 5.26% 2.36% 1.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 20.00% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
QuickTest Pro
Essex

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

Development Applications Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
60 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 26.32% 11.81% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 35 9 11
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £49,500 £70,000
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 Brentwood

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Brentwood

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 15 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
3 10 (66.67%) Middleware
3 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 10 (66.67%) SOAP
3 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 10 (66.67%) SoapUI
4 8 (53.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (53.33%) Selenium
5 7 (46.67%) XMLSpy
6 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (33.33%) Software Delivery
8 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
8 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
8 4 (26.67%) MS Office
8 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) HP
9 2 (13.33%) SQL
9 2 (13.33%) TestDirector
9 2 (13.33%) Banking
9 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
9 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
10 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
10 1 (6.67%) Line Management
10 1 (6.67%) System Testing
10 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
10 1 (6.67%) AWD

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) AWD
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 8 (53.33%) Selenium
3 7 (46.67%) XMLSpy
4 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
5 2 (13.33%) TestDirector
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
2 12 (80.00%) QA Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Test Analyst
4 7 (46.67%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.67%) QA Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior QA Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) SOAP
1 10 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Management
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (53.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) HP