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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 38 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 3 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.21% 8.89% 7.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.50% 61.54% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £61,250 £47,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.94% -29.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.14%
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
40 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 16.19% 14.44% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 15
Average salary £42,500 £66,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.84% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £67,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Brentwood

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (62.50%) ISEB
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (37.50%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) XMLSpy
5 2 (25.00%) Middleware
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) VBScript
5 2 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) AS400
6 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (12.50%) WebDriver

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) AWD
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (25.00%) XMLSpy
4 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Test Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Manager
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) VBScript
1 2 (25.00%) VB
1 2 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP