The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 106 104 80
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 17 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% 0.89% 1.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.00% 4.50% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 28
Average salary £34,500 £56,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.66% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,380 £27,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £72,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
QuickTest Pro
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
340 311 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.33% 19.67% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 284 271 206
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,830 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 Bristol

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Bristol

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 15 (68.18%) Test Scripting
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) ISEB
4 11 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 11 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 11 (50.00%) Selenium
5 8 (36.36%) Legal
5 8 (36.36%) LoadRunner
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 8 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (31.82%) Business Transformation
6 7 (31.82%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (31.82%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (31.82%) Data Migration
6 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
6 7 (31.82%) Supply Chain Management
6 7 (31.82%) Supplier Management
6 7 (31.82%) SOA
6 7 (31.82%) IBM
6 7 (31.82%) HP
6 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (31.82%) Migration
7 6 (27.27%) MS Access
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle
7 6 (27.27%) Line Management
8 5 (22.73%) Test Management
9 4 (18.18%) VBA

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MS Access
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Selenium
2 8 (36.36%) LoadRunner
3 7 (31.82%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
4 2 (9.09%) FitNesse
5 1 (4.55%) TestComplete
5 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.55%) JMeter
5 1 (4.55%) WATIR
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Tester
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
1 10 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Tester
2 6 (27.27%) Automated Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Test Scripting
2 11 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 11 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 7 (31.82%) Data Migration
4 7 (31.82%) Business Transformation
4 7 (31.82%) Supplier Management
4 7 (31.82%) Supply Chain Management
4 7 (31.82%) SOA
4 7 (31.82%) Migration
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Line Management
6 5 (22.73%) Test Management
7 3 (13.64%) UML
8 2 (9.09%) SSADM
8 2 (9.09%) DSDM
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.09%) TDD
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) VBA
3 2 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) ISEB
2 8 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
5 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) HP
2 7 (31.82%) IBM
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + bonus + health + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Medical, 28days hol
Posted: 5 days ago