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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 122 103 114
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 7 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.36% 0.93% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.84% 4.51% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 11
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
381 355 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 19.86% 20.60% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 328 290 207
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 3 March 2015, 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 (76.19%) Test Automation
2 15 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 15 (71.43%) SQL
3 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) ISEB
3 14 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Selenium
5 9 (42.86%) Finance
5 9 (42.86%) Automated Testing
6 8 (38.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (38.10%) Oracle
7 7 (33.33%) MS Access
7 7 (33.33%) Line Management
8 5 (23.81%) VB
8 5 (23.81%) VBA
8 5 (23.81%) Test Management
9 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (19.05%) UML
9 4 (19.05%) SSADM
9 4 (19.05%) DSDM
9 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (19.05%) Advertising
10 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
11 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
11 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
11 2 (9.52%) QA
11 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
11 2 (9.52%) Law

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) FitNesse
2 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Law
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Test Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Tester
3 9 (42.86%) Automation Analyst
4 7 (33.33%) Automated Tester
4 7 (33.33%) Test Automation Analyst
5 6 (28.57%) Senior Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Software Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Test Automation
2 15 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 14 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 9 (42.86%) Automated Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Line Management
6 5 (23.81%) Test Management
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (19.05%) UML
7 4 (19.05%) SSADM
7 4 (19.05%) DSDM
8 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
10 1 (4.76%) Web Testing
10 1 (4.76%) Scrum
10 1 (4.76%) TDD
10 1 (4.76%) BDD
10 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
10 1 (4.76%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) VB
2 5 (23.81%) VBA
3 2 (9.52%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) ISEB
2 8 (38.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
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