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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 127 130 113
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 9 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.45% 0.21% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.25% 1.10% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 10
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
400 362 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 20.06% 18.95% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 343 303 223
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 19 (76.00%) Test Scripting
2 17 (68.00%) Test Automation
3 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) ISEB
3 16 (64.00%) Software Testing
4 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (56.00%) Finance
6 13 (52.00%) Selenium
7 12 (48.00%) Automated Testing
8 10 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (36.00%) Oracle
9 9 (36.00%) MS Access
9 9 (36.00%) Line Management
10 7 (28.00%) Test Management
11 6 (24.00%) VBA
11 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
12 5 (20.00%) UML
12 5 (20.00%) Legal
13 4 (16.00%) VB
13 4 (16.00%) SSADM
13 4 (16.00%) DSDM
13 4 (16.00%) SOA
13 4 (16.00%) IBM
13 4 (16.00%) HP
13 4 (16.00%) LoadRunner
13 4 (16.00%) Advertising
13 4 (16.00%) Migration
13 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (16.00%) Supply Chain Management

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MS Access
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Selenium
2 4 (16.00%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (16.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.00%) FitNesse
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Legal
3 4 (16.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Tester
2 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Senior Tester
2 9 (36.00%) Automated Tester
3 8 (32.00%) Automation Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Test Automation Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Automation Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Test Scripting
2 17 (68.00%) Test Automation
3 16 (64.00%) Software Testing
4 12 (48.00%) Automated Testing
5 9 (36.00%) Line Management
6 7 (28.00%) Test Management
7 5 (20.00%) UML
8 4 (16.00%) SSADM
8 4 (16.00%) DSDM
8 4 (16.00%) SOA
8 4 (16.00%) Migration
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) Supply Chain Management
8 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
8 4 (16.00%) Supplier Management
8 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Business Transformation
9 2 (8.00%) Functional Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
9 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) VBA
3 4 (16.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) ISEB
2 10 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) IBM
3 4 (16.00%) HP
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