The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 115 105 69
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -36
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 11 17 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.55% 0.94% 2.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.20% 6.42% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 49
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £46,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -2.66%
Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
344 265 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.06% 14.62% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 301 231 297
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,397 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
QuickTest Pro
South West

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 17 April 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 17 (94.44%) LoadRunner
2 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
3 13 (72.22%) ISEB
4 11 (61.11%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
6 8 (44.44%) Software Testing
6 8 (44.44%) QA
6 8 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (44.44%) SoapUI
6 8 (44.44%) HP
6 8 (44.44%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
7 7 (38.89%) Degree
8 6 (33.33%) Performance Testing
9 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
10 4 (22.22%) JIRA
10 4 (22.22%) BPEL
10 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (22.22%) XML
10 4 (22.22%) SOA
10 4 (22.22%) Oracle
11 3 (16.67%) Test Management
12 2 (11.11%) Selenium
12 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
12 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
12 2 (11.11%) Web Services
12 2 (11.11%) VBScript

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) LoadRunner
2 8 (44.44%) SoapUI
3 4 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (5.56%) TestComplete
5 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.56%) Redmine
5 1 (5.56%) WATIR
5 1 (5.56%) JMeter
5 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner Tester
5 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Tester
5 1 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 8 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 8 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 6 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
5 4 (22.22%) BPEL
6 3 (16.67%) Test Management
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
8 1 (5.56%) V-Model
8 1 (5.56%) CRM
8 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VBScript
2 2 (11.11%) VB
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) ISEB
2 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (38.89%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft