The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 108 118 112
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 19 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.88% 0.75% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.71% 5.23% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 13
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £25,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,050 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
283 287 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.11% 14.43% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 264 266 307
Average salary £43,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.47% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -12 13 £45,000 +60.71% 1
Beaconsfield - 2 £38,500 -
High Wycombe - 2 £38,500 - 3
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 13 (50.00%) Selenium
3 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) ISEB
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle
4 9 (34.62%) Test Management
4 9 (34.62%) QA
4 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Automation Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
5 8 (30.77%) Project Management
5 8 (30.77%) SOAP
5 8 (30.77%) C#
5 8 (30.77%) Windows
6 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
6 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
6 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
6 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
7 6 (23.08%) .NET
7 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
7 6 (23.08%) Scrum
8 5 (19.23%) JMeter
8 5 (19.23%) Windows NT
8 5 (19.23%) Java
8 5 (19.23%) VBScript
8 5 (19.23%) UNIX
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 5 (19.23%) BDD

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (19.23%) JMeter
2 5 (19.23%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Test Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Test Leader
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Test Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Automated Tester
6 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior QA Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (3.85%) QA Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) SOAP
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows NT
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
2 9 (34.62%) Test Management
2 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
2 9 (34.62%) Automation Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
4 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
5 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) BDD
6 5 (19.23%) TDD
6 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Logistics
8 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
8 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
8 3 (11.54%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) VBScript
4 3 (11.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) ISEB
2 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
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