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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 115 111 120
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 6 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 0.82% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.16% 5.30% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 7
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
278 302 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.57% 15.40% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 249 271 330
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
QuickTest Pro
Cambridgeshire

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Cambridge

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (71.43%) ISEB
2 9 (64.29%) Test Strategy
3 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (50.00%) QA
3 7 (50.00%) Selenium
3 7 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Integration Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Test Management
4 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (42.86%) HP
4 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) SAP
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
7 2 (14.29%) Internet
7 2 (14.29%) UNIX
7 2 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) MS Office
7 2 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) QALoad
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Test Manager
2 6 (42.86%) Test Project Leader
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Test Manager
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Manager
2 6 (42.86%) Project Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Senior SAP Test Manager
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Test Strategy
2 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Test Management
3 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Web Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) BDD
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.14%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) ISEB
2 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) HP
1 6 (42.86%) SAP