The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 107 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 15 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.85% 0.35% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.07% 2.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 0
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
QuickTest Pro
North 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 Cheshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
296 287 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.83% 16.79% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 258 256 222
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Cheshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Cheshire

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. 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
Chester - 3 £23,000 - 1
Wilmslow -6 1 £25,000 -16.66%
QuickTest Pro
North West

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 35 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (89.19%) QA
3 28 (75.68%) ISEB
4 26 (70.27%) Windows
5 25 (67.57%) Software Testing
5 25 (67.57%) Test Scripting
6 21 (56.76%) HP Quality Center
7 19 (51.35%) SQL
8 16 (43.24%) Selenium
8 16 (43.24%) Release Management
8 16 (43.24%) Performance Testing
8 16 (43.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (43.24%) MSTest
9 15 (40.54%) Manual Testing
10 11 (29.73%) Automated Testing
11 9 (24.32%) Finance
11 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
12 8 (21.62%) C#
12 8 (21.62%) .NET
12 8 (21.62%) JIRA
13 6 (16.22%) Web Services
13 6 (16.22%) RAD
13 6 (16.22%) Scrum
13 6 (16.22%) Degree
13 6 (16.22%) FitNesse
13 6 (16.22%) WebDriver
13 6 (16.22%) Cucumber
13 6 (16.22%) Automation Testing
14 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
14 5 (13.51%) ISTQB

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (2.70%) RoboHelp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Selenium
1 16 (43.24%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (43.24%) MSTest
2 8 (21.62%) JIRA
3 6 (16.22%) FitNesse
3 6 (16.22%) Cucumber
3 6 (16.22%) WebDriver
4 5 (13.51%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
6 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Tester
2 27 (72.97%) Analyst
3 24 (64.86%) Software Tester
4 22 (59.46%) QA Tester
5 19 (51.35%) Test Analyst
6 10 (27.03%) Consultant
6 10 (27.03%) Test Consultant
6 10 (27.03%) Software Consultant
6 10 (27.03%) QA Analyst
6 10 (27.03%) QA Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Automation Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Manual Tester
9 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Junior
9 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Junior Tester
9 1 (2.70%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) Web Services
3 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.11%) SOAP
4 3 (8.11%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Open Source
2 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) Software Testing
2 25 (67.57%) Test Scripting
3 16 (43.24%) Release Management
3 16 (43.24%) Performance Testing
4 15 (40.54%) Manual Testing
5 11 (29.73%) Automated Testing
6 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
7 6 (16.22%) Automation Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Scrum
7 6 (16.22%) RAD
8 2 (5.41%) Web Testing
9 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.70%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) C++
3 2 (5.41%) VB
3 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.41%) C
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (75.68%) ISEB
2 6 (16.22%) Degree
3 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (89.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 21 (56.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Telerik
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
Chester, Cheshire
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