The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.37% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -2.66%
Development Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
48 49 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 17.65% 11.75% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 44
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £22,807
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
QuickTest Pro
Cheshire

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Chester

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Chester

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 7 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 7 (100.00%) JMeter
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Siebel
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) WinRunner
2 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 6 (85.71%) SilkPerformer
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 6 (85.71%) Facilita Forecast
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 5 (71.43%) GIS
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 7 (100.00%) JMeter
2 6 (85.71%) SilkPerformer
2 6 (85.71%) Facilita Forecast
2 6 (85.71%) WinRunner
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Test Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Test Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Siebel
1 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix