The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 23 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 232 232 246
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 102 95 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.83% 0.79% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.36% 5.28% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 98 90 81
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1903 1799 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.48% 14.98% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1660 1596 1439
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
QuickTest Pro
London

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in the City of London

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in the City of London

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 120 (59.70%) Finance
2 114 (56.72%) Selenium
3 111 (55.22%) QA
4 104 (51.74%) SQL
5 79 (39.30%) Test Automation
6 73 (36.32%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (36.32%) Test Scripting
7 67 (33.33%) Banking
7 67 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 64 (31.84%) Java
9 57 (28.36%) Performance Testing
10 51 (25.37%) Investment Banking
11 50 (24.88%) Test Strategy
12 49 (24.38%) ISEB
13 47 (23.38%) .NET
13 47 (23.38%) HP Quality Center
14 46 (22.89%) Automation Testing
15 45 (22.39%) HP
16 43 (21.39%) JIRA
17 40 (19.90%) LoadRunner
17 40 (19.90%) UNIX
18 39 (19.40%) Regression Testing
18 39 (19.40%) Degree
19 38 (18.91%) User Stories
20 37 (18.41%) SQL Server
21 35 (17.41%) Unit Testing
22 34 (16.92%) C#
22 34 (16.92%) Scrum
23 33 (16.42%) Manual Testing
24 32 (15.92%) Cucumber

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (5.97%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.98%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.99%) Confluence
4 5 (2.49%) Documentum
5 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.50%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.50%) WordPress
6 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.50%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (4.98%) MS Office
2 3 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.50%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Route 53
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.99%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.41%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.95%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.49%) MySQL
4 3 (1.49%) DB2
4 3 (1.49%) Big Data
5 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 114 (56.72%) Selenium
2 43 (21.39%) JIRA
3 40 (19.90%) LoadRunner
4 32 (15.92%) JMeter
4 32 (15.92%) Cucumber
5 30 (14.93%) WebDriver
6 24 (11.94%) NUnit
7 18 (8.96%) Subversion
7 18 (8.96%) Visual Studio
7 18 (8.96%) TestComplete
8 17 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (8.46%) Bugzilla
9 15 (7.46%) Hudson
10 14 (6.97%) Maven
11 12 (5.97%) JUnit
12 10 (4.98%) SoapUI
12 10 (4.98%) FitNesse
12 10 (4.98%) SpecFlow
13 9 (4.48%) Jenkins
13 9 (4.48%) WATIR
General
1 120 (59.70%) Finance
2 67 (33.33%) Banking
3 51 (25.37%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.98%) Retail
5 7 (3.48%) Front Office
6 4 (1.99%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.00%) Games
7 2 (1.00%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Law
8 1 (0.50%) Legal
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (38.81%) Analyst
2 60 (29.85%) Test Analyst
3 50 (24.88%) Tester
4 29 (14.43%) QA Analyst
5 24 (11.94%) Test Manager
6 19 (9.45%) Automation Test Analyst
6 19 (9.45%) Automation Analyst
7 18 (8.96%) Automation Tester
8 15 (7.46%) QA Engineer
9 14 (6.97%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (6.97%) Senior Test Analyst
10 13 (6.47%) Technical Tester
11 12 (5.97%) QA Tester
11 12 (5.97%) Automation Engineer
12 11 (5.47%) QA Automation Engineer
12 11 (5.47%) QA Test Analyst
13 9 (4.48%) Selenium Tester
14 8 (3.98%) Development Manager
15 7 (3.48%) Automated Tester
16 6 (2.99%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (23.38%) .NET
2 21 (10.45%) Gherkin
3 15 (7.46%) HTML
4 12 (5.97%) Web Services
5 11 (5.47%) SOAP
6 10 (4.98%) XML
7 9 (4.48%) ASP.NET
7 9 (4.48%) .NET Framework
8 8 (3.98%) jQuery
8 8 (3.98%) CSS
9 7 (3.48%) WCF
9 7 (3.48%) LINQ
9 7 (3.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (2.99%) CSS3
11 4 (1.99%) FIX Protocol
12 2 (1.00%) RESTful
12 2 (1.00%) JMX
13 1 (0.50%) Apache Flex
13 1 (0.50%) JSP
13 1 (0.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.92%) Equities
2 28 (13.93%) Open Source
3 14 (6.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (3.48%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (2.49%) Derivative
5 5 (2.49%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.99%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.99%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.49%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.49%) AS400
8 2 (1.00%) Handset
9 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.50%) Physics
9 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.50%) Blog
9 1 (0.50%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.90%) UNIX
2 16 (7.96%) Linux
3 11 (5.47%) Windows
4 4 (1.99%) Android
4 4 (1.99%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (39.30%) Test Automation
2 73 (36.32%) Test Scripting
2 73 (36.32%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 57 (28.36%) Performance Testing
5 50 (24.88%) Test Strategy
6 46 (22.89%) Automation Testing
7 39 (19.40%) Regression Testing
8 38 (18.91%) User Stories
9 35 (17.41%) Unit Testing
10 34 (16.92%) Scrum
11 33 (16.42%) Manual Testing
12 31 (15.42%) BDD
13 30 (14.93%) E-Commerce
14 22 (10.95%) TDD
15 21 (10.45%) Software Testing
16 19 (9.45%) Asset Management
16 19 (9.45%) Portfolio Management
17 18 (8.96%) Business Analysis
18 17 (8.46%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 104 (51.74%) SQL
2 64 (31.84%) Java
3 34 (16.92%) C#
4 28 (13.93%) VBScript
5 22 (10.95%) VB
6 19 (9.45%) Python
7 14 (6.97%) Perl
8 11 (5.47%) T-SQL
8 11 (5.47%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.99%) Ruby
10 5 (2.49%) VBA
11 4 (1.99%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.49%) C++
12 3 (1.49%) Korn
13 2 (1.00%) Groovy
14 1 (0.50%) Scala
14 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (24.38%) ISEB
2 39 (19.40%) Degree
3 18 (8.96%) ISTQB
4 12 (5.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (55.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.50%) XenApp
2 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 47 (23.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.50%) Puppet
2 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.50%) Ansible
2 1 (0.50%) logstash
2 1 (0.50%) Kibana
2 1 (0.50%) Graylog2
2 1 (0.50%) SCCM
2 1 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (22.39%) HP
2 22 (10.95%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.97%) Citrix
4 11 (5.47%) Oracle
5 8 (3.98%) SAP
6 5 (2.49%) T-Plan
7 3 (1.49%) Informatica
8 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.50%) Charles River
8 1 (0.50%) Algorithmics
8 1 (0.50%) Omniture
8 1 (0.50%) Google
8 1 (0.50%) Hitwise
8 1 (0.50%) New Relic
8 1 (0.50%) JBoss
8 1 (0.50%) IBM
8 1 (0.50%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.50%) Adobe
8 1 (0.50%) Fidessa
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