The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - 61 66
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 0 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.59% 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category - 8.40% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
QuickTest Pro
South 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 Dorset region.

Development Applications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
108 119 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.36% 18.92% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89 104 117
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,400 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Dorset

QuickTest Pro
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 5 (100.00%) Cash Management
1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) CSQA
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) HP

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Cash Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP