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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 81 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 1 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.13% 1.38% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.74% 6.21% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -4.63%
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
136 161 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 17.26% 22.27% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 123 154 61
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
Bournemouth -15 1 £40,000 -20.00%
QuickTest Pro
South West

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 9 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (66.67%) Banking
4 5 (55.56%) Cash Management
5 4 (44.44%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 3 (33.33%) QA
6 3 (33.33%) SWIFT
7 2 (22.22%) JProfiler
7 2 (22.22%) Test Management
7 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
7 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 2 (22.22%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (22.22%) Green Hat
7 2 (22.22%) nmon
7 2 (22.22%) ISEB
7 2 (22.22%) C
7 2 (22.22%) C++
7 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
7 2 (22.22%) Middleware
7 2 (22.22%) Introscope
7 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle
7 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
7 2 (22.22%) JDBC
7 2 (22.22%) ODBC
7 2 (22.22%) UNIX

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (22.22%) Introscope
2 2 (22.22%) Toad
2 2 (22.22%) JProfiler
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) JDBC
1 2 (22.22%) ODBC
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) SWIFT
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Solaris
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Cash Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Management
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) VB
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (22.22%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (22.22%) nmon
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Green Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle