The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 164 154 149
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 7 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.71% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.34% 4.45% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 21
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
QuickTest Pro
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
521 539 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.11% 15.99% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 428 465 430
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in the East Midlands

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Nottinghamshire -7 5 £37,500 +15.38%
Leicestershire +11 1 £29,000 -3.33%
Northamptonshire -24 1 £55,000 +10.00%
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) QA
1 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) ISEB
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) VB
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) Gherkin
4 3 (30.00%) Ranorex
5 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) TestComplete
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) TestPartner
6 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Marketing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (10.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) Ranorex
3 2 (20.00%) TestComplete
3 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (10.00%) Rational Robot
4 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (10.00%) TestPartner
4 1 (10.00%) SilkTest
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (10.00%) WatiN
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) MSTest
4 1 (10.00%) TestLink
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) QA Tester
3 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ATDD
4 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) VB
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP