The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 175 143 161
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +18
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 3 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.080% 0.72% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.51% 3.89% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 12
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £27,250 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £38,500 £38,850
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
594 591 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.81% 18.58% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 467 515 453
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
QuickTest Pro
England

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
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 31 July 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 -18 2 £34,750 +6.92% 1
Northamptonshire -11 1 £35,000 -6.66%
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (44.44%) QA
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
3 6 (33.33%) ISEB
3 6 (33.33%) System Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Selenium
4 5 (27.78%) TestPartner
4 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 3 (16.67%) Java
6 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (16.67%) TestComplete
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.11%) UNIX
7 2 (11.11%) Load Testing
7 2 (11.11%) C#
7 2 (11.11%) VB
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (11.11%) Firmware
8 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQLPlus
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Selenium
1 5 (27.78%) TestPartner
2 3 (16.67%) TestComplete
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (5.56%) Rational Robot
4 1 (5.56%) SilkTest
4 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.56%) Ranorex
4 1 (5.56%) MSTest
General
1 1 (5.56%) Law
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
1 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Vista
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
2 6 (33.33%) System Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.11%) Load Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.56%) OOD
7 1 (5.56%) ERP
7 1 (5.56%) OOP
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) VBScript
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) HP
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