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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 176 146 131
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -15
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 16 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.40% 0.91% 1.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.35% 5.08% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 34
Average salary £28,500 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £32,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -2.66%
Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
680 571 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.89% 18.01% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 599 517 505
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -11 7 £27,500 -21.42%
Nottinghamshire -22 4 £32,500 -
Northamptonshire -12 3 £38,500 +2.66%
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle
3 11 (35.48%) ISEB
4 10 (32.26%) Windows
5 9 (29.03%) UNIX
6 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
6 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (25.81%) QA
6 8 (25.81%) System Testing
7 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
7 7 (22.58%) TestPartner
8 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
9 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
9 5 (16.13%) Automation Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Selenium
9 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (12.90%) Firmware
10 4 (12.90%) ERP
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle Discoverer
10 4 (12.90%) Retail
10 4 (12.90%) Scrum
10 4 (12.90%) Regression Testing
10 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
10 4 (12.90%) Load Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
11 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) TestPartner
2 5 (16.13%) Selenium
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (9.68%) LoadRunner
4 2 (6.45%) NUnit
4 2 (6.45%) TestComplete
5 1 (3.23%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (3.23%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Analyst
2 14 (45.16%) Test Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Support Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Applications Support
3 8 (25.81%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Tester
5 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) QA Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Firmware
2 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) UNIX
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Vista
3 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (25.81%) System Testing
2 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
2 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
3 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
3 5 (16.13%) Automation Testing
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) ERP
4 4 (12.90%) Scrum
4 4 (12.90%) Regression Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
4 4 (12.90%) Load Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.68%) V-Model
6 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.45%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) VBScript
3 2 (6.45%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) ISEB
2 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) HP
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