The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 1 August 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 of England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 211 214 200
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 49 31 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.41% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.70% 2.38% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 61
Average salary £42,500 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.28% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1325 1300 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.67% 17.01% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1171 1281
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 of England

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in the East of England

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in the East of England

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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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
Hertfordshire -11 17 £42,500 +22.30% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 15 £46,750 +26.35%
Essex +7 13 £43,750 -7.89%
Bedfordshire - 2 £21,500 -
Norfolk +7 1 £28,500 -28.75%
Suffolk - 1 £32,500 -
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 63 (54.78%) Selenium
2 57 (49.57%) Java
3 55 (47.83%) SQL
4 51 (44.35%) QA
5 42 (36.52%) ISTQB
5 42 (36.52%) Software Testing
6 40 (34.78%) Test Scripting
7 37 (32.17%) Finance
7 37 (32.17%) UNIX
8 35 (30.43%) Test Automation
9 33 (28.70%) Automation Testing
10 31 (26.96%) ISEB
11 29 (25.22%) Degree
12 28 (24.35%) HP Quality Center
13 26 (22.61%) VBScript
14 24 (20.87%) Regression Testing
15 20 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (17.39%) VB
16 19 (16.52%) HP
16 19 (16.52%) Banking
17 18 (15.65%) Test Strategy
17 18 (15.65%) Test Management
17 18 (15.65%) SAP
18 17 (14.78%) Automated Testing
19 16 (13.91%) Windows
20 15 (13.04%) JIRA
21 14 (12.17%) Oracle
21 14 (12.17%) BDD
22 13 (11.30%) .NET
22 13 (11.30%) E-Commerce

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 9 (7.83%) MS Office
2 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Oracle CRM
1 8 (6.96%) Magento
2 2 (1.74%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.22%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.87%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.87%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 63 (54.78%) Selenium
2 15 (13.04%) JIRA
3 7 (6.09%) JUnit
3 7 (6.09%) LoadRunner
4 5 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 5 (4.35%) Bugzilla
5 4 (3.48%) JBehave
5 4 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.48%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.61%) Trac
6 3 (2.61%) Redmine
6 3 (2.61%) Sahi
6 3 (2.61%) JMeter
6 3 (2.61%) ClearQuest
6 3 (2.61%) TestDirector
7 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.74%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.74%) NeoLoad
7 2 (1.74%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.87%) Moq
General
1 37 (32.17%) Finance
2 19 (16.52%) Banking
3 8 (6.96%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Automotive
4 1 (0.87%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (27.83%) Analyst
2 31 (26.96%) Test Analyst
3 30 (26.09%) Tester
4 22 (19.13%) Test Engineer
5 19 (16.52%) Test Specialist
5 19 (16.52%) Automation Specialist
6 13 (11.30%) Software Tester
7 12 (10.43%) Test Manager
8 11 (9.57%) QA Engineer
9 8 (6.96%) Senior Test Engineer
10 7 (6.09%) Test Leader
10 7 (6.09%) Senior Tester
11 6 (5.22%) Project Leader
11 6 (5.22%) Test Project Leader
11 6 (5.22%) Automation Engineer
12 5 (4.35%) Test Automation Specialist
12 5 (4.35%) QA Tester
12 5 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
12 5 (4.35%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.30%) .NET
2 9 (7.83%) HTML
2 9 (7.83%) XML
3 5 (4.35%) J2EE
3 5 (4.35%) Web Services
4 3 (2.61%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.61%) Spring
4 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.61%) CSS
5 1 (0.87%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.22%) EFT
3 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.74%) PKI
4 2 (1.74%) AS400
5 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (32.17%) UNIX
2 16 (13.91%) Windows
3 8 (6.96%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.52%) Software Testing
2 40 (34.78%) Test Scripting
3 35 (30.43%) Test Automation
4 33 (28.70%) Automation Testing
5 24 (20.87%) Regression Testing
6 20 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (15.65%) Test Strategy
7 18 (15.65%) Test Management
8 17 (14.78%) Automated Testing
9 14 (12.17%) BDD
10 13 (11.30%) E-Commerce
11 12 (10.43%) Integration Testing
11 12 (10.43%) OO
12 11 (9.57%) TDD
12 11 (9.57%) Waterfall
13 10 (8.70%) Web Testing
13 10 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (6.96%) CRM
15 7 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (6.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 57 (49.57%) Java
2 55 (47.83%) SQL
3 26 (22.61%) VBScript
4 20 (17.39%) VB
5 10 (8.70%) C#
6 8 (6.96%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.96%) PHP
7 7 (6.09%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.22%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.35%) VBA
10 3 (2.61%) Python
11 1 (0.87%) C++
Qualifications
1 42 (36.52%) ISTQB
2 31 (26.96%) ISEB
3 29 (25.22%) Degree
4 11 (9.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (44.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 28 (24.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (16.52%) HP
2 18 (15.65%) SAP
3 14 (12.17%) Oracle
4 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.83%) IBM
6 8 (6.96%) JD Edwards
7 3 (2.61%) Google
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