The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 205 196 198
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 49 49 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.68% 0.74% 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.16% 4.64% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 74
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1179 1056 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.32% 16.00% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 911 901 1128
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +8 21 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire -12 16 £42,500 +21.42%
Essex -22 7 £61,250 +28.94% 1
Suffolk -1 3 £32,500 +14.03%
Norfolk -1 1 £22,500 -32.33%
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
QuickTest Pro
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 48 (55.81%) Selenium
2 41 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (45.35%) HP
4 38 (44.19%) Java
5 37 (43.02%) QA
6 33 (38.37%) JavaScript
7 32 (37.21%) ISEB
7 32 (37.21%) Regression Testing
8 31 (36.05%) Automated Testing
9 30 (34.88%) Test Scripting
10 28 (32.56%) J2EE
11 27 (31.40%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (30.23%) Test Automation
13 24 (27.91%) SQL
13 24 (27.91%) Automation Testing
14 23 (26.74%) ISTQB
15 22 (25.58%) Degree
15 22 (25.58%) E-Commerce
16 20 (23.26%) IBM
16 20 (23.26%) C#
16 20 (23.26%) JUnit
16 20 (23.26%) Finance
17 19 (22.09%) HTML
17 19 (22.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 18 (20.93%) LoadRunner
19 17 (19.77%) Test Strategy
19 17 (19.77%) WebDriver
20 16 (18.60%) HP Quality Center
20 16 (18.60%) BDD
20 16 (18.60%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.79%) WebSphere
2 10 (11.63%) MQSeries
3 3 (3.49%) Apache
3 3 (3.49%) CMS
4 2 (2.33%) JBoss
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.16%) AWD
1 1 (1.16%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) DB2
1 10 (11.63%) DbVisualizer
2 4 (4.65%) Big Data
3 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 48 (55.81%) Selenium
2 20 (23.26%) JUnit
3 18 (20.93%) LoadRunner
4 17 (19.77%) WebDriver
5 15 (17.44%) JBehave
6 12 (13.95%) SoapUI
7 7 (8.14%) JMeter
8 5 (5.81%) Maven
8 5 (5.81%) NUnit
8 5 (5.81%) Ant
8 5 (5.81%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (5.81%) JIRA
8 5 (5.81%) Rational Functional Tester
9 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
10 3 (3.49%) Bugzilla
10 3 (3.49%) XMLSpy
10 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (2.33%) TestComplete
11 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (23.26%) Finance
2 11 (12.79%) Retail
3 5 (5.81%) Legal
3 5 (5.81%) Military
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (31.40%) Analyst
2 26 (30.23%) Test Analyst
3 24 (27.91%) Tester
4 12 (13.95%) Software Engineer
4 12 (13.95%) Test Engineer
4 12 (13.95%) Software Test Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) Senior Test Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Test Specialist
6 6 (6.98%) QA Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Test Manager
7 5 (5.81%) QA Tester
8 4 (4.65%) Software Tester
8 4 (4.65%) QA Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Automation Specialist
8 4 (4.65%) Test Automation Specialist
9 3 (3.49%) QA Specialist
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.49%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.56%) J2EE
2 19 (22.09%) HTML
3 14 (16.28%) .NET
4 11 (12.79%) Flash
5 10 (11.63%) XML
6 7 (8.14%) CSS
7 6 (6.98%) SOAP
8 5 (5.81%) Swing
9 4 (4.65%) Web Services
10 3 (3.49%) EJB
10 3 (3.49%) Struts
10 3 (3.49%) Middleware
10 3 (3.49%) Hibernate
10 3 (3.49%) Spring
10 3 (3.49%) Ajax
11 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.33%) Java EE
12 1 (1.16%) WPF
12 1 (1.16%) Silverlight
12 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.40%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.49%) iPhone
4 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.33%) Open Source
6 1 (1.16%) Life Science
6 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.16%) AS400
6 1 (1.16%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.16%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.63%) UNIX
2 3 (3.49%) Windows
3 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.21%) Regression Testing
3 31 (36.05%) Automated Testing
4 30 (34.88%) Test Scripting
5 26 (30.23%) Test Automation
6 24 (27.91%) Automation Testing
7 22 (25.58%) E-Commerce
8 17 (19.77%) Test Strategy
9 16 (18.60%) BDD
9 16 (18.60%) TDD
9 16 (18.60%) Scrum
10 15 (17.44%) Software Testing
11 14 (16.28%) Software Engineering
12 13 (15.12%) Manual Testing
13 12 (13.95%) System Testing
14 7 (8.14%) Test Planning
14 7 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (5.81%) Performance Testing
15 5 (5.81%) Business Analysis
15 5 (5.81%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (44.19%) Java
2 33 (38.37%) JavaScript
3 24 (27.91%) SQL
4 20 (23.26%) C#
5 6 (6.98%) Python
6 4 (4.65%) PHP
6 4 (4.65%) VBScript
6 4 (4.65%) VB
6 4 (4.65%) VBA
7 3 (3.49%) C++
7 3 (3.49%) Perl
7 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.49%) Scala
8 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (37.21%) ISEB
2 23 (26.74%) ISTQB
3 22 (25.58%) Degree
4 19 (22.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (43.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (18.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (45.35%) HP
2 20 (23.26%) IBM
3 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle
5 4 (4.65%) SAP
6 2 (2.33%) Telerik
7 1 (1.16%) hybris
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