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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 243 208 189
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -19
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 33 31 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.44% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.62% 2.93% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 66
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,250 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.21%
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
1258 1059 1404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.03% 14.94% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 932 1234
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,337 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 November 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 26 November 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
Hertfordshire -2 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 11 £39,750 +8.16% 4
Suffolk +10 6 £34,000 +19.29% 1
Essex -10 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Norfolk +12 2 £22,250 -36.42% 1
QuickTest Pro
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 56 (67.47%) Selenium
2 47 (56.63%) QA
3 43 (51.81%) Java
4 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (40.96%) ISEB
5 34 (40.96%) Test Scripting
6 29 (34.94%) Test Automation
7 28 (33.73%) ISTQB
7 28 (33.73%) Software Testing
8 27 (32.53%) SQL
8 27 (32.53%) Automation Testing
8 27 (32.53%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (30.12%) HP
10 23 (27.71%) Finance
11 22 (26.51%) J2EE
11 22 (26.51%) JavaScript
12 21 (25.30%) TDD
13 20 (24.10%) Degree
13 20 (24.10%) JUnit
14 19 (22.89%) Regression Testing
15 18 (21.69%) BDD
16 16 (19.28%) HP Quality Center
17 15 (18.07%) Software Engineering
17 15 (18.07%) JBehave
17 15 (18.07%) WebDriver
17 15 (18.07%) Enterprise Software
18 14 (16.87%) Test Strategy
18 14 (16.87%) Automated Testing
18 14 (16.87%) C#
19 12 (14.46%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.61%) Apache
1 3 (3.61%) MQSeries
1 3 (3.61%) CMS
1 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.41%) JBoss
3 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Office
2 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (2.41%) AWD
1 2 (2.41%) Magento
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) DB2
1 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
1 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
1 3 (3.61%) DbVisualizer
1 3 (3.61%) Big Data
1 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.20%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.20%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 56 (67.47%) Selenium
2 20 (24.10%) JUnit
3 15 (18.07%) JBehave
3 15 (18.07%) WebDriver
4 10 (12.05%) LoadRunner
5 8 (9.64%) JMeter
5 8 (9.64%) JIRA
6 7 (8.43%) SoapUI
7 6 (7.23%) Rational Functional Tester
8 5 (6.02%) Ant
8 5 (6.02%) Maven
8 5 (6.02%) NUnit
9 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
9 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (3.61%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (3.61%) Bugzilla
10 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (2.41%) TestComplete
11 2 (2.41%) FitNesse
11 2 (2.41%) Cactus
General
1 23 (27.71%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
3 3 (3.61%) Legal
3 3 (3.61%) Military
4 2 (2.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.20%) Automotive
5 1 (1.20%) Back Office
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Analyst
1 18 (21.69%) Test Analyst
2 16 (19.28%) Test Engineer
3 14 (16.87%) Tester
4 10 (12.05%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Test Manager
4 10 (12.05%) Software Test Engineer
5 9 (10.84%) Test Specialist
5 9 (10.84%) QA Engineer
5 9 (10.84%) Automation Specialist
6 7 (8.43%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) QA Tester
7 6 (7.23%) Project Leader
7 6 (7.23%) SAP Manager
7 6 (7.23%) SAP Test Manager
7 6 (7.23%) Test Automation Specialist
7 6 (7.23%) Test Project Leader
8 4 (4.82%) Test Leader
8 4 (4.82%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.51%) J2EE
2 10 (12.05%) HTML
3 8 (9.64%) .NET
4 6 (7.23%) XML
5 5 (6.02%) Swing
6 4 (4.82%) CSS
6 4 (4.82%) Web Services
7 3 (3.61%) Struts
7 3 (3.61%) EJB
7 3 (3.61%) Flash
7 3 (3.61%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.61%) Spring
7 3 (3.61%) Ajax
8 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.41%) Java EE
9 1 (1.20%) WPF
9 1 (1.20%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.53%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.07%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.61%) iPhone
4 3 (3.61%) EFT
5 2 (2.41%) AS400
5 2 (2.41%) Open Source
5 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.46%) UNIX
2 6 (7.23%) Windows
3 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.96%) Test Scripting
3 29 (34.94%) Test Automation
4 28 (33.73%) Software Testing
5 27 (32.53%) Automation Testing
6 21 (25.30%) TDD
7 19 (22.89%) Regression Testing
8 18 (21.69%) BDD
9 15 (18.07%) Software Engineering
10 14 (16.87%) Automated Testing
10 14 (16.87%) Test Strategy
11 12 (14.46%) E-Commerce
12 11 (13.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (12.05%) Scrum
13 10 (12.05%) Test Management
14 8 (9.64%) Manual Testing
15 7 (8.43%) OO
16 6 (7.23%) ITIL
16 6 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (7.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (51.81%) Java
2 27 (32.53%) SQL
3 22 (26.51%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.87%) C#
5 9 (10.84%) VBScript
6 8 (9.64%) VB
7 6 (7.23%) VBA
8 5 (6.02%) PHP
9 4 (4.82%) Python
10 3 (3.61%) Scala
10 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.61%) C++
11 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.20%) Perl
12 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (40.96%) ISEB
2 28 (33.73%) ISTQB
3 20 (24.10%) Degree
4 10 (12.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (56.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (19.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (30.12%) HP
2 12 (14.46%) IBM
3 11 (13.25%) SAP
4 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.43%) Oracle
6 2 (2.41%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.41%) Telerik
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago