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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 201 200 189
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 51 35 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 0.51% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.14% 3.36% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 81
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
1233 1042 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.89% 15.33% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 983 903 1191
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Cambridgeshire +9 24 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Hertfordshire -8 14 £42,500 +25.92% 1
Essex -20 6 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Suffolk +5 5 £34,000 +19.29%
Norfolk -2 2 £22,250 -29.36%
QuickTest Pro
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 52 (56.52%) Selenium
2 43 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (46.74%) QA
3 40 (43.48%) Java
3 40 (43.48%) HP
4 35 (38.04%) Test Scripting
5 33 (35.87%) ISEB
6 31 (33.70%) JavaScript
6 31 (33.70%) Regression Testing
7 29 (31.52%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (30.43%) J2EE
9 27 (29.35%) Automation Testing
10 26 (28.26%) Automated Testing
10 26 (28.26%) ISTQB
11 25 (27.17%) Test Automation
12 23 (25.00%) SQL
13 22 (23.91%) JUnit
13 22 (23.91%) Degree
13 22 (23.91%) Test Strategy
14 21 (22.83%) C#
15 20 (21.74%) Finance
16 19 (20.65%) TDD
16 19 (20.65%) Software Testing
16 19 (20.65%) HP Quality Center
17 18 (19.57%) E-Commerce
17 18 (19.57%) IBM
17 18 (19.57%) WebDriver
18 17 (18.48%) Software Engineering
18 17 (18.48%) JBehave
18 17 (18.48%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (7.61%) MQSeries
1 7 (7.61%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.26%) CMS
2 3 (3.26%) Apache
3 2 (2.17%) JBoss
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.09%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) DB2
1 7 (7.61%) DbVisualizer
2 4 (4.35%) Big Data
3 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.09%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.09%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 52 (56.52%) Selenium
2 22 (23.91%) JUnit
3 18 (19.57%) WebDriver
4 17 (18.48%) JBehave
5 16 (17.39%) LoadRunner
6 11 (11.96%) SoapUI
7 8 (8.70%) JMeter
8 6 (6.52%) Rational Functional Tester
9 5 (5.43%) Ant
9 5 (5.43%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (5.43%) NUnit
9 5 (5.43%) Maven
10 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
10 4 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (3.26%) JIRA
12 2 (2.17%) FitNesse
12 2 (2.17%) Cactus
12 2 (2.17%) ArgoUML
12 2 (2.17%) Rational Rose
General
1 20 (21.74%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Retail
3 5 (5.43%) Legal
3 5 (5.43%) Military
4 3 (3.26%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Automotive
5 1 (1.09%) Back Office
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (27.17%) Analyst
2 24 (26.09%) Test Analyst
3 21 (22.83%) Tester
4 14 (15.22%) Test Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Software Test Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) Test Manager
7 9 (9.78%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (9.78%) Senior Test Analyst
7 9 (9.78%) QA Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Test Specialist
8 7 (7.61%) QA Automation Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Automation Specialist
9 6 (6.52%) SAP Manager
9 6 (6.52%) SAP Test Manager
9 6 (6.52%) Test Project Leader
9 6 (6.52%) Project Leader
9 6 (6.52%) QA Tester
10 5 (5.43%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.43%) J2EE
2 14 (15.22%) HTML
2 14 (15.22%) .NET
3 7 (7.61%) XML
3 7 (7.61%) Flash
4 6 (6.52%) CSS
5 5 (5.43%) Swing
6 4 (4.35%) SOAP
6 4 (4.35%) Web Services
7 3 (3.26%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.26%) Spring
7 3 (3.26%) Ajax
7 3 (3.26%) Struts
7 3 (3.26%) EJB
8 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.17%) Java EE
8 2 (2.17%) Middleware
9 1 (1.09%) WPF
9 1 (1.09%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.52%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (18.48%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.26%) iPhone
5 2 (2.17%) Open Source
5 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.09%) Life Science
6 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.09%) EFT
6 1 (1.09%) AS400
6 1 (1.09%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.09%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.78%) UNIX
2 3 (3.26%) Windows
3 1 (1.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (38.04%) Test Scripting
3 31 (33.70%) Regression Testing
4 27 (29.35%) Automation Testing
5 26 (28.26%) Automated Testing
6 25 (27.17%) Test Automation
7 22 (23.91%) Test Strategy
8 19 (20.65%) Software Testing
8 19 (20.65%) TDD
9 18 (19.57%) E-Commerce
10 17 (18.48%) Software Engineering
10 17 (18.48%) BDD
11 15 (16.30%) Scrum
12 11 (11.96%) Manual Testing
13 9 (9.78%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (8.70%) Test Management
15 7 (7.61%) System Testing
16 6 (6.52%) Unit Testing
16 6 (6.52%) Integration Testing
16 6 (6.52%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.48%) Java
2 31 (33.70%) JavaScript
3 23 (25.00%) SQL
4 21 (22.83%) C#
5 6 (6.52%) VBScript
5 6 (6.52%) VB
5 6 (6.52%) Python
6 5 (5.43%) VBA
7 4 (4.35%) PHP
8 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.26%) Scala
8 3 (3.26%) C++
8 3 (3.26%) Perl
9 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (35.87%) ISEB
2 26 (28.26%) ISTQB
3 22 (23.91%) Degree
4 13 (14.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (46.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (20.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (43.48%) HP
2 18 (19.57%) IBM
3 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.78%) SAP
4 5 (5.43%) Oracle
5 2 (2.17%) Telerik
Peterborough
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 26 days ago