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 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 of England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 207 223 220
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 76 54 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 0.62% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.54% 4.11% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 67 45 55
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -2.66%
Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1371 1314 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.68% 15.15% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1148 1445
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 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 16 April 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 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +17 28 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Essex -6 25 £45,000 -33.33%
Cambridgeshire -7 13 £38,750 -13.88%
Suffolk - 6 £28,750 -
Norfolk +1 3 £28,500 -25.00%
Bedfordshire -9 1 £21,500 -24.56% 1
QuickTest Pro
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 54 (45.38%) SQL
2 50 (42.02%) Java
3 47 (39.50%) Selenium
4 46 (38.66%) QA
4 46 (38.66%) ISTQB
5 40 (33.61%) VBScript
5 40 (33.61%) Regression Testing
6 39 (32.77%) Software Testing
7 37 (31.09%) Test Scripting
7 37 (31.09%) Test Automation
8 35 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
8 35 (29.41%) ISEB
9 34 (28.57%) VB
9 34 (28.57%) UNIX
9 34 (28.57%) Degree
10 29 (24.37%) Automation Testing
11 26 (21.85%) Test Strategy
11 26 (21.85%) HP
11 26 (21.85%) Finance
12 23 (19.33%) Windows
13 22 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (18.49%) Test Management
14 20 (16.81%) Automated Testing
15 17 (14.29%) Banking
15 17 (14.29%) Linux
16 16 (13.45%) Microsoft
17 15 (12.61%) SAP
17 15 (12.61%) Computer Science
18 14 (11.76%) Integration Testing
18 14 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
1 1 (0.84%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (7.56%) MS Office
2 8 (6.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (3.36%) Magento
2 3 (2.52%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.68%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 47 (39.50%) Selenium
2 7 (5.88%) TestDirector
3 6 (5.04%) LoadRunner
3 6 (5.04%) JIRA
3 6 (5.04%) Sahi
3 6 (5.04%) SoapUI
4 5 (4.20%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.52%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.68%) XMLSpy
7 2 (1.68%) QALoad
7 2 (1.68%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.68%) Redmine
7 2 (1.68%) Trac
8 1 (0.84%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.84%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.84%) JMeter
General
1 26 (21.85%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Marketing
4 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.84%) Retail
5 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (33.61%) Tester
2 30 (25.21%) Analyst
3 29 (24.37%) Test Analyst
4 21 (17.65%) Test Engineer
5 18 (15.13%) Software Tester
6 16 (13.45%) Automation Tester
7 15 (12.61%) Test Manager
8 14 (11.76%) Test Specialist
8 14 (11.76%) Automation Specialist
9 12 (10.08%) Senior Test Engineer
9 12 (10.08%) Test Leader
10 10 (8.40%) Project Leader
10 10 (8.40%) QA Engineer
10 10 (8.40%) Test Project Leader
11 6 (5.04%) Senior Manager
11 6 (5.04%) Senior Test Manager
11 6 (5.04%) Senior Test Analyst
11 6 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (5.04%) Test Automation Specialist
12 5 (4.20%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.76%) .NET
2 8 (6.72%) XML
3 5 (4.20%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.20%) HTML
4 4 (3.36%) Web Services
5 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.52%) CSS
6 2 (1.68%) SOAP
6 2 (1.68%) J2EE
7 1 (0.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.36%) AS400
3 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.68%) EFT
4 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.68%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.57%) UNIX
2 23 (19.33%) Windows
3 17 (14.29%) Linux
4 4 (3.36%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.61%) Regression Testing
2 39 (32.77%) Software Testing
3 37 (31.09%) Test Scripting
3 37 (31.09%) Test Automation
4 29 (24.37%) Automation Testing
5 26 (21.85%) Test Strategy
6 22 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (18.49%) Test Management
7 20 (16.81%) Automated Testing
8 14 (11.76%) Integration Testing
8 14 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (10.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (10.08%) Performance Testing
10 12 (10.08%) Waterfall
11 11 (9.24%) Unit Testing
11 11 (9.24%) ITIL
12 8 (6.72%) OO
12 8 (6.72%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.72%) Web Testing
13 6 (5.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 54 (45.38%) SQL
2 50 (42.02%) Java
3 40 (33.61%) VBScript
4 34 (28.57%) VB
5 9 (7.56%) C#
6 5 (4.20%) VBA
7 4 (3.36%) PHP
7 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.36%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.52%) Python
9 2 (1.68%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.84%) Perl
10 1 (0.84%) C++
Qualifications
1 46 (38.66%) ISTQB
2 35 (29.41%) ISEB
3 34 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (38.66%) QA
Systems Management
1 35 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (21.85%) HP
2 16 (13.45%) Microsoft
3 15 (12.61%) SAP
4 10 (8.40%) Oracle
5 8 (6.72%) IBM
6 4 (3.36%) JD Edwards
7 3 (2.52%) Google
8 1 (0.84%) JBoss
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