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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 229 215 233
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 32 60 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.71% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.57% 4.44% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 49 30
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £28,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
1243 1352 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.74% 16.07% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 1133 1114
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Hertfordshire -11 11 £46,750 +10.00%
Cambridgeshire +10 10 £38,500 -3.75%
Essex -12 8 £43,500 -0.57% 1
Suffolk +7 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire +14 1 £50,000 +132.55%
QuickTest Pro
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 40 (48.78%) Selenium
2 37 (45.12%) HP
3 35 (42.68%) E-Commerce
3 35 (42.68%) Automated Testing
4 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (39.02%) JavaScript
5 32 (39.02%) SQL
6 31 (37.80%) Regression Testing
6 31 (37.80%) QA
7 30 (36.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 28 (34.15%) Java
9 27 (32.93%) HTML
9 27 (32.93%) Finance
10 26 (31.71%) ISEB
11 24 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (26.83%) UNIX
13 21 (25.61%) System Testing
14 20 (24.39%) ISTQB
14 20 (24.39%) XML
14 20 (24.39%) J2EE
14 20 (24.39%) IBM
15 18 (21.95%) LoadRunner
16 17 (20.73%) Degree
17 16 (19.51%) WebSphere
17 16 (19.51%) Retail
17 16 (19.51%) Flash
17 16 (19.51%) Test Automation
17 16 (19.51%) HP Quality Center
17 16 (19.51%) SoapUI
18 15 (18.29%) DbVisualizer

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (19.51%) WebSphere
2 15 (18.29%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.44%) Apache
3 2 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.22%) JBoss
4 1 (1.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) MS Office
2 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) AWD
1 1 (1.22%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) DbVisualizer
1 15 (18.29%) DB2
2 3 (3.66%) Big Data
3 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (48.78%) Selenium
2 18 (21.95%) LoadRunner
3 16 (19.51%) SoapUI
4 14 (17.07%) JIRA
5 10 (12.20%) JMeter
6 9 (10.98%) WebDriver
7 8 (9.76%) XMLSpy
8 6 (7.32%) LoadUI
8 6 (7.32%) Jenkins
9 4 (4.88%) TestDirector
9 4 (4.88%) JUnit
10 3 (3.66%) Ant
10 3 (3.66%) Rational Functional Tester
10 3 (3.66%) Maven
10 3 (3.66%) Bugzilla
10 3 (3.66%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.66%) JBehave
11 2 (2.44%) TestLink
11 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
General
1 27 (32.93%) Finance
2 16 (19.51%) Retail
3 6 (7.32%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Military
4 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (51.22%) Analyst
2 36 (43.90%) Test Analyst
3 27 (32.93%) Tester
4 15 (18.29%) QA Analyst
5 14 (17.07%) Senior Analyst
5 14 (17.07%) Senior Test Analyst
6 9 (10.98%) QA Test Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) Automation Tester
7 7 (8.54%) Selenium Tester
8 6 (7.32%) Test Manager
9 4 (4.88%) QA Specialist
10 3 (3.66%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Automation Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Software Test Engineer
11 2 (2.44%) Test Specialist
11 2 (2.44%) Software Tester
11 2 (2.44%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Test Engineer
11 2 (2.44%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.93%) HTML
2 20 (24.39%) XML
2 20 (24.39%) J2EE
3 16 (19.51%) Flash
4 14 (17.07%) SOAP
5 12 (14.63%) .NET
6 11 (13.41%) Middleware
7 7 (8.54%) CSS
8 3 (3.66%) Swing
9 2 (2.44%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.44%) Spring
9 2 (2.44%) Ajax
9 2 (2.44%) Struts
9 2 (2.44%) Web Services
9 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.44%) EJB
10 1 (1.22%) JMS
10 1 (1.22%) Java EE
10 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.22%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.22%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.22%) Biology
3 1 (1.22%) Life Science
3 1 (1.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.83%) UNIX
2 3 (3.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) E-Commerce
1 35 (42.68%) Automated Testing
2 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (37.80%) Regression Testing
4 21 (25.61%) System Testing
5 16 (19.51%) Test Automation
6 15 (18.29%) Scrum
7 13 (15.85%) Automation Testing
8 12 (14.63%) Test Strategy
8 12 (14.63%) Software Testing
9 11 (13.41%) Manual Testing
10 9 (10.98%) Test Scripting
11 8 (9.76%) BDD
11 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (8.54%) Performance Testing
13 6 (7.32%) Mentoring
13 6 (7.32%) TDD
14 5 (6.10%) Project Management
14 5 (6.10%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.02%) JavaScript
1 32 (39.02%) SQL
2 28 (34.15%) Java
3 11 (13.41%) C#
4 8 (9.76%) Python
5 7 (8.54%) PHP
6 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.44%) Perl
7 1 (1.22%) VBScript
7 1 (1.22%) VB
7 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (36.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 26 (31.71%) ISEB
3 20 (24.39%) ISTQB
4 17 (20.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (37.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (19.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (45.12%) HP
2 20 (24.39%) IBM
3 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.88%) WorldPay
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle
6 2 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (1.22%) hybris
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