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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 224 207 225
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 38 76 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.88% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.00% 5.60% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27 67 42
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1266 1358 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.74% 15.77% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 1132 1135
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 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 April 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 24 April 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 +14 13 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Essex -10 13 £37,500 -16.66%
Hertfordshire -21 10 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Bedfordshire +26 1 £50,000 +132.55%
Suffolk +5 1 - -
QuickTest Pro
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 44 (49.44%) Selenium
2 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (42.70%) HP
3 37 (41.57%) Automated Testing
4 36 (40.45%) QA
5 34 (38.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 33 (37.08%) JavaScript
7 32 (35.96%) E-Commerce
7 32 (35.96%) Regression Testing
8 30 (33.71%) ISEB
8 30 (33.71%) Finance
9 29 (32.58%) SQL
10 28 (31.46%) Java
11 26 (29.21%) ISTQB
11 26 (29.21%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (28.09%) Degree
13 24 (26.97%) HTML
14 21 (23.60%) J2EE
14 21 (23.60%) IBM
15 19 (21.35%) LoadRunner
15 19 (21.35%) UNIX
15 19 (21.35%) System Testing
15 19 (21.35%) HP Quality Center
16 17 (19.10%) Test Scripting
16 17 (19.10%) Test Automation
16 17 (19.10%) XML
17 16 (17.98%) SoapUI
17 16 (17.98%) Automation Testing
18 14 (15.73%) Retail
18 14 (15.73%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (15.73%) WebSphere
2 13 (14.61%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.25%) Apache
3 2 (2.25%) CMS
4 1 (1.12%) Drupal
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.12%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) MS Office
2 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.12%) AWD
1 1 (1.12%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) DB2
1 13 (14.61%) DbVisualizer
2 3 (3.37%) Big Data
3 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 44 (49.44%) Selenium
2 19 (21.35%) LoadRunner
3 16 (17.98%) SoapUI
4 13 (14.61%) JIRA
5 12 (13.48%) WebDriver
6 10 (11.24%) JMeter
7 8 (8.99%) XMLSpy
8 7 (7.87%) JUnit
9 6 (6.74%) JBehave
9 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
9 6 (6.74%) LoadUI
10 5 (5.62%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (4.49%) TestDirector
12 3 (3.37%) Ant
12 3 (3.37%) Bugzilla
12 3 (3.37%) Maven
12 3 (3.37%) Cucumber
12 3 (3.37%) Rational Functional Tester
13 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (2.25%) TestLink
General
1 30 (33.71%) Finance
2 14 (15.73%) Retail
3 7 (7.87%) Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Legal
4 5 (5.62%) Military
5 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (49.44%) Analyst
2 38 (42.70%) Test Analyst
3 26 (29.21%) Tester
4 15 (16.85%) QA Analyst
5 14 (15.73%) Senior Analyst
5 14 (15.73%) Senior Test Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) QA Test Analyst
7 7 (7.87%) Automation Tester
7 7 (7.87%) Selenium Tester
8 6 (6.74%) Test Manager
9 5 (5.62%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Test Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) QA Specialist
11 3 (3.37%) QA Engineer
12 2 (2.25%) Senior Java Developer
12 2 (2.25%) Test Specialist
12 2 (2.25%) Software Tester
12 2 (2.25%) Java Developer
12 2 (2.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.97%) HTML
2 21 (23.60%) J2EE
3 17 (19.10%) XML
4 14 (15.73%) SOAP
4 14 (15.73%) Flash
5 13 (14.61%) .NET
6 11 (12.36%) Middleware
7 7 (7.87%) CSS
8 3 (3.37%) Swing
9 2 (2.25%) Struts
9 2 (2.25%) Web Services
9 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.25%) EJB
9 2 (2.25%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.25%) Spring
9 2 (2.25%) Ajax
10 1 (1.12%) Java EE
10 1 (1.12%) WPF
10 1 (1.12%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.12%) Life Science
5 1 (1.12%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.12%) Open Source
5 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.12%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.35%) UNIX
2 4 (4.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (41.57%) Automated Testing
3 32 (35.96%) E-Commerce
3 32 (35.96%) Regression Testing
4 19 (21.35%) System Testing
5 17 (19.10%) Test Automation
5 17 (19.10%) Test Scripting
6 16 (17.98%) Automation Testing
7 14 (15.73%) Manual Testing
7 14 (15.73%) Scrum
8 12 (13.48%) Software Testing
8 12 (13.48%) Test Strategy
9 10 (11.24%) BDD
10 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.99%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (8.99%) Performance Testing
10 8 (8.99%) TDD
11 7 (7.87%) Test Planning
12 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
13 5 (5.62%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.08%) JavaScript
2 29 (32.58%) SQL
3 28 (31.46%) Java
4 13 (14.61%) C#
5 9 (10.11%) Python
6 7 (7.87%) PHP
7 3 (3.37%) Perl
8 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.25%) C++
9 1 (1.12%) C
9 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.12%) VBScript
9 1 (1.12%) VB
9 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (38.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 30 (33.71%) ISEB
3 26 (29.21%) ISTQB
4 25 (28.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (40.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (21.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (42.70%) HP
2 21 (23.60%) IBM
3 9 (10.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle
4 3 (3.37%) WorldPay
5 2 (2.25%) SAP
6 1 (1.12%) hybris
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