The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 24 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 1 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 0.98% 4.35% 9.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.67% 12.90% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 18
Average salary £29,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
QuickTest Pro
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Development Applications Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 14.71% 33.70% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 25
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Gatwick region.

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Gatwick

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Robot
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebLOAD
1 1 (100.00%) CSQA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Robot
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebLOAD
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Calabash
1 1 (100.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (100.00%) Appium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) CSQA