The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 73 59 75
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.56% 0.69% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.42% 7.55% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £30,000 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.58% -8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
QuickTest Pro
Surrey

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

Development Applications Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
165 53 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 22.92% 9.17% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 156 51 145
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Guildford

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 21 (91.30%) ISEB
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (78.26%) Selenium
4 17 (73.91%) Web Services
5 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
5 16 (69.57%) Software Testing
6 15 (65.22%) Test Management
7 14 (60.87%) HP Quality Center
8 13 (56.52%) HP
9 12 (52.17%) QA
10 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
10 11 (47.83%) SpecFlow
10 11 (47.83%) Test Planning
10 11 (47.83%) Finance
10 11 (47.83%) Degree
10 11 (47.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (47.83%) FitNesse
10 11 (47.83%) WSDL
10 11 (47.83%) XML
10 11 (47.83%) XSD
10 11 (47.83%) SOAP
10 11 (47.83%) SQL
10 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
11 9 (39.13%) Oracle
12 8 (34.78%) PL/SQL
12 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
12 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
13 7 (30.43%) Life Science
13 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (26.09%) JMeter

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) MySQL
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Selenium
2 11 (47.83%) FitNesse
2 11 (47.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
2 11 (47.83%) SpecFlow
3 6 (26.09%) JMeter
4 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
5 2 (8.70%) JIRA
5 2 (8.70%) Ant
5 2 (8.70%) Toad
5 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
1 12 (52.17%) QA Analyst
2 11 (47.83%) Tester
2 11 (47.83%) QA Test Analyst
2 11 (47.83%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Software Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) Web Services
2 11 (47.83%) XML
2 11 (47.83%) XSD
2 11 (47.83%) WSDL
2 11 (47.83%) SOAP
3 2 (8.70%) J2EE
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Life Science
2 5 (21.74%) Chemistry
3 4 (17.39%) Open Source
3 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
5 2 (8.70%) Biology
5 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Solaris
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) Software Testing
3 15 (65.22%) Test Management
4 11 (47.83%) Test Planning
5 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
5 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
6 5 (21.74%) V-Model
6 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.70%) Scrum
9 1 (4.35%) System Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
9 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.35%) Project Management
9 1 (4.35%) CMMI
9 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) PL/SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) ISEB
2 11 (47.83%) Degree
3 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
5 3 (13.04%) PhD
6 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (60.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) HP
3 9 (39.13%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat