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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 72 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 3 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.41% 1.34% 1.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.91% 14.00% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
157 50 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 21.30% 9.56% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 147 49 116
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 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 14 (73.68%) ISEB
1 14 (73.68%) Selenium
1 14 (73.68%) Test Management
2 13 (68.42%) Web Services
2 13 (68.42%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) HP
3 12 (63.16%) Software Testing
3 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) QA
5 10 (52.63%) WSDL
5 10 (52.63%) XML
5 10 (52.63%) XSD
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 10 (52.63%) SOAP
5 10 (52.63%) FitNesse
5 10 (52.63%) Finance
5 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (52.63%) Cucumber
5 10 (52.63%) SpecFlow
5 10 (52.63%) Test Planning
6 8 (42.11%) Degree
6 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
6 8 (42.11%) SQL
7 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
8 6 (31.58%) Java
8 6 (31.58%) Oracle
8 6 (31.58%) Windows
8 6 (31.58%) Life Science
8 6 (31.58%) JMeter

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Selenium
2 10 (52.63%) FitNesse
2 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (52.63%) Cucumber
2 10 (52.63%) SpecFlow
3 6 (31.58%) JMeter
4 4 (21.05%) LoadRunner
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) Ant
5 2 (10.53%) Toad
5 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
1 11 (57.89%) QA Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) QA Test Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Test Analyst
3 8 (42.11%) Tester
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) Web Services
2 10 (52.63%) XML
2 10 (52.63%) XSD
2 10 (52.63%) WSDL
2 10 (52.63%) SOAP
3 3 (15.79%) Ajax
4 2 (10.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Life Science
2 4 (21.05%) Open Source
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Chemistry
3 2 (10.53%) Biology
3 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
4 2 (10.53%) Solaris
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Test Management
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Software Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Test Planning
4 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Load Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) V-Model
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) CMMI
7 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) ISEB
2 8 (42.11%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
1 3 (15.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
1 12 (63.16%) HP
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat