The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 166 182 193
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 29 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.77% 0.18% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.05% 1.29% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 4
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
QuickTest Pro
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
716 544 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.05% 13.92% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 627 451 456
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Hampshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Hampshire

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
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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
Winchester -8 9 £32,500 +8.33%
Fareham +17 8 £40,000 +55.33%
Southampton -11 7 £40,000 -38.46%
Andover - 3 £37,000 -
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 33 (67.35%) SQL
1 33 (67.35%) Selenium
2 27 (55.10%) Software Testing
3 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (51.02%) Automated Testing
4 25 (51.02%) Test Automation
5 22 (44.90%) Test Management
6 21 (42.86%) QA
7 18 (36.73%) ISTQB
8 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
8 16 (32.65%) Automation Testing
9 15 (30.61%) HP Quality Center
9 15 (30.61%) ISEB
10 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 13 (26.53%) Windows
11 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (24.49%) Client/Server
12 12 (24.49%) N-Tier
12 12 (24.49%) Project Management
13 11 (22.45%) Content Management
13 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
13 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
13 11 (22.45%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (22.45%) Degree
13 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (22.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 11 (22.45%) Mentoring
14 9 (18.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 9 (18.37%) Line Management
14 9 (18.37%) Manual Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) MGCP
1 1 (2.04%) RTP
1 1 (2.04%) SS7
1 1 (2.04%) Megaco
1 1 (2.04%) ISUP
1 1 (2.04%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.24%) MS Access
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (67.35%) Selenium
2 7 (14.29%) Maven
3 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.24%) JIRA
4 5 (10.20%) Ant
5 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.12%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.12%) LoadRunner
7 2 (4.08%) SilkTest
7 2 (4.08%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (2.04%) JMeter
8 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.04%) Ranorex
8 1 (2.04%) Selenium IDE
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Billing
3 1 (2.04%) Law
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Analyst
1 18 (36.73%) Test Analyst
2 16 (32.65%) Tester
3 12 (24.49%) Software Tester
4 9 (18.37%) Test Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Team Leader
5 6 (12.24%) Test Team Leader
5 6 (12.24%) Automation Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Test Leader
7 4 (8.16%) Test Automation Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Tester
8 3 (6.12%) Automated Tester
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Tester
8 3 (6.12%) Test Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Software Team Leader
10 1 (2.04%) Agile Test Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Automation Tester
10 1 (2.04%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Client/Server
1 12 (24.49%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Software Testing
2 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (51.02%) Automated Testing
3 25 (51.02%) Test Automation
4 22 (44.90%) Test Management
5 16 (32.65%) Automation Testing
6 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (24.49%) Project Management
8 11 (22.45%) Content Management
8 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
8 11 (22.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (22.45%) Mentoring
9 9 (18.37%) Line Management
9 9 (18.37%) Manual Testing
10 8 (16.33%) Functional Testing
11 7 (14.29%) User Stories
11 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (14.29%) System Testing
11 7 (14.29%) TDD
12 6 (12.24%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (67.35%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) Java
2 5 (10.20%) Python
3 4 (8.16%) VBA
3 4 (8.16%) PHP
4 2 (4.08%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) Perl
5 1 (2.04%) C
5 1 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) C++
5 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) ISTQB
2 15 (30.61%) ISEB
3 11 (22.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 11 (22.45%) Degree
4 9 (18.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) Nortel
3 1 (2.04%) Ericsson
3 1 (2.04%) Huawei