The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 93 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.49% 0.091% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.27% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £27,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -10.00%
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 Kent region.

Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
153 170 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.85% 15.40% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 133 139 97
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Kent

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Kent

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Kent

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Dover - 4 £27,000 -
West Malling - 1 £62,500 -
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 6 (85.71%) LoadRunner
2 6 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (71.43%) QA
4 4 (57.14%) V-Model
4 4 (57.14%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) SAP
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
6 2 (28.57%) TestDirector
6 2 (28.57%) UNIX
6 2 (28.57%) ERP
6 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
7 1 (14.29%) Selenium
7 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (14.29%) C#
7 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 1 (14.29%) SOAP

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) LoadRunner
2 2 (28.57%) TestDirector
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Principle Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Manager
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) V-Model
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft