The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 166 160 119
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -41
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 5 11 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.14% 0.34% 1.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.90% 2.09% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 37
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £30,400 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,700 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
QuickTest Pro
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
556 526 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.09% 16.16% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 490 375 511
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Leeds

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Leeds

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) Selenium
3 14 (56.00%) Software Testing
4 13 (52.00%) SOAP
5 11 (44.00%) Cucumber
6 10 (40.00%) Test Planning
6 10 (40.00%) HP
6 10 (40.00%) ISEB
7 9 (36.00%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (28.00%) QA
8 7 (28.00%) SQL
8 7 (28.00%) .NET
8 7 (28.00%) Automation Testing
9 6 (24.00%) WebDriver
9 6 (24.00%) Java
9 6 (24.00%) XML
9 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
10 5 (20.00%) Maven
10 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
10 5 (20.00%) HL7
10 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
10 5 (20.00%) LoadRunner
10 5 (20.00%) HTTP
10 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
10 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
11 4 (16.00%) Test Management
11 4 (16.00%) Finance
11 4 (16.00%) VB.NET

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Selenium
2 11 (44.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (24.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (20.00%) Maven
4 5 (20.00%) LoadRunner
4 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 4 (16.00%) FitNesse
6 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (12.00%) SpecFlow
7 1 (4.00%) JIRA
7 1 (4.00%) eggPlant
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Analyst
1 19 (76.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) SOAP
2 7 (28.00%) .NET
3 6 (24.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) Web Services
4 3 (12.00%) XSD
4 3 (12.00%) WSDL
5 1 (4.00%) ebXML
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Software Testing
3 10 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 7 (28.00%) Automation Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Test Management
7 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
7 4 (16.00%) V-Model
8 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) DSDM
8 3 (12.00%) Validation
8 3 (12.00%) Six Sigma
8 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) ISEB
2 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
2 5 (20.00%) HL7
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) HP
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft