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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 156 150 103
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -47
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 9 29 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% 0.77% 2.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.79% 4.36% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 59
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £42,964 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
504 665 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.96% 17.56% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 416 490 379
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 13 (92.86%) Selenium
2 11 (78.57%) Test Scripting
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) Software Testing
4 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
4 9 (64.29%) Test Strategy
5 8 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (57.14%) ISEB
6 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
7 6 (42.86%) .NET
8 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
9 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 3 (21.43%) QA
9 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
9 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
9 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) Windows
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
10 2 (14.29%) Web Services
10 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
10 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
10 2 (14.29%) HP
10 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
10 2 (14.29%) Validation
10 2 (14.29%) TDD
10 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (14.29%) FitNesse
3 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) Sahi
4 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) WATIR
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Tester
1 8 (57.14%) Software Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Software Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Test Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Test Scripting
2 10 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Test Strategy
4 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
8 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 2 (14.29%) BDD
8 2 (14.29%) TDD
8 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
8 2 (14.29%) Validation
9 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
2 8 (57.14%) ISEB
2 8 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) HP