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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 158 103 140
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +37
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 24 52 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.64% 2.00% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.61% 11.90% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 41 16
Average salary £27,500 £34,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% +19.29%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -6.57%
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
521 437 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.82% 16.79% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 402 347 338
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 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 29 August 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Leeds

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 45 (86.54%) Selenium
2 37 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (50.00%) SOAP
4 25 (48.08%) HP Quality Center
5 22 (42.31%) LoadRunner
6 20 (38.46%) HP
7 17 (32.69%) XML
7 17 (32.69%) QA
8 16 (30.77%) Test Automation
9 15 (28.85%) Test Management
10 14 (26.92%) XSD
10 14 (26.92%) SQL
10 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
10 14 (26.92%) ISEB
11 13 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (25.00%) Business Analysis
11 13 (25.00%) Software Testing
11 13 (25.00%) WSDL
11 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 13 (25.00%) .NET
11 13 (25.00%) Web Services
12 11 (21.15%) Cucumber
13 10 (19.23%) WinRunner
13 10 (19.23%) Automated Testing
14 9 (17.31%) FitNesse
14 9 (17.31%) WebDriver
14 9 (17.31%) DSDM
14 9 (17.31%) Automation Testing
15 8 (15.38%) User Stories
15 8 (15.38%) SpecFlow

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (86.54%) Selenium
2 22 (42.31%) LoadRunner
3 13 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (21.15%) Cucumber
5 10 (19.23%) WinRunner
6 9 (17.31%) WebDriver
6 9 (17.31%) FitNesse
7 8 (15.38%) SpecFlow
8 7 (13.46%) SoapUI
9 6 (11.54%) WATIR
10 5 (9.62%) JMeter
11 3 (5.77%) Selenium IDE
12 2 (3.85%) Maven
13 1 (1.92%) JUnit
13 1 (1.92%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (15.38%) Marketing
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) Analyst
1 40 (76.92%) Test Analyst
2 15 (28.85%) Tester
3 14 (26.92%) Agile Test Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Senior Test Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Software Tester
5 8 (15.38%) QA Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Functional Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Tester
7 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Test Leader
8 1 (1.92%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.00%) SOAP
2 17 (32.69%) XML
3 14 (26.92%) XSD
4 13 (25.00%) WSDL
4 13 (25.00%) Web Services
4 13 (25.00%) .NET
5 1 (1.92%) ebXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 15 (28.85%) Test Management
4 13 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 13 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 10 (19.23%) Automated Testing
6 9 (17.31%) DSDM
6 9 (17.31%) Automation Testing
7 8 (15.38%) User Stories
7 8 (15.38%) Agile Testing
8 6 (11.54%) Regression Testing
8 6 (11.54%) Scrum
8 6 (11.54%) Performance Testing
8 6 (11.54%) V-Model
9 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
9 5 (9.62%) Usability Testing
9 5 (9.62%) TDD
10 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
10 3 (5.77%) Use Case
11 2 (3.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) ISEB
2 5 (9.62%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.69%) QA
2 7 (13.46%) HL7
Systems Management
1 25 (48.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) HP
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
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