The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 58 72 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.69% 0.86% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.98% 4.72% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -18.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
QuickTest Pro
Leicestershire

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

Development Applications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
43 106 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 9.89% 18.24% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 41 96 87
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,500 £30,176
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
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 Leicester

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Leicester

QuickTest Pro
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista
3 3 (60.00%) TestPartner
3 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Ranorex
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
5 1 (20.00%) V-Model
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) TestPartner
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Ranorex
3 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA