The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 478 464 307
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -157
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 134 174 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.38% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.88% 2.38% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 105 153 366
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
QuickTest Pro
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7134 7317 7470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.11% 16.12% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5958 6061 6534
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,400 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in London

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in London

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in London

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in London

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
City of London +9 32 £50,000 -20.00% 4
Chiswick - 7 £44,000 -
Docklands, London -11 3 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 192 (63.79%) Selenium
2 178 (59.14%) QA
3 145 (48.17%) Agile Software Development
4 133 (44.19%) Test Scripting
5 116 (38.54%) Test Automation
6 107 (35.55%) HP Quality Center
7 103 (34.22%) Finance
7 103 (34.22%) Performance Testing
8 94 (31.23%) SQL
9 88 (29.24%) HP
10 85 (28.24%) C#
11 74 (24.58%) ISEB
12 72 (23.92%) LoadRunner
13 70 (23.26%) Test Strategy
14 68 (22.59%) Java
15 66 (21.93%) Manual Testing
16 63 (20.93%) Automated Testing
17 61 (20.27%) BDD
18 60 (19.93%) Microsoft
18 60 (19.93%) WebDriver
19 59 (19.60%) Automation Testing
20 57 (18.94%) Scrum
21 55 (18.27%) TDD
21 55 (18.27%) JMeter
22 49 (16.28%) ISTQB
23 48 (15.95%) Cucumber
23 48 (15.95%) Software Testing
24 47 (15.61%) Integration Testing
24 47 (15.61%) Open Source
25 43 (14.29%) .NET

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 9 (2.99%) SharePoint
1 9 (2.99%) WorkSite
2 8 (2.66%) IIS
3 7 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.99%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.00%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.00%) Confluence
5 3 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.33%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 20 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.99%) Markit EDM
2 6 (1.99%) SAP SD
2 6 (1.99%) SAP MM
3 5 (1.66%) SAP PP
3 5 (1.66%) SAP WM
3 5 (1.66%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.33%) GitHub
2 4 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.32%) HTTP
2 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.30%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.99%) QlikView
4 7 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.99%) SSDT
5 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.66%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.00%) DbVisualizer
7 3 (1.00%) DB2
8 2 (0.66%) MySQL
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 192 (63.79%) Selenium
2 72 (23.92%) LoadRunner
3 60 (19.93%) WebDriver
4 55 (18.27%) JMeter
5 48 (15.95%) Cucumber
6 42 (13.95%) Visual Studio
7 35 (11.63%) JUnit
7 35 (11.63%) JIRA
8 26 (8.64%) FitNesse
8 26 (8.64%) Visual Studio Team System
9 24 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 24 (7.97%) JBehave
10 17 (5.65%) WebLOAD
10 17 (5.65%) SpecFlow
11 16 (5.32%) NUnit
12 12 (3.99%) WinRunner
12 12 (3.99%) SoapUI
13 11 (3.65%) Rational Functional Tester
14 10 (3.32%) SilkPerformer
15 9 (2.99%) Eclipse
General
1 103 (34.22%) Finance
2 39 (12.96%) Banking
3 19 (6.31%) Retail
4 18 (5.98%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.65%) Law
6 10 (3.32%) Financial Institution
7 9 (2.99%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.66%) Front Office
8 8 (2.66%) Back Office
9 6 (1.99%) Marketing
10 5 (1.66%) Games
10 5 (1.66%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.33%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 77 (25.58%) Analyst
2 64 (21.26%) Tester
3 54 (17.94%) Test Analyst
4 43 (14.29%) QA Engineer
5 37 (12.29%) Consultant
6 28 (9.30%) Test Leader
7 25 (8.31%) Test Engineer
8 24 (7.97%) Test Manager
8 24 (7.97%) QA Analyst
9 19 (6.31%) Automation Tester
10 18 (5.98%) Senior QA Engineer
10 18 (5.98%) Test Consultant
10 18 (5.98%) Technical Tester
11 17 (5.65%) QA Tester
11 17 (5.65%) Automation Analyst
12 15 (4.98%) Team Leader
12 15 (4.98%) Test Team Leader
13 13 (4.32%) Quality Engineer
13 13 (4.32%) Automation Engineer
13 13 (4.32%) Senior Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (14.29%) .NET
2 31 (10.30%) Gherkin
3 29 (9.63%) Web Services
4 25 (8.31%) XML
5 20 (6.64%) J2EE
6 14 (4.65%) ASP.NET
7 13 (4.32%) HTML
8 12 (3.99%) SOAP
9 9 (2.99%) REST
10 6 (1.99%) Velocity
10 6 (1.99%) WCF
11 5 (1.66%) LINQ
11 5 (1.66%) Ajax
11 5 (1.66%) COM
11 5 (1.66%) CSS
12 3 (1.00%) Flash
12 3 (1.00%) JMS
12 3 (1.00%) Cocoa
12 3 (1.00%) FIX Protocol
12 3 (1.00%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (15.61%) Open Source
2 31 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (8.31%) Equities
4 19 (6.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (6.31%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (5.32%) Derivative
5 16 (5.32%) Fixed Income
6 15 (4.98%) Mobile App
7 14 (4.65%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.99%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.99%) User Experience
8 9 (2.99%) iPad
9 8 (2.66%) N-Tier
10 7 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
11 6 (1.99%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (1.66%) iPhone
12 5 (1.66%) GIS
13 3 (1.00%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.00%) Online Games
13 3 (1.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.96%) UNIX
2 29 (9.63%) Windows
3 25 (8.31%) Linux
4 10 (3.32%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.99%) Android
6 5 (1.66%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.33%) Debian
7 1 (0.33%) AIX
7 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (48.17%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (44.19%) Test Scripting
3 116 (38.54%) Test Automation
4 103 (34.22%) Performance Testing
5 70 (23.26%) Test Strategy
6 66 (21.93%) Manual Testing
7 63 (20.93%) Automated Testing
8 61 (20.27%) BDD
9 59 (19.60%) Automation Testing
10 57 (18.94%) Scrum
11 55 (18.27%) TDD
12 48 (15.95%) Software Testing
13 47 (15.61%) Integration Testing
14 42 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
15 40 (13.29%) Regression Testing
16 37 (12.29%) Test Management
17 31 (10.30%) User Stories
18 25 (8.31%) Software Engineering
19 22 (7.31%) E-Commerce
19 22 (7.31%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 94 (31.23%) SQL
2 85 (28.24%) C#
3 68 (22.59%) Java
4 42 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 21 (6.98%) VB
6 19 (6.31%) VBScript
6 19 (6.31%) C++
7 12 (3.99%) Perl
8 11 (3.65%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.32%) PHP
10 9 (2.99%) Python
11 8 (2.66%) VBA
12 7 (2.33%) Korn
12 7 (2.33%) Scala
13 6 (1.99%) Ruby
14 5 (1.66%) C
15 3 (1.00%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.00%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.00%) XPath
16 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (24.58%) ISEB
2 49 (16.28%) ISTQB
3 30 (9.97%) Degree
4 29 (9.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (2.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (2.33%) Brainbench
7 3 (1.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) PMP
8 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (59.14%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 107 (35.55%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (3.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 88 (29.24%) HP
2 60 (19.93%) Microsoft
3 23 (7.64%) Oracle
4 9 (2.99%) Interwoven
4 9 (2.99%) IBM
5 8 (2.66%) SAP
6 5 (1.66%) Siebel
6 5 (1.66%) Citrix
7 3 (1.00%) Informatica
7 3 (1.00%) Apple
7 3 (1.00%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.00%) SOASTA, Inc
7 3 (1.00%) Perforce
7 3 (1.00%) VMware
7 3 (1.00%) Altova
7 3 (1.00%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.00%) Seapine
8 2 (0.66%) Green Hat
8 2 (0.66%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.33%) Altiris
East London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago