The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 175 168 182
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 13 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.34% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.00% 1.37% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 4
Average salary £29,500 £55,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.36% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £43,650 £26,925
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £60,000 £31,825
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
QuickTest Pro
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
651 586 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.02% 15.55% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 593 489 475
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Manchester

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Manchester

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
Stockport +5 4 £29,000 +26.08% 1
Altrincham -1 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Cheadle - 1 - - 1
QuickTest Pro
North West

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 27 (77.14%) Selenium
2 22 (62.86%) ISEB
3 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (45.71%) ISTQB
4 16 (45.71%) Automation Testing
5 13 (37.14%) Automated Testing
5 13 (37.14%) Test Strategy
6 12 (34.29%) QA
6 12 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (34.29%) Oracle
7 11 (31.43%) Project Management
7 11 (31.43%) Test Management
7 11 (31.43%) Waterfall
8 10 (28.57%) Oracle Retail
8 10 (28.57%) Test Planning
8 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
8 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (28.57%) Retail
8 10 (28.57%) Process Management
8 10 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
8 10 (28.57%) Risk Management
8 10 (28.57%) Web Services
8 10 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (25.71%) Manual Testing
10 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
10 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
11 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 7 (20.00%) Web Testing
11 7 (20.00%) Degree
11 7 (20.00%) JIRA

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle Retail
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (77.14%) Selenium
2 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
3 7 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) Sahi
4 1 (2.86%) RSpec
4 1 (2.86%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.86%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.86%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (28.57%) Retail
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Analyst
1 14 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 12 (34.29%) Test Leader
3 10 (28.57%) Senior Test Manager
3 10 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) Senior Manager
4 9 (25.71%) Tester
5 8 (22.86%) Software Tester
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) QA Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Automation Tester
7 3 (8.57%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Test Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Web Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Web Test Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Automation Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Android
1 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) Automation Testing
3 13 (37.14%) Automated Testing
3 13 (37.14%) Test Strategy
4 12 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (31.43%) Project Management
5 11 (31.43%) Test Management
5 11 (31.43%) Waterfall
6 10 (28.57%) Test Planning
6 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 10 (28.57%) Process Management
6 10 (28.57%) Risk Management
7 9 (25.71%) Manual Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
9 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 7 (20.00%) Web Testing
10 6 (17.14%) ITIL
10 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (17.14%) Service Management
10 6 (17.14%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) VBScript
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) C
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) ISEB
2 16 (45.71%) ISTQB
3 7 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) HP
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
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