The first table below looks at the demand 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 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 168 187 178
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 19 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.47% 0.024% 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.12% 0.17% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 3
Average salary £55,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
609 577 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.07% 13.91% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 518 514 497
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
QuickTest Pro
North West

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 15 April 2014.

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 15 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 10 £55,000 -
Stockport - 1 £26,500 - 1
Wigan - 1 £22,500 -
QuickTest Pro
North West

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, 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 20 (71.43%) QA
2 19 (67.86%) Selenium
3 15 (53.57%) ISEB
3 15 (53.57%) LoadRunner
4 14 (50.00%) QALoad
4 14 (50.00%) TestPartner
4 14 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
4 14 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 14 (50.00%) Automation Testing
5 13 (46.43%) jMock
5 13 (46.43%) EasyMock
5 13 (46.43%) Automated Testing
5 13 (46.43%) JUnit
6 12 (42.86%) QMS
7 11 (39.29%) Software Testing
8 9 (32.14%) .NET
9 8 (28.57%) Java
9 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
10 7 (25.00%) J2EE
10 7 (25.00%) LabVIEW
10 7 (25.00%) Ruby
10 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
10 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 7 (25.00%) eggPlant
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle
11 4 (14.29%) SQL
12 3 (10.71%) ITIL
12 3 (10.71%) C#
12 3 (10.71%) Service Management
12 3 (10.71%) ISTQB

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Selenium
2 15 (53.57%) LoadRunner
3 14 (50.00%) QALoad
3 14 (50.00%) TestPartner
3 14 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
4 13 (46.43%) jMock
4 13 (46.43%) EasyMock
4 13 (46.43%) JUnit
5 7 (25.00%) LabVIEW
5 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 7 (25.00%) eggPlant
6 2 (7.14%) NUnit
7 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Head of Testing
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.57%) QA Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.57%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (3.57%) QA Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 14 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 13 (46.43%) Automated Testing
3 12 (42.86%) QMS
4 11 (39.29%) Software Testing
5 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 3 (10.71%) Service Management
6 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.14%) CMMI
8 1 (3.57%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.57%) System Testing
8 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.57%) BDD
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) Ruby
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) ISEB
2 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (71.43%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
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