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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 163 169 179
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 9 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.52% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.25% 3.59% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 8
Average salary £28,500 £55,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.18% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,850 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
719 557 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.89% 14.60% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 618 485 583
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 5 £28,000 - 1
Cheadle - 1 - -
QuickTest Pro
North West

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (84.62%) Selenium
2 16 (61.54%) ISEB
3 12 (46.15%) QA
3 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) HP
5 10 (38.46%) SQL
5 10 (38.46%) Automation Testing
6 8 (30.77%) Finance
7 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
7 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
7 7 (26.92%) Web Services
7 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
7 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
7 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (26.92%) Degree
7 7 (26.92%) Cucumber
7 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
8 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
8 6 (23.08%) Market Research
8 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
8 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
8 6 (23.08%) User Stories
8 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 6 (23.08%) Android
8 6 (23.08%) JIRA
8 6 (23.08%) Web Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (23.08%) Project Management
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (84.62%) Selenium
2 7 (26.92%) Cucumber
3 6 (23.08%) JIRA
4 2 (7.69%) WebLOAD
4 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.85%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.85%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 4 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Tester
3 12 (46.15%) Software Tester
4 10 (38.46%) QA Analyst
5 7 (26.92%) Test Manager
5 7 (26.92%) Test Leader
6 6 (23.08%) Test Analyst
7 5 (19.23%) Senior Manager
7 5 (19.23%) Senior Test Manager
8 4 (15.38%) Automation Tester
9 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
9 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
9 3 (11.54%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (11.54%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (7.69%) QA Tester
10 2 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
10 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
11 1 (3.85%) Consultant
11 1 (3.85%) QA Consultant
11 1 (3.85%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
1 6 (23.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Automation Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
3 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
3 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
4 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Market Research
4 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 6 (23.08%) User Stories
4 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 6 (23.08%) Web Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
5 5 (19.23%) Process Management
5 5 (19.23%) Test Management
5 5 (19.23%) Test Planning
6 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) VBScript
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) ISEB
2 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
2 7 (26.92%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) HP
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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