The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - 71 -
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.76% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 5.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.21%
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 Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
77 88 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.19% 13.31% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 67 82 95
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Merseyside

QuickTest Pro
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP