The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.14% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.14% 5.61% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 14
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -16.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in the Midlands

QuickTest Pro
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Solutions Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle