The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 22 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 49 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 10 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.85% 0.48% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.93% 3.51% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Average salary £37,000 £26,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.31% -13.70%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
67 57 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.36% 13.57% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 58 51 40
Average salary £32,500 £39,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% +16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
QuickTest Pro
Tyne and Wear

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 18 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 11 (61.11%) Facilita Forecast
3 9 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
4 7 (38.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) ISEB
6 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (22.22%) Test Management
6 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 4 (22.22%) VB
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) UNIX
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) C#
7 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 3 (16.67%) QA
7 3 (16.67%) Selenium
7 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Web Services
8 1 (5.56%) Citrix
8 1 (5.56%) WinRunner
8 1 (5.56%) Telecoms

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (5.56%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 11 (61.11%) Facilita Forecast
3 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Tester
1 11 (61.11%) Performance Tester
2 5 (27.78%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Test Management
2 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) VB
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
1 7 (38.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Citrix
1 1 (5.56%) HP
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