The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 18 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 68 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.31% 0.51% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.20% 2.38% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% +12.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £36,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,250 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Development Applications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
91 84 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 14.29% 21.54% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 88 81 58
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,282
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
QuickTest Pro
Northamptonshire

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Northampton

QuickTest Pro
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
1 8 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (44.44%) ERP
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Support Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Applications Support
2 8 (88.89%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PL/SQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle