The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 25 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 69 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 5 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.65% 0.62% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.42% 6.67% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 4
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -36.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
146 90 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 18.89% 9.32% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 135 82 52
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
QuickTest Pro
Oxfordshire

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Oxford

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Oxford

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (84.62%) ISEB
1 11 (84.62%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
2 10 (76.92%) ISTQB
3 9 (69.23%) Usability Testing
3 9 (69.23%) Retail
3 9 (69.23%) Chip and PIN
3 9 (69.23%) Web Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Selenium
4 6 (46.15%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) TestDirector
5 5 (38.46%) JIRA
5 5 (38.46%) Bugzilla
6 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 2 (15.38%) JMeter
7 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) SilkPerformer
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 1 (7.69%) Facilita Forecast
8 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (7.69%) Test Management
8 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.69%) Open Source
8 1 (7.69%) Ajax
8 1 (7.69%) Software Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 5 (38.46%) TestDirector
2 5 (38.46%) Bugzilla
3 2 (15.38%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
3 2 (15.38%) JMeter
4 1 (7.69%) WinRunner
4 1 (7.69%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 9 (69.23%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Functional Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Test Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
2 9 (69.23%) Usability Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Web Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Test Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) ISEB
2 10 (76.92%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Siebel