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 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 77 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 8 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.87% 0.90% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.93% 9.18% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 3
Average salary £26,750 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.36% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Development Applications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
135 98 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 14.71% 9.76% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 98 98 68
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 18 April 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Oxford

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (70.59%) Test Scripting
2 11 (64.71%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (64.71%) ISEB
3 9 (52.94%) ISTQB
4 8 (47.06%) Retail
4 8 (47.06%) Chip and PIN
4 8 (47.06%) HP
4 8 (47.06%) Web Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Usability Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Bugzilla
6 6 (35.29%) TestDirector
6 6 (35.29%) JIRA
7 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
7 5 (29.41%) LoadRunner
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) JMeter
7 5 (29.41%) SilkPerformer
8 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Ajax
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) GIS
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle
8 4 (23.53%) Siebel
8 4 (23.53%) Citrix
8 4 (23.53%) WinRunner
8 4 (23.53%) Selenium
8 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Open Source
8 4 (23.53%) Facilita Forecast

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Bugzilla
1 6 (35.29%) TestDirector
1 6 (35.29%) JIRA
2 5 (29.41%) LoadRunner
2 5 (29.41%) JMeter
2 5 (29.41%) SilkPerformer
3 4 (23.53%) WinRunner
3 4 (23.53%) Selenium
3 4 (23.53%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 8 (47.06%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Functional Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Functional Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Test Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Chip and PIN
2 4 (23.53%) GIS
2 4 (23.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Test Scripting
2 8 (47.06%) Web Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Usability Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.88%) Test Management
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) ISEB
2 9 (52.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Siebel
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix