The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 106 102 106
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 12 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.78% 0.89% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.76% 7.01% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 7
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -34.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £26,600 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -6.57%
QuickTest Pro
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
252 214 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.37% 12.63% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 220 181 170
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,050 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -2 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Abingdon - 1 - -
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 24 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 15 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (46.67%) Performance Testing
3 14 (46.67%) Automated Testing
4 13 (43.33%) JMeter
4 13 (43.33%) WinRunner
4 13 (43.33%) LoadRunner
5 12 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 12 (40.00%) Retail
5 12 (40.00%) eggPlant
6 11 (36.67%) Selenium
6 11 (36.67%) ISTQB
7 10 (33.33%) ISEB
8 9 (30.00%) Chip and PIN
8 9 (30.00%) Web Testing
8 9 (30.00%) Usability Testing
9 8 (26.67%) HP
10 7 (23.33%) JIRA
11 6 (20.00%) Bugzilla
11 6 (20.00%) TestDirector
12 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
13 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
13 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
14 3 (10.00%) SQL
14 3 (10.00%) .NET
15 2 (6.67%) C#
15 2 (6.67%) Java
15 2 (6.67%) Finance
15 2 (6.67%) Scrum

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) LoadRunner
1 13 (43.33%) JMeter
1 13 (43.33%) WinRunner
2 12 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (40.00%) eggPlant
3 11 (36.67%) Selenium
4 7 (23.33%) JIRA
5 6 (20.00%) TestDirector
5 6 (20.00%) Bugzilla
6 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.33%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (3.33%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (3.33%) SilkPerformer
General
1 12 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Analyst
1 22 (73.33%) Test Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Performance Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Functional Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Functional Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Test Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.33%) QA Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate
6 1 (3.33%) Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Junior
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) Ajax
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) jQuery
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (3.33%) GIS
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 14 (46.67%) Performance Testing
2 14 (46.67%) Automated Testing
3 9 (30.00%) Web Testing
3 9 (30.00%) Usability Testing
4 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) TDD
7 1 (3.33%) Validation
7 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) User Stories
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) VBScript
3 1 (3.33%) VB
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) ISTQB
2 10 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Siebel