The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 114 107 99
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 16 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.86% 0.71% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.91% 7.07% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 7
Average salary £43,000 £55,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% +35.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
326 184 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.45% 10.04% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 261 179 211
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Oxford +2 8 £26,750 -51.36%
Abingdon - 2 £41,000 -
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (64.29%) Test Scripting
2 16 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (50.00%) ISEB
3 14 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 11 (39.29%) JMeter
4 11 (39.29%) Retail
4 11 (39.29%) LoadRunner
4 11 (39.29%) Performance Testing
5 10 (35.71%) WinRunner
5 10 (35.71%) ISTQB
6 9 (32.14%) Bugzilla
6 9 (32.14%) TestDirector
6 9 (32.14%) Chip and PIN
6 9 (32.14%) Web Testing
6 9 (32.14%) JIRA
6 9 (32.14%) Usability Testing
7 8 (28.57%) HP
8 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
8 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
8 6 (21.43%) eggPlant
9 5 (17.86%) SilkPerformer
9 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
9 5 (17.86%) SQL
10 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Finance
10 4 (14.29%) GIS
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle
10 4 (14.29%) Siebel
10 4 (14.29%) Citrix
10 4 (14.29%) Open Source

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) JMeter
1 11 (39.29%) LoadRunner
2 10 (35.71%) WinRunner
3 9 (32.14%) Bugzilla
3 9 (32.14%) TestDirector
3 9 (32.14%) JIRA
4 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 6 (21.43%) eggPlant
5 5 (17.86%) SilkPerformer
6 4 (14.29%) Selenium
6 4 (14.29%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 11 (39.29%) Retail
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Analyst
1 17 (60.71%) Test Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Performance Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Performance Test Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Tester
3 5 (17.86%) Test Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Functional Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Functional Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) QA Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Test Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Test Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Chip and PIN
2 4 (14.29%) GIS
2 4 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Test Scripting
2 14 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 11 (39.29%) Performance Testing
4 9 (32.14%) Web Testing
4 9 (32.14%) Usability Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
7 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
9 1 (3.57%) Test Management
9 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) ISEB
2 10 (35.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Siebel
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix