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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 106 110 114
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 5 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.33% 1.00% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.39% 6.62% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 12
Average salary £23,250 £30,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -32.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,300 £43,050
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
209 272 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.93% 15.15% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 147 238 165
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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
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 30 October 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 +18 3 £22,500 -29.13%
Abingdon - 1 - -
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 16 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 12 (60.00%) Selenium
3 10 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (45.00%) Performance Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
5 8 (40.00%) WinRunner
5 8 (40.00%) LoadRunner
5 8 (40.00%) JMeter
5 8 (40.00%) HP
5 8 (40.00%) ISEB
5 8 (40.00%) Functional Testing
6 7 (35.00%) eggPlant
6 7 (35.00%) Chip and PIN
6 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
6 7 (35.00%) Retail
6 7 (35.00%) Web Testing
6 7 (35.00%) Usability Testing
7 4 (20.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) C#
8 3 (15.00%) Java
8 3 (15.00%) Scrum
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.00%) QA
8 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
9 2 (10.00%) Degree
9 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
9 2 (10.00%) jQuery
9 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Selenium
2 8 (40.00%) WinRunner
2 8 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 8 (40.00%) JMeter
3 7 (35.00%) eggPlant
3 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (5.00%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (5.00%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
1 14 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Performance Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Functional Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Graduate
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.00%) QA Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (45.00%) Performance Testing
2 9 (45.00%) Automated Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Web Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Usability Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Validation
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) User Stories
7 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C#
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Siebel