The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 135 102 130
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +28
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 12 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.53% 1.51% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.58% 14.34% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 1
Average salary £26,671 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.87% -11.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
QuickTest Pro
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
262 244 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.52% 10.54% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 221 202 172
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Reading

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Reading

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Reading

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 32 (69.57%) Selenium
2 24 (52.17%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (41.30%) Degree
4 17 (36.96%) QA
4 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
7 14 (30.43%) HTML
7 14 (30.43%) CSS
8 13 (28.26%) HP
9 12 (26.09%) System Testing
9 12 (26.09%) Waterfall
9 12 (26.09%) Cucumber
9 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
9 12 (26.09%) jQuery
9 12 (26.09%) Automation Testing
10 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (21.74%) ISEB
11 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 10 (21.74%) C#
11 10 (21.74%) ISTQB
12 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
12 9 (19.57%) Windows XP
12 9 (19.57%) Windows
13 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
13 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
13 8 (17.39%) .NET
13 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
13 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
14 7 (15.22%) Test Automation

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (69.57%) Selenium
2 12 (26.09%) Cucumber
3 6 (13.04%) LoadRunner
4 4 (8.70%) JBehave
5 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.35%) Ranorex
6 2 (4.35%) JMeter
6 2 (4.35%) Subversion
6 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.35%) RSpec
6 2 (4.35%) Robotium
7 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.17%) JIRA
7 1 (2.17%) WinRunner
7 1 (2.17%) TestDirector
7 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Tester
2 12 (26.09%) Junior
2 12 (26.09%) Software Tester
2 12 (26.09%) Junior Software Tester
2 12 (26.09%) Junior Tester
3 11 (23.91%) Test Engineer
4 10 (21.74%) Automation Tester
5 9 (19.57%) QA Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Graduate
6 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Software Test Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) QA Tester
6 8 (17.39%) Junior Software Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Junior Test Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Graduate Software Tester
7 7 (15.22%) Test Manager
8 6 (13.04%) Test Analyst
8 6 (13.04%) Analyst
9 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) HTML
1 14 (30.43%) CSS
2 12 (26.09%) jQuery
3 8 (17.39%) .NET
4 5 (10.87%) Application Packaging
5 4 (8.70%) Web Services
5 4 (8.70%) HTML5
6 2 (4.35%) XML
6 2 (4.35%) Ajax
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows XP
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.87%) Windows 2000
4 2 (4.35%) Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.17%) Android
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) System Testing
2 12 (26.09%) Waterfall
2 12 (26.09%) Automation Testing
3 7 (15.22%) Test Automation
3 7 (15.22%) Change Management
3 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (15.22%) Test Planning
3 7 (15.22%) Line Management
4 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
5 5 (10.87%) Performance Testing
5 5 (10.87%) ITIL
6 4 (8.70%) Scrum
7 3 (6.52%) Network Management
7 3 (6.52%) Test Management
7 3 (6.52%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.52%) Functional Testing
8 2 (4.35%) User Stories
8 2 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
2 10 (21.74%) C#
3 6 (13.04%) VB
4 5 (10.87%) Java
5 4 (8.70%) C++
5 4 (8.70%) SQL
6 3 (6.52%) VBScript
7 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.35%) Python
7 2 (4.35%) XPath
7 2 (4.35%) Groovy
8 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Degree
2 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
3 10 (21.74%) ISEB
3 10 (21.74%) ISTQB
4 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
5 7 (15.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (15.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.96%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (52.17%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) HP
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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