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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 103 143 124
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -19
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 41 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.61% 0.20% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.19% 1.74% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 10
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,525 £37,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
QuickTest Pro
Berkshire

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
289 287 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.32% 11.54% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 217 247 244
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Reading

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 60 (75.95%) HP Quality Center
2 42 (53.16%) ISEB
3 37 (46.84%) Selenium
4 30 (37.97%) ISTQB
5 28 (35.44%) Security Cleared
6 27 (34.18%) Windows
7 25 (31.65%) Test Automation
8 24 (30.38%) TestDirector
8 24 (30.38%) Finance
8 24 (30.38%) Test Scripting
9 23 (29.11%) WinRunner
10 22 (27.85%) Automation Testing
11 20 (25.32%) Degree
12 19 (24.05%) Windows XP
12 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (22.78%) System Testing
14 17 (21.52%) SQL
14 17 (21.52%) SC Cleared
15 16 (20.25%) MS Exchange
15 16 (20.25%) Citrix
15 16 (20.25%) Veritas
15 16 (20.25%) Netcool
15 16 (20.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 16 (20.25%) McAfee
15 16 (20.25%) Clustering
15 16 (20.25%) SharePoint Server
15 16 (20.25%) QA
15 16 (20.25%) McAfee ePO
16 15 (18.99%) VBScript

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 16 (20.25%) MS Exchange
1 16 (20.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) LAN
1 3 (3.80%) WAN
1 3 (3.80%) HTTP
1 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.80%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (46.84%) Selenium
2 24 (30.38%) TestDirector
3 23 (29.11%) WinRunner
4 14 (17.72%) Cucumber
5 10 (12.66%) LoadRunner
6 5 (6.33%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.80%) MSTest
7 3 (3.80%) JIRA
7 3 (3.80%) Bugzilla
7 3 (3.80%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (2.53%) ClearQuest
9 1 (1.27%) Xcode
9 1 (1.27%) Subversion
9 1 (1.27%) eggPlant
General
1 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (54.43%) Analyst
1 43 (54.43%) Test Analyst
2 24 (30.38%) Tester
2 24 (30.38%) Senior Analyst
2 24 (30.38%) Senior Test Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) Test Engineer
3 15 (18.99%) Automation Tester
4 13 (16.46%) Senior Tester
5 10 (12.66%) Junior
5 10 (12.66%) Junior Tester
5 10 (12.66%) Software Tester
5 10 (12.66%) Junior Software Tester
6 9 (11.39%) Software Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) Test Manager
7 8 (10.13%) Software Test Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Graduate
7 8 (10.13%) QA Tester
7 8 (10.13%) QA Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Junior Software Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Graduate Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) HTML
1 10 (12.66%) CSS
1 10 (12.66%) XML
1 10 (12.66%) jQuery
2 7 (8.86%) .NET
3 2 (2.53%) HTML5
4 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Clustering
2 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.80%) Open Source
5 2 (2.53%) iPad
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.18%) Windows
2 19 (24.05%) Windows XP
3 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) Test Automation
2 24 (30.38%) Test Scripting
3 22 (27.85%) Automation Testing
4 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (22.78%) System Testing
6 15 (18.99%) Manual Testing
7 13 (16.46%) Test Management
7 13 (16.46%) Waterfall
8 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (15.19%) Test Planning
9 9 (11.39%) Line Management
9 9 (11.39%) Change Management
10 8 (10.13%) Integration Testing
11 7 (8.86%) Performance Testing
12 5 (6.33%) Automated Testing
12 5 (6.33%) Test Strategy
13 4 (5.06%) Software Distribution
14 3 (3.80%) Functional Testing
14 3 (3.80%) Requirements Management
14 3 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.52%) SQL
2 15 (18.99%) VBScript
3 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.86%) C#
5 2 (2.53%) C++
6 1 (1.27%) PHP
6 1 (1.27%) VB
6 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (53.16%) ISEB
2 30 (37.97%) ISTQB
3 28 (35.44%) Security Cleared
4 20 (25.32%) Degree
5 17 (21.52%) SC Cleared
6 13 (16.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (11.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 8 (10.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 60 (75.95%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (20.25%) McAfee ePO
2 16 (20.25%) Netcool
2 16 (20.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (3.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Citrix
1 16 (20.25%) Veritas
1 16 (20.25%) McAfee
2 8 (10.13%) HP
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.33%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
Reading
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago