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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 121 129 130
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 20 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.82% 0.47% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.92% 4.78% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 4
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +1.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £33,825
10% offered a salary of more than £50,375 £55,270 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
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
289 230 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.90% 9.75% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 233 196 193
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 26 March 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Reading

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 41 (67.21%) Selenium
2 40 (65.57%) HP Quality Center
3 26 (42.62%) ISEB
4 24 (39.34%) Degree
5 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (37.70%) ISTQB
5 23 (37.70%) Security Cleared
6 19 (31.15%) Waterfall
7 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
7 18 (29.51%) Windows
8 16 (26.23%) HTML
8 16 (26.23%) CSS
8 16 (26.23%) Computer Science
8 16 (26.23%) QA
8 16 (26.23%) jQuery
8 16 (26.23%) System Testing
8 16 (26.23%) Automation Testing
8 16 (26.23%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (24.59%) TestDirector
9 15 (24.59%) Test Automation
10 14 (22.95%) WinRunner
10 14 (22.95%) Test Scripting
11 13 (21.31%) Windows XP
12 12 (19.67%) Cucumber
13 11 (18.03%) SQL
13 11 (18.03%) LoadRunner
13 11 (18.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (18.03%) Test Planning
14 10 (16.39%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (14.75%) MS Excel

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 10 (16.39%) SharePoint Server
2 9 (14.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) LAN
1 3 (4.92%) WAN
1 3 (4.92%) HTTP
1 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (67.21%) Selenium
2 15 (24.59%) TestDirector
3 14 (22.95%) WinRunner
4 12 (19.67%) Cucumber
5 11 (18.03%) LoadRunner
6 4 (6.56%) JIRA
7 3 (4.92%) Bugzilla
7 3 (4.92%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.92%) MSTest
8 2 (3.28%) Robotium
8 2 (3.28%) JBehave
8 2 (3.28%) ClearQuest
8 2 (3.28%) JMeter
9 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (47.54%) Tester
2 16 (26.23%) Junior
2 16 (26.23%) Analyst
2 16 (26.23%) Test Analyst
2 16 (26.23%) Software Tester
2 16 (26.23%) Junior Tester
2 16 (26.23%) Junior Software Tester
3 14 (22.95%) Automation Tester
4 13 (21.31%) Test Engineer
4 13 (21.31%) Software Engineer
5 12 (19.67%) Software Test Engineer
5 12 (19.67%) Graduate
5 12 (19.67%) QA Tester
5 12 (19.67%) QA Engineer
5 12 (19.67%) Junior Software Engineer
5 12 (19.67%) Graduate Software Tester
5 12 (19.67%) Junior Test Engineer
6 10 (16.39%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (16.39%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (13.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) HTML
1 16 (26.23%) CSS
1 16 (26.23%) jQuery
2 8 (13.11%) .NET
3 4 (6.56%) HTML5
4 2 (3.28%) Web Services
4 2 (3.28%) XML
5 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Computer Science
1 16 (26.23%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.75%) Clustering
3 3 (4.92%) Open Source
4 2 (3.28%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.28%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Windows
2 13 (21.31%) Windows XP
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.28%) Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Android
7 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.15%) Waterfall
3 16 (26.23%) System Testing
3 16 (26.23%) Automation Testing
4 15 (24.59%) Test Automation
5 14 (22.95%) Test Scripting
6 11 (18.03%) Test Planning
7 9 (14.75%) Test Management
8 8 (13.11%) Change Management
8 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (13.11%) Line Management
9 7 (11.48%) Performance Testing
10 3 (4.92%) Requirements Management
10 3 (4.92%) Manual Testing
10 3 (4.92%) V-Model
10 3 (4.92%) Network Management
10 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.92%) Functional Testing
11 2 (3.28%) User Stories
11 2 (3.28%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
2 11 (18.03%) SQL
3 8 (13.11%) C#
4 4 (6.56%) C++
4 4 (6.56%) VBScript
5 3 (4.92%) Java
6 2 (3.28%) Python
6 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.28%) XPath
6 2 (3.28%) Groovy
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (42.62%) ISEB
2 24 (39.34%) Degree
3 23 (37.70%) ISTQB
3 23 (37.70%) Security Cleared
4 11 (18.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (13.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
6 5 (8.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 40 (65.57%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (14.75%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (14.75%) Netcool
2 9 (14.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (4.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Citrix
1 9 (14.75%) Veritas
1 9 (14.75%) McAfee
2 8 (13.11%) HP
3 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.56%) Fujitsu
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Adroit People Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 9 days ago