The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 72 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.90% 1.05% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.38% 6.12% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £37,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
QuickTest Pro
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
207 98 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 26.74% 17.22% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 195 78 81
Average salary £33,500 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.75% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Sheffield

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Sheffield

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) HP
2 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Test Planning
3 8 (53.33%) ISEB
3 8 (53.33%) QA
4 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
5 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Gherkin
5 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 5 (33.33%) Test Management
6 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Web Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Load Testing
6 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Banking
6 4 (26.67%) FitNesse
6 4 (26.67%) JIRA
7 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Usability Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
8 2 (13.33%) JMeter

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 4 (26.67%) JIRA
3 4 (26.67%) FitNesse
4 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
4 2 (13.33%) JMeter
4 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (6.67%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Team Leader
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Test Planning
3 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (33.33%) Test Management
4 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Web Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Load Testing
6 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Usability Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Validation
7 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 1 (6.67%) Scrum
8 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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