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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 70 59 67
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 6 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.83% 1.38% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.47% 8.57% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £36,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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
173 105 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.83% 16.08% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 162 85 63
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
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 23 January 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Sheffield

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
2 6 (46.15%) QA
2 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 6 (46.15%) Test Planning
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) Test Management
3 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
3 5 (38.46%) Gherkin
3 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Web Testing
4 4 (30.77%) JIRA
4 4 (30.77%) Load Testing
4 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (30.77%) Selenium
4 4 (30.77%) FitNesse
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
4 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Usability Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Validation

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) FitNesse
3 2 (15.38%) JMeter
3 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
3 2 (15.38%) TestComplete
3 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Tester
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Tester
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Gherkin
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 6 (46.15%) Test Planning
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) Test Management
3 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Web Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Load Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Usability Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) XPath
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISEB
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft