The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 230 311 296
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -15
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 225 140 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.99% 0.63% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.50% 4.91% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 188 121 139
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3460 2853 3350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.26% 12.93% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2931 2451 2973
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in the South East

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in the South East

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in the South East

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +22 70 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire +15 48 £37,500 +7.14% 9
West Sussex +5 30 £57,500 +69.11% 1
East Sussex -1 25 £38,250 -11.56% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 20 £45,000 +60.71% 5
Hampshire +17 17 £34,000 +13.33% 3
Oxfordshire +5 14 £50,000 +75.43%
Kent -7 5 £27,000 -46.00%
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 167 (44.53%) SQL
2 161 (42.93%) Selenium
3 151 (40.27%) ISEB
4 143 (38.13%) HP Quality Center
5 129 (34.40%) Test Automation
6 123 (32.80%) Test Scripting
7 115 (30.67%) Finance
8 112 (29.87%) HP
9 107 (28.53%) ISTQB
10 101 (26.93%) Test Management
11 97 (25.87%) Software Testing
11 97 (25.87%) LoadRunner
12 89 (23.73%) QA
13 88 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
14 85 (22.67%) Automated Testing
15 82 (21.87%) Oracle
16 73 (19.47%) Degree
17 69 (18.40%) VBScript
18 65 (17.33%) Manual Testing
19 62 (16.53%) Performance Testing
20 58 (15.47%) Test Strategy
21 54 (14.40%) Java
21 54 (14.40%) PL/SQL
22 52 (13.87%) JMeter
23 51 (13.60%) Scrum
24 48 (12.80%) Automation Testing
25 46 (12.27%) Oracle Database
25 46 (12.27%) Microsoft
26 45 (12.00%) Windows
27 42 (11.20%) JIRA

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (3.47%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.87%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (0.80%) Confluence
4 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.27%) IIS
4 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) MS Project
2 1 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.87%) Internet
3 5 (1.33%) HTTP
4 4 (1.07%) DNS
5 1 (0.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (12.27%) Oracle Database
2 31 (8.27%) SQL Server
3 20 (5.33%) Relational Database
4 17 (4.53%) Oracle ODI
4 17 (4.53%) Oracle Exadata
4 17 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (4.53%) MySQL
4 17 (4.53%) DB2
4 17 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (4.53%) DataStage
4 17 (4.53%) SQLPlus
5 12 (3.20%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 161 (42.93%) Selenium
2 97 (25.87%) LoadRunner
3 52 (13.87%) JMeter
4 42 (11.20%) JIRA
5 26 (6.93%) WebDriver
6 25 (6.67%) WinRunner
7 24 (6.40%) Toad
8 22 (5.87%) TestDirector
8 22 (5.87%) Selenium IDE
9 20 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (4.80%) SilkPerformer
10 18 (4.80%) eggPlant
11 17 (4.53%) JUnit
12 16 (4.27%) EasyMock
12 16 (4.27%) QALoad
12 16 (4.27%) jMock
12 16 (4.27%) TestPartner
13 14 (3.73%) Visual Studio
13 14 (3.73%) Subversion
14 13 (3.47%) SilkTest
General
1 115 (30.67%) Finance
2 30 (8.00%) Banking
2 30 (8.00%) Retail
3 16 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.73%) Advertising
4 14 (3.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (2.40%) Back Office
6 8 (2.13%) Front Office
7 4 (1.07%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 149 (39.73%) Analyst
2 136 (36.27%) Test Analyst
3 105 (28.00%) Tester
4 60 (16.00%) Test Manager
5 52 (13.87%) Senior Analyst
6 45 (12.00%) Senior Tester
7 43 (11.47%) Software Tester
8 42 (11.20%) Senior Test Analyst
9 33 (8.80%) Test Leader
10 32 (8.53%) Test Engineer
11 24 (6.40%) Senior Software Tester
12 23 (6.13%) Automation Analyst
13 22 (5.87%) QA Analyst
14 21 (5.60%) Performance Analyst
14 21 (5.60%) Performance Test Analyst
15 17 (4.53%) Automation Tester
15 17 (4.53%) Automation Test Analyst
15 17 (4.53%) Technical Tester
16 15 (4.00%) Senior Technical Tester
17 14 (3.73%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (9.60%) XML
2 35 (9.33%) Web Services
3 22 (5.87%) .NET
4 19 (5.07%) SOAP
5 10 (2.67%) WSDL
5 10 (2.67%) XSD
6 9 (2.40%) ODBC
7 8 (2.13%) J2EE
8 6 (1.60%) HTML
9 5 (1.33%) Middleware
10 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.80%) Gherkin
11 2 (0.53%) Ajax
12 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.60%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.47%) Open Source
3 24 (6.40%) Life Science
4 23 (6.13%) Mathematics
5 17 (4.53%) Mobile App
5 17 (4.53%) Client/Server
5 17 (4.53%) Mainframe
6 16 (4.27%) Chemistry
7 10 (2.67%) Visualisation
7 10 (2.67%) Chip and PIN
8 9 (2.40%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.87%) Biology
10 5 (1.33%) New Media
11 2 (0.53%) iPad
11 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.27%) GIS
12 1 (0.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.00%) Windows
2 33 (8.80%) UNIX
3 13 (3.47%) Linux
4 11 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.13%) Solaris
5 8 (2.13%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.60%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.33%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.27%) SUSE
8 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (34.40%) Test Automation
2 123 (32.80%) Test Scripting
3 101 (26.93%) Test Management
4 97 (25.87%) Software Testing
5 88 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (22.67%) Automated Testing
7 65 (17.33%) Manual Testing
8 62 (16.53%) Performance Testing
9 58 (15.47%) Test Strategy
10 51 (13.60%) Scrum
11 48 (12.80%) Automation Testing
12 36 (9.60%) User Acceptance Testing
12 36 (9.60%) System Testing
13 33 (8.80%) Waterfall
14 29 (7.73%) V-Model
15 26 (6.93%) TDD
16 24 (6.40%) BDD
17 22 (5.87%) Workflow
18 21 (5.60%) Integration Testing
19 17 (4.53%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 167 (44.53%) SQL
2 69 (18.40%) VBScript
3 54 (14.40%) Java
3 54 (14.40%) PL/SQL
4 40 (10.67%) C#
5 33 (8.80%) VB
6 30 (8.00%) Python
7 13 (3.47%) C++
7 13 (3.47%) C
8 8 (2.13%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.60%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.80%) PHP
10 3 (0.80%) R
11 2 (0.53%) Ruby
11 2 (0.53%) Perl
12 1 (0.27%) Delphi
12 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 151 (40.27%) ISEB
2 107 (28.53%) ISTQB
3 73 (19.47%) Degree
4 41 (10.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (4.53%) SC Cleared
5 17 (4.53%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.40%) PhD
7 6 (1.60%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.33%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (1.07%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (0.80%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (23.73%) QA
2 11 (2.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.27%) vSphere
3 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 143 (38.13%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.60%) Netcool
2 6 (1.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 112 (29.87%) HP
2 82 (21.87%) Oracle
3 46 (12.27%) Microsoft
4 17 (4.53%) Business Objects
4 17 (4.53%) Cognos
5 9 (2.40%) VMware
6 8 (2.13%) SunGard
7 6 (1.60%) Fujitsu
8 5 (1.33%) SOASTA, Inc
9 3 (0.80%) Empirix
9 3 (0.80%) Citrix
9 3 (0.80%) Altova
10 2 (0.53%) Mitel
10 2 (0.53%) Avaya
10 2 (0.53%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.53%) SAP
11 1 (0.27%) Siebel
11 1 (0.27%) Veritas
11 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.27%) McAfee
Buckinghamshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Family Investments
Salary: Market related
Posted: 12 days ago
High Wycombe
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £42,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
East Sussex
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Salary: From £39,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago