The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 280 305 277
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -28
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 161 105 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.78% 0.53% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.63% 3.66% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 128 85 158
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
QuickTest Pro
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3475 2872 3129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.75% 14.43% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2987 2401 2815
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Berkshire +39 63 £40,500 +24.61% 9
Surrey +17 43 £40,000 +2.56% 2
East Sussex -16 22 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Hampshire -7 14 £33,500 -25.55% 2
West Sussex -9 9 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 8 £42,500 +23.18% 1
Kent -5 2 - - 1
Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 204 (52.71%) Selenium
2 196 (50.65%) SQL
3 182 (47.03%) ISEB
4 174 (44.96%) HP Quality Center
5 155 (40.05%) Test Management
6 153 (39.53%) Finance
7 140 (36.18%) Agile Software Development
8 138 (35.66%) Test Automation
9 127 (32.82%) HP
10 101 (26.10%) ISTQB
11 99 (25.58%) Test Scripting
12 98 (25.32%) QA
12 98 (25.32%) Oracle
13 97 (25.06%) Software Testing
14 83 (21.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 74 (19.12%) Automated Testing
16 72 (18.60%) Windows
17 70 (18.09%) Test Planning
18 66 (17.05%) Automation Testing
19 60 (15.50%) C#
20 58 (14.99%) Java
20 58 (14.99%) Cucumber
21 57 (14.73%) Microsoft
22 56 (14.47%) LoadRunner
22 56 (14.47%) Degree
23 55 (14.21%) Regression Testing
24 52 (13.44%) System Testing
25 48 (12.40%) WebDriver
25 48 (12.40%) Web Services
26 47 (12.14%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 17 (4.39%) MS Exchange
2 15 (3.88%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (1.03%) IIS
3 4 (1.03%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.52%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 28 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.81%) MS Office
3 4 (1.03%) MS Project
3 4 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.07%) HTTP
1 8 (2.07%) LAN
1 8 (2.07%) WAN
2 7 (1.81%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.55%) DNS
4 4 (1.03%) Internet
4 4 (1.03%) Wireless
5 2 (0.52%) SSL
6 1 (0.26%) CTI
6 1 (0.26%) Megaco
6 1 (0.26%) ISUP
6 1 (0.26%) H.323
6 1 (0.26%) MGCP
6 1 (0.26%) RTP
6 1 (0.26%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 38 (9.82%) SQL Server
3 28 (7.24%) Relational Database
3 28 (7.24%) MySQL
4 27 (6.98%) RDBMS
5 21 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (5.43%) SQLPlus
5 21 (5.43%) DataStage
5 21 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (5.43%) DB2
5 21 (5.43%) Oracle Exadata
5 21 (5.43%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (1.55%) MS Access
7 2 (0.52%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.52%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 204 (52.71%) Selenium
2 58 (14.99%) Cucumber
3 56 (14.47%) LoadRunner
4 48 (12.40%) WebDriver
5 33 (8.53%) JIRA
6 30 (7.75%) JMeter
6 30 (7.75%) WinRunner
6 30 (7.75%) TestDirector
7 25 (6.46%) Toad
8 23 (5.94%) SpecFlow
9 20 (5.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (3.88%) Selenium IDE
11 14 (3.62%) TestNG
12 13 (3.36%) Eclipse
12 13 (3.36%) IntelliJ
13 11 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (2.58%) Git (software)
14 10 (2.58%) Ant
15 8 (2.07%) SilkPerformer
16 7 (1.81%) FitNesse
General
1 153 (39.53%) Finance
2 24 (6.20%) Banking
3 20 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (3.10%) Retail
4 12 (3.10%) Advertising
5 5 (1.29%) Legal
5 5 (1.29%) Marketing
6 4 (1.03%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.03%) Military
7 3 (0.78%) Automotive
8 1 (0.26%) Billing
8 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 150 (38.76%) Analyst
2 147 (37.98%) Test Analyst
3 96 (24.81%) Tester
4 74 (19.12%) Test Engineer
5 55 (14.21%) Test Manager
6 43 (11.11%) Software Tester
6 43 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
6 43 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
7 34 (8.79%) Automation Engineer
8 33 (8.53%) Senior Tester
9 26 (6.72%) Automation Tester
10 19 (4.91%) Automation Analyst
11 17 (4.39%) Junior
11 17 (4.39%) QA Engineer
12 16 (4.13%) Support Engineer
13 15 (3.88%) Junior Tester
13 15 (3.88%) Automation Test Analyst
13 15 (3.88%) Junior Software Tester
14 14 (3.62%) Test Leader
14 14 (3.62%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.40%) Web Services
2 26 (6.72%) XML
3 21 (5.43%) HTML
3 21 (5.43%) .NET
4 20 (5.17%) J2EE
5 17 (4.39%) CSS
5 17 (4.39%) jQuery
6 12 (3.10%) SOAP
7 9 (2.33%) WSDL
7 9 (2.33%) XSD
8 8 (2.07%) Gherkin
9 4 (1.03%) HTML5
10 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.52%) Middleware
10 2 (0.52%) JSON
10 2 (0.52%) Ajax
11 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.75%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.68%) Life Science
4 21 (5.43%) Mainframe
5 18 (4.65%) Client/Server
6 17 (4.39%) Clustering
7 11 (2.84%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.58%) Visualisation
8 10 (2.58%) Open Source
8 10 (2.58%) Chemistry
8 10 (2.58%) Biology
8 10 (2.58%) Biotechnology
9 8 (2.07%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.29%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.52%) New Media
12 2 (0.52%) Chip and PIN
13 1 (0.26%) IPTV
13 1 (0.26%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (18.60%) Windows
2 45 (11.63%) Linux
3 40 (10.34%) UNIX
4 25 (6.46%) Solaris
4 25 (6.46%) Windows XP
5 24 (6.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (5.17%) Mac OS X
7 11 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (2.58%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.78%) AIX
10 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (40.05%) Test Management
2 140 (36.18%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (35.66%) Test Automation
4 99 (25.58%) Test Scripting
5 97 (25.06%) Software Testing
6 74 (19.12%) Automated Testing
7 70 (18.09%) Test Planning
8 66 (17.05%) Automation Testing
9 55 (14.21%) Regression Testing
10 52 (13.44%) System Testing
11 47 (12.14%) TDD
12 45 (11.63%) Manual Testing
13 44 (11.37%) Test Strategy
14 40 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
15 39 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
16 36 (9.30%) Scrum
17 32 (8.27%) BDD
18 31 (8.01%) Validation
19 30 (7.75%) Waterfall
20 28 (7.24%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 196 (50.65%) SQL
2 60 (15.50%) C#
3 58 (14.99%) Java
4 45 (11.63%) PL/SQL
5 34 (8.79%) VBScript
6 25 (6.46%) C++
7 20 (5.17%) JavaScript
8 19 (4.91%) Python
9 16 (4.13%) PHP
10 15 (3.88%) Shell Script
11 11 (2.84%) VB
11 11 (2.84%) R
12 8 (2.07%) C
12 8 (2.07%) Delphi
13 6 (1.55%) Perl
14 5 (1.29%) Tcl
15 4 (1.03%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.03%) VBA
16 2 (0.52%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 182 (47.03%) ISEB
2 101 (26.10%) ISTQB
3 83 (21.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 56 (14.47%) Degree
5 47 (12.14%) Security Cleared
6 26 (6.72%) SC Cleared
7 13 (3.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 10 (2.58%) PhD
9 7 (1.81%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.03%) CSQA
11 2 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (25.32%) QA
2 10 (2.58%) GLP
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.29%) VMware ESX
2 5 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.52%) vSphere
3 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 174 (44.96%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (4.39%) Netcool
2 17 (4.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (4.39%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 127 (32.82%) HP
2 98 (25.32%) Oracle
3 57 (14.73%) Microsoft
4 21 (5.43%) Cognos
4 21 (5.43%) Business Objects
5 17 (4.39%) Citrix
5 17 (4.39%) Veritas
5 17 (4.39%) McAfee
6 10 (2.58%) Fujitsu
7 6 (1.55%) VMware
8 5 (1.29%) IBM
8 5 (1.29%) NetApp
9 3 (0.78%) SAP
10 2 (0.52%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.26%) Mitel
11 1 (0.26%) Huawei
11 1 (0.26%) Nortel
11 1 (0.26%) Avaya
11 1 (0.26%) Ericsson
11 1 (0.26%) Cisco
Woking
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus + extensive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £36750 - £46750 per annum + 26 days, Annual Bonus, Pension, Healtcare.
Posted: 11 days ago
West Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Maidenhead
iKonnect
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago