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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 242 273 298
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +25
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 228 160 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.03% 0.74% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.68% 5.57% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 188 141 127
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% -17.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,323 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+8.99% -10.57%
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
3415 2872 3340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.36% 13.26% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2803 2487 2946
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +23 60 £37,500 -9.09% 6
Berkshire +1 51 £40,000 +14.28% 6
West Sussex +4 34 £58,000 +57.82% 3
East Sussex -5 33 £37,500 -3.84% 3
Buckinghamshire +8 24 £38,500 +32.75% 6
Hampshire 0 14 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Oxfordshire -5 12 £30,000 +5.26%
Kent -1 5 £27,000 -1.81%
Middlesex - 2 £38,500 -
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 198 (46.70%) Selenium
2 197 (46.46%) SQL
3 177 (41.75%) HP Quality Center
4 174 (41.04%) ISEB
5 157 (37.03%) Finance
6 135 (31.84%) HP
7 132 (31.13%) Test Management
8 129 (30.42%) Test Automation
9 127 (29.95%) Test Scripting
10 115 (27.12%) Software Testing
11 107 (25.24%) ISTQB
12 104 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
12 104 (24.53%) Oracle
13 103 (24.29%) QA
14 101 (23.82%) LoadRunner
15 90 (21.23%) Automated Testing
16 79 (18.63%) Degree
17 77 (18.16%) Manual Testing
17 77 (18.16%) VBScript
18 68 (16.04%) Microsoft
18 68 (16.04%) PL/SQL
18 68 (16.04%) Test Strategy
19 61 (14.39%) Java
20 60 (14.15%) Windows
21 59 (13.92%) Performance Testing
22 58 (13.68%) Automation Testing
23 57 (13.44%) Web Services
23 57 (13.44%) JMeter
24 53 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 53 (12.50%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (3.07%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.12%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (0.71%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.71%) Confluence
4 1 (0.24%) IIS
4 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.54%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.65%) Internet
3 5 (1.18%) HTTP
4 4 (0.94%) DNS
5 2 (0.47%) LAN
5 2 (0.47%) WAN
6 1 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 44 (10.38%) SQL Server
3 30 (7.08%) Relational Database
4 25 (5.90%) MySQL
5 23 (5.42%) Oracle Exadata
5 23 (5.42%) Oracle ODI
5 23 (5.42%) DB2
5 23 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (5.42%) DataStage
5 23 (5.42%) SQLPlus
5 23 (5.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (4.95%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 198 (46.70%) Selenium
2 101 (23.82%) LoadRunner
3 57 (13.44%) JMeter
4 43 (10.14%) JIRA
5 32 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (7.08%) Toad
6 30 (7.08%) Selenium IDE
7 26 (6.13%) WinRunner
7 26 (6.13%) WebDriver
8 24 (5.66%) Cucumber
9 22 (5.19%) TestDirector
10 18 (4.25%) SilkPerformer
11 15 (3.54%) JUnit
11 15 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (3.30%) EasyMock
12 14 (3.30%) QALoad
12 14 (3.30%) eggPlant
12 14 (3.30%) Visual Studio
12 14 (3.30%) TestPartner
12 14 (3.30%) jMock
General
1 157 (37.03%) Finance
2 32 (7.55%) Banking
3 26 (6.13%) Retail
4 18 (4.25%) Advertising
5 17 (4.01%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.12%) Back Office
8 8 (1.89%) Front Office
9 4 (0.94%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 184 (43.40%) Analyst
2 171 (40.33%) Test Analyst
3 119 (28.07%) Tester
4 72 (16.98%) Senior Analyst
5 64 (15.09%) Test Manager
6 62 (14.62%) Senior Test Analyst
7 58 (13.68%) Senior Tester
8 50 (11.79%) Software Tester
9 44 (10.38%) Test Engineer
10 36 (8.49%) Test Leader
11 29 (6.84%) Senior Software Tester
12 27 (6.37%) QA Analyst
12 27 (6.37%) Automation Analyst
13 23 (5.42%) Automation Tester
13 23 (5.42%) Automation Test Analyst
14 21 (4.95%) Performance Analyst
14 21 (4.95%) Performance Test Analyst
15 16 (3.77%) Technical Tester
16 15 (3.54%) Senior Test Engineer
16 15 (3.54%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (13.44%) Web Services
2 50 (11.79%) XML
3 30 (7.08%) SOAP
4 24 (5.66%) .NET
5 20 (4.72%) XSD
5 20 (4.72%) WSDL
6 15 (3.54%) J2EE
7 9 (2.12%) ODBC
8 7 (1.65%) HTML
9 6 (1.42%) Gherkin
10 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.47%) Middleware
11 2 (0.47%) Ajax
12 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.24%) jQuery
12 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (0.24%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.96%) Computer Science
2 31 (7.31%) Life Science
3 27 (6.37%) Mathematics
4 26 (6.13%) Open Source
5 23 (5.42%) Mainframe
6 18 (4.25%) Client/Server
6 18 (4.25%) Chemistry
7 17 (4.01%) Mobile App
8 15 (3.54%) Visualisation
9 9 (2.12%) Biology
9 9 (2.12%) N-Tier
9 9 (2.12%) Chip and PIN
10 3 (0.71%) Clustering
11 2 (0.47%) iPad
11 2 (0.47%) New Media
11 2 (0.47%) Biotechnology
12 1 (0.24%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 60 (14.15%) Windows
2 45 (10.61%) UNIX
3 24 (5.66%) Linux
4 16 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (3.54%) Solaris
5 15 (3.54%) Mac OS X
6 11 (2.59%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.18%) Windows NT
8 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.94%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (31.13%) Test Management
2 129 (30.42%) Test Automation
3 127 (29.95%) Test Scripting
4 115 (27.12%) Software Testing
5 104 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (21.23%) Automated Testing
7 77 (18.16%) Manual Testing
8 68 (16.04%) Test Strategy
9 59 (13.92%) Performance Testing
10 58 (13.68%) Automation Testing
11 51 (12.03%) Scrum
12 43 (10.14%) System Testing
12 43 (10.14%) Regression Testing
13 37 (8.73%) User Acceptance Testing
14 31 (7.31%) Waterfall
15 29 (6.84%) V-Model
15 29 (6.84%) TDD
16 28 (6.60%) Integration Testing
17 27 (6.37%) BDD
18 24 (5.66%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 197 (46.46%) SQL
2 77 (18.16%) VBScript
3 68 (16.04%) PL/SQL
4 61 (14.39%) Java
5 40 (9.43%) C#
6 33 (7.78%) VB
6 33 (7.78%) Python
7 15 (3.54%) C
8 14 (3.30%) C++
9 13 (3.07%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.65%) PHP
11 6 (1.42%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.18%) R
13 3 (0.71%) Ruby
14 2 (0.47%) Perl
14 2 (0.47%) Delphi
14 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 174 (41.04%) ISEB
2 107 (25.24%) ISTQB
3 79 (18.63%) Degree
4 53 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 22 (5.19%) Security Cleared
5 22 (5.19%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.59%) PhD
7 6 (1.42%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (24.29%) QA
2 9 (2.12%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.47%) GLP
System Software
1 9 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 177 (41.75%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.89%) Netcool
2 8 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 135 (31.84%) HP
2 104 (24.53%) Oracle
3 68 (16.04%) Microsoft
4 23 (5.42%) Business Objects
4 23 (5.42%) Cognos
5 10 (2.36%) VMware
6 8 (1.89%) SunGard
7 6 (1.42%) Fujitsu
8 5 (1.18%) Citrix
9 3 (0.71%) Altova
9 3 (0.71%) Empirix
9 3 (0.71%) Veritas
9 3 (0.71%) McAfee
10 2 (0.47%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.47%) Mitel
10 2 (0.47%) Avaya
10 2 (0.47%) SAP
10 2 (0.47%) SOASTA, Inc
11 1 (0.24%) Siebel
11 1 (0.24%) Green Hat
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + 10% On target Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ID Business Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago