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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 277 330 278
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -52
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 168 91 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.44% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.70% 2.98% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 139 74 145
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +7.85%
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
3573 3052 2963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.23% 14.75% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3067 2552 2602
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 February 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 27 February 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 +37 52 £42,500 +4.29% 4
Surrey +18 47 £39,250 -4.84% 4
East Sussex +8 38 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Hampshire +10 23 £33,500 +26.41% 3
West Sussex -16 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Kent - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 1 £35,000 -11.39%
Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 197 (53.83%) Selenium
2 183 (50.00%) SQL
3 163 (44.54%) ISEB
4 153 (41.80%) Test Automation
5 147 (40.16%) HP Quality Center
5 147 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
6 137 (37.43%) Test Management
7 128 (34.97%) Finance
8 109 (29.78%) ISTQB
9 105 (28.69%) HP
10 95 (25.96%) Test Scripting
11 93 (25.41%) QA
12 90 (24.59%) Software Testing
13 85 (23.22%) Automated Testing
14 82 (22.40%) Oracle
14 82 (22.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 72 (19.67%) Java
16 70 (19.13%) C#
16 70 (19.13%) Windows
17 67 (18.31%) Automation Testing
18 62 (16.94%) WebDriver
19 61 (16.67%) LoadRunner
20 59 (16.12%) TDD
21 58 (15.85%) Test Planning
22 54 (14.75%) Cucumber
23 52 (14.21%) Degree
24 51 (13.93%) Regression Testing
24 51 (13.93%) System Testing
25 48 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
26 46 (12.57%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (4.10%) MS Exchange
2 14 (3.83%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.09%) IIS
4 4 (1.09%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.55%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.46%) MS Office
3 5 (1.37%) MS Project
3 5 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.19%) LAN
1 8 (2.19%) WAN
1 8 (2.19%) HTTP
2 7 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.64%) DNS
4 4 (1.09%) Internet
4 4 (1.09%) Wireless
5 2 (0.55%) SSL
6 1 (0.27%) CTI
6 1 (0.27%) MGCP
6 1 (0.27%) RTP
6 1 (0.27%) SS7
6 1 (0.27%) Megaco
6 1 (0.27%) ISUP
6 1 (0.27%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 33 (9.02%) Oracle Database
3 20 (5.46%) MySQL
4 18 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.92%) RDBMS
5 15 (4.10%) DataStage
5 15 (4.10%) SQLPlus
5 15 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.10%) DB2
5 15 (4.10%) Oracle Exadata
5 15 (4.10%) Oracle ODI
5 15 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (1.64%) MS Access
7 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.55%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.55%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 197 (53.83%) Selenium
2 62 (16.94%) WebDriver
3 61 (16.67%) LoadRunner
4 54 (14.75%) Cucumber
5 32 (8.74%) TestDirector
6 31 (8.47%) WinRunner
7 28 (7.65%) JMeter
7 28 (7.65%) JIRA
8 25 (6.83%) TestNG
9 23 (6.28%) Eclipse
9 23 (6.28%) IntelliJ
9 23 (6.28%) SpecFlow
10 19 (5.19%) Toad
11 13 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (2.73%) Firebug
12 10 (2.73%) SoapUI
13 9 (2.46%) Jenkins
14 8 (2.19%) Maven
15 7 (1.91%) Git (software)
15 7 (1.91%) SilkTest
General
1 128 (34.97%) Finance
2 23 (6.28%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.74%) Banking
4 10 (2.73%) Retail
4 10 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (2.19%) Advertising
6 5 (1.37%) Legal
6 5 (1.37%) Marketing
7 4 (1.09%) Military
7 4 (1.09%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.82%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 133 (36.34%) Analyst
2 130 (35.52%) Test Analyst
3 94 (25.68%) Tester
4 65 (17.76%) Test Engineer
5 48 (13.11%) Test Manager
6 41 (11.20%) Software Tester
7 28 (7.65%) Automation Tester
8 27 (7.38%) Automation Engineer
9 25 (6.83%) Senior Analyst
9 25 (6.83%) Senior Test Analyst
10 21 (5.74%) Senior Tester
11 20 (5.46%) Automation Analyst
12 18 (4.92%) Junior
13 17 (4.64%) QA Engineer
13 17 (4.64%) Junior Tester
13 17 (4.64%) Test Leader
13 17 (4.64%) Junior Software Tester
14 16 (4.37%) Software Engineer
14 16 (4.37%) QA Tester
15 15 (4.10%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.02%) Web Services
2 29 (7.92%) HTML
3 22 (6.01%) XML
4 21 (5.74%) CSS
5 19 (5.19%) .NET
6 18 (4.92%) jQuery
7 13 (3.55%) J2EE
8 9 (2.46%) Gherkin
9 5 (1.37%) JSON
10 4 (1.09%) HTML5
10 4 (1.09%) SOAP
11 3 (0.82%) Middleware
12 2 (0.55%) Ajax
13 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
13 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
13 1 (0.27%) XSD
13 1 (0.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.92%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.74%) Client/Server
4 15 (4.10%) Mainframe
4 15 (4.10%) Clustering
4 15 (4.10%) Life Science
5 10 (2.73%) Open Source
5 10 (2.73%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.19%) Chemistry
6 8 (2.19%) Biology
6 8 (2.19%) Biotechnology
6 8 (2.19%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.37%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.09%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.82%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.55%) New Media
11 1 (0.27%) iPad
11 1 (0.27%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.27%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 70 (19.13%) Windows
2 35 (9.56%) Linux
3 32 (8.74%) UNIX
4 24 (6.56%) Windows XP
5 23 (6.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (4.92%) Solaris
7 13 (3.55%) Mac OS X
8 12 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (2.73%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.82%) AIX
11 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (41.80%) Test Automation
2 147 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (37.43%) Test Management
4 95 (25.96%) Test Scripting
5 90 (24.59%) Software Testing
6 85 (23.22%) Automated Testing
7 67 (18.31%) Automation Testing
8 59 (16.12%) TDD
9 58 (15.85%) Test Planning
10 51 (13.93%) Regression Testing
10 51 (13.93%) System Testing
11 48 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 42 (11.48%) BDD
13 38 (10.38%) Manual Testing
14 37 (10.11%) Scrum
15 36 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
15 36 (9.84%) Waterfall
16 34 (9.29%) Performance Testing
17 30 (8.20%) Test Strategy
18 26 (7.10%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 183 (50.00%) SQL
2 72 (19.67%) Java
3 70 (19.13%) C#
4 31 (8.47%) PL/SQL
5 25 (6.83%) VBScript
6 24 (6.56%) C++
7 21 (5.74%) JavaScript
8 15 (4.10%) Python
9 12 (3.28%) PHP
10 11 (3.01%) VB
11 10 (2.73%) Shell Script
12 9 (2.46%) R
13 7 (1.91%) Delphi
14 6 (1.64%) Perl
14 6 (1.64%) C
15 5 (1.37%) Tcl
16 4 (1.09%) VBA
17 3 (0.82%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.55%) Ruby
18 2 (0.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 163 (44.54%) ISEB
2 109 (29.78%) ISTQB
3 82 (22.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 52 (14.21%) Degree
5 46 (12.57%) Security Cleared
6 24 (6.56%) SC Cleared
7 14 (3.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 8 (2.19%) PhD
8 8 (2.19%) VCP4
9 7 (1.91%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.09%) CSQA
11 2 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (25.41%) QA
2 8 (2.19%) GLP
3 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.37%) VMware ESX
2 5 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 147 (40.16%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (4.10%) McAfee ePO
2 15 (4.10%) Netcool
2 15 (4.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (0.82%) SCCM
4 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 105 (28.69%) HP
2 82 (22.40%) Oracle
3 41 (11.20%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.10%) Business Objects
4 15 (4.10%) Cognos
4 15 (4.10%) Citrix
4 15 (4.10%) Veritas
4 15 (4.10%) McAfee
5 10 (2.73%) Fujitsu
6 6 (1.64%) VMware
6 6 (1.64%) IBM
7 5 (1.37%) NetApp
8 3 (0.82%) SAP
9 2 (0.55%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.27%) Avaya
10 1 (0.27%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.27%) Mitel
10 1 (0.27%) Huawei
10 1 (0.27%) Cisco
10 1 (0.27%) Nortel
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus + extensive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Hove
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, United Kingdom
Yell
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Brighton, South East, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago