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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 222 268 301
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +33
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 243 166 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.11% 0.78% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.12% 5.67% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 201 148 126
Average salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £25,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £56,750 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
3412 2926 3189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.64% 13.82% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2766 2557 2780
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Berkshire +12 64 £38,500 -23.00% 7
Surrey +15 61 £35,000 -22.22% 2
West Sussex +7 34 £58,500 +46.25% 2
Buckinghamshire +26 29 £38,500 +10.00% 4
East Sussex -10 27 £37,500 +13.63%
Hampshire 0 20 £37,500 -25.00% 6
Oxfordshire -8 7 £24,000 -15.78%
Kent +1 3 £62,500 +127.27%
Middlesex - 3 £38,500 -
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 235 (51.65%) SQL
2 206 (45.27%) Selenium
2 206 (45.27%) HP Quality Center
3 196 (43.08%) ISEB
4 180 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
5 179 (39.34%) Finance
6 165 (36.26%) Test Management
7 148 (32.53%) HP
8 144 (31.65%) Test Automation
9 130 (28.57%) Test Scripting
10 123 (27.03%) Oracle
11 118 (25.93%) Software Testing
12 110 (24.18%) QA
13 109 (23.96%) ISTQB
14 99 (21.76%) Automated Testing
15 89 (19.56%) Manual Testing
16 87 (19.12%) Windows
17 85 (18.68%) VBScript
18 84 (18.46%) LoadRunner
19 83 (18.24%) PL/SQL
20 81 (17.80%) Microsoft
21 77 (16.92%) Degree
22 75 (16.48%) Web Services
23 71 (15.60%) Test Strategy
24 68 (14.95%) Java
25 67 (14.73%) Automation Testing
26 66 (14.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
27 65 (14.29%) JMeter
28 60 (13.19%) UNIX
29 55 (12.09%) Performance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 15 (3.30%) SharePoint Server
2 13 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.42%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.10%) IIS
5 4 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.66%) Confluence
7 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.20%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.32%) LAN
2 6 (1.32%) WAN
3 4 (0.88%) Internet
4 2 (0.44%) HTTP
5 1 (0.22%) DNS
5 1 (0.22%) SSL
5 1 (0.22%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (11.87%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.99%) Oracle Database
3 41 (9.01%) MySQL
4 38 (8.35%) Relational Database
5 29 (6.37%) RDBMS
6 28 (6.15%) DataStage
6 28 (6.15%) SQLPlus
6 28 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (6.15%) DB2
6 28 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (6.15%) Oracle Exadata
6 28 (6.15%) Oracle ODI
7 7 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 206 (45.27%) Selenium
2 84 (18.46%) LoadRunner
3 65 (14.29%) JMeter
4 45 (9.89%) JIRA
5 39 (8.57%) WinRunner
6 35 (7.69%) Toad
7 34 (7.47%) Selenium IDE
8 32 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 31 (6.81%) TestDirector
10 29 (6.37%) WebDriver
11 28 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 27 (5.93%) Cucumber
13 18 (3.96%) Ant
14 14 (3.08%) FitNesse
15 13 (2.86%) SilkPerformer
15 13 (2.86%) Visual Studio
15 13 (2.86%) Subversion
15 13 (2.86%) SpecFlow
16 11 (2.42%) eggPlant
16 11 (2.42%) SilkTest
General
1 179 (39.34%) Finance
2 34 (7.47%) Banking
3 26 (5.71%) Retail
4 23 (5.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 23 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 20 (4.40%) Advertising
6 7 (1.54%) Front Office
6 7 (1.54%) Back Office
7 4 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 197 (43.30%) Analyst
2 186 (40.88%) Test Analyst
3 122 (26.81%) Tester
4 83 (18.24%) Senior Analyst
5 74 (16.26%) Senior Test Analyst
6 70 (15.38%) Test Manager
7 59 (12.97%) Senior Tester
7 59 (12.97%) Software Tester
8 54 (11.87%) Test Engineer
9 32 (7.03%) Test Leader
10 30 (6.59%) Senior Software Tester
10 30 (6.59%) Automation Analyst
11 27 (5.93%) QA Analyst
12 26 (5.71%) Automation Test Analyst
12 26 (5.71%) Automation Tester
13 22 (4.84%) Automation Engineer
14 19 (4.18%) Performance Test Analyst
14 19 (4.18%) Performance Analyst
15 18 (3.96%) Senior Automation Tester
16 16 (3.52%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (16.48%) Web Services
2 51 (11.21%) XML
3 32 (7.03%) SOAP
4 28 (6.15%) J2EE
5 23 (5.05%) .NET
6 21 (4.62%) XSD
6 21 (4.62%) WSDL
7 8 (1.76%) Gherkin
7 8 (1.76%) ODBC
8 6 (1.32%) HTML
9 4 (0.88%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.88%) CSS
9 4 (0.88%) jQuery
10 2 (0.44%) Ajax
11 1 (0.22%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (9.45%) Life Science
3 35 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 30 (6.59%) Mathematics
5 28 (6.15%) Mainframe
6 25 (5.49%) Chemistry
7 24 (5.27%) Open Source
8 18 (3.96%) Visualisation
9 17 (3.74%) Biology
9 17 (3.74%) Mobile App
10 15 (3.30%) Client/Server
11 11 (2.42%) Clustering
12 10 (2.20%) Biotechnology
13 7 (1.54%) Chip and PIN
14 6 (1.32%) N-Tier
15 5 (1.10%) User Experience
16 3 (0.66%) iPad
17 1 (0.22%) GIS
17 1 (0.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 87 (19.12%) Windows
2 60 (13.19%) UNIX
3 45 (9.89%) Linux
4 33 (7.25%) Solaris
5 32 (7.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (6.15%) Mac OS X
7 24 (5.27%) Windows XP
8 9 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.98%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.10%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.22%) Android
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (36.26%) Test Management
3 144 (31.65%) Test Automation
4 130 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 118 (25.93%) Software Testing
6 99 (21.76%) Automated Testing
7 89 (19.56%) Manual Testing
8 71 (15.60%) Test Strategy
9 67 (14.73%) Automation Testing
10 55 (12.09%) Performance Testing
11 52 (11.43%) Scrum
11 52 (11.43%) Regression Testing
12 49 (10.77%) System Testing
13 44 (9.67%) Test Planning
14 36 (7.91%) User Acceptance Testing
15 34 (7.47%) Waterfall
15 34 (7.47%) Validation
16 31 (6.81%) Integration Testing
17 29 (6.37%) TDD
18 28 (6.15%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 235 (51.65%) SQL
2 85 (18.68%) VBScript
3 83 (18.24%) PL/SQL
4 68 (14.95%) Java
5 43 (9.45%) C#
6 34 (7.47%) VB
7 33 (7.25%) Python
8 18 (3.96%) Shell Script
9 16 (3.52%) C++
10 14 (3.08%) C
11 11 (2.42%) PHP
12 7 (1.54%) R
13 6 (1.32%) Delphi
14 5 (1.10%) JavaScript
15 4 (0.88%) Ruby
16 3 (0.66%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.44%) Perl
17 2 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 196 (43.08%) ISEB
2 109 (23.96%) ISTQB
3 77 (16.92%) Degree
4 66 (14.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 43 (9.45%) Security Cleared
6 38 (8.35%) SC Cleared
7 18 (3.96%) PhD
8 9 (1.98%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 5 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (24.18%) QA
2 10 (2.20%) GLP
3 3 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.32%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 206 (45.27%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (3.52%) Netcool
2 16 (3.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 11 (2.42%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 148 (32.53%) HP
2 123 (27.03%) Oracle
3 81 (17.80%) Microsoft
4 28 (6.15%) Business Objects
4 28 (6.15%) Cognos
5 15 (3.30%) VMware
6 13 (2.86%) Citrix
6 13 (2.86%) Fujitsu
7 11 (2.42%) McAfee
7 11 (2.42%) Veritas
8 7 (1.54%) SunGard
9 5 (1.10%) NetApp
10 3 (0.66%) Mitel
10 3 (0.66%) Avaya
10 3 (0.66%) Empirix
10 3 (0.66%) Altova
11 2 (0.44%) SAP
11 2 (0.44%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.22%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.22%) Siebel
Hungerford, Berkshire
ADP Dealer Services
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + 10% On target Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + good salary & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago