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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 318 297 257
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -40
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 138 145 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.65% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.85% 4.81% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 115 116 168
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3580 3017 3617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.89% 13.44% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3020 2581 3251
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 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -20 44 £45,000 -2.17% 8
Berkshire -4 29 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Oxfordshire -7 16 £43,000 -21.81% 1
West Sussex +16 14 £40,500 +20.00%
East Sussex -11 14 £42,261 - 2
Hampshire +2 11 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 7 £35,000 +25.00% 1
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 122 (49.80%) ISEB
2 112 (45.71%) Selenium
3 89 (36.33%) Finance
4 87 (35.51%) HP Quality Center
5 85 (34.69%) Test Scripting
6 84 (34.29%) Test Automation
7 80 (32.65%) SQL
8 79 (32.24%) ISTQB
9 66 (26.94%) QA
10 64 (26.12%) HP
11 61 (24.90%) Automated Testing
12 54 (22.04%) LoadRunner
13 50 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
14 49 (20.00%) Software Testing
15 43 (17.55%) Test Management
16 42 (17.14%) Waterfall
17 41 (16.73%) V-Model
18 40 (16.33%) VBScript
19 39 (15.92%) Degree
20 38 (15.51%) Scrum
21 37 (15.10%) User Acceptance Testing
22 36 (14.69%) Test Strategy
23 34 (13.88%) Performance Testing
24 33 (13.47%) .NET
25 32 (13.06%) Project Management
26 30 (12.24%) Oracle
27 29 (11.84%) Microsoft
28 27 (11.02%) VB
29 26 (10.61%) JIRA
29 26 (10.61%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (2.86%) IIS
2 3 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (1.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
Applications
1 19 (7.76%) MS Project
2 3 (1.22%) MS Office
2 3 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.63%) Internet
2 4 (1.63%) DNS
2 4 (1.63%) HTTP
3 1 (0.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.57%) Oracle Database
2 12 (4.90%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.86%) MySQL
4 4 (1.63%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.22%) Big Data
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 112 (45.71%) Selenium
2 54 (22.04%) LoadRunner
3 26 (10.61%) JIRA
4 24 (9.80%) TestDirector
5 22 (8.98%) Selenium IDE
6 21 (8.57%) SilkPerformer
7 16 (6.53%) TestPartner
7 16 (6.53%) QALoad
7 16 (6.53%) TestComplete
7 16 (6.53%) WebDriver
8 15 (6.12%) EasyMock
8 15 (6.12%) jMock
8 15 (6.12%) JMeter
8 15 (6.12%) JUnit
9 13 (5.31%) WinRunner
10 12 (4.90%) Bugzilla
10 12 (4.90%) eggPlant
11 10 (4.08%) SilkTest
12 8 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (3.27%) Subversion
General
1 89 (36.33%) Finance
2 21 (8.57%) Retail
3 19 (7.76%) Banking
4 7 (2.86%) Back Office
5 6 (2.45%) Front Office
6 5 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.04%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.22%) Automotive
8 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.82%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) German Language
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 105 (42.86%) Analyst
2 92 (37.55%) Test Analyst
3 48 (19.59%) Tester
4 45 (18.37%) Test Manager
5 36 (14.69%) Senior Analyst
6 27 (11.02%) Senior Test Analyst
7 26 (10.61%) Test Engineer
8 17 (6.94%) Software Tester
9 16 (6.53%) Consultant
9 16 (6.53%) Performance Test Analyst
9 16 (6.53%) Performance Analyst
10 15 (6.12%) Test Consultant
11 13 (5.31%) Test Leader
12 12 (4.90%) Senior Tester
12 12 (4.90%) QA Analyst
13 11 (4.49%) Automation Analyst
13 11 (4.49%) Automation Engineer
14 10 (4.08%) Test Automation Engineer
15 9 (3.67%) Senior QA Analyst
16 8 (3.27%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.47%) .NET
2 17 (6.94%) XML
3 13 (5.31%) HTML
4 9 (3.67%) Middleware
5 8 (3.27%) Web Services
6 6 (2.45%) ODBC
7 4 (1.63%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.63%) Ajax
8 3 (1.22%) J2EE
9 1 (0.41%) WCF
9 1 (0.41%) WPF
9 1 (0.41%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.41%) SOAP
9 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.41%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.35%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.94%) Client/Server
3 11 (4.49%) Mathematics
4 10 (4.08%) Open Source
5 9 (3.67%) Chip and PIN
6 7 (2.86%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.45%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.04%) New Media
9 4 (1.63%) GIS
10 3 (1.22%) Chemistry
10 3 (1.22%) Life Science
11 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.82%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.41%) AS400
12 1 (0.41%) Clustering
12 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.76%) Windows
2 11 (4.49%) Linux
3 5 (2.04%) UNIX
4 4 (1.63%) AIX
5 3 (1.22%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (34.69%) Test Scripting
2 84 (34.29%) Test Automation
3 61 (24.90%) Automated Testing
4 50 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 43 (17.55%) Test Management
7 42 (17.14%) Waterfall
8 41 (16.73%) V-Model
9 38 (15.51%) Scrum
10 37 (15.10%) User Acceptance Testing
11 36 (14.69%) Test Strategy
12 34 (13.88%) Performance Testing
13 32 (13.06%) Project Management
14 24 (9.80%) Regression Testing
14 24 (9.80%) Manual Testing
14 24 (9.80%) System Testing
15 23 (9.39%) Automation Testing
16 22 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (7.76%) Web Testing
17 19 (7.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 80 (32.65%) SQL
2 40 (16.33%) VBScript
3 27 (11.02%) VB
4 26 (10.61%) C#
5 12 (4.90%) Java
6 11 (4.49%) JavaScript
7 9 (3.67%) C
8 7 (2.86%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.04%) C++
9 5 (2.04%) Python
10 4 (1.63%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.22%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.82%) Ruby
13 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.41%) VBA
13 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 122 (49.80%) ISEB
2 79 (32.24%) ISTQB
3 39 (15.92%) Degree
4 9 (3.67%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (1.63%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.63%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (26.94%) QA
2 9 (3.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 87 (35.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.82%) Netcool
2 2 (0.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 64 (26.12%) HP
2 30 (12.24%) Oracle
3 29 (11.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.45%) VMware
4 6 (2.45%) SunGard
5 5 (2.04%) Citrix
5 5 (2.04%) SOASTA, Inc
6 4 (1.63%) Siebel
7 1 (0.41%) Meridio
7 1 (0.41%) Segue
7 1 (0.41%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.41%) McAfee
7 1 (0.41%) Veritas
Brighton, East Sussex
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 12% Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Family Investments
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Fidessa
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago