The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 57 62 75
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.09% 0.61% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.26% 2.97% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £34,000 £28,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.29% -16.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
QuickTest Pro
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Development Applications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
95 101 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.70% 20.40% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 81 91 72
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £44,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Suffolk region.

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Suffolk

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Ipswich +10 4 £34,000 +19.29%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £35,000 -
QuickTest Pro
East of England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Ant
3 3 (50.00%) EJB
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Struts
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Swing
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) JMeter
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) Maven
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) JMeter
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) EJB
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Struts
1 3 (50.00%) Swing
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Telerik