The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 53 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 13 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.87% 0.70% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.93% 3.88% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £30,000 £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -11.25%
QuickTest Pro
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Development Applications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
109 103 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 15.64% 17.91% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 82 70 74
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
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 Swindon

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Swindon

QuickTest Pro
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 28 (93.33%) VBScript
1 28 (93.33%) QA
2 26 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 26 (86.67%) VB
2 26 (86.67%) SQL
2 26 (86.67%) MS Office
2 26 (86.67%) MS Excel
3 21 (70.00%) VBA
4 17 (56.67%) Automated Testing
5 16 (53.33%) XML
6 13 (43.33%) Scrum
7 12 (40.00%) OOP
7 12 (40.00%) OO
7 12 (40.00%) ISEB
8 10 (33.33%) HP
9 5 (16.67%) Degree
10 2 (6.67%) Banking
10 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
10 2 (6.67%) Finance
10 2 (6.67%) Automation Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Selenium
10 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
11 1 (3.33%) Open Source
11 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
11 1 (3.33%) CRM
11 1 (3.33%) ERP
11 1 (3.33%) UNIX
11 1 (3.33%) Java
11 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 26 (86.67%) MS Office
1 26 (86.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Tester
3 10 (33.33%) Test Manager
4 8 (26.67%) Junior
4 8 (26.67%) Junior Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Lead Tester
4 8 (26.67%) Automated Tester
5 2 (6.67%) QA Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) VB Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.67%) QA Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Automated Testing
2 13 (43.33%) Scrum
3 12 (40.00%) OOP
3 12 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) VBScript
2 26 (86.67%) VB
2 26 (86.67%) SQL
3 21 (70.00%) VBA
4 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) ISEB
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (93.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) HP
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