The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 436 378 345
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -33
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 645 689 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.62% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.31% 4.16% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 519 597 789
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19458 16579 18370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.04% 14.93% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16031 14110 16206
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in the UK

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in the UK

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the UK 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
England -54 604 £42,500 - 53
London -86 232 £50,000 - 24
South East -21 138 £40,000 -3.03% 12
City of London -13 95 £45,000 -10.00% 15
East of England +7 73 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Yorkshire -41 61 £34,000 - 3
West Yorkshire -35 55 £34,000 - 2
Surrey -20 44 £45,000 -2.17% 8
South West -6 35 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Berkshire -4 29 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Scotland -17 29 £37,500 -15.73% 3
Leeds -51 29 £35,000 +2.94% 1
North West +20 28 £55,000 +124.48% 3
Hertfordshire +17 26 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Essex -9 25 £45,000 -33.33%
Halifax - 25 £30,000 - 1
Reading +12 22 £35,500 +1.43%
Oxfordshire -7 16 £43,000 -21.81%
East Midlands -35 16 £32,500 -3.70% 1
Manchester +17 15 £55,000 - 2
Wiltshire +1 15 £35,000 +40.00% 2
West Sussex +16 14 £40,500 +20.00%
East Sussex -11 14 £42,261 - 2
Swindon +2 13 £35,000 +33.33% 2
Watford -9 13 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 12 £37,500 -16.66%
Hampshire +2 11 £30,000 -25.00%
Bristol -6 11 £45,000 +12.50%
Brighton -14 11 £39,000 - 2
West Midlands +2 9 £40,000 +14.28% 4

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 558 (50.59%) Selenium
2 453 (41.07%) QA
3 420 (38.08%) ISEB
4 408 (36.99%) SQL
5 376 (34.09%) HP Quality Center
6 374 (33.91%) Test Automation
7 351 (31.82%) Finance
8 348 (31.55%) Test Scripting
9 287 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
10 264 (23.93%) Automated Testing
11 248 (22.48%) HP
12 241 (21.85%) Software Testing
13 233 (21.12%) ISTQB
14 229 (20.76%) Java
15 222 (20.13%) LoadRunner
16 208 (18.86%) Performance Testing
17 205 (18.59%) C#
18 203 (18.40%) VBScript
19 191 (17.32%) Automation Testing
20 186 (16.86%) Test Strategy
21 181 (16.41%) .NET
22 171 (15.50%) Test Management
22 171 (15.50%) Degree
23 160 (14.51%) Banking
24 157 (14.23%) Regression Testing
25 155 (14.05%) User Acceptance Testing
26 153 (13.87%) Scrum
27 137 (12.42%) VB
27 137 (12.42%) Microsoft
28 136 (12.33%) Manual Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 14 (1.27%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.09%) Confluence
3 10 (0.91%) IIS
4 6 (0.54%) MQSeries
5 5 (0.45%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.36%) ColdFusion
7 3 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.27%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.27%) Documentum
7 3 (0.27%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.18%) SAS
9 1 (0.091%) Node.js
9 1 (0.091%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.091%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 71 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 53 (4.81%) MS Office
3 23 (2.09%) MS Project
4 3 (0.27%) RoboHelp
5 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (0.82%) SAP CO
2 9 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (0.82%) SAP FI
2 9 (0.82%) SAP HR
3 6 (0.54%) SAP SD
3 6 (0.54%) SAP CRM
3 6 (0.54%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
4 4 (0.36%) Magento
4 4 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.27%) AWD
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.091%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.091%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.091%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.54%) Internet
2 14 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 9 (0.82%) DNS
4 8 (0.73%) HTTP
5 5 (0.45%) Firewall
6 4 (0.36%) Broadband
7 3 (0.27%) FTP
8 2 (0.18%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.091%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (9.70%) SQL Server
2 39 (3.54%) Relational Database
3 35 (3.17%) Oracle Database
4 24 (2.18%) MySQL
5 21 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (0.91%) Big Data
7 8 (0.73%) DB2
7 8 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.36%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.27%) SQLPlus
9 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.18%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 558 (50.59%) Selenium
2 222 (20.13%) LoadRunner
3 110 (9.97%) JIRA
4 103 (9.34%) Cucumber
5 86 (7.80%) WebDriver
6 76 (6.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 64 (5.80%) JUnit
8 60 (5.44%) FitNesse
9 59 (5.35%) SoapUI
10 57 (5.17%) Visual Studio
11 56 (5.08%) TestComplete
12 55 (4.99%) JMeter
13 47 (4.26%) Bugzilla
14 46 (4.17%) SilkPerformer
15 40 (3.63%) TestPartner
16 37 (3.35%) NUnit
17 35 (3.17%) TestDirector
18 34 (3.08%) eggPlant
18 34 (3.08%) WinRunner
18 34 (3.08%) QALoad
General
1 351 (31.82%) Finance
2 160 (14.51%) Banking
3 62 (5.62%) Investment Banking
4 61 (5.53%) Retail
5 41 (3.72%) Front Office
6 25 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.27%) Back Office
8 13 (1.18%) Marketing
9 12 (1.09%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.09%) Games
10 10 (0.91%) Publishing
11 8 (0.73%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.54%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.45%) French Language
13 5 (0.45%) German Language
13 5 (0.45%) Legal
14 4 (0.36%) Automotive
14 4 (0.36%) Law
14 4 (0.36%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 428 (38.80%) Analyst
2 365 (33.09%) Test Analyst
3 242 (21.94%) Tester
4 132 (11.97%) Test Manager
5 119 (10.79%) Test Engineer
6 100 (9.07%) QA Analyst
7 94 (8.52%) Senior Analyst
8 77 (6.98%) Senior Test Analyst
9 61 (5.53%) QA Engineer
10 58 (5.26%) Test Leader
11 57 (5.17%) Consultant
12 53 (4.81%) Software Tester
12 53 (4.81%) Developer
13 52 (4.71%) Automation Tester
14 49 (4.44%) Test Consultant
15 43 (3.90%) Automation Analyst
16 40 (3.63%) QA Tester
17 39 (3.54%) Automation Test Analyst
18 32 (2.90%) Senior Test Engineer
19 29 (2.63%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (16.41%) .NET
2 113 (10.24%) XML
3 64 (5.80%) HTML
4 55 (4.99%) SOAP
5 52 (4.71%) Web Services
6 38 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 33 (2.99%) Gherkin
8 25 (2.27%) CSS
9 23 (2.09%) WCF
10 22 (1.99%) WSDL
11 21 (1.90%) .NET Framework
12 19 (1.72%) Middleware
12 19 (1.72%) XSD
13 18 (1.63%) LINQ
14 16 (1.45%) J2EE
15 15 (1.36%) jQuery
16 12 (1.09%) Spring
17 10 (0.91%) Ajax
17 10 (0.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 9 (0.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 76 (6.89%) Computer Science
2 44 (3.99%) Open Source
3 29 (2.63%) AS400
4 26 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 23 (2.09%) Client/Server
6 21 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.45%) Mathematics
8 15 (1.36%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.09%) Equities
10 10 (0.91%) Firmware
10 10 (0.91%) Management Information System
11 9 (0.82%) Chip and PIN
12 8 (0.73%) Derivative
12 8 (0.73%) SWIFT
13 7 (0.63%) New Media
13 7 (0.63%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
15 5 (0.45%) GIS
16 4 (0.36%) Online Games
16 4 (0.36%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 98 (8.88%) UNIX
2 77 (6.98%) Windows
3 62 (5.62%) Linux
4 21 (1.90%) Android
5 17 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.54%) Windows XP
6 6 (0.54%) Solaris
7 4 (0.36%) AIX
7 4 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.36%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.18%) VMS
10 1 (0.091%) SUSE
10 1 (0.091%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.091%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (33.91%) Test Automation
2 348 (31.55%) Test Scripting
3 287 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
4 264 (23.93%) Automated Testing
5 241 (21.85%) Software Testing
6 208 (18.86%) Performance Testing
7 191 (17.32%) Automation Testing
8 186 (16.86%) Test Strategy
9 171 (15.50%) Test Management
10 157 (14.23%) Regression Testing
11 155 (14.05%) User Acceptance Testing
12 153 (13.87%) Scrum
13 136 (12.33%) Manual Testing
14 105 (9.52%) Waterfall
15 93 (8.43%) Project Management
16 87 (7.89%) Integration Testing
17 78 (7.07%) E-Commerce
18 73 (6.62%) Unit Testing
19 69 (6.26%) TDD
20 68 (6.17%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 408 (36.99%) SQL
2 229 (20.76%) Java
3 205 (18.59%) C#
4 203 (18.40%) VBScript
5 137 (12.42%) VB
6 61 (5.53%) JavaScript
7 33 (2.99%) Python
8 32 (2.90%) VBA
9 30 (2.72%) T-SQL
9 30 (2.72%) C++
10 26 (2.36%) Ruby
11 22 (1.99%) C
12 18 (1.63%) VB.NET
13 17 (1.54%) Perl
14 16 (1.45%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.00%) PHP
16 9 (0.82%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.36%) PowerHouse
17 4 (0.36%) VB6
17 4 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 420 (38.08%) ISEB
2 233 (21.12%) ISTQB
3 171 (15.50%) Degree
4 28 (2.54%) ISEB Practitioner
5 24 (2.18%) Security Cleared
6 13 (1.18%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.45%) PhD
8 4 (0.36%) HP ASE
9 3 (0.27%) HP AIS
9 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 453 (41.07%) QA
2 15 (1.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.18%) ISA Server
2 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 376 (34.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.18%) OpenView
2 2 (0.18%) Netcool
2 2 (0.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (0.18%) Puppet
2 2 (0.18%) CA LISA
2 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.18%) nmon
2 2 (0.18%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.091%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 248 (22.48%) HP
2 137 (12.42%) Microsoft
3 120 (10.88%) Oracle
4 69 (6.26%) SAP
5 15 (1.36%) Citrix
6 13 (1.18%) VMware
7 11 (1.00%) IBM
8 10 (0.91%) Siebel
9 6 (0.54%) SunGard
9 6 (0.54%) JD Edwards
10 5 (0.45%) SOASTA, Inc
10 5 (0.45%) Telerik
11 4 (0.36%) JBoss
11 4 (0.36%) Bloomberg
11 4 (0.36%) Google
12 3 (0.27%) FactSet
12 3 (0.27%) T-Plan
12 3 (0.27%) Sophis
12 3 (0.27%) Adobe
13 2 (0.18%) Sybase
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City, London
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