The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 501 417 384
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -33
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 435 686 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.58% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.47% 3.61% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 361 571 598
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17579 18991 16001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.45% 16.17% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14696 15964 13615
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 2015. 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
England -105 393 £40,500 -4.70% 54
South East -50 122 £40,000 +6.66% 6
London -96 113 £47,500 -5.00% 15
Yorkshire +19 64 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Surrey -15 34 £43,750 -5.40% 1
East of England -14 32 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Scotland +35 30 £40,000 +6.66% 2
South Yorkshire +21 29 £40,000 +26.98% 1
West Yorkshire +3 29 £40,000 +17.64%
Hampshire +9 26 £38,500 +28.33% 1
City of London -66 19 £45,000 - 3
Bradford - 18 £52,500 -
East Sussex +8 17 £48,000 +23.07%
Berkshire -24 17 £41,500 +15.27% 1
Doncaster +6 16 £40,000 +26.98%
West Midlands -6 16 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Edinburgh +29 15 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Glasgow +17 15 £39,875 -2.74%
North West -16 15 £28,000 -49.09% 8
Reigate +31 14 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Brighton +17 13 £46,500 +21.56%
East Midlands +10 13 £35,000 -4.76% 7
Sheffield +3 13 £36,500 - 1
Reading -33 12 £26,671 -24.87% 1
Southampton - 12 £33,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -11 11 £46,750 +10.00%
Cambridge +26 10 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Fareham +14 10 £40,000 +39.13%
Cambridgeshire +10 10 £38,500 -3.75% 1
South West -25 10 £32,500 -7.14% 3

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 568 (59.66%) Selenium
2 475 (49.89%) Agile Software Development
3 411 (43.17%) QA
4 353 (37.08%) Test Automation
5 342 (35.92%) SQL
6 326 (34.24%) Finance
7 319 (33.51%) ISEB
8 269 (28.26%) Automated Testing
9 267 (28.05%) HP Quality Center
10 259 (27.21%) Test Scripting
11 255 (26.79%) HP
12 253 (26.58%) Java
13 241 (25.32%) ISTQB
14 218 (22.90%) Software Testing
15 206 (21.64%) LoadRunner
16 202 (21.22%) Test Management
17 187 (19.64%) Performance Testing
18 181 (19.01%) C#
19 169 (17.75%) Automation Testing
20 148 (15.55%) WebDriver
21 147 (15.44%) Scrum
22 139 (14.60%) Cucumber
23 138 (14.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 132 (13.87%) Test Strategy
25 131 (13.76%) .NET
26 126 (13.24%) Manual Testing
27 122 (12.82%) Oracle
27 122 (12.82%) TDD
28 114 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
29 111 (11.66%) Test Planning

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 28 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 15 (1.58%) MQSeries
3 13 (1.37%) WebLogic
4 9 (0.95%) IIS
4 9 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (0.84%) JBoss
6 7 (0.74%) Confluence
6 7 (0.74%) Apache
7 6 (0.63%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (0.53%) CICS
8 5 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.42%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.32%) MTS
10 3 (0.32%) CMS
11 1 (0.11%) WordPress
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.11%) Drupal
11 1 (0.11%) Documentum
Applications
1 89 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.15%) MS Office
3 8 (0.84%) MS Project
3 8 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
1 5 (0.53%) Markit EDM
1 5 (0.53%) SAP HR
1 5 (0.53%) SAP SD
1 5 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (0.53%) SAP CRM
1 5 (0.53%) SAP CO
1 5 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (0.53%) SAP FI
1 5 (0.53%) SAP MM
2 4 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.11%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) AWD
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.63%) GitHub
3 5 (0.53%) SaaS
4 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.11%) Route 53
5 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.26%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.16%) Internet
3 10 (1.05%) HTTP
4 7 (0.74%) SSL
4 7 (0.74%) DNS
5 6 (0.63%) Firewall
6 5 (0.53%) FTP
7 4 (0.42%) MPLS
7 4 (0.42%) Network Security
8 2 (0.21%) Wireless
9 1 (0.11%) NAS
9 1 (0.11%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.26%) Oracle Database
3 24 (2.52%) Relational Database
3 24 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (2.10%) DB2
6 15 (1.58%) DbVisualizer
6 15 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (1.26%) SSDT
8 10 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
8 10 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (0.84%) MySQL
10 4 (0.42%) Big Data
10 4 (0.42%) QlikView
10 4 (0.42%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.32%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.32%) MS Access
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.21%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 568 (59.66%) Selenium
2 206 (21.64%) LoadRunner
3 148 (15.55%) WebDriver
4 139 (14.60%) Cucumber
5 94 (9.87%) JIRA
6 84 (8.82%) JMeter
7 78 (8.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 59 (6.20%) Jenkins
9 56 (5.88%) SoapUI
10 45 (4.73%) Visual Studio
11 44 (4.62%) Eclipse
12 43 (4.52%) SpecFlow
12 43 (4.52%) TestNG
13 41 (4.31%) FitNesse
14 37 (3.89%) Maven
15 33 (3.47%) IntelliJ
16 32 (3.36%) Subversion
17 28 (2.94%) Rational Functional Tester
18 26 (2.73%) WinRunner
19 24 (2.52%) JUnit
General
1 326 (34.24%) Finance
2 69 (7.25%) Banking
3 49 (5.15%) Retail
4 29 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.16%) Games
6 10 (1.05%) Polish Language
7 8 (0.84%) Aerospace
7 8 (0.84%) Legal
8 6 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.53%) Marketing
9 5 (0.53%) Law
10 4 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.32%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.32%) Advertising
11 3 (0.32%) Military
11 3 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.21%) Electronics
13 1 (0.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 414 (43.49%) Analyst
2 378 (39.71%) Test Analyst
3 213 (22.37%) Tester
4 107 (11.24%) Test Manager
5 97 (10.19%) Test Engineer
6 80 (8.40%) Consultant
7 79 (8.30%) Senior Analyst
8 77 (8.09%) QA Engineer
9 75 (7.88%) Senior Test Analyst
10 71 (7.46%) Software Tester
11 63 (6.62%) Automation Tester
12 60 (6.30%) Test Consultant
12 60 (6.30%) Test Leader
13 55 (5.78%) Automation Analyst
14 53 (5.57%) QA Analyst
15 46 (4.83%) Automation Test Analyst
16 45 (4.73%) QA Tester
17 31 (3.26%) Senior Consultant
18 30 (3.15%) SAP Consultant
18 30 (3.15%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (13.76%) .NET
2 97 (10.19%) XML
3 88 (9.24%) HTML
4 60 (6.30%) Web Services
5 57 (5.99%) Gherkin
5 57 (5.99%) SOAP
6 32 (3.36%) CSS
7 26 (2.73%) J2EE
8 19 (2.00%) ASP.NET
8 19 (2.00%) Middleware
9 17 (1.79%) jQuery
10 16 (1.68%) Flash
11 14 (1.47%) REST
12 12 (1.26%) .NET Framework
12 12 (1.26%) Ajax
13 10 (1.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 10 (1.05%) LINQ
14 8 (0.84%) JMS
14 8 (0.84%) WCF
15 7 (0.74%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 84 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (4.83%) Computer Science
3 36 (3.78%) Open Source
4 30 (3.15%) Management Information System
4 30 (3.15%) Client/Server
5 25 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 16 (1.68%) N-Tier
7 11 (1.16%) iPhone
8 10 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.05%) Online Gambling
9 6 (0.63%) GIS
10 5 (0.53%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.42%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.42%) Equities
12 3 (0.32%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.32%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.32%) Life Science
13 2 (0.21%) User Experience
13 2 (0.21%) Mobile Banking
13 2 (0.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 89 (9.35%) Windows
2 65 (6.83%) UNIX
3 35 (3.68%) Linux
4 21 (2.21%) Android
5 13 (1.37%) Windows 7
6 12 (1.26%) Windows XP
7 10 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.53%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.32%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.11%) VMS
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 475 (49.89%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (37.08%) Test Automation
3 269 (28.26%) Automated Testing
4 259 (27.21%) Test Scripting
5 218 (22.90%) Software Testing
6 202 (21.22%) Test Management
7 187 (19.64%) Performance Testing
8 169 (17.75%) Automation Testing
9 147 (15.44%) Scrum
10 132 (13.87%) Test Strategy
11 126 (13.24%) Manual Testing
12 122 (12.82%) TDD
13 114 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
14 111 (11.66%) Test Planning
15 110 (11.55%) Regression Testing
16 101 (10.61%) BDD
17 95 (9.98%) Integration Testing
18 83 (8.72%) Functional Testing
19 79 (8.30%) E-Commerce
20 72 (7.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 342 (35.92%) SQL
2 253 (26.58%) Java
3 181 (19.01%) C#
4 102 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 74 (7.77%) VBScript
6 61 (6.41%) VB
7 52 (5.46%) Python
8 44 (4.62%) C++
9 31 (3.26%) Ruby
10 26 (2.73%) Perl
11 24 (2.52%) PHP
12 23 (2.42%) PL/SQL
13 21 (2.21%) C
14 15 (1.58%) XPath
14 15 (1.58%) VBA
15 14 (1.47%) T-SQL
16 11 (1.16%) Bash Shell
17 10 (1.05%) VB.NET
17 10 (1.05%) Korn
18 8 (0.84%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 319 (33.51%) ISEB
2 241 (25.32%) ISTQB
3 138 (14.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 95 (9.98%) Degree
5 33 (3.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 32 (3.36%) Security Cleared
7 17 (1.79%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.05%) PMP
8 10 (1.05%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.84%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.21%) CSQA
11 2 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 411 (43.17%) QA
2 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.53%) RACF
4 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 267 (28.05%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.84%) Puppet
3 7 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.53%) CA Endevor
5 3 (0.32%) SCCM
6 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
6 1 (0.11%) logstash
6 1 (0.11%) Kibana
6 1 (0.11%) Graylog
Vendors
1 255 (26.79%) HP
2 122 (12.82%) Oracle
3 108 (11.34%) Microsoft
4 50 (5.25%) SAP
5 46 (4.83%) IBM
6 9 (0.95%) WorldPay
7 6 (0.63%) New Relic
7 6 (0.63%) VMware
7 6 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 6 (0.63%) Citrix
7 6 (0.63%) Siebel
8 5 (0.53%) F5
8 5 (0.53%) Informatica
9 4 (0.42%) ATG
9 4 (0.42%) JD Edwards
9 4 (0.42%) Progress
10 3 (0.32%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.32%) ION Trading
11 2 (0.21%) SOASTA, Inc
11 2 (0.21%) Business Objects
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £32000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
UK
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks a trading division of Harvey Nash Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, 28 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago