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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 411 367 333
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -34
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 681 689 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.64% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.61% 4.21% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 539 578 765
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -10.00%

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
18882 16349 16966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.12% 15.25% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15678 13933 14673
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £65,000 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
England -27 637 £40,000 - 53
South East +38 223 £40,000 +11.88% 18
London -59 207 £48,000 -4.00% 11
Surrey +15 60 £40,000 -3.03% 3
City of London -40 58 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Berkshire +3 53 £38,500 +10.00% 2
East of England 0 47 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Yorkshire -64 45 £28,500 -16.17% 7
North West -11 44 £30,000 -16.66% 5
South West -9 35 £37,000 -12.94% 3
Reading -9 33 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Scotland -23 33 £47,500 +16.56% 4
West Sussex 0 31 £57,500 +59.72% 2
East Sussex -3 31 £37,500 -8.53% 4
Cheshire +6 29 £30,000 -21.93% 2
Brighton -3 29 £37,500 -1.31% 3
Buckinghamshire +1 24 £38,500 +37.50% 2
West Yorkshire -65 24 £35,000 +2.94% 4
Leeds -75 22 £31,581 -7.11% 3
Horsham - 21 £60,000 - 1
Guildford - 19 £30,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +7 17 £42,500 +14.86% 1
Glasgow -28 17 £35,000 -17.64%
Hertfordshire -4 14 £42,500 +13.33% 3
North East - 14 £37,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 14 £37,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 14 £37,000 - 1
Hampshire +4 13 £36,250 -27.50% 5
Swindon +2 13 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Essex 0 13 £43,750 -12.06%

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 666 (48.72%) Selenium
2 591 (43.23%) QA
3 529 (38.70%) SQL
4 473 (34.60%) HP Quality Center
5 472 (34.53%) Finance
6 456 (33.36%) ISEB
7 396 (28.97%) Test Automation
8 395 (28.90%) Test Scripting
9 354 (25.90%) Automated Testing
10 349 (25.53%) LoadRunner
11 343 (25.09%) HP
12 321 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
13 283 (20.70%) Software Testing
14 277 (20.26%) Java
14 277 (20.26%) ISTQB
15 249 (18.22%) Test Management
16 247 (18.07%) Automation Testing
17 245 (17.92%) Performance Testing
18 239 (17.48%) Test Strategy
19 216 (15.80%) Manual Testing
20 191 (13.97%) Regression Testing
21 189 (13.83%) Microsoft
22 183 (13.39%) Degree
23 182 (13.31%) C#
23 182 (13.31%) VBScript
24 181 (13.24%) Scrum
25 178 (13.02%) .NET
26 166 (12.14%) Banking
27 155 (11.34%) UNIX
28 153 (11.19%) Windows

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 29 (2.12%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.17%) Tomcat
3 12 (0.88%) WorkSite
4 11 (0.80%) Confluence
4 11 (0.80%) WebLogic
5 9 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (0.51%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.37%) Documentum
8 4 (0.29%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.29%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.15%) IIS
9 2 (0.15%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.15%) CMS
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.073%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.073%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.073%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.073%) Apache
10 1 (0.073%) Jetty
10 1 (0.073%) WordPress
Applications
1 76 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 60 (4.39%) MS Office
3 4 (0.29%) RoboHelp
4 3 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (1.10%) SAP SD
1 15 (1.10%) SAP MM
2 13 (0.95%) SAP HR
3 10 (0.73%) SAP FI
3 10 (0.73%) SAP CRM
3 10 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (0.73%) SAP CO
4 8 (0.59%) Oracle CRM
4 8 (0.59%) Magento
5 5 (0.37%) SAP APO
5 5 (0.37%) SAP PP
5 5 (0.37%) SAP WM
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.22%) AWD
6 3 (0.22%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.073%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.073%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.073%) Cordys
8 1 (0.073%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.02%) SaaS
2 2 (0.15%) GitHub
2 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.073%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.073%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.073%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.073%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.073%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.83%) HTTP
2 22 (1.61%) Internet
3 18 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.44%) LAN
4 6 (0.44%) WAN
5 5 (0.37%) DNS
6 3 (0.22%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.15%) FTP
8 1 (0.073%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.073%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (9.95%) SQL Server
2 68 (4.97%) Oracle Database
3 49 (3.58%) Relational Database
4 38 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (2.63%) MySQL
6 27 (1.98%) DB2
7 24 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (1.54%) SQLPlus
9 20 (1.46%) DataStage
9 20 (1.46%) Oracle Exadata
9 20 (1.46%) Oracle ODI
10 17 (1.24%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 666 (48.72%) Selenium
2 349 (25.53%) LoadRunner
3 132 (9.66%) JMeter
4 128 (9.36%) JIRA
5 127 (9.29%) Cucumber
6 108 (7.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 106 (7.75%) WebDriver
8 86 (6.29%) Visual Studio
9 75 (5.49%) JUnit
10 68 (4.97%) FitNesse
11 54 (3.95%) SoapUI
12 53 (3.88%) SpecFlow
13 44 (3.22%) WinRunner
14 43 (3.15%) SilkPerformer
15 40 (2.93%) Selenium IDE
16 39 (2.85%) TestComplete
17 38 (2.78%) Subversion
17 38 (2.78%) Toad
18 34 (2.49%) Bugzilla
19 31 (2.27%) eggPlant
General
1 472 (34.53%) Finance
2 166 (12.14%) Banking
3 87 (6.36%) Investment Banking
4 56 (4.10%) Retail
5 31 (2.27%) Front Office
6 27 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.46%) Law
8 17 (1.24%) Marketing
9 16 (1.17%) Advertising
10 15 (1.10%) Legal
10 15 (1.10%) Back Office
10 15 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
10 15 (1.10%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.80%) Games
12 9 (0.66%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.44%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.37%) Publishing
15 2 (0.15%) Polish Language
16 1 (0.073%) Billing
16 1 (0.073%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 542 (39.65%) Analyst
2 486 (35.55%) Test Analyst
3 339 (24.80%) Tester
4 180 (13.17%) Test Manager
5 118 (8.63%) Senior Analyst
6 117 (8.56%) QA Analyst
7 114 (8.34%) Test Engineer
8 105 (7.68%) Senior Test Analyst
9 103 (7.53%) Software Tester
10 83 (6.07%) QA Engineer
11 80 (5.85%) Test Leader
12 77 (5.63%) Automation Analyst
13 75 (5.49%) Senior Tester
14 68 (4.97%) Automation Test Analyst
15 61 (4.46%) Consultant
15 61 (4.46%) Automation Tester
16 56 (4.10%) QA Tester
17 54 (3.95%) Automation Engineer
18 49 (3.58%) Technical Tester
19 39 (2.85%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (13.02%) .NET
2 144 (10.53%) XML
3 112 (8.19%) Web Services
4 110 (8.05%) SOAP
5 64 (4.68%) HTML
6 60 (4.39%) Gherkin
7 45 (3.29%) WSDL
7 45 (3.29%) XSD
8 38 (2.78%) J2EE
9 27 (1.98%) ASP.NET
10 22 (1.61%) CSS
11 18 (1.32%) .NET Framework
11 18 (1.32%) WCF
11 18 (1.32%) LINQ
12 17 (1.24%) jQuery
13 14 (1.02%) Spring
13 14 (1.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 14 (1.02%) CSS3
14 11 (0.80%) ODBC
14 11 (0.80%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 107 (7.83%) Computer Science
2 83 (6.07%) Open Source
3 48 (3.51%) Equities
4 32 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 27 (1.98%) Life Science
5 27 (1.98%) Mathematics
6 25 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 24 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 22 (1.61%) Mainframe
8 22 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.54%) AS400
10 16 (1.17%) Chemistry
11 13 (0.95%) Visualisation
11 13 (0.95%) Derivative
12 12 (0.88%) Fixed Income
13 10 (0.73%) N-Tier
14 8 (0.59%) Chip and PIN
15 7 (0.51%) Equity Derivative
15 7 (0.51%) Biology
16 6 (0.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 155 (11.34%) UNIX
2 153 (11.19%) Windows
3 75 (5.49%) Linux
4 32 (2.34%) Windows 7
5 24 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (1.61%) Windows XP
7 17 (1.24%) Apple iOS
8 16 (1.17%) Android
9 13 (0.95%) Solaris
10 12 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (0.80%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.37%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.22%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.15%) Debian
15 1 (0.073%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (28.97%) Test Automation
2 395 (28.90%) Test Scripting
3 354 (25.90%) Automated Testing
4 321 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
5 283 (20.70%) Software Testing
6 249 (18.22%) Test Management
7 247 (18.07%) Automation Testing
8 245 (17.92%) Performance Testing
9 239 (17.48%) Test Strategy
10 216 (15.80%) Manual Testing
11 191 (13.97%) Regression Testing
12 181 (13.24%) Scrum
13 127 (9.29%) User Acceptance Testing
14 110 (8.05%) TDD
15 103 (7.53%) E-Commerce
16 100 (7.32%) BDD
17 98 (7.17%) Integration Testing
18 90 (6.58%) Waterfall
19 84 (6.14%) User Stories
20 70 (5.12%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 529 (38.70%) SQL
2 277 (20.26%) Java
3 182 (13.31%) C#
3 182 (13.31%) VBScript
4 144 (10.53%) VB
5 74 (5.41%) PL/SQL
6 64 (4.68%) Python
7 60 (4.39%) JavaScript
8 45 (3.29%) VBA
9 41 (3.00%) C++
10 38 (2.78%) T-SQL
11 30 (2.19%) Perl
12 28 (2.05%) Ruby
13 25 (1.83%) PHP
14 20 (1.46%) C
15 15 (1.10%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.44%) Scala
17 4 (0.29%) PowerHouse
17 4 (0.29%) R
17 4 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 456 (33.36%) ISEB
2 277 (20.26%) ISTQB
3 183 (13.39%) Degree
4 112 (8.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 61 (4.46%) Security Cleared
6 49 (3.58%) SC Cleared
7 25 (1.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 16 (1.17%) ISEB Practitioner
9 9 (0.66%) PhD
10 8 (0.59%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.51%) Brainbench
12 5 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.073%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 591 (43.23%) QA
2 13 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.51%) HL7
4 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.37%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.15%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.073%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.073%) XenApp
5 1 (0.073%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.073%) vSphere
5 1 (0.073%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 473 (34.60%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.17%) SCCM
3 8 (0.59%) Netcool
3 8 (0.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.22%) CA LISA
5 2 (0.15%) nmon
5 2 (0.15%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.073%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.073%) Puppet
6 1 (0.073%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.073%) Ansible
6 1 (0.073%) logstash
6 1 (0.073%) Kibana
6 1 (0.073%) Graylog2
6 1 (0.073%) OpenView
Vendors
1 343 (25.09%) HP
2 189 (13.83%) Microsoft
3 152 (11.12%) Oracle
4 74 (5.41%) SAP
5 24 (1.76%) Business Objects
6 22 (1.61%) VMware
7 20 (1.46%) IBM
7 20 (1.46%) Cognos
7 20 (1.46%) Citrix
8 12 (0.88%) Interwoven
9 10 (0.73%) JD Edwards
10 9 (0.66%) Informatica
11 8 (0.59%) SunGard
12 7 (0.51%) Adobe
13 6 (0.44%) Fujitsu
13 6 (0.44%) SOASTA, Inc
14 5 (0.37%) T-Plan
14 5 (0.37%) Capita
14 5 (0.37%) Altiris
15 4 (0.29%) Hitachi
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25 - £40 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TRG
Salary: £30000 - £32000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Medical, 28days hol
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago