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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 446 455 350
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -105
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 572 543 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.49% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.20% 3.25% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 451 465 689
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%

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
17888 16712 16008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.70% 15.10% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15013 14123 14009
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 November 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 November 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 +12 532 £40,000 -11.11% 55
South East +50 213 £40,000 +6.66% 10
London -85 124 £46,500 -7.00% 22
Berkshire +53 65 £40,000 -20.00% 4
North West +3 56 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Surrey +24 52 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire -7 44 £36,500 +7.35% 2
Reading +28 41 £37,500 -46.42% 2
West Sussex +22 36 £53,500 +27.38% 1
Cheshire +23 34 £32,500 -
East of England -20 33 £41,250 +13.01% 7
Buckinghamshire +27 31 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Scotland -8 27 £45,000 - 7
South West -17 25 £34,500 -27.36% 10
High Wycombe +19 23 £40,000 +6.66%
City of London -26 23 £52,500 -4.54% 9
Hampshire +10 22 £36,500 -27.00% 1
Manchester -17 20 £60,000 +33.33% 1
York - 20 £28,500 -
North Yorkshire - 20 £28,500 -
West Yorkshire -18 18 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Tyne and Wear - 17 £42,500 - 1
North East - 17 £42,500 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 17 £42,500 - 1
Crawley +14 16 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Reigate -19 16 £40,000 +11.11%
Bristol +17 15 £34,500 -52.41% 1
West Midlands -15 15 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Leeds -16 15 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Horsham - 15 £60,000 -

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 657 (52.43%) Selenium
2 539 (43.02%) QA
3 525 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
4 486 (38.79%) ISEB
5 485 (38.71%) SQL
6 464 (37.03%) HP Quality Center
7 431 (34.40%) Finance
8 383 (30.57%) Test Automation
9 377 (30.09%) Test Scripting
10 366 (29.21%) HP
11 316 (25.22%) Test Management
12 314 (25.06%) Automated Testing
13 298 (23.78%) Software Testing
14 285 (22.75%) ISTQB
15 259 (20.67%) LoadRunner
16 234 (18.68%) Test Strategy
17 227 (18.12%) Automation Testing
17 227 (18.12%) Java
18 210 (16.76%) Microsoft
19 208 (16.60%) Manual Testing
20 186 (14.84%) Windows
21 185 (14.76%) Oracle
22 177 (14.13%) Performance Testing
23 174 (13.89%) C#
24 160 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 160 (12.77%) Test Planning
25 158 (12.61%) Regression Testing
26 157 (12.53%) UNIX
27 155 (12.37%) Cucumber
28 151 (12.05%) Degree

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 20 (1.60%) Tomcat
2 19 (1.52%) MS Exchange
3 18 (1.44%) SharePoint
4 17 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
5 14 (1.12%) WebLogic
6 11 (0.88%) WorkSite
7 10 (0.80%) WebSphere
7 10 (0.80%) IIS
8 5 (0.40%) JBoss
8 5 (0.40%) MQSeries
8 5 (0.40%) CMS
9 4 (0.32%) Apache
9 4 (0.32%) Confluence
10 3 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.16%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.16%) Jetty
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.080%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.080%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 83 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 45 (3.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.080%) MS Project
3 1 (0.080%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.080%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 10 (0.80%) SAP MM
1 10 (0.80%) SAP SD
1 10 (0.80%) Markit EDM
2 7 (0.56%) SAP APO
2 7 (0.56%) SAP PP
2 7 (0.56%) SAP WM
3 6 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.24%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.24%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.24%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.16%) AWD
6 2 (0.16%) Magento
7 1 (0.080%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.080%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.20%) SaaS
2 8 (0.64%) GitHub
3 1 (0.080%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.080%) Route 53
3 1 (0.080%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.080%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.080%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.080%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.080%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.23%) HTTP
2 15 (1.20%) LAN
2 15 (1.20%) WAN
3 11 (0.88%) Internet
4 8 (0.64%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.40%) DNS
6 2 (0.16%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.16%) Wireless
7 1 (0.080%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.080%) SSL
7 1 (0.080%) CTI
7 1 (0.080%) MGCP
7 1 (0.080%) RTP
7 1 (0.080%) SS7
7 1 (0.080%) Megaco
7 1 (0.080%) ISUP
7 1 (0.080%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (10.30%) SQL Server
2 60 (4.79%) Oracle Database
3 59 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 52 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (3.43%) DB2
6 42 (3.35%) MySQL
7 40 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 39 (3.11%) RDBMS
9 38 (3.03%) DataStage
9 38 (3.03%) SQLPlus
9 38 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
9 38 (3.03%) Oracle Exadata
10 14 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (0.96%) MS Access
12 10 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (0.64%) NoSQL
14 7 (0.56%) MongoDB
14 7 (0.56%) QlikView
15 6 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 657 (52.43%) Selenium
2 259 (20.67%) LoadRunner
3 155 (12.37%) Cucumber
4 150 (11.97%) JIRA
5 133 (10.61%) JMeter
6 125 (9.98%) WebDriver
7 101 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 76 (6.07%) FitNesse
9 71 (5.67%) Visual Studio
10 68 (5.43%) JUnit
11 63 (5.03%) SpecFlow
12 53 (4.23%) Toad
13 50 (3.99%) WinRunner
14 46 (3.67%) SoapUI
15 42 (3.35%) Selenium IDE
16 40 (3.19%) TestDirector
17 33 (2.63%) JBehave
18 29 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 27 (2.15%) eggPlant
19 27 (2.15%) Ant
General
1 431 (34.40%) Finance
2 108 (8.62%) Banking
3 50 (3.99%) Retail
4 38 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 37 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.08%) Advertising
7 21 (1.68%) Marketing
8 20 (1.60%) Legal
9 19 (1.52%) Law
10 17 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (1.20%) Front Office
12 11 (0.88%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.80%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.72%) Back Office
15 6 (0.48%) Military
16 5 (0.40%) Games
17 4 (0.32%) Automotive
18 2 (0.16%) Billing
18 2 (0.16%) Publishing
19 1 (0.080%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 460 (36.71%) Analyst
2 417 (33.28%) Test Analyst
3 303 (24.18%) Tester
4 159 (12.69%) Test Manager
5 140 (11.17%) Test Engineer
6 110 (8.78%) Software Tester
7 100 (7.98%) Senior Analyst
7 100 (7.98%) Senior Test Analyst
8 82 (6.54%) QA Engineer
9 81 (6.46%) Senior Tester
10 79 (6.30%) QA Analyst
10 79 (6.30%) Test Leader
11 76 (6.07%) Automation Engineer
12 62 (4.95%) QA Tester
13 61 (4.87%) Automation Tester
14 58 (4.63%) Consultant
15 56 (4.47%) Automation Analyst
16 45 (3.59%) Automation Test Analyst
17 36 (2.87%) Test Consultant
18 35 (2.79%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (11.89%) Web Services
2 114 (9.10%) .NET
3 109 (8.70%) XML
4 97 (7.74%) SOAP
5 70 (5.59%) J2EE
6 63 (5.03%) Gherkin
7 45 (3.59%) XSD
8 44 (3.51%) WSDL
9 38 (3.03%) HTML
10 29 (2.31%) ASP.NET
11 18 (1.44%) CSS
12 15 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
13 13 (1.04%) JMS
14 12 (0.96%) REST
15 9 (0.72%) jQuery
15 9 (0.72%) FIXML
16 8 (0.64%) Spring
17 6 (0.48%) Ajax
17 6 (0.48%) Velocity
18 5 (0.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 111 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (6.07%) Open Source
3 72 (5.75%) Computer Science
4 40 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 39 (3.11%) Mainframe
6 38 (3.03%) Life Science
7 34 (2.71%) Mobile App
8 33 (2.63%) Equities
9 27 (2.15%) Client/Server
10 24 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 23 (1.84%) Mathematics
12 21 (1.68%) Management Information System
13 20 (1.60%) Fixed Income
13 20 (1.60%) Chemistry
14 19 (1.52%) Derivative
15 18 (1.44%) Visualisation
15 18 (1.44%) Clustering
16 17 (1.36%) Biology
17 12 (0.96%) User Experience
18 11 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 186 (14.84%) Windows
2 157 (12.53%) UNIX
3 113 (9.02%) Linux
4 45 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (3.11%) Windows 7
5 39 (3.11%) Windows XP
6 34 (2.71%) Solaris
7 28 (2.23%) Mac OS X
8 25 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.72%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.64%) Android
11 4 (0.32%) AIX
12 3 (0.24%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.16%) Debian
14 1 (0.080%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.080%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.080%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.080%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (30.57%) Test Automation
3 377 (30.09%) Test Scripting
4 316 (25.22%) Test Management
5 314 (25.06%) Automated Testing
6 298 (23.78%) Software Testing
7 234 (18.68%) Test Strategy
8 227 (18.12%) Automation Testing
9 208 (16.60%) Manual Testing
10 177 (14.13%) Performance Testing
11 160 (12.77%) Test Planning
12 158 (12.61%) Regression Testing
13 128 (10.22%) Scrum
14 127 (10.14%) User Acceptance Testing
15 126 (10.06%) TDD
16 107 (8.54%) BDD
17 88 (7.02%) Integration Testing
18 69 (5.51%) User Stories
19 66 (5.27%) Validation
20 63 (5.03%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 485 (38.71%) SQL
2 227 (18.12%) Java
3 174 (13.89%) C#
4 117 (9.34%) VBScript
5 92 (7.34%) PL/SQL
6 81 (6.46%) VB
7 69 (5.51%) JavaScript
8 55 (4.39%) C++
9 54 (4.31%) Python
10 33 (2.63%) VBA
11 32 (2.55%) PHP
12 28 (2.23%) Perl
13 23 (1.84%) Shell Script
14 18 (1.44%) T-SQL
14 18 (1.44%) C
14 18 (1.44%) Ruby
15 14 (1.12%) R
16 11 (0.88%) Scala
17 10 (0.80%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.64%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 486 (38.79%) ISEB
2 285 (22.75%) ISTQB
3 160 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 151 (12.05%) Degree
5 83 (6.62%) Security Cleared
6 54 (4.31%) SC Cleared
7 25 (2.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 13 (1.04%) DV Cleared
8 13 (1.04%) PhD
9 7 (0.56%) Brainbench
10 6 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.24%) CSQA
12 1 (0.080%) PMP
12 1 (0.080%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 539 (43.02%) QA
2 10 (0.80%) GLP
3 7 (0.56%) HL7
4 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.080%) Solvency II
System Software
1 18 (1.44%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.04%) VMware ESX
3 11 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.080%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.080%) XenApp
5 1 (0.080%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.080%) vSphere
5 1 (0.080%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 464 (37.03%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
2 18 (1.44%) Netcool
2 18 (1.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 16 (1.28%) SCCM
4 3 (0.24%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.080%) Ansible
5 1 (0.080%) logstash
5 1 (0.080%) Kibana
5 1 (0.080%) Graylog2
5 1 (0.080%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.080%) Puppet
5 1 (0.080%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 366 (29.21%) HP
2 210 (16.76%) Microsoft
3 185 (14.76%) Oracle
4 46 (3.67%) Business Objects
5 40 (3.19%) SAP
6 38 (3.03%) Cognos
7 33 (2.63%) IBM
8 22 (1.76%) Citrix
8 22 (1.76%) VMware
9 18 (1.44%) McAfee
9 18 (1.44%) Veritas
10 15 (1.20%) Informatica
11 12 (0.96%) Fujitsu
12 11 (0.88%) Interwoven
13 7 (0.56%) Telerik
14 5 (0.40%) Altiris
14 5 (0.40%) NetApp
15 3 (0.24%) TIBCO
15 3 (0.24%) Apple
15 3 (0.24%) Capita
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warminster, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Steria
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 5 days ago