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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 463 476 377
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -99
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 504 471 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.46% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.95% 2.88% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 390 380 674
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
17100 16352 16726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.15% 15.94% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14503 13422 14587
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +4 461 £42,500 -5.55% 55
South East +25 161 £40,000 - 22
London -50 135 £50,000 -4.76% 13
Berkshire +39 63 £40,500 +24.61% 9
East of England -10 49 £42,500 +17.24% 3
Surrey +17 43 £40,000 +2.56% 3
North West +11 43 £29,500 -43.80% 4
City of London -11 42 £50,000 -16.66% 4
Yorkshire -2 41 £39,250 +30.83% 4
Reading +35 40 £32,500 - 4
Manchester -2 22 £40,000 -25.58% 2
East Sussex -16 22 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +8 20 £47,500 - 1
Brighton -3 20 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Reigate -3 19 £40,000 +2.56%
Cheshire +7 18 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Hertfordshire -5 17 £42,500 +21.42%
West Yorkshire -12 16 £40,000 +33.33% 1
South West -13 15 £36,500 +8.14% 5
Scotland -3 14 £38,000 +6.29% 3
Hampshire -7 14 £33,500 -25.55% 3
North Yorkshire +25 13 - - 1
York +25 13 - - 1
South Yorkshire 0 12 £38,500 - 2
Watford -4 12 - -
East Midlands +10 9 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Wiltshire +2 9 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex -9 9 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Maidenhead +8 8 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 8 £42,500 +23.18% 1

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 632 (57.04%) Selenium
2 513 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
3 449 (40.52%) ISEB
4 441 (39.80%) QA
5 415 (37.45%) HP Quality Center
6 399 (36.01%) SQL
7 388 (35.02%) Test Automation
8 351 (31.68%) Finance
9 344 (31.05%) Test Scripting
10 342 (30.87%) HP
11 291 (26.26%) Test Management
12 285 (25.72%) Software Testing
13 282 (25.45%) Automated Testing
14 269 (24.28%) ISTQB
15 216 (19.49%) LoadRunner
16 208 (18.77%) Test Strategy
17 207 (18.68%) Automation Testing
17 207 (18.68%) Performance Testing
18 190 (17.15%) Java
19 180 (16.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 179 (16.16%) C#
21 177 (15.97%) Microsoft
22 176 (15.88%) Manual Testing
23 172 (15.52%) Test Planning
24 161 (14.53%) Cucumber
24 161 (14.53%) Oracle
25 148 (13.36%) Windows
26 145 (13.09%) TDD
27 141 (12.73%) Regression Testing
28 139 (12.55%) Scrum

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (1.53%) WebSphere
1 17 (1.53%) MS Exchange
2 15 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
3 13 (1.17%) IIS
4 12 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 11 (0.99%) MQSeries
6 10 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 9 (0.81%) WebLogic
8 8 (0.72%) Apache
9 6 (0.54%) JBoss
10 5 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.36%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.36%) CMS
12 3 (0.27%) Confluence
12 3 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.18%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.18%) Jetty
14 1 (0.090%) WordPress
14 1 (0.090%) Drupal
14 1 (0.090%) WorkSite
Applications
1 102 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 37 (3.34%) MS Office
3 6 (0.54%) MS Project
4 5 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.18%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 11 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (0.99%) Markit EDM
2 10 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (0.63%) SAP SD
3 7 (0.63%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.36%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.36%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.36%) SAP HR
4 4 (0.36%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.27%) SAP PP
5 3 (0.27%) SAP WM
5 3 (0.27%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.090%) Magento
7 1 (0.090%) AWD
7 1 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.99%) SaaS
1 11 (0.99%) GitHub
2 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.090%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.090%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.090%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.090%) Route 53
3 1 (0.090%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.44%) HTTP
2 12 (1.08%) LAN
2 12 (1.08%) WAN
3 10 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.54%) Internet
4 6 (0.54%) DNS
5 4 (0.36%) MPLS
5 4 (0.36%) Wireless
6 2 (0.18%) SSL
7 1 (0.090%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.090%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.090%) MGCP
7 1 (0.090%) RTP
7 1 (0.090%) SS7
7 1 (0.090%) CTI
7 1 (0.090%) Megaco
7 1 (0.090%) ISUP
7 1 (0.090%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.06%) Oracle Database
3 40 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (3.61%) Relational Database
4 33 (2.98%) MySQL
5 32 (2.89%) DB2
6 30 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (2.44%) RDBMS
8 24 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (1.99%) Oracle ODI
10 21 (1.90%) Oracle Exadata
10 21 (1.90%) DataStage
10 21 (1.90%) SQLPlus
10 21 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (1.35%) MS Access
12 11 (0.99%) QlikView
12 11 (0.99%) DbVisualizer
13 8 (0.72%) SSDT
14 7 (0.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 632 (57.04%) Selenium
2 216 (19.49%) LoadRunner
3 161 (14.53%) Cucumber
4 139 (12.55%) WebDriver
5 131 (11.82%) JIRA
6 110 (9.93%) JMeter
7 93 (8.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 65 (5.87%) FitNesse
9 59 (5.32%) SpecFlow
10 58 (5.23%) JUnit
11 52 (4.69%) Visual Studio
12 44 (3.97%) SoapUI
13 43 (3.88%) WinRunner
14 37 (3.34%) JBehave
14 37 (3.34%) TestDirector
15 32 (2.89%) SilkPerformer
16 30 (2.71%) Toad
17 29 (2.62%) Selenium IDE
17 29 (2.62%) eggPlant
18 26 (2.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 351 (31.68%) Finance
2 69 (6.23%) Banking
3 55 (4.96%) Retail
4 37 (3.34%) Telecoms
5 16 (1.44%) Legal
5 16 (1.44%) Advertising
5 16 (1.44%) Marketing
5 16 (1.44%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (0.81%) Military
8 8 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 8 (0.72%) Aerospace
9 7 (0.63%) Back Office
10 6 (0.54%) Games
11 5 (0.45%) Front Office
11 5 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.27%) Automotive
13 2 (0.18%) Law
14 1 (0.090%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.090%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 415 (37.45%) Analyst
2 383 (34.57%) Test Analyst
3 270 (24.37%) Tester
4 155 (13.99%) Test Manager
5 137 (12.36%) Test Engineer
6 107 (9.66%) Software Tester
7 86 (7.76%) Senior Test Analyst
7 86 (7.76%) Senior Analyst
8 69 (6.23%) Consultant
9 67 (6.05%) QA Tester
10 63 (5.69%) QA Engineer
11 62 (5.60%) Test Leader
12 55 (4.96%) Test Consultant
13 54 (4.87%) Automation Tester
14 52 (4.69%) Senior Tester
14 52 (4.69%) Automation Engineer
15 49 (4.42%) Automation Analyst
16 48 (4.33%) QA Analyst
17 47 (4.24%) Software Engineer
18 36 (3.25%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (9.84%) Web Services
2 102 (9.21%) .NET
3 78 (7.04%) XML
4 67 (6.05%) J2EE
5 62 (5.60%) HTML
6 59 (5.32%) SOAP
7 48 (4.33%) Gherkin
8 34 (3.07%) ASP.NET
9 32 (2.89%) CSS
10 19 (1.71%) jQuery
10 19 (1.71%) WSDL
10 19 (1.71%) XSD
11 12 (1.08%) Flash
11 12 (1.08%) Ajax
12 11 (0.99%) REST
13 8 (0.72%) WCF
13 8 (0.72%) LINQ
14 7 (0.63%) Spring
14 7 (0.63%) JMS
15 6 (0.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 117 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (5.51%) Open Source
3 55 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 34 (3.07%) Mobile App
4 34 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (2.98%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.71%) Client/Server
7 23 (2.08%) Life Science
8 21 (1.90%) Mainframe
9 17 (1.53%) Clustering
10 15 (1.35%) Equities
11 14 (1.26%) N-Tier
12 13 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (1.08%) Derivative
14 11 (0.99%) Chemistry
14 11 (0.99%) Biology
14 11 (0.99%) Fixed Income
15 10 (0.90%) User Experience
15 10 (0.90%) Biotechnology
15 10 (0.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 148 (13.36%) Windows
2 92 (8.30%) UNIX
3 79 (7.13%) Linux
4 37 (3.34%) Windows XP
5 34 (3.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (2.35%) Solaris
7 23 (2.08%) Windows 7
8 21 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (1.81%) Mac OS X
10 14 (1.26%) Android
11 12 (1.08%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.36%) AIX
13 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.18%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.090%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 388 (35.02%) Test Automation
3 344 (31.05%) Test Scripting
4 291 (26.26%) Test Management
5 285 (25.72%) Software Testing
6 282 (25.45%) Automated Testing
7 208 (18.77%) Test Strategy
8 207 (18.68%) Automation Testing
8 207 (18.68%) Performance Testing
9 176 (15.88%) Manual Testing
10 172 (15.52%) Test Planning
11 145 (13.09%) TDD
12 141 (12.73%) Regression Testing
13 139 (12.55%) Scrum
14 115 (10.38%) User Acceptance Testing
15 103 (9.30%) BDD
16 91 (8.21%) Integration Testing
17 72 (6.50%) System Testing
18 62 (5.60%) Mentoring
19 61 (5.51%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 399 (36.01%) SQL
2 190 (17.15%) Java
3 179 (16.16%) C#
4 104 (9.39%) JavaScript
5 73 (6.59%) VBScript
6 57 (5.14%) PL/SQL
7 51 (4.60%) C++
8 40 (3.61%) VB
9 39 (3.52%) Python
10 27 (2.44%) PHP
11 26 (2.35%) Perl
12 21 (1.90%) VBA
13 18 (1.62%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.53%) C
15 13 (1.17%) Ruby
15 13 (1.17%) VB.NET
16 11 (0.99%) T-SQL
16 11 (0.99%) R
17 10 (0.90%) Scala
18 9 (0.81%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 449 (40.52%) ISEB
2 269 (24.28%) ISTQB
3 180 (16.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 120 (10.83%) Degree
5 79 (7.13%) Security Cleared
6 47 (4.24%) SC Cleared
7 32 (2.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 10 (0.90%) PhD
9 9 (0.81%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (0.36%) CSQA
12 3 (0.27%) Brainbench
12 3 (0.27%) PMP
12 3 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 441 (39.80%) QA
2 10 (0.90%) GLP
3 5 (0.45%) HL7
4 1 (0.090%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.090%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.99%) VMware ESX
3 10 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 415 (37.45%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
2 17 (1.53%) Netcool
2 17 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (0.36%) SCCM
4 2 (0.18%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.090%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.090%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.090%) Kibana
5 1 (0.090%) Graylog2
5 1 (0.090%) Ansible
5 1 (0.090%) logstash
5 1 (0.090%) Puppet
Vendors
1 342 (30.87%) HP
2 177 (15.97%) Microsoft
3 161 (14.53%) Oracle
4 46 (4.15%) SAP
5 45 (4.06%) IBM
6 30 (2.71%) Business Objects
7 24 (2.17%) Citrix
8 21 (1.90%) Cognos
9 17 (1.53%) Veritas
9 17 (1.53%) McAfee
10 16 (1.44%) VMware
11 11 (0.99%) Informatica
12 10 (0.90%) Fujitsu
13 7 (0.63%) Siebel
14 6 (0.54%) Telerik
15 5 (0.45%) NetApp
16 3 (0.27%) Sitecore
16 3 (0.27%) Altova
16 3 (0.27%) ION Trading
16 3 (0.27%) Apple
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £56,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + Career development options
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus + extensive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago