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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 487 434 397
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -37
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 476 652 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.54% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.66% 3.40% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 398 526 600
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,450 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
17919 19183 16649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.20% 15.98% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15030 15838 14179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -78 438 £40,000 -5.88% 44
South East +21 150 £40,000 - 13
London -90 106 £50,000 - 14
Yorkshire +13 74 £40,000 +17.64% 3
Surrey +8 42 £40,000 -11.11% 6
East of England -17 38 £43,500 +8.75% 2
South Yorkshire +28 37 £39,250 +12.14% 2
East Sussex +7 37 £44,000 +10.00%
Brighton +16 31 £44,000 +12.82%
Hampshire +11 27 £35,500 +18.33% 3
West Yorkshire -15 27 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Scotland +15 24 £40,000 +6.66% 3
City of London -38 24 £56,750 +26.11% 3
Berkshire -11 22 £45,000 +23.28% 2
North West +8 19 £27,500 -50.00% 3
Doncaster - 19 £39,750 - 1
West Midlands -23 16 £35,000 -9.67%
Sheffield +9 14 £40,000 +14.28% 1
South West -42 14 £36,500 +4.28% 5
Cambridge +23 13 £38,500 +2.66% 1
East Midlands +15 13 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Reigate +14 13 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Cambridgeshire +14 13 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Essex -10 13 £37,500 -16.66%
Bradford - 13 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh +20 12 £40,000 +13.47% 1
Brentwood -5 12 £40,500 -14.73%
Reading -15 12 £23,341 -34.25% 2
Cheshire +15 10 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Glasgow +14 10 £35,750 -4.66% 2

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 588 (59.70%) Selenium
2 500 (50.76%) Agile Software Development
3 414 (42.03%) QA
4 369 (37.46%) Test Automation
5 352 (35.74%) SQL
6 346 (35.13%) ISEB
7 315 (31.98%) Finance
8 293 (29.75%) HP Quality Center
9 287 (29.14%) Test Scripting
10 265 (26.90%) ISTQB
11 264 (26.80%) HP
12 257 (26.09%) Automated Testing
13 238 (24.16%) Java
14 229 (23.25%) Software Testing
15 213 (21.62%) Test Management
16 207 (21.02%) LoadRunner
17 206 (20.91%) Performance Testing
18 195 (19.80%) C#
19 172 (17.46%) Automation Testing
20 165 (16.75%) WebDriver
21 157 (15.94%) Test Strategy
22 148 (15.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 147 (14.92%) Scrum
24 145 (14.72%) Cucumber
25 133 (13.50%) TDD
26 131 (13.30%) Manual Testing
27 128 (12.99%) Test Planning
28 125 (12.69%) .NET
29 120 (12.18%) Oracle
30 110 (11.17%) Regression Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (1.83%) WebSphere
2 13 (1.32%) MQSeries
3 10 (1.02%) WebLogic
4 9 (0.91%) IIS
4 9 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 7 (0.71%) Apache
7 6 (0.61%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.41%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.41%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.30%) JBoss
11 2 (0.20%) MTS
11 2 (0.20%) Confluence
11 2 (0.20%) CMS
12 1 (0.10%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.10%) Drupal
12 1 (0.10%) WordPress
12 1 (0.10%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.10%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 96 (9.75%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.65%) MS Office
3 8 (0.81%) MS Project
4 7 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 9 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.81%) Oracle Retail
3 6 (0.61%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.51%) SAP HR
4 5 (0.51%) SAP SD
4 5 (0.51%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.51%) SAP MM
4 5 (0.51%) SAP CRM
4 5 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (0.51%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.10%) Magento
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.10%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.02%) GitHub
2 7 (0.71%) SaaS
3 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.10%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.42%) HTTP
1 14 (1.42%) TCP/IP
2 6 (0.61%) DNS
3 5 (0.51%) Internet
4 4 (0.41%) MPLS
4 4 (0.41%) Firewall
4 4 (0.41%) Wireless
4 4 (0.41%) Network Security
4 4 (0.41%) LAN
4 4 (0.41%) WAN
5 2 (0.20%) SSL
6 1 (0.10%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.10%) NAS
6 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.10%) MGCP
6 1 (0.10%) RTP
6 1 (0.10%) SS7
6 1 (0.10%) Megaco
6 1 (0.10%) ISUP
6 1 (0.10%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.15%) Oracle Database
3 29 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 26 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (2.23%) Oracle Reports
5 22 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (1.93%) DB2
7 16 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (1.42%) Oracle ODI
9 13 (1.32%) DbVisualizer
10 12 (1.22%) SSDT
11 9 (0.91%) MySQL
12 8 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.61%) Oracle Exadata
13 6 (0.61%) DataStage
13 6 (0.61%) SQLPlus
13 6 (0.61%) QlikView
13 6 (0.61%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 588 (59.70%) Selenium
2 207 (21.02%) LoadRunner
3 165 (16.75%) WebDriver
4 145 (14.72%) Cucumber
5 95 (9.64%) JMeter
6 94 (9.54%) JIRA
7 82 (8.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 51 (5.18%) SoapUI
8 51 (5.18%) Jenkins
9 50 (5.08%) Visual Studio
10 42 (4.26%) Eclipse
10 42 (4.26%) TestNG
11 40 (4.06%) SpecFlow
12 36 (3.65%) FitNesse
13 33 (3.35%) IntelliJ
14 32 (3.25%) JUnit
15 31 (3.15%) WinRunner
15 31 (3.15%) TestDirector
15 31 (3.15%) Maven
16 28 (2.84%) Subversion
General
1 315 (31.98%) Finance
2 62 (6.29%) Banking
3 52 (5.28%) Retail
4 30 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 15 (1.52%) Legal
6 9 (0.91%) Games
6 9 (0.91%) Military
6 9 (0.91%) Marketing
7 8 (0.81%) Polish Language
7 8 (0.81%) Aerospace
8 7 (0.71%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.61%) Law
10 5 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.51%) Advertising
11 4 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.30%) Electronics
12 3 (0.30%) Automotive
13 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.10%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 409 (41.52%) Analyst
2 368 (37.36%) Test Analyst
3 218 (22.13%) Tester
4 117 (11.88%) Test Manager
5 109 (11.07%) Test Engineer
6 80 (8.12%) QA Engineer
7 78 (7.92%) Senior Analyst
8 77 (7.82%) Software Tester
9 76 (7.72%) Consultant
10 75 (7.61%) Senior Test Analyst
11 64 (6.50%) Test Leader
12 63 (6.40%) Automation Tester
13 59 (5.99%) Test Consultant
14 54 (5.48%) Automation Analyst
15 52 (5.28%) QA Analyst
16 46 (4.67%) QA Tester
17 43 (4.37%) Automation Test Analyst
18 39 (3.96%) Software Engineer
19 32 (3.25%) Automation Engineer
20 30 (3.05%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (12.69%) .NET
2 86 (8.73%) HTML
2 86 (8.73%) XML
3 55 (5.58%) Web Services
4 53 (5.38%) Gherkin
5 46 (4.67%) SOAP
6 32 (3.25%) J2EE
7 31 (3.15%) CSS
8 25 (2.54%) ASP.NET
9 17 (1.73%) jQuery
10 15 (1.52%) Middleware
11 14 (1.42%) Flash
12 12 (1.22%) Ajax
13 11 (1.12%) .NET Framework
14 10 (1.02%) LINQ
15 8 (0.81%) WCF
15 8 (0.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 7 (0.71%) REST
17 6 (0.61%) Spring
17 6 (0.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 101 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (5.08%) Open Source
2 50 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 33 (3.35%) Management Information System
4 29 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 27 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 17 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.62%) N-Tier
8 11 (1.12%) iPhone
9 8 (0.81%) GIS
9 8 (0.81%) Online Gambling
10 6 (0.61%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.41%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.41%) Clustering
11 4 (0.41%) Equities
12 3 (0.30%) Life Science
12 3 (0.30%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.30%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.20%) New Media
13 2 (0.20%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 104 (10.56%) Windows
2 64 (6.50%) UNIX
3 34 (3.45%) Linux
4 21 (2.13%) Android
5 15 (1.52%) Windows XP
6 12 (1.22%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.02%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.41%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.41%) AIX
11 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.30%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.10%) VMS
14 1 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 500 (50.76%) Agile Software Development
2 369 (37.46%) Test Automation
3 287 (29.14%) Test Scripting
4 257 (26.09%) Automated Testing
5 229 (23.25%) Software Testing
6 213 (21.62%) Test Management
7 206 (20.91%) Performance Testing
8 172 (17.46%) Automation Testing
9 157 (15.94%) Test Strategy
10 147 (14.92%) Scrum
11 133 (13.50%) TDD
12 131 (13.30%) Manual Testing
13 128 (12.99%) Test Planning
14 110 (11.17%) Regression Testing
15 107 (10.86%) BDD
16 106 (10.76%) User Acceptance Testing
17 98 (9.95%) Integration Testing
18 83 (8.43%) Mentoring
19 81 (8.22%) Waterfall
20 77 (7.82%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 352 (35.74%) SQL
2 238 (24.16%) Java
3 195 (19.80%) C#
4 105 (10.66%) JavaScript
5 74 (7.51%) VBScript
6 48 (4.87%) VB
7 47 (4.77%) C++
8 45 (4.57%) Python
9 28 (2.84%) PL/SQL
10 25 (2.54%) Ruby
11 23 (2.34%) PHP
12 21 (2.13%) Perl
13 19 (1.93%) C
14 12 (1.22%) VB.NET
14 12 (1.22%) XPath
15 11 (1.12%) VBA
15 11 (1.12%) T-SQL
16 9 (0.91%) Tcl
16 9 (0.91%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 346 (35.13%) ISEB
2 265 (26.90%) ISTQB
3 148 (15.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 105 (10.66%) Degree
5 43 (4.37%) Security Cleared
6 29 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 19 (1.93%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.12%) PMP
8 11 (1.12%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.71%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.41%) CSQA
11 3 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 414 (42.03%) QA
2 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 293 (29.75%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (0.41%) Netcool
2 4 (0.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (0.30%) SCCM
3 3 (0.30%) Puppet
4 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.10%) Ansible
5 1 (0.10%) logstash
5 1 (0.10%) Kibana
5 1 (0.10%) Graylog
5 1 (0.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 264 (26.80%) HP
2 120 (12.18%) Oracle
3 105 (10.66%) Microsoft
4 47 (4.77%) IBM
5 46 (4.67%) SAP
6 12 (1.22%) Citrix
7 8 (0.81%) Business Objects
7 8 (0.81%) Siebel
7 8 (0.81%) WorldPay
8 6 (0.61%) VMware
8 6 (0.61%) Cognos
8 6 (0.61%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.51%) Telerik
10 4 (0.41%) McAfee
10 4 (0.41%) Veritas
11 3 (0.30%) Progress
11 3 (0.30%) ION Trading
11 3 (0.30%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.20%) ATG
12 2 (0.20%) SOASTA, Inc
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Larson Group
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Stott & May
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Stott & May
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22741 - £23941 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-35k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago