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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 414 369 333
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -36
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 689 688 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.64% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.70% 4.22% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 538 575 768
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -5.33%

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
18646 16312 17053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 15.19% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15426 13913 14731
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 £62,500 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -28 640 £40,000 - 59
South East +46 234 £39,000 +9.85% 23
London -67 185 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Surrey +22 62 £40,000 -3.03% 5
Berkshire -4 55 £39,250 +12.14% 6
North West -8 51 £30,000 -16.66% 6
Yorkshire -47 50 £28,500 -16.17% 10
East of England -1 47 £42,500 +10.38% 2
City of London -40 42 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Scotland -23 37 £46,250 +20.91% 5
Cheshire +11 35 £30,000 -14.28% 2
West Sussex +5 34 £58,000 +57.82% 3
East Sussex -7 34 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Reading -8 34 £41,500 -17.00% 5
South West -18 34 £36,000 -26.15% 2
Brighton +4 32 £37,500 -1.31%
West Yorkshire -50 26 £27,500 -19.11% 4
Buckinghamshire -1 24 £38,500 +28.33% 4
Leeds -59 24 £27,500 -19.11% 4
Horsham - 23 £60,000 - 2
Guildford - 19 £30,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +3 17 £42,500 +13.33%
Warrington -12 17 £30,000 -28.57% 2
Stirling - 17 £48,250 - 2
Glasgow -23 16 £35,000 -17.64%
Hampshire +6 15 £35,000 -30.00% 3
West Midlands -21 15 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Essex +6 14 £42,500 -18.26%
Manchester -2 14 £57,500 +105.35% 4
Hertfordshire -3 14 £42,500 +6.25% 2

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 703 (50.25%) Selenium
2 600 (42.89%) QA
3 546 (39.03%) SQL
4 498 (35.60%) HP Quality Center
5 491 (35.10%) Finance
6 481 (34.38%) ISEB
7 402 (28.73%) Test Automation
8 401 (28.66%) Test Scripting
9 356 (25.45%) HP
10 355 (25.38%) Automated Testing
11 353 (25.23%) LoadRunner
12 337 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
13 303 (21.66%) Software Testing
14 287 (20.51%) ISTQB
15 280 (20.01%) Java
16 269 (19.23%) Manual Testing
17 265 (18.94%) Test Management
18 254 (18.16%) Automation Testing
19 246 (17.58%) Performance Testing
20 245 (17.51%) Test Strategy
21 205 (14.65%) Microsoft
22 187 (13.37%) C#
23 185 (13.22%) Regression Testing
24 184 (13.15%) Scrum
25 183 (13.08%) Degree
26 182 (13.01%) VBScript
27 177 (12.65%) .NET
28 170 (12.15%) Banking
29 164 (11.72%) Oracle
30 163 (11.65%) Windows

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (2.07%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.14%) Tomcat
3 12 (0.86%) Confluence
3 12 (0.86%) WorkSite
4 11 (0.79%) WebLogic
5 10 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (0.50%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.36%) Documentum
8 4 (0.29%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.21%) IIS
10 2 (0.14%) CMS
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.071%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.071%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.071%) Jetty
11 1 (0.071%) WordPress
11 1 (0.071%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.071%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.071%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 77 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 60 (4.29%) MS Office
3 3 (0.21%) MS Project
3 3 (0.21%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.071%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (1.07%) SAP SD
1 15 (1.07%) SAP MM
2 13 (0.93%) SAP HR
3 10 (0.71%) SAP FI
3 10 (0.71%) SAP CRM
3 10 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (0.71%) SAP CO
4 7 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
4 7 (0.50%) Magento
5 5 (0.36%) SAP APO
5 5 (0.36%) SAP PP
5 5 (0.36%) SAP WM
6 3 (0.21%) AWD
6 3 (0.21%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.071%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.071%) Cordys
8 1 (0.071%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.071%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.14%) SaaS
2 2 (0.14%) GitHub
2 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.071%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.071%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.071%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.071%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.071%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.79%) HTTP
2 22 (1.57%) Internet
3 18 (1.29%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.50%) LAN
4 7 (0.50%) WAN
5 5 (0.36%) DNS
6 3 (0.21%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.14%) FTP
8 1 (0.071%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.071%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 68 (4.86%) Oracle Database
3 51 (3.65%) Relational Database
4 44 (3.15%) MySQL
5 43 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (2.07%) DB2
7 27 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (1.72%) SQLPlus
9 23 (1.64%) DataStage
9 23 (1.64%) Oracle Exadata
9 23 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
10 21 (1.50%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 703 (50.25%) Selenium
2 353 (25.23%) LoadRunner
3 142 (10.15%) JMeter
4 139 (9.94%) Cucumber
5 136 (9.72%) JIRA
6 119 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 110 (7.86%) WebDriver
8 88 (6.29%) Visual Studio
9 78 (5.58%) FitNesse
10 76 (5.43%) JUnit
11 61 (4.36%) SpecFlow
12 56 (4.00%) SoapUI
13 44 (3.15%) WinRunner
13 44 (3.15%) SilkPerformer
14 43 (3.07%) Selenium IDE
15 41 (2.93%) Toad
16 38 (2.72%) Subversion
17 37 (2.64%) TestComplete
18 31 (2.22%) eggPlant
18 31 (2.22%) Bugzilla
General
1 491 (35.10%) Finance
2 170 (12.15%) Banking
3 87 (6.22%) Investment Banking
4 55 (3.93%) Retail
5 31 (2.22%) Front Office
6 27 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.43%) Law
8 19 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 19 (1.36%) Marketing
9 17 (1.22%) Back Office
9 17 (1.22%) Advertising
10 15 (1.07%) Legal
11 14 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.86%) Games
13 9 (0.64%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.43%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.29%) Publishing
16 2 (0.14%) Polish Language
17 1 (0.071%) Billing
17 1 (0.071%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 555 (39.67%) Analyst
2 501 (35.81%) Test Analyst
3 349 (24.95%) Tester
4 191 (13.65%) Test Manager
5 122 (8.72%) Senior Analyst
6 114 (8.15%) Test Engineer
7 113 (8.08%) QA Analyst
8 111 (7.93%) Senior Test Analyst
9 107 (7.65%) Software Tester
10 83 (5.93%) QA Engineer
11 82 (5.86%) Senior Tester
12 79 (5.65%) Test Leader
13 76 (5.43%) Automation Analyst
14 67 (4.79%) Automation Test Analyst
15 63 (4.50%) Automation Tester
16 58 (4.15%) QA Tester
16 58 (4.15%) Consultant
17 57 (4.07%) Automation Engineer
18 48 (3.43%) Technical Tester
19 35 (2.50%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (12.65%) .NET
2 147 (10.51%) XML
3 124 (8.86%) Web Services
4 115 (8.22%) SOAP
5 64 (4.57%) Gherkin
6 63 (4.50%) HTML
7 49 (3.50%) XSD
8 48 (3.43%) WSDL
9 45 (3.22%) J2EE
10 29 (2.07%) ASP.NET
11 22 (1.57%) CSS
12 19 (1.36%) .NET Framework
13 18 (1.29%) WCF
13 18 (1.29%) LINQ
14 16 (1.14%) jQuery
15 14 (1.00%) Spring
15 14 (1.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 14 (1.00%) CSS3
16 11 (0.79%) JMS
16 11 (0.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 106 (7.58%) Computer Science
2 85 (6.08%) Open Source
3 51 (3.65%) Equities
4 36 (2.57%) Mobile App
5 33 (2.36%) Life Science
6 28 (2.00%) Mathematics
7 26 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 25 (1.79%) Client/Server
9 24 (1.72%) Mainframe
10 23 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (1.43%) Chemistry
12 19 (1.36%) AS400
13 15 (1.07%) Derivative
13 15 (1.07%) Visualisation
14 14 (1.00%) Fixed Income
15 11 (0.79%) N-Tier
15 11 (0.79%) Biology
16 9 (0.64%) Chip and PIN
17 8 (0.57%) Management Information System
18 7 (0.50%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 163 (11.65%) Windows
2 161 (11.51%) UNIX
3 84 (6.00%) Linux
4 34 (2.43%) Windows 7
5 27 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (1.79%) Windows XP
7 19 (1.36%) Solaris
8 17 (1.22%) Mac OS X
8 17 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 17 (1.22%) Android
9 14 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.36%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.21%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.14%) Debian
13 1 (0.071%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (28.73%) Test Automation
2 401 (28.66%) Test Scripting
3 355 (25.38%) Automated Testing
4 337 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
5 303 (21.66%) Software Testing
6 269 (19.23%) Manual Testing
7 265 (18.94%) Test Management
8 254 (18.16%) Automation Testing
9 246 (17.58%) Performance Testing
10 245 (17.51%) Test Strategy
11 185 (13.22%) Regression Testing
12 184 (13.15%) Scrum
13 135 (9.65%) User Acceptance Testing
14 133 (9.51%) Test Planning
15 119 (8.51%) TDD
16 106 (7.58%) BDD
17 102 (7.29%) Integration Testing
17 102 (7.29%) E-Commerce
18 87 (6.22%) User Stories
19 86 (6.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 546 (39.03%) SQL
2 280 (20.01%) Java
3 187 (13.37%) C#
4 182 (13.01%) VBScript
5 140 (10.01%) VB
6 83 (5.93%) PL/SQL
7 65 (4.65%) Python
8 60 (4.29%) JavaScript
9 47 (3.36%) VBA
10 42 (3.00%) C++
11 37 (2.64%) T-SQL
12 30 (2.14%) Perl
13 28 (2.00%) Ruby
14 27 (1.93%) PHP
15 20 (1.43%) C
16 17 (1.22%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.50%) Scala
18 5 (0.36%) Korn
18 5 (0.36%) R
19 4 (0.29%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 481 (34.38%) ISEB
2 287 (20.51%) ISTQB
3 183 (13.08%) Degree
4 123 (8.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 63 (4.50%) Security Cleared
6 52 (3.72%) SC Cleared
7 26 (1.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 14 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
9 13 (0.93%) PhD
10 9 (0.64%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.50%) Brainbench
12 5 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.071%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 600 (42.89%) QA
2 11 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.50%) HL7
4 4 (0.29%) GLP
5 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.43%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.14%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.071%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.071%) XenApp
5 1 (0.071%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.071%) vSphere
5 1 (0.071%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 498 (35.60%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.14%) SCCM
3 9 (0.64%) Netcool
3 9 (0.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.21%) CA LISA
6 2 (0.14%) nmon
6 2 (0.14%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.071%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.071%) Puppet
7 1 (0.071%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.071%) Ansible
7 1 (0.071%) logstash
7 1 (0.071%) Kibana
7 1 (0.071%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 356 (25.45%) HP
2 205 (14.65%) Microsoft
3 164 (11.72%) Oracle
4 71 (5.08%) SAP
5 30 (2.14%) Business Objects
6 23 (1.64%) Cognos
6 23 (1.64%) VMware
7 20 (1.43%) Citrix
8 19 (1.36%) IBM
9 12 (0.86%) Interwoven
9 12 (0.86%) Informatica
10 9 (0.64%) JD Edwards
11 8 (0.57%) SunGard
12 7 (0.50%) Adobe
13 6 (0.43%) Fujitsu
14 5 (0.36%) Altiris
14 5 (0.36%) Capita
14 5 (0.36%) T-Plan
14 5 (0.36%) SOASTA, Inc
15 4 (0.29%) Altova
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39239 - £47088 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stirlingshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stirlingshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £44000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £30000 - £32000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Nuepc
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + 10% On target Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + medical insurance,pension,Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Source Global
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago