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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 405 379 332
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -47
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 693 691 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.65% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.78% 4.27% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 544 575 757
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 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £61,850
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

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
18318 16185 17098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.04% 15.15% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15093 13765 14761
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 22 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 22 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 -16 636 £40,000 -4.76% 61
South East +49 244 £38,500 -3.75% 22
London -85 164 £46,000 -8.00% 12
Surrey +17 60 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Berkshire +6 60 £40,000 -20.00% 9
Yorkshire -34 55 £28,500 -16.17% 7
North West -2 52 £32,500 -9.72% 5
East of England +13 41 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Scotland -24 40 £45,000 +17.64% 2
Cheshire +17 37 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Reading -9 36 £41,500 -17.00% 5
South West -24 36 £34,500 -29.23% 7
West Sussex -3 35 £58,500 +46.25% 2
Brighton +5 32 £37,500 -1.31%
East Sussex -7 32 £37,500 +7.14%
Buckinghamshire +23 31 £38,500 +10.00% 2
City of London -67 31 £58,750 +6.81% 3
West Yorkshire -50 29 £30,500 -10.29% 4
Leeds -40 28 £29,000 -14.70% 4
Horsham - 23 £60,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 21 £37,000 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 21 £37,000 - 3
North East - 21 £37,000 - 3
Warrington -4 19 £30,000 -28.57%
High Wycombe +11 18 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Glasgow -24 18 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Hampshire +7 17 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Bristol -10 17 £34,500 -38.66% 3
Stirling - 17 £48,375 -
Cambridgeshire +6 16 £42,500 +13.33%

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 708 (50.14%) Selenium
2 602 (42.63%) QA
3 601 (42.56%) Agile Software Development
4 557 (39.45%) SQL
5 517 (36.61%) Finance
5 517 (36.61%) HP Quality Center
6 498 (35.27%) ISEB
7 420 (29.75%) Test Automation
8 412 (29.18%) Test Scripting
9 371 (26.27%) HP
10 368 (26.06%) Automated Testing
11 345 (24.43%) LoadRunner
12 305 (21.60%) Software Testing
13 294 (20.82%) Test Management
14 292 (20.68%) ISTQB
15 277 (19.62%) Java
16 261 (18.48%) Manual Testing
17 253 (17.92%) Automation Testing
18 250 (17.71%) Test Strategy
19 240 (17.00%) Performance Testing
20 223 (15.79%) Microsoft
21 192 (13.60%) C#
22 182 (12.89%) Regression Testing
23 181 (12.82%) Windows
24 180 (12.75%) Degree
25 179 (12.68%) Oracle
26 174 (12.32%) VBScript
27 173 (12.25%) UNIX
28 172 (12.18%) Scrum
29 168 (11.90%) .NET

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (2.05%) SharePoint
2 20 (1.42%) Tomcat
3 13 (0.92%) WebLogic
4 12 (0.85%) WorkSite
4 12 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
5 11 (0.78%) Confluence
6 8 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.57%) WebSphere
7 7 (0.50%) IIS
8 5 (0.35%) Documentum
9 3 (0.21%) CMS
9 3 (0.21%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.14%) Apache
10 2 (0.14%) Jetty
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.071%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.071%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.071%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.071%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 75 (5.31%) MS Excel
2 57 (4.04%) MS Office
3 3 (0.21%) MS Project
4 2 (0.14%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.071%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (1.06%) SAP SD
1 15 (1.06%) SAP MM
2 11 (0.78%) SAP HR
3 8 (0.57%) SAP FI
3 8 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (0.57%) SAP CRM
3 8 (0.57%) SAP CO
4 7 (0.50%) SAP PP
4 7 (0.50%) SAP WM
4 7 (0.50%) SAP APO
5 6 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
5 6 (0.42%) Magento
6 5 (0.35%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.21%) AWD
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.071%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.06%) SaaS
2 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.14%) GitHub
3 1 (0.071%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.071%) Route 53
3 1 (0.071%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.071%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.071%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.84%) HTTP
2 18 (1.27%) Internet
3 14 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.71%) LAN
4 10 (0.71%) WAN
5 3 (0.21%) DNS
6 2 (0.14%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.071%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.071%) SSL
7 1 (0.071%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 69 (4.89%) Oracle Database
3 55 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 51 (3.61%) MySQL
5 47 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (2.20%) DB2
8 28 (1.98%) RDBMS
9 27 (1.91%) SQLPlus
9 27 (1.91%) DataStage
9 27 (1.91%) Oracle ODI
9 27 (1.91%) Oracle Exadata
10 9 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.42%) MS Access
13 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 708 (50.14%) Selenium
2 345 (24.43%) LoadRunner
3 146 (10.34%) JIRA
3 146 (10.34%) Cucumber
4 145 (10.27%) JMeter
5 120 (8.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 117 (8.29%) WebDriver
7 87 (6.16%) FitNesse
8 86 (6.09%) Visual Studio
9 75 (5.31%) JUnit
10 74 (5.24%) SpecFlow
11 56 (3.97%) SoapUI
12 52 (3.68%) WinRunner
13 47 (3.33%) Toad
13 47 (3.33%) Selenium IDE
14 44 (3.12%) SilkPerformer
15 38 (2.69%) Subversion
16 34 (2.41%) TestComplete
17 33 (2.34%) TestDirector
18 29 (2.05%) eggPlant
General
1 517 (36.61%) Finance
2 161 (11.40%) Banking
3 81 (5.74%) Investment Banking
4 56 (3.97%) Retail
5 34 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 32 (2.27%) Front Office
7 22 (1.56%) Advertising
7 22 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 20 (1.42%) Marketing
9 19 (1.35%) Law
10 18 (1.27%) Back Office
11 16 (1.13%) Legal
12 15 (1.06%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.78%) Games
14 8 (0.57%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.35%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.21%) Publishing
17 1 (0.071%) Billing
17 1 (0.071%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 549 (38.88%) Analyst
2 494 (34.99%) Test Analyst
3 356 (25.21%) Tester
4 197 (13.95%) Test Manager
5 127 (8.99%) Senior Analyst
6 117 (8.29%) Senior Test Analyst
7 113 (8.00%) Test Engineer
8 112 (7.93%) Software Tester
9 105 (7.44%) QA Analyst
10 87 (6.16%) Senior Tester
11 84 (5.95%) Automation Analyst
12 79 (5.59%) QA Engineer
13 75 (5.31%) Test Leader
14 73 (5.17%) Automation Test Analyst
15 66 (4.67%) QA Tester
16 63 (4.46%) Consultant
17 61 (4.32%) Automation Tester
17 61 (4.32%) Automation Engineer
18 43 (3.05%) Technical Tester
19 39 (2.76%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (11.90%) .NET
2 143 (10.13%) XML
3 136 (9.63%) Web Services
4 120 (8.50%) SOAP
5 67 (4.75%) Gherkin
6 57 (4.04%) J2EE
7 54 (3.82%) HTML
8 48 (3.40%) XSD
9 47 (3.33%) WSDL
10 34 (2.41%) ASP.NET
11 21 (1.49%) CSS
12 17 (1.20%) WCF
12 17 (1.20%) .NET Framework
13 16 (1.13%) LINQ
14 15 (1.06%) jQuery
15 13 (0.92%) Spring
15 13 (0.92%) JMS
16 12 (0.85%) CSS3
16 12 (0.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 10 (0.71%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 112 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (7.01%) Computer Science
3 80 (5.67%) Open Source
4 55 (3.90%) Equities
5 41 (2.90%) Life Science
6 36 (2.55%) Mobile App
7 32 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 31 (2.20%) Mathematics
8 31 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
9 28 (1.98%) Mainframe
10 24 (1.70%) Chemistry
10 24 (1.70%) Client/Server
11 20 (1.42%) Fixed Income
12 19 (1.35%) Derivative
13 17 (1.20%) Visualisation
14 15 (1.06%) Biology
14 15 (1.06%) User Experience
15 12 (0.85%) Management Information System
16 11 (0.78%) N-Tier
17 10 (0.71%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 181 (12.82%) Windows
2 173 (12.25%) UNIX
3 101 (7.15%) Linux
4 38 (2.69%) Windows 7
4 38 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (2.27%) Windows XP
6 30 (2.12%) Solaris
7 25 (1.77%) Mac OS X
8 20 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (1.13%) Apple iOS
9 16 (1.13%) Android
10 5 (0.35%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.14%) Debian
11 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.071%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.071%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (42.56%) Agile Software Development
2 420 (29.75%) Test Automation
3 412 (29.18%) Test Scripting
4 368 (26.06%) Automated Testing
5 305 (21.60%) Software Testing
6 294 (20.82%) Test Management
7 261 (18.48%) Manual Testing
8 253 (17.92%) Automation Testing
9 250 (17.71%) Test Strategy
10 240 (17.00%) Performance Testing
11 182 (12.89%) Regression Testing
12 172 (12.18%) Scrum
13 136 (9.63%) Test Planning
14 135 (9.56%) User Acceptance Testing
15 117 (8.29%) TDD
16 108 (7.65%) Integration Testing
17 107 (7.58%) BDD
18 94 (6.66%) E-Commerce
19 84 (5.95%) User Stories
20 76 (5.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 557 (39.45%) SQL
2 277 (19.62%) Java
3 192 (13.60%) C#
4 174 (12.32%) VBScript
5 130 (9.21%) VB
6 93 (6.59%) PL/SQL
7 66 (4.67%) Python
8 56 (3.97%) JavaScript
9 48 (3.40%) VBA
10 40 (2.83%) C++
11 37 (2.62%) T-SQL
12 32 (2.27%) Perl
13 31 (2.20%) PHP
14 28 (1.98%) Ruby
15 22 (1.56%) Shell Script
16 19 (1.35%) C
17 9 (0.64%) Scala
18 6 (0.42%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.42%) R
19 5 (0.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 498 (35.27%) ISEB
2 292 (20.68%) ISTQB
3 180 (12.75%) Degree
4 139 (9.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 75 (5.31%) Security Cleared
6 60 (4.25%) SC Cleared
7 24 (1.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 17 (1.20%) PhD
9 11 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
9 11 (0.78%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.50%) Brainbench
11 5 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.071%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 602 (42.63%) QA
2 10 (0.71%) HL7
3 9 (0.64%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.57%) GLP
5 3 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 19 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.85%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.071%) HDFS
5 1 (0.071%) XenApp
5 1 (0.071%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.071%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.071%) vSphere
5 1 (0.071%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 517 (36.61%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.13%) SCCM
3 12 (0.85%) Netcool
3 12 (0.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.21%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.071%) nmon
6 1 (0.071%) Kibana
6 1 (0.071%) Graylog2
6 1 (0.071%) Ansible
6 1 (0.071%) logstash
6 1 (0.071%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.071%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.071%) Puppet
6 1 (0.071%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 371 (26.27%) HP
2 223 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 179 (12.68%) Oracle
4 68 (4.82%) SAP
5 35 (2.48%) Business Objects
6 30 (2.12%) VMware
7 27 (1.91%) Cognos
8 23 (1.63%) Citrix
9 16 (1.13%) IBM
10 15 (1.06%) Informatica
11 12 (0.85%) Interwoven
12 11 (0.78%) Fujitsu
13 8 (0.57%) SunGard
13 8 (0.57%) JD Edwards
14 7 (0.50%) McAfee
14 7 (0.50%) Veritas
15 6 (0.42%) Adobe
15 6 (0.42%) Altova
16 5 (0.35%) T-Plan
16 5 (0.35%) Capita
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic 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
Horsham, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago