The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 404 374 335
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -39
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 684 687 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.63% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.59% 4.19% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 558 576 778
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19056 16393 16903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.29% 15.08% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16030 13938 14636
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 July 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 30 July 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 -20 654 £42,500 +6.25% 52
London -58 240 £49,000 -5.76% 13
South East +60 227 £40,000 +14.28% 25
City of London -12 92 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Surrey +20 67 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire +1 50 £37,500 +7.14% 9
East of England +10 47 £42,500 +8.28% 1
Yorkshire -43 43 £30,000 -11.76% 3
North West +2 36 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Reading +8 34 £37,000 -26.00% 2
West Sussex +7 30 £57,500 +61.97%
South West -9 30 £35,000 -17.64% 3
East Sussex -2 26 £37,500 -8.53% 4
West Yorkshire -75 24 £35,661 +4.88% 2
Leeds -68 22 £36,581 +7.58% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 21 £42,000 +50.00% 4
Brighton -7 21 £37,500 -0.66% 3
Guildford - 21 £34,000 - 1
Horsham - 20 £60,000 -
Cheshire +4 19 £30,000 -9.09% 2
Scotland -36 18 £34,250 -19.41% 2
Hampshire +3 17 £34,000 +13.33% 6
Hertfordshire -1 16 £42,500 +22.30% 1
Oxfordshire +3 15 £50,000 +75.43%
Woking - 15 £35,000 -
Wiltshire +8 14 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Essex +7 14 £45,000 -5.26%
Swindon +4 14 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 13 £46,750 +26.35%
Milton Keynes -7 13 £45,000 +60.71% 1

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 653 (48.30%) Selenium
2 595 (44.01%) QA
3 526 (38.91%) SQL
4 450 (33.28%) HP Quality Center
5 449 (33.21%) Finance
5 449 (33.21%) ISEB
6 412 (30.47%) Test Automation
7 401 (29.66%) Test Scripting
8 350 (25.89%) Automated Testing
9 345 (25.52%) LoadRunner
10 330 (24.41%) HP
11 329 (24.33%) Agile Software Development
12 287 (21.23%) Software Testing
13 279 (20.64%) ISTQB
14 276 (20.41%) Java
15 251 (18.57%) Performance Testing
16 246 (18.20%) Automation Testing
17 230 (17.01%) Test Management
18 225 (16.64%) Test Strategy
19 207 (15.31%) Manual Testing
20 200 (14.79%) Degree
21 191 (14.13%) VBScript
22 181 (13.39%) C#
23 178 (13.17%) Scrum
24 177 (13.09%) Banking
25 174 (12.87%) .NET
26 170 (12.57%) Microsoft
27 155 (11.46%) Oracle
28 154 (11.39%) UNIX
29 144 (10.65%) XML

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 30 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.18%) Tomcat
3 12 (0.89%) Confluence
4 11 (0.81%) WorkSite
5 8 (0.59%) WebLogic
6 7 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (0.44%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.37%) Documentum
9 4 (0.30%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.22%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.074%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.074%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.074%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.074%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.074%) Node.js
12 1 (0.074%) Apache
12 1 (0.074%) IIS
12 1 (0.074%) CMS
Applications
1 73 (5.40%) MS Excel
2 62 (4.59%) MS Office
3 5 (0.37%) MS Project
4 3 (0.22%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.96%) SAP SD
1 13 (0.96%) SAP MM
2 12 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (0.89%) SAP HR
3 9 (0.67%) SAP CRM
3 9 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (0.67%) SAP FI
3 9 (0.67%) SAP CO
4 8 (0.59%) Magento
4 8 (0.59%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.30%) SAP PP
5 4 (0.30%) SAP WM
5 4 (0.30%) SAP APO
6 3 (0.22%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.15%) AWD
7 2 (0.15%) Cordys
7 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.074%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.074%) HiPortfolio
8 1 (0.074%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.89%) SaaS
2 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.15%) GitHub
3 1 (0.074%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.074%) Route 53
3 1 (0.074%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.074%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.074%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.074%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.00%) Internet
2 18 (1.33%) HTTP
2 18 (1.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.37%) DNS
4 3 (0.22%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.22%) LAN
4 3 (0.22%) WAN
5 2 (0.15%) FTP
6 1 (0.074%) SSL
6 1 (0.074%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 66 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 45 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 35 (2.59%) MySQL
5 33 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (1.78%) DB2
7 20 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (1.33%) SQLPlus
9 17 (1.26%) Oracle ODI
9 17 (1.26%) Oracle Exadata
9 17 (1.26%) DataStage
10 12 (0.89%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.37%) Big Data
13 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 653 (48.30%) Selenium
2 345 (25.52%) LoadRunner
3 134 (9.91%) JIRA
4 130 (9.62%) JMeter
5 127 (9.39%) Cucumber
6 104 (7.69%) WebDriver
7 101 (7.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 80 (5.92%) Visual Studio
9 69 (5.10%) JUnit
10 60 (4.44%) SoapUI
10 60 (4.44%) FitNesse
11 47 (3.48%) WinRunner
11 47 (3.48%) SpecFlow
12 44 (3.25%) SilkPerformer
13 40 (2.96%) Subversion
13 40 (2.96%) TestComplete
14 38 (2.81%) Bugzilla
15 35 (2.59%) TestPartner
16 34 (2.51%) Toad
17 33 (2.44%) Selenium IDE
General
1 449 (33.21%) Finance
2 177 (13.09%) Banking
3 86 (6.36%) Investment Banking
4 62 (4.59%) Retail
5 31 (2.29%) Front Office
6 28 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.41%) Law
8 15 (1.11%) Marketing
9 14 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.04%) Back Office
9 14 (1.04%) Advertising
10 13 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.89%) Legal
12 11 (0.81%) Games
13 10 (0.74%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.52%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.37%) Publishing
16 3 (0.22%) Automotive
17 2 (0.15%) Polish Language
18 1 (0.074%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 547 (40.46%) Analyst
2 484 (35.80%) Test Analyst
3 331 (24.48%) Tester
4 169 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 125 (9.25%) QA Analyst
6 117 (8.65%) Test Engineer
7 113 (8.36%) Senior Analyst
8 97 (7.17%) Senior Test Analyst
9 96 (7.10%) Software Tester
10 83 (6.14%) QA Engineer
11 76 (5.62%) Test Leader
12 75 (5.55%) Automation Analyst
13 67 (4.96%) Senior Tester
14 66 (4.88%) Automation Test Analyst
15 65 (4.81%) Consultant
16 61 (4.51%) Automation Tester
17 53 (3.92%) QA Tester
18 45 (3.33%) Technical Tester
18 45 (3.33%) Test Consultant
19 41 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (12.87%) .NET
2 144 (10.65%) XML
3 98 (7.25%) SOAP
4 94 (6.95%) Web Services
5 61 (4.51%) HTML
6 56 (4.14%) Gherkin
7 40 (2.96%) WSDL
8 39 (2.88%) XSD
9 29 (2.14%) J2EE
10 28 (2.07%) ASP.NET
11 21 (1.55%) CSS
12 20 (1.48%) .NET Framework
13 18 (1.33%) WCF
13 18 (1.33%) LINQ
13 18 (1.33%) jQuery
14 15 (1.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 14 (1.04%) CSS3
16 13 (0.96%) Spring
17 11 (0.81%) ODBC
18 7 (0.52%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 106 (7.84%) Computer Science
2 85 (6.29%) Open Source
3 44 (3.25%) Equities
4 30 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 26 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 24 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 24 (1.78%) Life Science
6 24 (1.78%) Mathematics
7 20 (1.48%) AS400
7 20 (1.48%) Mainframe
7 20 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (1.18%) Chemistry
9 12 (0.89%) Fixed Income
10 11 (0.81%) Derivative
11 10 (0.74%) Visualisation
11 10 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
12 9 (0.67%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.52%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.52%) Biology
14 6 (0.44%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 154 (11.39%) UNIX
2 134 (9.91%) Windows
3 63 (4.66%) Linux
4 25 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 18 (1.33%) Android
5 18 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (1.04%) Windows XP
8 12 (0.89%) Solaris
9 8 (0.59%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.37%) Windows NT
12 3 (0.22%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.22%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.15%) Debian
14 1 (0.074%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.074%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.074%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (30.47%) Test Automation
2 401 (29.66%) Test Scripting
3 350 (25.89%) Automated Testing
4 329 (24.33%) Agile Software Development
5 287 (21.23%) Software Testing
6 251 (18.57%) Performance Testing
7 246 (18.20%) Automation Testing
8 230 (17.01%) Test Management
9 225 (16.64%) Test Strategy
10 207 (15.31%) Manual Testing
11 178 (13.17%) Scrum
12 141 (10.43%) Regression Testing
13 136 (10.06%) User Acceptance Testing
14 107 (7.91%) E-Commerce
15 105 (7.77%) TDD
16 101 (7.47%) Waterfall
17 97 (7.17%) BDD
18 93 (6.88%) Integration Testing
19 84 (6.21%) User Stories
20 71 (5.25%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 526 (38.91%) SQL
2 276 (20.41%) Java
3 191 (14.13%) VBScript
4 181 (13.39%) C#
5 142 (10.50%) VB
6 68 (5.03%) PL/SQL
7 63 (4.66%) Python
8 52 (3.85%) JavaScript
9 44 (3.25%) VBA
10 39 (2.88%) C++
11 35 (2.59%) T-SQL
12 27 (2.00%) Ruby
13 25 (1.85%) Perl
14 24 (1.78%) C
15 19 (1.41%) PHP
16 11 (0.81%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.30%) Groovy
17 4 (0.30%) PowerHouse
18 3 (0.22%) R
18 3 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 449 (33.21%) ISEB
2 279 (20.64%) ISTQB
3 200 (14.79%) Degree
4 102 (7.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 47 (3.48%) Security Cleared
6 38 (2.81%) SC Cleared
7 22 (1.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 17 (1.26%) ISEB Practitioner
9 9 (0.67%) PhD
10 7 (0.52%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.30%) Brainbench
13 1 (0.074%) HP AIS
13 1 (0.074%) HP ASE
13 1 (0.074%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 595 (44.01%) QA
2 17 (1.26%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.37%) HL7
4 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.15%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.15%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.074%) vSphere
5 1 (0.074%) HDFS
5 1 (0.074%) XenApp
5 1 (0.074%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 450 (33.28%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.11%) SCCM
3 6 (0.44%) Netcool
3 6 (0.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (0.15%) OpenView
4 2 (0.15%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (0.15%) nmon
5 1 (0.074%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.074%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.074%) Puppet
5 1 (0.074%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.074%) Ansible
5 1 (0.074%) logstash
5 1 (0.074%) Kibana
5 1 (0.074%) Graylog2
5 1 (0.074%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 330 (24.41%) HP
2 170 (12.57%) Microsoft
3 155 (11.46%) Oracle
4 74 (5.47%) SAP
5 21 (1.55%) Citrix
6 20 (1.48%) IBM
6 20 (1.48%) VMware
7 17 (1.26%) Business Objects
7 17 (1.26%) Cognos
8 11 (0.81%) Interwoven
9 10 (0.74%) JD Edwards
10 8 (0.59%) SunGard
10 8 (0.59%) SOASTA, Inc
11 7 (0.52%) Adobe
12 6 (0.44%) Fujitsu
12 6 (0.44%) Telerik
13 5 (0.37%) T-Plan
13 5 (0.37%) Altiris
13 5 (0.37%) Capita
14 4 (0.30%) Google
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 5500 + 10%bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, 25 Days Holiday + mo
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits (BONUS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago