The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 55 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 10 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.96% 2.22% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.75% 12.50% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £41,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.53%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
QuickTest Pro
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Development Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
93 80 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.24% 17.74% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 63 56 46
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £44,242
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -7.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Watford region.

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Watford

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) Flash
1 13 (100.00%) ISEB
1 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 13 (100.00%) System Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Retail
1 13 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (92.31%) Regression Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Automated Testing
2 12 (92.31%) DbVisualizer
2 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 12 (92.31%) LoadRunner
2 12 (92.31%) MQSeries
2 12 (92.31%) E-Commerce
2 12 (92.31%) IBM
2 12 (92.31%) HP
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) UNIX
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) J2EE
2 12 (92.31%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Drupal
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (92.31%) MQSeries
3 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) DbVisualizer
1 12 (92.31%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) TestNG
2 1 (7.69%) JBehave
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
2 1 (7.69%) Zephyr
2 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 13 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Tester
2 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) Flash
2 12 (92.31%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) System Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Regression Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Automated Testing
2 12 (92.31%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Test Management
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) BDD
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) ISEB
1 13 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) IBM
1 12 (92.31%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) hybris