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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 68 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.98% - 1.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.38% - 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
94 44 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.28% 11.99% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 77 39 30
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 6 (66.67%) J2EE
2 6 (66.67%) DB2
2 6 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) Flash
2 6 (66.67%) MQSeries
2 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 6 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (66.67%) System Testing
2 6 (66.67%) DbVisualizer
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) MQSeries
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) DB2
1 6 (66.67%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) J2EE
1 6 (66.67%) XML
1 6 (66.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 6 (66.67%) System Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (66.67%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
1 6 (66.67%) HP