The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 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 for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 60 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 13 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.23% 1.13% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.21% 7.55% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% +26.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Development Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
116 53 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.93% 15.01% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 87 46 53
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
QuickTest Pro
Hertfordshire

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 April 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) UNIX
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
1 15 (100.00%) QA
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
1 15 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 14 (93.33%) Automation Testing
2 14 (93.33%) Banking
2 14 (93.33%) Software Testing
2 14 (93.33%) ISTQB
2 14 (93.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
3 4 (26.67%) Validation
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) Data Validation
4 2 (13.33%) EFT
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware
5 1 (6.67%) JMeter
5 1 (6.67%) JBoss
5 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) C#

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) JMeter
2 1 (6.67%) LoadUI
2 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (93.33%) Banking
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 12 (80.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) EFT
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 14 (93.33%) Automation Testing
2 14 (93.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
3 4 (26.67%) Validation
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) Data Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Stress Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 14 (93.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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