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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 67 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.36% 0.26% 2.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.63% 1.47% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £75,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +76.47%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
76 68 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.82% 17.71% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 45 59 36
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 September 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%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
1 9 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) QA
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 9 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) EFT

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 9 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA