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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 71 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.47% - 2.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.26% - 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
92 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.29% 12.77% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 73 40 28
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 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 November 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%) Automation Testing
2 6 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) DB2
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) Flash
3 3 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 3 (33.33%) EFT
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 3 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
1 3 (33.33%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
1 3 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 6 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 3 (33.33%) System Testing
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
1 3 (33.33%) HP