The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 199 184 193
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 15 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.59% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.04% 4.99% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 5
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £71,600 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
QuickTest Pro
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
737 621 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.01% 11.72% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 682 533 565
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 the West Midlands

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in the West Midlands

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -16 8 £22,500 -59.09% 1
Coventry -4 5 £43,500 +28.88%
Wolverhampton -6 1 £27,500 -26.66%
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (42.86%) Selenium
2 11 (39.29%) ISEB
2 11 (39.29%) Finance
3 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 10 (35.71%) QA
4 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
4 9 (32.14%) Test Management
5 8 (28.57%) JIRA
5 8 (28.57%) Automation Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (17.86%) Integration Testing
7 5 (17.86%) LoadRunner
8 4 (14.29%) HP
8 4 (14.29%) Oracle
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.71%) Line Management
9 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
9 3 (10.71%) Banking
9 3 (10.71%) HTML
9 3 (10.71%) SQL
9 3 (10.71%) VB
9 3 (10.71%) ITIL
9 3 (10.71%) UNIX
9 3 (10.71%) Migration

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Selenium
2 8 (28.57%) JIRA
3 5 (17.86%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) TestDirector
4 1 (3.57%) Ranorex
4 1 (3.57%) TestLink
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
1 11 (39.29%) Test Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Tester
3 6 (21.43%) Software Tester
3 6 (21.43%) QA Tester
4 5 (17.86%) Test Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Automation Team Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Test Team Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Test Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Manager
7 1 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) AS400
1 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) UNIX
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Test Scripting
1 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
2 9 (32.14%) Test Management
2 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
3 8 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Integration Testing
6 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
7 3 (10.71%) Line Management
7 3 (10.71%) Migration
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
8 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
1 3 (10.71%) VB
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
1 4 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Telerik
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