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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 195 168 185
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +17
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 17 39 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.71% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.17% 5.88% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 38 12
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +40.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,950 £18,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £70,450 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -2.28%
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
782 663 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.26% 12.12% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 684 589 601
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -13 7 £28,250 -28.48% 1
Coventry - 4 £38,500 - 1
Solihull -18 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Staffordshire - 1 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £55,000 -
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 15 (46.88%) ISEB
2 13 (40.63%) Test Management
3 12 (37.50%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 12 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (34.38%) QA
5 10 (31.25%) Selenium
5 10 (31.25%) Test Scripting
6 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (28.13%) Integration Testing
6 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
7 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 7 (21.88%) ITIL
8 7 (21.88%) LoadRunner
8 7 (21.88%) Migration
8 7 (21.88%) Data Migration
9 6 (18.75%) SQL
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.75%) Manual Testing
9 6 (18.75%) Test Strategy
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle
10 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
10 5 (15.63%) JIRA
11 4 (12.50%) HTML
11 4 (12.50%) VB
11 4 (12.50%) UNIX
11 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 4 (12.50%) Software Testing

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Project
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Selenium
2 7 (21.88%) LoadRunner
3 5 (15.63%) JIRA
4 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.13%) Ranorex
6 1 (3.13%) TestDirector
6 1 (3.13%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Rational Robot
6 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.13%) TestPartner
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Test Manager
2 10 (31.25%) Test Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Tester
4 4 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Software Tester
5 3 (9.38%) QA Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Manual Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Test Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) SOAP
3 2 (6.25%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) AS400
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) UNIX
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Test Management
2 12 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 10 (31.25%) Test Scripting
4 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
4 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (28.13%) Integration Testing
5 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 7 (21.88%) Data Migration
6 7 (21.88%) Migration
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL
7 6 (18.75%) Test Strategy
7 6 (18.75%) Manual Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Line Management
8 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) VB
3 3 (9.38%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) ISEB
2 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (9.38%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Telerik
4 1 (3.13%) Compuware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago