The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 71 81 95
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 22 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.07% 1.21% 1.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.73% 7.56% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 21
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
QuickTest Pro
South East

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 Sussex region.

Development Applications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
205 172 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.25% 16.01% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 195 149 172
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in West Sussex

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in West Sussex

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Crawley +13 12 £40,000 +6.66%
Horsham - 7 £60,000 -
Gatwick +1 1 £29,000 -29.69%
QuickTest Pro
South East

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 59 (100.00%) SQL
2 55 (93.22%) HP
2 55 (93.22%) Test Management
3 36 (61.02%) SQL Server
4 33 (55.93%) PL/SQL
4 33 (55.93%) Oracle
4 33 (55.93%) DB2
4 33 (55.93%) Business Objects
4 33 (55.93%) UNIX
4 33 (55.93%) Cognos
4 33 (55.93%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (55.93%) ETL
4 33 (55.93%) Toad
4 33 (55.93%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (55.93%) DataStage
4 33 (55.93%) SQLPlus
4 33 (55.93%) Mainframe
4 33 (55.93%) Validation
4 33 (55.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (55.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (55.93%) Data Validation
4 33 (55.93%) Oracle Exadata
4 33 (55.93%) Test Strategy
4 33 (55.93%) Oracle ODI
5 29 (49.15%) RDBMS
5 29 (49.15%) Relational Database
6 23 (38.98%) Software Testing
7 22 (37.29%) JIRA
8 21 (35.59%) Test Automation
9 20 (33.90%) Finance

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (61.02%) SQL Server
2 33 (55.93%) DB2
2 33 (55.93%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (55.93%) DataStage
2 33 (55.93%) SQLPlus
2 33 (55.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 33 (55.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 33 (55.93%) Oracle Exadata
2 33 (55.93%) Oracle ODI
3 29 (49.15%) Relational Database
3 29 (49.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (55.93%) Toad
2 22 (37.29%) JIRA
3 4 (6.78%) Selenium
4 3 (5.08%) WebLOAD
4 3 (5.08%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.08%) Calabash
4 3 (5.08%) LoadUI
4 3 (5.08%) Appium
4 3 (5.08%) LoadRunner
4 3 (5.08%) Rational Robot
4 3 (5.08%) JMeter
4 3 (5.08%) NUnit
4 3 (5.08%) JUnit
General
1 20 (33.90%) Finance
1 20 (33.90%) Advertising
1 20 (33.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (57.63%) Test Manager
2 18 (30.51%) Support Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Portfolio Manager
4 3 (5.08%) Programme Test Manager
4 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 3 (5.08%) Programme Manager
5 2 (3.39%) Test Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Analyst
6 1 (1.69%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 33 (55.93%) Mainframe
2 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.93%) UNIX
2 3 (5.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (93.22%) Test Management
2 33 (55.93%) Data Validation
2 33 (55.93%) Test Strategy
2 33 (55.93%) ETL
2 33 (55.93%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (55.93%) Validation
3 23 (38.98%) Software Testing
4 21 (35.59%) Test Automation
5 18 (30.51%) Workflow
5 18 (30.51%) Functional Testing
5 18 (30.51%) Workflow Management
6 13 (22.03%) Analytics
7 3 (5.08%) TDD
7 3 (5.08%) BDD
8 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.69%) System Testing
9 1 (1.69%) QMS
9 1 (1.69%) Use Case
9 1 (1.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) SQL
2 33 (55.93%) PL/SQL
3 13 (22.03%) R
4 3 (5.08%) Python
4 3 (5.08%) Tcl
4 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.08%) Perl
4 3 (5.08%) PHP
5 2 (3.39%) C
5 2 (3.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) ISEB
1 3 (5.08%) ISTQB
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
1 3 (5.08%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (30.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (93.22%) HP
2 33 (55.93%) Oracle
2 33 (55.93%) Business Objects
2 33 (55.93%) Cognos