The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 169 161 133
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -28
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 29 54 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.62% 1.07% 1.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.30% 6.19% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 56
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
QuickTest Pro
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
675 872 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.32% 17.28% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 542 679 525
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
Bradford - 16 £46,250 -
Leeds -15 9 £39,000 +11.42%
Bingley - 1 £35,000 -
QuickTest Pro
Yorkshire

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 33 (73.33%) ISEB
2 32 (71.11%) Selenium
3 19 (42.22%) Software Testing
4 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (31.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (26.67%) Manual Testing
6 12 (26.67%) ISTQB
7 11 (24.44%) Test Scripting
7 11 (24.44%) LoadRunner
7 11 (24.44%) SQL
7 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
8 10 (22.22%) .NET
8 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 9 (20.00%) Integration Testing
9 9 (20.00%) ITIL
9 9 (20.00%) Test Management
9 9 (20.00%) Test Strategy
10 8 (17.78%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (17.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (17.78%) Test Planning
10 8 (17.78%) HP
10 8 (17.78%) Supplier Management
11 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing
12 5 (11.11%) QA
12 5 (11.11%) Finance
12 5 (11.11%) Windows
13 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
13 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (8.89%) Automation Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (4.44%) MTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (71.11%) Selenium
2 11 (24.44%) LoadRunner
3 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.44%) FitNesse
4 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.44%) Rational Robot
4 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.44%) OpenSTA
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) Sahi
5 1 (2.22%) WinRunner
5 1 (2.22%) WATIR
5 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Analyst
1 23 (51.11%) Test Analyst
2 21 (46.67%) Tester
3 15 (33.33%) Software Tester
4 9 (20.00%) Test Manager
5 8 (17.78%) Software Test Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) Coordinator
6 7 (15.56%) Test Coordinator
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Tester
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Software Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Automation Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Test Leader
8 3 (6.67%) Manual Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Test Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Selenium Tester
10 1 (2.22%) Test Team Leader
10 1 (2.22%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.22%) RESTful
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Open Source
2 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Software Testing
2 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (26.67%) Manual Testing
5 11 (24.44%) Test Scripting
5 11 (24.44%) Test Automation
6 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 9 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 9 (20.00%) ITIL
7 9 (20.00%) Test Management
7 9 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 8 (17.78%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (17.78%) Test Planning
8 8 (17.78%) Supplier Management
9 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.89%) Automation Testing
11 2 (4.44%) TDD
11 2 (4.44%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
2 2 (4.44%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (73.33%) ISEB
2 12 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 8 (17.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) HP
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft