The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 158 123 151
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +28
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 55 62 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.07% 1.59% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.16% 9.32% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 39 61 19
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
893 665 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.39% 17.10% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 686 529 485
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
QuickTest Pro
Yorkshire

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -51 29 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Halifax - 25 £30,000 - 1
Wakefield - 1 - -
QuickTest Pro
Yorkshire

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 58 (77.33%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (68.00%) HP Quality Center
3 48 (64.00%) QA
4 43 (57.33%) Software Testing
5 38 (50.67%) Selenium
6 36 (48.00%) Test Scripting
7 32 (42.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (42.67%) Project Management
8 30 (40.00%) Regression Testing
9 18 (24.00%) XML
10 17 (22.67%) SQL
10 17 (22.67%) Web Services
11 16 (21.33%) XSD
11 16 (21.33%) HP
11 16 (21.33%) ISEB
11 16 (21.33%) SOAP
11 16 (21.33%) Test Management
11 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
12 15 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (20.00%) WSDL
12 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 15 (20.00%) LoadRunner
13 14 (18.67%) Business Analysis
13 14 (18.67%) Usability Testing
14 13 (17.33%) Cucumber
14 13 (17.33%) Automated Testing
15 11 (14.67%) WinRunner
16 10 (13.33%) .NET
16 10 (13.33%) FitNesse
17 9 (12.00%) SoapUI

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) Redis
2 2 (2.67%) Riak
3 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (50.67%) Selenium
2 15 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 13 (17.33%) Cucumber
4 11 (14.67%) WinRunner
5 10 (13.33%) FitNesse
6 9 (12.00%) SoapUI
6 9 (12.00%) SpecFlow
7 7 (9.33%) WebDriver
8 5 (6.67%) JMeter
9 4 (5.33%) WATIR
10 2 (2.67%) eggPlant
10 2 (2.67%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (1.33%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.33%) Hudson
11 1 (1.33%) JProfiler
11 1 (1.33%) TestComplete
11 1 (1.33%) Subversion
11 1 (1.33%) JUnit
General
1 7 (9.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Retail
2 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (81.33%) Analyst
2 59 (78.67%) Test Analyst
3 31 (41.33%) Test Engineer
3 31 (41.33%) QA Analyst
4 17 (22.67%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 13 (17.33%) Tester
7 7 (9.33%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.33%) QA Leader
8 4 (5.33%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.67%) Manual Tester
9 2 (2.67%) Lead Test Analyst
9 2 (2.67%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (2.67%) Web Tester
9 2 (2.67%) Automation Analyst
10 1 (1.33%) Automation Tester
10 1 (1.33%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (1.33%) QA Test Analyst
10 1 (1.33%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.00%) XML
2 17 (22.67%) Web Services
3 16 (21.33%) XSD
3 16 (21.33%) SOAP
4 15 (20.00%) WSDL
5 10 (13.33%) .NET
6 3 (4.00%) CSS
7 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.67%) Ajax
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Jena
8 1 (1.33%) Vaadin
8 1 (1.33%) OSGi
8 1 (1.33%) JFace
8 1 (1.33%) JavaFX
8 1 (1.33%) Qt
8 1 (1.33%) RESTful
8 1 (1.33%) HTML5
8 1 (1.33%) GWT
8 1 (1.33%) Spring
8 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Open Source
2 2 (2.67%) NHS
3 1 (1.33%) Ontologies
3 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) UNIX
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
1 2 (2.67%) Solaris
1 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (77.33%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (57.33%) Software Testing
3 36 (48.00%) Test Scripting
4 32 (42.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 32 (42.67%) Project Management
5 30 (40.00%) Regression Testing
6 16 (21.33%) Test Management
6 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
7 14 (18.67%) Business Analysis
7 14 (18.67%) Usability Testing
8 13 (17.33%) Automated Testing
9 9 (12.00%) DSDM
10 8 (10.67%) ATDD
10 8 (10.67%) BDD
10 8 (10.67%) User Stories
11 7 (9.33%) Performance Testing
11 7 (9.33%) Automation Testing
12 6 (8.00%) TDD
13 5 (6.67%) Scrum
13 5 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.67%) SQL
2 4 (5.33%) Java
2 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.67%) C#
3 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.33%) SPARQL
4 1 (1.33%) PHP
4 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) ISEB
2 8 (10.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (64.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 51 (68.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (21.33%) HP
2 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago