The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 89 93 90
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 14 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.07% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.22% 3.16% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £30,000 £31,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
QuickTest Pro
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
225 190 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.25% 17.92% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 188 154 125
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Wiltshire

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Swindon +7 14 £42,500 +41.66%
QuickTest Pro
South West

QuickTest Pro
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 26 (92.86%) VBScript
1 26 (92.86%) QA
2 24 (85.71%) SQL
2 24 (85.71%) MS Office
2 24 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 24 (85.71%) Computer Science
3 22 (78.57%) VB
4 17 (60.71%) VBA
5 15 (53.57%) Automated Testing
6 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (46.43%) Scrum
7 12 (42.86%) XML
7 12 (42.86%) ISEB
8 8 (28.57%) OOP
8 8 (28.57%) OO
8 8 (28.57%) HP
9 5 (17.86%) Degree
10 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
10 2 (7.14%) Finance
10 2 (7.14%) Banking
10 2 (7.14%) Selenium
10 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Automation Testing
11 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
11 1 (3.57%) CRM
11 1 (3.57%) ERP
11 1 (3.57%) UNIX
11 1 (3.57%) Java
11 1 (3.57%) Open Source

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 24 (85.71%) MS Office
1 24 (85.71%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 11 (39.29%) Tester
3 8 (28.57%) Junior
3 8 (28.57%) Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Lead Tester
3 8 (28.57%) Automated Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) QA Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Test Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Automated Testing
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Scrum
3 8 (28.57%) OOP
3 8 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) VBScript
2 24 (85.71%) SQL
3 22 (78.57%) VB
4 17 (60.71%) VBA
5 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) ISEB
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (92.86%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) HP
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