The first table below looks at the demand for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 196 157 202
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +45
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 62 63 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.83% 1.09% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.78% 6.77% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 43 62 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 £35,000 £35,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1298 930 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.42% 16.15% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 954 746 707
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 £26,500 £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
England

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Yorkshire

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire -25 55 £34,000 -
North Yorkshire -36 4 £28,500 -18.57%
South Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 69 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (60.22%) HP Quality Center
3 55 (59.14%) Selenium
4 54 (58.06%) QA
5 48 (51.61%) Test Scripting
6 47 (50.54%) Software Testing
7 32 (34.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (34.41%) ISEB
7 32 (34.41%) Project Management
8 30 (32.26%) Regression Testing
9 28 (30.11%) SQL
10 27 (29.03%) Test Automation
11 22 (23.66%) XML
12 21 (22.58%) SOAP
12 21 (22.58%) Web Services
13 20 (21.51%) HP
13 20 (21.51%) XSD
13 20 (21.51%) Test Management
14 19 (20.43%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (20.43%) WSDL
14 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
15 17 (18.28%) LoadRunner
15 17 (18.28%) Cucumber
16 14 (15.05%) Usability Testing
16 14 (15.05%) Automated Testing
16 14 (15.05%) Business Analysis
16 14 (15.05%) FitNesse
17 13 (13.98%) SpecFlow
17 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
18 11 (11.83%) WinRunner

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) Redis
2 2 (2.15%) Riak
3 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (59.14%) Selenium
2 19 (20.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (18.28%) LoadRunner
3 17 (18.28%) Cucumber
4 14 (15.05%) FitNesse
5 13 (13.98%) SpecFlow
6 11 (11.83%) WinRunner
7 10 (10.75%) SoapUI
8 9 (9.68%) WebDriver
9 6 (6.45%) JMeter
10 5 (5.38%) WATIR
11 3 (3.23%) Selenium IDE
12 2 (2.15%) eggPlant
13 1 (1.08%) Subversion
13 1 (1.08%) JUnit
13 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
13 1 (1.08%) TestComplete
13 1 (1.08%) Hudson
13 1 (1.08%) Eclipse RCP
13 1 (1.08%) JProfiler
General
1 7 (7.53%) Finance
2 1 (1.08%) Publishing
2 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (82.80%) Analyst
2 75 (80.65%) Test Analyst
3 31 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 31 (33.33%) QA Analyst
4 17 (18.28%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (16.13%) Tester
5 15 (16.13%) Senior Test Analyst
6 11 (11.83%) Functional Analyst
6 11 (11.83%) Functional Test Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Software Tester
8 7 (7.53%) Agile Test Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Test Leader
9 4 (4.30%) QA Leader
10 2 (2.15%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (2.15%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (2.15%) Lead Test Analyst
10 2 (2.15%) Web Tester
10 2 (2.15%) Manual Tester
11 1 (1.08%) Developer
11 1 (1.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.66%) XML
2 21 (22.58%) SOAP
2 21 (22.58%) Web Services
3 20 (21.51%) XSD
4 19 (20.43%) WSDL
5 10 (10.75%) .NET
6 3 (3.23%) CSS
7 2 (2.15%) Ajax
7 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.08%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.08%) Spring
8 1 (1.08%) HTML
8 1 (1.08%) Qt
8 1 (1.08%) RESTful
8 1 (1.08%) JavaFX
8 1 (1.08%) GWT
8 1 (1.08%) OSGi
8 1 (1.08%) JFace
8 1 (1.08%) HTML5
8 1 (1.08%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Open Source
2 2 (2.15%) NHS
3 1 (1.08%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.08%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
1 2 (2.15%) UNIX
1 2 (2.15%) Windows
1 2 (2.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (51.61%) Test Scripting
3 47 (50.54%) Software Testing
4 32 (34.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 32 (34.41%) Project Management
5 30 (32.26%) Regression Testing
6 27 (29.03%) Test Automation
7 20 (21.51%) Test Management
8 14 (15.05%) Usability Testing
8 14 (15.05%) Automated Testing
8 14 (15.05%) Business Analysis
9 9 (9.68%) DSDM
9 9 (9.68%) Performance Testing
10 8 (8.60%) BDD
10 8 (8.60%) ATDD
10 8 (8.60%) User Stories
10 8 (8.60%) Automation Testing
11 6 (6.45%) Test Strategy
11 6 (6.45%) Scrum
11 6 (6.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.11%) SQL
2 4 (4.30%) Java
2 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.15%) C#
3 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.08%) PHP
4 1 (1.08%) VB
4 1 (1.08%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 32 (34.41%) ISEB
2 9 (9.68%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (58.06%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 56 (60.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (21.51%) HP
2 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle
4 2 (2.15%) VMware