The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 198 182 201
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 55 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.70% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.82% 4.22% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 24
Average salary £28,500 £34,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.17% +28.30%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
QuickTest Pro
England

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

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1141 876 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.46% 16.56% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 920 697 682
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 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 18 September 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 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
West Yorkshire -44 30 £35,000 +2.94% 4
North Yorkshire -7 15 £28,500 -12.30% 2
South Yorkshire -9 10 £30,250 -
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 78 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (76.60%) Selenium
3 53 (56.38%) HP Quality Center
4 52 (55.32%) QA
5 49 (52.13%) Test Planning
6 47 (50.00%) HP
7 46 (48.94%) SOAP
8 42 (44.68%) Software Testing
9 39 (41.49%) ISEB
10 35 (37.23%) XML
10 35 (37.23%) Test Management
11 31 (32.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 31 (32.98%) Microsoft
12 29 (30.85%) Web Services
12 29 (30.85%) Cucumber
13 27 (28.72%) FitNesse
13 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
13 27 (28.72%) XSD
14 26 (27.66%) WSDL
15 23 (24.47%) SpecFlow
16 22 (23.40%) SQL
16 22 (23.40%) LoadRunner
17 21 (22.34%) Test Automation
18 20 (21.28%) Automated Testing
19 16 (17.02%) Business Analysis
20 14 (14.89%) Regression Testing
21 13 (13.83%) Test Scripting
22 12 (12.77%) Automation Testing
22 12 (12.77%) .NET
23 11 (11.70%) Java

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 72 (76.60%) Selenium
2 31 (32.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (30.85%) Cucumber
4 27 (28.72%) FitNesse
5 23 (24.47%) SpecFlow
6 22 (23.40%) LoadRunner
7 10 (10.64%) WebDriver
8 9 (9.57%) JMeter
8 9 (9.57%) SoapUI
8 9 (9.57%) JIRA
9 8 (8.51%) WinRunner
10 6 (6.38%) Toad
10 6 (6.38%) eggPlant
11 5 (5.32%) WATIR
12 3 (3.19%) Selenium IDE
12 3 (3.19%) Maven
13 2 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
14 1 (1.06%) TestComplete
14 1 (1.06%) TestDirector
14 1 (1.06%) JUnit
General
1 9 (9.57%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Marketing
3 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (76.60%) Analyst
1 72 (76.60%) Test Analyst
2 15 (15.96%) Tester
3 12 (12.77%) Agile Test Analyst
4 11 (11.70%) QA Analyst
5 9 (9.57%) Senior Test Analyst
5 9 (9.57%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Software Tester
7 5 (5.32%) Performance Test Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Performance Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Quality Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) QA Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Functional Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Functional Test Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Senior Tester
9 3 (3.19%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.19%) Developer
10 2 (2.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (48.94%) SOAP
2 35 (37.23%) XML
3 29 (30.85%) Web Services
4 27 (28.72%) XSD
5 26 (27.66%) WSDL
6 12 (12.77%) .NET
7 2 (2.13%) ebXML
7 2 (2.13%) HTML
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.06%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.13%) Windows
1 2 (2.13%) Linux
1 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (52.13%) Test Planning
3 42 (44.68%) Software Testing
4 35 (37.23%) Test Management
5 21 (22.34%) Test Automation
6 20 (21.28%) Automated Testing
7 16 (17.02%) Business Analysis
8 14 (14.89%) Regression Testing
9 13 (13.83%) Test Scripting
10 12 (12.77%) Automation Testing
11 11 (11.70%) Test Strategy
12 10 (10.64%) Manual Testing
12 10 (10.64%) Performance Testing
13 9 (9.57%) DSDM
14 8 (8.51%) Usability Testing
14 8 (8.51%) V-Model
14 8 (8.51%) Agile Testing
14 8 (8.51%) User Stories
14 8 (8.51%) TDD
15 6 (6.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.40%) SQL
2 11 (11.70%) Java
3 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.13%) VBScript
4 2 (2.13%) VB
5 1 (1.06%) Python
5 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 39 (41.49%) ISEB
2 8 (8.51%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (55.32%) QA
2 10 (10.64%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 53 (56.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (50.00%) HP
2 31 (32.98%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.38%) VMware
4 4 (4.26%) Oracle
5 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
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