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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 212 205 198
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 49 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.65% 0.40% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 2.36% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 26
Average salary £28,500 £34,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.17% +28.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,164 £35,000 £50,000
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
1202 932 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.99% 16.86% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 754 732
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -17 24 £35,661 +4.88% 2
North Yorkshire +6 18 £28,500 -12.30% 1
South Yorkshire - 7 £41,000 - 2
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 76 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (78.89%) Selenium
3 53 (58.89%) HP Quality Center
4 52 (57.78%) Test Planning
4 52 (57.78%) QA
5 50 (55.56%) HP
6 49 (54.44%) SOAP
7 42 (46.67%) Software Testing
8 39 (43.33%) ISEB
9 38 (42.22%) Test Management
10 35 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
11 34 (37.78%) Microsoft
12 33 (36.67%) XML
12 33 (36.67%) Cucumber
13 28 (31.11%) FitNesse
13 28 (31.11%) Web Services
14 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
14 25 (27.78%) XSD
14 25 (27.78%) WSDL
14 25 (27.78%) SpecFlow
15 21 (23.33%) Test Automation
16 19 (21.11%) SQL
17 17 (18.89%) Business Analysis
17 17 (18.89%) Automated Testing
18 16 (17.78%) LoadRunner
19 15 (16.67%) Java
19 15 (16.67%) Test Strategy
20 13 (14.44%) Automation Testing
20 13 (14.44%) JIRA
21 12 (13.33%) Performance Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 71 (78.89%) Selenium
2 35 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (36.67%) Cucumber
4 28 (31.11%) FitNesse
5 25 (27.78%) SpecFlow
6 16 (17.78%) LoadRunner
7 13 (14.44%) JIRA
8 12 (13.33%) SoapUI
8 12 (13.33%) WebDriver
9 11 (12.22%) JMeter
10 10 (11.11%) eggPlant
11 7 (7.78%) Maven
12 6 (6.67%) Toad
13 4 (4.44%) WinRunner
14 3 (3.33%) Selenium IDE
15 2 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
15 2 (2.22%) WATIR
16 1 (1.11%) Bugzilla
16 1 (1.11%) TestDirector
16 1 (1.11%) JUnit
General
1 8 (8.89%) Marketing
2 6 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (74.44%) Analyst
1 67 (74.44%) Test Analyst
2 9 (10.00%) Tester
2 9 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 9 (10.00%) QA Analyst
2 9 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
3 8 (8.89%) Agile Test Analyst
4 7 (7.78%) Software Developer
4 7 (7.78%) Developer
5 6 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (4.44%) QA Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Functional Analyst
6 4 (4.44%) Functional Test Analyst
6 4 (4.44%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (3.33%) Senior Tester
7 3 (3.33%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.22%) Software Tester
8 2 (2.22%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.22%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (54.44%) SOAP
2 33 (36.67%) XML
3 28 (31.11%) Web Services
4 25 (27.78%) XSD
4 25 (27.78%) WSDL
5 10 (11.11%) .NET
6 2 (2.22%) ebXML
6 2 (2.22%) HTML
7 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.22%) Open Source
3 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.22%) Windows
1 2 (2.22%) Linux
1 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (57.78%) Test Planning
3 42 (46.67%) Software Testing
4 38 (42.22%) Test Management
5 21 (23.33%) Test Automation
6 17 (18.89%) Automated Testing
6 17 (18.89%) Business Analysis
7 15 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 13 (14.44%) Automation Testing
9 12 (13.33%) Performance Testing
10 11 (12.22%) Regression Testing
11 9 (10.00%) TDD
11 9 (10.00%) Test Scripting
11 9 (10.00%) Usability Testing
12 8 (8.89%) V-Model
12 8 (8.89%) User Stories
12 8 (8.89%) Agile Testing
12 8 (8.89%) DSDM
13 7 (7.78%) Manual Testing
14 6 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.11%) SQL
2 15 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.22%) VBScript
4 2 (2.22%) VB
4 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.11%) Python
5 1 (1.11%) C
5 1 (1.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 39 (43.33%) ISEB
2 9 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.22%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.11%) Degree
4 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (57.78%) QA
2 10 (11.11%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 53 (58.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (55.56%) HP
2 34 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.67%) VMware
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle
5 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago