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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 221 206 198
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 49 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.65% 0.37% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.02% 2.19% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 27
Average salary £30,500 £34,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.29% +28.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,031 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
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
1218 959 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.16% 17.07% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 770 718
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 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 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 24 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 -31 22 £35,331 +3.91% 2
North Yorkshire +2 18 £28,500 -12.30% 1
South Yorkshire - 9 £37,500 - 2
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 77 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (75.82%) Selenium
3 52 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
3 52 (57.14%) Test Planning
4 51 (56.04%) QA
5 50 (54.95%) HP
6 48 (52.75%) SOAP
7 41 (45.05%) Software Testing
8 40 (43.96%) Test Management
9 38 (41.76%) ISEB
10 35 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 35 (38.46%) Cucumber
11 34 (37.36%) Microsoft
12 32 (35.16%) XML
13 27 (29.67%) Web Services
13 27 (29.67%) FitNesse
14 24 (26.37%) SpecFlow
14 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
14 24 (26.37%) XSD
14 24 (26.37%) WSDL
15 22 (24.18%) Test Automation
16 19 (20.88%) SQL
17 18 (19.78%) Business Analysis
18 17 (18.68%) Automated Testing
19 16 (17.58%) Test Strategy
19 16 (17.58%) LoadRunner
20 15 (16.48%) Java
21 14 (15.38%) JIRA
22 12 (13.19%) Performance Testing
22 12 (13.19%) SoapUI

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 69 (75.82%) Selenium
2 35 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (38.46%) Cucumber
3 27 (29.67%) FitNesse
4 24 (26.37%) SpecFlow
5 16 (17.58%) LoadRunner
6 14 (15.38%) JIRA
7 12 (13.19%) SoapUI
7 12 (13.19%) JMeter
8 11 (12.09%) eggPlant
9 10 (10.99%) WebDriver
10 7 (7.69%) Maven
11 6 (6.59%) Toad
12 4 (4.40%) WinRunner
12 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
13 2 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (2.20%) Selenium IDE
14 1 (1.10%) TestLink
14 1 (1.10%) TestDirector
14 1 (1.10%) JUnit
General
1 8 (8.79%) Marketing
2 6 (6.59%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (75.82%) Analyst
1 69 (75.82%) Test Analyst
2 10 (10.99%) Performance Analyst
2 10 (10.99%) Performance Test Analyst
3 9 (9.89%) QA Analyst
4 8 (8.79%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (8.79%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (8.79%) Tester
4 8 (8.79%) Agile Test Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.40%) Senior Tester
6 4 (4.40%) QA Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) Functional Analyst
6 4 (4.40%) Quality Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) Functional Test Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.20%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.20%) Lead Tester
8 2 (2.20%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (52.75%) SOAP
2 32 (35.16%) XML
3 27 (29.67%) Web Services
4 24 (26.37%) XSD
4 24 (26.37%) WSDL
5 10 (10.99%) .NET
6 3 (3.30%) Gherkin
7 2 (2.20%) HTML
7 2 (2.20%) ebXML
8 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.10%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.10%) Open Source
2 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) Windows
1 2 (2.20%) Linux
1 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (57.14%) Test Planning
3 41 (45.05%) Software Testing
4 40 (43.96%) Test Management
5 22 (24.18%) Test Automation
6 18 (19.78%) Business Analysis
7 17 (18.68%) Automated Testing
8 16 (17.58%) Test Strategy
9 12 (13.19%) Performance Testing
9 12 (13.19%) Automation Testing
10 11 (12.09%) Test Scripting
10 11 (12.09%) Usability Testing
10 11 (12.09%) Regression Testing
11 10 (10.99%) TDD
12 8 (8.79%) DSDM
12 8 (8.79%) V-Model
12 8 (8.79%) Agile Testing
12 8 (8.79%) User Stories
13 7 (7.69%) Manual Testing
14 6 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.88%) SQL
2 15 (16.48%) Java
3 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.20%) VBScript
4 2 (2.20%) VB
4 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.10%) Python
5 1 (1.10%) C
5 1 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (41.76%) ISEB
2 9 (9.89%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.20%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.10%) Degree
4 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (56.04%) QA
2 10 (10.99%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 52 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (54.95%) HP
2 34 (37.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.59%) VMware
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle
5 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
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