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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 211 162 196
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +34
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 45 58 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.61% 1.07% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.18% 6.39% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 19
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 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,164 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -10.00%
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
1076 908 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.67% 16.80% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 864 705 673
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -69 24 £35,000 +2.94% 5
South Yorkshire -7 12 £31,500 - 2
North Yorkshire -11 9 £28,500 -18.57% 1
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 68 (69.39%) Selenium
2 57 (58.16%) QA
2 57 (58.16%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
4 46 (46.94%) Software Testing
5 41 (41.84%) SOAP
6 39 (39.80%) HP
7 33 (33.67%) ISEB
8 32 (32.65%) XML
9 29 (29.59%) Test Management
10 28 (28.57%) Web Services
11 26 (26.53%) XSD
11 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
11 26 (26.53%) Microsoft
11 26 (26.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 25 (25.51%) WSDL
13 24 (24.49%) SQL
13 24 (24.49%) Test Scripting
14 23 (23.47%) Cucumber
14 23 (23.47%) Regression Testing
15 22 (22.45%) LoadRunner
15 22 (22.45%) FitNesse
16 21 (21.43%) Automated Testing
17 19 (19.39%) Test Automation
17 19 (19.39%) SpecFlow
18 16 (16.33%) Project Management
18 16 (16.33%) User Acceptance Testing
19 14 (14.29%) Business Analysis
20 13 (13.27%) .NET
21 12 (12.24%) Automation Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 68 (69.39%) Selenium
2 26 (26.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (23.47%) Cucumber
4 22 (22.45%) LoadRunner
4 22 (22.45%) FitNesse
5 19 (19.39%) SpecFlow
6 11 (11.22%) WinRunner
7 9 (9.18%) WebDriver
8 8 (8.16%) SoapUI
9 6 (6.12%) WATIR
9 6 (6.12%) JMeter
9 6 (6.12%) Toad
10 4 (4.08%) JIRA
11 3 (3.06%) Selenium IDE
12 2 (2.04%) Maven
12 2 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (1.02%) TestDirector
13 1 (1.02%) JUnit
13 1 (1.02%) Bugzilla
13 1 (1.02%) eggPlant
General
1 11 (11.22%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (77.55%) Analyst
1 76 (77.55%) Test Analyst
2 22 (22.45%) QA Analyst
3 18 (18.37%) Tester
4 16 (16.33%) Test Engineer
5 14 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
6 11 (11.22%) Senior Test Analyst
6 11 (11.22%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (9.18%) Software Tester
8 4 (4.08%) Quality Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) QA Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Functional Analyst
9 3 (3.06%) Automation Analyst
9 3 (3.06%) Functional Test Analyst
9 3 (3.06%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (2.04%) Lead Tester
10 2 (2.04%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.04%) Developer
10 2 (2.04%) Test Manager
10 2 (2.04%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (41.84%) SOAP
2 32 (32.65%) XML
3 28 (28.57%) Web Services
4 26 (26.53%) XSD
5 25 (25.51%) WSDL
6 13 (13.27%) .NET
7 2 (2.04%) HTML
8 1 (1.02%) ebXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) Open Source
2 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (2.04%) Windows
1 2 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (58.16%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (46.94%) Software Testing
3 29 (29.59%) Test Management
4 24 (24.49%) Test Scripting
5 23 (23.47%) Regression Testing
6 21 (21.43%) Automated Testing
7 19 (19.39%) Test Automation
8 16 (16.33%) Project Management
8 16 (16.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 12 (12.24%) Automation Testing
11 8 (8.16%) DSDM
12 7 (7.14%) TDD
12 7 (7.14%) Scrum
12 7 (7.14%) Agile Testing
12 7 (7.14%) User Stories
12 7 (7.14%) Usability Testing
12 7 (7.14%) Performance Testing
13 6 (6.12%) V-Model
13 6 (6.12%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.49%) SQL
2 9 (9.18%) Java
3 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.04%) VBScript
3 2 (2.04%) VB
4 1 (1.02%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (33.67%) ISEB
2 6 (6.12%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.04%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (58.16%) QA
2 7 (7.14%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 56 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (39.80%) HP
2 26 (26.53%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.12%) VMware
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle
5 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
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