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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 217 220 189
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -31
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 41 31 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.59% 0.48% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.52% 2.75% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 43
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,800 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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
1164 1126 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.61% 17.30% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 848 909
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 -9 16 £41,000 +36.66% 1
North Yorkshire - 13 - - 1
South Yorkshire -4 12 £38,500 - 3
QuickTest Pro
England

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (87.64%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (78.65%) Selenium
3 55 (61.80%) Test Planning
3 55 (61.80%) HP
4 48 (53.93%) QA
5 46 (51.69%) HP Quality Center
6 42 (47.19%) Test Management
7 38 (42.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 36 (40.45%) Software Testing
8 36 (40.45%) Microsoft
9 34 (38.20%) Test Automation
10 33 (37.08%) ISEB
11 29 (32.58%) JIRA
12 28 (31.46%) Test Strategy
13 27 (30.34%) Business Analysis
14 26 (29.21%) Usability Testing
15 25 (28.09%) Cucumber
15 25 (28.09%) SOAP
15 25 (28.09%) JMeter
16 24 (26.97%) eggPlant
16 24 (26.97%) Performance Testing
17 23 (25.84%) TDD
17 23 (25.84%) Management Information System
17 23 (25.84%) MS Excel
18 17 (19.10%) XML
18 17 (19.10%) FitNesse
19 14 (15.73%) SQL
19 14 (15.73%) Manual Testing
20 13 (14.61%) Automated Testing
20 13 (14.61%) Mentoring

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 23 (25.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 70 (78.65%) Selenium
2 38 (42.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (32.58%) JIRA
4 25 (28.09%) Cucumber
4 25 (28.09%) JMeter
5 24 (26.97%) eggPlant
6 17 (19.10%) FitNesse
7 12 (13.48%) SpecFlow
8 9 (10.11%) WebDriver
9 8 (8.99%) Visual Studio
10 7 (7.87%) LoadRunner
10 7 (7.87%) SoapUI
11 5 (5.62%) Maven
12 2 (2.25%) TestComplete
13 1 (1.12%) TestLink
13 1 (1.12%) Bugzilla
13 1 (1.12%) Toad
13 1 (1.12%) TestDirector
13 1 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Banking
3 4 (4.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 71 (79.78%) Analyst
1 71 (79.78%) Test Analyst
2 23 (25.84%) Performance Test Analyst
2 23 (25.84%) Performance Analyst
3 16 (17.98%) Tester
4 12 (13.48%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (13.48%) Senior Test Analyst
5 9 (10.11%) Software Tester
6 8 (8.99%) Software Test Analyst
7 7 (7.87%) Senior Tester
8 5 (5.62%) QA Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.49%) Test Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Agile Test Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Test Engineer
11 2 (2.25%) Manual Tester
11 2 (2.25%) Test Team Leader
11 2 (2.25%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.09%) SOAP
2 17 (19.10%) XML
3 13 (14.61%) Web Services
4 12 (13.48%) XSD
4 12 (13.48%) WSDL
5 11 (12.36%) .NET
6 5 (5.62%) Gherkin
7 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.25%) HTML
8 2 (2.25%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.12%) XML Schema
9 1 (1.12%) ebXML
9 1 (1.12%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.84%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.12%) Windows
1 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (87.64%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (61.80%) Test Planning
3 42 (47.19%) Test Management
4 36 (40.45%) Software Testing
5 34 (38.20%) Test Automation
6 28 (31.46%) Test Strategy
7 27 (30.34%) Business Analysis
8 26 (29.21%) Usability Testing
9 24 (26.97%) Performance Testing
10 23 (25.84%) TDD
11 14 (15.73%) Manual Testing
12 13 (14.61%) Automated Testing
12 13 (14.61%) Mentoring
13 12 (13.48%) Test Scripting
14 11 (12.36%) Automation Testing
15 7 (7.87%) Regression Testing
16 6 (6.74%) Web Testing
17 5 (5.62%) Functional Testing
17 5 (5.62%) Agile Testing
17 5 (5.62%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.73%) SQL
2 11 (12.36%) Java
3 4 (4.49%) C#
3 4 (4.49%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.37%) VBScript
4 3 (3.37%) VB
4 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.12%) XPath
5 1 (1.12%) XQuery
5 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (37.08%) ISEB
2 11 (12.36%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (53.93%) QA
2 5 (5.62%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 46 (51.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (61.80%) HP
2 36 (40.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) VMware
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
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