The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 83 102 77
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 11 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.79% 1.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.94% 17.33% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,084 £35,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £35,000 £58,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
HP Quality Center
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
69 75 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.05% 4.57% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 31
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -3.52%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Edinburgh region.

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in Edinburgh

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing HP Quality Center 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 HP Quality Center.

1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Test Management
2 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (43.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (43.75%) HP
4 6 (37.50%) QA
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Banking
6 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) ISEB
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (18.75%) Coaching
7 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
7 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
7 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (12.50%) Validation
8 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Data Security
8 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) System Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
8 2 (12.50%) Selenium

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing HP Quality Center 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 HP Quality Center. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.25%) TestDirector
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) QA Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (50.00%) Test Management
1 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Data Security
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) System Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
6 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (6.25%) Charles River
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft