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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 84 104 84
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 14 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.04% 0.39% 0.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.92% 9.68% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 6
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,800 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -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
74 62 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.50% 4.02% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 54 40 29
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.25% -4.70%

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 2 June 2015.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 14 (63.64%) Finance
1 14 (63.64%) Software Testing
2 13 (59.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (50.00%) Test Management
4 10 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (45.45%) QA
4 10 (45.45%) HP
5 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
5 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 8 (36.36%) Test Strategy
6 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
7 6 (27.27%) Cucumber
7 6 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (22.73%) Banking
8 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
8 5 (22.73%) ISEB
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (22.73%) Test Planning
9 4 (18.18%) SpecFlow
9 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
10 3 (13.64%) Project Management
10 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
10 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (13.64%) Coaching
10 3 (13.64%) SDLC
11 2 (9.09%) Black-Box Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 4 (18.18%) SpecFlow
4 2 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.55%) TestDirector
5 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
1 11 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Test Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Automation Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.55%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Software Testing
2 11 (50.00%) Test Management
3 10 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 8 (36.36%) Test Strategy
5 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Test Planning
8 3 (13.64%) Project Management
8 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Coaching
8 3 (13.64%) SDLC
9 2 (9.09%) Black-Box Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 2 (9.09%) System Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Investment Management
9 2 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 6 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (22.73%) ISEB
3 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) HP
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Charles River
3 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.55%) SOASTA, Inc