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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 94 84 81
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.75% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.64% 21.43% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% -8.67%
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -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
81 42 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.50% 3.52% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 60 27 28
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
2 9 (69.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
4 6 (46.15%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) HP
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (38.46%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) ISEB
7 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
8 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
8 2 (15.38%) Selenium
8 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 2 (15.38%) V-Model
8 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
8 2 (15.38%) Retail
8 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 2 (15.38%) Workflow
8 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 1 (7.69%) SQL
9 1 (7.69%) VBScript
9 1 (7.69%) VB

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Toad
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Test Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) E-Learning
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) V-Model
5 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
1 9 (69.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) ISEB
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) VMware