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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 93 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.52% 1.18% 0.87%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.75% 17.71% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Average salary £29,000 £25,000 £65,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -61.83%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+22.05% -9.33%
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
80 96 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.95% 6.67% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 43 52 25
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £19,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (50.00%) Test Management
4 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
4 7 (43.75%) HP
5 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
6 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
6 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Selenium
7 4 (25.00%) ISEB
7 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
8 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
8 3 (18.75%) Gherkin
8 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
8 3 (18.75%) Banking
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) QA
8 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
9 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
9 2 (12.50%) Retail
9 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
9 2 (12.50%) SOASTA, Inc
9 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 2 (12.50%) Security Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (25.00%) Selenium
3 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
3 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
4 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (6.25%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Test Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Test Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Test Management
2 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
2 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
2 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Data Security
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) Workflow
7 2 (12.50%) Validation
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) V-Model
7 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 4 (25.00%) ISEB
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (6.25%) SAP