The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 91 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.37% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.40% 2.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £43,750 £48,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
QuickTest Pro
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
167 221 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.25% 16.39% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 126 162 73
Average salary £40,000 £39,900 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.25% +6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,275
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Edinburgh

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
1 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (58.33%) Selenium
3 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
5 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) QA
5 4 (33.33%) Test Management
6 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
6 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
6 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Validation
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Data Security
7 2 (16.67%) JMeter
7 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (16.67%) Workflow
7 2 (16.67%) ISEB
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) Python

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (16.67%) JMeter
4 2 (16.67%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (8.33%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (8.33%) WinRunner
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Test Management
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Data Security
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) V-Model
5 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) C++
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Siebel
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix