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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 101 85 92
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 11 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.72% 0.94% 0.084%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.93% 5.98% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 0
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
223 234 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.66% 15.65% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 188 159 58
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 11 (73.33%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
3 8 (53.33%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) ISEB
6 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
7 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
7 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
7 4 (26.67%) Workflow
7 4 (26.67%) Retail
7 4 (26.67%) V-Model
7 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
7 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Test Management
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (20.00%) QA
8 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
8 3 (20.00%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (13.33%) JMeter
3 2 (13.33%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (6.67%) WinRunner
4 1 (6.67%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Test Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Test Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
2 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Workflow
5 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (26.67%) V-Model
5 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
5 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Test Management
6 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Validation
7 2 (13.33%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
7 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
1 2 (13.33%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISEB
1 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Siebel