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 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 QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 97 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 4 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.75% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.11% 5.36% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -5.96%
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
190 168 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.90% 14.07% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 154 98 99
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 28 August 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 6 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (62.50%) ISEB
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) V-Model
5 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Fund Accounting
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) V-Model
3 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) VMware