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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 103 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 6 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.63% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.84% 4.82% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £72,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.62% +141.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
211 166 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.13% 13.12% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 178 89 94
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 £29,800 £30,000 £26,895
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 19 September 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 9 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) ISEB
3 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 6 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
4 4 (44.44%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 4 (44.44%) V-Model
4 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
4 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 4 (44.44%) Workflow
5 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
6 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
6 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Line Management
7 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) V-Model
2 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
2 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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