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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 79 106 88
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 19 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.41% 0.26% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.33% 1.79% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -14.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £38,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
184 223 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.68% 14.46% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 118 152 114
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 2 June 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (48.00%) Software Testing
4 11 (44.00%) Test Management
4 11 (44.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (40.00%) Test Scripting
6 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
6 9 (36.00%) QA
6 9 (36.00%) Cucumber
7 7 (28.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) HP
8 6 (24.00%) Test Planning
8 6 (24.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
9 5 (20.00%) Degree
9 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
9 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.00%) ISEB
10 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) Project Management
10 4 (16.00%) Gherkin
11 3 (12.00%) Selenium
11 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (12.00%) LoadRunner
11 3 (12.00%) Change Management
11 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
11 3 (12.00%) Validation

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
3 3 (12.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (8.00%) JMeter
4 2 (8.00%) SilkPerformer
4 2 (8.00%) MSTest
5 1 (4.00%) QAComplete
5 1 (4.00%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (4.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (4.00%) WinRunner
5 1 (4.00%) TestComplete
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
1 10 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Tester
2 4 (16.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (12.00%) Test Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Software Testing
2 11 (44.00%) Test Management
2 11 (44.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Test Planning
6 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Project Management
8 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 3 (12.00%) Validation
8 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.00%) Scrum
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Coaching
9 2 (8.00%) Line Management
9 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
9 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Python
2 2 (8.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
3 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (28.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 6 (24.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (20.00%) Degree
5 4 (16.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (28.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (4.00%) Charles River
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Siebel
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus and training
Posted: 2 days ago