The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 97 87 74
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 4 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.66% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.02% 5.03% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 7
Average salary - £30,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
198 159 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.31% 13.13% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 154 108 90
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,300 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
QuickTest Pro
Scotland

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 29 July 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 7 (70.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) V-Model
5 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
4 2 (20.00%) QA Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) V-Model
3 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) VMware