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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 93 103 86
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 10 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.47% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% 2.81% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 6
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -14.60%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
170 249 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.59% 16.56% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 108 160 110
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (43.75%) Test Management
3 7 (43.75%) Automated Testing
4 6 (37.50%) QA
4 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
4 6 (37.50%) HP
5 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
5 5 (31.25%) Selenium
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
6 4 (25.00%) JMeter
6 4 (25.00%) SilkPerformer
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) Validation
7 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
7 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
8 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
8 2 (12.50%) Facilita Forecast
8 2 (12.50%) SOASTA, Inc
8 2 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) Ajax
8 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
3 4 (25.00%) JMeter
3 4 (25.00%) SilkPerformer
4 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
5 2 (12.50%) Facilita Forecast
5 2 (12.50%) WinRunner
5 2 (12.50%) MSTest
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Test Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) GIS
1 2 (12.50%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (43.75%) Test Management
2 7 (43.75%) Automated Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
4 4 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Data Security
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Siebel
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
Edinburgh
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