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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 100 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 7 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.71% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.26% 5.33% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 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
215 169 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.44% 13.39% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 184 89 95
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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
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 23 September 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 (90.00%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (60.00%) ISEB
3 6 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Selenium
4 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) V-Model
5 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
5 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Retail
5 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (40.00%) Workflow
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
7 2 (20.00%) Gherkin
7 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
7 2 (20.00%) Line Management
7 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (10.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) Change Management
8 1 (10.00%) C#

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) V-Model
3 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISEB
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago