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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 106 90 88
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 8 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.53% 1.06% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.59% 7.46% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Average salary £37,500 £46,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +55.00%
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
223 201 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.73% 14.24% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 189 117 82
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 21 October 2014.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 10 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Selenium
4 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) ISEB
5 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
5 5 (41.67%) Regression Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (33.33%) Workflow
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Retail
6 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (33.33%) V-Model
6 4 (33.33%) Information Assurance
6 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
7 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
8 2 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) C++
8 2 (16.67%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 2 (16.67%) .NET
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) Regression Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) V-Model
4 4 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) C++
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) HP
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