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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 86 107 85
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 13 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.36% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.47% 2.24% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 8
Average salary £38,750 £38,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.97% -14.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,000 £40,450
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £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
174 268 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.88% 16.26% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 108 174 120
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,819
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -3.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 1 May 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
3 8 (47.06%) Test Management
3 8 (47.06%) Automated Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
4 7 (41.18%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
5 6 (35.29%) QA
5 6 (35.29%) LoadRunner
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) HP
6 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
7 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
7 4 (23.53%) Validation
7 4 (23.53%) Selenium
7 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
7 4 (23.53%) SilkPerformer
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) JMeter
8 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Ajax
9 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (11.76%) Scrum
9 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
9 2 (11.76%) Degree
9 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
9 2 (11.76%) GIS
9 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
2 6 (35.29%) LoadRunner
3 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
3 4 (23.53%) Selenium
3 4 (23.53%) SilkPerformer
3 4 (23.53%) JMeter
4 2 (11.76%) WinRunner
4 2 (11.76%) Facilita Forecast
4 2 (11.76%) MSTest
5 1 (5.88%) QAComplete
5 1 (5.88%) TestComplete
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Test Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Test Team Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Test Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Ajax
1 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) GIS
1 2 (11.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
2 8 (47.06%) Test Management
2 8 (47.06%) Automated Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
4 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Data Security
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Coaching
8 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) Siebel
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) SOASTA, Inc
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago