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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 94 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.52% 0.29% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.12% 1.76% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £35,000 £40,250 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -9.55%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +7.85%
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
170 227 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.57% 16.18% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 119 152 94
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,187
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 February 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (58.82%) Finance
1 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
2 9 (52.94%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 8 (47.06%) Selenium
4 6 (35.29%) LoadRunner
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) HP
4 6 (35.29%) QA
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Test Management
6 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 4 (23.53%) SilkPerformer
6 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (23.53%) JMeter
6 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
6 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
6 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
7 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
7 3 (17.65%) Black-Box Testing
7 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
7 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) C#
7 3 (17.65%) C++

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Selenium
2 6 (35.29%) LoadRunner
3 4 (23.53%) JMeter
3 4 (23.53%) SilkPerformer
3 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
3 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
4 2 (11.76%) Facilita Forecast
4 2 (11.76%) WinRunner
5 1 (5.88%) MSTest
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Test Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Test Manager
3 3 (17.65%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
1 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
2 2 (11.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) GIS
1 2 (11.76%) Open Source
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
2 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Test Management
5 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) V-Model
7 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance
7 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
1 3 (17.65%) C++
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
1 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
1 3 (17.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
1 6 (35.29%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) SOASTA, Inc
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Siebel
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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