The table below looks at the statistics for QuickTest Pro skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QuickTest Pro over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 131 141 136
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 20 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.64% 0.93% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.57% 5.45% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 8
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -15.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £22,500 £40,450
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
QuickTest Pro
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
438 642 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.06% 17.13% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 267 393 259
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

QuickTest Pro
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

QuickTest Pro Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

QuickTest Pro
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Scotland region.

QuickTest Pro Salary Trend in Scotland

QuickTest Pro
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

QuickTest Pro Salary Histogram in Scotland

QuickTest Pro
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QuickTest Pro within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 10 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Glasgow +11 7 £35,750 -4.66% 1
Stirling -14 3 £50,000 -4.76%
QuickTest Pro
UK

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (60.53%) Finance
2 21 (55.26%) HP
2 21 (55.26%) Selenium
3 20 (52.63%) HP Quality Center
4 18 (47.37%) ISTQB
5 16 (42.11%) Test Automation
5 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (39.47%) Test Management
7 14 (36.84%) Cucumber
8 13 (34.21%) LoadRunner
9 12 (31.58%) ISEB
9 12 (31.58%) Test Strategy
10 11 (28.95%) SQL
11 10 (26.32%) Automated Testing
12 9 (23.68%) QA
13 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
13 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (15.79%) Software Testing
14 6 (15.79%) Validation
15 5 (13.16%) Oracle
15 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
15 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
15 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
15 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
16 4 (10.53%) Automation Testing
16 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
16 4 (10.53%) Test Planning
16 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
16 4 (10.53%) JMeter
16 4 (10.53%) SilkPerformer

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (55.26%) Selenium
2 14 (36.84%) Cucumber
3 13 (34.21%) LoadRunner
4 4 (10.53%) JMeter
4 4 (10.53%) SilkPerformer
5 3 (7.89%) JIRA
5 3 (7.89%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.26%) Facilita Forecast
6 2 (5.26%) WinRunner
6 2 (5.26%) Hudson
6 2 (5.26%) FitNesse
6 2 (5.26%) MSTest
General
1 23 (60.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Test Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Test Leader
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Test Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Lead Test Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Test Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
1 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
1 2 (5.26%) Ajax
2 1 (2.63%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.63%) JMS
2 1 (2.63%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) GIS
3 2 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) UNIX
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (42.11%) Test Automation
2 15 (39.47%) Test Management
3 12 (31.58%) Test Strategy
4 10 (26.32%) Automated Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
6 6 (15.79%) Software Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Validation
7 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Automation Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Test Planning
8 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
10 2 (5.26%) Black-Box Testing
10 2 (5.26%) System Testing
10 2 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.26%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) C++
3 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) ISTQB
2 12 (31.58%) ISEB
3 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (52.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) HP
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Siebel
4 2 (5.26%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 2 (5.26%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
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