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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 144 146 137
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 18 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.61% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.96% 3.42% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 15
Average salary £38,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.27% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £36,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,025 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
455 584 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.63% 17.93% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 329 342 240
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -8 7 £45,000 -3.22%
Glasgow +5 6 £30,500 -39.00%
Stirling - 5 £38,000 -
QuickTest Pro
UK

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 30 (51.72%) Selenium
1 30 (51.72%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (48.28%) Finance
3 24 (41.38%) ISTQB
4 23 (39.66%) SQL
5 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (32.76%) ISEB
7 17 (29.31%) Cucumber
7 17 (29.31%) HP
8 16 (27.59%) Test Automation
8 16 (27.59%) LoadRunner
9 15 (25.86%) Automated Testing
10 14 (24.14%) Test Management
10 14 (24.14%) QA
11 11 (18.97%) Java
11 11 (18.97%) Automation Testing
11 11 (18.97%) UNIX
12 10 (17.24%) Test Planning
12 10 (17.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (15.52%) Test Scripting
13 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (13.79%) Informatica
14 8 (13.79%) Business Objects
14 8 (13.79%) Software Testing
14 8 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (13.79%) JMS
15 7 (12.07%) FIXML
15 7 (12.07%) WebLogic

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (12.07%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.45%) JBoss
2 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.45%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.72%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (51.72%) Selenium
2 17 (29.31%) Cucumber
3 16 (27.59%) LoadRunner
4 5 (8.62%) JMeter
4 5 (8.62%) JUnit
4 5 (8.62%) JIRA
5 3 (5.17%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.17%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.45%) Subversion
6 2 (3.45%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (1.72%) WinRunner
7 1 (1.72%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 28 (48.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Front Office
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
2 2 (3.45%) Retail
2 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Test Manager
2 20 (34.48%) Test Analyst
2 20 (34.48%) Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Test Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) QA Automation Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) QA Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Tester
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Test Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Quality Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) UI Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) JMS
2 7 (12.07%) FIXML
3 5 (8.62%) XML
4 3 (5.17%) SOAP
4 3 (5.17%) HTML
4 3 (5.17%) Spring
4 3 (5.17%) HTML5
4 3 (5.17%) REST
4 3 (5.17%) Gherkin
4 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (3.45%) .NET
5 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.72%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
1 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Social Media
3 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.72%) GIS
3 1 (1.72%) Derivative
3 1 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) UNIX
2 5 (8.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.59%) Test Automation
3 15 (25.86%) Automated Testing
4 14 (24.14%) Test Management
5 11 (18.97%) Automation Testing
6 10 (17.24%) Test Planning
7 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (15.52%) Test Scripting
7 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (13.79%) Software Testing
8 8 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (12.07%) Test Strategy
9 7 (12.07%) Line Management
10 6 (10.34%) Performance Testing
10 6 (10.34%) Change Management
10 6 (10.34%) Regression Testing
11 5 (8.62%) Agile Testing
12 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
13 3 (5.17%) V-Model
13 3 (5.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) SQL
2 11 (18.97%) Java
3 5 (8.62%) VBA
4 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.17%) C++
4 3 (5.17%) Clojure
4 3 (5.17%) ClojureScript
5 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.45%) C#
5 2 (3.45%) Perl
5 2 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) ISTQB
2 19 (32.76%) ISEB
3 10 (17.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (10.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 30 (51.72%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.17%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) HP
2 8 (13.79%) Informatica
2 8 (13.79%) Business Objects
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.17%) CA
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) SAP
6 1 (1.72%) Siebel
6 1 (1.72%) Twitter
6 1 (1.72%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (1.72%) Citrix