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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 131 111 132
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +21
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 40 46 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.10% 1.49% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.99% 9.91% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 10
Average salary £45,000 £38,250 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +7.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,950
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
572 464 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.77% 15.00% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 397 271 227
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 £30,700 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,220 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 September 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 September 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
Glasgow -15 18 £41,250 -2.94% 2
Stirling - 17 £48,375 -
Edinburgh -13 6 £30,000 -58.62% 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
QuickTest Pro
UK

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (50.98%) Finance
2 25 (49.02%) HP Quality Center
3 24 (47.06%) SQL
4 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (37.25%) ISTQB
6 18 (35.29%) Selenium
7 16 (31.37%) Test Automation
8 15 (29.41%) ISEB
9 14 (27.45%) QA
9 14 (27.45%) Automated Testing
10 12 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 12 (23.53%) LoadRunner
10 12 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (23.53%) UNIX
11 10 (19.61%) JMS
11 10 (19.61%) Automation Testing
12 9 (17.65%) Test Planning
12 9 (17.65%) Cucumber
12 9 (17.65%) Test Scripting
12 9 (17.65%) FIXML
12 9 (17.65%) HP
12 9 (17.65%) WebLogic
13 8 (15.69%) Business Objects
13 8 (15.69%) Informatica
13 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (15.69%) Test Management
13 8 (15.69%) Mobile App
14 7 (13.73%) Line Management
14 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (13.73%) VBA

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.92%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Selenium
2 12 (23.53%) LoadRunner
3 9 (17.65%) Cucumber
4 5 (9.80%) JUnit
5 4 (7.84%) JIRA
6 3 (5.88%) JMeter
6 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.92%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.92%) Subversion
7 2 (3.92%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (50.98%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.84%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Test Manager
2 14 (27.45%) Test Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) Test Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
5 8 (15.69%) QA Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) QA Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Test Leader
7 3 (5.88%) QA Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) QA Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Test Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Quality Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) JMS
2 9 (17.65%) FIXML
3 5 (9.80%) XML
4 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.88%) Spring
4 3 (5.88%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) SOAP
4 3 (5.88%) HTML5
4 3 (5.88%) REST
5 2 (3.92%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.92%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Social Media
4 2 (3.92%) Derivative
4 2 (3.92%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) UNIX
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Test Automation
3 14 (27.45%) Automated Testing
4 10 (19.61%) Automation Testing
5 9 (17.65%) Test Planning
5 9 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 8 (15.69%) Test Management
6 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (13.73%) Line Management
8 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 6 (11.76%) Change Management
8 6 (11.76%) Regression Testing
8 6 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Data Management
9 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy
9 5 (9.80%) Agile Testing
9 5 (9.80%) V-Model
10 4 (7.84%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) Java
2 7 (13.73%) VBA
3 3 (5.88%) Clojure
3 3 (5.88%) ClojureScript
3 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.96%) VBScript
5 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) ISTQB
2 15 (29.41%) ISEB
3 12 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (11.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (7.84%) Degree
5 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 25 (49.02%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.88%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) HP
2 8 (15.69%) Business Objects
2 8 (15.69%) Informatica
3 3 (5.88%) CA
4 2 (3.92%) JBoss
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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