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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 143 142 131
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing QuickTest Pro 16 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.78% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.76% 4.30% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 9
Average salary £37,375 £30,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.58% -32.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,300 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
425 628 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.73% 18.09% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 272 388 226
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 3 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 3 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
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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 +10 6 £35,000 -13.04%
Stirling -7 6 £38,000 -27.61%
Glasgow +11 4 £32,375 -13.66% 1
QuickTest Pro
UK

QuickTest Pro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 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 24 (60.00%) Finance
1 24 (60.00%) Selenium
1 24 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (47.50%) ISTQB
2 19 (47.50%) HP
3 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (37.50%) ISEB
5 13 (32.50%) LoadRunner
5 13 (32.50%) SQL
5 13 (32.50%) Test Management
5 13 (32.50%) Test Automation
5 13 (32.50%) Cucumber
6 12 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 10 (25.00%) QA
7 10 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 9 (22.50%) Test Strategy
8 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
9 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (15.00%) Regression Testing
10 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.00%) Java
11 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
11 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
11 5 (12.50%) Automation Testing
12 4 (10.00%) SpecFlow
12 4 (10.00%) SilkPerformer
12 4 (10.00%) JIRA
12 4 (10.00%) JMeter

QuickTest Pro
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (2.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.50%) JBoss
1 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.50%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (60.00%) Selenium
2 13 (32.50%) LoadRunner
2 13 (32.50%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 4 (10.00%) JMeter
3 4 (10.00%) SilkPerformer
3 4 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) WinRunner
4 2 (5.00%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.50%) JUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
5 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.50%) MSTest
General
1 24 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Front Office
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Analyst
1 19 (47.50%) Test Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Test Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Test Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Tester
4 4 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 3 (7.50%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Test Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Tester
6 2 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
1 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (7.50%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.00%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) FIXML
2 2 (5.00%) Ajax
2 2 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) Open Source
3 2 (5.00%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) Derivative
4 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) UNIX
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) Test Management
2 13 (32.50%) Test Automation
3 12 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 10 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 9 (22.50%) Test Strategy
6 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Regression Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Automation Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Test Planning
9 4 (10.00%) Validation
9 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Black-Box Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
11 2 (5.00%) Process Improvement
11 2 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) Java
3 3 (7.50%) C#
3 3 (7.50%) C++
3 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (7.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) ISTQB
2 15 (37.50%) ISEB
3 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) VCP4
5 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 24 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) HP
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle
5 2 (5.00%) Siebel
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix
5 2 (5.00%) Informatica
5 2 (5.00%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (2.50%) Twitter
6 1 (2.50%) SAP