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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 84 104 91
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 25 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.60% 0.33% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.65% 2.53% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,450 - £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
HP UFT
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
259 198 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.58% 13.20% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 190 162 98
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £29,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Edinburgh region.

HP UFT Salary Trend in Edinburgh

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing HP UFT 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 HP UFT.

1 33 (73.33%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (60.00%) Test Management
3 24 (53.33%) Software Testing
4 22 (48.89%) Finance
5 20 (44.44%) ISTQB
5 20 (44.44%) Test Automation
6 19 (42.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 19 (42.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 16 (35.56%) Test Planning
7 16 (35.56%) Test Scripting
8 15 (33.33%) QA
9 11 (24.44%) HP
9 11 (24.44%) ISEB
9 11 (24.44%) Cucumber
10 10 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (20.00%) Degree
11 9 (20.00%) Fund Accounting
11 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (17.78%) Line Management
12 8 (17.78%) Test Strategy
12 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
12 8 (17.78%) Banking
13 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (15.56%) SpecFlow
14 6 (13.33%) Gherkin
14 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
14 6 (13.33%) Investment Banking
14 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing
14 6 (13.33%) Project Management

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing HP UFT 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 HP UFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Cucumber
2 7 (15.56%) SpecFlow
3 4 (8.89%) Selenium
4 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.22%) TestComplete
5 1 (2.22%) MSTest
5 1 (2.22%) QAComplete
5 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.22%) JMeter
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Test Manager
4 10 (22.22%) Tester
4 10 (22.22%) Automation Tester
5 3 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
5 3 (6.67%) Programme Test Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.44%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.22%) QA Leader
7 1 (2.22%) Test Coordinator
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Test Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Android
1 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Test Management
2 24 (53.33%) Software Testing
3 20 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 16 (35.56%) Test Planning
4 16 (35.56%) Test Scripting
5 9 (20.00%) Fund Accounting
6 8 (17.78%) Test Strategy
6 8 (17.78%) Line Management
7 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.33%) Project Management
8 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Change Management
10 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
11 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 3 (6.67%) SDLC
11 3 (6.67%) Requirements Management
12 2 (4.44%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VBScript
2 1 (2.22%) Python
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 19 (42.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 19 (42.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 11 (24.44%) ISEB
4 9 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 33 (73.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) HP
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Charles River
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