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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 85 89 97
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 5 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.46% 0.32% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 2.45% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Median salary £34,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
244 163 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.22% 12.99% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 149 124 123
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,350 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing HP UFT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing HP UFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 16 (94.12%) Test Automation
2 15 (88.24%) Cucumber
2 15 (88.24%) Defect Management
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Software Testing
3 14 (82.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (82.35%) SpecFlow
3 14 (82.35%) Gherkin
4 9 (52.94%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) FitNesse
6 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
6 2 (11.76%) VBA
6 2 (11.76%) Unix
7 1 (5.88%) ETL
7 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.88%) QA
7 1 (5.88%) Selenium
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) Test Management
7 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
7 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Cucumber
2 14 (82.35%) SpecFlow
3 6 (35.29%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Analyst
1 14 (82.35%) Test Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
2 2 (11.76%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Test Automation
2 15 (88.24%) Defect Management
2 15 (88.24%) Software Testing
3 14 (82.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Test Management
5 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft