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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 84 97 98
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.56% 0.16% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.22% 0.98% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Median salary £34,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +2.22%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
270 204 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.42% 16.18% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 161 157 133
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,550 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +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 18 January 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 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (90.00%) Software Testing
1 18 (90.00%) Test Automation
1 18 (90.00%) Cucumber
1 18 (90.00%) Defect Management
2 16 (80.00%) SpecFlow
2 16 (80.00%) Gherkin
2 16 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (55.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) FitNesse
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) VBA
5 2 (10.00%) Unix
5 2 (10.00%) ETL
5 2 (10.00%) Test Management
5 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.00%) QA
5 2 (10.00%) Selenium
6 1 (5.00%) Resource Management

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 18 (90.00%) Cucumber
2 16 (80.00%) SpecFlow
3 7 (35.00%) FitNesse
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
4 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Analyst
1 16 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (10.00%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Defect Management
1 18 (90.00%) Software Testing
1 18 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Coaching
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (10.00%) Test Management
3 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft