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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 78 106 90
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -16
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 23 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.62% 0.25% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.95% 1.85% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 7
Average salary £50,000 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
210 216 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.78% 13.56% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 146 159 116
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 19 (57.58%) HP Quality Center
3 18 (54.55%) Software Testing
4 15 (45.45%) ISTQB
4 15 (45.45%) Test Management
5 14 (42.42%) Test Scripting
6 13 (39.39%) Test Automation
6 13 (39.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 13 (39.39%) QA
7 12 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (33.33%) Test Planning
8 11 (33.33%) Cucumber
8 11 (33.33%) HP
9 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
9 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
10 7 (21.21%) SpecFlow
10 7 (21.21%) Degree
11 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (18.18%) ISEB
11 6 (18.18%) Test Strategy
12 5 (15.15%) Gherkin
12 5 (15.15%) Project Management
12 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (12.12%) Change Management
13 4 (12.12%) SQL
13 4 (12.12%) Line Management
13 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
13 4 (12.12%) Selenium
14 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 7 (21.21%) SpecFlow
3 4 (12.12%) Selenium
4 3 (9.09%) LoadRunner
5 2 (6.06%) JMeter
5 2 (6.06%) SilkPerformer
5 2 (6.06%) MSTest
6 1 (3.03%) WinRunner
6 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
6 1 (3.03%) QAComplete
6 1 (3.03%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
1 12 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Tester
2 8 (24.24%) Automation Tester
3 5 (15.15%) Test Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
4 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Test Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Test Coordinator
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Software Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Test Management
3 14 (42.42%) Test Scripting
4 13 (39.39%) Test Automation
5 11 (33.33%) Test Planning
6 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Test Strategy
7 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Project Management
8 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.12%) Line Management
9 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.12%) Change Management
10 3 (9.09%) Validation
10 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
11 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
11 2 (6.06%) Coaching
11 2 (6.06%) Scrum
11 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
3 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 13 (39.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 12 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (21.21%) Degree
5 6 (18.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (57.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) HP
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Siebel
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) Charles River
3 1 (3.03%) SOASTA, Inc
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