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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 89 97 105
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.32% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.17% 2.79% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £28,757 £34,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £46,000 £46,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
184 179 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.64% 13.15% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 139 130 159
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 19 (82.61%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (73.91%) Test Management
3 11 (47.83%) Software Testing
3 11 (47.83%) ISEB
3 11 (47.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
5 9 (39.13%) QA
5 9 (39.13%) Selenium
6 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (34.78%) Fund Accounting
6 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (34.78%) Functional Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (30.43%) SDLC
7 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
7 7 (30.43%) Finance
7 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
7 7 (30.43%) Android
7 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
7 7 (30.43%) Performance Testing
7 7 (30.43%) JIRA
8 6 (26.09%) Banking
8 6 (26.09%) Investment Banking
9 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
9 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
10 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (17.39%) Test Planning
10 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
11 3 (13.04%) Degree
11 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Selenium
2 7 (30.43%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.35%) FitNesse
4 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 6 (26.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Test Leader
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) QA Leader
2 7 (30.43%) Test Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Tester
4 1 (4.35%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Android
1 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Test Management
2 11 (47.83%) Software Testing
3 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) Functional Testing
4 8 (34.78%) Fund Accounting
5 7 (30.43%) Performance Testing
5 7 (30.43%) SDLC
5 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
6 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
7 4 (17.39%) Test Planning
7 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
8 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management
9 2 (8.70%) Change Management
9 2 (8.70%) Defect Management
9 2 (8.70%) Line Management
9 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
9 2 (8.70%) Project Management
9 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) C++
2 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) VB
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) ISEB
1 11 (47.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
3 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) MCP
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) OCP
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (82.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) HP
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
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