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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 80 86 108
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +22
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 12 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.06% 1.47% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.98% 9.27% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 3
Median salary £34,000 £41,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.07% +38.33%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
241 248 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.35% 15.85% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 169 179 195
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
1 15 (78.95%) Software Testing
1 15 (78.95%) Cucumber
1 15 (78.95%) Defect Management
2 14 (73.68%) Finance
3 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
4 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (52.63%) SpecFlow
4 10 (52.63%) Gherkin
5 7 (36.84%) Test Management
6 6 (31.58%) Automation Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
7 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (26.32%) QA
7 5 (26.32%) Selenium
7 5 (26.32%) FitNesse
7 5 (26.32%) ETL
7 5 (26.32%) Prototyping
7 5 (26.32%) Coaching
8 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
9 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
9 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
9 2 (10.53%) HP
9 2 (10.53%) ISEB
9 2 (10.53%) VBA
9 2 (10.53%) Unix
10 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
10 1 (5.26%) Degree

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 (78.95%) Cucumber
2 10 (52.63%) SpecFlow
3 5 (26.32%) FitNesse
3 5 (26.32%) Selenium
3 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
1 12 (63.16%) Test Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Test Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Test Team Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Defect Management
1 15 (78.95%) Software Testing
2 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
3 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Test Management
5 6 (31.58%) Automation Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
6 5 (26.32%) Coaching
6 5 (26.32%) ETL
6 5 (26.32%) Prototyping
7 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
9 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) HP