The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 107 96 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -31
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 6 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 1.22% 2.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.60% 6.18% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 15
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.45%
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 Glasgow region.

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
231 275 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.74% 19.77% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 114 161 131
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Glasgow region.

HP UFT Salary Trend in Glasgow

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (59.09%) SQL
1 13 (59.09%) QA
2 12 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Finance
3 11 (50.00%) UNIX
4 10 (45.45%) Automated Testing
5 9 (40.91%) JMS
5 9 (40.91%) HP
5 9 (40.91%) VBA
5 9 (40.91%) WebLogic
5 9 (40.91%) FIXML
6 7 (31.82%) Selenium
7 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
7 6 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
7 6 (27.27%) LoadRunner
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (18.18%) JIRA
9 3 (13.64%) FitNesse
9 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
9 3 (13.64%) SDLC
9 3 (13.64%) Hudson
9 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.64%) Java

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (40.91%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 6 (27.27%) LoadRunner
3 4 (18.18%) JIRA
4 3 (13.64%) FitNesse
4 3 (13.64%) Hudson
4 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Test Engineer
1 9 (40.91%) QA Engineer
1 9 (40.91%) QA Automation Engineer
1 9 (40.91%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Test Leader
4 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Lead Test Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Quality Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) QA Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Tester
7 2 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) JMS
1 9 (40.91%) FIXML
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) WebCenter
3 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 10 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Validation
3 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 2 (9.09%) User Stories
4 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Content Management
5 1 (4.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) VBA
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
1 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) FatWire