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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 127 158 115
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -43
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 35 18 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.11% 0.49% 1.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.14% 3.20% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 23
Average salary £50,000 £34,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.98% -19.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +10.00%
HP UFT
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
490 562 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.48% 15.28% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 312 403 312
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Scotland

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Scotland

HP UFT
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +21 23 £50,000 - 2
Glasgow +12 12 £34,000 -0.72% 1
HP UFT
UK

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 32 (54.24%) Finance
2 27 (45.76%) HP Quality Center
3 26 (44.07%) QA
4 25 (42.37%) ISTQB
4 25 (42.37%) Test Automation
5 21 (35.59%) Software Testing
6 20 (33.90%) HP
7 19 (32.20%) Automated Testing
8 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (30.51%) Test Scripting
8 18 (30.51%) SQL
9 16 (27.12%) Test Management
9 16 (27.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 15 (25.42%) Test Planning
10 15 (25.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (22.03%) Cucumber
12 11 (18.64%) Selenium
12 11 (18.64%) UNIX
13 9 (15.25%) Test Strategy
13 9 (15.25%) Degree
13 9 (15.25%) FIXML
13 9 (15.25%) WebLogic
13 9 (15.25%) VBA
13 9 (15.25%) ISEB
13 9 (15.25%) LoadRunner
13 9 (15.25%) JMS
14 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
15 7 (11.86%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (11.86%) SpecFlow
16 6 (10.17%) Gherkin

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (15.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.69%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Cucumber
2 11 (18.64%) Selenium
3 9 (15.25%) LoadRunner
4 7 (11.86%) SpecFlow
5 4 (6.78%) JIRA
5 4 (6.78%) FitNesse
6 3 (5.08%) Hudson
6 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.39%) MSTest
7 2 (3.39%) JMeter
7 2 (3.39%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (1.69%) WinRunner
8 1 (1.69%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.69%) QAComplete
8 1 (1.69%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 32 (54.24%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
2 17 (28.81%) Test Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Tester
3 11 (18.64%) Test Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) QA Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) QA Automation Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Automation Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Automation Tester
6 8 (13.56%) Test Manager
7 7 (11.86%) Test Leader
8 4 (6.78%) Lead Test Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Test Team Leader
9 3 (5.08%) Programme Manager
9 3 (5.08%) QA Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.08%) Quality Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Programme Test Manager
10 2 (3.39%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) JMS
1 9 (15.25%) FIXML
2 6 (10.17%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.39%) Web Services
4 1 (1.69%) .NET
4 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.69%) Ajax
4 1 (1.69%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) UNIX
2 3 (5.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) Test Automation
2 21 (35.59%) Software Testing
3 19 (32.20%) Automated Testing
4 18 (30.51%) Test Scripting
4 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (27.12%) Test Management
6 15 (25.42%) Test Planning
7 9 (15.25%) Test Strategy
8 7 (11.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.17%) Project Management
9 6 (10.17%) Line Management
10 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
10 5 (8.47%) Change Management
10 5 (8.47%) Validation
10 5 (8.47%) SDLC
11 3 (5.08%) Regression Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Scrum
11 3 (5.08%) Process Improvement
12 2 (3.39%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) VBA
3 5 (8.47%) Java
4 2 (3.39%) Python
4 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.69%) VBScript
5 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.69%) C#
5 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (42.37%) ISTQB
2 16 (27.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 15 (25.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (15.25%) ISEB
4 9 (15.25%) Degree
5 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
5 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (44.07%) QA
Systems Management
1 27 (45.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (33.90%) HP
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) Siebel
4 1 (1.69%) Citrix
4 1 (1.69%) Charles River
4 1 (1.69%) FatWire
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