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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 133 134 141
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 13 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.88% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.47% 5.46% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 26
Median salary £34,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.59% -1.11%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
526 531 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.12% 16.04% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 329 325 405
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,200 £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 Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +6 13 £34,000 -32.00%
HP UFT
UK

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 16 (72.73%) Cucumber
2 15 (68.18%) Software Testing
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) Finance
3 14 (63.64%) Defect Management
4 13 (59.09%) Test Automation
5 10 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (45.45%) SpecFlow
5 10 (45.45%) Gherkin
6 6 (27.27%) Test Management
6 6 (27.27%) Selenium
7 5 (22.73%) FitNesse
7 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
7 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
8 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (18.18%) QA
8 4 (18.18%) Coaching
8 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
8 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 4 (18.18%) HP
8 4 (18.18%) ETL
9 3 (13.64%) ISEB
9 3 (13.64%) Degree
10 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
10 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
10 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (9.09%) Test Planning

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) GemFire
1 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Cucumber
2 10 (45.45%) SpecFlow
3 6 (27.27%) Selenium
4 5 (22.73%) FitNesse
5 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
7 1 (4.55%) Ant
7 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
7 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.55%) JIRA
7 1 (4.55%) JUnit
7 1 (4.55%) Maven
7 1 (4.55%) Robot Framework
7 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Private Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
1 12 (54.55%) Test Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Test Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Gherkin
2 2 (9.09%) CGI
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) Drools
3 1 (4.55%) Ehcache
3 1 (4.55%) Ext JS
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) JMS
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Software Testing
2 14 (63.64%) Defect Management
3 13 (59.09%) Test Automation
4 10 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Test Management
6 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
7 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Coaching
7 4 (18.18%) ETL
7 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
9 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
9 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
9 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Python
1 2 (9.09%) VBA
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) Jython
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ISEB
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Sybase