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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
UK / Scotland
Rank 126 154 150
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -4
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 6 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.26% 0.20% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 1.30% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 13
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
458 463 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.18% 15.57% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 259 297 296
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +7 6 £34,000 -17.07%
HP UFT
UK

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 17 (77.27%) Test Automation
2 16 (72.73%) Cucumber
2 16 (72.73%) Software Testing
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) Defect Management
3 15 (68.18%) SpecFlow
3 15 (68.18%) Gherkin
3 15 (68.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (45.45%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) FitNesse
6 4 (18.18%) HP
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) QA
7 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) C++
7 3 (13.64%) Java
7 3 (13.64%) JUnit
7 3 (13.64%) Appium
8 2 (9.09%) Unix
8 2 (9.09%) VBA
8 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 1 (4.55%) ETL
9 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
9 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
9 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (4.55%) Test Management
9 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
9 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
9 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server

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:

Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Cucumber
2 15 (68.18%) SpecFlow
3 7 (31.82%) FitNesse
4 3 (13.64%) Appium
4 3 (13.64%) JUnit
5 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.55%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Analyst
1 15 (68.18%) Test Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Software Tester
2 5 (22.73%) Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Junior
3 3 (13.64%) Junior Software Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Junior Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Test Automation
2 16 (72.73%) Defect Management
2 16 (72.73%) Software Testing
3 15 (68.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Coaching
7 1 (4.55%) ETL
7 1 (4.55%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (4.55%) Prototyping
7 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.55%) Test Management
7 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C++
1 3 (13.64%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) HP