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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 137 134 107
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -27
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 32 38 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.97% 1.02% 1.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.87% 6.57% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 20
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +18.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +7.69%
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
545 578 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.48% 15.48% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 336 400 285
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 £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
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 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 26 £50,000 - 2
Glasgow -3 5 £34,000 -2.85%
Stirling -9 1 £47,500 -1.55%
HP UFT
UK

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 40 (58.82%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (48.53%) Test Automation
2 33 (48.53%) Finance
3 28 (41.18%) Test Management
3 28 (41.18%) QA
4 26 (38.24%) Software Testing
4 26 (38.24%) ISTQB
5 20 (29.41%) HP
6 19 (27.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 19 (27.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 18 (26.47%) Test Planning
7 18 (26.47%) Test Scripting
8 16 (23.53%) Automated Testing
8 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (22.06%) SQL
10 13 (19.12%) Cucumber
11 11 (16.18%) Selenium
11 11 (16.18%) UNIX
11 11 (16.18%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (16.18%) ISEB
12 10 (14.71%) Banking
12 10 (14.71%) Fund Accounting
12 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (14.71%) Test Strategy
13 9 (13.24%) Degree
13 9 (13.24%) FIXML
13 9 (13.24%) JMS
13 9 (13.24%) VBA
13 9 (13.24%) WebLogic
14 8 (11.76%) Microsoft

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (13.24%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.47%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Cucumber
2 11 (16.18%) Selenium
3 7 (10.29%) LoadRunner
3 7 (10.29%) SpecFlow
4 6 (8.82%) JIRA
5 4 (5.88%) FitNesse
6 3 (4.41%) Hudson
6 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.47%) QAComplete
7 1 (1.47%) JMeter
7 1 (1.47%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.47%) MSTest
General
1 33 (48.53%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Banking
3 8 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Analyst
2 20 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 13 (19.12%) Test Manager
4 12 (17.65%) Tester
5 10 (14.71%) Test Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Automation Tester
6 9 (13.24%) QA Automation Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) QA Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) Test Leader
8 4 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Quality Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Test Team Leader
9 3 (4.41%) Programme Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.41%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Programme Test Manager
10 2 (2.94%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) JMS
1 9 (13.24%) FIXML
2 7 (10.29%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (1.47%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) UNIX
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Android
3 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) Test Automation
2 28 (41.18%) Test Management
3 26 (38.24%) Software Testing
4 18 (26.47%) Test Scripting
4 18 (26.47%) Test Planning
5 16 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.71%) Test Strategy
6 10 (14.71%) Fund Accounting
7 8 (11.76%) Line Management
8 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (8.82%) Project Management
9 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.82%) SDLC
10 5 (7.35%) Change Management
11 4 (5.88%) Validation
11 4 (5.88%) Process Improvement
12 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
12 3 (4.41%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) VBA
3 4 (5.88%) Java
4 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.47%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) ISTQB
2 19 (27.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 19 (27.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 11 (16.18%) ISEB
4 9 (13.24%) Degree
5 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (41.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 40 (58.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) HP
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) Charles River
4 1 (1.47%) FatWire
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