Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for HP UFT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HP UFT over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 183 194
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11 +3
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 44 27 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.78% 0.53% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.65% 2.57% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 35
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £34,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.41% -24.44% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £43,311 £56,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,700
% change year-on-year - +2.97% +6.59%

HP UFT is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1207 1049 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.40% 20.48% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 673 628 685
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.47% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,750 £59,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing HP UFT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT 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 in Scotland.

Salary trend for HP UFT in Scotland

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for HP UFT 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 40 £52,500 +54.41%
Glasgow -9 5 £38,000 -
HP UFT
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 31 (70.45%) HP
2 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (59.09%) HP Quality Center
4 25 (56.82%) Defect Management
5 21 (47.73%) Test Automation
6 20 (45.45%) Scenario Testing
6 20 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (45.45%) Software Testing
7 18 (40.91%) LoadRunner
8 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
8 17 (38.64%) Cucumber
8 17 (38.64%) Gherkin
9 14 (31.82%) ISTQB
9 14 (31.82%) Finance
10 13 (29.55%) Selenium
10 13 (29.55%) Test Strategy
10 13 (29.55%) Test Scripting
10 13 (29.55%) Programme Delivery
10 13 (29.55%) Mobile App
11 12 (27.27%) SpecFlow
11 12 (27.27%) FitNesse
12 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 11 (25.00%) Degree
12 11 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
13 9 (20.45%) Test Management
13 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
13 9 (20.45%) Oracle
14 8 (18.18%) Windows
14 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (18.18%) Cognizant

HP UFT
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.27%) MQTT
1 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (40.91%) LoadRunner
2 17 (38.64%) Cucumber
3 13 (29.55%) Selenium
4 12 (27.27%) FitNesse
4 12 (27.27%) SpecFlow
5 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
5 5 (11.36%) JIRA
6 4 (9.09%) Toad
7 1 (2.27%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.27%) LabVIEW
7 1 (2.27%) Subversion
7 1 (2.27%) Trac
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Analyst
1 30 (68.18%) Test Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) Test Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics Test Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) QA Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Mobile App
2 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (56.82%) Defect Management
3 21 (47.73%) Test Automation
4 20 (45.45%) Scenario Testing
4 20 (45.45%) Software Testing
4 20 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (29.55%) Programme Delivery
5 13 (29.55%) Test Scripting
5 13 (29.55%) Test Strategy
6 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
6 9 (20.45%) Test Management
7 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 8 (18.18%) SDLC
7 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (18.18%) V-Model
7 8 (18.18%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) ISTQB
2 11 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (11.36%) MCP
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.36%) OCP
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (11.36%) SAP Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ISEB
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (59.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) HP
2 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) Oracle
4 8 (18.18%) Cognizant
5 5 (11.36%) SAP
6 4 (9.09%) Avaloq