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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 154 129
Rank change year-on-year +29 -25  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 24 9 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.89% 0.31% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.34% 1.68% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 24
Median salary £40,390 £42,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.40% -6.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,300 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,700 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

HP UFT is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 553 536 460
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.54% 18.75% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 310 286 279
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +13.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £33,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing HP UFT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 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 +11 19 £40,390 -8.20% 3
Glasgow +12 5 - -
HP UFT
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 24 (85.71%) Defect Management
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) Software Testing
4 17 (60.71%) HP
4 17 (60.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (57.14%) Selenium
5 16 (57.14%) Test Automation
5 16 (57.14%) Cucumber
5 16 (57.14%) Test Strategy
6 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
7 14 (50.00%) ISTQB
7 14 (50.00%) Test Scripting
8 13 (46.43%) Gherkin
8 13 (46.43%) Scenario Testing
9 12 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
10 11 (39.29%) Test Management
11 10 (35.71%) SDLC
12 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (32.14%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (32.14%) Integration Testing
12 9 (32.14%) V-Model
12 9 (32.14%) Waterfall
12 9 (32.14%) Degree
12 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
12 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (32.14%) Cognizant
12 9 (32.14%) Windows
13 8 (28.57%) LoadRunner
13 8 (28.57%) Finance
13 8 (28.57%) SpecFlow

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 (17.86%) Microsoft Excel
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Cucumber
1 16 (57.14%) Selenium
2 8 (28.57%) LoadRunner
2 8 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 6 (21.43%) FitNesse
4 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Analyst
1 22 (78.57%) Test Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Defect Management
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) Software Testing
4 17 (60.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (57.14%) Test Automation
5 16 (57.14%) Test Strategy
6 14 (50.00%) Test Scripting
7 13 (46.43%) Scenario Testing
8 11 (39.29%) Test Management
9 10 (35.71%) SDLC
10 9 (32.14%) Integration Testing
10 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (32.14%) V-Model
10 9 (32.14%) Waterfall
11 5 (17.86%) Exploratory Testing
11 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
11 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
11 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
12 3 (10.71%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (32.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (32.14%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) MCP
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (17.86%) OCP
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (17.86%) SAP Certification
3 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) HP
2 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (32.14%) Cognizant
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle
5 5 (17.86%) SAP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Posted: 14 days ago