The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 90 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.10% 0.17% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.75% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £33,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.48% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.45%
HP UFT
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
134 250 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.91% 21.29% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 128 217 174
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,250
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 Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Bedfordshire region.

HP UFT Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
Luton - 1 £33,000 -
HP UFT
East of England

HP UFT
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PuTTY
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Telnet

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Telnet
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) PuTTY
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP