The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 192 171 184
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 17 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.86% 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.82% 6.80% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 40 33
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +10.00%
HP UFT
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
603 706 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.07% 12.70% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 477 577 510
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 Berkshire

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Berkshire

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Berkshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Reading -27 10 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Maidenhead +10 1 £55,000 +42.85%
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 25 (65.79%) Selenium
2 19 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (44.74%) QA
3 17 (44.74%) Automation Testing
4 16 (42.11%) HP
5 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (31.58%) Finance
7 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
8 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
8 10 (26.32%) Test Scripting
8 10 (26.32%) C#
9 8 (21.05%) Java
9 8 (21.05%) VB
9 8 (21.05%) Windows
9 8 (21.05%) Software Testing
9 8 (21.05%) ISTQB
10 7 (18.42%) Scrum
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.42%) Cucumber
11 6 (15.79%) Performance Testing
11 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
11 6 (15.79%) LoadRunner
11 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
11 6 (15.79%) VBScript
11 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
12 5 (13.16%) SQL
12 5 (13.16%) .NET
12 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (65.79%) Selenium
2 7 (18.42%) Cucumber
3 6 (15.79%) LoadRunner
4 4 (10.53%) SoapUI
4 4 (10.53%) JBehave
5 3 (7.89%) JMeter
6 2 (5.26%) Subversion
6 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.26%) RSpec
6 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.26%) Robotium
6 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.26%) Ranorex
7 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.63%) WinRunner
7 1 (2.63%) TestDirector
7 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Tester
1 9 (23.68%) Test Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Test Manager
3 6 (15.79%) QA Tester
4 5 (13.16%) QA Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Support Specialist
4 5 (13.16%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Graduate Software Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
1 5 (13.16%) Application Packaging
2 4 (10.53%) CSS
2 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 4 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) Ajax
3 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.26%) SOAP
3 2 (5.26%) jQuery
3 2 (5.26%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 5 (13.16%) Windows 2000
3 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (2.63%) UNIX
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Automation Testing
2 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.95%) Test Automation
4 10 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 8 (21.05%) Software Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Scrum
7 6 (15.79%) Performance Testing
8 5 (13.16%) ITIL
8 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
9 4 (10.53%) Test Management
9 4 (10.53%) SDLC
10 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
10 3 (7.89%) System Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Wealth Management
10 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
11 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
11 2 (5.26%) CMMI
11 2 (5.26%) Release Management
11 2 (5.26%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) C#
2 8 (21.05%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) VB
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) VBScript
4 5 (13.16%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.26%) XPath
5 2 (5.26%) Groovy
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 5 (13.16%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.53%) ISEB
4 4 (10.53%) Degree
5 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (44.74%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) HP
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
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