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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 212 165 216
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +51
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 11 61 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 1.11% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.93% 8.93% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 48 8
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +11.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
569 683 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.14% 12.48% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 492 530 522
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 13 February 2016. 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 -30 9 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Newbury - 2 £40,000 -
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (74.36%) Selenium
2 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (48.72%) Finance
3 19 (48.72%) Performance Testing
3 19 (48.72%) QA
4 18 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 18 (46.15%) Java
5 17 (43.59%) C#
5 17 (43.59%) HP Quality Center
6 16 (41.03%) Cucumber
6 16 (41.03%) ISTQB
6 16 (41.03%) HP
6 16 (41.03%) LoadRunner
7 15 (38.46%) SQL
8 14 (35.90%) Web Services
9 12 (30.77%) .NET
9 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
10 11 (28.21%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (28.21%) Automation Testing
11 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
11 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
11 10 (25.64%) Banking
11 10 (25.64%) Scrum
11 10 (25.64%) Defect Management
12 9 (23.08%) SDLC
12 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
12 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
12 9 (23.08%) Manual Testing
12 9 (23.08%) Mentoring

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (74.36%) Selenium
2 16 (41.03%) Cucumber
2 16 (41.03%) LoadRunner
3 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
4 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
4 8 (20.51%) JBehave
4 8 (20.51%) Ranorex
4 8 (20.51%) RSpec
4 8 (20.51%) Subversion
5 6 (15.38%) JMeter
5 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.13%) Ant
6 2 (5.13%) Maven
6 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Banking
3 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 8 (20.51%) Games
4 8 (20.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Analyst
1 14 (35.90%) Test Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Senior Test Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Test Leader
4 10 (25.64%) Performance Test Leader
4 10 (25.64%) Tester
5 8 (20.51%) QA Tester
5 8 (20.51%) Test Engineer
6 7 (17.95%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Automation Test Lead
7 6 (15.38%) Performance Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Performance Test Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Senior Performance Engineer
8 5 (12.82%) Automation Analyst
8 5 (12.82%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (12.82%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
8 5 (12.82%) Test Manager
9 4 (10.26%) Service Analyst
9 4 (10.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) Web Services
2 12 (30.77%) .NET
3 8 (20.51%) Ajax
3 8 (20.51%) CSS
3 8 (20.51%) HTML
4 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 6 (15.38%) Gherkin
5 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.13%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Unix
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) Performance Testing
3 18 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 11 (28.21%) Automation Testing
5 11 (28.21%) Non-Functional Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (25.64%) Defect Management
6 10 (25.64%) Scrum
7 9 (23.08%) Manual Testing
7 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 9 (23.08%) SDLC
8 8 (20.51%) API Testing
8 8 (20.51%) BDD
8 8 (20.51%) Logistics
8 8 (20.51%) OOP
8 8 (20.51%) Test Management
9 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) Java
2 17 (43.59%) C#
3 15 (38.46%) SQL
4 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) C
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (48.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (43.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) HP
2 8 (20.51%) SAP
3 6 (15.38%) Citrix
3 6 (15.38%) IBM
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle
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