The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 32 39 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 3.81% 1.63% 5.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.86% 9.30% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £47,500 £61,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.44% +28.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
HP UFT
Essex

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

Development Applications Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
35 43 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 16.67% 17.55% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 6
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -35.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £85,000 £80,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Brentwood

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 26 (92.86%) QA
2 18 (64.29%) HP
3 16 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 15 (53.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (53.57%) Finance
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
5 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
5 13 (46.43%) MS Office
6 12 (42.86%) ISEB
6 12 (42.86%) TestDirector
6 12 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (39.29%) ISTQB
7 11 (39.29%) SQL
8 9 (32.14%) AS400
9 7 (25.00%) Test Planning
9 7 (25.00%) Degree
9 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 7 (25.00%) QA Automation
10 6 (21.43%) SoapUI
10 6 (21.43%) SOAP
11 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
12 4 (14.29%) Line Management
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (14.29%) Selenium
12 4 (14.29%) ETL
12 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (14.29%) SAP
12 4 (14.29%) Oracle

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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.

Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
1 13 (46.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) TestDirector
2 6 (21.43%) SoapUI
3 4 (14.29%) Selenium
4 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
4 3 (10.71%) XMLSpy
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Back Office
2 2 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Analyst
2 18 (64.29%) QA Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) QA Specialist
4 6 (21.43%) Test Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Automation Specialist
6 3 (10.71%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Lead
8 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Senior QA Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
8 1 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) SOAP
2 3 (10.71%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) AS400
2 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 7 (25.00%) QA Automation
2 7 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.29%) ETL
4 4 (14.29%) Line Management
5 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
5 3 (10.71%) SDLC
5 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
6 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Test Management
6 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Groovy
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (42.86%) ISEB
3 11 (39.29%) ISTQB
4 7 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (92.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) HP
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) SAP
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