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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 29 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 3.61% 3.23% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.22% 21.43% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
37 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 22.29% 15.05% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 14
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 7 July 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (76.47%) ISTQB
3 11 (64.71%) Finance
4 10 (58.82%) SOAP
4 10 (58.82%) SoapUI
5 9 (52.94%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (52.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
5 9 (52.94%) Middleware
6 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
6 8 (47.06%) Selenium
7 6 (35.29%) XMLSpy
8 5 (29.41%) HP
8 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
9 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (23.53%) MS Office
9 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
10 3 (17.65%) TestDirector
10 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
11 2 (11.76%) Data Conversion
11 2 (11.76%) AWD
11 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
11 2 (11.76%) ISEB
11 2 (11.76%) SQL
11 2 (11.76%) VBScript
11 2 (11.76%) VB
11 2 (11.76%) Banking
11 2 (11.76%) Degree
11 2 (11.76%) Computer Science

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 4 (23.53%) MS Office
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) AWD
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) SoapUI
2 8 (47.06%) Selenium
3 6 (35.29%) XMLSpy
4 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
5 3 (17.65%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) QA Analyst
3 8 (47.06%) Test Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) QA Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) SOAP
2 9 (52.94%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Data Conversion
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Management
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.88%) System Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) VBScript
1 2 (11.76%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) ISTQB
2 9 (52.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (11.76%) ISEB
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft