The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 139 117 108
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -9
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 1 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.053% 0.44% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 2.61% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +10.00%
HP UFT
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
432 307 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 23.08% 16.95% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 382 259 254
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,576 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £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 Bristol

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Bristol

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) WebDriver
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) QA
4 5 (45.45%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Law
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
6 3 (27.27%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) ISEB
7 2 (18.18%) Electronics
7 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Open Source
7 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (9.09%) SaaS
8 1 (9.09%) Puppet
8 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
8 1 (9.09%) NAS
8 1 (9.09%) C
8 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) WebDriver
3 5 (45.45%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Law
3 2 (18.18%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Test Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Automation Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) DTV
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Web Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
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