The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 121 110 112
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 5 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.28% 0.28% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.38% 2.54% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Average salary £42,395 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.05% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,037 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £39,500 £38,250
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
362 197 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.31% 11.23% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 336 171 181
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Milton Keynes -13 3 £36,395 -2.94%
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) ISEB
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) Test Management
3 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (41.67%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
4 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 4 (33.33%) SAP
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) Unix
5 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
5 3 (25.00%) JIRA
5 3 (25.00%) JMeter
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) XML Messaging
6 2 (16.67%) Automotive
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (16.67%) IBM
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
6 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) JMeter
2 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Messaging Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) XML Messaging
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (41.67%) Test Management
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
6 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (8.33%) HP AIS
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) IBM