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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 121 99 101
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 15 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.69% 1.22% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.74% 8.83% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 16
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +23.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £38,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
401 283 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.33% 13.77% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 357 259 258
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
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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 9 £37,500 -25.00%
High Wycombe -8 6 £53,500 +38.96%
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 21 (91.30%) Finance
2 15 (65.22%) Test Management
3 14 (60.87%) Test Scripting
4 13 (56.52%) QA
4 13 (56.52%) SDLC
5 12 (52.17%) Test Strategy
6 11 (47.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (47.83%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) ISEB
7 8 (34.78%) JIRA
7 8 (34.78%) Selenium
8 7 (30.43%) Performance Testing
8 7 (30.43%) HP
9 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 6 (26.09%) System Testing
9 6 (26.09%) Migration
9 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
9 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
9 6 (26.09%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
10 5 (21.74%) Business Transformation
10 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Progress
11 4 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
11 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
12 3 (13.04%) JMeter

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) JIRA
1 8 (34.78%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) JMeter
3 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.35%) eggPlant
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (91.30%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 11 (47.83%) Test Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Test Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) QA Test Manager
4 2 (8.70%) QA Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
1 2 (8.70%) XML
1 2 (8.70%) XML Messaging
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Test Management
2 14 (60.87%) Test Scripting
3 13 (56.52%) SDLC
4 12 (52.17%) Test Strategy
5 11 (47.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Performance Testing
7 6 (26.09%) System Testing
7 6 (26.09%) Migration
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
7 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
7 6 (26.09%) Data Migration
8 5 (21.74%) Business Transformation
8 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
9 4 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ISEB
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) HP
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Progress
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix