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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 119 114 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 13 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.57% 1.01% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.29% 7.72% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 13
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £38,350 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +10.00%
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
395 272 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.23% 13.02% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 348 255 264
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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
High Wycombe 0 6 £53,500 +38.96%
Milton Keynes -14 6 £37,500 -16.66%
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 14 (73.68%) Test Management
3 13 (68.42%) SDLC
4 11 (57.89%) Test Scripting
4 11 (57.89%) Test Strategy
4 11 (57.89%) QA
5 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (42.11%) Selenium
6 8 (42.11%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) Migration
7 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
7 6 (31.58%) System Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
7 6 (31.58%) JIRA
8 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
8 5 (26.32%) HP
8 5 (26.32%) ISEB
9 4 (21.05%) Progress
9 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
9 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Business Transformation
10 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
11 1 (5.26%) Incident Management

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Selenium
2 6 (31.58%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) eggPlant
General
1 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Test Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Test Manager
3 6 (31.58%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) QA Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) QA Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Test Management
2 13 (68.42%) SDLC
3 11 (57.89%) Test Scripting
3 11 (57.89%) Test Strategy
4 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Migration
5 6 (31.58%) System Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Business Transformation
7 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Progress
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) SAP