The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 122 120 137
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 12 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.57% 0.62% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.07% 3.61% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 8
Average salary - £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
HP UFT
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
391 360 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.70% 17.14% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 315 294 326
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £34,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Cambridge +1 12 - -
HP UFT
East of England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (87.50%) SQL
1 14 (87.50%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Selenium
3 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 10 (62.50%) BDD
4 9 (56.25%) RSpec
4 9 (56.25%) OOP
4 9 (56.25%) C#
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
5 8 (50.00%) API Testing
5 8 (50.00%) Games
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (50.00%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (50.00%) JBehave
5 8 (50.00%) Ranorex
5 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (50.00%) Banking
5 8 (50.00%) Retail
5 8 (50.00%) Subversion
5 8 (50.00%) Logistics
5 8 (50.00%) Ajax
6 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Selenium
2 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
2 9 (56.25%) RSpec
3 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (50.00%) JBehave
3 8 (50.00%) Ranorex
3 8 (50.00%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) NUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Banking
2 8 (50.00%) Games
2 8 (50.00%) Retail
2 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Senior Tester
1 5 (31.25%) Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Test Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Test Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) Web Services
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) Ajax
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) J2EE
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) BDD
1 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 9 (56.25%) OOP
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) API Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (50.00%) Logistics
4 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (31.25%) SOA
5 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (31.25%) V-Model
6 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Presales
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) C#
4 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SDET
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) WorldPay