The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 252 282 230
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -52
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 44 42 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.36% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.83% 2.50% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 90
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
HP UFT
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1554 1681 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.39% 14.33% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1327 1487 1698
Average salary £60,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,450 £39,550
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 the City of London

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HP UFT
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in the City of London

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in the City of London

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 51 (77.27%) Selenium
2 50 (75.76%) Finance
3 44 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 34 (51.52%) Test Management
5 32 (48.48%) WebDriver
5 32 (48.48%) Java
6 29 (43.94%) LoadRunner
7 28 (42.42%) WinRunner
8 27 (40.91%) JMeter
8 27 (40.91%) QA
9 25 (37.88%) Functional Testing
9 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (30.30%) .NET
11 18 (27.27%) SOAP
11 18 (27.27%) ISEB
12 17 (25.76%) SQL
12 17 (25.76%) SoapUI
13 16 (24.24%) Telecoms
13 16 (24.24%) Banking
13 16 (24.24%) ISTQB
14 15 (22.73%) Load Testing
15 14 (21.21%) Automation Testing
15 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
15 14 (21.21%) Oracle
16 13 (19.70%) JIRA
17 12 (18.18%) Test Automation
17 12 (18.18%) Rational Functional Tester
18 11 (16.67%) Waterfall
18 11 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
18 11 (16.67%) BDD

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 6 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 6 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 51 (77.27%) Selenium
2 32 (48.48%) WebDriver
3 29 (43.94%) LoadRunner
4 28 (42.42%) WinRunner
5 27 (40.91%) JMeter
6 17 (25.76%) SoapUI
7 13 (19.70%) JIRA
8 12 (18.18%) Rational Functional Tester
9 8 (12.12%) Cucumber
10 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
10 6 (9.09%) SilkTest
11 4 (6.06%) SpecFlow
12 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (1.52%) TestComplete
13 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (1.52%) Ranorex
13 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
13 1 (1.52%) TestDirector
13 1 (1.52%) ClearQuest
General
1 50 (75.76%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Banking
2 16 (24.24%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Analyst
1 24 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 17 (25.76%) Test Leader
3 12 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Senior Test Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 6 (9.09%) QA Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Automation Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Test Architect
8 3 (4.55%) QA Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Automation Specialist
8 3 (4.55%) Automated Test Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Test Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Lead Test Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) .NET
2 18 (27.27%) SOAP
3 10 (15.15%) XML
3 10 (15.15%) HTML
4 7 (10.61%) Web Services
5 6 (9.09%) XBRL
6 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.55%) jQuery
7 3 (4.55%) XSL
7 3 (4.55%) XHTML
7 3 (4.55%) CSS
8 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.52%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) UNIX
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 34 (51.52%) Test Management
3 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (37.88%) Functional Testing
4 15 (22.73%) Load Testing
5 14 (21.21%) Automation Testing
6 12 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 11 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 11 (16.67%) BDD
7 11 (16.67%) API Testing
8 10 (15.15%) Test Strategy
8 10 (15.15%) Test Scripting
8 10 (15.15%) Performance Testing
8 10 (15.15%) TDD
9 8 (12.12%) System Testing
10 7 (10.61%) Stress Testing
10 7 (10.61%) Regression Testing
10 7 (10.61%) SDLC
11 6 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 32 (48.48%) Java
2 17 (25.76%) SQL
3 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.15%) C#
4 10 (15.15%) VBScript
5 6 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.09%) C++
6 4 (6.06%) Ruby
7 3 (4.55%) XPath
8 2 (3.03%) VBA
9 1 (1.52%) Python
9 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) ISEB
2 16 (24.24%) ISTQB
3 9 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.52%) PMP
4 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (40.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.61%) IBM
4 6 (9.09%) WorldPay
4 6 (9.09%) SAP
5 5 (7.58%) HP
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