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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 247 274 259
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 18 44 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.42% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% 3.00% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 56
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £35,500 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1157 1465 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.33% 14.11% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 1301 1374
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Selenium
3 11 (47.83%) ISEB
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) HP
5 8 (34.78%) QA
5 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
5 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
5 8 (34.78%) Automation Testing
5 8 (34.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (30.43%) BDD
6 7 (30.43%) Java
7 6 (26.09%) Test Planning
7 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
7 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
8 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (21.74%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) Scrum
8 5 (21.74%) SDLC
9 4 (17.39%) QA Automation
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
9 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
9 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Selenium
2 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
2 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
3 3 (13.04%) WinRunner
4 2 (8.70%) ClearQuest
4 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.70%) TestComplete
4 2 (8.70%) TestDirector
4 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) JMeter
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Test Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Test Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (8.70%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Test Programme Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Test Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) Ajax
3 1 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (13.04%) Fintech
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Automation Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
2 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
3 7 (30.43%) BDD
4 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Test Planning
4 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) QA Automation
6 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
7 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Coaching
7 3 (13.04%) Kanban
7 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) ISEB
2 8 (34.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SDET
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) WorldPay
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Cognizant
5 1 (4.35%) SAP
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