The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Essex / Colchester
Rank 44 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 2 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.04% 4.66% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.88% 23.40% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Median salary £56,250 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +69.23%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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

Development Applications Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
41 47 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 21.35% 19.92% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 18
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing HP UFT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Colchester

HP UFT
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing HP UFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) Legal
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) Law
3 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) SAP
3 4 (66.67%) Test Management
3 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (66.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (83.33%) Legal
2 4 (66.67%) Law
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Test Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Test Lead
2 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP