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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 38 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.14% 0.52% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.06% 2.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
HP UFT
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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
33 48 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 18.86% 24.74% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 16
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 15 (78.95%) LoadRunner
1 15 (78.95%) Test Scripting
1 15 (78.95%) Test Strategy
2 12 (63.16%) Test Management
3 7 (36.84%) Service Management
3 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
4 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (31.58%) SAP
4 6 (31.58%) Law
4 6 (31.58%) Legal
4 6 (31.58%) ISEB
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) JIRA
6 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (21.05%) QA
6 4 (21.05%) Selenium
6 4 (21.05%) Maven
6 4 (21.05%) Cactus
6 4 (21.05%) NUnit
6 4 (21.05%) IBM
6 4 (21.05%) HP
6 4 (21.05%) JMeter
6 4 (21.05%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) Ant
6 4 (21.05%) JUnit
6 4 (21.05%) JBoss
6 4 (21.05%) Swing
6 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) LoadRunner
2 4 (21.05%) Ant
2 4 (21.05%) Cactus
2 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
2 4 (21.05%) DbUnit
2 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 4 (21.05%) JIRA Agile
2 4 (21.05%) JMeter
2 4 (21.05%) JUnit
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
2 4 (21.05%) NUnit
2 4 (21.05%) Rational Functional Tester
2 4 (21.05%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.26%) ArgoUML
3 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
3 1 (5.26%) JProfiler
3 1 (5.26%) Rational Rose
3 1 (5.26%) Redmine
3 1 (5.26%) The Grinder
General
1 6 (31.58%) Law
1 6 (31.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Test Leader
2 12 (63.16%) Team Leader
2 12 (63.16%) Test Team Leader
3 11 (57.89%) Technical Leader
4 8 (42.11%) Technical Team Leader
5 4 (21.05%) QA Tester
5 4 (21.05%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Java EE
1 4 (21.05%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Test Scripting
1 15 (78.95%) Test Strategy
2 12 (63.16%) Test Management
3 7 (36.84%) Service Management
4 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Use Case
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
2 6 (31.58%) ISEB
3 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) SAP
2 4 (21.05%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle