The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 151 181 147
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -34
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 26 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.70% 0.16% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.74% 1.01% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 23
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £42,500 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
HP UFT
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 East Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
549 595 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.84% 15.71% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 488 486 515
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

HP UFT
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in the East Midlands

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

HP UFT
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire +16 16 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Northamptonshire +3 9 £45,000 +11.11%
Leicestershire - 2 £34,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £34,000 - 1
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 31 (79.49%) Java
1 31 (79.49%) Automated Testing
2 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (66.67%) Selenium
4 23 (58.97%) QA
5 20 (51.28%) C#
6 19 (48.72%) .NET
6 19 (48.72%) Test Automation
7 18 (46.15%) Scrum
7 18 (46.15%) Finance
8 16 (41.03%) LoadRunner
9 15 (38.46%) XML
10 14 (35.90%) ISEB
11 12 (30.77%) Windows
11 12 (30.77%) C++
12 11 (28.21%) Ranorex
13 10 (25.64%) Manual Testing
13 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
13 10 (25.64%) JIRA
13 10 (25.64%) Oracle
13 10 (25.64%) VB
13 10 (25.64%) DB2
13 10 (25.64%) Linux
13 10 (25.64%) UNIX
13 10 (25.64%) Internet
14 9 (23.08%) RACF
14 9 (23.08%) JCL
14 9 (23.08%) Middleware
14 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
14 9 (23.08%) CICS

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 9 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (23.08%) JBoss
1 9 (23.08%) CICS
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle Workflow
1 9 (23.08%) WebSphere
1 9 (23.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Internet
2 9 (23.08%) FTP
2 9 (23.08%) DNS
2 9 (23.08%) SSL
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) DB2
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (66.67%) Selenium
2 16 (41.03%) LoadRunner
3 11 (28.21%) Ranorex
4 10 (25.64%) JIRA
5 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 9 (23.08%) Hudson
6 8 (20.51%) TestComplete
7 7 (17.95%) Bugzilla
8 6 (15.38%) WebDriver
9 4 (10.26%) FitNesse
10 3 (7.69%) TestPartner
10 3 (7.69%) SpecFlow
11 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (2.56%) Selenium IDE
12 1 (2.56%) NUnit
12 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
12 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (2.56%) TestDirector
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Games
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) QA Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Environment Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Environment Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Automated Test Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Tester
8 1 (2.56%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.56%) Test Specialist
8 1 (2.56%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Automated Tester
8 1 (2.56%) QA Specialist
8 1 (2.56%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) .NET
2 15 (38.46%) XML
3 9 (23.08%) Middleware
3 9 (23.08%) Java EE
3 9 (23.08%) SOAP
3 9 (23.08%) Web Services
4 4 (10.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) UNIX
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Vista
3 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Automated Testing
2 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (48.72%) Test Automation
4 18 (46.15%) Scrum
5 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
5 10 (25.64%) Manual Testing
6 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (23.08%) DevOps
6 9 (23.08%) Workflow
6 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 9 (23.08%) Workflow Management
7 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Content Management
9 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Change Management
9 4 (10.26%) TDD
9 4 (10.26%) V-Model
9 4 (10.26%) Automation Testing
9 4 (10.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) Java
2 20 (51.28%) C#
3 12 (30.77%) C++
4 10 (25.64%) VB
5 9 (23.08%) Python
5 9 (23.08%) REXX
5 9 (23.08%) JCL
5 9 (23.08%) Ruby
5 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.08%) Perl
5 9 (23.08%) COBOL
5 9 (23.08%) SQL
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) ISEB
2 8 (20.51%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (58.97%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) CA Endevor
1 9 (23.08%) Puppet
1 9 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle
2 9 (23.08%) IBM
2 9 (23.08%) Informatica
2 9 (23.08%) F5
2 9 (23.08%) New Relic
3 1 (2.56%) Perforce
3 1 (2.56%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
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