The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 186 216 201
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -15
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 78 51 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.11% 0.71% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.39% 4.30% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 57 28 39
Average salary £53,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.70% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1220 1187 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.32% 16.45% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 911 911
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

HP UFT
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in the East of England

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in the East of England

HP UFT
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Essex +30 41 £55,000 -10.20% 1
Hertfordshire +9 29 £48,000 +12.94% 3
Cambridgeshire -14 7 £41,250 -13.15% 3
Bedfordshire +3 1 £70,000 +75.00%
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 68 (53.97%) QA
2 54 (42.86%) SQL
2 54 (42.86%) HP
3 52 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (38.89%) Java
5 48 (38.10%) Selenium
6 42 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 42 (33.33%) Finance
7 38 (30.16%) LoadRunner
8 37 (29.37%) HP Quality Center
8 37 (29.37%) Test Scripting
8 37 (29.37%) Test Strategy
9 36 (28.57%) Test Management
9 36 (28.57%) ISEB
10 35 (27.78%) Unix
10 35 (27.78%) ISTQB
11 33 (26.19%) Functional Testing
12 28 (22.22%) Oracle
13 27 (21.43%) Regression Testing
13 27 (21.43%) Scrum
14 26 (20.63%) Cucumber
15 25 (19.84%) Automated Testing
16 24 (19.05%) MS Office
16 24 (19.05%) Oracle Database
17 22 (17.46%) Software Testing
18 21 (16.67%) Microsoft
18 21 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 21 (16.67%) Degree
19 20 (15.87%) Computer Science
19 20 (15.87%) SAP

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (4.76%) JBoss
2 2 (1.59%) Apache
3 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (19.05%) MS Office
2 17 (13.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.73%) SSH
1 11 (8.73%) Telnet
2 9 (7.14%) PuTTY
3 6 (4.76%) HTTP
4 2 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 8 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 48 (38.10%) Selenium
2 38 (30.16%) LoadRunner
3 26 (20.63%) Cucumber
4 15 (11.90%) JIRA
5 14 (11.11%) TestDirector
6 13 (10.32%) SoapUI
7 12 (9.52%) JMeter
8 11 (8.73%) Toad
9 9 (7.14%) Eclipse
10 8 (6.35%) Git (software)
10 8 (6.35%) JUnit
11 6 (4.76%) Subversion
11 6 (4.76%) WebDriver
12 5 (3.97%) Jenkins
12 5 (3.97%) NUnit
13 4 (3.17%) Cactus
13 4 (3.17%) DbUnit
13 4 (3.17%) JIRA Agile
13 4 (3.17%) Maven
13 4 (3.17%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 42 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (7.94%) Law
2 10 (7.94%) Manufacturing
2 10 (7.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (4.76%) Legal
4 2 (1.59%) Back Office
4 2 (1.59%) Front Office
5 1 (0.79%) Automotive
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (41.27%) Analyst
2 36 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 23 (18.25%) Tester
4 20 (15.87%) Technical Leader
5 18 (14.29%) QA Analyst
5 18 (14.29%) Team Leader
6 17 (13.49%) Test Leader
7 15 (11.90%) Test Team Leader
8 14 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
9 13 (10.32%) Senior Test Analyst
10 10 (7.94%) QA Manager
10 10 (7.94%) QA Specialist
10 10 (7.94%) SAP Manager
10 10 (7.94%) SAP Test Manager
11 9 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
11 9 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
11 9 (7.14%) Automation Tester
12 8 (6.35%) SAP Testing Manager
12 8 (6.35%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.90%) XML
2 14 (11.11%) HTML
3 12 (9.52%) SOAP
4 9 (7.14%) Web Services
5 8 (6.35%) J2EE
5 8 (6.35%) JSON
6 5 (3.97%) .NET
6 5 (3.97%) Middleware
7 4 (3.17%) Java EE
7 4 (3.17%) Swing
8 3 (2.38%) REST
9 2 (1.59%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.59%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.59%) HTML5
9 2 (1.59%) Spring
9 2 (1.59%) Struts
9 2 (1.59%) WSDL
9 2 (1.59%) XSD
10 1 (0.79%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.87%) Computer Science
2 18 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.14%) AS400
3 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.56%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.78%) Unix
2 9 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 37 (29.37%) Test Scripting
3 37 (29.37%) Test Strategy
4 36 (28.57%) Test Management
5 33 (26.19%) Functional Testing
6 27 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 27 (21.43%) Scrum
7 25 (19.84%) Automated Testing
8 22 (17.46%) Software Testing
9 18 (14.29%) Automation Testing
10 16 (12.70%) Manual Testing
11 15 (11.90%) BDD
11 15 (11.90%) V-Model
12 14 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
13 13 (10.32%) TDD
14 12 (9.52%) Data Modelling
14 12 (9.52%) E-Commerce
15 10 (7.94%) Project Management
15 10 (7.94%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (42.86%) SQL
2 49 (38.89%) Java
3 20 (15.87%) PL/SQL
4 8 (6.35%) Ruby
5 7 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.38%) Perl
7 2 (1.59%) C#
7 2 (1.59%) Python
8 1 (0.79%) Groovy
8 1 (0.79%) PHP
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (28.57%) ISEB
2 35 (27.78%) ISTQB
3 21 (16.67%) Degree
3 21 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (53.97%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) ISO 8583
2 3 (2.38%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.79%) SDET
Systems Management
1 37 (29.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (42.86%) HP
2 28 (22.22%) Oracle
3 21 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 20 (15.87%) SAP
5 19 (15.08%) IBM
6 4 (3.17%) WorldPay
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