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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 207 215 224
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 55 49 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.74% 0.63% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.38% 3.78% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 19
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.45%
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
1257 1296 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.01% 16.65% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 1072 1056
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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
Hertfordshire +17 35 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Essex -6 11 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Suffolk +2 4 £39,250 +20.76%
Cambridgeshire +7 3 - -
Bedfordshire +1 1 £33,000 +53.48%
Norfolk - 1 £32,500 - 1
HP UFT
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 49 (55.68%) SQL
2 46 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (51.14%) QA
3 45 (51.14%) Finance
4 43 (48.86%) Java
5 41 (46.59%) Selenium
6 40 (45.45%) UNIX
7 31 (35.23%) Test Automation
7 31 (35.23%) HP Quality Center
8 30 (34.09%) Automated Testing
8 30 (34.09%) HP
8 30 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (31.82%) MS Office
10 26 (29.55%) ISEB
10 26 (29.55%) Regression Testing
11 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
12 24 (27.27%) HTML
12 24 (27.27%) JIRA
13 22 (25.00%) XML
14 21 (23.86%) E-Commerce
14 21 (23.86%) Scrum
14 21 (23.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 20 (22.73%) System Testing
16 19 (21.59%) Software Testing
16 19 (21.59%) ISTQB
16 19 (21.59%) MS Excel
17 18 (20.45%) Manual Testing
18 16 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
18 16 (18.18%) IBM
19 15 (17.05%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 9 (10.23%) MQSeries
1 9 (10.23%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.27%) Apache
3 2 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (31.82%) MS Office
2 19 (21.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) Telnet
1 6 (6.82%) SSH
1 6 (6.82%) PuTTY
2 4 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) DB2
1 9 (10.23%) DbVisualizer
2 8 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.27%) Big Data
4 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (46.59%) Selenium
2 24 (27.27%) JIRA
3 15 (17.05%) Cucumber
4 13 (14.77%) LoadRunner
5 12 (13.64%) SoapUI
5 12 (13.64%) JMeter
6 9 (10.23%) TestDirector
7 6 (6.82%) Toad
8 5 (5.68%) Bugzilla
8 5 (5.68%) TestLink
9 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
9 4 (4.55%) Subversion
9 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
9 4 (4.55%) TestComplete
10 3 (3.41%) XMLSpy
10 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
10 3 (3.41%) LoadUI
11 2 (2.27%) ClearQuest
11 2 (2.27%) Rational Functional Tester
11 2 (2.27%) Ant
General
1 45 (51.14%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Retail
3 4 (4.55%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (61.36%) Analyst
2 48 (54.55%) Test Analyst
3 19 (21.59%) Tester
4 15 (17.05%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (17.05%) Senior Test Analyst
5 13 (14.77%) Automation Test Analyst
5 13 (14.77%) Automation Analyst
6 11 (12.50%) QA Analyst
7 10 (11.36%) Automation Tester
8 5 (5.68%) Test Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Test Team Leader
9 4 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Selenium Tester
11 2 (2.27%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.27%) HTML
2 22 (25.00%) XML
3 11 (12.50%) J2EE
4 9 (10.23%) Flash
5 8 (9.09%) SOAP
6 6 (6.82%) Middleware
7 4 (4.55%) JSON
8 2 (2.27%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.27%) Spring
8 2 (2.27%) Ajax
8 2 (2.27%) Struts
8 2 (2.27%) Swing
8 2 (2.27%) EJB
8 2 (2.27%) CSS
8 2 (2.27%) .NET
9 1 (1.14%) WPF
9 1 (1.14%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 30 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.09%) Data Integration
2 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 40 (45.45%) UNIX
2 7 (7.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.23%) Test Automation
3 30 (34.09%) Automated Testing
4 26 (29.55%) Regression Testing
5 21 (23.86%) Scrum
5 21 (23.86%) E-Commerce
6 20 (22.73%) System Testing
7 19 (21.59%) Software Testing
8 18 (20.45%) Manual Testing
9 16 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (17.05%) Time Management
11 12 (13.64%) BDD
11 12 (13.64%) Mentoring
12 11 (12.50%) Automation Testing
12 11 (12.50%) Waterfall
12 11 (12.50%) TDD
13 10 (11.36%) Project Management
13 10 (11.36%) Test Scripting
14 8 (9.09%) Data Modelling
14 8 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 49 (55.68%) SQL
2 43 (48.86%) Java
3 15 (17.05%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.05%) PL/SQL
4 7 (7.95%) VBScript
5 4 (4.55%) Python
5 4 (4.55%) Ruby
6 3 (3.41%) VB
6 3 (3.41%) C#
6 3 (3.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.14%) VBA
7 1 (1.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (29.55%) ISEB
2 21 (23.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 19 (21.59%) ISTQB
4 15 (17.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (51.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 31 (35.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (34.09%) HP
2 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
3 16 (18.18%) IBM
4 7 (7.95%) Oracle
4 7 (7.95%) WorldPay
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Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
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Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
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TRG
Salary: 30000-35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Guru Careers
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