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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 194 246 233
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -13
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 62 30 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.94% 0.40% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.82% 2.42% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 42 15 48
Median salary £48,750 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
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
1066 1242 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.14% 16.63% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1016 1147
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 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 27 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +37 31 £38,000 -18.71% 3
Bedfordshire +17 9 £65,000 +30.00%
Suffolk +17 9 £35,000 -
Essex +11 8 £42,500 -2.29% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 5 £40,000 +3.89%
HP UFT
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 East of England region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 85 (59.86%) HP
2 77 (54.23%) Selenium
3 75 (52.82%) QA
4 69 (48.59%) SQL
4 69 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (45.77%) Finance
6 58 (40.85%) Test Automation
7 56 (39.44%) Java
8 51 (35.92%) HP Quality Center
9 50 (35.21%) Test Management
10 49 (34.51%) Test Scripting
11 44 (30.99%) Cucumber
12 42 (29.58%) LoadRunner
13 40 (28.17%) Functional Testing
14 39 (27.46%) Unix
15 34 (23.94%) Oracle
15 34 (23.94%) IBM
16 33 (23.24%) Oracle Database
17 32 (22.54%) Software Testing
18 31 (21.83%) ISTQB
19 30 (21.13%) Regression Testing
20 27 (19.01%) Automated Testing
20 27 (19.01%) Test Strategy
21 26 (18.31%) SoapUI
22 25 (17.61%) ISEB
23 24 (16.90%) BDD
23 24 (16.90%) JIRA
24 23 (16.20%) Automation Testing
24 23 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
24 23 (16.20%) PL/SQL

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (3.52%) JBoss
2 3 (2.11%) MQSeries
2 3 (2.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (12.68%) MS Office
2 16 (11.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.63%) SSH
1 8 (5.63%) Telnet
2 4 (2.82%) PuTTY
3 2 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.24%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.11%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.11%) DB2
3 3 (2.11%) DbVisualizer
4 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.70%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 77 (54.23%) Selenium
2 44 (30.99%) Cucumber
3 42 (29.58%) LoadRunner
4 26 (18.31%) SoapUI
5 24 (16.90%) JIRA
6 13 (9.15%) WebDriver
7 11 (7.75%) Git (software)
8 9 (6.34%) RSpec
8 9 (6.34%) Subversion
9 8 (5.63%) JBehave
9 8 (5.63%) JMeter
9 8 (5.63%) Ranorex
9 8 (5.63%) Toad
10 6 (4.23%) ClearQuest
11 5 (3.52%) Jenkins
12 4 (2.82%) JUnit
13 3 (2.11%) Ant
13 3 (2.11%) Maven
13 3 (2.11%) NUnit
13 3 (2.11%) TestDirector
General
1 65 (45.77%) Finance
2 16 (11.27%) Banking
3 11 (7.75%) Retail
4 8 (5.63%) Games
4 8 (5.63%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.23%) Law
6 3 (2.11%) Legal
7 2 (1.41%) Back Office
7 2 (1.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 65 (45.77%) Analyst
2 59 (41.55%) Test Analyst
3 28 (19.72%) Tester
4 24 (16.90%) Automation Test Analyst
5 16 (11.27%) Technical Leader
6 15 (10.56%) Team Leader
7 14 (9.86%) Consultant
7 14 (9.86%) Test Leader
8 13 (9.15%) Automation Tester
9 12 (8.45%) SQL Analyst
9 12 (8.45%) Technical Team Leader
9 12 (8.45%) Test Team Leader
10 11 (7.75%) Agile Test Analyst
10 11 (7.75%) Financial Analyst
10 11 (7.75%) Service Analyst
11 10 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (7.04%) Senior Test Analyst
12 9 (6.34%) Test Automation Consultant
12 9 (6.34%) Test Consultant
12 9 (6.34%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.68%) SOAP
2 15 (10.56%) Web Services
3 13 (9.15%) HTML
4 10 (7.04%) J2EE
4 10 (7.04%) REST
5 9 (6.34%) .NET
6 8 (5.63%) Ajax
6 8 (5.63%) CSS
7 5 (3.52%) XML
8 3 (2.11%) Flash
8 3 (2.11%) Java EE
9 2 (1.41%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.41%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.41%) HTML5
9 2 (1.41%) JSON
9 2 (1.41%) Spring
9 2 (1.41%) Struts
9 2 (1.41%) Swing
9 2 (1.41%) WSDL
9 2 (1.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.86%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.45%) Data Integration
4 10 (7.04%) NHS
5 9 (6.34%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.11%) AS400
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (27.46%) Unix
2 14 (9.86%) Linux
3 5 (3.52%) Solaris
3 5 (3.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (40.85%) Test Automation
3 50 (35.21%) Test Management
4 49 (34.51%) Test Scripting
5 40 (28.17%) Functional Testing
6 32 (22.54%) Software Testing
7 30 (21.13%) Regression Testing
8 27 (19.01%) Automated Testing
8 27 (19.01%) Test Strategy
9 24 (16.90%) BDD
10 23 (16.20%) Automation Testing
11 21 (14.79%) Scrum
12 20 (14.08%) Waterfall
13 18 (12.68%) API Testing
14 17 (11.97%) Data Modelling
14 17 (11.97%) Test Planning
15 16 (11.27%) Non-Functional Testing
16 15 (10.56%) Mentoring
17 14 (9.86%) Manual Testing
17 14 (9.86%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 69 (48.59%) SQL
2 56 (39.44%) Java
3 23 (16.20%) PL/SQL
4 16 (11.27%) JavaScript
5 14 (9.86%) C#
5 14 (9.86%) Shell Script
6 10 (7.04%) VB
7 3 (2.11%) Ruby
8 2 (1.41%) Groovy
8 2 (1.41%) VBA
8 2 (1.41%) VBScript
9 1 (0.70%) C++
9 1 (0.70%) PHP
9 1 (0.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (21.83%) ISTQB
2 25 (17.61%) ISEB
3 22 (15.49%) Degree
4 8 (5.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.23%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (52.82%) QA
2 3 (2.11%) ISO 8583
2 3 (2.11%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.70%) SDET
Systems Management
1 51 (35.92%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.93%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 85 (59.86%) HP
2 34 (23.94%) IBM
2 34 (23.94%) Oracle
3 18 (12.68%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.45%) SAP
5 2 (1.41%) Citrix
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