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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
England / East of England
Rank 217 195 229
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +34
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 27 80 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 1.08% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.29% 6.67% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 50 32
Median salary £35,000 £49,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +12.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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
1180 1200 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.38% 16.19% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 971 980
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,001 £60,000 £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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 -10 17 £35,000 -27.08% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Essex -7 4 £55,000 -4.34%
Suffolk +20 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
HP UFT
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (57.58%) Selenium
3 34 (51.52%) QA
4 33 (50.00%) Finance
4 33 (50.00%) Java
5 32 (48.48%) C#
5 32 (48.48%) Unix
5 32 (48.48%) Functional Testing
6 31 (46.97%) Scrum
7 29 (43.94%) Linux
8 28 (42.42%) Python
8 28 (42.42%) Automation Testing
9 27 (40.91%) SQL
10 23 (34.85%) Regression Testing
11 22 (33.33%) JIRA
12 20 (30.30%) Test Automation
12 20 (30.30%) BDD
12 20 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (28.79%) Test Scripting
14 18 (27.27%) HP
15 15 (22.73%) Automated Testing
15 15 (22.73%) ISTQB
15 15 (22.73%) Cucumber
16 14 (21.21%) Agile Testing
16 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (19.70%) HP Quality Center
17 13 (19.70%) TDD
17 13 (19.70%) Shell Script
18 12 (18.18%) Test Management
18 12 (18.18%) Test Strategy

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 7 (10.61%) Confluence
1 7 (10.61%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (57.58%) Selenium
2 22 (33.33%) JIRA
3 15 (22.73%) Cucumber
4 12 (18.18%) WebDriver
5 10 (15.15%) LoadRunner
6 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
7 8 (12.12%) SoapUI
7 8 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (10.61%) JUnit
8 7 (10.61%) Maven
9 6 (9.09%) SpecFlow
10 4 (6.06%) TestDirector
10 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
11 2 (3.03%) Bugzilla
11 2 (3.03%) JBehave
11 2 (3.03%) Ranorex
11 2 (3.03%) RSpec
11 2 (3.03%) Subversion
11 2 (3.03%) TestLink
12 1 (1.52%) Zephyr
General
1 33 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Legal
3 6 (9.09%) Law
4 2 (3.03%) Automotive
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 39 (59.09%) Analyst
2 37 (56.06%) Test Analyst
3 17 (25.76%) QA Analyst
4 16 (24.24%) Automation Test Analyst
5 15 (22.73%) QA Test Analyst
6 9 (13.64%) Tester
7 8 (12.12%) Test Leader
8 6 (9.09%) Automation Tester
9 4 (6.06%) Team Leader
9 4 (6.06%) Test Manager
9 4 (6.06%) Test Team Leader
10 3 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Automation Test Lead
10 3 (4.55%) Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Performance Test Leader
10 3 (4.55%) QA Tester
10 3 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Test Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Test Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Environment Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) RESTful
2 7 (10.61%) Gherkin
2 7 (10.61%) Hibernate
2 7 (10.61%) Spring
3 6 (9.09%) .NET
3 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.03%) Ajax
5 2 (3.03%) CSS
5 2 (3.03%) HTML
5 2 (3.03%) Web Services
6 1 (1.52%) Middleware
6 1 (1.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 32 (48.48%) Unix
2 29 (43.94%) Linux
3 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
3 3 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (48.48%) Functional Testing
3 31 (46.97%) Scrum
4 28 (42.42%) Automation Testing
5 23 (34.85%) Regression Testing
6 20 (30.30%) BDD
6 20 (30.30%) Test Automation
7 19 (28.79%) Test Scripting
8 15 (22.73%) Automated Testing
9 14 (21.21%) Agile Testing
9 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (19.70%) TDD
11 12 (18.18%) Test Management
11 12 (18.18%) Test Strategy
12 11 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
13 10 (15.15%) Software Testing
14 9 (13.64%) Manual Testing
15 7 (10.61%) Integration Testing
15 7 (10.61%) Kanban
15 7 (10.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) Java
2 32 (48.48%) C#
3 28 (42.42%) Python
4 27 (40.91%) SQL
5 13 (19.70%) Shell Script
6 11 (16.67%) Ruby
7 8 (12.12%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.55%) C
8 3 (4.55%) Perl
9 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.03%) VBScript
10 1 (1.52%) PHP
10 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) ISTQB
2 9 (13.64%) ISEB
3 6 (9.09%) Degree
3 6 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (51.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (19.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) HP
2 7 (10.61%) Atlassian
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.06%) SAP
4 2 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) Intel
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