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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 190 234 231
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -3
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 75 37 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.09% 0.48% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.46% 2.85% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 57
Median salary £38,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.48% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,800 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +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
1161 1299 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.91% 16.85% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 922 1065 1138
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £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 5 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 5 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 +47 40 £37,000 -22.10% 3
Essex +5 12 £47,500 +26.66%
Cambridgeshire -1 10 - -
Suffolk +9 7 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire +10 5 £65,000 +30.00%
Norfolk - 1 £30,000 -
HP UFT
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 (55.92%) HP
2 79 (51.97%) QA
3 77 (50.66%) Selenium
4 68 (44.74%) SQL
5 66 (43.42%) Finance
5 66 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (39.47%) Test Automation
7 57 (37.50%) Java
8 54 (35.53%) Test Scripting
9 51 (33.55%) Test Management
10 50 (32.89%) HP Quality Center
11 45 (29.61%) LoadRunner
12 41 (26.97%) Cucumber
13 38 (25.00%) Functional Testing
14 36 (23.68%) Oracle
15 35 (23.03%) Unix
16 34 (22.37%) Oracle Database
16 34 (22.37%) ISTQB
17 33 (21.71%) Test Strategy
17 33 (21.71%) IBM
18 32 (21.05%) Software Testing
19 31 (20.39%) ISEB
20 30 (19.74%) Regression Testing
21 26 (17.11%) Automated Testing
22 23 (15.13%) Degree
22 23 (15.13%) SoapUI
22 23 (15.13%) Automation Testing
23 22 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
23 22 (14.47%) JIRA
23 22 (14.47%) 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 6 (3.95%) JBoss
2 2 (1.32%) Apache
2 2 (1.32%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (13.16%) MS Office
2 19 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.26%) SSH
1 8 (5.26%) Telnet
2 4 (2.63%) PuTTY
3 2 (1.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.37%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.32%) DB2
3 2 (1.32%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.66%) MySQL
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 77 (50.66%) Selenium
2 45 (29.61%) LoadRunner
3 41 (26.97%) Cucumber
4 23 (15.13%) SoapUI
5 22 (14.47%) JIRA
6 11 (7.24%) Git (software)
6 11 (7.24%) WebDriver
7 9 (5.92%) JMeter
7 9 (5.92%) RSpec
7 9 (5.92%) Subversion
8 8 (5.26%) JBehave
8 8 (5.26%) Ranorex
8 8 (5.26%) Toad
9 7 (4.61%) TestDirector
10 6 (3.95%) JUnit
11 5 (3.29%) Jenkins
11 5 (3.29%) NUnit
12 4 (2.63%) ClearQuest
12 4 (2.63%) DbUnit
12 4 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
General
1 66 (43.42%) Finance
2 15 (9.87%) Banking
3 10 (6.58%) Law
3 10 (6.58%) Retail
4 9 (5.92%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (5.26%) Games
5 8 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.95%) Legal
7 2 (1.32%) Back Office
7 2 (1.32%) Front Office
8 1 (0.66%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 63 (41.45%) Analyst
2 52 (34.21%) Test Analyst
3 29 (19.08%) Tester
4 21 (13.82%) Technical Leader
5 19 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 19 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 19 (12.50%) Test Leader
6 16 (10.53%) Test Team Leader
7 15 (9.87%) Technical Team Leader
8 14 (9.21%) Consultant
9 12 (7.89%) QA Analyst
10 11 (7.24%) Automation Tester
10 11 (7.24%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (6.58%) Agile Test Analyst
11 10 (6.58%) Senior Test Analyst
12 9 (5.92%) Financial Analyst
12 9 (5.92%) SAP Manager
12 9 (5.92%) SAP Test Manager
12 9 (5.92%) Test Automation Consultant
12 9 (5.92%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.18%) SOAP
2 16 (10.53%) Web Services
3 13 (8.55%) HTML
4 9 (5.92%) J2EE
5 8 (5.26%) .NET
5 8 (5.26%) Ajax
5 8 (5.26%) CSS
5 8 (5.26%) REST
6 5 (3.29%) XML
7 4 (2.63%) Java EE
7 4 (2.63%) Swing
8 2 (1.32%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.32%) Flash
8 2 (1.32%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.32%) HTML5
8 2 (1.32%) JSON
8 2 (1.32%) Spring
8 2 (1.32%) Struts
8 2 (1.32%) WSDL
8 2 (1.32%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.84%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.24%) Data Integration
4 10 (6.58%) NHS
5 9 (5.92%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.61%) AS400
7 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.03%) Unix
2 14 (9.21%) Linux
3 5 (3.29%) Solaris
3 5 (3.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (39.47%) Test Automation
3 54 (35.53%) Test Scripting
4 51 (33.55%) Test Management
5 38 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 33 (21.71%) Test Strategy
7 32 (21.05%) Software Testing
8 30 (19.74%) Regression Testing
9 26 (17.11%) Automated Testing
10 23 (15.13%) Automation Testing
11 21 (13.82%) BDD
12 20 (13.16%) Scrum
13 18 (11.84%) V-Model
14 17 (11.18%) Test Planning
15 16 (10.53%) Data Modelling
15 16 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
15 16 (10.53%) Waterfall
16 15 (9.87%) API Testing
16 15 (9.87%) Manual Testing
16 15 (9.87%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (44.74%) SQL
2 57 (37.50%) Java
3 22 (14.47%) PL/SQL
4 13 (8.55%) C#
4 13 (8.55%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.24%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.61%) VB
7 2 (1.32%) Groovy
7 2 (1.32%) Ruby
7 2 (1.32%) VBA
7 2 (1.32%) VBScript
8 1 (0.66%) Perl
8 1 (0.66%) PHP
8 1 (0.66%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (22.37%) ISTQB
2 31 (20.39%) ISEB
3 23 (15.13%) Degree
4 14 (9.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.63%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (51.97%) QA
2 3 (1.97%) ISO 8583
2 3 (1.97%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.66%) SDET
Systems Management
1 50 (32.89%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.61%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 85 (55.92%) HP
2 36 (23.68%) Oracle
3 33 (21.71%) IBM
4 20 (13.16%) Microsoft
5 18 (11.84%) SAP
6 2 (1.32%) Citrix
7 1 (0.66%) WorldPay
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