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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 227 225 233
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 40 48 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.52% 0.58% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.20% 3.57% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 25
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,550 £45,750 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
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
1249 1346 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.15% 16.30% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1131 1197
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 July 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 July 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 +7 24 £44,750 +5.29% 2
Essex -13 6 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +6 5 £37,750 -5.62% 1
Suffolk +1 4 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Bedfordshire +8 1 £50,000 +132.55%
HP UFT
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 40 (52.63%) Selenium
2 38 (50.00%) QA
3 35 (46.05%) Finance
3 35 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (43.42%) SQL
5 32 (42.11%) Java
6 30 (39.47%) E-Commerce
7 28 (36.84%) Automated Testing
7 28 (36.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 27 (35.53%) UNIX
9 26 (34.21%) HP
9 26 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (32.89%) Regression Testing
10 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
10 25 (32.89%) System Testing
11 24 (31.58%) ISEB
12 22 (28.95%) HTML
13 21 (27.63%) Test Automation
14 19 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
14 19 (25.00%) XML
14 19 (25.00%) ISTQB
15 18 (23.68%) MS Office
15 18 (23.68%) IBM
16 17 (22.37%) J2EE
16 17 (22.37%) JIRA
17 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
18 15 (19.74%) LoadRunner
18 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
18 15 (19.74%) Flash
18 15 (19.74%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 15 (19.74%) WebSphere
2 14 (18.42%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) Drupal
4 1 (1.32%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (23.68%) MS Office
2 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) AWD
2 1 (1.32%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) DB2
1 14 (18.42%) DbVisualizer
2 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.63%) Big Data
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 40 (52.63%) Selenium
2 17 (22.37%) JIRA
3 15 (19.74%) LoadRunner
4 14 (18.42%) SoapUI
5 11 (14.47%) JMeter
6 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
7 7 (9.21%) WebDriver
7 7 (9.21%) XMLSpy
8 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
8 6 (7.89%) LoadUI
9 5 (6.58%) TestDirector
10 3 (3.95%) Maven
10 3 (3.95%) Rational Functional Tester
10 3 (3.95%) Ant
10 3 (3.95%) Bugzilla
11 2 (2.63%) JUnit
11 2 (2.63%) TestLink
12 1 (1.32%) Zephyr
12 1 (1.32%) eggPlant
12 1 (1.32%) DbUnit
General
1 35 (46.05%) Finance
2 15 (19.74%) Retail
3 6 (7.89%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (50.00%) Analyst
2 32 (42.11%) Test Analyst
3 23 (30.26%) Tester
4 15 (19.74%) QA Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Senior Test Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) Automation Tester
7 7 (9.21%) Selenium Tester
8 6 (7.89%) Test Manager
9 5 (6.58%) Automation Analyst
9 5 (6.58%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) SAP Manager
10 2 (2.63%) SAP Test Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Test Team Leader
10 2 (2.63%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.95%) HTML
2 19 (25.00%) XML
3 17 (22.37%) J2EE
4 15 (19.74%) Flash
5 11 (14.47%) SOAP
6 10 (13.16%) Middleware
7 4 (5.26%) CSS
8 3 (3.95%) Swing
8 3 (3.95%) .NET
9 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.63%) EJB
9 2 (2.63%) Struts
9 2 (2.63%) Web Services
9 2 (2.63%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.63%) Spring
9 2 (2.63%) Ajax
10 1 (1.32%) Java EE
10 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.32%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Data Integration
2 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.63%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) AS400
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.53%) UNIX
2 5 (6.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (39.47%) E-Commerce
3 28 (36.84%) Automated Testing
4 25 (32.89%) Regression Testing
4 25 (32.89%) System Testing
5 21 (27.63%) Test Automation
6 15 (19.74%) Software Testing
7 13 (17.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (15.79%) Manual Testing
8 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
9 10 (13.16%) Time Management
10 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (11.84%) Automation Testing
11 7 (9.21%) Waterfall
11 7 (9.21%) BDD
11 7 (9.21%) Test Scripting
11 7 (9.21%) Performance Testing
11 7 (9.21%) Scrum
11 7 (9.21%) Project Management
12 5 (6.58%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (43.42%) SQL
2 32 (42.11%) Java
3 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.89%) PHP
4 6 (7.89%) Python
5 5 (6.58%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.95%) VBScript
6 3 (3.95%) VB
7 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.63%) C#
8 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (36.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 24 (31.58%) ISEB
3 19 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 15 (19.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) HP
2 18 (23.68%) IBM
3 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle
4 4 (5.26%) WorldPay
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (1.32%) hybris
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