The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 97 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 4 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.38% 2.39% 1.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 10.18% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 11
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £42,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
HP UFT
South East

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 Sussex region.

Development Applications Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
307 334 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 29.55% 23.52% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 238 273 146
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £49,250
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 East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

HP UFT
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the East Sussex region.

HP UFT Salary Trend in East Sussex

HP UFT
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 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
Brighton -15 2 £44,750 +19.33%
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Java
3 12 (75.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (68.75%) Selenium
5 10 (62.50%) SQL
6 9 (56.25%) HTML
6 9 (56.25%) Waterfall
7 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
7 8 (50.00%) Automated Testing
7 8 (50.00%) Finance
7 8 (50.00%) WebDriver
8 7 (43.75%) Maven
8 7 (43.75%) Subversion
8 7 (43.75%) C#
8 7 (43.75%) XML
8 7 (43.75%) Eclipse
8 7 (43.75%) IntelliJ
8 7 (43.75%) TestNG
8 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
9 6 (37.50%) QA
9 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
10 5 (31.25%) ISEB
10 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
10 5 (31.25%) XPath
11 4 (25.00%) Test Management
11 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
11 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
11 4 (25.00%) JIRA
11 4 (25.00%) Firebug

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (68.75%) Selenium
3 8 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 7 (43.75%) TestNG
4 7 (43.75%) Eclipse
4 7 (43.75%) IntelliJ
4 7 (43.75%) Subversion
4 7 (43.75%) Maven
5 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (25.00%) Firebug
6 4 (25.00%) JIRA
6 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
7 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
8 2 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Test Leader
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) QA Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.25%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Waterfall
3 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
5 4 (25.00%) Test Management
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 2 (12.50%) BDD
7 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) RDF
7 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISEB
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) HP