The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 484 417 387
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -30
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 459 647 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.60% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.56% 3.72% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 388 518 542
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,941 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,323
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.99%
HP UFT
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17912 17415 15204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.52% 16.25% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15370 14507 13045
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 England

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in England

HP UFT
Salary Trend in England

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in England

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in England

HP UFT
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
London -24 144 £50,000 +5.26% 14
South East -102 106 £40,000 - 12
East of England +4 54 £44,000 +3.52% 7
North West -3 41 £37,500 +25.00% 10
East Midlands +30 37 £38,750 +3.33% 2
West Midlands +13 33 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Yorkshire -5 33 £32,000 +12.28% 5
South West -46 10 £40,000 +11.11% 4
North East -19 1 - -
HP UFT
UK

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 521 (60.79%) Selenium
2 455 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
3 401 (46.79%) QA
4 341 (39.79%) Finance
5 303 (35.36%) SQL
6 301 (35.12%) Java
7 284 (33.14%) Test Automation
8 281 (32.79%) Automated Testing
9 241 (28.12%) Test Scripting
10 238 (27.77%) ISEB
11 234 (27.30%) HP Quality Center
12 230 (26.84%) ISTQB
13 211 (24.62%) HP
14 204 (23.80%) C#
15 183 (21.35%) Automation Testing
16 174 (20.30%) Test Management
17 172 (20.07%) Software Testing
18 166 (19.37%) LoadRunner
19 156 (18.20%) Scrum
20 148 (17.27%) .NET
21 141 (16.45%) User Acceptance Testing
22 140 (16.34%) Manual Testing
23 136 (15.87%) WebDriver
24 132 (15.40%) Performance Testing
25 130 (15.17%) JIRA
26 126 (14.70%) Microsoft
27 124 (14.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
28 121 (14.12%) Oracle
28 121 (14.12%) Regression Testing
29 116 (13.54%) Cucumber

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 32 (3.73%) WebSphere
2 18 (2.10%) WebLogic
3 14 (1.63%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 11 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (1.28%) JBoss
6 10 (1.17%) Confluence
7 9 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (1.05%) CICS
7 9 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (1.05%) MQSeries
8 5 (0.58%) IIS
8 5 (0.58%) CMS
9 3 (0.35%) MTS
10 2 (0.23%) Apache
11 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 75 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 42 (4.90%) MS Office
3 12 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.35%) AWD
2 3 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.23%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.40%) SaaS
2 9 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.98%) Internet
2 9 (1.05%) DNS
2 9 (1.05%) SSL
2 9 (1.05%) FTP
3 8 (0.93%) HTTP
3 8 (0.93%) Firewall
4 6 (0.70%) SSH
4 6 (0.70%) PuTTY
4 6 (0.70%) Telnet
5 5 (0.58%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.47%) Wireshark
6 4 (0.47%) Network Security
7 2 (0.23%) SMS
8 1 (0.12%) SNMP
8 1 (0.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (5.72%) SQL Server
2 29 (3.38%) Oracle Database
3 21 (2.45%) Relational Database
3 21 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (2.22%) DB2
5 15 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
7 9 (1.05%) DbVisualizer
8 7 (0.82%) Big Data
9 5 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.47%) SSDT
11 2 (0.23%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.23%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.12%) MySQL
12 1 (0.12%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 521 (60.79%) Selenium
2 166 (19.37%) LoadRunner
3 136 (15.87%) WebDriver
4 130 (15.17%) JIRA
5 116 (13.54%) Cucumber
6 113 (13.19%) SoapUI
7 99 (11.55%) JMeter
8 81 (9.45%) Visual Studio
9 66 (7.70%) Jenkins
10 62 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 46 (5.37%) WinRunner
12 36 (4.20%) JUnit
13 34 (3.97%) NUnit
14 33 (3.85%) FitNesse
14 33 (3.85%) SpecFlow
15 31 (3.62%) Maven
16 28 (3.27%) TestDirector
16 28 (3.27%) Rational Functional Tester
17 24 (2.80%) Subversion
18 23 (2.68%) Eclipse
General
1 341 (39.79%) Finance
2 70 (8.17%) Banking
3 46 (5.37%) Retail
4 37 (4.32%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.98%) Games
6 10 (1.17%) Law
7 9 (1.05%) Polish Language
8 7 (0.82%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.58%) Back Office
11 4 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.47%) Marketing
11 4 (0.47%) Automotive
12 3 (0.35%) Legal
13 2 (0.23%) Local Government
13 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.12%) Front Office
14 1 (0.12%) Electronics
14 1 (0.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 361 (42.12%) Analyst
2 331 (38.62%) Test Analyst
3 180 (21.00%) Tester
4 87 (10.15%) Test Engineer
4 87 (10.15%) QA Engineer
5 84 (9.80%) Test Manager
6 80 (9.33%) Senior Analyst
6 80 (9.33%) Senior Test Analyst
7 72 (8.40%) Automation Tester
8 62 (7.23%) Automation Analyst
9 60 (7.00%) Automation Test Analyst
10 58 (6.77%) QA Analyst
11 53 (6.18%) Test Leader
12 41 (4.78%) QA Tester
13 39 (4.55%) Consultant
14 36 (4.20%) Software Tester
15 31 (3.62%) Developer
15 31 (3.62%) Senior QA Engineer
16 27 (3.15%) Test Team Leader
16 27 (3.15%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (17.27%) .NET
2 96 (11.20%) SOAP
3 91 (10.62%) XML
4 79 (9.22%) Web Services
5 77 (8.98%) Gherkin
6 66 (7.70%) HTML
7 20 (2.33%) REST
8 17 (1.98%) .NET Framework
9 16 (1.87%) Middleware
9 16 (1.87%) J2EE
10 14 (1.63%) CSS
11 13 (1.52%) ASP.NET
12 9 (1.05%) Flash
12 9 (1.05%) XBRL
12 9 (1.05%) Java EE
12 9 (1.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 7 (0.82%) jQuery
14 5 (0.58%) Application Packaging
14 5 (0.58%) WebSphere MQ
15 4 (0.47%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 91 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.13%) Client/Server
3 31 (3.62%) N-Tier
4 27 (3.15%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 13 (1.52%) iPhone
6 12 (1.40%) Mainframe
6 12 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.17%) Online Gambling
8 8 (0.93%) Data Integration
8 8 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (0.82%) Derivative
9 7 (0.82%) Fixed Income
9 7 (0.82%) Equities
9 7 (0.82%) User Experience
10 5 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.58%) AS400
11 4 (0.47%) FMCG
12 3 (0.35%) iPad
12 3 (0.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 97 (11.32%) UNIX
2 96 (11.20%) Windows
3 59 (6.88%) Linux
4 12 (1.40%) Android
5 8 (0.93%) Windows 7
5 8 (0.93%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.58%) Windows 2000
6 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.35%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.35%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.12%) VMS
10 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (33.14%) Test Automation
3 281 (32.79%) Automated Testing
4 241 (28.12%) Test Scripting
5 183 (21.35%) Automation Testing
6 174 (20.30%) Test Management
7 172 (20.07%) Software Testing
8 156 (18.20%) Scrum
9 141 (16.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 140 (16.34%) Manual Testing
11 132 (15.40%) Performance Testing
12 121 (14.12%) Regression Testing
13 107 (12.49%) Test Strategy
14 99 (11.55%) SDLC
15 91 (10.62%) Integration Testing
16 85 (9.92%) Functional Testing
17 81 (9.45%) Mentoring
18 66 (7.70%) Waterfall
19 63 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
20 61 (7.12%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 303 (35.36%) SQL
2 301 (35.12%) Java
3 204 (23.80%) C#
4 73 (8.52%) JavaScript
5 72 (8.40%) VBScript
6 61 (7.12%) Python
7 54 (6.30%) VB
8 43 (5.02%) Ruby
9 35 (4.08%) C++
10 32 (3.73%) PHP
11 26 (3.03%) PL/SQL
11 26 (3.03%) C
12 25 (2.92%) T-SQL
13 21 (2.45%) Perl
14 20 (2.33%) VB.NET
15 13 (1.52%) XPath
16 12 (1.40%) Bash Shell
17 9 (1.05%) REXX
17 9 (1.05%) JCL
17 9 (1.05%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 238 (27.77%) ISEB
2 230 (26.84%) ISTQB
3 124 (14.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 68 (7.93%) Degree
5 26 (3.03%) Security Cleared
6 14 (1.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 13 (1.52%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.58%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.35%) HP ASE
10 2 (0.23%) SAP Certification
10 2 (0.23%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 401 (46.79%) QA
2 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.12%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (1.05%) RACF
2 5 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 234 (27.30%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.17%) Puppet
2 10 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.05%) CA Endevor
4 2 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.12%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 211 (24.62%) HP
2 126 (14.70%) Microsoft
3 121 (14.12%) Oracle
4 46 (5.37%) IBM
5 41 (4.78%) SAP
6 12 (1.40%) WorldPay
7 11 (1.28%) Informatica
8 9 (1.05%) New Relic
8 9 (1.05%) F5
8 9 (1.05%) Telerik
9 7 (0.82%) Citrix
10 6 (0.70%) Micro Focus
11 4 (0.47%) Perforce
11 4 (0.47%) VMware
11 4 (0.47%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.47%) Progress
11 4 (0.47%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.23%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.23%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.23%) Cognizant
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Essex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, FlexTime, Life Assurance
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75k - £90k + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension (18%), Flex Fund (5%)
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-90K
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30- £50,000 + numerous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £45,000 + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension and Medical C
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 80k
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago