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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 578 533 466
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -67
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 350 457 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.44% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.98% 2.64% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 232 384 521
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +5.96%
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
17716 17303 18161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.32% 16.53% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15345 14601 15158
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 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
(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 +20 116 £50,000 +4.16% 10
South East -54 88 £37,500 -6.25% 8
East of England +56 80 £38,500 -11.49% 4
Yorkshire -37 28 £32,500 -18.75% 5
East Midlands +14 16 £34,000 -2.85% 1
West Midlands -21 14 £43,500 +24.28% 1
North West +18 10 £37,500 +36.36% 2
South West -22 3 £60,500 +61.33% 3
Midlands - 2 £38,000 - 1
HP UFT
UK

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 467 (63.45%) Selenium
2 364 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
3 337 (45.79%) Finance
4 301 (40.90%) Test Automation
5 300 (40.76%) QA
6 257 (34.92%) SQL
6 257 (34.92%) Test Scripting
7 254 (34.51%) Java
8 230 (31.25%) HP
9 218 (29.62%) ISTQB
10 216 (29.35%) Automated Testing
11 204 (27.72%) ISEB
12 189 (25.68%) HP Quality Center
13 179 (24.32%) Automation Testing
14 176 (23.91%) Test Management
15 173 (23.51%) Functional Testing
16 172 (23.37%) Software Testing
17 158 (21.47%) Degree
18 155 (21.06%) User Acceptance Testing
18 155 (21.06%) Manual Testing
18 155 (21.06%) C#
19 143 (19.43%) Cucumber
20 138 (18.75%) SDLC
21 127 (17.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 127 (17.26%) Oracle
22 126 (17.12%) Waterfall
23 121 (16.44%) WebDriver
23 121 (16.44%) Regression Testing
24 112 (15.22%) JIRA
25 106 (14.40%) Test Strategy

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (4.35%) CMS
2 24 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 20 (2.72%) SAS
4 10 (1.36%) JBoss
5 8 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 7 (0.95%) Confluence
7 6 (0.82%) Apache
8 3 (0.41%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.27%) Node.js
10 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.14%) MTS
10 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 75 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 54 (7.34%) MS Office
3 29 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.54%) MS Project
5 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (0.41%) Magento
2 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.09%) SSH
1 8 (1.09%) Telnet
2 6 (0.82%) SSL
3 4 (0.54%) ATM
3 4 (0.54%) PuTTY
3 4 (0.54%) WinSCP
4 3 (0.41%) Internet
5 2 (0.27%) HTTP
6 1 (0.14%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) SAN
6 1 (0.14%) SNMP
6 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (9.78%) Oracle Database
2 52 (7.07%) SQL Server
3 27 (3.67%) Relational Database
4 26 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (1.90%) Oracle ODI
7 9 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.95%) DB2
9 6 (0.82%) MS Access
9 6 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (0.82%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.68%) MySQL
11 4 (0.54%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.41%) DbVisualizer
13 2 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.14%) Big Data
14 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 1 (0.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 467 (63.45%) Selenium
2 143 (19.43%) Cucumber
3 121 (16.44%) WebDriver
4 112 (15.22%) JIRA
5 104 (14.13%) LoadRunner
6 81 (11.01%) SoapUI
7 66 (8.97%) NUnit
8 64 (8.70%) JMeter
9 48 (6.52%) Rational Functional Tester
10 45 (6.11%) Jenkins
11 41 (5.57%) Subversion
12 39 (5.30%) Ranorex
12 39 (5.30%) SpecFlow
13 35 (4.76%) MSTest
14 34 (4.62%) Git (software)
15 32 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
16 31 (4.21%) SilkTest
17 27 (3.67%) Maven
18 26 (3.53%) Bugzilla
19 24 (3.26%) FitNesse
General
1 337 (45.79%) Finance
2 75 (10.19%) Banking
3 39 (5.30%) Retail
4 33 (4.48%) Games
5 23 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.17%) Back Office
7 14 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (1.77%) Law
8 13 (1.77%) Legal
8 13 (1.77%) Polish Language
9 10 (1.36%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.95%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.68%) Marketing
12 4 (0.54%) Front Office
13 2 (0.27%) Advertising
14 1 (0.14%) Automotive
14 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
14 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 325 (44.16%) Analyst
2 298 (40.49%) Test Analyst
3 186 (25.27%) Tester
4 115 (15.63%) Automation Test Analyst
5 110 (14.95%) Automation Tester
6 82 (11.14%) Test Engineer
7 70 (9.51%) Senior Analyst
8 69 (9.38%) Senior Test Analyst
9 61 (8.29%) Test Manager
10 59 (8.02%) Test Leader
11 50 (6.79%) QA Tester
12 44 (5.98%) Financial Analyst
12 44 (5.98%) QA Analyst
13 43 (5.84%) QA Engineer
14 42 (5.71%) Software Tester
14 42 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
15 38 (5.16%) Developer
15 38 (5.16%) Manual Test Analyst
16 34 (4.62%) Senior Tester
16 34 (4.62%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (12.50%) Web Services
2 87 (11.82%) .NET
3 57 (7.74%) SOAP
4 55 (7.47%) XML
5 50 (6.79%) HTML
6 33 (4.48%) Gherkin
7 21 (2.85%) XBRL
8 17 (2.31%) Ajax
8 17 (2.31%) CSS
9 16 (2.17%) J2EE
10 14 (1.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 13 (1.77%) .NET Framework
12 12 (1.63%) REST
13 11 (1.49%) JSON
14 10 (1.36%) Hibernate
14 10 (1.36%) Spring
15 9 (1.22%) Middleware
16 8 (1.09%) AngularJS
17 7 (0.95%) HTML5
18 6 (0.82%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 93 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.79%) Computer Science
3 48 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 37 (5.03%) N-Tier
5 33 (4.48%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.85%) Mathematics
7 14 (1.90%) Online Gambling
8 12 (1.63%) Data Integration
9 10 (1.36%) NHS
10 9 (1.22%) Online Games
10 9 (1.22%) User Experience
11 8 (1.09%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.95%) AS400
12 7 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.95%) Fintech
12 7 (0.95%) SWIFT
13 6 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.68%) Cybercrime
14 5 (0.68%) Derivative
14 5 (0.68%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 93 (12.64%) Unix
2 88 (11.96%) Windows
3 57 (7.74%) Linux
4 5 (0.68%) Solaris
5 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (40.90%) Test Automation
3 257 (34.92%) Test Scripting
4 216 (29.35%) Automated Testing
5 179 (24.32%) Automation Testing
6 176 (23.91%) Test Management
7 173 (23.51%) Functional Testing
8 172 (23.37%) Software Testing
9 155 (21.06%) Manual Testing
9 155 (21.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 138 (18.75%) SDLC
11 126 (17.12%) Waterfall
12 121 (16.44%) Regression Testing
13 106 (14.40%) Test Strategy
14 105 (14.27%) BDD
15 104 (14.13%) Scrum
16 100 (13.59%) Test Planning
17 97 (13.18%) Defect Management
18 83 (11.28%) Non-Functional Testing
19 71 (9.65%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 257 (34.92%) SQL
2 254 (34.51%) Java
3 155 (21.06%) C#
4 46 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 38 (5.16%) VBScript
6 30 (4.08%) PHP
6 30 (4.08%) PL/SQL
7 28 (3.80%) VB
8 26 (3.53%) Python
8 26 (3.53%) VB.NET
9 24 (3.26%) Ruby
10 20 (2.72%) C
10 20 (2.72%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.90%) C++
12 13 (1.77%) Groovy
13 9 (1.22%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.22%) VBA
14 7 (0.95%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.68%) Perl
16 4 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 218 (29.62%) ISTQB
2 204 (27.72%) ISEB
3 158 (21.47%) Degree
4 127 (17.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 35 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 30 (4.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (0.95%) HP ASE
8 6 (0.82%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.68%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.27%) HP AIS
12 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 300 (40.76%) QA
2 15 (2.04%) SDET
3 5 (0.68%) ISO 8583
3 5 (0.68%) ISO20022
4 3 (0.41%) Section 508
5 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.14%) SLA
6 1 (0.14%) WAI
Systems Management
1 189 (25.68%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.95%) CA Service Virtualization
2 7 (0.95%) HP SiteScope
3 6 (0.82%) CA Wily
4 5 (0.68%) nmon
4 5 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (0.68%) Puppet
5 4 (0.54%) DameWare
5 4 (0.54%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 230 (31.25%) HP
2 127 (17.26%) Oracle
3 69 (9.38%) SAP
4 67 (9.10%) Microsoft
5 46 (6.25%) IBM
6 11 (1.49%) Dynatrace
7 8 (1.09%) Citrix
8 6 (0.82%) AppDynamics
8 6 (0.82%) CA
9 5 (0.68%) hybris
10 4 (0.54%) ATG
10 4 (0.54%) LexisNexis
10 4 (0.54%) Murex
11 3 (0.41%) Cognizant
11 3 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.27%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.27%) Blue Prism
12 2 (0.27%) Calypso
12 2 (0.27%) Telerik
13 1 (0.14%) Sitecore
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
England
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + car, pension, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 80k
Posted: 4 days ago
London
nCrypt Limted
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wimbledon
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + FlexTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Gosport
People Source Consulting
Salary: £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 26 days ago
Rotherham
Venturi
Salary: £45.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago