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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 544 508 511
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +3
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 389 477 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.27% 2.94% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 319 368 356
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
17132 16199 15820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.14% 16.32% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14881 13841 13068
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,952 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 -31 99 £52,500 +5.00% 6
South East -60 94 £38,750 -3.12% 5
East of England +24 77 £51,500 +21.17% 7
North West +23 36 £37,500 +27.11% 9
East Midlands +24 30 £45,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands +6 23 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Yorkshire -18 17 £32,500 -18.75% 2
South West -13 11 £40,000 +9.58% 5
HP UFT
UK

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 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.

1 524 (59.14%) Selenium
2 470 (53.05%) Agile Software Development
3 372 (41.99%) Test Automation
4 338 (38.15%) QA
5 319 (36.00%) Java
6 316 (35.67%) Finance
7 309 (34.88%) SQL
8 305 (34.42%) HP Quality Center
9 297 (33.52%) HP
10 296 (33.41%) Test Scripting
11 260 (29.35%) ISTQB
12 251 (28.33%) C#
13 240 (27.09%) ISEB
14 231 (26.07%) Automated Testing
15 211 (23.81%) Automation Testing
16 207 (23.36%) Functional Testing
17 199 (22.46%) Software Testing
18 191 (21.56%) Manual Testing
19 183 (20.65%) Test Management
20 161 (18.17%) WebDriver
20 161 (18.17%) Windows
21 156 (17.61%) Regression Testing
21 156 (17.61%) Cucumber
22 148 (16.70%) Performance Testing
23 147 (16.59%) SDLC
24 142 (16.03%) Scrum
25 141 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
26 138 (15.58%) Test Strategy
27 134 (15.12%) User Acceptance Testing
28 132 (14.90%) LoadRunner

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 44 (4.97%) CMS
2 27 (3.05%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (2.03%) SAS
4 17 (1.92%) Confluence
4 17 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.24%) JBoss
6 8 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.68%) Apache
8 5 (0.56%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.23%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.23%) MTS
11 1 (0.11%) IIS
11 1 (0.11%) Lightstreamer
11 1 (0.11%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 81 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 52 (5.87%) MS Office
3 19 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.90%) MS Project
5 2 (0.23%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (0.34%) SAP CO
2 3 (0.34%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.34%) VisionPLUS
3 2 (0.23%) AWD
3 2 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (0.23%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.23%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.11%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.58%) SaaS
2 5 (0.56%) GitHub
3 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.35%) SSH
1 12 (1.35%) Telnet
2 11 (1.24%) Internet
3 10 (1.13%) PuTTY
4 8 (0.90%) SNMP
5 7 (0.79%) HTTP
6 6 (0.68%) SSL
7 4 (0.45%) WinSCP
8 1 (0.11%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 58 (6.55%) Oracle Database
3 47 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (3.84%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (2.37%) Relational Database
7 15 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (1.13%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (0.68%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.56%) DB2
10 5 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.45%) MS Access
12 3 (0.34%) Big Data
12 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.23%) SAP BI
13 2 (0.23%) SAP HANA
14 1 (0.11%) DbVisualizer
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 524 (59.14%) Selenium
2 161 (18.17%) WebDriver
3 156 (17.61%) Cucumber
4 132 (14.90%) LoadRunner
5 107 (12.08%) JIRA
6 102 (11.51%) JMeter
7 101 (11.40%) SoapUI
8 92 (10.38%) NUnit
9 71 (8.01%) Visual Studio
10 68 (7.67%) Jenkins
11 67 (7.56%) JUnit
12 62 (7.00%) MSTest
13 61 (6.88%) Team Foundation Server
14 54 (6.09%) SpecFlow
15 36 (4.06%) Subversion
16 35 (3.95%) Maven
17 32 (3.61%) Git (software)
17 32 (3.61%) Ranorex
18 30 (3.39%) FitNesse
19 29 (3.27%) Selenium IDE
General
1 316 (35.67%) Finance
2 59 (6.66%) Banking
3 36 (4.06%) Retail
4 24 (2.71%) Games
4 24 (2.71%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.03%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.58%) Law
6 14 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (1.47%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.24%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.13%) Legal
9 10 (1.13%) Polish Language
10 5 (0.56%) Back Office
11 4 (0.45%) Advertising
11 4 (0.45%) Front Office
12 3 (0.34%) Automotive
12 3 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.34%) Marketing
13 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 328 (37.02%) Analyst
2 305 (34.42%) Test Analyst
3 232 (26.19%) Tester
4 121 (13.66%) Automation Tester
5 101 (11.40%) Automation Analyst
6 96 (10.84%) Senior Analyst
7 95 (10.72%) Automation Test Analyst
7 95 (10.72%) Senior Test Analyst
8 94 (10.61%) Test Engineer
9 71 (8.01%) QA Engineer
9 71 (8.01%) Test Manager
10 69 (7.79%) QA Tester
10 69 (7.79%) Test Leader
11 65 (7.34%) Automation Engineer
12 56 (6.32%) Automated Tester
13 51 (5.76%) Developer
14 48 (5.42%) Test Automation Engineer
15 44 (4.97%) Software Tester
16 43 (4.85%) SQL Analyst
17 40 (4.51%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (14.45%) .NET
2 127 (14.33%) Web Services
3 86 (9.71%) XML
4 55 (6.21%) Gherkin
5 53 (5.98%) HTML
6 45 (5.08%) SOAP
7 19 (2.14%) JSON
8 18 (2.03%) J2EE
8 18 (2.03%) Middleware
9 17 (1.92%) CSS
10 15 (1.69%) .NET Framework
11 12 (1.35%) ASP.NET
12 10 (1.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 9 (1.02%) Ajax
13 9 (1.02%) XBRL
14 8 (0.90%) HTML5
15 7 (0.79%) Java EE
15 7 (0.79%) REST
15 7 (0.79%) Spring
15 7 (0.79%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 84 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (7.22%) Client/Server
3 59 (6.66%) Computer Science
4 50 (5.64%) N-Tier
5 25 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 23 (2.60%) User Experience
7 21 (2.37%) iPhone
8 14 (1.58%) Online Gambling
9 13 (1.47%) Mainframe
10 11 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (1.13%) Online Games
12 9 (1.02%) AS400
13 8 (0.90%) Digital Media
13 8 (0.90%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.90%) PKI
13 8 (0.90%) SWIFT
13 8 (0.90%) Wiki
14 7 (0.79%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 161 (18.17%) Windows
2 101 (11.40%) Unix
3 63 (7.11%) Linux
4 8 (0.90%) Mac OS X
5 7 (0.79%) Android
6 6 (0.68%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.11%) Solaris
7 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (53.05%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (41.99%) Test Automation
3 296 (33.41%) Test Scripting
4 231 (26.07%) Automated Testing
5 211 (23.81%) Automation Testing
6 207 (23.36%) Functional Testing
7 199 (22.46%) Software Testing
8 191 (21.56%) Manual Testing
9 183 (20.65%) Test Management
10 156 (17.61%) Regression Testing
11 148 (16.70%) Performance Testing
12 147 (16.59%) SDLC
13 142 (16.03%) Scrum
14 138 (15.58%) Test Strategy
15 134 (15.12%) User Acceptance Testing
16 124 (14.00%) Defect Management
17 117 (13.21%) BDD
18 106 (11.96%) Non-Functional Testing
19 92 (10.38%) Waterfall
20 89 (10.05%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 319 (36.00%) Java
2 309 (34.88%) SQL
3 251 (28.33%) C#
4 59 (6.66%) Python
5 56 (6.32%) Ruby
6 53 (5.98%) PHP
7 52 (5.87%) JavaScript
8 41 (4.63%) VBScript
9 40 (4.51%) C
10 29 (3.27%) PL/SQL
11 25 (2.82%) Scala
12 24 (2.71%) Shell Script
13 21 (2.37%) VB
14 17 (1.92%) VB.NET
15 16 (1.81%) C++
16 12 (1.35%) Groovy
17 11 (1.24%) Perl
17 11 (1.24%) PowerShell
18 6 (0.68%) T-SQL
19 4 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 260 (29.35%) ISTQB
2 240 (27.09%) ISEB
3 141 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 115 (12.98%) Degree
5 50 (5.64%) Security Cleared
6 18 (2.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 18 (2.03%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.13%) HP ASE
8 6 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.34%) CSQA
10 2 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.23%) HP AIS
11 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 338 (38.15%) QA
2 23 (2.60%) SDET
3 6 (0.68%) SLA
4 5 (0.56%) ISO 8583
4 5 (0.56%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.11%) WAI
Systems Management
1 305 (34.42%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.56%) CA Service Virtualization
2 5 (0.56%) nmon
2 5 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (0.45%) DameWare
3 4 (0.45%) ServiceCenter
4 3 (0.34%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.11%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 297 (33.52%) HP
2 124 (14.00%) Oracle
3 77 (8.69%) SAP
4 75 (8.47%) Microsoft
5 47 (5.30%) IBM
6 17 (1.92%) Citrix
7 8 (0.90%) Dynatrace
8 6 (0.68%) Cognizant
8 6 (0.68%) WorldPay
9 5 (0.56%) Telerik
10 4 (0.45%) LexisNexis
10 4 (0.45%) Micro Focus
11 3 (0.34%) AppDynamics
11 3 (0.34%) CA
11 3 (0.34%) Calypso
11 3 (0.34%) Murex
11 3 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.23%) Perforce
12 2 (0.23%) Rally
12 2 (0.23%) Temenos
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Good Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 35k per month
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FlexTime, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
StarBase
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
StarBase
Posted: 8 days ago
Head Office, Hanger Lane, London
River Island
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Competitive + Company Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Salary: Circa £34,120 DEO & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Nottingham and London
Infuse Consulting
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 depending on experience, plus bonus
Posted: 28 days ago