The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 75 75 97
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 6 35 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.67% 2.80% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.51% 15.77% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 2
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
133 222 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.96% 17.75% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 96 174 108
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing HP UFT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Essex

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Essex

HP UFT
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +3 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Brentwood +1 1 - -
HP UFT
East of England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing HP UFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 10 (62.50%) LoadRunner
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) ISEB
3 7 (43.75%) Legal
3 7 (43.75%) Validation
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) QA
3 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 6 (37.50%) Law
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (25.00%) Service Management
6 4 (25.00%) JSON
6 4 (25.00%) JIRA
6 4 (25.00%) Spring
6 4 (25.00%) JUnit
6 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) JBoss
6 4 (25.00%) VC++
6 4 (25.00%) Apache
6 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 4 (25.00%) WSDL
6 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (25.00%) SSL
6 4 (25.00%) VB.NET

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Apache
1 4 (25.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) LoadRunner
2 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (25.00%) Gerrit
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Gradle
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (12.50%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (43.75%) Legal
2 6 (37.50%) Law
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Test Leader
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Lead Software Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Environment Delivery Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Test Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Test Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Tester
4 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner Tester
4 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) QA Leader
4 2 (12.50%) QA Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Performance Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (25.00%) COM+
1 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) HTML5
1 4 (25.00%) J2EE
1 4 (25.00%) JSON
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
1 4 (25.00%) Spring
1 4 (25.00%) Struts
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
1 4 (25.00%) WSDL
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) Validation
2 4 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (25.00%) SDLC
2 4 (25.00%) Service Management
2 4 (25.00%) Test Management
2 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) C++
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (25.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ISEB
2 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft