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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 82 99 84
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 8 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.85% 0.63% 1.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.65% 3.52% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 17
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £39,300 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,550 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.26%
HP UFT
East of England

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
172 227 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.24% 17.89% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 137 181 136
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram 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 29 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Brentwood +7 2 - -
Basildon - 1 £32,500 - 1
Colchester - 1 £42,500 -
HP UFT
East of England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 19 (51.35%) LoadRunner
1 19 (51.35%) Test Scripting
2 17 (45.95%) ISTQB
2 17 (45.95%) Test Strategy
3 16 (43.24%) QA
4 14 (37.84%) Test Management
5 12 (32.43%) Finance
5 12 (32.43%) HP
5 12 (32.43%) ISEB
6 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
7 10 (27.03%) Degree
8 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
8 9 (24.32%) SoapUI
8 9 (24.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
8 9 (24.32%) Java
8 9 (24.32%) SQL
9 8 (21.62%) SOAP
10 7 (18.92%) Selenium
10 7 (18.92%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (16.22%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (16.22%) Law
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle
12 5 (13.51%) JBoss
12 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
13 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
13 4 (10.81%) JUnit
13 4 (10.81%) MS Office
13 4 (10.81%) MS Excel

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 5 (13.51%) JBoss
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (51.35%) LoadRunner
2 9 (24.32%) SoapUI
3 7 (18.92%) Selenium
4 4 (10.81%) JUnit
5 3 (8.11%) Ant
5 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
5 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
5 3 (8.11%) JIRA
5 3 (8.11%) Maven
5 3 (8.11%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (8.11%) TestDirector
6 2 (5.41%) Cactus
6 2 (5.41%) DbUnit
6 2 (5.41%) Gerrit
6 2 (5.41%) Gradle
6 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.41%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (5.41%) NUnit
6 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.41%) XMLSpy
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Law
3 3 (8.11%) Legal
4 2 (5.41%) Back Office
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Team Leader
2 13 (35.14%) Technical Leader
3 12 (32.43%) Technical Team Leader
3 12 (32.43%) Test Team Leader
4 11 (29.73%) Test Leader
4 11 (29.73%) Tester
5 7 (18.92%) Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) QA Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) LoadRunner Tester
6 5 (13.51%) QA Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) Automation Tester
7 3 (8.11%) QA Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) SOAP
2 3 (8.11%) Java EE
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) HTML5
3 2 (5.41%) J2EE
3 2 (5.41%) JSON
3 2 (5.41%) Spring
3 2 (5.41%) Struts
3 2 (5.41%) Swing
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) WSDL
3 2 (5.41%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) XSD
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
1 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Test Scripting
2 17 (45.95%) Test Strategy
3 14 (37.84%) Test Management
4 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
5 9 (24.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (16.22%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.81%) Service Management
8 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Line Management
8 3 (8.11%) SDLC
8 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery
8 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Defect Management
9 2 (5.41%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.41%) QA Automation
9 2 (5.41%) Test Planning
9 2 (5.41%) Use Case
9 2 (5.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) Java
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) Groovy
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.41%) VBA
3 2 (5.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) ISTQB
2 12 (32.43%) ISEB
3 10 (27.03%) Degree
4 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (43.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.41%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) HP
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) IBM
4 3 (8.11%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
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