The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 119 113 130
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 17 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.84% 1.57% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.85% 9.62% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 5
Median salary £35,000 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% +12.94%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
441 364 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.70% 16.30% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 398 301 276
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Watford +8 17 £35,000 -27.08% 1
HP UFT
East of England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (91.18%) Finance
2 31 (91.18%) Java
2 31 (91.18%) Unix
2 31 (91.18%) Selenium
3 27 (79.41%) Functional Testing
4 26 (76.47%) QA
4 26 (76.47%) Scrum
5 25 (73.53%) Linux
6 24 (70.59%) Python
6 24 (70.59%) C#
7 23 (67.65%) Automation Testing
8 20 (58.82%) SQL
9 18 (52.94%) Regression Testing
10 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (41.18%) JIRA
12 13 (38.24%) Cucumber
12 13 (38.24%) Automated Testing
13 12 (35.29%) Shell Script
13 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
14 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (32.35%) BDD
14 11 (32.35%) WebDriver
14 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
14 11 (32.35%) TDD
15 9 (26.47%) Agile Testing
16 8 (23.53%) Integration Testing
17 7 (20.59%) Atlassian
17 7 (20.59%) Kanban
17 7 (20.59%) Software Testing

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 7 (20.59%) Confluence
1 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (91.18%) Selenium
2 14 (41.18%) JIRA
3 13 (38.24%) Cucumber
4 11 (32.35%) WebDriver
5 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
5 7 (20.59%) JUnit
5 7 (20.59%) Maven
5 7 (20.59%) SoapUI
6 2 (5.88%) Bugzilla
6 2 (5.88%) TestDirector
6 2 (5.88%) TestLink
7 1 (2.94%) Toad
General
1 31 (91.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Analyst
1 32 (94.12%) Test Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) QA Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) QA Test Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Payments Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) QA Tester
5 1 (2.94%) Software Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (2.94%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Software Tester
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Gherkin
1 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
1 7 (20.59%) RESTful
1 7 (20.59%) Spring
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Unix
2 25 (73.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (79.41%) Functional Testing
3 26 (76.47%) Scrum
4 23 (67.65%) Automation Testing
5 18 (52.94%) Regression Testing
6 13 (38.24%) Automated Testing
7 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
8 11 (32.35%) BDD
8 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (32.35%) TDD
8 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
9 9 (26.47%) Agile Testing
10 8 (23.53%) Integration Testing
11 7 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (20.59%) Kanban
11 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
11 7 (20.59%) System Integration Testing
12 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
13 4 (11.76%) Data Integration
13 4 (11.76%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) Java
2 24 (70.59%) C#
2 24 (70.59%) Python
3 20 (58.82%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) Shell Script
5 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (76.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Atlassian
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
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