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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 103 139 136
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -3
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 35 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.70% 0.49% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.29% 3.13% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 22
Median salary £37,500 £46,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.78% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £39,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
310 352 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.04% 15.65% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 270 282 299
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 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 24 May 2016.

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 24 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
Watford +23 15 £50,000 +8.69% 2
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £30,000 -
Royston - 1 - -
HP UFT
East of England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 55 (77.46%) HP
2 47 (66.20%) QA
3 42 (59.15%) Selenium
4 41 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (56.34%) SQL
6 39 (54.93%) Test Automation
7 38 (53.52%) Finance
8 37 (52.11%) Test Management
9 32 (45.07%) Cucumber
9 32 (45.07%) Functional Testing
10 31 (43.66%) Java
10 31 (43.66%) IBM
11 30 (42.25%) Unix
12 29 (40.85%) Regression Testing
13 28 (39.44%) Oracle
13 28 (39.44%) Oracle Database
14 23 (32.39%) Test Scripting
14 23 (32.39%) PL/SQL
15 22 (30.99%) Automation Testing
16 21 (29.58%) HP Quality Center
17 18 (25.35%) Scrum
18 17 (23.94%) Software Testing
18 17 (23.94%) Data Modelling
18 17 (23.94%) LoadRunner
19 15 (21.13%) Automated Testing
20 14 (19.72%) Project Management
20 14 (19.72%) Manual Testing
20 14 (19.72%) Mentoring
20 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
21 12 (16.90%) JIRA

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 3 (4.23%) MQSeries
1 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Office
2 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.23%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) SSH
1 8 (11.27%) Telnet
2 4 (5.63%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (39.44%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.23%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.23%) DB2
2 3 (4.23%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 42 (59.15%) Selenium
2 32 (45.07%) Cucumber
3 17 (23.94%) LoadRunner
4 12 (16.90%) JIRA
5 10 (14.08%) SoapUI
5 10 (14.08%) WebDriver
6 8 (11.27%) Toad
7 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (53.52%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
2 9 (12.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (8.45%) Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (56.34%) Analyst
1 40 (56.34%) Test Analyst
2 14 (19.72%) Automation Test Analyst
3 10 (14.08%) Consultant
3 10 (14.08%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (14.08%) Senior Test Analyst
3 10 (14.08%) Tester
4 9 (12.68%) QA Manager
4 9 (12.68%) SAP Manager
4 9 (12.68%) SAP Test Manager
5 8 (11.27%) Automation Tester
6 7 (9.86%) SAP Testing Manager
6 7 (9.86%) Testing Manager
7 6 (8.45%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Agile Test Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Graduate Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Graduate IT Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) IT Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Test Automation Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) REST
1 10 (14.08%) SOAP
2 3 (4.23%) Flash
2 3 (4.23%) HTML
2 3 (4.23%) J2EE
2 3 (4.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.90%) Data Integration
3 10 (14.08%) NHS
4 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.25%) Unix
2 12 (16.90%) Linux
3 5 (7.04%) Solaris
3 5 (7.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (54.93%) Test Automation
3 37 (52.11%) Test Management
4 32 (45.07%) Functional Testing
5 29 (40.85%) Regression Testing
6 23 (32.39%) Test Scripting
7 22 (30.99%) Automation Testing
8 18 (25.35%) Scrum
9 17 (23.94%) Data Modelling
9 17 (23.94%) Software Testing
10 15 (21.13%) Automated Testing
11 14 (19.72%) Manual Testing
11 14 (19.72%) Mentoring
11 14 (19.72%) Project Management
12 10 (14.08%) API Testing
12 10 (14.08%) BDD
12 10 (14.08%) Test Strategy
12 10 (14.08%) Waterfall
13 9 (12.68%) Time Management
13 9 (12.68%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) SQL
2 31 (43.66%) Java
3 23 (32.39%) PL/SQL
4 10 (14.08%) VB
5 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) ISEB
1 7 (9.86%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.04%) Degree
3 4 (5.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (66.20%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) ISO 8583
2 3 (4.23%) ISO20022
Systems Management
1 21 (29.58%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (7.04%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 55 (77.46%) HP
2 31 (43.66%) IBM
3 28 (39.44%) Oracle
4 10 (14.08%) SAP
5 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
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