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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 104 145 123
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -22
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 42 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.86% 0.44% 1.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.28% 2.73% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 25
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
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
342 366 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.13% 15.94% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 262 297 289
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Watford +20 15 £50,000 +8.69% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £30,000 -
Royston - 1 - -
HP UFT
East of England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 54 (77.14%) HP
2 45 (64.29%) QA
3 42 (60.00%) Selenium
4 41 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (54.29%) Finance
6 35 (50.00%) SQL
6 35 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 33 (47.14%) Test Management
8 29 (41.43%) Java
8 29 (41.43%) IBM
9 28 (40.00%) Unix
9 28 (40.00%) Cucumber
9 28 (40.00%) Functional Testing
10 27 (38.57%) Oracle Database
10 27 (38.57%) Oracle
10 27 (38.57%) Regression Testing
11 25 (35.71%) Test Scripting
12 22 (31.43%) Automation Testing
12 22 (31.43%) PL/SQL
13 21 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
14 18 (25.71%) Automated Testing
15 17 (24.29%) Software Testing
15 17 (24.29%) Scrum
16 16 (22.86%) Data Modelling
16 16 (22.86%) LoadRunner
17 14 (20.00%) Project Management
17 14 (20.00%) Manual Testing
18 13 (18.57%) V-Model
18 13 (18.57%) Mentoring
18 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (2.86%) MQSeries
1 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) SSH
1 8 (11.43%) Telnet
2 4 (5.71%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.86%) DB2
2 2 (2.86%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 42 (60.00%) Selenium
2 28 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 16 (22.86%) LoadRunner
4 9 (12.86%) JIRA
5 8 (11.43%) Toad
6 7 (10.00%) SoapUI
6 7 (10.00%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (54.29%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Manufacturing
2 9 (12.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (7.14%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Analyst
1 36 (51.43%) Test Analyst
2 11 (15.71%) Automation Test Analyst
2 11 (15.71%) Tester
3 10 (14.29%) Consultant
3 10 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) QA Manager
4 9 (12.86%) SAP Manager
4 9 (12.86%) SAP Test Manager
5 7 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 7 (10.00%) SAP Testing Manager
5 7 (10.00%) Testing Manager
6 5 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Graduate Consultant
6 5 (7.14%) Graduate IT Consultant
6 5 (7.14%) IT Consultant
6 5 (7.14%) Test Automation Consultant
6 5 (7.14%) Test Consultant
6 5 (7.14%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) REST
1 7 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (2.86%) Flash
2 2 (2.86%) HTML
2 2 (2.86%) J2EE
2 2 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.71%) Data Integration
3 10 (14.29%) NHS
4 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.00%) Unix
2 12 (17.14%) Linux
3 5 (7.14%) Solaris
3 5 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 33 (47.14%) Test Management
4 28 (40.00%) Functional Testing
5 27 (38.57%) Regression Testing
6 25 (35.71%) Test Scripting
7 22 (31.43%) Automation Testing
8 18 (25.71%) Automated Testing
9 17 (24.29%) Scrum
9 17 (24.29%) Software Testing
10 16 (22.86%) Data Modelling
11 14 (20.00%) Manual Testing
11 14 (20.00%) Project Management
12 13 (18.57%) Mentoring
12 13 (18.57%) V-Model
13 10 (14.29%) Integration Testing
13 10 (14.29%) Test Strategy
14 9 (12.86%) Quality Management
15 8 (11.43%) Time Management
15 8 (11.43%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.00%) SQL
2 29 (41.43%) Java
3 22 (31.43%) PL/SQL
4 7 (10.00%) VB
5 5 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) ISEB
1 6 (8.57%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.14%) Degree
3 4 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (64.29%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) ISO 8583
2 3 (4.29%) ISO20022
Systems Management
1 21 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (7.14%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 54 (77.14%) HP
2 29 (41.43%) IBM
3 27 (38.57%) Oracle
4 10 (14.29%) SAP
5 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
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