The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 90 91 112
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 7 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.66% 0.73% 0.082%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.98% 3.00% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +13.20%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +5.26%
HP UFT
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
235 233 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.21% 24.17% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 206 199 168
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Kent

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Kent

HP UFT
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £40,000 -
Dover +3 1 - -
West Malling - 1 - -
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 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 Kent region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 15 (88.24%) Test Automation
2 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
3 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
4 8 (47.06%) QA
5 7 (41.18%) Selenium
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) C
6 6 (35.29%) Change Management
6 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
7 5 (29.41%) Test Planning
7 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) HP
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) Scrum
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) Test Management
9 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
9 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
9 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
9 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
9 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
10 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
10 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (11.76%) Back Office
10 2 (11.76%) ISEB
10 2 (11.76%) .NET
10 2 (11.76%) SOAP

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
2 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.88%) TestComplete
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Test Automation Engineer
1 10 (58.82%) Test Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) QA Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Automation Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Senior QA Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Test Automation
2 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
3 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Change Management
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Test Planning
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) Test Management
7 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
7 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
7 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.76%) UML
9 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Project Management
9 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
9 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft