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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 78 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 8 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.82% 0.37% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.03% 1.54% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Median salary £48,750 £28,750 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.56% +6.48%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
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
159 260 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 16.36% 23.88% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 135 235 152
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 28 July 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
Dover +3 3 £52,500 +110.00% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £45,000 -
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (75.00%) Selenium
2 11 (68.75%) HP
3 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 8 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (50.00%) Test Management
4 8 (50.00%) JIRA
5 7 (43.75%) QA
5 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
5 7 (43.75%) Test Strategy
6 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Test Planning
6 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
7 5 (31.25%) Project Management
7 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Supplier Management
7 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
7 5 (31.25%) Line Management
7 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
7 5 (31.25%) People Management
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (25.00%) Load Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
9 3 (18.75%) Legal
9 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
9 3 (18.75%) ISEB
9 3 (18.75%) SQL
9 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
9 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement

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 12 (75.00%) Selenium
2 8 (50.00%) JIRA
3 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
4 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
5 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
6 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 8 (50.00%) Test Management
3 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Test Strategy
4 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Test Planning
4 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Line Management
5 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
5 5 (31.25%) People Management
5 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (31.25%) Supplier Management
6 4 (25.00%) Load Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
7 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
7 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
7 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) ISEB
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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