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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
South East / Kent
Rank 71 88 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +22
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 14 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.72% 0.86% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.90% 3.72% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 0
Median salary £47,500 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
203 242 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.00% 23.14% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 161 207 265
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 21 January 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
Dover - 9 £47,500 -
Chatham - 3 £42,000 -
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Kent region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 22 (100.00%) HP
2 19 (86.36%) LoadRunner
2 19 (86.36%) Selenium
2 19 (86.36%) HP Quality Center
3 18 (81.82%) Mentoring
3 18 (81.82%) People Management
3 18 (81.82%) Software Testing
4 17 (77.27%) Process Improvement
4 17 (77.27%) Test Strategy
5 16 (72.73%) JIRA
6 15 (68.18%) Supplier Management
6 15 (68.18%) Project Management
7 13 (59.09%) Quality Management
7 13 (59.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (59.09%) ISTQB
8 10 (45.45%) Load Testing
8 10 (45.45%) Test Management
8 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
8 10 (45.45%) Test Planning
8 10 (45.45%) Line Management
9 9 (40.91%) Degree
9 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (40.91%) Legal
9 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
10 5 (22.73%) Planning and Forecasting
11 3 (13.64%) SDLC
11 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
11 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
11 3 (13.64%) ISEB
11 3 (13.64%) SQL

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 19 (86.36%) LoadRunner
1 19 (86.36%) Selenium
2 16 (72.73%) JIRA
General
1 9 (40.91%) Legal
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Test Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Team Leader
2 5 (22.73%) Test Leader
2 5 (22.73%) Test Team Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Manual Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Mentoring
1 18 (81.82%) People Management
1 18 (81.82%) Software Testing
2 17 (77.27%) Process Improvement
2 17 (77.27%) Test Strategy
3 15 (68.18%) Project Management
3 15 (68.18%) Supplier Management
4 13 (59.09%) Quality Management
4 13 (59.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (45.45%) Line Management
5 10 (45.45%) Load Testing
5 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 10 (45.45%) Test Management
5 10 (45.45%) Test Planning
6 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
6 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Planning and Forecasting
8 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
8 3 (13.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) ISTQB
2 9 (40.91%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (86.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) HP