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

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
South East / Kent
Rank 69 98 103
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +5
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 20 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.38% 0.73% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.22% 3.13% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 0
Median salary £47,250 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.12% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
217 256 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.83% 23.21% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 169 220 237
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,001 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

HP UFT Salary Histogram 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 February 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 - 7 £42,000 -
Dartford - 1 £52,500 -
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 25 (89.29%) HP
2 24 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (85.71%) Test Strategy
3 20 (71.43%) Mentoring
4 19 (67.86%) Process Improvement
4 19 (67.86%) Selenium
5 18 (64.29%) People Management
5 18 (64.29%) Software Testing
5 18 (64.29%) LoadRunner
6 15 (53.57%) ISTQB
6 15 (53.57%) JIRA
7 14 (50.00%) Project Management
7 14 (50.00%) Supplier Management
8 13 (46.43%) Quality Management
9 12 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (39.29%) Line Management
10 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
11 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (35.71%) Test Planning
11 10 (35.71%) Load Testing
11 10 (35.71%) Test Management
12 9 (32.14%) Degree
12 9 (32.14%) Automation Testing
12 9 (32.14%) Legal
12 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
13 8 (28.57%) SDLC
13 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
14 7 (25.00%) Functional Testing
15 6 (21.43%) ISEB
15 6 (21.43%) 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Selenium
2 18 (64.29%) LoadRunner
3 15 (53.57%) JIRA
General
1 9 (32.14%) Legal
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Test Manager
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Team Leader
4 5 (17.86%) Test Leader
4 5 (17.86%) Test Team Leader
5 4 (14.29%) QC Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Manual Test Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Head of Test
8 1 (3.57%) Head of Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) QA Test Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 20 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 19 (67.86%) Process Improvement
4 18 (64.29%) People Management
4 18 (64.29%) Software Testing
5 14 (50.00%) Project Management
5 14 (50.00%) Supplier Management
6 13 (46.43%) Quality Management
7 12 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (39.29%) Line Management
8 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
9 10 (35.71%) Load Testing
9 10 (35.71%) Test Management
9 10 (35.71%) Test Planning
9 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (32.14%) Automation Testing
10 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
11 8 (28.57%) SDLC
11 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
12 7 (25.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) VB
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) ISTQB
2 9 (32.14%) Degree
3 6 (21.43%) ISEB
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 24 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) HP