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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 86 92 105
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 9 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.90% 0.61% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.37% 2.56% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +13.20%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
206 234 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.54% 23.76% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 180 200 151
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £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 27 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 - 4 £42,500 -
Dover +2 2 - -
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 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 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (62.50%) Selenium
3 9 (56.25%) QA
4 7 (43.75%) HP
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Test Management
5 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 6 (37.50%) Test Planning
5 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
6 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) C#
7 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) JIRA
7 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
7 4 (25.00%) Defect Management
8 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
8 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
8 3 (18.75%) Gherkin
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
8 3 (18.75%) ISEB
8 3 (18.75%) SOAP
9 2 (12.50%) UML
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) C

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 10 (62.50%) Selenium
2 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
4 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
5 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) QA Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Automation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Gherkin
1 3 (18.75%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Test Management
2 6 (37.50%) Test Planning
2 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
3 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft