The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 543 508 459
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -49
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 100 139 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.33% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.33% 2.06% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 82 113 164
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,900 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
HP UFT
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7547 6753 7150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.40% 16.21% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6592 5625 5852
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in London

HP UFT
Salary Trend in London

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in London

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in London

HP UFT
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +33 18 £55,000 +10.00%
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing HP UFT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP UFT.

1 149 (60.08%) Selenium
2 125 (50.40%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (45.16%) QA
4 97 (39.11%) HP
5 96 (38.71%) Finance
6 95 (38.31%) Java
7 86 (34.68%) HP Quality Center
8 84 (33.87%) ISEB
9 82 (33.06%) ISTQB
10 79 (31.85%) Test Automation
10 79 (31.85%) Automation Testing
11 78 (31.45%) Test Scripting
11 78 (31.45%) SQL
12 68 (27.42%) C#
13 60 (24.19%) Functional Testing
14 56 (22.58%) Test Management
14 56 (22.58%) SDLC
15 55 (22.18%) Oracle
16 53 (21.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 52 (20.97%) User Acceptance Testing
18 51 (20.56%) Software Testing
19 49 (19.76%) Automated Testing
19 49 (19.76%) Analytical Skills
19 49 (19.76%) Manual Testing
20 46 (18.55%) Microsoft
21 45 (18.15%) Regression Testing
21 45 (18.15%) Performance Testing
22 41 (16.53%) Test Strategy
22 41 (16.53%) Test Planning
22 41 (16.53%) Unix

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing HP UFT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP UFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.21%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.81%) Apache
3 2 (0.81%) JBoss
3 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.40%) Confluence
4 1 (0.40%) Lightstreamer
4 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (8.47%) MS Excel
1 21 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 16 (6.45%) MS Office
3 6 (2.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.21%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.21%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (1.21%) VisionPLUS
2 2 (0.81%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (0.81%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.03%) SaaS
2 5 (2.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.81%) SSL
2 1 (0.40%) HTTP
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.40%) SSH
2 1 (0.40%) Telnet
2 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.06%) Oracle Database
3 12 (4.84%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.21%) Big Data
7 2 (0.81%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.81%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.81%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 149 (60.08%) Selenium
2 35 (14.11%) Visual Studio
3 29 (11.69%) LoadRunner
4 28 (11.29%) WebDriver
5 25 (10.08%) Cucumber
6 24 (9.68%) Rational Functional Tester
7 21 (8.47%) JUnit
7 21 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (7.66%) JIRA
8 19 (7.66%) Selenium IDE
9 18 (7.26%) JMeter
10 16 (6.45%) Jenkins
10 16 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
11 15 (6.05%) NUnit
11 15 (6.05%) SpecFlow
12 14 (5.65%) Hudson
13 12 (4.84%) Eclipse
13 12 (4.84%) SilkTest
13 12 (4.84%) Subversion
14 11 (4.44%) TeamCity
General
1 96 (38.71%) Finance
2 31 (12.50%) Banking
3 16 (6.45%) Retail
4 13 (5.24%) Games
5 11 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.23%) Polish Language
7 6 (2.42%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.42%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.02%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.21%) Advertising
10 2 (0.81%) Back Office
10 2 (0.81%) Marketing
11 1 (0.40%) Front Office
11 1 (0.40%) International Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.40%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (32.66%) Analyst
2 79 (31.85%) Test Analyst
3 58 (23.39%) Tester
4 49 (19.76%) QA Engineer
5 44 (17.74%) Automation Tester
6 41 (16.53%) Automation Analyst
7 40 (16.13%) Automation Test Analyst
8 33 (13.31%) Test Manager
9 25 (10.08%) Consultant
10 24 (9.68%) QA Tester
11 18 (7.26%) Test Engineer
12 16 (6.45%) Financial Analyst
13 15 (6.05%) Automation Engineer
14 14 (5.65%) Test Consultant
15 13 (5.24%) Senior Analyst
15 13 (5.24%) Senior Test Analyst
16 12 (4.84%) QA Analyst
16 12 (4.84%) Service Analyst
16 12 (4.84%) Test Automation Engineer
16 12 (4.84%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.71%) .NET
2 28 (11.29%) Web Services
3 23 (9.27%) XML
4 21 (8.47%) HTML
5 19 (7.66%) SOAP
6 11 (4.44%) XBRL
7 8 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 7 (2.82%) Gherkin
8 7 (2.82%) Middleware
9 4 (1.61%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.61%) J2EE
10 3 (1.21%) HTML5
10 3 (1.21%) JSON
11 2 (0.81%) AngularJS
11 2 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (0.81%) JMS
11 2 (0.81%) Spring
11 2 (0.81%) Struts
11 2 (0.81%) WSDL
11 2 (0.81%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 49 (19.76%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.84%) iPhone
3 12 (4.84%) Online Gambling
4 11 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (4.44%) User Experience
5 9 (3.63%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.63%) Online Games
6 8 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.23%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.42%) Fintech
8 6 (2.42%) FMCG
9 5 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (2.02%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.61%) Derivative
11 3 (1.21%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.21%) Tandem
12 2 (0.81%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.81%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.53%) Unix
2 29 (11.69%) Linux
3 24 (9.68%) Windows
4 6 (2.42%) Android
4 6 (2.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (50.40%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (31.85%) Automation Testing
2 79 (31.85%) Test Automation
3 78 (31.45%) Test Scripting
4 60 (24.19%) Functional Testing
5 56 (22.58%) SDLC
5 56 (22.58%) Test Management
6 52 (20.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 51 (20.56%) Software Testing
8 49 (19.76%) Automated Testing
8 49 (19.76%) Manual Testing
9 45 (18.15%) Performance Testing
9 45 (18.15%) Regression Testing
10 41 (16.53%) Test Planning
10 41 (16.53%) Test Strategy
11 35 (14.11%) Scrum
12 32 (12.90%) BDD
13 31 (12.50%) Time Management
14 28 (11.29%) Defect Management
14 28 (11.29%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (38.31%) Java
2 78 (31.45%) SQL
3 68 (27.42%) C#
4 34 (13.71%) PHP
5 32 (12.90%) Python
6 26 (10.48%) Ruby
7 21 (8.47%) VBScript
8 19 (7.66%) JavaScript
9 16 (6.45%) Scala
10 12 (4.84%) C++
11 11 (4.44%) VB.NET
12 10 (4.03%) C
13 7 (2.82%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.82%) VB
14 6 (2.42%) PL/SQL
15 5 (2.02%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.61%) XPath
17 3 (1.21%) VBA
18 2 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 84 (33.87%) ISEB
2 82 (33.06%) ISTQB
3 53 (21.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 39 (15.73%) Degree
5 10 (4.03%) HP ASE
6 8 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (2.82%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.82%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.40%) HP AIS
9 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (45.16%) QA
2 18 (7.26%) SDET
3 2 (0.81%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.81%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.40%) SLA
Systems Management
1 86 (34.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 97 (39.11%) HP
2 55 (22.18%) Oracle
3 46 (18.55%) Microsoft
4 26 (10.48%) SAP
5 11 (4.44%) IBM
6 5 (2.02%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.21%) Calypso
7 3 (1.21%) Citrix
7 3 (1.21%) Murex
7 3 (1.21%) Perforce
7 3 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.81%) Guidewire
8 2 (0.81%) Informatica
8 2 (0.81%) Temenos
8 2 (0.81%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.81%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.40%) Rally
9 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.40%) Sybase
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Head Office, Hanger Lane, London
River Island
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
iKas International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago