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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 478 454 388
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -66
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 144 185 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.40% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.84% 2.35% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 112 154 236
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £74,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,323
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.99%
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
7806 7879 7171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.68% 16.98% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6634 6643 6100
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +26 46 £45,000 -10.00% 3
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 187 (72.20%) Selenium
2 157 (60.62%) QA
3 142 (54.83%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (43.24%) Finance
5 103 (39.77%) Automated Testing
6 100 (38.61%) SQL
7 98 (37.84%) Java
8 89 (34.36%) C#
9 81 (31.27%) .NET
10 77 (29.73%) Test Automation
11 72 (27.80%) Test Scripting
12 64 (24.71%) Automation Testing
13 63 (24.32%) SOAP
13 63 (24.32%) Microsoft
14 62 (23.94%) Scrum
15 59 (22.78%) ISTQB
16 58 (22.39%) HP Quality Center
17 55 (21.24%) ISEB
18 54 (20.85%) Performance Testing
18 54 (20.85%) SoapUI
19 50 (19.31%) Manual Testing
20 49 (18.92%) Test Management
20 49 (18.92%) Test Strategy
21 47 (18.15%) HP
22 46 (17.76%) Visual Studio
22 46 (17.76%) WebDriver
22 46 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
23 45 (17.37%) LoadRunner
24 43 (16.60%) Oracle
25 42 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (3.09%) WebLogic
2 7 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.32%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.93%) IIS
5 4 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.09%) SaaS
2 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.54%) Firewall
1 4 (1.54%) Wireshark
1 4 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.63%) Relational Database
2 9 (3.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (3.47%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (1.54%) Big Data
3 4 (1.54%) SSDT
3 4 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.39%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (0.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 187 (72.20%) Selenium
2 54 (20.85%) SoapUI
3 46 (17.76%) WebDriver
3 46 (17.76%) Visual Studio
4 45 (17.37%) LoadRunner
5 42 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (14.67%) JMeter
7 32 (12.36%) WinRunner
8 30 (11.58%) JIRA
9 24 (9.27%) Cucumber
10 21 (8.11%) Rational Functional Tester
11 17 (6.56%) JUnit
11 17 (6.56%) Jenkins
12 16 (6.18%) FitNesse
13 12 (4.63%) Eclipse
13 12 (4.63%) Rational Robot
14 11 (4.25%) Subversion
15 10 (3.86%) NUnit
15 10 (3.86%) TeamCity
16 9 (3.47%) Git (software)
General
1 112 (43.24%) Finance
2 42 (16.22%) Banking
3 30 (11.58%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.79%) Retail
5 11 (4.25%) Games
6 9 (3.47%) Polish Language
7 7 (2.70%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.54%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.54%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 89 (34.36%) Analyst
2 88 (33.98%) Test Analyst
3 66 (25.48%) QA Engineer
4 49 (18.92%) Tester
5 32 (12.36%) Automation Tester
6 30 (11.58%) Senior QA Engineer
7 28 (10.81%) Test Engineer
8 26 (10.04%) Automation Analyst
9 25 (9.65%) Automation Test Analyst
10 24 (9.27%) Test Leader
11 20 (7.72%) Test Manager
12 17 (6.56%) Senior Test Analyst
12 17 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
12 17 (6.56%) QA Analyst
13 15 (5.79%) QA Test Analyst
13 15 (5.79%) QA Tester
14 13 (5.02%) Developer
14 13 (5.02%) Consultant
15 11 (4.25%) Senior Test Engineer
15 11 (4.25%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (31.27%) .NET
2 63 (24.32%) SOAP
3 28 (10.81%) Gherkin
4 20 (7.72%) REST
4 20 (7.72%) Web Services
5 17 (6.56%) XML
6 11 (4.25%) HTML
7 9 (3.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 7 (2.70%) jQuery
8 7 (2.70%) ASP.NET
9 6 (2.32%) XBRL
10 5 (1.93%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (1.93%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.54%) MSMQ
12 3 (1.16%) XHTML
12 3 (1.16%) XSL
12 3 (1.16%) CSS
13 2 (0.77%) JMS
13 2 (0.77%) RESTful
14 1 (0.39%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.63%) Client/Server
3 10 (3.86%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.86%) Online Gambling
4 9 (3.47%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (2.70%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.70%) Equities
6 7 (2.70%) Derivative
6 7 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.93%) User Experience
8 4 (1.54%) FMCG
9 3 (1.16%) iPhone
9 3 (1.16%) iPad
10 2 (0.77%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.77%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.39%) CMDB
11 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.39%) Physics
11 1 (0.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.51%) UNIX
2 24 (9.27%) Windows
3 21 (8.11%) Linux
4 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.39%) VMS
5 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (54.83%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (39.77%) Automated Testing
3 77 (29.73%) Test Automation
4 72 (27.80%) Test Scripting
5 64 (24.71%) Automation Testing
6 62 (23.94%) Scrum
7 54 (20.85%) Performance Testing
8 50 (19.31%) Manual Testing
9 49 (18.92%) Test Strategy
9 49 (18.92%) Test Management
10 41 (15.83%) Functional Testing
11 39 (15.06%) SDLC
12 35 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
13 34 (13.13%) Integration Testing
14 32 (12.36%) User Stories
15 29 (11.20%) Line Management
15 29 (11.20%) Software Engineering
16 27 (10.42%) Test Planning
17 25 (9.65%) Security Testing
17 25 (9.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (38.61%) SQL
2 98 (37.84%) Java
3 89 (34.36%) C#
4 25 (9.65%) T-SQL
4 25 (9.65%) VBScript
5 24 (9.27%) JavaScript
6 23 (8.88%) C++
7 21 (8.11%) Ruby
8 17 (6.56%) Python
9 13 (5.02%) C
10 12 (4.63%) Bash Shell
11 11 (4.25%) Perl
12 8 (3.09%) VB
12 8 (3.09%) Korn
12 8 (3.09%) Bourne shell
13 7 (2.70%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.70%) PHP
14 5 (1.93%) XPath
14 5 (1.93%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (22.78%) ISTQB
2 55 (21.24%) ISEB
3 31 (11.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 24 (9.27%) Degree
5 6 (2.32%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.32%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.16%) HP ASE
7 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (60.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 58 (22.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) Puppet
2 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.39%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 63 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 47 (18.15%) HP
3 43 (16.60%) Oracle
4 17 (6.56%) SAP
5 12 (4.63%) IBM
6 6 (2.32%) WorldPay
7 4 (1.54%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.16%) Perforce
9 2 (0.77%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.77%) Informatica
9 2 (0.77%) Citrix
10 1 (0.39%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.39%) CA
10 1 (0.39%) Cognos
10 1 (0.39%) Calypso
10 1 (0.39%) Sage
10 1 (0.39%) Infor
10 1 (0.39%) ServiceNow
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