The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 98 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.28% 0.47% 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.20% 4.24% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £36,395 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,679 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,111 £39,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
HP UFT
Buckinghamshire

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

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
249 118 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.47% 11.15% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 239 108 111
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) JMeter
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) Automotive
4 2 (22.22%) XML Messaging
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) HP

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) JMeter
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
3 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Messaging Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) XML Messaging
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) IBM