The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 66 73 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.34% 0.30% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.82% 2.25% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +6.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
HP UFT
Northamptonshire

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

Development Applications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
132 89 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.67% 13.34% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 115 88 64
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Northampton

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 9 (100.00%) COBOL
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) DB2
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) JBoss
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) FTP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) SSL
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) CICS
1 9 (100.00%) Informatica
1 9 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 9 (100.00%) REXX
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
1 9 (100.00%) RACF
1 9 (100.00%) JCL
1 9 (100.00%) Middleware
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 9 (100.00%) Workflow Management

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 9 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (100.00%) JBoss
1 9 (100.00%) CICS
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 9 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) FTP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) SSL
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) DB2
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) Hudson
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Environment Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Environment Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) Middleware
1 9 (100.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) Workflow
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Workflow Management
1 9 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) COBOL
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) REXX
1 9 (100.00%) JCL
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) CA Endevor
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
1 9 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) Informatica
1 9 (100.00%) F5
1 9 (100.00%) New Relic