The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham 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 81 90 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 19 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.51% 0.40% 2.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.15% 1.83% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 12
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,323
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.99%
HP UFT
Nottinghamshire

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

Development Applications Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
233 218 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 18.55% 21.69% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 198 146 177
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £48,400
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 Nottingham

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Nottingham

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Nottingham

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 27 (93.10%) Selenium
2 25 (86.21%) Java
3 23 (79.31%) C#
4 20 (68.97%) Automated Testing
4 20 (68.97%) QA
5 13 (44.83%) .NET
6 11 (37.93%) Finance
6 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
6 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (37.93%) ISTQB
7 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
7 10 (34.48%) Scrum
8 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
8 9 (31.03%) Manual Testing
8 9 (31.03%) BDD
9 8 (27.59%) Bugzilla
9 8 (27.59%) LoadRunner
9 8 (27.59%) C++
10 7 (24.14%) SpecFlow
10 7 (24.14%) Automation Testing
10 7 (24.14%) WebDriver
11 6 (20.69%) SQL
11 6 (20.69%) XML
11 6 (20.69%) OOP
11 6 (20.69%) OO
11 6 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (17.24%) Ranorex
12 5 (17.24%) Gherkin
12 5 (17.24%) HTML
12 5 (17.24%) Cucumber

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (93.10%) Selenium
2 8 (27.59%) LoadRunner
2 8 (27.59%) Bugzilla
3 7 (24.14%) WebDriver
3 7 (24.14%) SpecFlow
4 5 (17.24%) Ranorex
4 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.90%) FitNesse
5 2 (6.90%) TestComplete
5 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.45%) JIRA
6 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (3.45%) TestDirector
6 1 (3.45%) Selenium IDE
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Tester
3 8 (27.59%) Automated Tester
3 8 (27.59%) QA Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Automated Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) QA Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Test Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) XML
3 5 (17.24%) Gherkin
3 5 (17.24%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Automated Testing
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
3 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
3 10 (34.48%) Scrum
4 9 (31.03%) BDD
4 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
4 9 (31.03%) Manual Testing
5 7 (24.14%) Automation Testing
6 6 (20.69%) OOP
6 6 (20.69%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) Line Management
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) TDD
9 2 (6.90%) V-Model
9 2 (6.90%) Change Management
10 1 (3.45%) SOA
10 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Test Management
10 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) Java
2 23 (79.31%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) C++
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) ISTQB
2 6 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (13.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (68.97%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Perforce
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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