The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 121 116 125
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 5 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.33% 0.46% 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.47% 2.41% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 15
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
HP UFT
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
340 290 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.34% 18.95% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 289 206 269
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Banbury -1 3 £37,500 -28.57%
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (100.00%) ISEB
1 10 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 8 (80.00%) QA
3 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (80.00%) TestDirector
3 8 (80.00%) Regression Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 7 (70.00%) HP
4 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Degree
5 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (60.00%) V-Model
6 5 (50.00%) Load Testing
6 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (50.00%) User Experience
6 5 (50.00%) QARun
6 5 (50.00%) WinRunner
6 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (50.00%) Defect Management
7 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
8 3 (30.00%) Test Management
8 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
8 3 (30.00%) JIRA
8 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (20.00%) XML

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) TestDirector
2 5 (50.00%) QARun
2 5 (50.00%) WinRunner
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
5 1 (10.00%) TestLink
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) QA Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior QA Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Manual Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (60.00%) V-Model
4 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (50.00%) Defect Management
5 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (50.00%) Load Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Test Management
8 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) ISEB
1 10 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) HP