The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 126 137 105
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -32
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 8 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 0.49% 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.86% 4.18% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 29
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +23.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
HP UFT
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
280 263 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.55% 11.60% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 259 205 274
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing HP UFT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Reading

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Reading

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Reading

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing HP UFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 15 (88.24%) Web Services
3 14 (82.35%) Finance
4 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 13 (76.47%) Ranorex
5 12 (70.59%) API Testing
5 12 (70.59%) Performance Testing
5 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
5 12 (70.59%) Test Automation
5 12 (70.59%) Telecoms
5 12 (70.59%) RSpec
5 12 (70.59%) JBehave
5 12 (70.59%) Cucumber
5 12 (70.59%) BDD
5 12 (70.59%) CSS
5 12 (70.59%) C#
5 12 (70.59%) HTML
5 12 (70.59%) Java
5 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
5 12 (70.59%) OOP
5 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
5 12 (70.59%) Games
5 12 (70.59%) Banking
5 12 (70.59%) Retail
5 12 (70.59%) Subversion
5 12 (70.59%) Logistics
5 12 (70.59%) Ajax
6 8 (47.06%) QA
7 7 (41.18%) Functional Testing

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (76.47%) Ranorex
3 12 (70.59%) Cucumber
3 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
3 12 (70.59%) JBehave
3 12 (70.59%) RSpec
3 12 (70.59%) Subversion
4 4 (23.53%) eggPlant
4 4 (23.53%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (17.65%) LoadRunner
5 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
5 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
6 2 (11.76%) JMeter
6 2 (11.76%) SilkPerformer
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Banking
2 12 (70.59%) Games
2 12 (70.59%) Retail
2 12 (70.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Performance Specialist
1 6 (35.29%) Performance Test Specialist
1 6 (35.29%) Technical Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Test Automation Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Test Automation Specialist
1 6 (35.29%) Test Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Test Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
3 3 (17.65%) QA Automation Tester
3 3 (17.65%) QA Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) Web Services
2 12 (70.59%) Ajax
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) API Testing
1 12 (70.59%) BDD
1 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (70.59%) Logistics
1 12 (70.59%) OOP
1 12 (70.59%) Performance Testing
1 12 (70.59%) Test Automation
2 7 (41.18%) Functional Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (23.53%) Presales
4 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) HP
1 4 (23.53%) IBM