The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 354 294 342
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +48
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 94 177 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.85% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.70% 5.00% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 83 144 84
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
HP UFT
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3477 3541 2996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 18.07% 16.96% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3141 3048 2501
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HP UFT
Salary Trend in the South East

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in the South East

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in the South East

HP UFT
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
Hampshire +41 48 £36,250 +3.80% 3
Surrey -21 14 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Berkshire -59 11 £40,000 -1.23% 1
Kent +10 10 £36,000 -
Buckinghamshire -4 5 £42,395 +13.05%
Oxfordshire - 5 £42,500 -
East Sussex -15 1 £62,500 +56.25%
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 167 (69.87%) Selenium
2 145 (60.67%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (57.32%) Test Automation
4 116 (48.54%) C#
5 97 (40.59%) HP Quality Center
6 95 (39.75%) Test Scripting
7 91 (38.08%) SQL
8 87 (36.40%) Finance
9 81 (33.89%) Automated Testing
10 78 (32.64%) HP
10 78 (32.64%) SoapUI
11 75 (31.38%) Java
11 75 (31.38%) ISTQB
12 73 (30.54%) QA
12 73 (30.54%) Test Management
13 72 (30.13%) WebDriver
14 61 (25.52%) JMeter
15 55 (23.01%) Client/Server
16 54 (22.59%) Windows
16 54 (22.59%) Unit Testing
17 50 (20.92%) Software Testing
18 49 (20.50%) N-Tier
19 47 (19.67%) Manual Testing
19 47 (19.67%) Performance Testing
20 46 (19.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
21 45 (18.83%) Functional Testing
22 43 (17.99%) Scrum
23 41 (17.15%) Automation Testing
24 39 (16.32%) Defect Management
24 39 (16.32%) ISEB

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 32 (13.39%) CMS
2 9 (3.77%) Confluence
3 7 (2.93%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.84%) ColdFusion
4 2 (0.84%) JBoss
5 1 (0.42%) Apache
5 1 (0.42%) IIS
5 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.67%) SaaS
2 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.35%) Internet
2 1 (0.42%) SNMP
2 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.18%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (3.35%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 167 (69.87%) Selenium
2 78 (32.64%) SoapUI
3 72 (30.13%) WebDriver
4 61 (25.52%) JMeter
5 39 (16.32%) NUnit
6 35 (14.64%) Jenkins
6 35 (14.64%) JIRA
6 35 (14.64%) MSTest
6 35 (14.64%) SpecFlow
7 33 (13.81%) Cucumber
8 32 (13.39%) LoadRunner
9 28 (11.72%) Ranorex
10 26 (10.88%) Maven
11 23 (9.62%) Visual Studio
12 20 (8.37%) Bugzilla
13 19 (7.95%) Testopia
14 18 (7.53%) JUnit
15 16 (6.69%) Subversion
16 14 (5.86%) TestNG
17 13 (5.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 87 (36.40%) Finance
2 15 (6.28%) Banking
3 12 (5.02%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.60%) Retail
5 8 (3.35%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.35%) Games
6 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.84%) Automotive
6 2 (0.84%) Back Office
6 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Advertising
7 1 (0.42%) Electronics
7 1 (0.42%) Front Office
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (33.89%) Analyst
2 80 (33.47%) Test Analyst
3 58 (24.27%) Test Engineer
4 45 (18.83%) Tester
5 33 (13.81%) Developer
6 30 (12.55%) Test Automation Developer
7 29 (12.13%) Automation Analyst
7 29 (12.13%) Automation Engineer
8 28 (11.72%) Automation Test Analyst
9 26 (10.88%) Test Automation Engineer
10 22 (9.21%) Senior Analyst
10 22 (9.21%) Senior Test Analyst
11 20 (8.37%) Automation Tester
12 17 (7.11%) Test Manager
13 16 (6.69%) Test Leader
14 15 (6.28%) Performance Test Leader
14 15 (6.28%) QA Tester
15 14 (5.86%) Team Leader
15 14 (5.86%) Test Team Leader
16 12 (5.02%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.90%) .NET
2 21 (8.79%) Web Services
3 19 (7.95%) Gherkin
4 14 (5.86%) SOAP
5 11 (4.60%) HTML
6 10 (4.18%) CSS
7 9 (3.77%) .NET Framework
8 8 (3.35%) Ajax
9 7 (2.93%) ASP.NET
9 7 (2.93%) XML
10 6 (2.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.84%) J2EE
11 2 (0.84%) Java EE
11 2 (0.84%) Spring
11 2 (0.84%) XML Messaging
12 1 (0.42%) Hibernate
12 1 (0.42%) JSON
12 1 (0.42%) Struts
12 1 (0.42%) WSDL
12 1 (0.42%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 55 (23.01%) Client/Server
2 49 (20.50%) N-Tier
3 12 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.35%) Digital Media
4 8 (3.35%) Wiki
5 7 (2.93%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.26%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.84%) iPad
7 2 (0.84%) User Experience
8 1 (0.42%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.42%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.42%) PKI
8 1 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.59%) Windows
2 15 (6.28%) Unix
3 7 (2.93%) Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Android
4 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.42%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (60.67%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (57.32%) Test Automation
3 95 (39.75%) Test Scripting
4 81 (33.89%) Automated Testing
5 73 (30.54%) Test Management
6 54 (22.59%) Unit Testing
7 50 (20.92%) Software Testing
8 47 (19.67%) Manual Testing
8 47 (19.67%) Performance Testing
9 46 (19.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 45 (18.83%) Functional Testing
11 43 (17.99%) Scrum
12 41 (17.15%) Automation Testing
13 39 (16.32%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (16.32%) Defect Management
14 38 (15.90%) Non-Functional Testing
14 38 (15.90%) Waterfall
15 34 (14.23%) Test Planning
16 32 (13.39%) Content Management
17 31 (12.97%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 116 (48.54%) C#
2 91 (38.08%) SQL
3 75 (31.38%) Java
4 18 (7.53%) C
5 16 (6.69%) JavaScript
6 14 (5.86%) VBScript
7 12 (5.02%) Ruby
7 12 (5.02%) VB
8 11 (4.60%) Groovy
8 11 (4.60%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.09%) PHP
9 5 (2.09%) Python
10 2 (0.84%) C++
10 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.42%) Perl
11 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (31.38%) ISTQB
2 39 (16.32%) ISEB
3 38 (15.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 21 (8.79%) Security Cleared
5 11 (4.60%) Degree
6 10 (4.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 6 (2.51%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (1.67%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.42%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (30.54%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) SDET
Systems Management
1 97 (40.59%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.26%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 78 (32.64%) HP
2 23 (9.62%) Oracle
3 11 (4.60%) SAP
4 7 (2.93%) Citrix
4 7 (2.93%) IBM
5 3 (1.26%) AppDynamics
5 3 (1.26%) CA
5 3 (1.26%) Dynatrace
5 3 (1.26%) Telerik
6 2 (0.84%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.42%) Rally
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago