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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 343 335 290
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -45
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 100 126 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.61% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.12% 3.68% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 81 120 165
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +5.26%
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
3208 3427 3487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.46% 16.63% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2896 2877 2972
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +28 43 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Berkshire +15 18 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Surrey -14 16 £37,500 -14.28% 2
Kent +2 9 £45,000 +50.00%
Buckinghamshire +25 8 £55,000 +51.72%
Oxfordshire -11 5 £37,500 -28.57%
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 South East region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 135 (72.19%) Selenium
2 121 (64.71%) Test Automation
3 119 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (48.13%) C#
5 87 (46.52%) ISTQB
6 76 (40.64%) SQL
7 68 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
8 67 (35.83%) QA
9 66 (35.29%) Test Scripting
9 66 (35.29%) Java
10 64 (34.22%) Finance
11 53 (28.34%) Software Testing
12 52 (27.81%) WebDriver
13 48 (25.67%) Waterfall
13 48 (25.67%) SoapUI
14 47 (25.13%) Automated Testing
15 44 (23.53%) Test Management
15 44 (23.53%) Ranorex
16 43 (22.99%) Client/Server
17 41 (21.93%) Windows
18 40 (21.39%) User Acceptance Testing
19 37 (19.79%) JIRA
19 37 (19.79%) Functional Testing
19 37 (19.79%) HP
19 37 (19.79%) N-Tier
20 36 (19.25%) JMeter
20 36 (19.25%) BDD
20 36 (19.25%) Defect Management
21 35 (18.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 35 (18.72%) NUnit

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 30 (16.04%) CMS
2 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.53%) Apache
3 1 (0.53%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.53%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (8.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.14%) ATM
2 2 (1.07%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) DNS
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) SAN
3 1 (0.53%) SSL
3 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database
1 5 (2.67%) Relational Database
1 5 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.14%) MySQL
3 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 135 (72.19%) Selenium
2 52 (27.81%) WebDriver
3 48 (25.67%) SoapUI
4 44 (23.53%) Ranorex
5 37 (19.79%) JIRA
6 36 (19.25%) JMeter
7 35 (18.72%) NUnit
8 32 (17.11%) Bugzilla
9 30 (16.04%) Cucumber
9 30 (16.04%) SpecFlow
10 29 (15.51%) Testopia
11 28 (14.97%) MSTest
12 21 (11.23%) LoadRunner
13 19 (10.16%) Git (software)
14 18 (9.63%) Subversion
15 14 (7.49%) JBehave
15 14 (7.49%) Jenkins
15 14 (7.49%) RSpec
16 12 (6.42%) Maven
17 8 (4.28%) TestDirector
General
1 64 (34.22%) Finance
2 21 (11.23%) Banking
3 16 (8.56%) Telecoms
4 15 (8.02%) Retail
5 14 (7.49%) Games
6 10 (5.35%) Back Office
7 2 (1.07%) Legal
7 2 (1.07%) Marketing
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (31.02%) Analyst
2 52 (27.81%) Test Analyst
3 43 (22.99%) Tester
4 42 (22.46%) Test Engineer
5 30 (16.04%) Test Manager
6 26 (13.90%) Developer
7 25 (13.37%) Test Automation Developer
8 24 (12.83%) Automation Tester
9 18 (9.63%) Automation Test Analyst
10 17 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
11 13 (6.95%) Software Analyst
11 13 (6.95%) Software Test Analyst
12 12 (6.42%) QA Tester
13 11 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
14 9 (4.81%) Agile Test Analyst
14 9 (4.81%) QA Automation Tester
14 9 (4.81%) Web Engineer
15 8 (4.28%) Performance Test Analyst
15 8 (4.28%) Senior Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.23%) Web Services
2 16 (8.56%) HTML
3 14 (7.49%) Ajax
3 14 (7.49%) CSS
4 8 (4.28%) .NET
4 8 (4.28%) SOAP
5 7 (3.74%) Gherkin
6 4 (2.14%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.07%) XML
8 1 (0.53%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.53%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.53%) HTML5
8 1 (0.53%) J2EE
8 1 (0.53%) JSON
8 1 (0.53%) Middleware
8 1 (0.53%) Spring
8 1 (0.53%) Struts
8 1 (0.53%) WSDL
8 1 (0.53%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 43 (22.99%) Client/Server
2 37 (19.79%) N-Tier
3 9 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.67%) PMI
5 4 (2.14%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.60%) User Experience
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.93%) Windows
2 10 (5.35%) Linux
3 7 (3.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (64.71%) Test Automation
2 119 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (35.29%) Test Scripting
4 53 (28.34%) Software Testing
5 48 (25.67%) Waterfall
6 47 (25.13%) Automated Testing
7 44 (23.53%) Test Management
8 40 (21.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 37 (19.79%) Functional Testing
10 36 (19.25%) BDD
10 36 (19.25%) Defect Management
11 34 (18.18%) Performance Testing
11 34 (18.18%) Test Strategy
12 33 (17.65%) Automation Testing
13 32 (17.11%) Test Planning
13 32 (17.11%) V-Model
14 31 (16.58%) Manual Testing
14 31 (16.58%) Scrum
14 31 (16.58%) SDLC
15 30 (16.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (48.13%) C#
2 76 (40.64%) SQL
3 66 (35.29%) Java
4 22 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 11 (5.88%) Groovy
6 10 (5.35%) C
6 10 (5.35%) PHP
7 7 (3.74%) C++
8 4 (2.14%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.60%) Python
9 3 (1.60%) VBScript
10 2 (1.07%) VB
11 1 (0.53%) Ruby
11 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 87 (46.52%) ISTQB
2 35 (18.72%) ISEB
2 35 (18.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 23 (12.30%) Degree
4 19 (10.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 16 (8.56%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.67%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.07%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.53%) HP AIS
8 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (35.83%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) SDET
Systems Management
1 68 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (3.21%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 37 (19.79%) HP
2 8 (4.28%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.21%) AppDynamics
3 6 (3.21%) CA
3 6 (3.21%) Dynatrace
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle
5 3 (1.60%) ATG
5 3 (1.60%) hybris
6 2 (1.07%) IBM
7 1 (0.53%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Telerik
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