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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
England / South East
Rank 324 362 287
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -75
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 75 89 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.47% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.70% 2.63% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 56 78 146
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
2779 3388 3613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 18.71% 17.87% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 3067 3104
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +1 25 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Kent +26 18 £47,000 +6.81% 1
West Sussex - 16 £37,500 - 1
Surrey +42 8 £50,000 +8.10% 1
Oxfordshire +19 7 - -
Berkshire +19 3 £40,000 -3.03%
Buckinghamshire +15 1 £34,500 -27.36% 1
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 126 (79.75%) Selenium
2 108 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (64.56%) Test Automation
4 84 (53.16%) HP
5 67 (42.41%) JIRA
6 57 (36.08%) ISTQB
7 56 (35.44%) Software Testing
8 50 (31.65%) HP Quality Center
9 47 (29.75%) Test Strategy
9 47 (29.75%) Test Scripting
10 46 (29.11%) Automation Testing
11 42 (26.58%) Java
12 40 (25.32%) QA
13 39 (24.68%) Test Planning
14 37 (23.42%) SDLC
15 36 (22.78%) LoadRunner
16 35 (22.15%) ISEB
17 34 (21.52%) Performance Testing
18 33 (20.89%) Web Services
19 29 (18.35%) Regression Testing
19 29 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
20 27 (17.09%) Waterfall
21 26 (16.46%) BDD
21 26 (16.46%) Manual Testing
21 26 (16.46%) Defect Management
22 25 (15.82%) SoapUI
22 25 (15.82%) C#
23 24 (15.19%) Security Cleared
23 24 (15.19%) Functional Testing
24 23 (14.56%) Load Testing

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 4 (2.53%) Confluence
2 3 (1.90%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.23%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.70%) ATM
2 1 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 126 (79.75%) Selenium
2 67 (42.41%) JIRA
3 36 (22.78%) LoadRunner
4 25 (15.82%) SoapUI
5 22 (13.92%) Visual Studio
6 18 (11.39%) WebDriver
7 16 (10.13%) Zephyr
8 15 (9.49%) JMeter
9 14 (8.86%) Cucumber
10 13 (8.23%) JUnit
10 13 (8.23%) WATIR
11 12 (7.59%) Rational DOORS
12 10 (6.33%) Eclipse
12 10 (6.33%) IntelliJ
12 10 (6.33%) Jenkins
13 9 (5.70%) JIRA Agile
14 5 (3.16%) NUnit
14 5 (3.16%) Ranorex
15 4 (2.53%) Bugzilla
15 4 (2.53%) Testopia
General
1 20 (12.66%) Finance
2 8 (5.06%) Legal
2 8 (5.06%) Publishing
3 6 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.53%) Back Office
4 4 (2.53%) Banking
4 4 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.27%) Automotive
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.63%) Front Office
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (32.91%) Test Engineer
2 47 (29.75%) Analyst
3 43 (27.22%) Test Analyst
4 32 (20.25%) Test Automation Engineer
5 30 (18.99%) Automation Test Analyst
6 20 (12.66%) Senior Analyst
6 20 (12.66%) Senior Test Analyst
7 18 (11.39%) Test Leader
8 17 (10.76%) Tester
9 16 (10.13%) Test Manager
10 12 (7.59%) Automation Tester
10 12 (7.59%) Head of Testing
10 12 (7.59%) Integration Engineer
11 11 (6.96%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
11 11 (6.96%) Team Leader
11 11 (6.96%) Test Team Leader
12 10 (6.33%) Software Analyst
12 10 (6.33%) Software Test Analyst
13 9 (5.70%) Manual Test Analyst
14 8 (5.06%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.89%) Web Services
2 19 (12.03%) HTML
3 13 (8.23%) CSS
3 13 (8.23%) XML
4 11 (6.96%) .NET
4 11 (6.96%) DOM
4 11 (6.96%) REST
4 11 (6.96%) SOAP
5 7 (4.43%) JMS
6 2 (1.27%) Middleware
7 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.63%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.06%) Virtual Team
2 4 (2.53%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.90%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.90%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.90%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.27%) iPad
4 2 (1.27%) PMI
5 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.63%) Social Media
5 1 (0.63%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.23%) Windows
2 12 (7.59%) Android
3 11 (6.96%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.80%) Unix
5 4 (2.53%) Linux
6 1 (0.63%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (64.56%) Test Automation
3 56 (35.44%) Software Testing
4 47 (29.75%) Test Scripting
4 47 (29.75%) Test Strategy
5 46 (29.11%) Automation Testing
6 39 (24.68%) Test Planning
7 37 (23.42%) SDLC
8 34 (21.52%) Performance Testing
9 29 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (18.35%) Regression Testing
10 27 (17.09%) Waterfall
11 26 (16.46%) BDD
11 26 (16.46%) Defect Management
11 26 (16.46%) Manual Testing
12 24 (15.19%) Functional Testing
13 23 (14.56%) Load Testing
13 23 (14.56%) Project Management
13 23 (14.56%) Scrum
14 22 (13.92%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.58%) Java
2 25 (15.82%) C#
3 20 (12.66%) SQL
4 16 (10.13%) Python
5 7 (4.43%) VB
5 7 (4.43%) VBScript
6 6 (3.80%) C
7 5 (3.16%) Groovy
8 4 (2.53%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.53%) Ruby
9 2 (1.27%) C++
9 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (36.08%) ISTQB
2 35 (22.15%) ISEB
3 24 (15.19%) Security Cleared
4 19 (12.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 16 (10.13%) Degree
6 6 (3.80%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (25.32%) QA
2 4 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 50 (31.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 84 (53.16%) HP
2 13 (8.23%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.23%) Telerik
3 5 (3.16%) Oracle
3 5 (3.16%) VMware
4 2 (1.27%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.63%) Facebook
5 1 (0.63%) Informatica
5 1 (0.63%) SAP
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