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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 333 231 283
Rank change year-on-year
-102 +52
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 110 245 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 1.09% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.99% 7.09% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 104 204 132
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.45%
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
3682 3455 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.38% 15.31% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 2837 2442
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 +42 49 £35,000 -15.15% 3
Berkshire -13 22 £49,000 +22.50% 5
Buckinghamshire -28 15 £37,500 -2.59%
Oxfordshire +4 10 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Surrey -45 6 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East Sussex -12 4 £43,750 +16.66%
West Sussex -40 3 £38,000 -34.48%
Kent -3 1 £25,000 -7.40%
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 129 (56.33%) Selenium
2 117 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (41.48%) Finance
4 88 (38.43%) QA
5 84 (36.68%) Test Automation
6 82 (35.81%) SQL
7 80 (34.93%) HP
8 78 (34.06%) HP Quality Center
8 78 (34.06%) Test Management
9 71 (31.00%) Test Scripting
10 69 (30.13%) ISTQB
11 64 (27.95%) Java
12 63 (27.51%) C#
13 60 (26.20%) Automated Testing
14 59 (25.76%) Software Testing
15 53 (23.14%) Automation Testing
15 53 (23.14%) ISEB
16 47 (20.52%) WebDriver
17 45 (19.65%) Regression Testing
18 43 (18.78%) JMeter
19 41 (17.90%) LoadRunner
20 39 (17.03%) Oracle
21 38 (16.59%) Scrum
21 38 (16.59%) SoapUI
22 37 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
23 36 (15.72%) Manual Testing
23 36 (15.72%) Jenkins
24 35 (15.28%) Windows
25 34 (14.85%) Performance Testing
25 34 (14.85%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 3 (1.31%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
2 2 (0.87%) JBoss
2 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 12 (5.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.18%) TCP/IP
1 5 (2.18%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.49%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.62%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 129 (56.33%) Selenium
2 47 (20.52%) WebDriver
3 43 (18.78%) JMeter
4 41 (17.90%) LoadRunner
5 38 (16.59%) SoapUI
6 36 (15.72%) Jenkins
7 34 (14.85%) JIRA
8 26 (11.35%) Maven
8 26 (11.35%) Cucumber
9 19 (8.30%) TestNG
10 17 (7.42%) NUnit
11 16 (6.99%) MSTest
11 16 (6.99%) SpecFlow
12 12 (5.24%) JUnit
13 10 (4.37%) Subversion
14 8 (3.49%) Eclipse
14 8 (3.49%) IntelliJ
14 8 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (3.06%) TestDirector
16 6 (2.62%) Ant
General
1 95 (41.48%) Finance
2 6 (2.62%) Banking
2 6 (2.62%) Retail
3 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.75%) Automotive
4 3 (1.31%) Marketing
5 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Legal
6 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.44%) Front Office
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 81 (35.37%) Analyst
2 78 (34.06%) Test Analyst
3 43 (18.78%) Tester
4 32 (13.97%) Test Manager
5 22 (9.61%) Test Leader
6 20 (8.73%) Test Engineer
7 16 (6.99%) Team Leader
7 16 (6.99%) Test Team Leader
8 15 (6.55%) Developer
9 12 (5.24%) Performance Tester
9 12 (5.24%) Senior Test Analyst
9 12 (5.24%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (3.93%) QA Tester
10 9 (3.93%) QA Engineer
10 9 (3.93%) Performance Test Leader
10 9 (3.93%) Automation Engineer
11 8 (3.49%) Test Automation Engineer
11 8 (3.49%) Automation Tester
11 8 (3.49%) Senior Tester
12 7 (3.06%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.54%) .NET
2 19 (8.30%) XML
2 19 (8.30%) Gherkin
3 14 (6.11%) Web Services
3 14 (6.11%) HTML
4 9 (3.93%) .NET Framework
5 7 (3.06%) SOAP
6 5 (2.18%) Application Packaging
7 4 (1.75%) CSS
8 2 (0.87%) XML Messaging
8 2 (0.87%) Ajax
9 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.44%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.44%) Spring
9 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.23%) Client/Server
2 27 (11.79%) N-Tier
3 6 (2.62%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.31%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.31%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.87%) Smartphone
6 2 (0.87%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.44%) DTV
7 1 (0.44%) Social Media
7 1 (0.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 35 (15.28%) Windows
2 11 (4.80%) Linux
3 9 (3.93%) UNIX
4 5 (2.18%) Windows 2000
4 5 (2.18%) Windows XP
4 5 (2.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.87%) Android
6 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.44%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (36.68%) Test Automation
3 78 (34.06%) Test Management
4 71 (31.00%) Test Scripting
5 60 (26.20%) Automated Testing
6 59 (25.76%) Software Testing
7 53 (23.14%) Automation Testing
8 45 (19.65%) Regression Testing
9 38 (16.59%) Scrum
10 37 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (15.72%) Manual Testing
12 34 (14.85%) Performance Testing
13 33 (14.41%) User Acceptance Testing
14 30 (13.10%) Test Strategy
15 29 (12.66%) Unit Testing
16 27 (11.79%) Mentoring
17 24 (10.48%) SDLC
18 22 (9.61%) TDD
19 20 (8.73%) Project Management
20 19 (8.30%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 82 (35.81%) SQL
2 64 (27.95%) Java
3 63 (27.51%) C#
4 22 (9.61%) VB
5 15 (6.55%) VBScript
6 10 (4.37%) Python
7 9 (3.93%) PHP
7 9 (3.93%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.06%) XPath
9 6 (2.62%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.87%) Groovy
10 2 (0.87%) C
10 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.87%) VBA
11 1 (0.44%) VB6
11 1 (0.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 69 (30.13%) ISTQB
2 53 (23.14%) ISEB
3 24 (10.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 18 (7.86%) Security Cleared
5 16 (6.99%) Degree
6 12 (5.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 6 (2.62%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.18%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.18%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (38.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 78 (34.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 80 (34.93%) HP
2 39 (17.03%) Oracle
3 24 (10.48%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.06%) SAP
5 4 (1.75%) Progress
5 4 (1.75%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.31%) Citrix
6 3 (1.31%) IBM
7 2 (0.87%) Telerik
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £600000 per annum + company car
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension (18%), Flex Fund (5%)
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension and Medical C
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: very competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £36,923 to £48,767 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago