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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 324 342 271
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -71
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 81 136 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.63% 0.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.89% 3.60% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 65 117 177
Median salary £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2801 3773 3478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.35% 17.34% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2439 3300 2912
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Surrey +20 31 £47,500 +18.75%
Hampshire -7 29 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Kent +16 11 £47,500 +31.94% 2
Berkshire +27 8 £65,000 +62.50%
Oxfordshire +23 1 - - 3
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £55,000 +42.32%
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 146 (82.95%) Selenium
2 136 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 86 (48.86%) HP Quality Center
5 84 (47.73%) ISTQB
6 64 (36.36%) Test Strategy
7 59 (33.52%) HP
8 54 (30.68%) C#
9 52 (29.55%) Test Planning
10 50 (28.41%) Waterfall
11 49 (27.84%) Test Scripting
11 49 (27.84%) JIRA
12 48 (27.27%) Software Testing
13 47 (26.70%) Defect Management
14 45 (25.57%) Java
15 44 (25.00%) SQL
16 40 (22.73%) SDLC
17 39 (22.16%) QA
18 37 (21.02%) ISEB
19 34 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
19 34 (19.32%) V-Model
20 33 (18.75%) Automation Testing
21 32 (18.18%) Test Management
22 30 (17.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
23 28 (15.91%) Finance
23 28 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
24 27 (15.34%) LoadRunner
24 27 (15.34%) SoapUI
25 26 (14.77%) Regression Testing
25 26 (14.77%) Automated 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 17 (9.66%) CMS
2 6 (3.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.41%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.14%) Big Data
1 2 (1.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 146 (82.95%) Selenium
2 49 (27.84%) JIRA
3 27 (15.34%) LoadRunner
3 27 (15.34%) SoapUI
4 25 (14.20%) Cucumber
5 24 (13.64%) Ranorex
5 24 (13.64%) WebDriver
6 20 (11.36%) Bugzilla
6 20 (11.36%) NUnit
6 20 (11.36%) Testopia
7 17 (9.66%) SpecFlow
8 16 (9.09%) WATIR
9 15 (8.52%) Jenkins
9 15 (8.52%) JMeter
10 12 (6.82%) MSTest
11 10 (5.68%) JUnit
12 9 (5.11%) Rational DOORS
13 8 (4.55%) TeamCity
13 8 (4.55%) Visual Studio
14 7 (3.98%) WebLOAD
General
1 28 (15.91%) Finance
2 13 (7.39%) Back Office
3 7 (3.98%) Banking
3 7 (3.98%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.41%) Legal
5 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (27.84%) Analyst
2 47 (26.70%) Test Analyst
3 30 (17.05%) Test Engineer
4 27 (15.34%) Automation Test Analyst
5 25 (14.20%) Test Manager
5 25 (14.20%) Tester
6 23 (13.07%) Test Automation Engineer
7 20 (11.36%) Senior Analyst
7 20 (11.36%) Senior Test Analyst
8 18 (10.23%) Head of Testing
9 17 (9.66%) Test Leader
10 16 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
11 13 (7.39%) Developer
11 13 (7.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (7.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (7.39%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 12 (6.82%) Software Analyst
12 12 (6.82%) Team Leader
12 12 (6.82%) Test Automation Developer
12 12 (6.82%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.09%) Web Services
2 14 (7.95%) .NET
2 14 (7.95%) HTML
3 6 (3.41%) CSS
4 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.14%) SOAP
5 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.07%) Client/Server
2 17 (9.66%) N-Tier
3 11 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.14%) Fintech
5 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.14%) PMI
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.57%) Social Media
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.36%) Windows
2 13 (7.39%) Linux
3 9 (5.11%) Unix
4 8 (4.55%) Android
5 7 (3.98%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.57%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 64 (36.36%) Test Strategy
4 52 (29.55%) Test Planning
5 50 (28.41%) Waterfall
6 49 (27.84%) Test Scripting
7 48 (27.27%) Software Testing
8 47 (26.70%) Defect Management
9 40 (22.73%) SDLC
10 34 (19.32%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (19.32%) V-Model
11 33 (18.75%) Automation Testing
12 32 (18.18%) Test Management
13 28 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
14 26 (14.77%) Automated Testing
14 26 (14.77%) Regression Testing
15 25 (14.20%) Performance Testing
15 25 (14.20%) Scrum
16 23 (13.07%) Mentoring
16 23 (13.07%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (30.68%) C#
2 45 (25.57%) Java
3 44 (25.00%) SQL
4 25 (14.20%) Python
5 13 (7.39%) Bash Shell
5 13 (7.39%) Ruby
6 9 (5.11%) VBScript
7 8 (4.55%) VB
8 5 (2.84%) Groovy
9 1 (0.57%) C
9 1 (0.57%) C++
9 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 84 (47.73%) ISTQB
2 37 (21.02%) ISEB
3 30 (17.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 19 (10.80%) Degree
5 14 (7.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (7.39%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.27%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.14%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (22.16%) QA
2 5 (2.84%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 86 (48.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (33.52%) HP
2 16 (9.09%) Telerik
3 14 (7.95%) VMware
4 6 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle
6 2 (1.14%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.57%) Borland
7 1 (0.57%) Facebook
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