The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 252 247 206
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -41
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 1 10 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.018% 0.17% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.098% 0.80% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 18
Median salary - £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1019 1255 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.32% 21.11% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1042 899
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
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 West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

HP UFT
Salary Trend in the South West

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in the South West

HP UFT
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Somerset -7 1 - -
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 West region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (40.00%) CA Service Virtualization
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Magento
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) ATDD
4 1 (20.00%) JBehave
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Trello
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) eggPlant
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) JBehave
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Test Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Test Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) Sass
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blog
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) ATDD
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago