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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 247 229 208
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -21
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 3 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.054% 0.25% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 1.33% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 32
Median salary £60,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £47,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1080 1126 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.28% 18.53% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 941 961 881
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,150 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram 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 6 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
Dorset - 2 £85,000 -
Devon - 1 £36,000 -
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (62.50%) QA
3 10 (62.50%) Test Strategy
4 9 (56.25%) Test Scripting
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (50.00%) Test Management
5 8 (50.00%) HP
5 8 (50.00%) Java
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 7 (43.75%) XML
6 7 (43.75%) Selenium
7 6 (37.50%) Banking
7 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
7 6 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (37.50%) CA Service Virtualization
8 5 (31.25%) Unix
8 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
8 5 (31.25%) Degree
8 5 (31.25%) JIRA
9 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
9 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (25.00%) Wealth Management
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) JMS
9 4 (25.00%) Middleware

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.25%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
3 5 (31.25%) JIRA
4 4 (25.00%) YourKit
5 3 (18.75%) Geb
5 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (12.50%) JMeter
6 2 (12.50%) JUnit
6 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 2 (12.50%) TestNG
6 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
7 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Lead Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Non-Functional Tester
2 4 (25.00%) QA Leader
2 4 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Tester
3 3 (18.75%) QA Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) QA Automation Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Tester
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Test Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Test Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) JMS
2 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 4 (25.00%) XML Messaging
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) Sass
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (25.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (6.25%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (62.50%) Test Strategy
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Test Scripting
4 8 (50.00%) Test Management
5 6 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
7 4 (25.00%) BDD
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (25.00%) Wealth Management
8 3 (18.75%) BPEL
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
8 3 (18.75%) QA Automation
8 3 (18.75%) SOA
9 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Content Management
9 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) ISEB
2 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (37.50%) CA Service Virtualization
3 4 (25.00%) nmon
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) HP
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Dynatrace
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