The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 74 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.88% 0.95% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.05% 6.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
HP UFT
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
148 124 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.64% 14.73% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 131 113 97
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £48,250
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 Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Southampton

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 18 (100.00%) QA
1 18 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 12 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (61.11%) Selenium
4 11 (61.11%) Test Management
4 11 (61.11%) JIRA
4 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) TDD
4 11 (61.11%) Maven
4 11 (61.11%) Cucumber
4 11 (61.11%) BDD
4 11 (61.11%) Gherkin
4 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
4 11 (61.11%) User Stories
5 9 (50.00%) Scrum
5 9 (50.00%) Linux
6 7 (38.89%) Python
6 7 (38.89%) PHP
6 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
6 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
7 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) Functional Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (16.67%) System Testing
8 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Maven
1 11 (61.11%) JIRA
1 11 (61.11%) Selenium
1 11 (61.11%) Cucumber
1 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Analyst
1 15 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 12 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (61.11%) BDD
4 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) TDD
4 11 (61.11%) Test Management
4 11 (61.11%) User Stories
5 9 (50.00%) Scrum
6 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Functional Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Project Management
8 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 3 (16.67%) System Testing
9 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PHP
1 7 (38.89%) Python
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
2 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
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