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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 89 89 87
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.13% 0.53% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 3.23% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
151 155 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.38% 16.47% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 142 131 93
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,625 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
3 6 (66.67%) User Stories
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Test Management
3 6 (66.67%) JIRA
3 6 (66.67%) QA
4 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
4 5 (55.56%) BDD
5 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
5 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Maven
6 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
7 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Ruby
7 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
7 2 (22.22%) Project Management
8 1 (11.11%) ISEB
8 1 (11.11%) C#
8 1 (11.11%) SQL

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) JIRA
3 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) Maven
4 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
5 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
6 1 (11.11%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Protocol Buffers
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Automation Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Test Management
2 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (66.67%) User Stories
3 5 (55.56%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA