The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 56 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.83% 0.24% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.41% 1.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £39,250 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
HP UFT
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Development Applications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
74 61 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.29% 14.45% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 68 58 75
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,500 £55,000
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 Suffolk

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Suffolk

HP UFT
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £39,250 -
HP UFT
East of England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) VBScript
1 4 (57.14%) TestComplete
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) JMeter
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) Swing
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Ant
3 2 (28.57%) EJB
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Struts
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) TestComplete
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Ant
3 2 (28.57%) JMeter
3 2 (28.57%) Maven
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) EJB
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Struts
1 2 (28.57%) Swing
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
1 2 (28.57%) Ajax
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) VBScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) IBM