The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 192 155 183
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +28
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 23 76 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.49% 1.43% 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.31% 8.67% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 23 55 42
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
HP UFT
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
695 877 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 14.91% 16.48% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 620 736 690
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Surrey

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Surrey

HP UFT
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Reigate - 10 £41,250 -
Leatherhead +3 2 £50,000 +31.57%
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 43 (63.24%) Finance
2 31 (45.59%) Regression Testing
3 30 (44.12%) Software Testing
4 29 (42.65%) ISEB
5 28 (41.18%) HP
6 27 (39.71%) ISTQB
7 24 (35.29%) Test Automation
8 23 (33.82%) Selenium
9 22 (32.35%) HP Quality Center
9 22 (32.35%) Automated Testing
9 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (30.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (30.88%) Test Management
10 21 (30.88%) Test Planning
11 20 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 20 (29.41%) Oracle
12 19 (27.94%) SQL
12 19 (27.94%) QA
13 18 (26.47%) Test Scripting
14 17 (25.00%) Automation Testing
14 17 (25.00%) LoadRunner
15 15 (22.06%) Java
15 15 (22.06%) JMeter
16 14 (20.59%) TDD
17 12 (17.65%) C#
17 12 (17.65%) WebDriver
18 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
18 11 (16.18%) .NET
19 9 (13.24%) XML

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.47%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (33.82%) Selenium
2 17 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 15 (22.06%) JMeter
4 12 (17.65%) WebDriver
5 8 (11.76%) TestDirector
6 7 (10.29%) WinRunner
7 6 (8.82%) FitNesse
7 6 (8.82%) WatiN
7 6 (8.82%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.47%) Toad
General
1 43 (63.24%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Banking
2 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (63.24%) Analyst
2 42 (61.76%) Test Analyst
3 21 (30.88%) Tester
4 8 (11.76%) Performance Tester
5 7 (10.29%) QA Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Web Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) IT Support
9 1 (1.47%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Test Automation Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) SAP Manager
9 1 (1.47%) SAP Test Manager
9 1 (1.47%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) SAP Consultant
9 1 (1.47%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Technical Support Manager
9 1 (1.47%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) .NET
2 9 (13.24%) XML
3 6 (8.82%) JSON
4 1 (1.47%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Regression Testing
2 30 (44.12%) Software Testing
3 24 (35.29%) Test Automation
4 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (32.35%) Automated Testing
5 21 (30.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (30.88%) Test Management
5 21 (30.88%) Test Planning
6 20 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (26.47%) Test Scripting
8 17 (25.00%) Automation Testing
9 14 (20.59%) TDD
10 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
11 9 (13.24%) Manual Testing
12 8 (11.76%) System Testing
12 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (10.29%) Functional Testing
13 7 (10.29%) Scrum
14 6 (8.82%) Project Management
14 6 (8.82%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) SQL
2 15 (22.06%) Java
3 12 (17.65%) C#
4 8 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.47%) VB6
6 1 (1.47%) VBScript
6 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (42.65%) ISEB
2 27 (39.71%) ISTQB
3 20 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 22 (32.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (41.18%) HP
2 20 (29.41%) Oracle
3 2 (2.94%) SAP
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) DataCash