The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 62 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 1 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.17% 2.14% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 12.73% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +10.00%
HP UFT
Wiltshire

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

Development Applications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
79 110 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 13.53% 16.79% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 76 87 51
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Swindon

HP UFT
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) VBScript
1 5 (83.33%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
4 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) TestLink
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
2 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) TestLink
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 2 (33.33%) QA Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 2 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center