The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
UK
Rank 553 537 518
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -19
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 312 420 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.43% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.93% 2.42% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 230 338 392
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16185 17325 16845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.23% 17.62% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13788 14801 14259
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing HP UFT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HP UFT
Salary Trend

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in the UK

HP UFT
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 within the UK.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in the UK

HP UFT
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 295 £45,000 +5.88% 24
London +86 122 £47,500 -9.09% 7
South East +39 86 £42,250 +12.66% 8
East of England -5 41 £35,000 -27.08% 3
Hampshire -16 28 £37,000 -1.33% 4
Surrey +45 23 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Watford +9 21 £35,000 -27.08% 1
Hertfordshire 0 21 £35,000 -27.08% 1
Kent +12 14 £47,500 +31.94%
Fareham +7 13 £35,000 - 2
West Midlands +3 13 £39,000 -13.33% 2
Birmingham -11 12 £39,500 -12.22% 2
Redhill +9 10 £47,500 -13.63%
Cambridgeshire +5 10 £42,500 -
Dover - 9 £47,500 -
Berkshire +40 8 £65,000 +62.50%
City of London +33 8 £52,500 -2.32% 3
Yorkshire +16 8 £34,500 +6.15% 1
Cambridge +9 8 £37,500 -11.76%
North West -40 8 £37,500 - 1
Reigate +21 7 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Scotland +18 7 £34,000 -24.44%
Essex -11 7 £55,000 -
East Midlands -15 7 £39,000 -13.33%
Manchester -30 7 £37,500 -3.22%
Oxfordshire +31 6 - - 1
Edinburgh +12 6 £34,000 -26.08%
Andover - 6 £39,000 -
Oxford - 6 - - 1
West Sussex - 6 £37,500 - 1

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing HP UFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 420 (71.31%) Selenium
2 302 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
3 253 (42.95%) Test Automation
4 207 (35.14%) QA
5 194 (32.94%) SDLC
6 189 (32.09%) Test Scripting
7 186 (31.58%) JIRA
8 182 (30.90%) HP
9 174 (29.54%) ISTQB
10 169 (28.69%) Finance
11 165 (28.01%) SQL
12 157 (26.66%) Java
13 143 (24.28%) HP Quality Center
14 134 (22.75%) Automation Testing
15 132 (22.41%) Software Testing
16 131 (22.24%) Cucumber
17 127 (21.56%) Unix
17 127 (21.56%) ISEB
18 124 (21.05%) C#
19 120 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
20 115 (19.52%) Test Strategy
20 115 (19.52%) Automated Testing
21 109 (18.51%) Team Foundation Server
22 106 (18.00%) Functional Testing
23 100 (16.98%) Windows
24 99 (16.81%) Python
24 99 (16.81%) Scrum
25 93 (15.79%) Linux
25 93 (15.79%) Manual Testing
26 92 (15.62%) User Acceptance Testing

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (1.87%) CMS
2 8 (1.36%) Confluence
3 6 (1.02%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.68%) Apache
5 4 (0.68%) JBoss
6 3 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.51%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.34%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.17%) Drupal
8 1 (0.17%) IIS
8 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.19%) MS Office
3 4 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.15%) Amazon AWS
1 48 (8.15%) CloudBees
1 48 (8.15%) Google Cloud Platform
1 48 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.04%) Slack
4 8 (1.36%) GitHub
5 5 (0.85%) SaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Donky
6 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.70%) ATM
2 5 (0.85%) Internet
2 5 (0.85%) SSL
3 1 (0.17%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.36%) Oracle Database
3 8 (1.36%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (0.68%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.51%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.51%) MS Access
5 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.34%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.17%) Big Data
7 1 (0.17%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.17%) MySQL
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 420 (71.31%) Selenium
2 186 (31.58%) JIRA
3 131 (22.24%) Cucumber
4 109 (18.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 87 (14.77%) Jenkins
6 83 (14.09%) Subversion
7 81 (13.75%) Git (software)
8 75 (12.73%) LoadRunner
9 60 (10.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 60 (10.19%) Vagrant
10 57 (9.68%) SpecFlow
11 48 (8.15%) ClearCase
11 48 (8.15%) GoCD
11 48 (8.15%) Octopus Deploy
12 44 (7.47%) SoapUI
13 43 (7.30%) TeamCity
13 43 (7.30%) WebDriver
14 32 (5.43%) Ranorex
15 31 (5.26%) JUnit
15 31 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 169 (28.69%) Finance
2 35 (5.94%) Banking
3 34 (5.77%) Legal
4 17 (2.89%) Back Office
4 17 (2.89%) Law
5 14 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.04%) Retail
7 10 (1.70%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.53%) Games
9 8 (1.36%) Polish Language
10 6 (1.02%) Front Office
10 6 (1.02%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.02%) Publishing
11 4 (0.68%) Automotive
12 2 (0.34%) Marketing
13 1 (0.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 192 (32.60%) Analyst
2 184 (31.24%) Test Analyst
3 103 (17.49%) Tester
4 80 (13.58%) Automation Test Analyst
4 80 (13.58%) Consultant
5 64 (10.87%) Test Leader
6 59 (10.02%) Test Engineer
7 50 (8.49%) Test Manager
8 49 (8.32%) QA Tester
9 46 (7.81%) Automation Tester
10 45 (7.64%) Software Tester
11 42 (7.13%) QA Analyst
11 42 (7.13%) Test Automation Engineer
12 37 (6.28%) DevOps Consultant
13 34 (5.77%) QA Test Analyst
14 33 (5.60%) Software Analyst
14 33 (5.60%) Software Test Analyst
15 30 (5.09%) Senior Analyst
16 27 (4.58%) Software QA Tester
17 26 (4.41%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (12.90%) Web Services
2 68 (11.54%) .NET
3 38 (6.45%) HTML
4 33 (5.60%) Gherkin
5 32 (5.43%) XML
6 24 (4.07%) ASP.NET
6 24 (4.07%) ELK Stack
7 20 (3.40%) CSS
7 20 (3.40%) SOAP
8 17 (2.89%) J2EE
9 16 (2.72%) Spring
10 13 (2.21%) Hibernate
11 12 (2.04%) RESTful
12 11 (1.87%) Ajax
13 10 (1.70%) Node.js
14 9 (1.53%) AngularJS
14 9 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (1.36%) Entity Framework
15 8 (1.36%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 8 (1.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.40%) Computer Science
2 20 (3.40%) Mobile App
3 17 (2.89%) Client/Server
4 16 (2.72%) Equities
5 14 (2.38%) Fixed Income
5 14 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.87%) Derivative
7 10 (1.70%) N-Tier
8 9 (1.53%) Data Centre
8 9 (1.53%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.19%) Online Gambling
10 6 (1.02%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.68%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.68%) iPad
13 3 (0.51%) NHS
13 3 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 127 (21.56%) Unix
2 100 (16.98%) Windows
3 93 (15.79%) Linux
4 48 (8.15%) CoreOS
5 18 (3.06%) Android
6 16 (2.72%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.85%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.51%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.17%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (42.95%) Test Automation
3 194 (32.94%) SDLC
4 189 (32.09%) Test Scripting
5 134 (22.75%) Automation Testing
6 132 (22.41%) Software Testing
7 120 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
8 115 (19.52%) Automated Testing
8 115 (19.52%) Test Strategy
9 106 (18.00%) Functional Testing
10 99 (16.81%) Scrum
11 93 (15.79%) Manual Testing
12 92 (15.62%) User Acceptance Testing
13 83 (14.09%) Continuous Delivery
13 83 (14.09%) Test Management
14 81 (13.75%) BDD
15 80 (13.58%) Test Planning
16 79 (13.41%) Defect Management
17 77 (13.07%) DevOps
18 74 (12.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 165 (28.01%) SQL
2 157 (26.66%) Java
3 124 (21.05%) C#
4 99 (16.81%) Python
5 62 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 49 (8.32%) PowerShell
7 34 (5.77%) Ruby
8 26 (4.41%) VBScript
9 23 (3.90%) JavaScript
10 21 (3.57%) Groovy
11 18 (3.06%) C++
11 18 (3.06%) VB
12 13 (2.21%) Shell Script
13 12 (2.04%) PHP
14 10 (1.70%) C
15 9 (1.53%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.36%) Perl
16 8 (1.36%) VB.NET
17 7 (1.19%) Scala
17 7 (1.19%) VC++
Qualifications
1 174 (29.54%) ISTQB
2 127 (21.56%) ISEB
3 71 (12.05%) Degree
4 38 (6.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 28 (4.75%) Security Cleared
6 23 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (1.19%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.85%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.51%) PMP
10 2 (0.34%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.34%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.17%) CEH
11 1 (0.17%) ECSA
11 1 (0.17%) GPEN
11 1 (0.17%) OSCP
11 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (35.14%) QA
2 5 (0.85%) SLA
3 2 (0.34%) Section 508
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
4 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 61 (10.36%) Docker
2 9 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 143 (24.28%) HP Quality Center
2 60 (10.19%) Ansible
2 60 (10.19%) Graphite
2 60 (10.19%) Nagios
2 60 (10.19%) Opscode Chef
2 60 (10.19%) Puppet
3 25 (4.24%) Kubernetes
4 12 (2.04%) CA Service Virtualization
5 8 (1.36%) CA Spectrum
5 8 (1.36%) Netcool
5 8 (1.36%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.17%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.17%) Nmap
6 1 (0.17%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 182 (30.90%) HP
2 60 (10.19%) AppDynamics
3 57 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 48 (8.15%) Google
5 47 (7.98%) Oracle
6 32 (5.43%) Dynatrace
6 32 (5.43%) New Relic
7 25 (4.24%) IBM
8 22 (3.74%) SAP
9 20 (3.40%) CA
10 19 (3.23%) Telerik
11 12 (2.04%) SaltStack
12 9 (1.53%) Cognizant
12 9 (1.53%) VMware
13 8 (1.36%) BMC
13 8 (1.36%) Remedy
13 8 (1.36%) ServiceNow
14 7 (1.19%) ATG
15 5 (0.85%) Atlassian
16 3 (0.51%) Sitecore
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
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Worthing, West Sussex
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Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + great range of benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + great range of benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £600000 per annum + Benefits
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Bath, Avon
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Salary: £33000.00 - £400000.00 per annum
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Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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