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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 589 561 439
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -122
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 352 443 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.41% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.98% 2.50% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 245 368 578
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%

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
17738 17731 19105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.05% 16.55% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15316 14814 16075
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 26 May 2016 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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -20 333 £40,000 -1.84% 26
London +16 104 £47,500 +1.60% 9
South East -1 100 £37,500 -6.25% 6
East of England +64 66 £48,750 +10.16% 3
Hampshire +23 43 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Hertfordshire +45 33 £38,000 -18.71% 3
Yorkshire -33 28 £40,000 - 1
Wimbledon - 21 - -
Berkshire +15 18 £40,000 -7.51% 1
South Yorkshire +8 18 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Surrey -6 17 £37,500 -14.28% 2
Winchester +29 16 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Watford +15 15 £50,000 +8.69% 2
East Midlands +11 15 £35,250 -19.88% 1
West Midlands -13 14 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Leicestershire +16 13 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Reading +14 11 £62,500 +108.33% 1
Scotland -19 11 £42,250 +5.62% 1
Ipswich +24 9 £35,000 -
Sheffield +18 9 £35,000 -8.49%
Bedfordshire +15 9 £65,000 +30.00%
Suffolk +14 9 £35,000 -
Kent +9 9 £45,000 +50.00%
Buckinghamshire +23 8 £55,000 +51.72%
Essex +13 8 £42,500 -2.29%
Birmingham -11 8 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Luton - 8 £65,000 -
City of London +54 7 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Leeds +10 7 £62,500 +60.25%
Cambridgeshire -1 7 £40,000 +3.89%

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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.

1 504 (66.23%) Selenium
2 403 (52.96%) Agile Software Development
3 329 (43.23%) Finance
4 299 (39.29%) QA
5 295 (38.76%) Test Automation
6 290 (38.11%) SQL
7 266 (34.95%) Java
8 261 (34.30%) HP
8 261 (34.30%) ISTQB
9 248 (32.59%) Test Scripting
10 221 (29.04%) ISEB
11 219 (28.78%) Automated Testing
12 199 (26.15%) HP Quality Center
13 198 (26.02%) Automation Testing
14 180 (23.65%) Functional Testing
15 177 (23.26%) Software Testing
16 169 (22.21%) Cucumber
17 168 (22.08%) Degree
18 162 (21.29%) Test Management
19 157 (20.63%) User Acceptance Testing
20 155 (20.37%) Manual Testing
21 154 (20.24%) C#
22 151 (19.84%) SDLC
23 148 (19.45%) Waterfall
24 129 (16.95%) Oracle
25 125 (16.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
26 123 (16.16%) Test Planning
27 122 (16.03%) Regression Testing
28 118 (15.51%) WebDriver
29 111 (14.59%) Defect Management

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 30 (3.94%) CMS
2 26 (3.42%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.37%) SAS
4 10 (1.31%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.18%) JBoss
5 9 (1.18%) MQSeries
6 6 (0.79%) Apache
6 6 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.66%) GemFire
8 4 (0.53%) Confluence
9 2 (0.26%) IIS
9 2 (0.26%) Node.js
9 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.13%) MTS
Applications
1 66 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 50 (6.57%) MS Office
3 31 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.53%) MS Project
4 4 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.26%) Magento
2 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.05%) SSH
1 8 (1.05%) Telnet
2 7 (0.92%) Internet
3 6 (0.79%) SSL
4 4 (0.53%) ATM
4 4 (0.53%) PuTTY
5 3 (0.39%) WinSCP
6 2 (0.26%) HTTP
6 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.13%) DNS
7 1 (0.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (8.80%) Oracle Database
2 46 (6.04%) SQL Server
3 34 (4.47%) Relational Database
4 24 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (2.10%) Oracle ODI
7 11 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.05%) Data Mining
9 7 (0.92%) DB2
10 5 (0.66%) MS Access
10 5 (0.66%) MySQL
10 5 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.53%) DbVisualizer
12 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 1 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 504 (66.23%) Selenium
2 169 (22.21%) Cucumber
3 118 (15.51%) WebDriver
4 109 (14.32%) JIRA
5 103 (13.53%) LoadRunner
6 99 (13.01%) SoapUI
7 67 (8.80%) NUnit
8 62 (8.15%) JMeter
9 53 (6.96%) Rational Functional Tester
10 51 (6.70%) Ranorex
11 44 (5.78%) Subversion
12 43 (5.65%) SpecFlow
13 37 (4.86%) Jenkins
14 36 (4.73%) Bugzilla
14 36 (4.73%) Git (software)
15 34 (4.47%) SilkTest
16 33 (4.34%) MSTest
17 29 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
17 29 (3.81%) Testopia
18 27 (3.55%) FitNesse
General
1 329 (43.23%) Finance
2 80 (10.51%) Banking
3 38 (4.99%) Retail
4 31 (4.07%) Games
5 23 (3.02%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.37%) Back Office
7 15 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.97%) Polish Language
8 14 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.45%) Legal
10 7 (0.92%) Front Office
10 7 (0.92%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.92%) Law
11 6 (0.79%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.79%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.53%) Marketing
13 2 (0.26%) Advertising
14 1 (0.13%) Electronics
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 349 (45.86%) Analyst
2 328 (43.10%) Test Analyst
3 174 (22.86%) Tester
4 135 (17.74%) Automation Test Analyst
5 107 (14.06%) Automation Tester
6 75 (9.86%) Test Engineer
7 74 (9.72%) Test Manager
8 58 (7.62%) Senior Analyst
8 58 (7.62%) Senior Test Analyst
9 53 (6.96%) Test Leader
10 47 (6.18%) QA Engineer
11 45 (5.91%) Financial Analyst
12 42 (5.52%) Software Tester
13 40 (5.26%) Developer
13 40 (5.26%) QA Analyst
14 39 (5.12%) Test Automation Engineer
15 37 (4.86%) QA Tester
16 36 (4.73%) Manual Test Analyst
17 32 (4.20%) Lead Test Analyst
17 32 (4.20%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (11.83%) Web Services
2 84 (11.04%) .NET
3 73 (9.59%) SOAP
4 56 (7.36%) HTML
4 56 (7.36%) XML
5 24 (3.15%) XBRL
6 23 (3.02%) Gherkin
7 22 (2.89%) J2EE
8 20 (2.63%) CSS
9 19 (2.50%) REST
10 17 (2.23%) Spring
11 16 (2.10%) JSON
11 16 (2.10%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 15 (1.97%) Ajax
13 14 (1.84%) Hibernate
14 13 (1.71%) .NET Framework
15 8 (1.05%) AngularJS
15 8 (1.05%) JMS
15 8 (1.05%) WSDL
15 8 (1.05%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 98 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (6.70%) Client/Server
3 42 (5.52%) Computer Science
4 37 (4.86%) N-Tier
5 32 (4.20%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.15%) Mathematics
7 16 (2.10%) Online Gambling
8 13 (1.71%) Data Integration
9 12 (1.58%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.31%) NHS
11 9 (1.18%) Fintech
11 9 (1.18%) Online Games
12 6 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.79%) User Experience
13 5 (0.66%) Cybercrime
13 5 (0.66%) Derivative
13 5 (0.66%) PMI
14 4 (0.53%) SWIFT
15 3 (0.39%) AS400
15 3 (0.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 94 (12.35%) Unix
2 85 (11.17%) Windows
3 55 (7.23%) Linux
4 5 (0.66%) Solaris
5 2 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (52.96%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (38.76%) Test Automation
3 248 (32.59%) Test Scripting
4 219 (28.78%) Automated Testing
5 198 (26.02%) Automation Testing
6 180 (23.65%) Functional Testing
7 177 (23.26%) Software Testing
8 162 (21.29%) Test Management
9 157 (20.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 155 (20.37%) Manual Testing
11 151 (19.84%) SDLC
12 148 (19.45%) Waterfall
13 123 (16.16%) Test Planning
14 122 (16.03%) Regression Testing
15 111 (14.59%) Defect Management
16 108 (14.19%) Test Strategy
17 102 (13.40%) Scrum
18 98 (12.88%) BDD
19 81 (10.64%) Non-Functional Testing
20 78 (10.25%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 290 (38.11%) SQL
2 266 (34.95%) Java
3 154 (20.24%) C#
4 46 (6.04%) JavaScript
5 42 (5.52%) VBScript
6 36 (4.73%) VB
7 29 (3.81%) PL/SQL
7 29 (3.81%) VB.NET
8 25 (3.29%) Python
9 24 (3.15%) PHP
10 23 (3.02%) Shell Script
11 15 (1.97%) Ruby
12 14 (1.84%) C++
13 13 (1.71%) C
13 13 (1.71%) Groovy
14 10 (1.31%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.18%) VBA
16 8 (1.05%) Perl
17 6 (0.79%) T-SQL
18 5 (0.66%) Jython
Qualifications
1 261 (34.30%) ISTQB
2 221 (29.04%) ISEB
3 168 (22.08%) Degree
4 125 (16.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 45 (5.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 30 (3.94%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.18%) HP ASE
8 6 (0.79%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.66%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.26%) HP AIS
10 2 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 299 (39.29%) QA
2 10 (1.31%) SDET
3 5 (0.66%) Section 508
4 4 (0.53%) ISO 8583
4 4 (0.53%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.26%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 199 (26.15%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.92%) HP SiteScope
3 6 (0.79%) CA Wily
4 5 (0.66%) Puppet
5 3 (0.39%) CA Service Virtualization
5 3 (0.39%) DameWare
5 3 (0.39%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.26%) Control-M
7 1 (0.13%) BMC Marimba
7 1 (0.13%) nmon
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.13%) SCCM
7 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 261 (34.30%) HP
2 129 (16.95%) Oracle
3 73 (9.59%) Microsoft
4 70 (9.20%) SAP
5 46 (6.04%) IBM
6 7 (0.92%) Dynatrace
7 6 (0.79%) AppDynamics
7 6 (0.79%) CA
7 6 (0.79%) Citrix
8 5 (0.66%) hybris
8 5 (0.66%) Sybase
9 4 (0.53%) ATG
9 4 (0.53%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.53%) Murex
10 3 (0.39%) LexisNexis
10 3 (0.39%) Telerik
11 2 (0.26%) Blue Prism
11 2 (0.26%) BT
11 2 (0.26%) Calypso
11 2 (0.26%) Solace
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Watford, Hertfordshire
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Rotherham, South Yorkshire
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Watford, Hertfordshire
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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