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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 637 557 451
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -106
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 302 456 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.41% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.69% 2.42% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 224 383 580
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%

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
17823 18873 18842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.18% 17.11% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15467 15836 15883
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 £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -42 289 £47,500 +9.19% 27
South East +38 100 £47,500 +17.28% 10
London -28 80 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Hampshire +9 47 £75,000 +114.28% 4
East of England +37 45 £50,000 +14.94% 1
Yorkshire +29 25 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Surrey +37 20 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Hertfordshire +9 20 £43,750 +0.57%
South Yorkshire +15 19 £42,500 +37.09% 2
Aldershot - 16 £80,000 -
Winchester +8 15 £35,000 - 3
Bedfordshire - 15 £58,750 - 1
West Midlands -15 14 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Reigate +14 13 £45,000 +5.88%
Luton - 13 £65,000 - 1
City of London +30 12 £51,250 +13.88% 3
Leicestershire +1 12 £27,500 -21.42%
East Midlands -17 12 £27,500 -38.20% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 10 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Berkshire +1 10 £60,000 +38.72% 1
Sheffield +14 9 £35,000 +12.90% 2
Kent +19 8 £48,750 +69.56% 1
Watford +17 8 £60,000 +71.42%
Reading +11 8 £62,500 +38.88%
Birmingham -16 8 £39,000 +15.55% 1
Scotland -19 8 £34,000 -32.00% 4
Rotherham - 8 £42,500 -
Woking - 7 £52,500 - 1
North West +7 6 £31,000 -17.33% 1
Wimbledon - 6 - - 1

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 463 (66.52%) Selenium
2 408 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 329 (47.27%) Finance
4 287 (41.24%) Test Automation
5 282 (40.52%) HP
6 265 (38.07%) QA
7 262 (37.64%) SQL
8 244 (35.06%) ISTQB
9 233 (33.48%) Java
10 224 (32.18%) Test Scripting
11 199 (28.59%) HP Quality Center
12 197 (28.30%) Automated Testing
13 195 (28.02%) ISEB
14 176 (25.29%) Waterfall
15 173 (24.86%) Automation Testing
16 171 (24.57%) Software Testing
17 166 (23.85%) Functional Testing
18 162 (23.28%) User Acceptance Testing
19 155 (22.27%) Test Management
20 153 (21.98%) Degree
21 151 (21.70%) Cucumber
22 138 (19.83%) SDLC
23 137 (19.68%) Regression Testing
24 136 (19.54%) C#
25 123 (17.67%) JIRA
26 122 (17.53%) Manual Testing
26 122 (17.53%) Test Planning
27 118 (16.95%) Test Strategy
28 112 (16.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
28 112 (16.09%) 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 37 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 31 (4.45%) CMS
3 12 (1.72%) Confluence
4 10 (1.44%) MQSeries
5 9 (1.29%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.01%) SAS
7 5 (0.72%) GemFire
8 4 (0.57%) JBoss
9 3 (0.43%) Apache
9 3 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.43%) IIS
9 3 (0.43%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.14%) Drupal
10 1 (0.14%) MTS
10 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 69 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 52 (7.47%) MS Office
3 35 (5.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.29%) Magento
2 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.14%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.29%) SaaS
1 2 (0.29%) Trello
2 1 (0.14%) GitHub
2 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.01%) Internet
2 5 (0.72%) SSH
2 5 (0.72%) Telnet
3 4 (0.57%) ATM
4 3 (0.43%) SSL
5 2 (0.29%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.14%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) HTTP
6 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (6.03%) Oracle Database
1 42 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.59%) Relational Database
3 14 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (1.72%) Data Mining
5 10 (1.44%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (1.29%) RDBMS
7 6 (0.86%) DB2
7 6 (0.86%) MySQL
7 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.72%) DbVisualizer
8 5 (0.72%) MS Access
9 1 (0.14%) Big Data
9 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 463 (66.52%) Selenium
2 151 (21.70%) Cucumber
3 123 (17.67%) JIRA
4 104 (14.94%) WebDriver
5 101 (14.51%) SoapUI
6 89 (12.79%) LoadRunner
7 67 (9.63%) NUnit
8 57 (8.19%) JMeter
9 53 (7.61%) Ranorex
9 53 (7.61%) SpecFlow
10 48 (6.90%) Rational Functional Tester
11 37 (5.32%) Subversion
12 36 (5.17%) Jenkins
12 36 (5.17%) SilkTest
13 33 (4.74%) Bugzilla
14 32 (4.60%) Git (software)
14 32 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (3.88%) MSTest
16 26 (3.74%) Testopia
16 26 (3.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 329 (47.27%) Finance
2 90 (12.93%) Banking
3 33 (4.74%) Retail
4 26 (3.74%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.30%) Games
6 19 (2.73%) Back Office
7 12 (1.72%) Legal
8 9 (1.29%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.29%) Polish Language
9 8 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.72%) Front Office
10 5 (0.72%) Marketing
10 5 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.72%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Advertising
12 2 (0.29%) Law
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 306 (43.97%) Analyst
2 290 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 160 (22.99%) Tester
4 127 (18.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 95 (13.65%) Automation Tester
6 81 (11.64%) Test Manager
7 61 (8.76%) Test Engineer
8 48 (6.90%) Test Leader
9 46 (6.61%) Financial Analyst
10 39 (5.60%) QA Analyst
11 38 (5.46%) Senior Analyst
11 38 (5.46%) Senior Test Analyst
11 38 (5.46%) Test Automation Engineer
12 36 (5.17%) QA Engineer
12 36 (5.17%) QA Tester
13 35 (5.03%) Software Tester
14 34 (4.89%) Developer
15 29 (4.17%) Lead Test Analyst
16 27 (3.88%) Service Analyst
16 27 (3.88%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (13.65%) .NET
2 83 (11.93%) SOAP
3 70 (10.06%) Web Services
4 64 (9.20%) HTML
5 55 (7.90%) XML
6 30 (4.31%) XBRL
7 23 (3.30%) J2EE
8 21 (3.02%) REST
9 20 (2.87%) CSS
10 18 (2.59%) Spring
11 15 (2.16%) Gherkin
11 15 (2.16%) Hibernate
12 14 (2.01%) ASP.NET
13 13 (1.87%) Ajax
14 12 (1.72%) JSON
15 10 (1.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 9 (1.29%) .NET Framework
17 8 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (1.01%) AngularJS
18 7 (1.01%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 103 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (7.76%) Client/Server
3 35 (5.03%) N-Tier
4 33 (4.74%) Computer Science
5 30 (4.31%) Mathematics
6 21 (3.02%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.87%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.16%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.44%) Data Integration
9 10 (1.44%) Fintech
9 10 (1.44%) NHS
9 10 (1.44%) Online Gambling
10 6 (0.86%) BBC
10 6 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.86%) New Media
11 5 (0.72%) Cybercrime
11 5 (0.72%) PMI
12 4 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.57%) Robotics
12 4 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 87 (12.50%) Unix
2 64 (9.20%) Windows
3 58 (8.33%) Linux
4 5 (0.72%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.72%) Solaris
5 4 (0.57%) Android
6 2 (0.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (41.24%) Test Automation
3 224 (32.18%) Test Scripting
4 197 (28.30%) Automated Testing
5 176 (25.29%) Waterfall
6 173 (24.86%) Automation Testing
7 171 (24.57%) Software Testing
8 166 (23.85%) Functional Testing
9 162 (23.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 155 (22.27%) Test Management
11 138 (19.83%) SDLC
12 137 (19.68%) Regression Testing
13 122 (17.53%) Manual Testing
13 122 (17.53%) Test Planning
14 118 (16.95%) Test Strategy
15 112 (16.09%) Defect Management
16 96 (13.79%) Scrum
16 96 (13.79%) V-Model
17 91 (13.07%) BDD
18 77 (11.06%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 262 (37.64%) SQL
2 233 (33.48%) Java
3 136 (19.54%) C#
4 49 (7.04%) VB
5 46 (6.61%) JavaScript
6 43 (6.18%) VBScript
7 34 (4.89%) VB.NET
8 24 (3.45%) Python
9 20 (2.87%) Ruby
10 19 (2.73%) C++
10 19 (2.73%) PL/SQL
11 16 (2.30%) Shell Script
12 13 (1.87%) Perl
13 11 (1.58%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.44%) PHP
14 10 (1.44%) VBA
15 8 (1.15%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.01%) C
16 7 (1.01%) T-SQL
16 7 (1.01%) VC++
Qualifications
1 244 (35.06%) ISTQB
2 195 (28.02%) ISEB
3 153 (21.98%) Degree
4 112 (16.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 60 (8.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 21 (3.02%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.15%) HP ASE
8 6 (0.86%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.86%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.14%) HP AIS
10 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 265 (38.07%) QA
2 7 (1.01%) Section 508
3 3 (0.43%) SLA
4 2 (0.29%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.14%) ISO20022
System Software
1 6 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 199 (28.59%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.01%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (0.72%) Puppet
4 4 (0.57%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.29%) CA Service Virtualization
5 2 (0.29%) Control-M
5 2 (0.29%) Kibana
5 2 (0.29%) logstash
6 1 (0.14%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 282 (40.52%) HP
2 101 (14.51%) Oracle
3 86 (12.36%) Microsoft
4 65 (9.34%) SAP
5 35 (5.03%) IBM
6 9 (1.29%) Telerik
7 6 (0.86%) BT
7 6 (0.86%) Intel Security
7 6 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (0.86%) Sybase
7 6 (0.86%) VMware
8 5 (0.72%) hybris
9 4 (0.57%) AppDynamics
9 4 (0.57%) ATG
9 4 (0.57%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.57%) Blue Prism
9 4 (0.57%) CA
9 4 (0.57%) Citrix
9 4 (0.57%) Cognizant
9 4 (0.57%) Dynatrace
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