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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 582 529 501
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -28
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 314 495 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.47% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.83% 2.64% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 226 396 459
Median salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
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
17184 18737 17995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.17% 17.64% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14633 15890 15173
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 £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,600
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -75 292 £43,500 +2.35% 30
London +24 104 £47,500 -5.00% 11
South East +29 83 £45,000 +20.00% 7
East of England +8 42 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Surrey +34 31 £47,500 +26.66%
Hampshire -7 30 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Watford +13 20 £35,000 -27.08% 2
Hertfordshire +9 20 £35,000 - 2
West Midlands -9 18 £39,000 -13.33% 2
North West -63 17 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire +15 15 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Birmingham -11 15 £39,000 -13.33% 2
Scotland +28 14 £34,000 -18.07%
Fareham +12 14 £36,500 +4.28% 2
Redhill +9 13 £50,000 +17.64%
Manchester -41 12 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Kent +17 11 £47,500 +31.94%
Edinburgh +16 10 £34,000 -18.07%
Reigate +7 9 £50,000 +33.33%
Andover -1 9 £39,000 -11.36% 2
Berkshire +28 8 £65,000 +62.50%
Essex -9 8 £55,000 +1.85% 1
West Yorkshire +23 7 £35,000 -12.50%
South Yorkshire 0 7 £25,000 -41.17%
Dover - 7 £47,500 -
Leeds +22 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Cambridge +10 6 £33,000 -22.35%
Bedfordshire +10 6 £57,500 +2.22%
Cambridgeshire +8 6 £33,000 -22.35%
Sheffield +6 6 £28,500 -32.94%

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 418 (70.13%) Selenium
2 327 (54.87%) Agile Software Development
3 264 (44.30%) Test Automation
4 210 (35.23%) QA
5 192 (32.21%) Test Scripting
6 189 (31.71%) HP
7 187 (31.38%) SDLC
8 186 (31.21%) SQL
9 184 (30.87%) Finance
10 177 (29.70%) ISTQB
11 173 (29.03%) HP Quality Center
12 171 (28.69%) JIRA
13 165 (27.68%) Java
14 138 (23.15%) C#
15 137 (22.99%) Software Testing
16 136 (22.82%) Cucumber
17 131 (21.98%) Automated Testing
18 128 (21.48%) ISEB
19 125 (20.97%) Automation Testing
20 122 (20.47%) Test Strategy
21 118 (19.80%) Unix
22 117 (19.63%) Continuous Integration
23 107 (17.95%) Functional Testing
24 106 (17.79%) Waterfall
25 98 (16.44%) Linux
25 98 (16.44%) Scrum
26 97 (16.28%) Defect Management
27 96 (16.11%) Team Foundation Server
28 95 (15.94%) Windows
29 91 (15.27%) Python

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 18 (3.02%) CMS
2 15 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (1.34%) Confluence
5 6 (1.01%) Apache
5 6 (1.01%) JBoss
6 5 (0.84%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.50%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.34%) Drupal
8 2 (0.34%) IIS
8 2 (0.34%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.34%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.17%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.68%) MS Office
3 8 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
1 39 (6.54%) CloudBees
1 39 (6.54%) Google Cloud Platform
1 39 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.51%) Slack
4 6 (1.01%) GitHub
4 6 (1.01%) SaaS
5 2 (0.34%) Donky
5 2 (0.34%) Trello
6 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.17%) ATM
1 7 (1.17%) SSL
2 6 (1.01%) Internet
3 1 (0.17%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.17%) SSH
3 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.17%) Telnet
3 1 (0.17%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.01%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.01%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (1.01%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.34%) Big Data
7 2 (0.34%) MySQL
7 2 (0.34%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.17%) DB2
8 1 (0.17%) DbVisualizer
8 1 (0.17%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.17%) MS Access
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 418 (70.13%) Selenium
2 171 (28.69%) JIRA
3 136 (22.82%) Cucumber
4 96 (16.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 82 (13.76%) Jenkins
6 69 (11.58%) Git (software)
7 68 (11.41%) Subversion
8 67 (11.24%) SpecFlow
9 64 (10.74%) LoadRunner
10 53 (8.89%) WebDriver
11 48 (8.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 48 (8.05%) SoapUI
11 48 (8.05%) Vagrant
12 45 (7.55%) Ranorex
13 39 (6.54%) ClearCase
13 39 (6.54%) GoCD
13 39 (6.54%) Octopus Deploy
13 39 (6.54%) TeamCity
14 29 (4.87%) JUnit
15 28 (4.70%) NUnit
General
1 184 (30.87%) Finance
2 38 (6.38%) Banking
3 22 (3.69%) Legal
4 17 (2.85%) Back Office
5 15 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.01%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.85%) Retail
8 8 (1.34%) Games
9 7 (1.17%) Law
10 6 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.01%) Polish Language
11 4 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.50%) Automotive
13 2 (0.34%) Advertising
13 2 (0.34%) Marketing
13 2 (0.34%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 201 (33.72%) Analyst
2 196 (32.89%) Test Analyst
3 119 (19.97%) Tester
4 82 (13.76%) Automation Test Analyst
5 63 (10.57%) Test Leader
6 59 (9.90%) Consultant
7 58 (9.73%) Automation Tester
8 57 (9.56%) Test Manager
9 54 (9.06%) QA Tester
10 50 (8.39%) Test Engineer
11 48 (8.05%) Software Tester
12 39 (6.54%) Test Automation Engineer
13 35 (5.87%) QA Analyst
14 34 (5.70%) Software Analyst
15 33 (5.54%) Software Test Analyst
16 32 (5.37%) Automation Test Lead
16 32 (5.37%) Software QA Tester
17 31 (5.20%) QA Test Analyst
18 26 (4.36%) Senior Analyst
18 26 (4.36%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (13.09%) .NET
2 70 (11.74%) Web Services
3 43 (7.21%) HTML
4 37 (6.21%) XML
5 30 (5.03%) ASP.NET
6 28 (4.70%) Gherkin
7 25 (4.19%) SOAP
8 18 (3.02%) J2EE
9 17 (2.85%) ELK Stack
9 17 (2.85%) Spring
10 16 (2.68%) CSS
11 15 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (2.35%) Hibernate
13 12 (2.01%) Ajax
14 10 (1.68%) RESTful
15 9 (1.51%) AngularJS
16 8 (1.34%) Entity Framework
16 8 (1.34%) XBRL
17 7 (1.17%) HTML5
17 7 (1.17%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.53%) Client/Server
3 24 (4.03%) Mobile App
4 20 (3.36%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.68%) N-Tier
6 12 (2.01%) Equities
6 12 (2.01%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.85%) Data Centre
8 10 (1.68%) Fixed Income
8 10 (1.68%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.34%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (1.17%) Derivative
11 6 (1.01%) Online Gambling
12 5 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.84%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.67%) BBC
13 4 (0.67%) iPad
13 4 (0.67%) New Media
14 3 (0.50%) AS400
14 3 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 118 (19.80%) Unix
2 98 (16.44%) Linux
3 95 (15.94%) Windows
4 39 (6.54%) CoreOS
5 15 (2.52%) Android
6 14 (2.35%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.84%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.34%) 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
1 327 (54.87%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (44.30%) Test Automation
3 192 (32.21%) Test Scripting
4 187 (31.38%) SDLC
5 137 (22.99%) Software Testing
6 131 (21.98%) Automated Testing
7 125 (20.97%) Automation Testing
8 122 (20.47%) Test Strategy
9 117 (19.63%) Continuous Integration
10 107 (17.95%) Functional Testing
11 106 (17.79%) Waterfall
12 98 (16.44%) Scrum
13 97 (16.28%) Defect Management
14 91 (15.27%) User Acceptance Testing
15 90 (15.10%) Manual Testing
16 89 (14.93%) Test Planning
17 82 (13.76%) Test Management
18 79 (13.26%) BDD
19 68 (11.41%) Regression Testing
20 67 (11.24%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 186 (31.21%) SQL
2 165 (27.68%) Java
3 138 (23.15%) C#
4 91 (15.27%) Python
5 56 (9.40%) Bash Shell
6 42 (7.05%) Ruby
7 40 (6.71%) PowerShell
8 23 (3.86%) JavaScript
9 22 (3.69%) VB
10 21 (3.52%) Groovy
11 20 (3.36%) VBScript
12 19 (3.19%) C++
13 14 (2.35%) VB.NET
14 13 (2.18%) Shell Script
15 12 (2.01%) PHP
16 9 (1.51%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.17%) C
17 7 (1.17%) Perl
17 7 (1.17%) VC++
18 4 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 177 (29.70%) ISTQB
2 128 (21.48%) ISEB
3 71 (11.91%) Degree
4 44 (7.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 33 (5.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 19 (3.19%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.84%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.50%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.34%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.17%) CEH
10 1 (0.17%) ECSA
10 1 (0.17%) GIAC
10 1 (0.17%) GPEN
10 1 (0.17%) OSCP
10 1 (0.17%) PMP
10 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (35.23%) QA
2 5 (0.84%) SLA
3 2 (0.34%) Section 508
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
4 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 48 (8.05%) Docker
2 14 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 173 (29.03%) HP Quality Center
2 48 (8.05%) Ansible
2 48 (8.05%) Graphite
2 48 (8.05%) Nagios
2 48 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (8.05%) Puppet
3 15 (2.52%) Kubernetes
4 9 (1.51%) CA Service Virtualization
5 8 (1.34%) CA Spectrum
5 8 (1.34%) Netcool
5 8 (1.34%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.34%) Kibana
6 2 (0.34%) logstash
6 2 (0.34%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.17%) Nmap
7 1 (0.17%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 189 (31.71%) HP
2 53 (8.89%) Oracle
3 48 (8.05%) AppDynamics
4 47 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 39 (6.54%) Google
6 26 (4.36%) IBM
7 23 (3.86%) Dynatrace
7 23 (3.86%) New Relic
8 21 (3.52%) Telerik
9 20 (3.36%) SAP
10 17 (2.85%) CA
11 14 (2.35%) VMware
12 9 (1.51%) SaltStack
13 8 (1.34%) BMC
13 8 (1.34%) Remedy
13 8 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.34%) ServiceNow
14 6 (1.01%) Cognizant
15 5 (0.84%) ATG
16 4 (0.67%) BT
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 42k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
UK-wide
Infuse Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 depending on experience, plus bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Including Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cramlington, Northumberland
printed.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great package
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,570 to £51,296 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Accenture
Posted: 22 days ago
West London
Mint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 16 days ago
Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 22 days ago