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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 634 534 462
Rank change year-on-year
-100 -72
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 286 507 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.46% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.59% 2.65% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 214 424 554
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £31,454 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%

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
17984 19136 18985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.41% 17.44% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15675 16190 15771
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 £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -96 272 £47,500 +8.20% 26
South East +17 96 £47,500 +18.75% 5
London -13 71 £65,000 +30.00% 8
Hampshire 0 42 £41,500 +18.57% 4
East of England +16 38 £47,500 +7.95% 3
Surrey +54 27 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire +17 21 £42,500 +32.81% 2
Winchester +4 18 £35,000 - 2
West Midlands -21 18 £39,000 -8.23% 2
Hertfordshire +1 17 £37,500 -16.66%
Reigate +29 16 £47,500 +5.55%
North West -4 16 £31,000 -17.33% 3
Birmingham -19 16 £39,000 +0.64% 1
South Yorkshire +2 14 £42,500 +37.09% 2
Aldershot - 14 £80,000 -
Cheshire +38 11 £30,500 -12.85% 1
City of London +31 11 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 11 £45,000 +20.00%
Scotland -12 11 £34,000 -32.00% 2
Bedfordshire - 10 £52,500 - 1
Edinburgh -13 9 £34,000 -32.00%
Luton - 9 £52,500 - 1
Woking - 9 £52,500 - 1
Essex +8 8 £47,500 - 2
Berkshire +3 8 £36,250 -27.86%
East Midlands -24 8 £31,250 -21.87%
Rotherham - 8 £42,500 - 2
High Wycombe +3 7 £45,000 -15.88%
Leicestershire -15 7 £25,000 -28.57%
Kent +25 6 £48,750 +95.00%

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 441 (68.58%) Selenium
2 391 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
3 294 (45.72%) Finance
4 279 (43.39%) Test Automation
5 261 (40.59%) HP
6 243 (37.79%) SQL
7 241 (37.48%) QA
8 232 (36.08%) ISTQB
9 231 (35.93%) Test Scripting
10 213 (33.13%) Java
11 201 (31.26%) HP Quality Center
12 179 (27.84%) Waterfall
13 178 (27.68%) Automated Testing
14 173 (26.91%) ISEB
15 160 (24.88%) Software Testing
16 152 (23.64%) Test Management
17 151 (23.48%) Automation Testing
18 150 (23.33%) Functional Testing
19 149 (23.17%) User Acceptance Testing
20 145 (22.55%) SDLC
21 141 (21.93%) C#
22 139 (21.62%) Cucumber
23 129 (20.06%) JIRA
23 129 (20.06%) Degree
24 119 (18.51%) Test Strategy
25 115 (17.88%) Defect Management
26 114 (17.73%) Regression Testing
27 113 (17.57%) Manual Testing
28 109 (16.95%) Test Planning
29 103 (16.02%) SoapUI

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 36 (5.60%) SharePoint
2 35 (5.44%) CMS
3 12 (1.87%) Confluence
4 9 (1.40%) MQSeries
5 8 (1.24%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.09%) JBoss
7 6 (0.93%) Apache
8 5 (0.78%) GemFire
9 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.31%) Drupal
10 2 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.31%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.16%) IIS
11 1 (0.16%) SAS
11 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 58 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 46 (7.15%) MS Office
3 32 (4.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.31%) Magento
2 2 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.16%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.47%) Slack
1 3 (0.47%) Trello
2 2 (0.31%) GitHub
2 2 (0.31%) SaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.40%) Internet
2 7 (1.09%) SSL
3 4 (0.62%) ATM
4 2 (0.31%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.16%) DNS
5 1 (0.16%) HTTP
5 1 (0.16%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.16%) SAN
5 1 (0.16%) SSH
5 1 (0.16%) Telnet
5 1 (0.16%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.98%) Oracle Database
3 23 (3.58%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.02%) Data Mining
5 12 (1.87%) RDBMS
6 10 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (0.78%) DB2
8 5 (0.78%) MySQL
9 4 (0.62%) DbVisualizer
10 3 (0.47%) MS Access
10 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.31%) Big Data
12 1 (0.16%) Electronic Patient Records
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 441 (68.58%) Selenium
2 139 (21.62%) Cucumber
3 129 (20.06%) JIRA
4 103 (16.02%) SoapUI
5 97 (15.09%) WebDriver
6 78 (12.13%) LoadRunner
7 61 (9.49%) Ranorex
8 60 (9.33%) NUnit
9 57 (8.86%) SpecFlow
10 53 (8.24%) JMeter
11 43 (6.69%) Rational Functional Tester
12 41 (6.38%) Jenkins
13 38 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
14 36 (5.60%) Bugzilla
15 34 (5.29%) SilkTest
16 33 (5.13%) Subversion
17 32 (4.98%) Git (software)
17 32 (4.98%) MSTest
18 30 (4.67%) Testopia
19 23 (3.58%) eggPlant
General
1 294 (45.72%) Finance
2 89 (13.84%) Banking
3 29 (4.51%) Retail
4 27 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 21 (3.27%) Back Office
6 18 (2.80%) Games
7 13 (2.02%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.87%) Legal
9 7 (1.09%) Polish Language
10 5 (0.78%) Front Office
10 5 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.78%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.47%) Marketing
12 2 (0.31%) Advertising
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Electronics
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 266 (41.37%) Analyst
2 252 (39.19%) Test Analyst
3 149 (23.17%) Tester
4 107 (16.64%) Automation Test Analyst
5 83 (12.91%) Test Manager
6 82 (12.75%) Automation Tester
7 60 (9.33%) Test Engineer
8 42 (6.53%) QA Tester
8 42 (6.53%) Software Tester
9 41 (6.38%) Test Automation Engineer
10 40 (6.22%) Financial Analyst
11 39 (6.07%) QA Analyst
11 39 (6.07%) Test Leader
12 38 (5.91%) Developer
13 32 (4.98%) QA Engineer
14 30 (4.67%) Software Analyst
15 28 (4.35%) Test Automation Developer
16 26 (4.04%) QA Test Analyst
17 25 (3.89%) Software Test Analyst
18 24 (3.73%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (13.06%) SOAP
2 82 (12.75%) .NET
3 68 (10.58%) HTML
4 61 (9.49%) Web Services
5 55 (8.55%) XML
6 29 (4.51%) XBRL
7 24 (3.73%) Spring
8 21 (3.27%) CSS
9 20 (3.11%) J2EE
9 20 (3.11%) REST
10 19 (2.95%) Hibernate
11 18 (2.80%) ASP.NET
12 16 (2.49%) Gherkin
13 14 (2.18%) Ajax
14 13 (2.02%) JSON
15 9 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (1.24%) AngularJS
16 8 (1.24%) WSDL
16 8 (1.24%) XSD
17 7 (1.09%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 93 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (8.86%) Client/Server
3 35 (5.44%) N-Tier
4 29 (4.51%) Mathematics
5 24 (3.73%) Computer Science
6 21 (3.27%) Mobile App
7 16 (2.49%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.18%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.56%) Data Integration
10 8 (1.24%) Fintech
11 7 (1.09%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.93%) BBC
12 6 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (0.93%) New Media
12 6 (0.93%) NHS
12 6 (0.93%) Online Gambling
13 5 (0.78%) Cybercrime
13 5 (0.78%) Equities
13 5 (0.78%) PMI
14 2 (0.31%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 93 (14.46%) Unix
2 69 (10.73%) Windows
3 63 (9.80%) Linux
4 8 (1.24%) Android
4 8 (1.24%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.31%) Solaris
5 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.16%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (43.39%) Test Automation
3 231 (35.93%) Test Scripting
4 179 (27.84%) Waterfall
5 178 (27.68%) Automated Testing
6 160 (24.88%) Software Testing
7 152 (23.64%) Test Management
8 151 (23.48%) Automation Testing
9 150 (23.33%) Functional Testing
10 149 (23.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 145 (22.55%) SDLC
12 119 (18.51%) Test Strategy
13 115 (17.88%) Defect Management
14 114 (17.73%) Regression Testing
15 113 (17.57%) Manual Testing
16 109 (16.95%) Test Planning
17 91 (14.15%) V-Model
18 89 (13.84%) Scrum
19 84 (13.06%) BDD
20 75 (11.66%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 243 (37.79%) SQL
2 213 (33.13%) Java
3 141 (21.93%) C#
4 44 (6.84%) VB
5 36 (5.60%) JavaScript
6 35 (5.44%) VB.NET
7 32 (4.98%) VBScript
8 27 (4.20%) Python
8 27 (4.20%) Ruby
9 20 (3.11%) C++
10 18 (2.80%) Shell Script
11 17 (2.64%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.02%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.87%) Perl
14 9 (1.40%) VC++
15 8 (1.24%) PHP
15 8 (1.24%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.09%) VBA
17 6 (0.93%) C
17 6 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 232 (36.08%) ISTQB
2 173 (26.91%) ISEB
3 129 (20.06%) Degree
4 97 (15.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 61 (9.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 13 (2.02%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.24%) HP ASE
8 6 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (0.78%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.78%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) CEH
10 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) ECSA
10 1 (0.16%) GIAC
10 1 (0.16%) GPEN
10 1 (0.16%) OSCP
10 1 (0.16%) PhD
10 1 (0.16%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 241 (37.48%) QA
2 7 (1.09%) Section 508
3 4 (0.62%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) HL7
4 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 201 (31.26%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.24%) Puppet
3 5 (0.78%) CA Service Virtualization
4 4 (0.62%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (0.47%) Ansible
5 3 (0.47%) Graphite
5 3 (0.47%) Nagios
5 3 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.31%) Control-M
6 2 (0.31%) Kibana
6 2 (0.31%) logstash
6 2 (0.31%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.16%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.16%) Nmap
7 1 (0.16%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 261 (40.59%) HP
2 90 (14.00%) Oracle
3 74 (11.51%) Microsoft
4 55 (8.55%) SAP
5 29 (4.51%) IBM
6 10 (1.56%) Telerik
6 10 (1.56%) VMware
7 7 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.93%) BT
8 6 (0.93%) Intel Security
8 6 (0.93%) Sybase
9 5 (0.78%) Citrix
10 4 (0.62%) AppDynamics
10 4 (0.62%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.62%) CA
10 4 (0.62%) hybris
11 3 (0.47%) ATG
11 3 (0.47%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.47%) SaltStack
12 2 (0.31%) TIBCO
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Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Hampshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
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Hammersmith and Fulham
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Luton
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Basildon
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Hampshire
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