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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 637 500 439
Rank change year-on-year
-137 -61
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 279 544 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.50% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.57% 2.79% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 215 464 566
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
17731 19486 18408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.80% 17.76% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15368 16617 15186
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 September 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 September 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 -114 263 £45,000 +4.65% 23
South East +6 91 £47,500 +18.75% 8
London -29 61 £60,000 +14.28% 7
Hampshire +3 42 £41,500 +18.57% 4
East of England -14 30 £47,500 +5.55% 1
North West -16 27 £31,000 -17.33% 3
Yorkshire +15 25 £42,500 +32.81% 1
Surrey +28 24 £52,500 +31.25% 2
West Midlands -13 21 £39,000 -13.33% 2
Birmingham -13 20 £39,000 -10.85%
South Yorkshire +4 17 £42,500 +32.81%
Cheshire +31 16 £30,500 -12.85%
Winchester -7 14 £35,000 -
Scotland +9 13 £34,000 -18.07%
Edinburgh +3 13 £34,000 -18.07%
Aldershot - 13 £80,000 -
Reigate +17 12 £47,500 +11.76%
Hertfordshire -6 11 £32,500 -27.77%
Manchester -33 11 £37,500 - 3
Woking +9 10 £52,500 +61.53% 1
City of London +52 9 £61,250 +16.66% 2
Bedfordshire +24 9 £57,500 +74.24% 1
Kent +18 9 £50,000 +38.88%
Warrington +6 9 £30,500 -12.85%
Sheffield +3 9 £42,500 +32.81%
West Yorkshire +12 8 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Luton +11 8 £57,500 +74.24% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 8 £45,000 +20.00%
Essex +5 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Berkshire +12 7 £37,500 -21.87% 1

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 405 (67.50%) Selenium
2 363 (60.50%) Agile Software Development
3 265 (44.17%) Test Automation
4 244 (40.67%) HP
5 243 (40.50%) Finance
6 224 (37.33%) QA
7 220 (36.67%) SQL
8 211 (35.17%) ISTQB
9 207 (34.50%) Test Scripting
10 206 (34.33%) HP Quality Center
11 189 (31.50%) Java
12 156 (26.00%) Waterfall
13 148 (24.67%) Software Testing
14 147 (24.50%) Automated Testing
15 144 (24.00%) C#
16 142 (23.67%) ISEB
17 138 (23.00%) SDLC
18 134 (22.33%) Automation Testing
19 133 (22.17%) Functional Testing
20 126 (21.00%) Cucumber
21 125 (20.83%) JIRA
21 125 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
22 123 (20.50%) Test Management
23 121 (20.17%) Test Strategy
24 109 (18.17%) Manual Testing
25 108 (18.00%) Defect Management
26 103 (17.17%) Test Planning
27 99 (16.50%) Degree
28 95 (15.83%) SoapUI
29 90 (15.00%) Regression 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 29 (4.83%) CMS
2 26 (4.33%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.00%) Confluence
4 7 (1.17%) JBoss
4 7 (1.17%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.00%) Apache
6 4 (0.67%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.50%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.33%) Drupal
8 2 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.33%) IIS
8 2 (0.33%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.17%) GemFire
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 39 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.17%) MS Office
3 20 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.33%) MS Project
5 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.33%) Magento
1 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.17%) SAP hybris
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.83%) SaaS
1 5 (0.83%) Slack
2 4 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.50%) Trello
4 2 (0.33%) GitHub
5 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.17%) SSL
2 5 (0.83%) ATM
2 5 (0.83%) Internet
3 2 (0.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.17%) DNS
4 1 (0.17%) HTTP
4 1 (0.17%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.17%) SAN
4 1 (0.17%) SSH
4 1 (0.17%) Telnet
4 1 (0.17%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.50%) Oracle Database
3 17 (2.83%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.33%) Data Mining
5 10 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.33%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.17%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (0.67%) DB2
8 4 (0.67%) MySQL
8 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.50%) DbVisualizer
9 3 (0.50%) MS Access
10 2 (0.33%) Big Data
11 1 (0.17%) Electronic Patient Records
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 405 (67.50%) Selenium
2 126 (21.00%) Cucumber
3 125 (20.83%) JIRA
4 95 (15.83%) SoapUI
5 86 (14.33%) WebDriver
6 76 (12.67%) LoadRunner
7 61 (10.17%) Ranorex
8 60 (10.00%) SpecFlow
9 49 (8.17%) NUnit
10 47 (7.83%) JMeter
11 44 (7.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 39 (6.50%) Bugzilla
12 39 (6.50%) Jenkins
13 34 (5.67%) Testopia
14 32 (5.33%) MSTest
15 31 (5.17%) Git (software)
16 30 (5.00%) Rational Functional Tester
17 27 (4.50%) eggPlant
18 25 (4.17%) Subversion
19 23 (3.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 243 (40.50%) Finance
2 64 (10.67%) Banking
3 23 (3.83%) Back Office
3 23 (3.83%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.67%) Retail
5 15 (2.50%) Legal
6 12 (2.00%) Games
7 10 (1.67%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.17%) Polish Language
10 5 (0.83%) Front Office
11 3 (0.50%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Advertising
12 2 (0.33%) Marketing
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 234 (39.00%) Analyst
2 226 (37.67%) Test Analyst
3 132 (22.00%) Tester
4 92 (15.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 81 (13.50%) Test Manager
6 67 (11.17%) Automation Tester
7 56 (9.33%) Test Engineer
8 46 (7.67%) Software Tester
9 45 (7.50%) QA Tester
10 42 (7.00%) Test Automation Engineer
11 40 (6.67%) Test Leader
12 39 (6.50%) QA Analyst
13 36 (6.00%) QA Engineer
14 35 (5.83%) Developer
15 33 (5.50%) Software Analyst
16 32 (5.33%) QA Test Analyst
17 30 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
18 28 (4.67%) Financial Analyst
18 28 (4.67%) Software QA Tester
19 26 (4.33%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (13.17%) .NET
2 62 (10.33%) SOAP
3 51 (8.50%) HTML
3 51 (8.50%) Web Services
4 46 (7.67%) XML
5 25 (4.17%) ASP.NET
6 23 (3.83%) Spring
7 21 (3.50%) Hibernate
8 19 (3.17%) XBRL
9 18 (3.00%) Gherkin
10 16 (2.67%) J2EE
11 15 (2.50%) CSS
12 12 (2.00%) REST
13 11 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (1.67%) Ajax
15 9 (1.50%) AngularJS
16 8 (1.33%) HTML5
16 8 (1.33%) JSON
16 8 (1.33%) WSDL
16 8 (1.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (7.67%) Client/Server
3 28 (4.67%) N-Tier
4 21 (3.50%) Mobile App
5 19 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 18 (3.00%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.67%) Virtual Team
8 11 (1.83%) Data Centre
8 11 (1.83%) Equities
9 10 (1.67%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.33%) Data Integration
10 8 (1.33%) Fintech
11 7 (1.17%) Derivative
11 7 (1.17%) Fixed Income
12 6 (1.00%) BBC
12 6 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (1.00%) New Media
12 6 (1.00%) Online Gambling
13 3 (0.50%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 83 (13.83%) Unix
2 64 (10.67%) Windows
3 57 (9.50%) Linux
4 10 (1.67%) Android
4 10 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.17%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (60.50%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (44.17%) Test Automation
3 207 (34.50%) Test Scripting
4 156 (26.00%) Waterfall
5 148 (24.67%) Software Testing
6 147 (24.50%) Automated Testing
7 138 (23.00%) SDLC
8 134 (22.33%) Automation Testing
9 133 (22.17%) Functional Testing
10 125 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
11 123 (20.50%) Test Management
12 121 (20.17%) Test Strategy
13 109 (18.17%) Manual Testing
14 108 (18.00%) Defect Management
15 103 (17.17%) Test Planning
16 90 (15.00%) Regression Testing
17 89 (14.83%) V-Model
18 81 (13.50%) Scrum
19 69 (11.50%) BDD
19 69 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 220 (36.67%) SQL
2 189 (31.50%) Java
3 144 (24.00%) C#
4 39 (6.50%) VB
5 33 (5.50%) Ruby
6 29 (4.83%) VBScript
7 25 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 25 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 24 (4.00%) Python
9 19 (3.17%) C++
10 18 (3.00%) Shell Script
11 17 (2.83%) Bash Shell
12 15 (2.50%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.50%) VC++
14 8 (1.33%) Perl
14 8 (1.33%) PHP
15 6 (1.00%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.00%) VBA
16 5 (0.83%) C
17 3 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 211 (35.17%) ISTQB
2 142 (23.67%) ISEB
3 99 (16.50%) Degree
4 71 (11.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 55 (9.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 16 (2.67%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.33%) HP ASE
8 7 (1.17%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.50%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.33%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.17%) CEH
12 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.17%) ECSA
12 1 (0.17%) GIAC
12 1 (0.17%) GPEN
12 1 (0.17%) OSCP
12 1 (0.17%) PhD
12 1 (0.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (37.33%) QA
2 9 (1.50%) Section 508
3 4 (0.67%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.83%) Docker
3 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 206 (34.33%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.17%) CA Service Virtualization
3 5 (0.83%) Ansible
3 5 (0.83%) Graphite
3 5 (0.83%) Nagios
3 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.83%) Puppet
4 2 (0.33%) Control-M
4 2 (0.33%) Kibana
4 2 (0.33%) logstash
4 2 (0.33%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.17%) Nmap
5 1 (0.17%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 244 (40.67%) HP
2 77 (12.83%) Oracle
3 60 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 39 (6.50%) SAP
5 27 (4.50%) IBM
6 14 (2.33%) Telerik
6 14 (2.33%) VMware
7 7 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.00%) BT
8 6 (1.00%) Intel Security
9 5 (0.83%) AppDynamics
9 5 (0.83%) CA
9 5 (0.83%) SaltStack
10 4 (0.67%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.50%) Citrix
11 3 (0.50%) hybris
11 3 (0.50%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.33%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.33%) Sybase
12 2 (0.33%) TIBCO
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 24 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 18 days ago