The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 39 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +7
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 15 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.05% 1.41% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.74% 8.75% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 8
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +8.23%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
HP UFT
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Development Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
76 80 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.48% 16.16% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 59 49 85
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing HP UFT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Watford region.

HP UFT Salary Trend in Watford

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Watford

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 27 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (81.48%) QA
2 22 (81.48%) Functional Testing
3 21 (77.78%) HP
3 21 (77.78%) Java
3 21 (77.78%) Unix
4 20 (74.07%) Finance
5 19 (70.37%) Regression Testing
5 19 (70.37%) Cucumber
5 19 (70.37%) Selenium
6 18 (66.67%) Test Management
6 18 (66.67%) Test Automation
6 18 (66.67%) Oracle Database
6 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (66.67%) PL/SQL
6 18 (66.67%) Oracle
7 17 (62.96%) IBM
8 12 (44.44%) Data Modelling
8 12 (44.44%) Scrum
9 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
10 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
10 8 (29.63%) Manual Testing
10 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
10 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
10 8 (29.63%) JIRA
11 7 (25.93%) Agile Testing
11 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
12 6 (22.22%) BDD
12 6 (22.22%) SoapUI
12 6 (22.22%) REST

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (11.11%) MQSeries
1 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) PuTTY
1 4 (14.81%) SSH
1 4 (14.81%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) DB2
2 3 (11.11%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 19 (70.37%) Cucumber
1 19 (70.37%) Selenium
2 8 (29.63%) JIRA
3 6 (22.22%) SoapUI
3 6 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 4 (14.81%) Toad
5 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (74.07%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Analyst
1 23 (85.19%) Test Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) REST
1 6 (22.22%) SOAP
2 3 (11.11%) Flash
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) J2EE
2 3 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Unix
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Functional Testing
2 19 (70.37%) Regression Testing
3 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 18 (66.67%) Test Management
4 12 (44.44%) Data Modelling
4 12 (44.44%) Scrum
5 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Manual Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
7 7 (25.93%) Agile Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
8 6 (22.22%) API Testing
8 6 (22.22%) BDD
8 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
9 5 (18.52%) System Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
10 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
10 4 (14.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (77.78%) Java
3 18 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 6 (22.22%) VB
5 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (81.48%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) ISO 8583
2 2 (7.41%) ISO20022
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) HP
2 18 (66.67%) Oracle
3 17 (62.96%) IBM
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