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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 46 56 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 19 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.29% 0.65% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.70% 6.00% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £48,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
121 50 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.93% 10.80% 13.96%
Number of salaries quoted 111 47 71
Median salary £48,500 £53,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.34% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

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

1 23 (95.83%) Finance
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) Selenium
2 22 (91.67%) Functional Testing
3 20 (83.33%) Scrum
3 20 (83.33%) Java
3 20 (83.33%) Unix
3 20 (83.33%) QA
4 19 (79.17%) SQL
5 17 (70.83%) Automation Testing
6 14 (58.33%) Linux
7 13 (54.17%) Python
7 13 (54.17%) C#
8 12 (50.00%) Cucumber
8 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (41.67%) Automated Testing
10 9 (37.50%) HP
11 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
11 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
11 8 (33.33%) JIRA
12 7 (29.17%) Agile Testing
12 7 (29.17%) BDD
12 7 (29.17%) Test Management
12 7 (29.17%) Manual Testing
13 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
13 6 (25.00%) Oracle
13 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
14 5 (20.83%) TDD
14 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
14 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration

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 5 (20.83%) Confluence
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 22 (91.67%) Selenium
2 12 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (33.33%) JIRA
4 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
4 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
5 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (12.50%) JUnit
5 3 (12.50%) Maven
6 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
7 1 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 23 (95.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Analyst
1 22 (91.67%) Test Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) QA Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) QA Test Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Test Manager
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Software Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Software QA Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
1 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 3 (12.50%) RESTful
1 3 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (8.33%) REST
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) Flash
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Unix
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) Functional Testing
3 20 (83.33%) Scrum
4 17 (70.83%) Automation Testing
5 10 (41.67%) Automated Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Testing
7 7 (29.17%) BDD
7 7 (29.17%) Manual Testing
7 7 (29.17%) Test Management
8 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
9 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Kanban
9 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 13 (54.17%) C#
3 13 (54.17%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (12.50%) VB
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) HP
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Atlassian
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
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