The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for HP UFT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 86 91
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.43% 0.088%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.15% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  

HP UFT is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 130 127 150
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 20.06% 13.64% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 102 96 103
Median salary £46,250 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.56% +21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing HP UFT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Bedfordshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP