The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 205 193
Rank change year-on-year +29 -12  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 1 12 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.030% 0.24% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 1.94% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 32
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,625
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.20%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.63% -11.25%  

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 Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 646 620 645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.24% 12.53% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 532 535 506
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £40,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in Berkshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Newbury - 1 £40,000 -
HP UFT
South East

HP UFT
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) QA
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
4 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) NUnit
5 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) PMI
5 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (25.00%) TestNG
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) Android
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) Unix
6 1 (12.50%) HP

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) TestNG
3 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) QA Tester
1 7 (87.50%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) UAT Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP