Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 281 294
Rank change year-on-year +62 +13 -60
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 35 14 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.55% 0.16% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.93% 1.10% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 37
Berkshire median annual salary £40,750 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.13% +35.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £34,250 £32,750 £35,750
90th Percentile £45,875 £67,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £38,875 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -18.16% +18.75% -

HP UFT is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1195 1277 1373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.78% 14.70% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1104 1165
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing HP UFT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +72 34 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Maidenhead +25 1 £60,000 +4.35%
HP UFT
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 35 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 32 (91.43%) ISTQB
3 27 (77.14%) Selenium
4 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (71.43%) Java
5 25 (71.43%) QA
6 23 (65.71%) Test Scripting
7 22 (62.86%) C#
7 22 (62.86%) HP
7 22 (62.86%) LoadRunner
7 22 (62.86%) Scrum
8 21 (60.00%) SQL
8 21 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
8 21 (60.00%) Software Testing
8 21 (60.00%) Degree
8 21 (60.00%) Test Management
8 21 (60.00%) Functional Testing
9 18 (51.43%) Test Strategy
9 18 (51.43%) Mentoring
10 17 (48.57%) Scenario Testing
11 16 (45.71%) TDD
11 16 (45.71%) Web Services
12 15 (42.86%) BDD
13 13 (37.14%) Performance Testing
13 13 (37.14%) Unit Testing
13 13 (37.14%) SOAP
14 12 (34.29%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
14 12 (34.29%) WebDriver
14 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills

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:

Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (25.71%) SAP ERP
1 9 (25.71%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.57%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQLPlus
2 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (77.14%) Selenium
2 22 (62.86%) LoadRunner
3 12 (34.29%) WebDriver
4 9 (25.71%) eggPlant
4 9 (25.71%) JUnit
4 9 (25.71%) LoadUI
4 9 (25.71%) SoapUI
4 9 (25.71%) TestNG
4 9 (25.71%) Toad
5 6 (17.14%) Cucumber
5 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
5 6 (17.14%) Subversion
6 4 (11.43%) Ranorex
7 3 (8.57%) JBehave
7 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
7 3 (8.57%) JMeter
7 3 (8.57%) Maven
7 3 (8.57%) NetBeans
7 3 (8.57%) RSpec
7 3 (8.57%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (25.71%) Publishing
2 6 (17.14%) Retail
3 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.57%) Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Analyst
2 19 (54.29%) Test Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
5 9 (25.71%) SAP Analyst
5 9 (25.71%) SAP Test Analyst
6 8 (22.86%) Senior Tester
6 8 (22.86%) Tester
7 7 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 7 (20.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) QA Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Senior QA Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Test Automation Specialist
8 3 (8.57%) Test Specialist
9 2 (5.71%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Senior QA Test Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Applications Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Performance Test Specialist
10 1 (2.86%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Web Services
2 13 (37.14%) SOAP
3 6 (17.14%) HTML
4 4 (11.43%) .NET
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
5 3 (8.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (65.71%) Test Scripting
4 22 (62.86%) Scrum
5 21 (60.00%) Functional Testing
5 21 (60.00%) Software Testing
5 21 (60.00%) Test Management
6 18 (51.43%) Mentoring
6 18 (51.43%) Test Strategy
7 17 (48.57%) Scenario Testing
8 16 (45.71%) TDD
9 15 (42.86%) BDD
10 13 (37.14%) Performance Testing
10 13 (37.14%) Unit Testing
11 12 (34.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (28.57%) Manual Testing
13 9 (25.71%) Mathematics
13 9 (25.71%) Project Management
13 9 (25.71%) Regression Testing
13 9 (25.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) Java
2 22 (62.86%) C#
3 21 (60.00%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) C
5 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (20.00%) VB
6 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (91.43%) ISTQB
2 21 (60.00%) Degree
3 12 (34.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (28.57%) ISEB
5 8 (22.86%) DV Cleared
5 8 (22.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) MCP
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) HP
2 9 (25.71%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft