Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 24 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 166 187
Rank change year-on-year +9 +21 -49
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 12 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.41% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.92% 1.94% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 19
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% +20.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £29,050 £40,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,000 £53,750 £54,250
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 624 619 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.55% 19.89% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 549 577 718
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,143
90th Percentile £62,000 £61,250 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Buckinghamshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in Buckinghamshire

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for HP UFT in Buckinghamshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Milton Keynes +9 8 £65,000 +18.18%
High Wycombe +21 4 £53,750 +19.44%
HP UFT
South East

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

1 11 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Selenium
3 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) ISEB
5 5 (41.67%) HP
5 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
5 5 (41.67%) Test Management
5 5 (41.67%) Functional Testing
5 5 (41.67%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (41.67%) SDLC
6 4 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (33.33%) BDD
6 4 (33.33%) Stress Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) JIRA
8 2 (16.67%) HP AIS
8 2 (16.67%) V-Model
8 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
8 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 2 (16.67%) JMeter
8 2 (16.67%) Automotive
8 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
8 2 (16.67%) Project Management

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 7 (58.33%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) JMeter
3 2 (16.67%) Protractor
3 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (8.33%) eCATT
4 1 (8.33%) WinRunner
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Head of Testing
1 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Head of UAT
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Functional Testing
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
4 5 (41.67%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Test Management
5 4 (33.33%) BDD
5 4 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Stress Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (16.67%) Coaching
7 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) V-Model
7 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) HP AIS
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) SAP