Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 300 242
Rank change year-on-year -37 -58 +66
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 38 55 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.29% 0.45% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.44% 2.24% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 23 51 97
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -26.32% +11.76%
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,631 2,458 2,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.36% 19.96% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,010 2,094 1,946
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% -2.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing HP UFT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in the East of England

HP UFT
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in the East of England

HP UFT
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 April 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire -28 23 £50,000 +25.00%
Bedfordshire +34 8 £40,000 -30.43%
Hertfordshire -37 7 - -
HP UFT
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing HP UFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 38 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 30 (78.95%) Selenium
2 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) QA
4 19 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 19 (50.00%) SDLC
5 14 (36.84%) Ruby
5 14 (36.84%) C#
6 13 (34.21%) Java
6 13 (34.21%) SpecFlow
7 11 (28.95%) Functional Testing
7 11 (28.95%) Non-Functional Testing
7 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
7 11 (28.95%) Coaching
7 11 (28.95%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (28.95%) Process Improvement
7 11 (28.95%) DNA
7 11 (28.95%) VB
8 10 (26.32%) Python
8 10 (26.32%) ISTQB
9 9 (23.68%) High Availability
9 9 (23.68%) Manual Testing
9 9 (23.68%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
10 8 (21.05%) User Stories
10 8 (21.05%) Ranorex
10 8 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (21.05%) Scrum
11 7 (18.42%) HP
11 7 (18.42%) LoadRunner

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Development Applications
1 30 (78.95%) Selenium
2 13 (34.21%) SpecFlow
3 8 (21.05%) Ranorex
4 7 (18.42%) LoadRunner
5 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Tester
2 11 (28.95%) Quality Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) Test Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) Test Leader
5 8 (21.05%) Automation Test Lead
5 8 (21.05%) Automation Tester
6 7 (18.42%) Performance Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) Performance Test Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Lead Tester
8 2 (5.26%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.63%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Android
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (50.00%) SDLC
3 19 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 11 (28.95%) Coaching
4 11 (28.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (28.95%) DNA
4 11 (28.95%) Functional Testing
4 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
4 11 (28.95%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (28.95%) Process Improvement
5 9 (23.68%) High Availability
5 9 (23.68%) Manual Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Scrum
6 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
6 8 (21.05%) User Stories
7 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
7 7 (18.42%) Traceability Matrix
8 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) C#
1 14 (36.84%) Ruby
2 13 (34.21%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) VB
4 10 (26.32%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) ISTQB
2 8 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (57.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) HP
2 1 (2.63%) Huawei
2 1 (2.63%) IBM