Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 2017 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
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 329 253 340
Rank change year-on-year -76 +87 -54
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 30 126 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.24% 0.90% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.16% 5.55% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 74 50
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +9.20% +2.35%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £55,050
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

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 the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2582 2272 2632
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 20.89% 16.15% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 1852 2179
East of England median annual salary £45,344 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.76% +5.88% +0.59%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram 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 27 July 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
Hertfordshire -41 14 £50,000 +31.58%
Bedfordshire +1 5 £30,000 -53.85% 1
Cambridgeshire -10 5 £37,500 +2.74% 1
Suffolk +10 3 £35,500 +1.43%
Essex -5 3 £57,500 +21.05%
HP UFT
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 28 (93.33%) Test Automation
2 23 (76.67%) Selenium
3 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (53.33%) TDD
4 16 (53.33%) QA
4 16 (53.33%) C#
5 15 (50.00%) Java
5 15 (50.00%) WebDriver
6 14 (46.67%) Functional Testing
6 14 (46.67%) Linux
6 14 (46.67%) Python
6 14 (46.67%) JIRA
7 13 (43.33%) Test Scripting
8 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (40.00%) BDD
8 12 (40.00%) Scrum
8 12 (40.00%) Unix
8 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
9 10 (33.33%) Regression Testing
9 10 (33.33%) Finance
10 8 (26.67%) Test Strategy
11 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (20.00%) ISEB
11 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
11 6 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (20.00%) QA Automation
12 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
12 5 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (16.67%) HP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Confluence
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (76.67%) Selenium
2 15 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 14 (46.67%) JIRA
4 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (10.00%) LoadRunner
6 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (6.67%) Bugzilla
7 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.67%) JUnit
7 2 (6.67%) Maven
7 2 (6.67%) TestDirector
7 2 (6.67%) TestLink
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
1 12 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) QA Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Test Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Tester
6 3 (10.00%) Automation Tester
6 3 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Junior
6 3 (10.00%) Junior QA Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
7 2 (6.67%) QA Test Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
7 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.67%) RESTful
2 2 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Test Automation
2 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (53.33%) TDD
4 14 (46.67%) Functional Testing
5 13 (43.33%) Test Scripting
6 12 (40.00%) BDD
6 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (40.00%) Scrum
7 10 (33.33%) Regression Testing
8 8 (26.67%) Test Strategy
9 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 6 (20.00%) QA Automation
9 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
11 3 (10.00%) SDET
11 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 3 (10.00%) Test Management
11 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) Java
3 14 (46.67%) Python
4 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.67%) C
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ISEB
2 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (53.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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