Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 340 342 260
Rank change year-on-year +2 -82 +72
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 17 30 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.24% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.76% 1.16% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 80
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -21.05% +9.20%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £49,000 £61,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -

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 2,230 2,589 2,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.66% 20.88% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,701 2,190 1,839
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +4.05%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 23 July 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 +11 11 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Bedfordshire +9 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Hertfordshire -12 2 - -
Essex +28 1 - -
HP UFT
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 15 (88.24%) Test Automation
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) Selenium
3 12 (70.59%) QA
4 10 (58.82%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (47.06%) Manual Testing
5 8 (47.06%) High Availability
6 6 (35.29%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
7 5 (29.41%) SDLC
8 4 (23.53%) Ranorex
8 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
8 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Scrum
9 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
9 3 (17.65%) HP
9 3 (17.65%) User Stories
10 2 (11.76%) Traceability Matrix
10 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 2 (11.76%) jQuery
10 2 (11.76%) CSS3
10 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
10 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
10 2 (11.76%) HTML5
10 2 (11.76%) ISEB
10 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
10 2 (11.76%) CSS
10 2 (11.76%) C++
10 2 (11.76%) HTML

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 (5.88%) SMS
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Selenium
2 4 (23.53%) Ranorex
3 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
3 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Automation Test Lead
1 6 (35.29%) Test Leader
2 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
2 3 (17.65%) Tester
3 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Test Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Test Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) CSS3
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) HTML5
1 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Test Automation
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) High Availability
3 8 (47.06%) Manual Testing
4 5 (29.41%) SDLC
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) User Stories
7 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) Traceability Matrix
8 1 (5.88%) API Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
8 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.88%) QA Automation
8 1 (5.88%) Scenario Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
2 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (11.76%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.88%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) HP