The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
UK / England
Rank 580 602 533
Rank change year-on-year +22 -69  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 273 345 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.36% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.74% 1.95% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 204 236 376
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.63% -11.25%  

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15646 17663 16541
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 19.69% 18.22% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13316 15229 13972
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing HP UFT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in England

HP UFT
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in England

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for HP UFT in England

HP UFT
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +126 152 £57,500 +9.52% 18
South East +55 67 £37,500 - 7
East of England -36 22 £37,500 -21.05% 2
West Midlands +26 9 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Yorkshire +6 8 £34,000 +4.61% 1
North West -28 7 £37,500 +1.35% 2
East Midlands -11 4 £35,500 -21.11% 1
South West - 4 £45,000 - 1
HP UFT
UK

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 England region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 424 (74.39%) Selenium
2 271 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
3 226 (39.65%) Test Automation
4 219 (38.42%) SDLC
5 204 (35.79%) QA
5 204 (35.79%) Test Scripting
6 201 (35.26%) JIRA
7 177 (31.05%) Java
8 166 (29.12%) HP
9 156 (27.37%) Test Strategy
10 155 (27.19%) Finance
11 146 (25.61%) ISTQB
12 145 (25.44%) Unix
13 139 (24.39%) Automation Testing
14 131 (22.98%) SQL
15 130 (22.81%) Python
16 124 (21.75%) Team Foundation Server
17 123 (21.58%) DevOps
18 117 (20.53%) ISEB
18 117 (20.53%) Automated Testing
19 112 (19.65%) Functional Testing
20 111 (19.47%) Continuous Delivery
20 111 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
20 111 (19.47%) Software Testing
21 110 (19.30%) Cucumber
22 106 (18.60%) Linux
23 103 (18.07%) C#
23 103 (18.07%) Windows
24 99 (17.37%) Subversion
24 99 (17.37%) HP Quality Center

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in 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 13 (2.28%) Confluence
2 7 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (1.23%) Tomcat
3 5 (0.88%) CMS
4 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.35%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.18%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.18%) FileNet
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 38 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.93%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.35%) MS Office
3 2 (0.35%) MS Project
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.35%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.35%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.35%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (11.93%) Amazon AWS
1 68 (11.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (11.23%) CloudBees
2 64 (11.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (2.11%) GitHub
4 9 (1.58%) Slack
5 8 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.70%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (0.70%) Loggly
6 4 (0.70%) OpenShift
6 4 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.05%) ATM
2 4 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.18%) DNS
3 1 (0.18%) HTTP
3 1 (0.18%) LDAP
3 1 (0.18%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.16%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (2.11%) MS Access
4 12 (2.11%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (1.40%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.23%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.88%) MySQL
7 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.70%) Informix
8 4 (0.70%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.35%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.18%) DB2
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 424 (74.39%) Selenium
2 201 (35.26%) JIRA
3 124 (21.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 110 (19.30%) Cucumber
5 99 (17.37%) Subversion
6 92 (16.14%) Jenkins
6 92 (16.14%) LoadRunner
7 87 (15.26%) Git (software)
8 79 (13.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 73 (12.81%) Vagrant
10 68 (11.93%) Visual Studio
11 64 (11.23%) ClearCase
11 64 (11.23%) GoCD
11 64 (11.23%) Octopus Deploy
11 64 (11.23%) WebDriver
12 52 (9.12%) SoapUI
13 50 (8.77%) TeamCity
14 45 (7.89%) SpecFlow
15 34 (5.96%) GitLab
16 29 (5.09%) JMeter
General
1 155 (27.19%) Finance
2 45 (7.89%) Banking
3 40 (7.02%) Legal
4 27 (4.74%) Law
5 21 (3.68%) Retail
6 17 (2.98%) Front Office
6 17 (2.98%) Investment Banking
7 13 (2.28%) Financial Institution
8 12 (2.11%) Back Office
8 12 (2.11%) Polish Language
9 11 (1.93%) Games
9 11 (1.93%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.40%) Publishing
11 5 (0.88%) Automotive
12 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.53%) Marketing
13 2 (0.35%) Advertising
13 2 (0.35%) Electronics
14 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 161 (28.25%) Analyst
2 140 (24.56%) Test Analyst
3 97 (17.02%) Consultant
3 97 (17.02%) Tester
4 74 (12.98%) Automation Test Analyst
5 69 (12.11%) Test Engineer
6 67 (11.75%) Test Leader
7 55 (9.65%) Automation Tester
8 46 (8.07%) DevOps Consultant
8 46 (8.07%) Test Automation Engineer
9 44 (7.72%) QA Analyst
10 43 (7.54%) QA Tester
10 43 (7.54%) Test Manager
11 39 (6.84%) Senior Analyst
12 29 (5.09%) Software Tester
13 28 (4.91%) Senior Test Analyst
14 27 (4.74%) Automation Consultant
15 25 (4.39%) QA Test Analyst
15 25 (4.39%) Team Leader
16 24 (4.21%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (12.11%) Web Services
2 68 (11.93%) .NET
3 38 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
4 36 (6.32%) XML
5 26 (4.56%) HTML
6 23 (4.04%) SOAP
7 20 (3.51%) ASP.NET
7 20 (3.51%) CSS
8 19 (3.33%) Gherkin
9 18 (3.16%) J2EE
10 17 (2.98%) Node.js
11 15 (2.63%) REST
12 13 (2.28%) DOM
13 12 (2.11%) AngularJS
13 12 (2.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 10 (1.75%) JMS
14 10 (1.75%) RESTful
15 8 (1.40%) WPF
16 7 (1.23%) Hibernate
16 7 (1.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.39%) Computer Science
2 25 (4.39%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.04%) Equities
3 23 (4.04%) Fixed Income
4 18 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (2.98%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.93%) Derivative
6 11 (1.93%) Robotics
7 10 (1.75%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.58%) Online Gambling
8 9 (1.58%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.05%) iPad
10 5 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.88%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.70%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.53%) PMI
13 2 (0.35%) AS400
13 2 (0.35%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 145 (25.44%) Unix
2 106 (18.60%) Linux
3 103 (18.07%) Windows
4 64 (11.23%) CoreOS
5 21 (3.68%) Android
6 19 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.05%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.70%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.70%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (39.65%) Test Automation
3 219 (38.42%) SDLC
4 204 (35.79%) Test Scripting
5 156 (27.37%) Test Strategy
6 139 (24.39%) Automation Testing
7 123 (21.58%) DevOps
8 117 (20.53%) Automated Testing
9 112 (19.65%) Functional Testing
10 111 (19.47%) Continuous Delivery
10 111 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
10 111 (19.47%) Software Testing
11 98 (17.19%) Scrum
12 89 (15.61%) BDD
13 88 (15.44%) Regression Testing
14 86 (15.09%) Test Management
15 82 (14.39%) Manual Testing
16 81 (14.21%) Non-Functional Testing
17 80 (14.04%) Performance Testing
18 74 (12.98%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 177 (31.05%) Java
2 131 (22.98%) SQL
3 130 (22.81%) Python
4 103 (18.07%) C#
5 75 (13.16%) Bash Shell
6 58 (10.18%) PowerShell
7 49 (8.60%) VBScript
8 31 (5.44%) VB
9 29 (5.09%) JavaScript
10 28 (4.91%) Groovy
11 21 (3.68%) C++
12 20 (3.51%) Perl
12 20 (3.51%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.98%) Ruby
14 13 (2.28%) C
15 12 (2.11%) Scala
15 12 (2.11%) VBA
16 11 (1.93%) VC++
17 10 (1.75%) PHP
18 9 (1.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 146 (25.61%) ISTQB
2 117 (20.53%) ISEB
3 79 (13.86%) Degree
4 29 (5.09%) Security Cleared
5 26 (4.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 22 (3.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (1.58%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.40%) PMP
8 8 (1.40%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.05%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (35.79%) QA
2 5 (0.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.18%) SDET
System Software
1 79 (13.86%) Docker
2 4 (0.70%) LXC
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 99 (17.37%) HP Quality Center
2 77 (13.51%) Ansible
2 77 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 77 (13.51%) Puppet
3 73 (12.81%) Graphite
3 73 (12.81%) Nagios
4 35 (6.14%) Kubernetes
5 15 (2.63%) CA Service Virtualization
6 8 (1.40%) CA Spectrum
6 8 (1.40%) Netcool
6 8 (1.40%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.18%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 166 (29.12%) HP
2 74 (12.98%) AppDynamics
3 71 (12.46%) Microsoft
4 64 (11.23%) Google
5 49 (8.60%) Dynatrace
6 48 (8.42%) New Relic
7 46 (8.07%) Oracle
8 40 (7.02%) SAP
9 27 (4.74%) CA
10 25 (4.39%) IBM
11 24 (4.21%) Cognizant
12 15 (2.63%) SaltStack
13 11 (1.93%) Blue Prism
13 11 (1.93%) Telerik
14 8 (1.40%) BMC
14 8 (1.40%) Remedy
14 8 (1.40%) ServiceNow
15 7 (1.23%) Atlassian
16 6 (1.05%) ATG
17 5 (0.88%) TOWER Software
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