Period
to 23 November 2017

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

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 125 115
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10 +10
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 1 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.072% 0.71% 1.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 4.64% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 15
Essex median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - +15.15%
10th Percentile £50,000 £44,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £32,000 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% -8.05% +2.35%

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 263 323 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 18.81% 15.21% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 215 236 361
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £46,924 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.56% +17.31% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,194 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.83% +8.69% -

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Essex

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in Essex

HP UFT
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Essex region over the 6 months to 23 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
Colchester +12 1 £55,000 -2.22%
HP UFT
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Essex region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP