The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank - 55 56
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 0.92% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category - 6.90% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
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 Ipswich with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16 58 86
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 11.76% 13.39% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 50 76
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in Ipswich

HP UFT
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (100.00%) Zephyr

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft