Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 122 186
Rank change year-on-year -19 +64 +2
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 7 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.33% 1.40% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.57% 7.48% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 3
Reading median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -26.32%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £45,500 £42,900
Berkshire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -18.75% -30.43% +35.29%

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 446 441 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 20.99% 18.70% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 389 363 434
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £69,350 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Reading

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in Reading

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in Reading over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for HP UFT in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 6 (85.71%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 4 (57.14%) MSI
2 4 (57.14%) InstallShield
2 4 (57.14%) Software Packaging
2 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Presales
2 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (28.57%) HP ALM
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 1 (14.29%) Ranorex
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) API Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Tricentis Tosca
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (14.29%) Tricentis Tosca
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) InstallShield
1 4 (57.14%) MSI
2 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) JBehave
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) Ranorex
3 1 (14.29%) RSpec
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Coded UI
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Packager
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Software Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (57.14%) Presales
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) API Testing
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) SAP