Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 172 189
Rank change year-on-year +31 +17 -48
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 18 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.70% 0.035% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.60% 0.22% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 14
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £36,875 £42,750 £37,750
90th Percentile £45,875 £44,250 £53,750
Berkshire median annual salary £41,500 £65,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -36.15% +52.94% +6.25%

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 500 455 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.48% 15.75% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 432 345 539
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (88.89%) QA
3 15 (83.33%) Scrum
4 14 (77.78%) C#
4 14 (77.78%) Software Testing
4 14 (77.78%) Degree
5 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
6 10 (55.56%) ISEB
6 10 (55.56%) Java
7 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
8 7 (38.89%) HTML
8 7 (38.89%) TDD
9 6 (33.33%) Web Services
9 6 (33.33%) API Testing
10 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
10 5 (27.78%) BDD
10 5 (27.78%) OOP
10 5 (27.78%) Subversion
10 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
10 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
11 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
11 4 (22.22%) Retail
11 4 (22.22%) SOAP
11 4 (22.22%) HP
11 4 (22.22%) .NET
11 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner

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 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Subversion
3 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
4 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 3 (16.67%) Gatling
4 3 (16.67%) IntelliJ
4 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (16.67%) JMeter
4 3 (16.67%) Maven
4 3 (16.67%) NetBeans
4 3 (16.67%) Ranorex
4 3 (16.67%) TestLink
4 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 3 (16.67%) Zephyr
5 2 (11.11%) JBehave
5 2 (11.11%) RSpec
6 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Analyst
2 13 (72.22%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 12 (66.67%) Test Analyst
4 7 (38.89%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (38.89%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) QA Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Senior QA Analyst
6 4 (22.22%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (22.22%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Specialist
8 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) SOAP
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (83.33%) Scrum
3 14 (77.78%) Software Testing
4 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 7 (38.89%) TDD
6 6 (33.33%) API Testing
7 5 (27.78%) BDD
7 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (27.78%) OOP
7 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
8 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Build Automation
9 3 (16.67%) Data Management
9 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Open Source
9 3 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Test Management
9 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 10 (55.56%) ISEB
4 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP