The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 81 74
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 2 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.35% 0.14% 1.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.08% 1.04% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Median salary - £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +66.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 96 96 162
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 17.02% 13.26% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 89 91 140
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SAP CAR
4 2 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 2 (33.33%) Dynatrace
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP CAR
1 2 (33.33%) SAP HR
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Web Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Dynatrace
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) SAP