The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
East of England > Suffolk
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 61 73
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.25% 1.08% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.79% 12.50% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Suffolk median annual salary £35,500 - £35,000
10th Percentile £34,250 - £32,500
90th Percentile £36,750 - £37,500
East of England median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +12.35%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 56 48 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 14.21% 8.63% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 101 93 220
Suffolk median annual salary £41,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% +25.00%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £59,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Suffolk

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in Suffolk

HP UFT
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +5 1 £35,500 -
HP UFT
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle