The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 589 530
Rank change year-on-year +30 -59  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 301 381 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.78% 2.01% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 228 262 411
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16911 18913 17520
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.78% 18.08% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14204 16193 14714
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

HP UFT
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in the UK

HP UFT
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for HP UFT in the UK

HP UFT
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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
England +27 288 £50,000 +25.00% 31
London +122 165 £57,500 +9.52% 13
South East +41 66 £37,500 - 8
Hampshire +9 25 £35,000 - 3
East of England -26 23 £37,500 -21.05% 1
City of London +37 20 £57,500 - 5
Watford -1 16 £42,500 -11.45%
Hertfordshire -11 16 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 15 £37,500 -
Kent +26 14 £47,000 +4.44%
West Midlands +25 10 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Worthing - 10 £37,500 -
Surrey +37 9 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Yorkshire +16 9 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Birmingham +14 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North West -28 8 £38,750 +6.16% 3
Fareham - 7 £35,000 - 1
Scotland +11 6 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Chatham - 6 £44,500 -
Portsmouth - 6 £35,000 -
Winchester +2 5 £35,000 - 1
Manchester -26 5 £33,875 -8.44%
Leeds +8 4 £34,000 +4.61%
North Yorkshire +5 4 - - 1
Edinburgh +2 4 £34,890 -0.31%
West Yorkshire -4 4 £34,000 +4.61%
Southampton - 4 £36,250 -
Skipton - 4 - -
South West - 4 £45,000 -
Reigate +24 3 £47,500 -13.63%

For the 6 months to 30 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 with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 449 (72.54%) Selenium
2 288 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
3 257 (41.52%) Test Automation
4 235 (37.96%) SDLC
5 217 (35.06%) Test Scripting
6 211 (34.09%) JIRA
7 209 (33.76%) QA
8 192 (31.02%) Java
9 179 (28.92%) HP
10 172 (27.79%) Finance
11 167 (26.98%) ISTQB
11 167 (26.98%) Test Strategy
12 159 (25.69%) Automation Testing
13 148 (23.91%) Unix
14 139 (22.46%) SQL
15 131 (21.16%) Cucumber
16 130 (21.00%) Python
17 128 (20.68%) Software Testing
17 128 (20.68%) DevOps
18 126 (20.36%) ISEB
19 124 (20.03%) Team Foundation Server
20 123 (19.87%) Automated Testing
21 119 (19.22%) Functional Testing
22 116 (18.74%) Continuous Integration
23 114 (18.42%) Continuous Delivery
24 110 (17.77%) C#
25 109 (17.61%) Linux
26 106 (17.12%) HP Quality Center
27 104 (16.80%) Windows
27 104 (16.80%) Subversion

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (2.42%) Confluence
2 7 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (1.13%) Tomcat
3 5 (0.81%) CMS
4 3 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.32%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.16%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.16%) FileNet
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 38 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.78%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.48%) MS Office
4 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.32%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.32%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.32%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.32%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 69 (11.15%) Amazon AWS
1 69 (11.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (10.50%) CloudBees
2 65 (10.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (1.94%) GitHub
4 9 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.45%) Slack
5 4 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.65%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (0.65%) Loggly
5 4 (0.65%) OpenShift
5 4 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.13%) ATM
2 4 (0.65%) Internet
3 3 (0.48%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.16%) DNS
4 1 (0.16%) HTTP
4 1 (0.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.52%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.91%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (1.94%) MS Access
4 12 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (1.29%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.13%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.81%) MySQL
7 5 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.65%) Informix
8 4 (0.65%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.32%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.32%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.16%) DB2
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 449 (72.54%) Selenium
2 211 (34.09%) JIRA
3 131 (21.16%) Cucumber
4 124 (20.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 104 (16.80%) Subversion
6 97 (15.67%) LoadRunner
7 94 (15.19%) Jenkins
8 92 (14.86%) Git (software)
9 80 (12.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 74 (11.95%) Vagrant
11 69 (11.15%) Visual Studio
12 66 (10.66%) WebDriver
13 65 (10.50%) ClearCase
13 65 (10.50%) GoCD
13 65 (10.50%) Octopus Deploy
14 56 (9.05%) SpecFlow
15 53 (8.56%) SoapUI
16 51 (8.24%) TeamCity
17 35 (5.65%) GitLab
18 30 (4.85%) JMeter
General
1 172 (27.79%) Finance
2 50 (8.08%) Banking
3 42 (6.79%) Legal
4 28 (4.52%) Law
5 21 (3.39%) Retail
6 19 (3.07%) Investment Banking
7 17 (2.75%) Front Office
8 14 (2.26%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.94%) Back Office
9 12 (1.94%) Polish Language
10 11 (1.78%) Games
10 11 (1.78%) Telecoms
11 8 (1.29%) Publishing
12 5 (0.81%) Automotive
13 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.48%) Marketing
14 2 (0.32%) Advertising
14 2 (0.32%) Electronics
15 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (28.43%) Analyst
2 154 (24.88%) Test Analyst
3 106 (17.12%) Tester
4 103 (16.64%) Consultant
5 77 (12.44%) Automation Test Analyst
6 74 (11.95%) Test Leader
7 70 (11.31%) Test Engineer
8 61 (9.85%) Automation Tester
9 48 (7.75%) Test Manager
10 47 (7.59%) DevOps Consultant
10 47 (7.59%) Test Automation Engineer
11 44 (7.11%) QA Analyst
12 42 (6.79%) QA Tester
13 40 (6.46%) Senior Analyst
14 34 (5.49%) Software Tester
15 29 (4.68%) Senior Test Analyst
16 28 (4.52%) Automation Consultant
17 25 (4.04%) Automation Test Lead
17 25 (4.04%) Team Leader
18 24 (3.88%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (12.44%) Web Services
2 67 (10.82%) .NET
3 39 (6.30%) Elastic Stack
4 38 (6.14%) XML
5 32 (5.17%) HTML
6 29 (4.68%) Gherkin
7 24 (3.88%) CSS
7 24 (3.88%) SOAP
8 20 (3.23%) ASP.NET
9 18 (2.91%) J2EE
10 17 (2.75%) Node.js
11 15 (2.42%) REST
12 13 (2.10%) AngularJS
12 13 (2.10%) DOM
13 12 (1.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 11 (1.78%) JMS
15 10 (1.62%) RESTful
16 8 (1.29%) WPF
17 7 (1.13%) Hibernate
17 7 (1.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.20%) Fixed Income
2 26 (4.20%) Management Information System
3 25 (4.04%) Computer Science
3 25 (4.04%) Equities
4 19 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (2.75%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.26%) Derivative
7 11 (1.78%) Robotics
8 10 (1.62%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.45%) Online Gambling
9 9 (1.45%) Virtual Team
10 6 (0.97%) iPad
11 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.81%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.65%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.48%) Fintech
13 3 (0.48%) PMI
13 3 (0.48%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 148 (23.91%) Unix
2 109 (17.61%) Linux
3 104 (16.80%) Windows
4 65 (10.50%) CoreOS
5 22 (3.55%) Android
6 20 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.97%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.65%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.16%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (41.52%) Test Automation
3 235 (37.96%) SDLC
4 217 (35.06%) Test Scripting
5 167 (26.98%) Test Strategy
6 159 (25.69%) Automation Testing
7 128 (20.68%) DevOps
7 128 (20.68%) Software Testing
8 123 (19.87%) Automated Testing
9 119 (19.22%) Functional Testing
10 116 (18.74%) Continuous Integration
11 114 (18.42%) Continuous Delivery
12 100 (16.16%) Scrum
13 99 (15.99%) BDD
14 97 (15.67%) User Acceptance Testing
15 93 (15.02%) Regression Testing
16 91 (14.70%) Test Management
17 86 (13.89%) Manual Testing
18 84 (13.57%) Non-Functional Testing
19 83 (13.41%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 192 (31.02%) Java
2 139 (22.46%) SQL
3 130 (21.00%) Python
4 110 (17.77%) C#
5 75 (12.12%) Bash Shell
6 58 (9.37%) PowerShell
7 53 (8.56%) VBScript
8 34 (5.49%) JavaScript
9 32 (5.17%) VB
10 28 (4.52%) Groovy
11 25 (4.04%) C++
12 20 (3.23%) Perl
12 20 (3.23%) Shell Script
13 19 (3.07%) Ruby
14 14 (2.26%) C
15 13 (2.10%) Scala
16 12 (1.94%) VBA
17 11 (1.78%) VC++
18 10 (1.62%) PHP
18 10 (1.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 167 (26.98%) ISTQB
2 126 (20.36%) ISEB
3 84 (13.57%) Degree
4 37 (5.98%) Security Cleared
5 32 (5.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 28 (4.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 11 (1.78%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.45%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.29%) PMP
10 6 (0.97%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.32%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.16%) MCP
12 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.16%) OCP
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.16%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (33.76%) QA
2 5 (0.81%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) COBIT
3 1 (0.16%) SDET
System Software
1 80 (12.92%) Docker
2 4 (0.65%) LXC
3 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 106 (17.12%) HP Quality Center
2 78 (12.60%) Ansible
2 78 (12.60%) Opscode Chef
2 78 (12.60%) Puppet
3 74 (11.95%) Graphite
3 74 (11.95%) Nagios
4 36 (5.82%) Kubernetes
5 16 (2.58%) CA Service Virtualization
6 8 (1.29%) CA Spectrum
6 8 (1.29%) Netcool
6 8 (1.29%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.16%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 179 (28.92%) HP
2 82 (13.25%) Microsoft
3 75 (12.12%) AppDynamics
4 65 (10.50%) Google
5 50 (8.08%) Dynatrace
6 49 (7.92%) New Relic
6 49 (7.92%) Oracle
7 43 (6.95%) SAP
8 28 (4.52%) CA
9 26 (4.20%) IBM
10 24 (3.88%) Cognizant
11 16 (2.58%) SaltStack
12 12 (1.94%) Telerik
13 11 (1.78%) Blue Prism
14 8 (1.29%) BMC
14 8 (1.29%) Remedy
14 8 (1.29%) ServiceNow
15 7 (1.13%) Atlassian
16 6 (0.97%) ATG
17 5 (0.81%) TOWER Software
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £40 - £50 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £73000 per annum + bonus + benefits + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southam, Warwickshire
Directways Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 15% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k + top benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,570 to £68,350 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £36,725 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago