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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 632 586
Rank change year-on-year +73 -46  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 327 330 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.76% 1.84% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 221 242 372
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £52,500
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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18627 17887 18702
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.97% 18.14% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15360 15504 15675
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend

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 22 June 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 22 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
England +33 306 £52,500 +16.66% 30
London +103 180 £60,000 +20.00% 15
South East +13 62 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Scotland +27 23 £40,390 -4.40% 3
Hampshire +7 19 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Edinburgh +6 18 £40,390 -8.20% 3
South West +21 16 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Midlands +21 16 £46,250 +23.33%
Berkshire +31 15 £40,000 -36.00%
Birmingham +22 14 £40,000 -5.88%
Reading +31 13 £40,000 -36.00%
City of London +24 12 £57,500 +53.33% 5
West Sussex - 12 £37,500 - 3
Yorkshire -15 11 £45,000 +5.88%
East of England -41 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Winchester 0 10 £36,875 +5.35% 2
Buckinghamshire -4 10 £70,000 +27.27% 1
North West -34 9 £38,750 -26.19% 3
Worthing - 9 £37,500 - 1
Bristol -8 8 - -
Somerset - 8 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire -29 7 £65,000 +52.94%
Bath - 7 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £70,000 -
Glasgow +15 5 - -
Wimbledon +10 5 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire -19 5 £50,000 -
Watford -23 5 £50,000 -
Manchester -26 5 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Surrey +30 4 £80,000 +82.85% 2

For the 6 months to 22 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 with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 492 (81.05%) Test Automation
2 424 (69.85%) Selenium
3 271 (44.65%) Agile Software Development
4 257 (42.34%) Test Scripting
5 206 (33.94%) SDLC
6 204 (33.61%) Finance
7 187 (30.81%) QA
8 183 (30.15%) ISTQB
9 181 (29.82%) HP
10 171 (28.17%) Java
10 171 (28.17%) Test Strategy
11 160 (26.36%) SQL
12 157 (25.86%) JIRA
13 140 (23.06%) ISEB
14 127 (20.92%) Software Testing
15 123 (20.26%) DevOps
16 121 (19.93%) Functional Testing
17 115 (18.95%) Unix
17 115 (18.95%) Test Management
18 114 (18.78%) LoadRunner
19 110 (18.12%) Linux
20 107 (17.63%) Degree
21 106 (17.46%) User Acceptance Testing
22 104 (17.13%) HP Quality Center
23 102 (16.80%) Microsoft
24 100 (16.47%) Cucumber
25 99 (16.31%) Windows
26 98 (16.14%) C#
27 95 (15.65%) Banking
27 95 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server

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 17 (2.80%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.31%) Confluence
3 11 (1.81%) CMS
4 9 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.49%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.16%) CICS
8 1 (0.16%) FileNet
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 40 (6.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (4.28%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.15%) Campfire
6 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.99%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (0.33%) SAP CAR
2 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.33%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.16%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 65 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (8.07%) CloudBees
3 49 (8.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (2.14%) GitHub
4 13 (2.14%) Slack
5 12 (1.98%) Adobe Analytics
6 7 (1.15%) Asana
7 4 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.66%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (0.66%) Loggly
7 4 (0.66%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.33%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.15%) PuTTY
2 2 (0.33%) ATM
2 2 (0.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.16%) DNS
3 1 (0.16%) HTTP
3 1 (0.16%) Internet
3 1 (0.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.10%) Relational Database
2 22 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (3.62%) SQL Server
3 20 (3.29%) Oracle ODI
4 12 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (1.48%) MS Access
6 7 (1.15%) MySQL
7 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.66%) DB2
8 4 (0.66%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.66%) Informix
8 4 (0.66%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.33%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.33%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.16%) QlikView
11 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 424 (69.85%) Selenium
2 157 (25.86%) JIRA
3 114 (18.78%) LoadRunner
4 100 (16.47%) Cucumber
5 95 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 82 (13.51%) Subversion
7 78 (12.85%) WebDriver
8 76 (12.52%) Jenkins
9 75 (12.36%) Visual Studio
10 70 (11.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 65 (10.71%) TeamCity
12 64 (10.54%) Git (software)
13 55 (9.06%) Vagrant
14 50 (8.24%) SpecFlow
15 49 (8.07%) ClearCase
15 49 (8.07%) GoCD
15 49 (8.07%) Octopus Deploy
15 49 (8.07%) SoapUI
16 47 (7.74%) JMeter
17 46 (7.58%) GitLab
General
1 204 (33.61%) Finance
2 95 (15.65%) Banking
3 40 (6.59%) Investment Banking
4 35 (5.77%) Retail
5 33 (5.44%) Financial Institution
6 26 (4.28%) Legal
7 23 (3.79%) Front Office
7 23 (3.79%) Law
8 20 (3.29%) Polish Language
9 16 (2.64%) Telecoms
10 15 (2.47%) Back Office
10 15 (2.47%) Games
10 15 (2.47%) Marketing
11 11 (1.81%) Retail Banking
12 10 (1.65%) Automotive
13 8 (1.32%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.66%) Publishing
15 2 (0.33%) Electronics
15 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 145 (23.89%) Analyst
2 121 (19.93%) Test Analyst
3 103 (16.97%) Tester
4 90 (14.83%) Consultant
5 77 (12.69%) Test Engineer
6 64 (10.54%) Automation Tester
7 61 (10.05%) Test Leader
8 57 (9.39%) Automation Test Analyst
9 52 (8.57%) Test Automation Engineer
10 51 (8.40%) Test Manager
11 46 (7.58%) DevOps Consultant
12 32 (5.27%) QA Tester
12 32 (5.27%) Senior Analyst
13 30 (4.94%) Developer
14 29 (4.78%) QA Analyst
15 28 (4.61%) QA Engineer
16 26 (4.28%) QA Automation Tester
17 25 (4.12%) Automation Test Lead
17 25 (4.12%) Test Automation Consultant
18 24 (3.95%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (9.39%) .NET
2 54 (8.90%) HTML
3 52 (8.57%) Web Services
4 46 (7.58%) XML
5 42 (6.92%) SOAP
6 40 (6.59%) CSS
7 38 (6.26%) Elastic Stack
8 26 (4.28%) Gherkin
9 22 (3.62%) AngularJS
10 21 (3.46%) ASP.NET
10 21 (3.46%) REST
11 20 (3.29%) DOM
11 20 (3.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 14 (2.31%) HTML5
13 13 (2.14%) Apache Cordova
13 13 (2.14%) CSS3
13 13 (2.14%) Ionic Framework
13 13 (2.14%) PhoneGap
14 12 (1.98%) JMS
15 9 (1.48%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (7.58%) Equities
3 45 (7.41%) Fixed Income
4 36 (5.93%) Computer Science
5 35 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 32 (5.27%) Management Information System
7 22 (3.62%) Derivative
8 15 (2.47%) iPad
9 14 (2.31%) User Experience
10 13 (2.14%) iPhone
10 13 (2.14%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.14%) Virtual Team
11 12 (1.98%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.98%) Fintech
12 11 (1.81%) N-Tier
12 11 (1.81%) Online Gambling
13 8 (1.32%) Robotics
14 7 (1.15%) Data Centre
14 7 (1.15%) Driving Licence
14 7 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 115 (18.95%) Unix
2 110 (18.12%) Linux
3 99 (16.31%) Windows
4 49 (8.07%) CoreOS
5 27 (4.45%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.64%) Android
7 4 (0.66%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.66%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.16%) AIX
10 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 492 (81.05%) Test Automation
2 271 (44.65%) Agile Software Development
3 257 (42.34%) Test Scripting
4 206 (33.94%) SDLC
5 171 (28.17%) Test Strategy
6 127 (20.92%) Software Testing
7 123 (20.26%) DevOps
8 121 (19.93%) Functional Testing
9 115 (18.95%) Test Management
10 106 (17.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 94 (15.49%) Non-Functional Testing
12 92 (15.16%) Continuous Delivery
13 90 (14.83%) Performance Testing
14 84 (13.84%) BDD
15 80 (13.18%) Manual Testing
15 80 (13.18%) Scenario Testing
16 77 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
17 76 (12.52%) TDD
18 74 (12.19%) Integration Testing
19 71 (11.70%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 171 (28.17%) Java
2 160 (26.36%) SQL
3 98 (16.14%) C#
4 78 (12.85%) Python
5 66 (10.87%) VBScript
6 44 (7.25%) Bash Shell
7 39 (6.43%) VB
8 36 (5.93%) JavaScript
9 30 (4.94%) PowerShell
10 28 (4.61%) C
11 20 (3.29%) C++
12 18 (2.97%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.80%) PL/SQL
13 17 (2.80%) Scala
14 14 (2.31%) Perl
15 12 (1.98%) Groovy
15 12 (1.98%) VB.NET
16 9 (1.48%) VBA
17 8 (1.32%) VC++
18 6 (0.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 183 (30.15%) ISTQB
2 140 (23.06%) ISEB
3 107 (17.63%) Degree
4 59 (9.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 44 (7.25%) Security Cleared
6 17 (2.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 15 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
7 15 (2.47%) DV Cleared
8 12 (1.98%) SAP Certification
9 11 (1.81%) SC Cleared
10 10 (1.65%) PMP
11 9 (1.48%) PMI Certification
12 7 (1.15%) MCP
12 7 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.82%) OCP
13 5 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.66%) Master's Degree
15 3 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
15 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 1 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (30.81%) QA
2 4 (0.66%) COBIT
3 3 (0.49%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (13.18%) Docker
2 4 (0.66%) LXC
3 3 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.16%) ACF2
4 1 (0.16%) RACF
4 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 104 (17.13%) HP Quality Center
2 66 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
2 66 (10.87%) Puppet
3 59 (9.72%) Ansible
4 55 (9.06%) Graphite
4 55 (9.06%) Nagios
5 34 (5.60%) Kubernetes
6 27 (4.45%) CA Service Virtualization
7 3 (0.49%) Salt
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.16%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 181 (29.82%) HP
2 102 (16.80%) Microsoft
3 63 (10.38%) AppDynamics
4 60 (9.88%) SAP
5 52 (8.57%) Oracle
6 49 (8.07%) Google
7 48 (7.91%) Dynatrace
8 45 (7.41%) New Relic
9 29 (4.78%) CA
9 29 (4.78%) XebiaLabs
10 28 (4.61%) IBM
11 25 (4.12%) SaltStack
12 24 (3.95%) Cognizant
13 12 (1.98%) Adobe
14 11 (1.81%) Splunk
15 9 (1.48%) Telerik
16 8 (1.32%) Blue Prism
17 6 (0.99%) Murex
17 6 (0.99%) Serena
18 3 (0.49%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Myles Roberts
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + + excellent bens and poss 25% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + excellent bens and poss 25% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 12% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + plus benefits plus bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,570 to £68,350 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £36,725 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary Package plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 23 days ago