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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
UK
Rank 585 588 520
Rank change year-on-year +3 -68  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 285 378 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.37% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.71% 2.02% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 215 260 414
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 £34,850 £32,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £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 16625 18686 17537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.65% 18.07% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13979 15967 14707
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 27 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 27 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 +22 273 £47,500 +18.75% 38
London +126 152 £57,500 +9.52% 18
South East +55 67 £37,500 - 8
Hampshire +13 24 £35,000 - 3
East of England -36 22 £37,500 -21.05% 2
City of London +50 16 £60,000 +4.34% 10
Kent +35 16 £47,000 +6.81%
Watford +3 15 £35,000 -27.08%
Hertfordshire -10 15 £35,000 -17.64%
West Sussex - 15 £37,500 -
Worthing - 10 £37,500 -
Surrey +31 9 £50,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands +26 9 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Birmingham +12 8 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Yorkshire +6 8 £34,000 +4.61% 1
North West -28 7 £37,500 +1.35% 2
Fareham - 7 £35,000 - 1
Chatham - 7 £42,000 -
Scotland +20 6 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Winchester 0 5 £35,000 - 1
Manchester -26 5 £33,875 -9.66%
Portsmouth - 5 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire +15 4 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Oxfordshire +8 4 - - 1
Leeds +7 4 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Edinburgh +5 4 £34,890 -0.31%
North Yorkshire +2 4 - -
East Midlands -11 4 £35,500 -21.11% 1
South West - 4 £45,000 - 1
Dover - 4 £50,000 -

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 437 (72.59%) Selenium
2 283 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (41.53%) Test Automation
4 230 (38.21%) SDLC
5 212 (35.22%) Test Scripting
6 208 (34.55%) QA
7 204 (33.89%) JIRA
8 186 (30.90%) Java
9 176 (29.24%) HP
10 162 (26.91%) Finance
11 161 (26.74%) Test Strategy
12 158 (26.25%) ISTQB
13 149 (24.75%) Automation Testing
14 145 (24.09%) Unix
15 138 (22.92%) SQL
16 130 (21.59%) Python
17 128 (21.26%) Cucumber
18 127 (21.10%) Software Testing
19 124 (20.60%) Team Foundation Server
20 123 (20.43%) DevOps
21 118 (19.60%) Automated Testing
21 118 (19.60%) ISEB
22 116 (19.27%) Functional Testing
22 116 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
23 111 (18.44%) Continuous Delivery
24 108 (17.94%) C#
25 106 (17.61%) Linux
26 105 (17.44%) HP Quality Center
27 103 (17.11%) Windows
27 103 (17.11%) Subversion

HP UFT
Top Related 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 13 (2.16%) Confluence
2 7 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (1.16%) Tomcat
3 5 (0.83%) CMS
4 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.33%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.17%) FileNet
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 39 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) MS Project
4 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.33%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (11.30%) Amazon AWS
1 68 (11.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (10.63%) CloudBees
2 64 (10.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (1.99%) GitHub
4 9 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.50%) Slack
5 4 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.66%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (0.66%) Loggly
5 4 (0.66%) OpenShift
5 4 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.16%) ATM
2 4 (0.66%) Internet
3 1 (0.17%) DNS
3 1 (0.17%) HTTP
3 1 (0.17%) LDAP
3 1 (0.17%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.99%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (1.99%) MS Access
4 12 (1.99%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (1.33%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.16%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.83%) MySQL
7 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.66%) Informix
8 4 (0.66%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.33%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.33%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.17%) DB2
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 437 (72.59%) Selenium
2 204 (33.89%) JIRA
3 128 (21.26%) Cucumber
4 124 (20.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 103 (17.11%) Subversion
6 94 (15.61%) LoadRunner
7 93 (15.45%) Jenkins
8 91 (15.12%) Git (software)
9 79 (13.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 73 (12.13%) Vagrant
11 68 (11.30%) Visual Studio
12 65 (10.80%) WebDriver
13 64 (10.63%) ClearCase
13 64 (10.63%) GoCD
13 64 (10.63%) Octopus Deploy
14 56 (9.30%) SpecFlow
15 52 (8.64%) SoapUI
16 50 (8.31%) TeamCity
17 34 (5.65%) GitLab
18 29 (4.82%) FitNesse
General
1 162 (26.91%) Finance
2 45 (7.48%) Banking
3 41 (6.81%) Legal
4 27 (4.49%) Law
5 21 (3.49%) Retail
6 17 (2.82%) Front Office
6 17 (2.82%) Investment Banking
7 13 (2.16%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.99%) Back Office
8 12 (1.99%) Polish Language
9 11 (1.83%) Games
9 11 (1.83%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.33%) Publishing
11 5 (0.83%) Automotive
12 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.50%) Marketing
13 2 (0.33%) Advertising
13 2 (0.33%) Electronics
14 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 174 (28.90%) Analyst
2 153 (25.42%) Test Analyst
3 106 (17.61%) Tester
4 99 (16.45%) Consultant
5 74 (12.29%) Automation Test Analyst
6 71 (11.79%) Test Leader
7 69 (11.46%) Test Engineer
8 60 (9.97%) Automation Tester
9 46 (7.64%) DevOps Consultant
9 46 (7.64%) Test Automation Engineer
10 44 (7.31%) QA Analyst
11 43 (7.14%) QA Tester
11 43 (7.14%) Test Manager
12 40 (6.64%) Senior Analyst
13 35 (5.81%) Software Tester
14 29 (4.82%) Senior Test Analyst
15 27 (4.49%) Automation Consultant
16 25 (4.15%) QA Test Analyst
16 25 (4.15%) Team Leader
17 24 (3.99%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (12.29%) Web Services
2 68 (11.30%) .NET
3 38 (6.31%) Elastic Stack
4 36 (5.98%) XML
5 31 (5.15%) Gherkin
6 30 (4.98%) HTML
7 24 (3.99%) CSS
8 23 (3.82%) SOAP
9 20 (3.32%) ASP.NET
10 18 (2.99%) J2EE
11 17 (2.82%) Node.js
12 15 (2.49%) REST
13 13 (2.16%) DOM
14 12 (1.99%) AngularJS
14 12 (1.99%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 10 (1.66%) JMS
15 10 (1.66%) RESTful
16 8 (1.33%) WPF
17 7 (1.16%) Hibernate
17 7 (1.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.15%) Computer Science
2 25 (4.15%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.82%) Equities
3 23 (3.82%) Fixed Income
4 18 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.83%) Derivative
6 11 (1.83%) Robotics
7 10 (1.66%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.50%) Online Gambling
8 9 (1.50%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.00%) iPad
10 5 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.83%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.66%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.50%) PMI
12 3 (0.50%) Smartphone
13 2 (0.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 145 (24.09%) Unix
2 106 (17.61%) Linux
3 103 (17.11%) Windows
4 64 (10.63%) CoreOS
5 22 (3.65%) Android
6 20 (3.32%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.00%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.66%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.66%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.17%) AIX
9 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (41.53%) Test Automation
3 230 (38.21%) SDLC
4 212 (35.22%) Test Scripting
5 161 (26.74%) Test Strategy
6 149 (24.75%) Automation Testing
7 127 (21.10%) Software Testing
8 123 (20.43%) DevOps
9 118 (19.60%) Automated Testing
10 116 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
10 116 (19.27%) Functional Testing
11 111 (18.44%) Continuous Delivery
12 99 (16.45%) Scrum
13 94 (15.61%) BDD
14 90 (14.95%) Regression Testing
15 89 (14.78%) User Acceptance Testing
16 87 (14.45%) Test Management
17 86 (14.29%) Manual Testing
18 82 (13.62%) Performance Testing
19 81 (13.46%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 186 (30.90%) Java
2 138 (22.92%) SQL
3 130 (21.59%) Python
4 108 (17.94%) C#
5 75 (12.46%) Bash Shell
6 58 (9.63%) PowerShell
7 52 (8.64%) VBScript
8 33 (5.48%) JavaScript
9 31 (5.15%) VB
10 28 (4.65%) Groovy
11 24 (3.99%) C++
12 20 (3.32%) Perl
12 20 (3.32%) Shell Script
13 19 (3.16%) Ruby
14 13 (2.16%) C
15 12 (1.99%) Scala
15 12 (1.99%) VBA
16 11 (1.83%) VC++
17 10 (1.66%) PHP
17 10 (1.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 158 (26.25%) ISTQB
2 118 (19.60%) ISEB
3 80 (13.29%) Degree
4 35 (5.81%) Security Cleared
5 27 (4.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 26 (4.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 10 (1.66%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.50%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.33%) PMP
10 6 (1.00%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.33%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.17%) MCP
12 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.17%) OCP
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.17%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (34.55%) QA
2 5 (0.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 79 (13.12%) Docker
2 4 (0.66%) LXC
3 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 105 (17.44%) HP Quality Center
2 77 (12.79%) Ansible
2 77 (12.79%) Opscode Chef
2 77 (12.79%) Puppet
3 73 (12.13%) Graphite
3 73 (12.13%) Nagios
4 35 (5.81%) Kubernetes
5 15 (2.49%) CA Service Virtualization
6 8 (1.33%) CA Spectrum
6 8 (1.33%) Netcool
6 8 (1.33%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.17%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 176 (29.24%) HP
2 83 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 74 (12.29%) AppDynamics
4 64 (10.63%) Google
5 49 (8.14%) Dynatrace
6 48 (7.97%) New Relic
6 48 (7.97%) Oracle
7 41 (6.81%) SAP
8 27 (4.49%) CA
9 25 (4.15%) IBM
10 24 (3.99%) Cognizant
11 15 (2.49%) SaltStack
12 12 (1.99%) Telerik
13 11 (1.83%) Blue Prism
14 8 (1.33%) BMC
14 8 (1.33%) Remedy
14 8 (1.33%) ServiceNow
15 7 (1.16%) Atlassian
16 6 (1.00%) ATG
17 5 (0.83%) TOWER Software
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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London
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + 34 days holiday, pension
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Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
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London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Chester, Cheshire
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City, London
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City, London
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London
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City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Winchester
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k + top benefits
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City, London
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London
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