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 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 581 620 584
Rank change year-on-year +39 -36  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 325 322 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.74% 1.81% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 221 237 363
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 £36,200 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,750 £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 18661 17814 18380
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.93% 18.09% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15369 15448 15425
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 £72,500
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 27 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 27 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 +41 306 £52,500 +16.66% 32
London +106 176 £60,000 +20.00% 15
South East +19 68 £39,375 -7.35% 9
Scotland +18 22 £45,000 +6.50% 3
Hampshire -9 19 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Edinburgh +9 18 £45,000 +2.27% 3
Berkshire +31 17 £40,000 -36.00%
South West +9 17 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Reading +31 15 £40,000 -36.00%
West Midlands +9 14 £52,500 +50.00%
West Sussex - 14 £37,500 - 3
City of London +32 12 £57,500 +53.33% 5
Birmingham +19 12 £46,250 +8.82%
Winchester -5 11 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Yorkshire -18 11 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 10 £70,000 +27.27% 1
North West -32 10 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Worthing - 10 £37,500 - 1
Bristol -20 9 - -
East of England -50 9 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Somerset - 8 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes 0 7 £70,000 -
South Yorkshire -21 7 £65,000 +52.94%
Bath - 7 £42,500 -
Surrey +25 6 £61,250 +40.00% 2
Wimbledon +11 6 £47,500 -
Manchester -29 6 £38,750 -26.19%
Glasgow +5 4 - -
Watford -19 4 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -25 4 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 495 (81.15%) Test Automation
2 422 (69.18%) Selenium
3 277 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
4 259 (42.46%) Test Scripting
5 207 (33.93%) Finance
6 203 (33.28%) SDLC
7 187 (30.66%) ISTQB
7 187 (30.66%) QA
8 183 (30.00%) HP
9 173 (28.36%) Java
9 173 (28.36%) Test Strategy
10 163 (26.72%) SQL
11 154 (25.25%) JIRA
12 144 (23.61%) ISEB
13 133 (21.80%) Software Testing
14 125 (20.49%) Functional Testing
15 121 (19.84%) DevOps
16 117 (19.18%) Test Management
17 114 (18.69%) Degree
18 113 (18.52%) LoadRunner
18 113 (18.52%) Unix
19 112 (18.36%) User Acceptance Testing
20 111 (18.20%) Linux
21 106 (17.38%) HP Quality Center
22 104 (17.05%) Windows
23 103 (16.89%) Microsoft
24 100 (16.39%) Cucumber
25 98 (16.07%) C#
26 95 (15.57%) Banking
27 93 (15.25%) Non-Functional Testing

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 18 (2.95%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.30%) Confluence
3 12 (1.97%) CMS
4 10 (1.64%) 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 42 (6.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (4.59%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.15%) Campfire
6 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.98%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (0.33%) SAP CAR
2 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.33%) SAP ERP
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 S/4HANA
3 1 (0.16%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 65 (10.66%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (8.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (7.87%) CloudBees
3 48 (7.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (2.13%) Adobe Analytics
4 13 (2.13%) GitHub
5 12 (1.97%) Slack
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
9 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.15%) PuTTY
2 2 (0.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.16%) ATM
3 1 (0.16%) DNS
3 1 (0.16%) HTTP
3 1 (0.16%) Internet
3 1 (0.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.23%) Relational Database
2 23 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 22 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (3.28%) Oracle ODI
5 13 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 9 (1.48%) MS Access
7 8 (1.31%) MySQL
8 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.66%) DB2
9 4 (0.66%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.66%) Informix
9 4 (0.66%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.33%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.33%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.16%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 422 (69.18%) Selenium
2 154 (25.25%) JIRA
3 113 (18.52%) LoadRunner
4 100 (16.39%) Cucumber
5 91 (14.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 80 (13.11%) Subversion
7 79 (12.95%) WebDriver
8 74 (12.13%) Jenkins
9 73 (11.97%) Visual Studio
10 68 (11.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 65 (10.66%) TeamCity
12 62 (10.16%) Git (software)
13 54 (8.85%) SpecFlow
14 53 (8.69%) Vagrant
15 50 (8.20%) SoapUI
16 48 (7.87%) ClearCase
16 48 (7.87%) GoCD
16 48 (7.87%) Octopus Deploy
17 47 (7.70%) JMeter
18 46 (7.54%) GitLab
General
1 207 (33.93%) Finance
2 95 (15.57%) Banking
3 40 (6.56%) Investment Banking
4 35 (5.74%) Retail
5 33 (5.41%) Financial Institution
6 24 (3.93%) Legal
7 22 (3.61%) Front Office
8 21 (3.44%) Law
9 20 (3.28%) Polish Language
10 16 (2.62%) Marketing
10 16 (2.62%) Telecoms
11 15 (2.46%) Games
12 14 (2.30%) Back Office
13 11 (1.80%) Retail Banking
14 10 (1.64%) Automotive
15 8 (1.31%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.82%) Publishing
17 2 (0.33%) Electronics
17 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
18 1 (0.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 150 (24.59%) Analyst
2 127 (20.82%) Test Analyst
3 105 (17.21%) Tester
4 87 (14.26%) Consultant
5 76 (12.46%) Test Engineer
6 65 (10.66%) Automation Tester
7 59 (9.67%) Test Leader
8 56 (9.18%) Automation Test Analyst
9 53 (8.69%) Test Automation Engineer
10 51 (8.36%) Test Manager
11 44 (7.21%) DevOps Consultant
12 32 (5.25%) Developer
12 32 (5.25%) QA Tester
13 31 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
14 28 (4.59%) QA Engineer
15 27 (4.43%) QA Analyst
16 26 (4.26%) QA Automation Tester
17 25 (4.10%) Automation Test Lead
18 24 (3.93%) Test Automation Consultant
18 24 (3.93%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (9.34%) .NET
2 56 (9.18%) HTML
3 52 (8.52%) Web Services
4 47 (7.70%) XML
5 44 (7.21%) SOAP
6 41 (6.72%) CSS
7 37 (6.07%) Elastic Stack
8 31 (5.08%) Gherkin
9 23 (3.77%) AngularJS
10 21 (3.44%) REST
11 20 (3.28%) ASP.NET
11 20 (3.28%) DOM
11 20 (3.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 15 (2.46%) HTML5
13 14 (2.30%) Apache Cordova
13 14 (2.30%) CSS3
13 14 (2.30%) Ionic Framework
13 14 (2.30%) PhoneGap
14 11 (1.80%) JMS
15 10 (1.64%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 53 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (7.38%) Equities
3 44 (7.21%) Fixed Income
4 40 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 34 (5.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 32 (5.25%) Management Information System
7 21 (3.44%) Derivative
8 16 (2.62%) iPad
9 15 (2.46%) User Experience
10 14 (2.30%) iPhone
11 13 (2.13%) Client/Server
11 13 (2.13%) Mobile App
11 13 (2.13%) Virtual Team
12 12 (1.97%) Fintech
12 12 (1.97%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.80%) Online Gambling
14 8 (1.31%) Robotics
15 7 (1.15%) Data Centre
15 7 (1.15%) Driving Licence
15 7 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 113 (18.52%) Unix
2 111 (18.20%) Linux
3 104 (17.05%) Windows
4 48 (7.87%) CoreOS
5 28 (4.59%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.62%) Android
7 4 (0.66%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.66%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.49%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.16%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (81.15%) Test Automation
2 277 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
3 259 (42.46%) Test Scripting
4 203 (33.28%) SDLC
5 173 (28.36%) Test Strategy
6 133 (21.80%) Software Testing
7 125 (20.49%) Functional Testing
8 121 (19.84%) DevOps
9 117 (19.18%) Test Management
10 112 (18.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 93 (15.25%) Non-Functional Testing
12 91 (14.92%) Continuous Delivery
13 90 (14.75%) BDD
14 89 (14.59%) Performance Testing
15 81 (13.28%) Scenario Testing
16 80 (13.11%) Manual Testing
17 78 (12.79%) TDD
18 74 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
19 73 (11.97%) Integration Testing
20 71 (11.64%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (28.36%) Java
2 163 (26.72%) SQL
3 98 (16.07%) C#
4 76 (12.46%) Python
5 66 (10.82%) VBScript
6 42 (6.89%) Bash Shell
7 40 (6.56%) VB
8 37 (6.07%) JavaScript
9 28 (4.59%) C
9 28 (4.59%) PowerShell
10 21 (3.44%) C++
11 18 (2.95%) PL/SQL
11 18 (2.95%) Shell Script
12 17 (2.79%) Scala
13 14 (2.30%) Perl
14 13 (2.13%) VB.NET
15 12 (1.97%) Groovy
16 9 (1.48%) VBA
17 8 (1.31%) VC++
18 5 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 187 (30.66%) ISTQB
2 144 (23.61%) ISEB
3 114 (18.69%) Degree
4 60 (9.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 42 (6.89%) Security Cleared
6 17 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (2.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 16 (2.62%) DV Cleared
8 12 (1.97%) SAP Certification
9 10 (1.64%) PMP
9 10 (1.64%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.48%) PMI Certification
11 7 (1.15%) MCP
11 7 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.82%) OCP
12 5 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.66%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
14 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 1 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (30.66%) 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 79 (12.95%) 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
1 106 (17.38%) HP Quality Center
2 64 (10.49%) Opscode Chef
2 64 (10.49%) Puppet
3 57 (9.34%) Ansible
4 53 (8.69%) Graphite
4 53 (8.69%) Nagios
5 33 (5.41%) Kubernetes
6 27 (4.43%) 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
1 183 (30.00%) HP
2 103 (16.89%) Microsoft
3 61 (10.00%) AppDynamics
4 60 (9.84%) SAP
5 54 (8.85%) Oracle
6 48 (7.87%) Google
7 47 (7.70%) Dynatrace
8 44 (7.21%) New Relic
9 29 (4.75%) CA
9 29 (4.75%) XebiaLabs
10 28 (4.59%) IBM
11 25 (4.10%) Cognizant
11 25 (4.10%) SaltStack
12 13 (2.13%) Adobe
13 11 (1.80%) Splunk
14 8 (1.31%) Blue Prism
14 8 (1.31%) Telerik
15 6 (0.98%) Murex
15 6 (0.98%) Serena
16 3 (0.49%) Red Hat
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
The Workshop Technologies Ltd
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + plus benefits plus bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Intec Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Including Free
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
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
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + excellent bens and poss 25% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Union Street
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Crawley
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,570 to £68,350 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 12% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary Package plus benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £36,725 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago