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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
UK
Rank 577 595 534
Rank change year-on-year +18 -61  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 278 371 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.70% 2.00% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 209 260 405
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 £34,550 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 16365 18517 17052
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.54% 18.05% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13751 15813 14307
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 23 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 23 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 +32 267 £47,500 +18.75% 40
London +132 150 £55,000 +4.76% 18
South East +50 67 £37,500 - 10
Hampshire +9 24 £35,000 - 2
East of England -29 20 £36,250 -23.68% 4
City of London +51 17 £60,000 +4.34% 9
Kent +29 16 £47,000 +6.81%
West Sussex - 15 £37,500 -
Watford 0 14 £35,000 -27.08% 1
Hertfordshire -13 14 £35,000 -20.00% 1
Worthing - 10 £37,500 -
Surrey +29 9 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Yorkshire +14 8 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Fareham - 8 £35,000 -
West Midlands +24 7 £40,000 -11.11% 3
North West -34 7 £37,500 +1.35% 2
Chatham - 7 £42,000 -
Birmingham +10 6 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Winchester +1 5 £35,000 - 1
Manchester -29 5 £33,875 -9.66%
Portsmouth - 5 £35,000 -
Scotland +10 4 £34,000 -2.85% 1
West Yorkshire +9 4 £34,000 +4.61% 1
North Yorkshire +4 4 - -
Leeds +2 4 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Oxfordshire -1 4 - - 1
East Midlands -15 4 £35,500 -13.93% 1
South West - 4 £45,000 - 1
Oxford - 4 - -
Skipton - 4 - -

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 435 (72.74%) Selenium
2 283 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (41.30%) Test Automation
4 227 (37.96%) SDLC
5 207 (34.62%) QA
6 206 (34.45%) JIRA
7 205 (34.28%) Test Scripting
8 182 (30.43%) Java
9 178 (29.77%) HP
10 160 (26.76%) Test Strategy
11 158 (26.42%) Finance
12 156 (26.09%) ISTQB
13 146 (24.41%) Automation Testing
14 143 (23.91%) Unix
15 137 (22.91%) SQL
16 127 (21.24%) Python
16 127 (21.24%) Team Foundation Server
17 126 (21.07%) Cucumber
18 125 (20.90%) Software Testing
19 120 (20.07%) DevOps
20 118 (19.73%) Continuous Integration
21 114 (19.06%) Functional Testing
21 114 (19.06%) Automated Testing
21 114 (19.06%) ISEB
22 110 (18.39%) HP Quality Center
23 109 (18.23%) Continuous Delivery
24 106 (17.73%) C#
25 105 (17.56%) Linux
26 104 (17.39%) Subversion
27 103 (17.22%) Windows

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 (2.17%) Confluence
2 7 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (1.17%) Tomcat
3 5 (0.84%) 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 37 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.84%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.34%) 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 (11.37%) Amazon AWS
1 68 (11.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (10.70%) CloudBees
2 64 (10.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (2.01%) GitHub
4 10 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.67%) Slack
5 4 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.67%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (0.67%) Loggly
5 4 (0.67%) OpenShift
5 4 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.34%) ATM
2 3 (0.50%) 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 28 (4.68%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.01%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (2.01%) MS Access
4 12 (2.01%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (1.34%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.17%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.84%) MySQL
7 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.67%) Informix
8 4 (0.67%) 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
1 435 (72.74%) Selenium
2 206 (34.45%) JIRA
3 127 (21.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 126 (21.07%) Cucumber
5 104 (17.39%) Subversion
6 94 (15.72%) Jenkins
7 93 (15.55%) LoadRunner
8 92 (15.38%) Git (software)
9 80 (13.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 74 (12.37%) Vagrant
11 67 (11.20%) Visual Studio
12 64 (10.70%) ClearCase
12 64 (10.70%) GoCD
12 64 (10.70%) Octopus Deploy
13 63 (10.54%) WebDriver
14 55 (9.20%) SpecFlow
15 51 (8.53%) SoapUI
15 51 (8.53%) TeamCity
16 34 (5.69%) GitLab
17 28 (4.68%) FitNesse
General
1 158 (26.42%) Finance
2 44 (7.36%) Banking
3 40 (6.69%) Legal
4 26 (4.35%) Law
5 21 (3.51%) Retail
6 17 (2.84%) Front Office
7 16 (2.68%) Investment Banking
8 12 (2.01%) Back Office
8 12 (2.01%) Polish Language
9 11 (1.84%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.84%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.67%) Games
11 8 (1.34%) Publishing
12 4 (0.67%) Automotive
12 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.50%) Marketing
14 2 (0.33%) Advertising
14 2 (0.33%) Electronics
15 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 169 (28.26%) Analyst
2 148 (24.75%) Test Analyst
3 106 (17.73%) Tester
4 99 (16.56%) Consultant
5 72 (12.04%) Automation Test Analyst
5 72 (12.04%) Test Leader
6 68 (11.37%) Test Engineer
7 60 (10.03%) Automation Tester
8 47 (7.86%) DevOps Consultant
9 44 (7.36%) QA Analyst
9 44 (7.36%) Test Automation Engineer
10 42 (7.02%) QA Tester
11 41 (6.86%) Test Manager
12 39 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
13 35 (5.85%) Software Tester
14 28 (4.68%) Senior Test Analyst
15 27 (4.52%) Team Leader
16 25 (4.18%) Automation Consultant
16 25 (4.18%) QA Test Analyst
17 23 (3.85%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (12.54%) Web Services
2 69 (11.54%) .NET
3 38 (6.35%) Elastic Stack
4 37 (6.19%) XML
5 31 (5.18%) HTML
6 29 (4.85%) Gherkin
7 24 (4.01%) CSS
7 24 (4.01%) SOAP
8 21 (3.51%) ASP.NET
9 18 (3.01%) J2EE
10 17 (2.84%) Node.js
11 15 (2.51%) REST
12 13 (2.17%) DOM
13 12 (2.01%) AngularJS
13 12 (2.01%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 11 (1.84%) RESTful
15 9 (1.51%) JMS
16 8 (1.34%) WPF
17 7 (1.17%) Hibernate
17 7 (1.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 24 (4.01%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.68%) Equities
4 22 (3.68%) Fixed Income
5 18 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 17 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (1.84%) Derivative
7 11 (1.84%) Robotics
8 10 (1.67%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.51%) Online Gambling
9 9 (1.51%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.00%) iPad
11 5 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.84%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.67%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.50%) PMI
13 3 (0.50%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.33%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 143 (23.91%) Unix
2 105 (17.56%) Linux
3 103 (17.22%) Windows
4 64 (10.70%) CoreOS
5 23 (3.85%) Android
6 21 (3.51%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.00%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.84%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.17%) AIX
10 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (41.30%) Test Automation
3 227 (37.96%) SDLC
4 205 (34.28%) Test Scripting
5 160 (26.76%) Test Strategy
6 146 (24.41%) Automation Testing
7 125 (20.90%) Software Testing
8 120 (20.07%) DevOps
9 118 (19.73%) Continuous Integration
10 114 (19.06%) Automated Testing
10 114 (19.06%) Functional Testing
11 109 (18.23%) Continuous Delivery
12 98 (16.39%) Scrum
13 94 (15.72%) BDD
14 89 (14.88%) Regression Testing
15 86 (14.38%) Manual Testing
15 86 (14.38%) Test Management
15 86 (14.38%) User Acceptance Testing
16 80 (13.38%) Performance Testing
17 79 (13.21%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 182 (30.43%) Java
2 137 (22.91%) SQL
3 127 (21.24%) Python
4 106 (17.73%) C#
5 74 (12.37%) Bash Shell
6 58 (9.70%) PowerShell
7 49 (8.19%) VBScript
8 33 (5.52%) JavaScript
9 30 (5.02%) VB
10 28 (4.68%) Groovy
11 24 (4.01%) C++
12 19 (3.18%) Perl
12 19 (3.18%) Ruby
12 19 (3.18%) Shell Script
13 12 (2.01%) C
13 12 (2.01%) VBA
14 11 (1.84%) VC++
15 10 (1.67%) PHP
15 10 (1.67%) Scala
16 9 (1.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 156 (26.09%) ISTQB
2 114 (19.06%) ISEB
3 80 (13.38%) Degree
4 36 (6.02%) Security Cleared
5 26 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 24 (4.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (1.84%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.51%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.34%) 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%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (34.62%) QA
2 5 (0.84%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 80 (13.38%) Docker
2 4 (0.67%) LXC
3 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 110 (18.39%) HP Quality Center
2 78 (13.04%) Ansible
2 78 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
2 78 (13.04%) Puppet
3 74 (12.37%) Graphite
3 74 (12.37%) Nagios
4 35 (5.85%) Kubernetes
5 16 (2.68%) CA Service Virtualization
6 8 (1.34%) CA Spectrum
6 8 (1.34%) Netcool
6 8 (1.34%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.17%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 178 (29.77%) HP
2 81 (13.55%) Microsoft
3 75 (12.54%) AppDynamics
4 64 (10.70%) Google
5 49 (8.19%) Dynatrace
6 48 (8.03%) New Relic
7 47 (7.86%) Oracle
8 38 (6.35%) SAP
9 28 (4.68%) CA
10 26 (4.35%) IBM
11 25 (4.18%) Cognizant
12 16 (2.68%) SaltStack
13 13 (2.17%) Telerik
14 11 (1.84%) Blue Prism
15 8 (1.34%) BMC
15 8 (1.34%) Remedy
15 8 (1.34%) ServiceNow
16 7 (1.17%) Atlassian
17 6 (1.00%) ATG
18 5 (0.84%) TOWER Software
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + 34 days holiday, pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 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
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £58,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k + top benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,570 to £68,350 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35k - £40k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago