The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - 26 27
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 0.91% 2.27%
As % of the Development Applications category - 5.00% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +5.96%
HP UFT
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Development Applications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.14% 18.18% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 10
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Belfast