The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 111 112 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 9 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.99% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.05% 6.34% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 3
Median salary £53,500 £45,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
222 331 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.34% 15.67% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 189 304 198
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing HP UFT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Birmingham

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Birmingham

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 across the Birmingham region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 18 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 16 (59.26%) Selenium
3 15 (55.56%) ISTQB
3 15 (55.56%) ISEB
3 15 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 14 (51.85%) SDLC
5 13 (48.15%) Wealth Management
6 12 (44.44%) Cucumber
7 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
7 8 (29.63%) Integration Testing
8 7 (25.93%) Test Management
9 6 (22.22%) BDD
10 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
10 5 (18.52%) Automation Testing
10 5 (18.52%) Finance
11 4 (14.81%) Scrum
11 4 (14.81%) C#
11 4 (14.81%) Java
11 4 (14.81%) VBScript
11 4 (14.81%) VB
11 4 (14.81%) LINQ
11 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (14.81%) TDD
11 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
11 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
11 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow
11 4 (14.81%) Scala
11 4 (14.81%) System Testing
11 4 (14.81%) Lambda Expressions
12 3 (11.11%) Jenkins

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Selenium
2 12 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow
4 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
1 13 (48.15%) Automation Test Analyst
1 13 (48.15%) Test Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Test Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Test Automation Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Tester
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Developer
7 1 (3.70%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Automation Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Software Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Test Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Software Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
1 4 (14.81%) Lambda Expressions
1 4 (14.81%) LINQ
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 15 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 14 (51.85%) SDLC
4 13 (48.15%) Wealth Management
5 8 (29.63%) Integration Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Test Management
7 6 (22.22%) BDD
8 5 (18.52%) Automation Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
9 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.81%) Scrum
9 4 (14.81%) System Testing
9 4 (14.81%) TDD
9 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
10 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (11.11%) Line Management
11 2 (7.41%) Matrix Management
11 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
11 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) C#
1 4 (14.81%) Java
1 4 (14.81%) Scala
1 4 (14.81%) VB
1 4 (14.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) ISEB
1 15 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) HP