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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 136 122 109
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 9 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.37% 0.49% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.69% 2.94% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 10
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £17,500 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +5.26%
HP UFT
West Midlands

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
335 306 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.79% 16.79% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 290 263 145
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 5 May 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Birmingham

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 20 (64.52%) SAS
3 19 (61.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (61.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
5 11 (35.48%) HP
6 8 (25.81%) Selenium
7 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
8 6 (19.35%) Automation Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
9 5 (16.13%) Test Management
9 5 (16.13%) System Testing
10 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
10 4 (12.90%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Keyword-Driven Testing
11 3 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
11 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
11 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (9.68%) ISEB
12 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
12 2 (6.45%) Security Testing
12 2 (6.45%) QA
12 2 (6.45%) Solvency II

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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (64.52%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) TestPartner
2 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Analyst
1 20 (64.52%) Test Analyst
2 19 (61.29%) Senior Analyst
2 19 (61.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 15 (48.39%) Test Leader
4 11 (35.48%) Lead Test Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Test Manager
5 5 (16.13%) Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Automation Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Junior
8 1 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Financial Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
2 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
3 6 (19.35%) Automation Testing
3 6 (19.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (16.13%) System Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Test Management
4 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
5 4 (12.90%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
6 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.45%) Defect Management
7 2 (6.45%) Line Management
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Security Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.68%) ISEB
3 3 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
1 2 (6.45%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) HP