The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank - - 39
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.45%
HP UFT
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
62 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 21.53% 18.52% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 45 42 30
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Chester

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Chester

HP UFT
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing HP UFT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP UFT.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing HP UFT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP UFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB