The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 176 183 172
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 9 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.14% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.13% 0.87% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £39,082
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +4.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
HP UFT
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
797 572 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.87% 16.25% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 633 503 394
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Leeds

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Leeds

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (90.48%) Selenium
2 13 (61.90%) Functional Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Manual Testing
4 10 (47.62%) LoadRunner
4 10 (47.62%) Software Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Java
5 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) HP
6 8 (38.10%) JMeter
6 8 (38.10%) Cucumber
6 8 (38.10%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
6 8 (38.10%) Automation Testing
7 7 (33.33%) Open Source
7 7 (33.33%) Confluence
7 7 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 7 (33.33%) JIRA
7 7 (33.33%) Mac OS X
7 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 7 (33.33%) PKI
7 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (33.33%) Python
7 7 (33.33%) SNMP
7 7 (33.33%) C#
7 7 (33.33%) .NET
8 6 (28.57%) Perl

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (90.48%) Selenium
2 10 (47.62%) LoadRunner
3 8 (38.10%) Cucumber
3 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
3 8 (38.10%) JMeter
4 7 (33.33%) JIRA
5 6 (28.57%) WebDriver
6 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
7 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
7 1 (4.76%) Gerrit
7 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.76%) Gradle
7 1 (4.76%) JUnit
7 1 (4.76%) LoadUI
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Analyst
1 15 (71.43%) Test Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Manual Test Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Principal Test Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Trainer
7 2 (9.52%) IT Trainer
8 1 (4.76%) Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Head of Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Practitioner
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Trainer
8 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Test Practitioner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) HTML5
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) Java EE
3 1 (4.76%) JDBC
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) Struts
3 1 (4.76%) WSDL
3 1 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Functional Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Manual Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Software Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Automation Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (33.33%) Open Source
6 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) Coaching
9 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
9 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.76%) Scrum
10 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 6 (28.57%) C
3 6 (28.57%) Perl
3 6 (28.57%) Ruby
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) VBScript
6 2 (9.52%) VB
7 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Telerik