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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 172 167 96
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -71
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 6 24 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.17% 0.65% 1.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.08% 4.71% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 41
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -19.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,323
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.99%
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
553 510 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.79% 13.83% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 431 392 347
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,750
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (91.67%) Software Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
4 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
4 6 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) ISEB
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
5 5 (41.67%) Telerik
5 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) Regression Testing
5 5 (41.67%) VBScript
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
5 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (8.33%) JMeter
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Software Testing
1 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Regression Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) VBScript
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Telerik
2 1 (8.33%) HP
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £55,676 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago