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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 175 162 89
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -73
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 3 19 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.090% 0.52% 2.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 3.33% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 49
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +10.29%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
518 570 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.46% 15.75% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 396 449 312
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 7 July 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 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
4 8 (72.73%) SDLC
5 7 (63.64%) Test Strategy
5 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
5 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
6 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
6 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (54.55%) Performance Testing
6 6 (54.55%) ISEB
6 6 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (36.36%) .NET
7 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
8 3 (27.27%) Windows
9 2 (18.18%) BDD
9 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Web Services
9 2 (18.18%) Java
9 2 (18.18%) TDD
10 1 (9.09%) Telerik
10 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
10 1 (9.09%) Ruby
10 1 (9.09%) QA
10 1 (9.09%) WATIR
10 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
10 1 (9.09%) RESTful

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
2 1 (9.09%) Sahi
2 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Tester
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
2 8 (72.73%) SDLC
3 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 7 (63.64%) Test Strategy
3 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
4 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Performance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Open Source
7 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Telerik