The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 55 73 95
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +22
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 17 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.40% 0.29% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.71% 2.70% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £31,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.98% +11.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £27,150 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,350 £29,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
HP UFT
East 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 Leicestershire region.

Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
124 74 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.49% 10.59% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 105 69 153
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £43,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Leicestershire

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

HP UFT
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +1 3 £46,250 +45.66%
HP UFT
East Midlands

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 30 (88.24%) Selenium
2 23 (67.65%) Automated Testing
3 22 (64.71%) Finance
4 20 (58.82%) SAP
5 19 (55.88%) Regression Testing
5 19 (55.88%) NUnit
5 19 (55.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (55.88%) V-Model
5 19 (55.88%) Manual Testing
5 19 (55.88%) Waterfall
5 19 (55.88%) System Integration Testing
5 19 (55.88%) SDLC
6 18 (52.94%) Integration Testing
7 9 (26.47%) Automation Testing
8 8 (23.53%) WebDriver
8 8 (23.53%) C#
8 8 (23.53%) Java
9 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
9 7 (20.59%) BDD
9 7 (20.59%) Gherkin
10 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
10 6 (17.65%) ISTQB
11 5 (14.71%) HP
11 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (14.71%) QA
11 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
12 4 (11.76%) Keyword-Driven Testing
13 3 (8.82%) Retail

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Development Applications
1 30 (88.24%) Selenium
2 19 (55.88%) NUnit
3 8 (23.53%) WebDriver
4 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.94%) Ranorex
5 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (64.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Analyst
1 22 (64.71%) Test Analyst
2 18 (52.94%) SAP Analyst
2 18 (52.94%) SAP Test Analyst
3 17 (50.00%) Integration Analyst
3 17 (50.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 17 (50.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 12 (35.29%) Tester
5 10 (29.41%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) Behat
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Automated Testing
2 19 (55.88%) Manual Testing
2 19 (55.88%) Regression Testing
2 19 (55.88%) SDLC
2 19 (55.88%) System Integration Testing
2 19 (55.88%) User Acceptance Testing
2 19 (55.88%) V-Model
2 19 (55.88%) Waterfall
3 18 (52.94%) Integration Testing
4 9 (26.47%) Automation Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.59%) BDD
6 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 4 (11.76%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.88%) Functional Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (5.88%) OO
8 2 (5.88%) OOP
8 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) C#
1 8 (23.53%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) SAP
2 5 (14.71%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Telerik