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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 40 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.91% 0.67% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.38% 6.25% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £29,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +7.69%
HP UFT
Merseyside

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

Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
32 48 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.67% 10.79% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 47 39
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
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 Liverpool

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Liverpool

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) XBRL
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SilkTest
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SilkTest
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XBRL
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft