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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 191 149 187
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +38
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 12 39 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 1.08% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 5.16% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 21
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £56,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP UFT
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
921 756 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.72% 21.02% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 842 664 663
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing HP UFT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Manchester

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Manchester

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing HP UFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) QA
2 15 (83.33%) Selenium
2 15 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 13 (72.22%) Test Scripting
3 13 (72.22%) Scrum
4 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 12 (66.67%) Cucumber
5 11 (61.11%) Degree
6 10 (55.56%) JIRA
6 10 (55.56%) Manual Testing
6 10 (55.56%) Defect Management
7 9 (50.00%) SDLC
7 9 (50.00%) Process Improvement
7 9 (50.00%) Functional Testing
7 9 (50.00%) FitNesse
7 9 (50.00%) Finance
7 9 (50.00%) Web Services
7 9 (50.00%) Windows
7 9 (50.00%) RAD
7 9 (50.00%) ISEB
8 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
9 4 (22.22%) C#
9 4 (22.22%) Java
9 4 (22.22%) TDD
10 3 (16.67%) HP
10 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
10 3 (16.67%) PHP
10 3 (16.67%) SQL

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Selenium
2 12 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 10 (55.56%) JIRA
4 9 (50.00%) FitNesse
5 3 (16.67%) Ranorex
6 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
6 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.56%) TestDirector
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 9 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 9 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 9 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
1 9 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 9 (50.00%) Tester
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 13 (72.22%) Scrum
3 13 (72.22%) Test Scripting
4 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Defect Management
5 10 (55.56%) Manual Testing
6 9 (50.00%) Functional Testing
6 9 (50.00%) Process Improvement
6 9 (50.00%) RAD
6 9 (50.00%) SDLC
7 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
8 4 (22.22%) TDD
8 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
9 3 (16.67%) BDD
9 3 (16.67%) DevOps
9 3 (16.67%) Line Management
9 3 (16.67%) OO
9 3 (16.67%) QA Automation
9 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) C++
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (11.11%) DBS Check
4 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (83.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle