The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 228 234 237
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 4 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.073% 0.24% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 1.25% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 31
Median salary £37,500 £28,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -48.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,300 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £39,800 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.26%
HP UFT
England

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1050 1204 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.28% 19.19% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1009 905
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

HP UFT
Salary Trend in the North West

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in the North West

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in the North West

HP UFT
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 2 £45,000 +57.89% 1
Cheshire +30 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Lancashire +3 1 - -
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 North West region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (68.42%) ISEB
2 26 (68.42%) Selenium
3 25 (65.79%) Test Automation
3 25 (65.79%) Web Services
4 24 (63.16%) Test Scripting
5 23 (60.53%) Manual Testing
6 21 (55.26%) Degree
6 21 (55.26%) Windows
6 21 (55.26%) Automated Testing
7 20 (52.63%) Cucumber
8 19 (50.00%) SDLC
9 16 (42.11%) FitNesse
9 16 (42.11%) Scrum
9 16 (42.11%) RAD
10 14 (36.84%) ISTQB
11 13 (34.21%) Defect Management
12 11 (28.95%) Software Testing
13 10 (26.32%) Automation Testing
13 10 (26.32%) JIRA
13 10 (26.32%) QA
14 9 (23.68%) Performance Testing
14 9 (23.68%) .NET
15 8 (21.05%) SQL
16 7 (18.42%) Validation
16 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
16 7 (18.42%) HP Quality Center
17 6 (15.79%) Functional Testing
17 6 (15.79%) Finance
18 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) DB2
3 2 (5.26%) MS Access
4 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (68.42%) Selenium
2 20 (52.63%) Cucumber
3 16 (42.11%) FitNesse
4 10 (26.32%) JIRA
5 5 (13.16%) MSTest
5 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.26%) JUnit
6 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner
6 2 (5.26%) Maven
6 2 (5.26%) NUnit
6 2 (5.26%) Sahi
6 2 (5.26%) Toad
6 2 (5.26%) WatiN
7 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.63%) WinRunner
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Automation Tester
1 16 (42.11%) Software Tester
1 16 (42.11%) Tester
2 14 (36.84%) Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) Test Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Web Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Web Test Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) ETL Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) QA Automation Tester
5 5 (13.16%) QA Tester
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Web Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Service Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Software QA Tester
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) SSIS Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Test Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) Web Services
2 9 (23.68%) .NET
3 5 (13.16%) XML
4 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.26%) REST
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (65.79%) Test Automation
3 24 (63.16%) Test Scripting
4 23 (60.53%) Manual Testing
5 21 (55.26%) Automated Testing
6 19 (50.00%) SDLC
7 16 (42.11%) RAD
7 16 (42.11%) Scrum
8 13 (34.21%) Defect Management
9 11 (28.95%) Software Testing
10 10 (26.32%) Automation Testing
11 9 (23.68%) Performance Testing
12 7 (18.42%) Validation
13 6 (15.79%) Functional Testing
14 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (13.16%) ETL
14 5 (13.16%) Process Improvement
14 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
15 4 (10.53%) TDD
15 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) ISEB
2 21 (55.26%) Degree
3 14 (36.84%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.26%) DameWare
2 2 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) LexisNexis
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