The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 63 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.22% 0.62% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.00% 3.33% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Median salary £34,000 £27,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
100 120 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.93% 18.58% 24.33%
Number of salaries quoted 78 107 164
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Sheffield

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Test Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (25.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft