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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 55 59 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 2 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.44% 0.72% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.00% 4.94% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Median salary £31,250 £27,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -25.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £25,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £31,000 £40,050
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 81 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.79% 14.54% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 84 68 171
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £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 20 January 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 8 (80.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) VB
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
6 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (10.00%) eggPlant
7 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) Coaching

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 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) eggPlant
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Test Automation Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Test Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft