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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 53 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 10 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.80% 3.17% 1.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.93% 10.50% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 8
Median salary £42,500 £32,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% +16.36%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
HP UFT
South Yorkshire

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
112 200 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.11% 30.21% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 97 184 140
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
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 28 September 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 10 (52.63%) HP
1 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
1 10 (52.63%) HP Quality Center
1 10 (52.63%) Functional Testing
2 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
3 7 (36.84%) Selenium
3 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Automation Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
4 6 (31.58%) VB
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Data Mining
5 5 (26.32%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Load Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
7 3 (15.79%) Usability Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) JMeter
7 3 (15.79%) Workflow
7 3 (15.79%) Validation
7 3 (15.79%) SOAP
7 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
7 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
7 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
7 3 (15.79%) Workflow Analysis

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
2 7 (36.84%) Selenium
3 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
4 3 (15.79%) JMeter
4 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
5 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.26%) eggPlant
6 1 (5.26%) JIRA
6 1 (5.26%) Ranorex
6 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Test Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Test Automation Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Test Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Functional Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Functional Testing
1 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Automation Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
3 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
4 5 (26.32%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Load Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
6 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
6 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Usability Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Validation
6 3 (15.79%) Workflow
6 3 (15.79%) Workflow Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
1 6 (31.58%) VB
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft