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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 51 55 83
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +28
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 6 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.25% 1.62% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.77% 9.38% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Median salary £28,500 £42,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.94% +14.09%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
104 96 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.71% 17.30% 25.50%
Number of salaries quoted 96 76 190
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,000 £46,500
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 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 5 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 9 (81.82%) HP
2 8 (72.73%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
3 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
3 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) VB
5 4 (36.36%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
7 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Selenium
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
8 1 (9.09%) Java
8 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
8 1 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (9.09%) eggPlant
8 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
8 1 (9.09%) Mentoring

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 (27.27%) LoadRunner
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) eggPlant
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Test Automation Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Test Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Tester
3 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
1 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
2 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Keyword-Driven Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) HP