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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 59 67 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 18 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.49% 0.74% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.68% 4.07% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 0
Average salary £31,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +10.00%
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
186 123 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.69% 18.25% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 179 110 94
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,150 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Sheffield

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing HP UFT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP UFT.

1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (84.38%) Cucumber
3 23 (71.88%) Gherkin
4 22 (68.75%) Visual Studio
5 15 (46.88%) ISEB
5 15 (46.88%) Selenium
6 14 (43.75%) Functional Testing
7 13 (40.63%) Test Management
8 12 (37.50%) Integration Testing
8 12 (37.50%) JIRA
8 12 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
8 12 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
10 10 (31.25%) Android
10 10 (31.25%) iPhone
11 8 (25.00%) LoadRunner
11 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
12 7 (21.88%) Web Services
12 7 (21.88%) Finance
13 6 (18.75%) SQL
13 6 (18.75%) QA
14 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
14 5 (15.63%) HP
14 5 (15.63%) Web Testing
14 5 (15.63%) Performance Testing
15 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
15 4 (12.50%) FitNesse
15 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
15 4 (12.50%) Test Planning
15 4 (12.50%) Mentoring

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing HP UFT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP UFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (84.38%) Cucumber
2 22 (68.75%) Visual Studio
3 15 (46.88%) Selenium
4 12 (37.50%) JIRA
5 8 (25.00%) LoadRunner
6 4 (12.50%) JMeter
6 4 (12.50%) FitNesse
7 1 (3.13%) TestComplete
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Test Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Senior Test Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Agile Test Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Test Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Tester
7 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.13%) Junior Tester
8 1 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) QA Tester
8 1 (3.13%) Junior
8 1 (3.13%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) Gherkin
2 7 (21.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Functional Testing
3 13 (40.63%) Test Management
4 12 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 12 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
5 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
6 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Performance Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Web Testing
8 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Test Planning
8 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
9 3 (9.38%) SDLC
9 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
10 2 (6.25%) Load Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Scrum
11 1 (3.13%) Content Management
11 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) C++
3 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) ISEB
2 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) HP
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