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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 57 53 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 4 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.75% 3.26% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.67% 10.85% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 7
Median salary £42,500 £31,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% +12.72%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
109 212 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.45% 30.03% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 99 203 126
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,500 £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 24 August 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 8 (61.54%) Functional Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Selenium
2 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
3 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
3 6 (46.15%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Load Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 3 (23.08%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
6 3 (23.08%) Workflow Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
6 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
6 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 3 (23.08%) VB
6 3 (23.08%) JMeter
6 3 (23.08%) Workflow
6 3 (23.08%) Validation
6 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
6 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
6 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Usability Testing

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 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Selenium
2 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
3 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
4 3 (23.08%) JMeter
4 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
5 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (7.69%) eggPlant
6 1 (7.69%) JIRA
6 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
6 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Tester
4 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Functional Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Load Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
5 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Usability Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Validation
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Workflow
5 3 (23.08%) Workflow Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft