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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 65 74 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 4 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.67% 0.57% 1.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.85% 2.41% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £27,500 £39,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
104 166 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.48% 23.48% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 91 157 86
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (75.00%) Selenium
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) TestNG
3 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 7 (43.75%) Functional Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) JUnit
4 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) ISEB
5 5 (31.25%) Automation Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
5 5 (31.25%) QA
6 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 4 (25.00%) IntelliJ
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Gherkin
7 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
7 3 (18.75%) BDD
7 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
7 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
7 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
7 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Selenium
2 7 (43.75%) TestNG
3 6 (37.50%) JUnit
3 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
4 4 (25.00%) IntelliJ
5 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
5 3 (18.75%) JIRA
5 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
6 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
7 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
7 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Automation Tester
2 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Tester
3 4 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Tester
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Software Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Functional Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 5 (31.25%) Automation Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) BDD
5 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Test Management
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
6 2 (12.50%) System Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) HP