The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 61 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 22 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.60% 1.22% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.40% 6.15% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 0
Average salary £31,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.45%
HP UFT
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 South Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
234 195 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 27.63% 19.78% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 221 173 98
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,100 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the South Yorkshire region.

HP UFT Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

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

HP UFT Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +16 22 £31,000 +12.72% 2
HP UFT
Yorkshire

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 45 (91.84%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (59.18%) Selenium
2 29 (59.18%) Cucumber
3 24 (48.98%) Visual Studio
3 24 (48.98%) Gherkin
4 21 (42.86%) Test Management
5 16 (32.65%) Finance
6 15 (30.61%) ISEB
6 15 (30.61%) JIRA
6 15 (30.61%) Functional Testing
7 13 (26.53%) Mentoring
7 13 (26.53%) System Integration Testing
7 13 (26.53%) HP Quality Center
7 13 (26.53%) Integration Testing
8 12 (24.49%) QA
8 12 (24.49%) Software Testing
8 12 (24.49%) Web Services
9 11 (22.45%) Automated Testing
9 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
10 10 (20.41%) Java
10 10 (20.41%) SQL
10 10 (20.41%) VBScript
11 9 (18.37%) LoadRunner
12 8 (16.33%) VB
12 8 (16.33%) Oracle
12 8 (16.33%) Android
12 8 (16.33%) iPhone
13 7 (14.29%) Performance Testing
13 7 (14.29%) ISTQB
13 7 (14.29%) WebDriver

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (59.18%) Selenium
1 29 (59.18%) Cucumber
2 24 (48.98%) Visual Studio
3 15 (30.61%) JIRA
4 9 (18.37%) LoadRunner
5 7 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 5 (10.20%) JMeter
6 5 (10.20%) Toad
7 4 (8.16%) FitNesse
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (2.04%) JUnit
9 1 (2.04%) TestNG
9 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.04%) Concordion
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
3 4 (8.16%) Law
3 4 (8.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Analyst
1 28 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 25 (51.02%) Senior Analyst
2 25 (51.02%) Senior Test Analyst
3 18 (36.73%) Agile Test Analyst
4 16 (32.65%) Test Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.16%) Test Team Leader
6 4 (8.16%) Test Manager
7 3 (6.12%) QA Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Tester
9 1 (2.04%) Junior
9 1 (2.04%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.04%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Junior Tester
9 1 (2.04%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.98%) Gherkin
2 12 (24.49%) Web Services
3 5 (10.20%) XML
3 5 (10.20%) HTML
4 4 (8.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) iPhone
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (91.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.86%) Test Management
3 15 (30.61%) Functional Testing
4 13 (26.53%) Mentoring
4 13 (26.53%) System Integration Testing
4 13 (26.53%) Integration Testing
5 12 (24.49%) Software Testing
6 11 (22.45%) Automated Testing
6 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
7 7 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 7 (14.29%) Test Planning
8 6 (12.24%) Automation Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (10.20%) Load Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Manual Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Web Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
10 4 (8.16%) Data Protection
10 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) Java
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
1 10 (20.41%) VBScript
2 8 (16.33%) VB
3 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) C++
4 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) ISEB
2 7 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) HP
2 4 (8.16%) VMware
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
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