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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 36 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.02% 1.29% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.35% 3.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
HP UFT
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Development Applications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
63 61 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 31.82% 39.35% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 62 57 15
Average salary £37,500 £31,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% -14.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
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 Stockport

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Stockport

HP UFT
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) ISEB
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Legal
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Tester
2 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Software Tester
2 5 (62.50%) QA Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
3 3 (37.50%) Lead Tester
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
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