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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 67 55 62
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 1 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.20% 1.57% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% 11.36% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £37,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
HP UFT
North East

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

Development Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
107 88 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 20.98% 13.86% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 91 72 62
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £39,700
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 Tyne and Wear

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

HP UFT
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 1 - -
HP UFT
North East

HP UFT
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) WATIR
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) Sahi
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Cognizant

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) WATIR
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Sahi
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Cognizant