The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 218 211 210
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 16 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.44% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.76% 2.99% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 11
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
HP UFT
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
911 870 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.92% 14.70% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 731 761 634
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

HP UFT
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in the West Midlands

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

HP UFT
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -9 10 £39,000 +15.55% 1
Coventry 0 3 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Warwickshire +6 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Worcestershire - 1 £28,500 -
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 16 (51.61%) HP
2 16 (51.61%) Integration Testing
3 14 (45.16%) Selenium
4 13 (41.94%) ISEB
5 11 (35.48%) ISTQB
6 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
7 9 (29.03%) System Testing
7 9 (29.03%) SDLC
8 8 (25.81%) Defect Management
8 8 (25.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
8 8 (25.81%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
9 7 (22.58%) SAS
9 7 (22.58%) Regression Testing
9 7 (22.58%) Test Management
9 7 (22.58%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (22.58%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
10 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (19.35%) Manual Testing
10 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
11 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
11 5 (16.13%) QA
12 4 (12.90%) Wealth Management
12 4 (12.90%) Security Testing

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Selenium
2 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.68%) JIRA
4 2 (6.45%) LoadUI
4 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.23%) TestComplete
5 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Analyst
2 20 (64.52%) Test Analyst
3 10 (32.26%) Lead Test Analyst
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (29.03%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (25.81%) Test Manager
6 6 (19.35%) Test Leader
7 5 (16.13%) Tester
8 3 (9.68%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Software Tester
9 2 (6.45%) QA Tester
9 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) Senior Tester
9 2 (6.45%) Software Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Software QA Tester
9 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
9 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
10 1 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
10 1 (3.23%) QA Analyst
10 1 (3.23%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
1 1 (3.23%) Lambda Expressions
1 1 (3.23%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Integration Testing
2 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
3 9 (29.03%) SDLC
3 9 (29.03%) System Testing
4 8 (25.81%) Defect Management
4 8 (25.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
4 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Regression Testing
5 7 (22.58%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Test Management
6 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (19.35%) Manual Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
7 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Security Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) ISEB
2 11 (35.48%) ISTQB
3 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) HP
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