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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 227 205 196
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -9
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 14 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.55% 1.82% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 13
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £17,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
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
903 880 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.46% 16.50% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 779 787 430
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP UFT across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Birmingham -14 12 £43,500 +24.28% 1
Coventry -1 1 £53,000 +24.70%
Staffordshire - 1 £35,000 -
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 24 (66.67%) Finance
2 20 (55.56%) SQL
2 20 (55.56%) SAS
3 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (52.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 14 (38.89%) HP
5 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
6 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.78%) Automation Testing
7 10 (27.78%) Selenium
8 7 (19.44%) Integration Testing
8 7 (19.44%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (16.67%) ISEB
9 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
9 6 (16.67%) Test Management
9 6 (16.67%) System Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
11 4 (11.11%) Keyword-Driven Testing
11 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
12 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
12 3 (8.33%) Test Planning
12 3 (8.33%) Functional Testing
12 3 (8.33%) Performance Testing
12 3 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
12 3 (8.33%) QA
13 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 20 (55.56%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Selenium
2 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.78%) TestComplete
3 1 (2.78%) TestPartner
3 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Analyst
2 21 (58.33%) Test Analyst
3 19 (52.78%) Senior Analyst
3 19 (52.78%) Senior Test Analyst
4 15 (41.67%) Test Leader
5 11 (30.56%) Lead Test Analyst
6 7 (19.44%) Tester
7 6 (16.67%) Test Manager
8 4 (11.11%) Automation Tester
9 2 (5.56%) Junior
9 2 (5.56%) Software Tester
9 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) QA Analyst
10 1 (2.78%) QA Tester
10 1 (2.78%) Senior Test Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) Senior Tester
10 1 (2.78%) Service Analyst
10 1 (2.78%) Technical Manager
10 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
3 10 (27.78%) Automation Testing
4 7 (19.44%) Integration Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 6 (16.67%) System Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Test Management
5 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Functional Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Test Planning
8 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.56%) Line Management
9 2 (5.56%) Security Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) C++
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) ISEB
3 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
4 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.78%) WAI
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
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