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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 215 194 211
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 19 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.59% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.09% 3.80% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 12
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
907 868 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.62% 15.60% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 761 782 689
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -28 17 £39,000 -8.23%
Warwickshire +12 1 £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 29 August 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 18 (54.55%) Selenium
2 17 (51.52%) ISEB
3 15 (45.45%) ISTQB
3 15 (45.45%) Integration Testing
4 14 (42.42%) Finance
5 13 (39.39%) SDLC
6 12 (36.36%) HP
6 12 (36.36%) Test Scripting
7 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (24.24%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (24.24%) Cucumber
9 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (24.24%) Wealth Management
9 8 (24.24%) Defect Management
10 7 (21.21%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (21.21%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (21.21%) Test Management
10 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
10 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
10 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
11 6 (18.18%) Manual Testing
12 5 (15.15%) System Testing
12 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
12 5 (15.15%) QA
12 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
13 4 (12.12%) C#
13 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
13 4 (12.12%) LINQ
13 4 (12.12%) Risk Analysis

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 1 (3.03%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Selenium
2 8 (24.24%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.12%) SpecFlow
4 3 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.06%) LoadUI
5 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
6 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Analyst
2 18 (54.55%) Test Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Test Manager
3 8 (24.24%) Tester
4 7 (21.21%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Lead Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.06%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Software QA Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Test Leader
8 1 (3.03%) QA Test Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
1 4 (12.12%) Lambda Expressions
1 4 (12.12%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Integration Testing
2 13 (39.39%) SDLC
3 12 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (24.24%) Defect Management
6 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (24.24%) Wealth Management
7 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
7 7 (21.21%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Test Management
7 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Manual Testing
9 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
9 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
9 5 (15.15%) System Testing
10 4 (12.12%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) C#
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) ISEB
2 15 (45.45%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) HP