The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 188 188 115
Rank change year-on-year
0 -73
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 12 24 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.49% 1.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.54% 3.37% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 49
Average salary £52,500 £36,581 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.51% +7.58%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
HP UFT
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
780 713 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.32% 14.62% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 606 579 422
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

HP UFT
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Bradford - 9 £52,500 -
Leeds -18 2 £35,000 -13.21%
HP UFT
Yorkshire

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 30 (76.92%) ISEB
2 23 (58.97%) Selenium
3 19 (48.72%) System Integration Testing
4 16 (41.03%) LoadRunner
5 14 (35.90%) ITIL
6 13 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 13 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (33.33%) Test Management
6 13 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (25.64%) SQL
8 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
8 10 (25.64%) Software Testing
8 10 (25.64%) Integration Testing
9 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
10 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
11 7 (17.95%) .NET
11 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (17.95%) Automated Testing
11 7 (17.95%) Test Strategy
11 7 (17.95%) SDLC
12 6 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (15.38%) Automation Testing
12 6 (15.38%) Performance Testing
13 5 (12.82%) Windows
14 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
14 4 (10.26%) QA
15 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
15 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
15 3 (7.69%) Java

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (7.69%) MTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (58.97%) Selenium
2 16 (41.03%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.13%) Rational Robot
3 2 (5.13%) OpenSTA
3 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.56%) WATIR
4 1 (2.56%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.56%) Sahi
4 1 (2.56%) WinRunner
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Analyst
1 15 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 10 (25.64%) Tester
4 8 (20.51%) Coordinator
4 8 (20.51%) Test Coordinator
5 6 (15.38%) Software Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Software Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.56%) Manual Tester
8 1 (2.56%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) QA Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) System Integration Testing
2 14 (35.90%) ITIL
3 13 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 13 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (33.33%) Test Management
3 13 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
5 10 (25.64%) Software Testing
5 10 (25.64%) Integration Testing
6 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
7 7 (17.95%) SDLC
7 7 (17.95%) Test Strategy
7 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.95%) Automated Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Performance Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.13%) BDD
9 2 (5.13%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) VBScript
3 2 (5.13%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (76.92%) ISEB
2 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
3 6 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Telerik