The table below looks at the statistics for HP UFT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 220 210 158
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -52
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 30 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.62% 1.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.40% 4.12% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 28 35 48
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,665 £39,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +10.00%
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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1248 1067 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.09% 15.10% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 856 663
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
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 Yorkshire

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

HP UFT Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

HP UFT Salary Trend in Yorkshire

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP UFT across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

HP UFT Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
South Yorkshire +10 19 £31,000 +3.33% 5
West Yorkshire -6 9 £52,500 +47.21%
East Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
HP UFT
England

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 65 (59.63%) Selenium
2 59 (54.13%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (50.46%) ISEB
4 37 (33.94%) Test Management
5 32 (29.36%) System Integration Testing
6 30 (27.52%) Finance
7 29 (26.61%) Cucumber
8 28 (25.69%) Test Automation
8 28 (25.69%) SQL
9 25 (22.94%) LoadRunner
9 25 (22.94%) QA
10 24 (22.02%) Test Scripting
10 24 (22.02%) ISTQB
10 24 (22.02%) Gherkin
11 23 (21.10%) HP Quality Center
11 23 (21.10%) Integration Testing
11 23 (21.10%) Visual Studio
12 22 (20.18%) Performance Testing
13 21 (19.27%) Software Testing
14 20 (18.35%) Automated Testing
15 19 (17.43%) VBScript
15 19 (17.43%) ITIL
15 19 (17.43%) SDLC
16 18 (16.51%) Mentoring
16 18 (16.51%) Functional Testing
16 18 (16.51%) JIRA
16 18 (16.51%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (14.68%) Java
18 15 (13.76%) Web Services
18 15 (13.76%) HP

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (2.75%) MTS
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.50%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.92%) Big Data
4 1 (0.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 65 (59.63%) Selenium
2 29 (26.61%) Cucumber
3 25 (22.94%) LoadRunner
4 23 (21.10%) Visual Studio
5 18 (16.51%) JIRA
6 11 (10.09%) WebDriver
7 9 (8.26%) JMeter
8 6 (5.50%) Toad
9 5 (4.59%) FitNesse
10 4 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (3.67%) eggPlant
11 3 (2.75%) SoapUI
11 3 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (1.83%) JUnit
12 2 (1.83%) Rational Robot
12 2 (1.83%) Concordion
12 2 (1.83%) OpenSTA
13 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.92%) WinRunner
13 1 (0.92%) Sahi
General
1 30 (27.52%) Finance
2 5 (4.59%) Retail
3 4 (3.67%) Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Law
5 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (59.63%) Analyst
1 65 (59.63%) Test Analyst
2 32 (29.36%) Senior Analyst
2 32 (29.36%) Senior Test Analyst
3 19 (17.43%) Agile Test Analyst
4 17 (15.60%) Test Manager
5 16 (14.68%) Tester
6 14 (12.84%) Test Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Test Coordinator
7 8 (7.34%) Coordinator
7 8 (7.34%) Senior Test Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Software Tester
9 5 (4.59%) Automation Tester
10 4 (3.67%) Functional Tester
10 4 (3.67%) Performance Test Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Performance Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.67%) Test Team Leader
11 3 (2.75%) Senior Tester
11 3 (2.75%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.02%) Gherkin
2 15 (13.76%) Web Services
3 7 (6.42%) XML
3 7 (6.42%) .NET
4 6 (5.50%) HTML
5 5 (4.59%) SOAP
6 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.75%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) iPhone
2 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.59%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.92%) Java Card
3 1 (0.92%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.93%) Windows
2 10 (9.17%) Android
3 6 (5.50%) UNIX
4 4 (3.67%) Linux
5 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (54.13%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (33.94%) Test Management
3 32 (29.36%) System Integration Testing
4 28 (25.69%) Test Automation
5 24 (22.02%) Test Scripting
6 23 (21.10%) Integration Testing
7 22 (20.18%) Performance Testing
8 21 (19.27%) Software Testing
9 20 (18.35%) Automated Testing
10 19 (17.43%) ITIL
10 19 (17.43%) SDLC
11 18 (16.51%) Mentoring
11 18 (16.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (16.51%) Functional Testing
12 15 (13.76%) Test Strategy
13 14 (12.84%) Automation Testing
14 13 (11.93%) Non-Functional Testing
14 13 (11.93%) Supplier Management
15 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (10.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.69%) SQL
2 19 (17.43%) VBScript
3 16 (14.68%) Java
4 11 (10.09%) VB
5 8 (7.34%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.67%) C#
7 3 (2.75%) Python
8 1 (0.92%) Ruby
8 1 (0.92%) C++
8 1 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (50.46%) ISEB
2 24 (22.02%) ISTQB
3 7 (6.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (22.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (21.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (13.76%) HP
2 14 (12.84%) Oracle
3 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.59%) VMware
4 5 (4.59%) SAP
5 3 (2.75%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.83%) Telerik
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