The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for HP UFT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HP UFT over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 138 122
Rank change year-on-year +14 -16  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 12 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.62% 0.25% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.35% 1.79% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 14
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

HP UFT is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 358 335 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 18.50% 14.08% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 301 280 303
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing HP UFT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Birmingham

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in Birmingham

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for HP UFT in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (85.00%) Selenium
3 16 (80.00%) Java
3 16 (80.00%) VBScript
3 16 (80.00%) Scala
4 15 (75.00%) Unit Testing
4 15 (75.00%) Integration Testing
4 15 (75.00%) System Testing
5 14 (70.00%) SDLC
6 10 (50.00%) VB
6 10 (50.00%) Software Testing
7 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
7 9 (45.00%) Test Management
7 9 (45.00%) Test Strategy
8 8 (40.00%) BDD
8 8 (40.00%) ISEB
8 8 (40.00%) Finance
9 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
9 7 (35.00%) Matrix Management
9 7 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (35.00%) Process Improvement
10 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (20.00%) Coaching
11 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
11 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (15.00%) eCATT
11 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
11 3 (15.00%) HP
11 3 (15.00%) LoadRunner
11 3 (15.00%) SAP Certification

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) eCATT
2 3 (15.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 9 (45.00%) Test Automation Manager
3 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Manager
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 15 (75.00%) System Testing
2 15 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 14 (70.00%) SDLC
4 10 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Test Management
5 9 (45.00%) Test Strategy
6 8 (40.00%) BDD
7 7 (35.00%) Matrix Management
7 7 (35.00%) Process Improvement
7 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (20.00%) Coaching
8 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
9 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
10 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
11 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
11 1 (5.00%) ERP
11 1 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
1 16 (80.00%) Scala
1 16 (80.00%) VBScript
2 10 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (40.00%) ISEB
3 7 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Certification
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) HP
1 3 (15.00%) SAP