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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 128 117
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 8 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.44% 0.55% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.86% 3.54% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 6
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +71.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.63% -11.25%  

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 280 367 254
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 15.31% 15.58% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 239 328 221
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (80.95%) Automated Testing
2 15 (71.43%) Selenium
3 13 (61.90%) SDLC
4 12 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 12 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 12 (57.14%) ISEB
5 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Test Management
6 8 (38.10%) System Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Scala
6 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
6 8 (38.10%) Java
6 8 (38.10%) VBScript
6 8 (38.10%) Wealth Management
7 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
8 6 (28.57%) VB
9 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 5 (23.81%) BDD
9 5 (23.81%) Automation Testing
9 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
10 4 (19.05%) Matrix Management
11 3 (14.29%) QA
11 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
11 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (14.29%) Line Management
11 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
12 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
13 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development

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:

Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Selenium
2 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Automation Test Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Test Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Test Manager
3 8 (38.10%) Test Automation Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Developer in Test
6 1 (4.76%) QA Manager
6 1 (4.76%) QA Test Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Software QA Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Test Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
1 1 (4.76%) Lambda Expressions
1 1 (4.76%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Automated Testing
2 13 (61.90%) SDLC
3 12 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 9 (42.86%) Integration Testing
4 9 (42.86%) Test Management
4 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 8 (38.10%) System Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
5 8 (38.10%) Wealth Management
6 5 (23.81%) Automation Testing
6 5 (23.81%) BDD
6 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
7 4 (19.05%) Matrix Management
8 3 (14.29%) Line Management
8 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
9 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
1 8 (38.10%) Scala
1 8 (38.10%) VBScript
2 6 (28.57%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) ISEB
1 12 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago