The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 38 - 17
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.24% - 1.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.52% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £33,500 - -
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 County Antrim with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
County Antrim
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 46 9 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 19.01% 7.56% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 12
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.66% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim 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 County Antrim

HP UFT
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in County Antrim

HP UFT
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Belfast - 3 £33,500 -
HP UFT
Northern Ireland

HP UFT
Top 25 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

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 County Antrim region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Stress Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) JBehave
3 1 (25.00%) TestComplete
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (25.00%) JBehave
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) TestComplete
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
2 3 (75.00%) Software Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Stress Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB