The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 145 171
Rank change year-on-year -16 +26  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 3 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.10% 0.63% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 3.91% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 14
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,400 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £50,000 £42,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% -11.87%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 530 511 418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 18.09% 16.05% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 435 408 379
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

HP UFT
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in the East Midlands

HP UFT
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Nottinghamshire -1 1 £36,000 -14.28% 1
Leicestershire -16 1 £30,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £35,000 -
HP UFT
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
2 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
3 7 (77.78%) Gherkin
4 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Automation Testing
4 6 (66.67%) BDD
4 6 (66.67%) QA
4 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) Windows
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
6 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (44.44%) JIRA
6 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
7 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
7 3 (33.33%) Calabash
7 3 (33.33%) Ranorex
7 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (33.33%) Capybara
7 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 3 (33.33%) System Testing
7 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (33.33%) ISEB
7 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (33.33%) SDLC

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
3 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) Calabash
5 3 (33.33%) Capybara
5 3 (33.33%) Protractor
5 3 (33.33%) Ranorex
5 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
7 1 (11.11%) JMeter
7 1 (11.11%) NUnit
7 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
7 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Tester
2 5 (55.56%) Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Software Tester
3 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) QA Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) QA Tester
4 3 (33.33%) Software Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) QA Leader
5 2 (22.22%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
6 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
6 1 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
6 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 6 (66.67%) BDD
1 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) System Testing
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) API Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Management
6 1 (11.11%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
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