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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Rank 159 158 180
Rank change year-on-year -1 +22  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 4 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.15% 0.46% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% 2.11% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 5
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.61% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £36,250 £41,500
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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 619 712 530
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 23.84% 21.73% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 540 578 451
Median salary £45,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in Leeds

HP UFT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (40.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Coaching
6 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (30.00%) ISEB
6 3 (30.00%) WinRunner
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Telerik
6 3 (30.00%) Legal
7 2 (20.00%) CRM
7 2 (20.00%) JIRA
7 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Test Management
7 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (20.00%) C#

HP UFT
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (10.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (30.00%) WinRunner
3 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) eggPlant
4 1 (10.00%) Firebug
4 1 (10.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (10.00%) JBehave
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (10.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (10.00%) VersionOne
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer in Test
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Test Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Telerik
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) T-Plan
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