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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 164 178
Rank change year-on-year +7 +14  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.040% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.57% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £35,000 £62,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.00% +60.25%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 563 524 506
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 22.45% 17.91% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 496 443 393
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 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

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 Leeds region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (40.00%) SDET
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) RAD
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Access
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing

HP UFT
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) eggPlant
3 1 (20.00%) Firebug
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer in Test
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SDET
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) T-Plan