Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 230 266
Rank change year-on-year +25 +36 -13
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 11 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.22% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.07% 0.64% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 10
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% - -1.85%
10th Percentile £33,650 £32,000 £34,475
90th Percentile £70,000 £45,000 £60,375
West Yorkshire median annual salary £53,750 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +53.57% -12.50% +12.17%

HP UFT is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1024 1097 1268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 20.92% 20.18% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 879 966 984
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,500 £56,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing HP UFT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for HP UFT in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) HP
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (63.64%) Selenium
3 7 (63.64%) SoapUI
3 7 (63.64%) SpecFlow
4 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
5 4 (36.36%) ATDD
5 4 (36.36%) User Stories
5 4 (36.36%) Test Planning
5 4 (36.36%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (36.36%) FitNesse
5 4 (36.36%) Usability Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Test Management
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) WSDL
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) XSD
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 4 (36.36%) Finance

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) PuTTY
1 3 (27.27%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
1 7 (63.64%) SoapUI
1 7 (63.64%) SpecFlow
1 7 (63.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
2 4 (36.36%) FitNesse
3 3 (27.27%) Ant
3 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (27.27%) TestNG
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Automotive
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Test Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Test Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Principal Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Principal Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) SOAP
2 4 (36.36%) WSDL
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
3 4 (36.36%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) ATDD
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Test Management
3 4 (36.36%) Test Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Usability Testing
3 4 (36.36%) User Stories
4 3 (27.27%) API Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (27.27%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 3 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) F#
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) HP
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) Software AG
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) webMethods