The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 54 76
Rank change year-on-year -19 +22  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 1 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.14% 1.96% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.70% 10.83% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £30,000 - £25,500
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 142 120 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 19.83% 18.10% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 112 95 64
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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 Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (75.00%) Capybara
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Calabash
2 3 (75.00%) Ranorex
2 3 (75.00%) Protractor
3 2 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) API Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (75.00%) Calabash
2 3 (75.00%) Capybara
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Protractor
2 3 (75.00%) Ranorex
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Tester
3 1 (25.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) API Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center