The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 48 65
Rank change year-on-year -29 +17  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 7 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.95% 3.48% 2.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.83% 14.65% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 20
Median salary £65,000 £42,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% +8.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £50,000 £42,500
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 183 157 201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 24.83% 23.79% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 158 143 183
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in South Yorkshire

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for HP UFT in South Yorkshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Doncaster - 4 - -
Sheffield -11 2 £67,500 +92.85%
HP UFT
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Functional Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Exploratory Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Rational Functional Tester
3 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 5 (71.43%) Wealth Management
3 5 (71.43%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) SilkTest
3 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) SOA
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) XBRL
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 5 (71.43%) .NET

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Rational Functional Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) SilkTest
2 2 (28.57%) eCATT
2 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Manager
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Programme Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) XBRL
1 5 (71.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Functional Testing
1 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Exploratory Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
2 5 (71.43%) Wealth Management
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) CMMI
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Statistics
3 4 (57.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PMP
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) HP