Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 88 87
Rank change year-on-year +18 -1 +27
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 18 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.62% 1.73% 1.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.67% 7.89% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 30
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +34.92% -13.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £39,500 £27,425
90th Percentile £66,500 £47,125 £48,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% +24.09% +7.87%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 270 304 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 24.24% 21.93% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 229 264 340
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% +11.59%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £48,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +17 18 £40,000 +12.68%
HP UFT
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 17 (94.44%) QA
1 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
2 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) HP
3 15 (83.33%) Test Strategy
4 14 (77.78%) SoapUI
4 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
4 14 (77.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 14 (77.78%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
6 2 (11.11%) Stress Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Scalability Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) eCATT
6 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.11%) SAP Certification
6 2 (11.11%) C
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 14 (77.78%) SoapUI
3 2 (11.11%) eCATT
3 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Test Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) QA Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) QA Test Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) Software QA Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) Software Quality Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior QA Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Tester
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Manager
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Test Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Programme Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (83.33%) Test Strategy
4 14 (77.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
5 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Scalability Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Stress Testing
7 1 (5.56%) ERP
7 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) SAP