The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 0.74% - 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.82% - 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £35,000 - £28,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 - £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,350 - £30,250
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 Stockport with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 71 42 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 26.39% 27.27% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 160 66 109
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,750 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Stockport

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in Stockport

For the 6 months to 29 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 Stockport region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ATDD
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft