The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 233 202
Rank change year-on-year +14 -31  
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 14 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.44% 1.37% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 19
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £42,500 £50,000
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 971 874 860
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 19.05% 14.34% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 824 709 767
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -7.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

HP UFT
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in the West Midlands

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for HP UFT in the West Midlands

HP UFT
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP UFT within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Birmingham +13 12 £46,250 +8.82%
Coventry -4 1 - -
HP UFT
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 21 (91.30%) Test Automation
2 19 (82.61%) Selenium
3 16 (69.57%) Scala
3 16 (69.57%) Java
3 16 (69.57%) VBScript
4 15 (65.22%) Unit Testing
4 15 (65.22%) Integration Testing
4 15 (65.22%) System Testing
4 15 (65.22%) SDLC
5 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
5 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
5 10 (43.48%) VB
5 10 (43.48%) Test Strategy
6 9 (39.13%) BDD
6 9 (39.13%) Test Management
6 9 (39.13%) ISEB
7 8 (34.78%) Finance
7 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
8 7 (30.43%) Matrix Management
8 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (30.43%) Process Improvement
9 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
9 5 (21.74%) Coaching
9 5 (21.74%) HP
10 4 (17.39%) SAP Certification
10 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
10 4 (17.39%) SAP
10 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
10 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (17.39%) QA

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (4.35%) SAP ERP
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Selenium
2 4 (17.39%) eCATT
2 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
3 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Test Manager
2 9 (39.13%) Test Automation Manager
3 8 (34.78%) Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Test Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) SAP Manager
6 3 (13.04%) SAP Test Manager
7 2 (8.70%) Tester
8 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Programme Test Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.35%) SAP Programme Manager
8 1 (4.35%) SAP Project Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
8 1 (4.35%) Software Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
8 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Fintech
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Test Automation
2 15 (65.22%) Integration Testing
2 15 (65.22%) SDLC
2 15 (65.22%) System Testing
2 15 (65.22%) Unit Testing
3 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
3 10 (43.48%) Test Strategy
4 9 (39.13%) BDD
4 9 (39.13%) Test Management
5 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
6 7 (30.43%) Matrix Management
6 7 (30.43%) Process Improvement
7 5 (21.74%) Coaching
7 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
8 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
9 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
10 1 (4.35%) ERP
10 1 (4.35%) Line Management
10 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
1 16 (69.57%) Scala
1 16 (69.57%) VBScript
2 10 (43.48%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
2 9 (39.13%) ISEB
3 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (17.39%) SAP Certification
5 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
5 2 (8.70%) PMP
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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