Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 215 250 253
Rank change year-on-year +35 +3 +32
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 7 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.61% 0.66% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 10
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,133 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.21% +57.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £33,862 £31,250 £32,375
90th Percentile £56,000 £70,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,133 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.85% +5.88% +30.77%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,151 1,365 1,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.92% 20.62% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1,181 1,277
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in West Yorkshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in West Yorkshire

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for HP UFT in West Yorkshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Leeds +35 6 £47,883 -12.94%
Halifax - 1 £55,000 -
HP UFT
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT jobs citing HP UFT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 5 (71.43%) Coaching
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Confluence
3 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 4 (57.14%) WCAG
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Nessus
3 4 (57.14%) JMeter
3 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
3 4 (57.14%) Microservices
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) Burp Suite
3 4 (57.14%) Slack
3 4 (57.14%) OWASP
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) COBOL
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) VB

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 4 (57.14%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Slack
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Burp Suite
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) JMeter
3 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Appium
5 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 1 (14.29%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Test Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Coaching
2 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) Microservices
3 4 (57.14%) OWASP
3 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) COBOL
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Nessus