Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 268 289
Rank change year-on-year +17 +21 +5
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 12 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% 0.74% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 16
West Yorkshire median annual salary £53,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.57% -12.50% +12.17%
10th Percentile £34,225 £32,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £46,500 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% +6.06%

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 1286 1483 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.13% 19.32% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1327 1304
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Leeds +25 11 £55,000 +57.14%
Pontefract - 1 £45,000 -
HP UFT
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) Selenium
3 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
4 7 (58.33%) SpecFlow
4 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Web Services
5 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
6 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
7 4 (33.33%) FitNesse
7 4 (33.33%) Test Management
7 4 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (33.33%) XSD
7 4 (33.33%) Java
7 4 (33.33%) SOAP
7 4 (33.33%) WSDL
7 4 (33.33%) BDD
7 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (33.33%) ATDD
7 4 (33.33%) User Stories
7 4 (33.33%) Test Planning

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) PuTTY
1 3 (25.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
1 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 7 (58.33%) SpecFlow
2 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) FitNesse
5 3 (25.00%) Ant
5 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (25.00%) TestNG
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Test Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Test Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) WSDL
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (33.33%) ATDD
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Test Management
4 4 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) API Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) F#
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Software AG
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) webMethods
4 1 (8.33%) Telerik