Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT), formerly QuickTest Professional (QTP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 283 302 305
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3 -9
Permanent jobs citing HP UFT 31 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.33% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% 1.73% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 47
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% +6.06%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,625 £28,550
90th Percentile £70,000 £47,125 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1984 2133 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.45% 19.24% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1673 1872 2010
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

HP UFT
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HP UFT in Yorkshire

HP UFT
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for HP UFT in Yorkshire

HP UFT
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP UFT in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for HP UFT in Yorkshire

HP UFT
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
South Yorkshire +14 18 £40,000 -5.88%
West Yorkshire +21 12 £53,750 +53.57% 1
HP UFT
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP UFT.

1 30 (96.77%) Test Automation
2 25 (80.65%) HP
3 24 (77.42%) Selenium
4 22 (70.97%) SoapUI
4 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (67.74%) Test Strategy
6 20 (64.52%) QA
7 18 (58.06%) Test Scripting
8 14 (45.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 14 (45.16%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
9 9 (29.03%) .NET
9 9 (29.03%) Web Services
10 7 (22.58%) SQL
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 7 (22.58%) SpecFlow
10 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (19.35%) Performance Testing
12 5 (16.13%) LoadRunner
12 5 (16.13%) Finance
12 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
12 5 (16.13%) Test Management
12 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
12 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
12 5 (16.13%) User Stories
13 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
13 4 (12.90%) ATDD
13 4 (12.90%) Scenario Testing
13 4 (12.90%) Acceptance Criteria

HP UFT
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (3.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) PuTTY
1 3 (9.68%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (77.42%) Selenium
2 22 (70.97%) SoapUI
3 7 (22.58%) SpecFlow
3 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
4 5 (16.13%) LoadRunner
5 4 (12.90%) FitNesse
6 3 (9.68%) Ant
6 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (9.68%) TestNG
7 2 (6.45%) eCATT
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Automotive
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Test Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) QA Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) QA Test Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Software QA Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Software Quality Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior QA Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Test Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Test Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Test Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Junior
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) .NET
1 9 (29.03%) Web Services
2 4 (12.90%) SOAP
2 4 (12.90%) WSDL
2 4 (12.90%) XML
2 4 (12.90%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Test Automation
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (67.74%) Test Strategy
4 18 (58.06%) Test Scripting
5 14 (45.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (19.35%) Performance Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Test Management
7 5 (16.13%) User Stories
8 4 (12.90%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (12.90%) ATDD
8 4 (12.90%) BDD
8 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
8 4 (12.90%) Usability Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (9.68%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) C
3 3 (9.68%) F#
4 2 (6.45%) VBScript
5 1 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.45%) SAP Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PMP
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (64.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) HP
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) Software AG
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) webMethods
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Telerik