The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 150 186 155
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -31
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 76 39 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.38% 0.72% 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.87% 8.01% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 48 15 43
Average salary £48,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -9.33%
HP Quality Center
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
479 487 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.67% 9.02% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 356 344 230
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £33,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Berkshire region.

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in Berkshire

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Berkshire

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +36 51 £48,250 +10.28% 4
Maidenhead -2 6 £57,500 +61.97%
Slough - 4 £43,750 - 2
Newbury - 1 - -
Hungerford - 1 £41,500 -
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP Quality Center.

1 100 (57.47%) ISEB
2 76 (43.68%) HP
2 76 (43.68%) Security Cleared
3 75 (43.10%) Windows
4 73 (41.95%) QuickTest Pro
5 69 (39.66%) ISTQB
6 63 (36.21%) Test Management
7 60 (34.48%) Test Scripting
8 53 (30.46%) Test Automation
9 51 (29.31%) SC Cleared
9 51 (29.31%) LoadRunner
9 51 (29.31%) TestDirector
10 50 (28.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 48 (27.59%) Finance
12 46 (26.44%) Windows XP
13 43 (24.71%) Telecoms
14 39 (22.41%) Performance Testing
15 38 (21.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 35 (20.11%) Selenium
17 30 (17.24%) Test Planning
18 28 (16.09%) SQL
18 28 (16.09%) Oracle
19 26 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
21 24 (13.79%) WinRunner
21 24 (13.79%) Software Testing
21 24 (13.79%) SharePoint Server
21 24 (13.79%) QA
22 23 (13.22%) Test Strategy
23 22 (12.64%) Windows 7

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP Quality Center. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (13.79%) SharePoint Server
2 15 (8.62%) MS Exchange
3 13 (7.47%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.30%) IIS
4 4 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.57%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.17%) MS Project
3 5 (2.87%) MS Office
3 5 (2.87%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.72%) SAP WM
2 2 (1.15%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (1.15%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.49%) LAN
2 19 (10.92%) WAN
2 19 (10.92%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.87%) MPLS
3 5 (2.87%) Ethernet
3 5 (2.87%) SDH
4 4 (2.30%) DNS
5 3 (1.72%) HTTP
5 3 (1.72%) 3GPP
5 3 (1.72%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.72%) LTE
5 3 (1.72%) 4G
5 3 (1.72%) MVNO
6 2 (1.15%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.15%) GGSN
6 2 (1.15%) H.323
6 2 (1.15%) RTP
6 2 (1.15%) SS7
6 2 (1.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.15%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.15%) QlikView
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 73 (41.95%) QuickTest Pro
2 51 (29.31%) LoadRunner
2 51 (29.31%) TestDirector
3 35 (20.11%) Selenium
4 24 (13.79%) WinRunner
5 13 (7.47%) Cucumber
6 8 (4.60%) JIRA
7 7 (4.02%) SilkPerformer
8 3 (1.72%) Maven
8 3 (1.72%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.72%) Ant
8 3 (1.72%) Bugzilla
8 3 (1.72%) MSTest
9 2 (1.15%) Subversion
9 2 (1.15%) ClearQuest
9 2 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.15%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
General
1 48 (27.59%) Finance
2 43 (24.71%) Telecoms
3 20 (11.49%) Retail
4 15 (8.62%) Banking
5 9 (5.17%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.87%) Billing
7 3 (1.72%) Marketing
8 2 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.57%) Law
9 1 (0.57%) Legal
9 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (40.23%) Analyst
2 68 (39.08%) Test Analyst
3 33 (18.97%) Test Manager
4 26 (14.94%) Senior Analyst
4 26 (14.94%) Senior Test Analyst
5 25 (14.37%) Tester
6 20 (11.49%) Consultant
6 20 (11.49%) Test Consultant
7 18 (10.34%) Test Leader
8 11 (6.32%) Performance Test Leader
8 11 (6.32%) Performance Tester
9 9 (5.17%) Senior Tester
9 9 (5.17%) Performance Analyst
9 9 (5.17%) Performance Test Analyst
10 8 (4.60%) Test Engineer
11 6 (3.45%) Infrastructure Tester
12 5 (2.87%) Junior
12 5 (2.87%) Junior Test Analyst
12 5 (2.87%) Junior Analyst
13 4 (2.30%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.72%) EDI
1 3 (1.72%) Spring
1 3 (1.72%) XMPP
1 3 (1.72%) .NET
1 3 (1.72%) SOAP
1 3 (1.72%) ICEfaces
2 2 (1.15%) XML
3 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.05%) Clustering
3 12 (6.90%) Replication
4 9 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.02%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.72%) Open Source
6 3 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.15%) New Media
8 1 (0.57%) iPad
8 1 (0.57%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.57%) IPTV
8 1 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 75 (43.10%) Windows
2 50 (28.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 46 (26.44%) Windows XP
4 22 (12.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (12.64%) Windows 7
5 13 (7.47%) UNIX
6 10 (5.75%) Linux
7 5 (2.87%) Solaris
8 3 (1.72%) VxWorks
8 3 (1.72%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (36.21%) Test Management
2 60 (34.48%) Test Scripting
3 53 (30.46%) Test Automation
4 39 (22.41%) Performance Testing
5 30 (17.24%) Test Planning
6 25 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (13.79%) Software Testing
8 23 (13.22%) Test Strategy
9 21 (12.07%) Regression Testing
10 17 (9.77%) Migration
10 17 (9.77%) Automation Testing
11 15 (8.62%) Integration Testing
12 13 (7.47%) Performance Engineering
13 12 (6.90%) PRINCE2
13 12 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (6.32%) Waterfall
15 9 (5.17%) Manual Testing
15 9 (5.17%) Mentoring
16 8 (4.60%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.09%) SQL
2 19 (10.92%) C#
3 18 (10.34%) Java
4 17 (9.77%) C
5 13 (7.47%) PowerShell
6 9 (5.17%) VBScript
7 6 (3.45%) Python
8 4 (2.30%) C++
8 4 (2.30%) Perl
9 3 (1.72%) Ada
10 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 100 (57.47%) ISEB
2 76 (43.68%) Security Cleared
3 69 (39.66%) ISTQB
4 51 (29.31%) SC Cleared
5 38 (21.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (9.77%) Degree
7 10 (5.75%) DV Cleared
8 8 (4.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (2.30%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.72%) APMP
11 2 (1.15%) VCP4
12 1 (0.57%) AAT
12 1 (0.57%) PMP
12 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.57%) CISSP
12 1 (0.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.79%) QA
2 3 (1.72%) DO-178B
System Software
1 22 (12.64%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.47%) vSphere
4 7 (4.02%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.87%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (10.92%) Netcool
2 14 (8.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 14 (8.05%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.72%) SCCM
4 1 (0.57%) Foglight
4 1 (0.57%) OPNET
Vendors
1 76 (43.68%) HP
2 28 (16.09%) Oracle
3 20 (11.49%) VMware
4 14 (8.05%) Veritas
4 14 (8.05%) Citrix
4 14 (8.05%) McAfee
5 13 (7.47%) Fujitsu
6 6 (3.45%) Cisco
7 5 (2.87%) Remedy
7 5 (2.87%) Infovista
7 5 (2.87%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.87%) NetApp
7 5 (2.87%) Cramer
8 3 (1.72%) Panasonic
8 3 (1.72%) Mitel
8 3 (1.72%) Capita
8 3 (1.72%) IBM
8 3 (1.72%) SAP
9 1 (0.57%) Empirix
9 1 (0.57%) Ericsson
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