The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 134 129 170
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +41
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 83 86 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.48% 1.55% 1.06%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.96% 18.66% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55 60 47
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £27,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
520 461 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.26% 8.31% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 337 328 293
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
HP Quality Center
South East

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 61 £37,500 - 3
Bracknell +2 7 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Maidenhead -16 2 £40,000 +14.28% 3
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 80 (52.29%) Finance
2 76 (49.67%) ISEB
3 67 (43.79%) TestDirector
4 62 (40.52%) HP
5 61 (39.87%) QuickTest Pro
6 54 (35.29%) Telecoms
7 50 (32.68%) Security Cleared
8 48 (31.37%) SC Cleared
9 47 (30.72%) Windows
10 46 (30.07%) Retail
11 44 (28.76%) Test Scripting
12 43 (28.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 41 (26.80%) ISTQB
14 40 (26.14%) QA
15 39 (25.49%) Test Management
16 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2003
17 34 (22.22%) Manual Testing
18 33 (21.57%) VBScript
19 32 (20.92%) Test Automation
20 31 (20.26%) Software Testing
21 30 (19.61%) System Testing
21 30 (19.61%) Automation Testing
22 29 (18.95%) Billing
23 28 (18.30%) Integration Testing
24 26 (16.99%) 4G
24 26 (16.99%) LTE
25 25 (16.34%) XML
26 22 (14.38%) JDE OneWorld
26 22 (14.38%) Test Strategy
27 19 (12.42%) User Acceptance Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 8 (5.23%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.96%) IIS
4 2 (1.31%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Project
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (14.38%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.99%) 4G
1 26 (16.99%) LTE
2 5 (3.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.96%) LAN
3 3 (1.96%) WAN
4 2 (1.31%) DHCP
4 2 (1.31%) FTP
4 2 (1.31%) DNS
4 2 (1.31%) Firewall
5 1 (0.65%) WPA
5 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.65%) Wireless
5 1 (0.65%) IPsec
5 1 (0.65%) 2G
5 1 (0.65%) SAN
5 1 (0.65%) 3G
5 1 (0.65%) 802.11
5 1 (0.65%) MPLS
5 1 (0.65%) BGP
5 1 (0.65%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 67 (43.79%) TestDirector
2 61 (39.87%) QuickTest Pro
3 18 (11.76%) LoadRunner
4 16 (10.46%) Selenium
5 10 (6.54%) WinRunner
6 6 (3.92%) Subversion
7 3 (1.96%) Bugzilla
7 3 (1.96%) SilkPerformer
8 2 (1.31%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.31%) Maven
8 2 (1.31%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.31%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.31%) Ant
9 1 (0.65%) Introscope
9 1 (0.65%) Toad
9 1 (0.65%) JIRA
9 1 (0.65%) JProfiler
9 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 80 (52.29%) Finance
2 54 (35.29%) Telecoms
3 46 (30.07%) Retail
4 29 (18.95%) Billing
5 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (65.36%) Analyst
1 100 (65.36%) Test Analyst
2 32 (20.92%) Senior Analyst
2 32 (20.92%) Senior Test Analyst
3 22 (14.38%) Manual Test Analyst
4 19 (12.42%) Tester
5 18 (11.76%) Test Leader
6 16 (10.46%) Test Manager
7 13 (8.50%) Test Engineer
8 10 (6.54%) Senior Tester
9 9 (5.88%) Performance Analyst
9 9 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (5.88%) Performance Test Analyst
10 7 (4.58%) Performance Test Leader
11 6 (3.92%) Senior Performance Analyst
11 6 (3.92%) Automation Tester
11 6 (3.92%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
11 6 (3.92%) QA Tester
11 6 (3.92%) Test Consultant
11 6 (3.92%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.34%) XML
2 3 (1.96%) .NET
3 2 (1.31%) ICEfaces
3 2 (1.31%) Spring
3 2 (1.31%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.65%) Middleware
4 1 (0.65%) ODBC
4 1 (0.65%) JDBC
4 1 (0.65%) SOAP
4 1 (0.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.27%) iPad
2 4 (2.61%) Open Source
3 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.31%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.31%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.31%) Clustering
5 1 (0.65%) Replication
5 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.65%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.65%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 47 (30.72%) Windows
2 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (9.80%) Windows XP
4 10 (6.54%) UNIX
5 9 (5.88%) Linux
6 7 (4.58%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.96%) Solaris
9 2 (1.31%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.31%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.31%) VxWorks
9 2 (1.31%) LynxOS
10 1 (0.65%) AIX
10 1 (0.65%) VMS
10 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.65%) CentOS
10 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.76%) Test Scripting
2 39 (25.49%) Test Management
3 34 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 32 (20.92%) Test Automation
5 31 (20.26%) Software Testing
6 30 (19.61%) System Testing
6 30 (19.61%) Automation Testing
7 28 (18.30%) Integration Testing
8 22 (14.38%) Test Strategy
9 19 (12.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (11.11%) Regression Testing
11 13 (8.50%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (8.50%) Software Distribution
12 10 (6.54%) Automated Testing
13 9 (5.88%) Scrum
14 8 (5.23%) Performance Testing
15 7 (4.58%) Usability Testing
16 6 (3.92%) Waterfall
16 6 (3.92%) Change Management
17 5 (3.27%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 33 (21.57%) VBScript
2 15 (9.80%) C
3 10 (6.54%) SQL
4 6 (3.92%) VB
4 6 (3.92%) Java
4 6 (3.92%) Python
5 3 (1.96%) Perl
5 3 (1.96%) C#
5 3 (1.96%) C++
6 2 (1.31%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.31%) Ada
6 2 (1.31%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.31%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 76 (49.67%) ISEB
2 50 (32.68%) Security Cleared
3 48 (31.37%) SC Cleared
4 43 (28.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 41 (26.80%) ISTQB
6 19 (12.42%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.65%) CWNA
9 1 (0.65%) CCNA
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (26.14%) QA
2 2 (1.31%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.61%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.31%) Nmap
5 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (4.58%) Netcool
2 6 (3.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.65%) Nessus
3 1 (0.65%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.65%) nmon
Vendors
1 62 (40.52%) HP
2 12 (7.84%) Fujitsu
3 8 (5.23%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.58%) Oracle
5 6 (3.92%) IBM
6 4 (2.61%) VMware
7 3 (1.96%) NetApp
8 2 (1.31%) Citrix
9 1 (0.65%) Cramer
9 1 (0.65%) Juniper
9 1 (0.65%) CA
9 1 (0.65%) Hitachi
9 1 (0.65%) Symantec
9 1 (0.65%) Remedy
9 1 (0.65%) Infovista
9 1 (0.65%) McAfee
9 1 (0.65%) Veritas
9 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco
9 1 (0.65%) Dell
Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum `+ Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Corporate Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 28 days ago