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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 130 205 173
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -32
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 99 25 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.70% 0.42% 0.90%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.68% 4.84% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 54 10 42
Average salary £47,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.65% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £26,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £73,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -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
530 517 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.10% 8.73% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 352 354 260
Average salary £47,000 £44,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,050 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
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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 +58 69 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bracknell -8 14 £48,750 +80.55% 2
Maidenhead +4 4 £48,000 -4.00%
Slough -5 3 £32,500 -59.37% 1
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 115 (55.56%) ISEB
2 100 (48.31%) Windows
3 96 (46.38%) Security Cleared
4 92 (44.44%) ISTQB
5 82 (39.61%) Finance
5 82 (39.61%) QuickTest Pro
6 80 (38.65%) HP
7 76 (36.71%) SC Cleared
8 75 (36.23%) Test Automation
9 72 (34.78%) TestDirector
10 70 (33.82%) Test Management
11 67 (32.37%) Test Scripting
12 66 (31.88%) Windows Server 2003
13 52 (25.12%) Windows XP
14 44 (21.26%) Telecoms
15 40 (19.32%) LoadRunner
16 37 (17.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 36 (17.39%) SQL
18 35 (16.91%) Test Planning
18 35 (16.91%) Test Strategy
19 32 (15.46%) Performance Testing
20 31 (14.98%) Selenium
20 31 (14.98%) Windows Server 2008
20 31 (14.98%) Regression Testing
20 31 (14.98%) Oracle
21 30 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
22 29 (14.01%) Windows 7
23 28 (13.53%) Active Directory
23 28 (13.53%) WinRunner
24 27 (13.04%) Manual Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 25 (12.08%) SharePoint Server
2 19 (9.18%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.83%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.86%) IIS
5 6 (2.90%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.97%) Apache
6 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.45%) MS Project
2 3 (1.45%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) SAP WM
2 2 (0.97%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (0.97%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.11%) LAN
1 23 (11.11%) WAN
2 17 (8.21%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.90%) DNS
4 5 (2.42%) Ethernet
4 5 (2.42%) SDH
4 5 (2.42%) MPLS
4 5 (2.42%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.45%) Wireless
5 3 (1.45%) HTTP
5 3 (1.45%) LTE
5 3 (1.45%) 4G
5 3 (1.45%) MVNO
6 2 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (0.97%) NAS
6 2 (0.97%) tcpdump
6 2 (0.97%) VLAN
6 2 (0.97%) WPA
6 2 (0.97%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.97%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.97%) SAP BW
2 2 (0.97%) QlikView
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 82 (39.61%) QuickTest Pro
2 72 (34.78%) TestDirector
3 40 (19.32%) LoadRunner
4 31 (14.98%) Selenium
5 28 (13.53%) WinRunner
6 13 (6.28%) Cucumber
7 12 (5.80%) SilkPerformer
8 4 (1.93%) JIRA
9 3 (1.45%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.45%) MSTest
9 3 (1.45%) Ant
9 3 (1.45%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.45%) Bugzilla
9 3 (1.45%) Maven
10 2 (0.97%) Subversion
10 2 (0.97%) ClearQuest
10 2 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.48%) Ranorex
General
1 82 (39.61%) Finance
2 44 (21.26%) Telecoms
3 27 (13.04%) Retail
4 8 (3.86%) Banking
5 7 (3.38%) Billing
6 3 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.48%) Law
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 98 (47.34%) Analyst
2 97 (46.86%) Test Analyst
3 39 (18.84%) Senior Analyst
3 39 (18.84%) Senior Test Analyst
4 35 (16.91%) Test Manager
5 26 (12.56%) Test Leader
6 24 (11.59%) Tester
7 20 (9.66%) Consultant
7 20 (9.66%) Test Consultant
8 16 (7.73%) Senior Tester
8 16 (7.73%) Test Engineer
9 14 (6.76%) Performance Test Leader
10 11 (5.31%) Performance Analyst
10 11 (5.31%) Performance Test Analyst
10 11 (5.31%) Senior Test Engineer
11 10 (4.83%) Senior Automation Tester
11 10 (4.83%) Automation Tester
12 6 (2.90%) Infrastructure Tester
13 5 (2.42%) Software Tester
14 4 (1.93%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.80%) XML
2 4 (1.93%) .NET
3 3 (1.45%) ICEfaces
3 3 (1.45%) EDI
3 3 (1.45%) Spring
4 1 (0.48%) XMPP
4 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.18%) Clustering
3 10 (4.83%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.35%) Replication
5 6 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.90%) Open Source
6 3 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.97%) iPad
7 2 (0.97%) HP StorageWorks
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.48%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.48%) IPTV
8 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.48%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 100 (48.31%) Windows
2 66 (31.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 52 (25.12%) Windows XP
4 31 (14.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (14.01%) Windows 7
6 18 (8.70%) UNIX
7 17 (8.21%) Linux
8 9 (4.35%) Solaris
9 3 (1.45%) VxWorks
9 3 (1.45%) LynxOS
10 2 (0.97%) VMS
10 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.97%) CentOS
10 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (36.23%) Test Automation
2 70 (33.82%) Test Management
3 67 (32.37%) Test Scripting
4 35 (16.91%) Test Strategy
4 35 (16.91%) Test Planning
5 32 (15.46%) Performance Testing
6 31 (14.98%) Regression Testing
7 27 (13.04%) Manual Testing
8 24 (11.59%) Automation Testing
9 23 (11.11%) Migration
10 18 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (8.70%) Integration Testing
11 16 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (7.25%) PRINCE2
12 15 (7.25%) Software Testing
12 15 (7.25%) Mentoring
13 13 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (5.80%) System Testing
15 10 (4.83%) Non-Functional Testing
15 10 (4.83%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 36 (17.39%) SQL
2 24 (11.59%) VBScript
3 13 (6.28%) C#
4 12 (5.80%) Java
4 12 (5.80%) C
5 10 (4.83%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.38%) Python
7 4 (1.93%) Perl
7 4 (1.93%) C++
8 3 (1.45%) Ada
9 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 115 (55.56%) ISEB
2 96 (46.38%) Security Cleared
3 92 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 76 (36.71%) SC Cleared
5 37 (17.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 22 (10.63%) DV Cleared
7 15 (7.25%) Degree
8 11 (5.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 9 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.97%) CWNA
11 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.97%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.73%) QA
2 3 (1.45%) DO-178B
System Software
1 28 (13.53%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.76%) VMware ESX
4 11 (5.31%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (3.86%) vSphere
6 2 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.97%) Nmap
7 1 (0.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (10.63%) Netcool
2 17 (8.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (8.21%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.45%) SCCM
4 2 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.97%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 80 (38.65%) HP
2 31 (14.98%) Oracle
3 22 (10.63%) VMware
4 18 (8.70%) Fujitsu
5 17 (8.21%) McAfee
5 17 (8.21%) Citrix
5 17 (8.21%) Veritas
6 11 (5.31%) NetApp
7 9 (4.35%) Microsoft
8 6 (2.90%) Cisco
9 5 (2.42%) Cramer
9 5 (2.42%) Remedy
9 5 (2.42%) Infovista
10 3 (1.45%) SAP
11 2 (0.97%) Dell
11 2 (0.97%) EMC
11 2 (0.97%) Hitachi
11 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.97%) Symantec
11 2 (0.97%) Juniper
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £50000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 days holi
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £4500.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago