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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 182 173 171
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 44 47 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.78% 0.81% 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.87% 9.53% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 31
Average salary £48,250 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.96% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £27,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -11.25%
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
446 493 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.95% 8.49% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 327 335 246
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -4 24 £46,625 +21.89% 2
Maidenhead +5 7 £57,500 +61.97%
Slough - 3 £45,000 -
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 1 April 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 76 (53.90%) ISEB
2 67 (47.52%) HP
3 55 (39.01%) QuickTest Pro
4 54 (38.30%) ISTQB
5 52 (36.88%) Security Cleared
6 50 (35.46%) Test Management
7 47 (33.33%) Windows
8 44 (31.21%) Test Scripting
9 40 (28.37%) LoadRunner
10 39 (27.66%) Finance
11 36 (25.53%) Telecoms
12 35 (24.82%) TestDirector
12 35 (24.82%) Selenium
13 32 (22.70%) Performance Testing
13 32 (22.70%) Test Automation
14 31 (21.99%) SC Cleared
15 30 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
15 30 (21.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 29 (20.57%) Test Planning
17 28 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
18 26 (18.44%) Windows XP
18 26 (18.44%) QA
19 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (16.31%) Software Testing
20 19 (13.48%) Java
20 19 (13.48%) Oracle
20 19 (13.48%) Test Strategy
21 18 (12.77%) C#
21 18 (12.77%) MS Excel
21 18 (12.77%) TCP/IP

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 15 (10.64%) SharePoint Server
2 14 (9.93%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.71%) CMS
4 1 (0.71%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.38%) MS Project
3 5 (3.55%) MS Office
3 5 (3.55%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) SAP WM
2 2 (1.42%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (1.42%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.77%) TCP/IP
2 12 (8.51%) LAN
3 11 (7.80%) WAN
4 5 (3.55%) Ethernet
4 5 (3.55%) MPLS
4 5 (3.55%) SDH
5 3 (2.13%) VoIP
5 3 (2.13%) DNS
5 3 (2.13%) HTTP
5 3 (2.13%) RTP
5 3 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.13%) LTE
6 2 (1.42%) RTCP
6 2 (1.42%) GGSN
6 2 (1.42%) 4G
6 2 (1.42%) MVNO
6 2 (1.42%) SS7
6 2 (1.42%) H.323
6 2 (1.42%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.42%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.42%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.42%) QlikView
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 55 (39.01%) QuickTest Pro
2 40 (28.37%) LoadRunner
3 35 (24.82%) Selenium
3 35 (24.82%) TestDirector
4 13 (9.22%) Cucumber
5 11 (7.80%) WinRunner
6 9 (6.38%) JIRA
7 3 (2.13%) Bugzilla
7 3 (2.13%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.13%) MSTest
8 2 (1.42%) Robotium
8 2 (1.42%) Subversion
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.42%) JBehave
8 2 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.42%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.42%) JMeter
9 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.71%) Ant
General
1 39 (27.66%) Finance
2 36 (25.53%) Telecoms
3 15 (10.64%) Retail
4 14 (9.93%) Banking
5 9 (6.38%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.84%) Billing
6 4 (2.84%) Marketing
7 2 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.71%) Law
8 1 (0.71%) Legal
8 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (34.75%) Analyst
2 46 (32.62%) Test Analyst
3 31 (21.99%) Test Manager
4 24 (17.02%) Tester
5 15 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (10.64%) Senior Test Analyst
5 15 (10.64%) Test Leader
6 12 (8.51%) Test Consultant
6 12 (8.51%) Performance Tester
6 12 (8.51%) Consultant
7 8 (5.67%) Performance Test Leader
8 7 (4.96%) Senior Tester
9 6 (4.26%) Test Engineer
9 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Tester
9 6 (4.26%) Performance Analyst
9 6 (4.26%) Performance Test Analyst
10 5 (3.55%) Junior Test Analyst
10 5 (3.55%) Junior Analyst
10 5 (3.55%) Junior
11 4 (2.84%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.84%) SOAP
2 3 (2.13%) EDI
2 3 (2.13%) XMPP
3 2 (1.42%) .NET
3 2 (1.42%) Web Services
3 2 (1.42%) XML
4 1 (0.71%) Spring
4 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.71%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.22%) Replication
3 9 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.96%) Clustering
4 7 (4.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.13%) Open Source
6 2 (1.42%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.42%) New Media
6 2 (1.42%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.71%) Statistics
7 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.71%) IPTV
7 1 (0.71%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 47 (33.33%) Windows
2 30 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (18.44%) Windows XP
4 11 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.80%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.84%) UNIX
6 3 (2.13%) Linux
7 1 (0.71%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.71%) LynxOS
7 1 (0.71%) Android
7 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.46%) Test Management
2 44 (31.21%) Test Scripting
3 32 (22.70%) Test Automation
3 32 (22.70%) Performance Testing
4 29 (20.57%) Test Planning
5 23 (16.31%) Software Testing
5 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (13.48%) Test Strategy
7 14 (9.93%) Automation Testing
7 14 (9.93%) Performance Engineering
8 12 (8.51%) Mentoring
8 12 (8.51%) PRINCE2
8 12 (8.51%) Integration Testing
9 11 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (7.09%) Regression Testing
11 9 (6.38%) Waterfall
12 8 (5.67%) Release Management
12 8 (5.67%) People Management
12 8 (5.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.48%) Java
2 18 (12.77%) C#
3 16 (11.35%) C
4 14 (9.93%) PowerShell
5 13 (9.22%) SQL
6 6 (4.26%) VBScript
7 4 (2.84%) Python
8 3 (2.13%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.42%) Perl
9 2 (1.42%) C++
9 2 (1.42%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.42%) XPath
9 2 (1.42%) Groovy
10 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.71%) Ada
Qualifications
1 76 (53.90%) ISEB
2 54 (38.30%) ISTQB
3 52 (36.88%) Security Cleared
4 31 (21.99%) SC Cleared
5 30 (21.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (12.06%) Degree
7 8 (5.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 7 (4.96%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.84%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (2.13%) APMP
11 2 (1.42%) CISSP
12 1 (0.71%) PMP
12 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.71%) HND
12 1 (0.71%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (18.44%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) DO-178B
System Software
1 14 (9.93%) Active Directory
1 14 (9.93%) vSphere
2 13 (9.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.51%) Netcool
2 7 (4.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (4.96%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.13%) SCCM
4 2 (1.42%) Foglight
4 2 (1.42%) OPNET
5 1 (0.71%) Iperf
Vendors
1 67 (47.52%) HP
2 19 (13.48%) Oracle
3 14 (9.93%) VMware
4 7 (4.96%) Veritas
4 7 (4.96%) McAfee
4 7 (4.96%) Citrix
5 6 (4.26%) Fujitsu
6 5 (3.55%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.55%) Cisco
6 5 (3.55%) Cramer
6 5 (3.55%) Remedy
6 5 (3.55%) Infovista
7 3 (2.13%) Mitel
7 3 (2.13%) Capita
7 3 (2.13%) IBM
7 3 (2.13%) SAP
7 3 (2.13%) Panasonic
8 2 (1.42%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.42%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.71%) hybris
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k base with an £80k OTE Plus Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 15 days ago