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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 122 136 186
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +50
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 108 94 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.82% 1.67% 0.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.32% 20.09% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 64 75 34
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £31,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -3.89%
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
559 468 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.44% 8.33% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 342 339 272
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -7 69 £40,750 -1.80% 6
Bracknell +3 17 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Maidenhead -16 4 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Slough -4 1 £37,500 -18.47%
Newbury - 1 £25,000 -
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 97 (51.32%) Finance
2 93 (49.21%) ISEB
3 86 (45.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 73 (38.62%) Windows
4 73 (38.62%) HP
4 73 (38.62%) Security Cleared
5 66 (34.92%) ISTQB
5 66 (34.92%) SC Cleared
5 66 (34.92%) TestDirector
6 62 (32.80%) Test Automation
7 58 (30.69%) Test Management
7 58 (30.69%) Test Scripting
8 49 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 46 (24.34%) Telecoms
9 46 (24.34%) Manual Testing
10 45 (23.81%) VBScript
11 42 (22.22%) Automation Testing
12 38 (20.11%) Retail
13 36 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 35 (18.52%) System Testing
15 33 (17.46%) Windows XP
16 32 (16.93%) Test Strategy
17 30 (15.87%) XML
18 29 (15.34%) Integration Testing
19 28 (14.81%) QA
20 27 (14.29%) Regression Testing
20 27 (14.29%) LoadRunner
21 26 (13.76%) Selenium
21 26 (13.76%) Test Planning
22 22 (11.64%) SQL

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (8.99%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.23%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.70%) IIS
4 4 (2.12%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.06%) Apache
5 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Project
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.76%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.29%) LTE
1 10 (5.29%) 4G
2 9 (4.76%) LAN
2 9 (4.76%) WAN
3 8 (4.23%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.59%) DNS
4 3 (1.59%) FTP
4 3 (1.59%) DHCP
4 3 (1.59%) Firewall
5 2 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.06%) Wireless
5 2 (1.06%) SSL
5 2 (1.06%) SAN
5 2 (1.06%) 802.11
5 2 (1.06%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.06%) NAS
5 2 (1.06%) tcpdump
5 2 (1.06%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.06%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 86 (45.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 66 (34.92%) TestDirector
3 27 (14.29%) LoadRunner
4 26 (13.76%) Selenium
5 18 (9.52%) WinRunner
6 10 (5.29%) SilkPerformer
7 7 (3.70%) Subversion
8 4 (2.12%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.06%) Maven
9 2 (1.06%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.06%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.06%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.06%) Ant
9 2 (1.06%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.06%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.53%) Toad
10 1 (0.53%) Introscope
10 1 (0.53%) JProfiler
General
1 97 (51.32%) Finance
2 46 (24.34%) Telecoms
3 38 (20.11%) Retail
4 14 (7.41%) Billing
5 3 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.06%) Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 122 (64.55%) Analyst
1 122 (64.55%) Test Analyst
2 48 (25.40%) Senior Analyst
2 48 (25.40%) Senior Test Analyst
3 25 (13.23%) Test Manager
4 24 (12.70%) Tester
5 20 (10.58%) Test Engineer
6 16 (8.47%) Senior Test Engineer
6 16 (8.47%) Test Leader
7 13 (6.88%) Automation Tester
7 13 (6.88%) Performance Analyst
7 13 (6.88%) Performance Test Analyst
7 13 (6.88%) Senior Tester
8 12 (6.35%) Senior Automation Tester
9 11 (5.82%) Consultant
9 11 (5.82%) Test Consultant
10 9 (4.76%) Performance Test Leader
10 9 (4.76%) Manual Test Analyst
11 7 (3.70%) QA Analyst
11 7 (3.70%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.87%) XML
2 4 (2.12%) .NET
3 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.06%) Spring
3 2 (1.06%) ICEfaces
4 1 (0.53%) ODBC
4 1 (0.53%) Middleware
4 1 (0.53%) JDBC
4 1 (0.53%) SOAP
4 1 (0.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.23%) Clustering
3 5 (2.65%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.65%) iPad
4 4 (2.12%) Open Source
5 3 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.06%) Replication
6 2 (1.06%) HP StorageWorks
6 2 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.06%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.53%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 73 (38.62%) Windows
2 49 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (17.46%) Windows XP
4 17 (8.99%) Linux
4 17 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (8.99%) Windows 7
5 16 (8.47%) UNIX
6 8 (4.23%) Solaris
7 2 (1.06%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.06%) VMS
7 2 (1.06%) CentOS
7 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.06%) VxWorks
7 2 (1.06%) LynxOS
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (32.80%) Test Automation
2 58 (30.69%) Test Management
2 58 (30.69%) Test Scripting
3 46 (24.34%) Manual Testing
4 42 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 35 (18.52%) System Testing
6 32 (16.93%) Test Strategy
7 29 (15.34%) Integration Testing
8 27 (14.29%) Regression Testing
9 26 (13.76%) Test Planning
10 22 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (10.05%) Performance Testing
11 19 (10.05%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (8.99%) Software Testing
13 14 (7.41%) Software Distribution
14 12 (6.35%) Automated Testing
14 12 (6.35%) Migration
15 10 (5.29%) PRINCE2
16 9 (4.76%) Scrum
16 9 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.81%) VBScript
2 22 (11.64%) SQL
3 12 (6.35%) C
4 8 (4.23%) Python
5 5 (2.65%) Java
5 5 (2.65%) VB
6 3 (1.59%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.59%) C#
6 3 (1.59%) C++
7 2 (1.06%) Perl
7 2 (1.06%) Ada
7 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.06%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 93 (49.21%) ISEB
2 73 (38.62%) Security Cleared
3 66 (34.92%) SC Cleared
3 66 (34.92%) ISTQB
4 36 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (11.11%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (3.17%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.59%) Degree
7 3 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.06%) CWNA
8 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.06%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.81%) QA
2 2 (1.06%) DO-178B
System Software
1 17 (8.99%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.35%) VMware ESX
3 9 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
3 9 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.59%) Nmap
5 2 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.53%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (6.35%) Netcool
2 11 (5.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.06%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.53%) Nessus
5 1 (0.53%) CORE IMPACT
5 1 (0.53%) nmon
Vendors
1 73 (38.62%) HP
2 18 (9.52%) Fujitsu
3 15 (7.94%) Oracle
4 12 (6.35%) VMware
5 9 (4.76%) NetApp
6 8 (4.23%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.70%) Citrix
8 6 (3.17%) IBM
8 6 (3.17%) Veritas
8 6 (3.17%) McAfee
9 3 (1.59%) Cisco
10 2 (1.06%) Juniper
10 2 (1.06%) CA
10 2 (1.06%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.06%) Dell
10 2 (1.06%) EMC
10 2 (1.06%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.06%) Symantec
10 2 (1.06%) Brocade
11 1 (0.53%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Paramount Enterprizes Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £35k - 40k per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago