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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 189 166 164
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 35 61 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.63% 1.04% 1.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.81% 12.37% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 28
Average salary £50,000 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.86% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £32,500 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
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
448 493 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.01% 8.40% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 330 331 244
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £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 17 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 17 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 -16 18 £45,000 +23.28% 3
Maidenhead -4 5 £57,500 +61.97%
Slough +13 2 £55,000 +69.23%
Newbury +9 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 17 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 67 (50.38%) ISEB
2 66 (49.62%) HP
3 51 (38.35%) QuickTest Pro
4 50 (37.59%) Test Management
5 48 (36.09%) ISTQB
6 46 (34.59%) Security Cleared
7 39 (29.32%) LoadRunner
7 39 (29.32%) Windows
8 38 (28.57%) Test Scripting
9 37 (27.82%) Finance
10 36 (27.07%) Telecoms
11 34 (25.56%) Selenium
12 31 (23.31%) TestDirector
13 30 (22.56%) Performance Testing
14 29 (21.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 28 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
16 27 (20.30%) Test Planning
16 27 (20.30%) Test Automation
16 27 (20.30%) QA
17 26 (19.55%) SC Cleared
17 26 (19.55%) Windows Server 2003
18 23 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (17.29%) Software Testing
19 21 (15.79%) Windows XP
20 19 (14.29%) Java
20 19 (14.29%) C#
20 19 (14.29%) Oracle
21 18 (13.53%) TCP/IP
21 18 (13.53%) Test Strategy
22 17 (12.78%) Degree

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 14 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 13 (9.77%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (4.51%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.75%) CMS
4 1 (0.75%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.77%) MS Project
3 5 (3.76%) MS Office
3 5 (3.76%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) SAP WM
2 2 (1.50%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (1.50%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.53%) TCP/IP
2 10 (7.52%) LAN
3 9 (6.77%) WAN
4 6 (4.51%) Ethernet
4 6 (4.51%) MPLS
4 6 (4.51%) SDH
5 3 (2.26%) VoIP
5 3 (2.26%) DNS
5 3 (2.26%) HTTP
5 3 (2.26%) RTP
5 3 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.26%) LTE
6 2 (1.50%) RTCP
6 2 (1.50%) GGSN
6 2 (1.50%) 4G
6 2 (1.50%) MVNO
6 2 (1.50%) SS7
6 2 (1.50%) H.323
6 2 (1.50%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.50%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.50%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.50%) QlikView
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 51 (38.35%) QuickTest Pro
2 39 (29.32%) LoadRunner
3 34 (25.56%) Selenium
4 31 (23.31%) TestDirector
5 11 (8.27%) Cucumber
6 9 (6.77%) JIRA
7 8 (6.02%) WinRunner
8 3 (2.26%) Bugzilla
8 3 (2.26%) MSTest
8 3 (2.26%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.50%) Robotium
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.50%) JBehave
9 2 (1.50%) Subversion
9 2 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.50%) ClearQuest
9 2 (1.50%) JMeter
10 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.75%) Ranorex
General
1 37 (27.82%) Finance
2 36 (27.07%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.53%) Banking
3 14 (10.53%) Retail
4 9 (6.77%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.01%) Billing
5 4 (3.01%) Marketing
6 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.75%) Law
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (33.83%) Analyst
2 42 (31.58%) Test Analyst
3 29 (21.80%) Test Manager
4 25 (18.80%) Tester
5 15 (11.28%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (11.28%) Senior Test Analyst
6 14 (10.53%) Test Leader
7 13 (9.77%) Performance Tester
8 10 (7.52%) Consultant
8 10 (7.52%) Test Consultant
9 7 (5.26%) Senior Tester
9 7 (5.26%) Test Engineer
9 7 (5.26%) Performance Test Leader
10 5 (3.76%) Junior Analyst
10 5 (3.76%) Junior Test Analyst
10 5 (3.76%) Junior
10 5 (3.76%) Infrastructure Tester
11 4 (3.01%) Principal Consultant
11 4 (3.01%) Performance Analyst
11 4 (3.01%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.01%) SOAP
2 3 (2.26%) EDI
2 3 (2.26%) XMPP
3 2 (1.50%) Web Services
3 2 (1.50%) XML
3 2 (1.50%) .NET
4 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.77%) Replication
3 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.02%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.76%) Clustering
6 3 (2.26%) Open Source
7 2 (1.50%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.50%) New Media
7 2 (1.50%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.75%) Statistics
8 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.75%) IPTV
8 1 (0.75%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 39 (29.32%) Windows
2 26 (19.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (15.79%) Windows XP
4 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (6.77%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.26%) UNIX
6 2 (1.50%) Linux
7 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.59%) Test Management
2 38 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 30 (22.56%) Performance Testing
4 27 (20.30%) Test Automation
4 27 (20.30%) Test Planning
5 23 (17.29%) Software Testing
5 23 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (13.53%) Test Strategy
7 15 (11.28%) Automation Testing
7 15 (11.28%) Performance Engineering
8 11 (8.27%) Integration Testing
8 11 (8.27%) Mentoring
8 11 (8.27%) PRINCE2
9 10 (7.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.02%) Scrum
11 8 (6.02%) Regression Testing
11 8 (6.02%) People Management
11 8 (6.02%) Release Management
11 8 (6.02%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.29%) Java
1 19 (14.29%) C#
2 16 (12.03%) C
3 15 (11.28%) PowerShell
4 11 (8.27%) SQL
5 6 (4.51%) VBScript
6 3 (2.26%) Python
6 3 (2.26%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.50%) XPath
7 2 (1.50%) Groovy
8 1 (0.75%) Perl
8 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 67 (50.38%) ISEB
2 48 (36.09%) ISTQB
3 46 (34.59%) Security Cleared
4 29 (21.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 26 (19.55%) SC Cleared
6 17 (12.78%) Degree
7 7 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (4.51%) DV Cleared
9 4 (3.01%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (2.26%) APMP
11 2 (1.50%) CISSP
12 1 (0.75%) PMP
12 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.75%) HND
12 1 (0.75%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.30%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.53%) vSphere
2 13 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (8.27%) Netcool
2 5 (3.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (3.76%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.26%) SCCM
4 2 (1.50%) Foglight
4 2 (1.50%) OPNET
5 1 (0.75%) Iperf
Vendors
1 66 (49.62%) HP
2 19 (14.29%) Oracle
3 14 (10.53%) VMware
4 6 (4.51%) Remedy
4 6 (4.51%) Infovista
4 6 (4.51%) Cramer
5 5 (3.76%) McAfee
5 5 (3.76%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.76%) Veritas
5 5 (3.76%) Cisco
5 5 (3.76%) Citrix
6 4 (3.01%) Fujitsu
7 3 (2.26%) Panasonic
7 3 (2.26%) IBM
7 3 (2.26%) SAP
7 3 (2.26%) Mitel
7 3 (2.26%) Capita
8 2 (1.50%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.50%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.75%) hybris
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable + package
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