The first table below looks at the demand for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 11 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 93 97 98
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 22 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.15% 1.38% 0.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.57% 13.92% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 14
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £27,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,150 £50,000 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
102 194 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.33% 9.95% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 93 174 79
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
HP Quality Center
West Midlands

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Birmingham region.

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in Birmingham

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Birmingham

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 15 (50.00%) ISEB
2 12 (40.00%) Finance
3 10 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (33.33%) Test Management
3 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (30.00%) HP
4 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 5 (16.67%) SAP
8 4 (13.33%) LoadRunner
8 4 (13.33%) V-Model
9 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 3 (10.00%) SAP HR
9 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.00%) ITIL
9 3 (10.00%) MS Project
9 3 (10.00%) MS Office
9 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.00%) Banking
9 3 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (10.00%) Resource Management
9 3 (10.00%) QA
9 3 (10.00%) Migration
10 2 (6.67%) Scrum
10 2 (6.67%) AS400
10 2 (6.67%) Windows

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Project
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (13.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.33%) JMeter
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) TestDirector
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Test Analyst
1 19 (63.33%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Test Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Manual Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Software Test Manager
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) AIX
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows NT
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Test Management
1 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.33%) V-Model
7 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Resource Management
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.67%) Scrum
9 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) Python
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) ISEB
2 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Terminal Server
1 1 (3.33%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Nessus
1 1 (3.33%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) HP
2 5 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
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