The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 112 108 101
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 6 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 0.61% 1.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.84% 7.59% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 14
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £30,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
HP Quality Center
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
124 145 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.84% 8.03% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 92 140 127
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £27,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 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 17 April 2015.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Birmingham

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) HP
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
4 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) BDD
5 6 (40.00%) Software Delivery
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 5 (33.33%) QA
6 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 4 (26.67%) ISEB
8 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Banking
8 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (13.33%) Test Management
9 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
9 2 (13.33%) V-Model
10 1 (6.67%) Open Source
10 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
10 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 1 (6.67%) JIRA
10 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
10 1 (6.67%) C++
10 1 (6.67%) Java
10 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
10 1 (6.67%) Oracle

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (6.67%) JMeter
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Facilita Forecast
1 1 (6.67%) LoadUI
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Test Analyst
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) BDD
3 6 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Management
6 2 (13.33%) V-Model
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (26.67%) ISEB
3 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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