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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 108 125 77
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -48
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 15 9 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 0.42% 2.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.43% 7.96% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 55
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £28,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +3.33%
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
159 113 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.12% 5.31% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 142 108 233
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 28 August 2015.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Birmingham

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (88.89%) HP
2 17 (62.96%) ISTQB
3 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (44.44%) HP UFT
6 9 (33.33%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Test Management
6 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (25.93%) Finance
7 7 (25.93%) SDLC
8 6 (22.22%) LoadRunner
8 6 (22.22%) JIRA
9 5 (18.52%) QA
9 5 (18.52%) V-Model
9 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
9 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Banking
9 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
10 4 (14.81%) JMeter
10 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
10 4 (14.81%) Open Source
11 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
11 3 (11.11%) NeoLoad
11 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
11 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 3 (11.11%) ISEB
11 3 (11.11%) MS Office

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP HR
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) HP UFT
2 6 (22.22%) LoadRunner
2 6 (22.22%) JIRA
3 4 (14.81%) JMeter
4 3 (11.11%) NeoLoad
5 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (7.41%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.70%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (3.70%) LoadUI
6 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Tester
2 9 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 7 (25.93%) Test Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Test Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Test Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Test Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Testing Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) PMI
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Test Management
2 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 9 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 9 (33.33%) Keyword-Driven Testing
3 7 (25.93%) SDLC
4 5 (18.52%) V-Model
4 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
4 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
4 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Open Source
6 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) People Management
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C++
1 1 (3.70%) Java
1 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) ISTQB
2 13 (48.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (11.11%) ISEB
4 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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