The first table below looks at the demand for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 121 111 102
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 5 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.25% 0.61% 1.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.85% 20.75% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 17
Average salary £46,250 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.54% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £23,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £46,000 £43,900
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
Systems Management Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
73 53 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.62% 2.92% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 49 43 67
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,150
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
HP Quality Center
South West

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in Bristol

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (91.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (83.33%) LoadRunner
3 9 (75.00%) ISEB
3 9 (75.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
6 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) BPEL
7 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) HP
7 3 (25.00%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) SOA
7 3 (25.00%) QA
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) JIRA
8 2 (16.67%) Test Management
8 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) VBScript
8 2 (16.67%) VB
8 2 (16.67%) .NET
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (83.33%) LoadRunner
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (8.33%) Redmine
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium
4 1 (8.33%) TestComplete
4 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) BPEL
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (8.33%) V-Model
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
2 2 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) ISEB
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft