The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 97 106 113
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.53% 0.66% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.33% 10.43% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 2
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
HP Quality Center
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
84 115 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.32% 6.32% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 73 99 67
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in Cheshire

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warrington +10 6 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Runcorn - 1 £42,500 -
HP Quality Center
North West

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 32 (94.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (85.29%) SQL
3 28 (82.35%) ETL
4 27 (79.41%) ISEB
4 27 (79.41%) .NET
4 27 (79.41%) SQL Server
4 27 (79.41%) Windows
4 27 (79.41%) Validation
4 27 (79.41%) MSTest
4 27 (79.41%) Defect Management
4 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (79.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (79.41%) Software Testing
4 27 (79.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (79.41%) Performance Testing
5 26 (76.47%) MS Excel
5 26 (76.47%) XML
5 26 (76.47%) HP UFT
5 26 (76.47%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (47.06%) Web Services
8 12 (35.29%) Functional Testing
9 11 (32.35%) CMS
9 11 (32.35%) Java
10 10 (29.41%) Test Scripting
10 10 (29.41%) User Experience
11 7 (20.59%) Finance
12 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
13 5 (14.71%) Games

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 26 (76.47%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (32.35%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (76.47%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (79.41%) SQL Server
1 27 (79.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 27 (79.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (94.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (79.41%) MSTest
3 26 (76.47%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.71%) Games
3 5 (14.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Analyst
1 27 (79.41%) SQL Analyst
1 27 (79.41%) Test Analyst
2 26 (76.47%) Senior Analyst
2 26 (76.47%) Senior Test Analyst
2 26 (76.47%) Senior Web Analyst
2 26 (76.47%) Web Analyst
2 26 (76.47%) Web Test Analyst
3 16 (47.06%) ETL Analyst
3 16 (47.06%) Service Analyst
4 10 (29.41%) Functional Analyst
4 10 (29.41%) Functional Test Analyst
4 10 (29.41%) Web Applications Analyst
5 7 (20.59%) Tester
6 5 (14.71%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Manual Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) .NET
2 26 (76.47%) XML
3 16 (47.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) User Experience
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) ETL
2 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (79.41%) Defect Management
2 27 (79.41%) Performance Testing
2 27 (79.41%) Software Testing
2 27 (79.41%) Validation
3 17 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (35.29%) Functional Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.94%) BCP
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) CRM
6 1 (2.94%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.94%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (79.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA