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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 104 103 128
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 24 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.25% 0.42% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.64% 9.21% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 10
Average salary £30,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.86% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.05% -5.12%
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
106 76 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.51% 4.57% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 70 57 93
Average salary £33,926 £53,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.58% +33.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 August 2014. 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 - 17 £30,000 -
Wilmslow - 3 £32,500 - 1
Crewe - 1 £37,500 - 1
HP Quality Center
North West

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 20 (71.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 18 (64.29%) ISEB
2 18 (64.29%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 12 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 12 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 11 (39.29%) LoadRunner
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (35.71%) Windows XP
5 10 (35.71%) QA
5 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
5 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 9 (32.14%) Finance
7 8 (28.57%) Regression Testing
7 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 7 (25.00%) Test Management
8 7 (25.00%) Test Strategy
9 6 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Linux
9 6 (21.43%) UNIX
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (21.43%) VMware
9 6 (21.43%) VMware ESX
9 6 (21.43%) Migration
9 6 (21.43%) SilkPerformer
9 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) LAN
1 4 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (71.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (39.29%) LoadRunner
3 6 (21.43%) SilkPerformer
4 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (17.86%) MSTest
5 4 (14.29%) Selenium
6 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
6 3 (10.71%) SpecFlow
6 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
6 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
6 3 (10.71%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (3.57%) JMeter
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Analyst
2 17 (60.71%) Test Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Test Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Tester
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Test Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Junior
8 1 (3.57%) Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Trainee Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Trainee
8 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
1 3 (10.71%) SOAP
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (35.71%) Windows XP
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 6 (21.43%) UNIX
5 2 (7.14%) Solaris
6 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Software Testing
1 12 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 8 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 7 (25.00%) Test Management
4 7 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Migration
5 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.86%) Release Management
7 3 (10.71%) Validation
7 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Time Management
8 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.57%) Document Management
9 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) ISEB
2 12 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 6 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware ESX
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
1 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Fujitsu
3 2 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (3.57%) Cognizant
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago