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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 109 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 12 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.64% 0.64% -
As % of the Systems Management category 12.12% 9.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -9.33%
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
99 102 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.29% 6.53% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 85 72 65
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

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 27 February 2015. 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 - 4 £27,500 -
HP Quality Center
North West

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 29 (93.55%) QuickTest Pro
2 26 (83.87%) Software Testing
3 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (74.19%) QA
5 21 (67.74%) SQL
6 20 (64.52%) Windows
6 20 (64.52%) ISEB
7 18 (58.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (54.84%) Test Scripting
9 16 (51.61%) Release Management
9 16 (51.61%) Performance Testing
9 16 (51.61%) MSTest
10 7 (22.58%) Selenium
10 7 (22.58%) Manual Testing
10 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
10 7 (22.58%) Selenium IDE
10 7 (22.58%) C#
10 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
10 7 (22.58%) .NET
11 5 (16.13%) SOAP
11 5 (16.13%) SoapUI
12 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
12 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
12 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
12 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
13 3 (9.68%) UNIX
13 3 (9.68%) Linux
13 3 (9.68%) Finance

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (93.55%) QuickTest Pro
2 18 (58.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (51.61%) MSTest
4 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
4 7 (22.58%) Selenium
4 7 (22.58%) Selenium IDE
5 5 (16.13%) SoapUI
6 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
7 3 (9.68%) SilkPerformer
8 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
8 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Analyst
2 21 (67.74%) Test Analyst
3 16 (51.61%) Tester
3 16 (51.61%) QA Tester
4 13 (41.94%) Software Tester
5 8 (25.81%) Consultant
5 8 (25.81%) Test Consultant
5 8 (25.81%) Software Consultant
5 8 (25.81%) QA Consultant
6 7 (22.58%) QA Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Test Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Manual Tester
8 2 (6.45%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Test Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Performance Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Performance Test Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
1 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
2 5 (16.13%) SOAP
3 2 (6.45%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Software Testing
2 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) Test Scripting
4 16 (51.61%) Release Management
4 16 (51.61%) Performance Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Manual Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
6 3 (9.68%) Test Management
7 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) ISEB
2 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (74.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle