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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 118 97 109
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 9 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.52% 1.53% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.82% 20.13% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 5
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,625 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +3.69%
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
102 149 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.89% 7.58% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 90 107 59
Average salary £38,750 £41,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.62% -22.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
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 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 3 September 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 -7 8 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Chester - 1 £30,000 -
HP Quality Center
North West

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (88.24%) SQL
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
1 15 (88.24%) ISEB
1 15 (88.24%) Software Testing
1 15 (88.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (82.35%) MSTest
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
3 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
4 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) Manual Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Performance Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
5 7 (41.18%) SDLC
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) HP UFT
6 6 (35.29%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (35.29%) ETL
6 6 (35.29%) XML
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (35.29%) Validation
7 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
8 3 (17.65%) User Experience
8 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
8 3 (17.65%) CMS
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (17.65%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (82.35%) MSTest
3 7 (41.18%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) Ranorex
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Tester
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Test Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Lead Tester
5 3 (17.65%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
6 2 (11.76%) QA Tester
6 2 (11.76%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
6 2 (11.76%) Database Team Leader
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Manual Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Test Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
7 1 (5.88%) QA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
1 6 (35.29%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) LIMS
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Software Testing
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Manual Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Performance Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
4 7 (41.18%) SDLC
5 6 (35.29%) ETL
5 6 (35.29%) Validation
6 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
7 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.88%) CRM
8 1 (5.88%) Information Management
8 1 (5.88%) Release Management
8 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft