The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 119 123 122
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.14% 2.22% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
114 90 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.19% 4.82% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 72 53 60
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
HP Quality Center
North West

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Chester +12 2 - -
HP Quality Center
North West

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (57.14%) ISEB
2 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
4 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
5 3 (21.43%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) System Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Time Management
5 3 (21.43%) Test Management
5 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
5 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Selenium
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) BladeLogic
6 2 (14.29%) ATM
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) Progress
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) Cognizant

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) ATM
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.14%) JMeter
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
3 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) System Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) Test Management
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Stress Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Progress
2 1 (7.14%) Cognizant