The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 170 164 149
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 13 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.36% 0.47% 0.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.08% 12.50% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 13
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £37,700 £33,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
HP Quality Center
England

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

Systems Management Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
129 128 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.54% 3.80% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 98 106 141
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,529 £28,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in the East Midlands

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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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
Northamptonshire -24 6 £35,000 -6.66%
Nottinghamshire -8 4 £30,000 -4.76%
Derbyshire - 2 £48,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £40,000 -
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 22 (81.48%) ISEB
2 14 (51.85%) ISTQB
2 14 (51.85%) Test Scripting
3 12 (44.44%) HP
4 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Performance Testing
5 7 (25.93%) QA
5 7 (25.93%) Test Management
6 6 (22.22%) Test Strategy
7 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Retail
8 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (14.81%) JIRA
8 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
8 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
9 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (11.11%) V-Model
9 3 (11.11%) Degree
9 3 (11.11%) Automation Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.11%) SAP
9 3 (11.11%) Web Services
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 3 (11.11%) Windows

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (7.41%) JBoss
1 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) Toad
2 2 (7.41%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) TestLink
3 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
3 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
1 17 (62.96%) Test Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Test Leader
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Solaris
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Test Scripting
2 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Performance Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Test Management
4 6 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
7 3 (11.11%) V-Model
7 3 (11.11%) Automation Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.41%) CRM
8 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
8 2 (7.41%) System Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) ISEB
2 14 (51.85%) ISTQB
3 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) IBM