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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 160 186 145
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -41
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 12 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.35% 0.14% 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.02% 3.88% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 14
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,300 £55,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
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
133 129 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.88% 3.60% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 117 90 81
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Northamptonshire -9 9 £30,000 +20.00%
Nottinghamshire +15 2 £30,000 -4.76%
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 24 December 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 17 (77.27%) ISEB
2 13 (59.09%) ISTQB
2 13 (59.09%) Test Scripting
3 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (36.36%) HP
4 8 (36.36%) QA
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 7 (31.82%) Project Management
5 7 (31.82%) Test Management
5 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
6 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
6 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) V-Model
8 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (13.64%) SAP
10 2 (9.09%) Retail
10 2 (9.09%) JIRA
10 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
11 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
11 1 (4.55%) IIS
11 1 (4.55%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.55%) TestLink
3 1 (4.55%) TestDirector
3 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Analyst
2 14 (63.64%) Test Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Test Leader
5 4 (18.18%) Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Manual Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
7 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Validation Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Test Scripting
2 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Test Management
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
4 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
5 5 (22.73%) V-Model
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.55%) Web Usability
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (4.55%) Web Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
8 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) ISEB
2 13 (59.09%) ISTQB
3 5 (22.73%) Degree
4 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix