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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 169 148 150
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 11 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.67% 0.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.80% 16.30% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 11
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £38,200 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
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
141 135 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.85% 4.12% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 97 111 151
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 1 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 1 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 -20 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Nottinghamshire -8 3 £30,000 -4.76%
Leicestershire +8 2 £34,500 +18.96%
Derbyshire - 2 £48,000 - 1
HP Quality Center
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 20 (74.07%) ISEB
2 13 (48.15%) Test Scripting
3 12 (44.44%) HP
3 12 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 8 (29.63%) QA
4 8 (29.63%) Test Management
5 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Test Strategy
7 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) CRM
8 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.81%) Retail
8 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
8 4 (14.81%) JIRA
9 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Automation Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
9 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.11%) SQL
9 3 (11.11%) SAP
9 3 (11.11%) Web Services
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 3 (11.11%) Windows
10 2 (7.41%) Solaris
10 2 (7.41%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 1 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%) 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 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) Toad
2 2 (7.41%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.70%) TestLink
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 18 (66.67%) Analyst
1 18 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Test Leader
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Test Team Leader
3 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (3.70%) Lead Tester
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Tester
4 1 (3.70%) Software Tester
4 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
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 13 (48.15%) Test Scripting
2 8 (29.63%) Test Management
3 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) CRM
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
7 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Automation Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) System Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
8 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) ISEB
2 12 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) HP
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix