The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 219 199 186
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -13
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 33 36 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.53% 1.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.50% 11.80% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 81
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,100 £55,000
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 of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
440 305 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.67% 4.49% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 325 209 374
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
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 of England

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in the East of England

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in the East of England

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England 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
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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
Essex -9 18 £37,500 -46.42% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 7 £36,250 -0.68% 1
Hertfordshire -16 7 £28,750 -42.50% 1
Bedfordshire +6 1 £37,000 -32.72% 1
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 62 (63.27%) QA
2 59 (60.20%) HP
3 47 (47.96%) ISEB
4 39 (39.80%) ISTQB
4 39 (39.80%) Test Scripting
5 37 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (28.57%) Finance
7 27 (27.55%) Windows
8 26 (26.53%) SQL
9 24 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (24.49%) Test Management
10 23 (23.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (21.43%) SAP
11 21 (21.43%) Microsoft
12 19 (19.39%) MS Excel
12 19 (19.39%) QuickTest Pro
13 17 (17.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 16 (16.33%) Scrum
14 16 (16.33%) Software Testing
14 16 (16.33%) JIRA
14 16 (16.33%) Test Strategy
14 16 (16.33%) Test Planning
15 14 (14.29%) Degree
15 14 (14.29%) Integration Testing
16 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
16 12 (12.24%) Manual Testing
16 12 (12.24%) Test Automation
17 11 (11.22%) LoadRunner
17 11 (11.22%) Performance Testing
17 11 (11.22%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 19 (19.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.08%) MS Office
3 2 (2.04%) MS Project
3 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) AWD
2 1 (1.02%) BASE24
2 1 (1.02%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) LAN
1 2 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (1.02%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.02%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.02%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (19.39%) QuickTest Pro
2 16 (16.33%) JIRA
3 11 (11.22%) LoadRunner
4 8 (8.16%) WATIR
4 8 (8.16%) Cucumber
5 7 (7.14%) TestDirector
6 6 (6.12%) Selenium
7 5 (5.10%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (5.10%) Subversion
8 3 (3.06%) Bugzilla
8 3 (3.06%) NUnit
8 3 (3.06%) JUnit
8 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (2.04%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.04%) JMeter
10 1 (1.02%) QALoad
General
1 28 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Marketing
3 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.10%) Legal
3 5 (5.10%) Military
4 4 (4.08%) Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Retail
5 3 (3.06%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (42.86%) Analyst
2 36 (36.73%) Test Analyst
3 26 (26.53%) Test Manager
4 14 (14.29%) Tester
5 9 (9.18%) Designer
6 8 (8.16%) QA Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Performance Manager
6 8 (8.16%) Software Tester
6 8 (8.16%) Lead Designer
6 8 (8.16%) Performance Test Manager
7 7 (7.14%) QA Specialist
8 6 (6.12%) Project Leader
8 6 (6.12%) Test Project Leader
8 6 (6.12%) QA Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) SAP Manager
8 6 (6.12%) SAP Test Manager
9 5 (5.10%) Software Test Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) Test Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Service Manager
10 4 (4.08%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.18%) .NET
2 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET
2 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (4.08%) Web Services
4 2 (2.04%) HTML
4 2 (2.04%) CSS
4 2 (2.04%) SOAP
5 1 (1.02%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) AS400
2 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.06%) iPhone
5 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.02%) EPoS
5 1 (1.02%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.55%) Windows
2 2 (2.04%) Linux
2 2 (2.04%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.80%) Test Scripting
2 37 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
3 24 (24.49%) Test Management
4 23 (23.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (16.33%) Scrum
5 16 (16.33%) Software Testing
5 16 (16.33%) Test Strategy
5 16 (16.33%) Test Planning
6 14 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 12 (12.24%) Manual Testing
7 12 (12.24%) Test Automation
8 11 (11.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (11.22%) Performance Testing
9 10 (10.20%) Regression Testing
9 10 (10.20%) Validation
10 9 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (8.16%) MVC
11 8 (8.16%) Web Development
11 8 (8.16%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.53%) SQL
2 8 (8.16%) Ruby
3 5 (5.10%) C#
3 5 (5.10%) Java
4 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.06%) Scala
5 3 (3.06%) PHP
5 3 (3.06%) Python
6 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.04%) VBA
6 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (1.02%) VBScript
7 1 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (47.96%) ISEB
2 39 (39.80%) ISTQB
3 17 (17.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (63.27%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 59 (60.20%) HP
2 21 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 21 (21.43%) SAP
3 9 (9.18%) Oracle
4 7 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 7 (7.14%) VMware
5 5 (5.10%) IBM
6 2 (2.04%) Citrix