The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 132 135 123
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 16 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.67% 0.66% 0.84%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.12% 10.30% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 12
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,750 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £54,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -1.31%
HP Quality Center
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
197 165 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.20% 6.43% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 127 124 109
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Watford 0 6 £46,000 -10.24% 1
Welwyn Garden City -11 3 - -
Borehamwood - 1 - -
HP Quality Center
East of England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 15 (68.18%) SQL
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (45.45%) Software Testing
4 10 (45.45%) ISEB
5 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
5 9 (40.91%) Validation
5 9 (40.91%) SDLC
6 8 (36.36%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (36.36%) Retail
6 8 (36.36%) HP UFT
6 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) Banking
7 7 (31.82%) Retail Banking
7 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) JIRA
8 6 (27.27%) HP
8 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
9 4 (18.18%) Data Integration
9 4 (18.18%) Release Management
9 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) HP UFT
2 6 (27.27%) JIRA
3 4 (18.18%) ClearQuest
4 3 (13.64%) TestDirector
5 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
5 2 (9.09%) Bugzilla
5 2 (9.09%) Selenium
5 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.09%) TestLink
6 1 (4.55%) Hudson
6 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.55%) Subversion
6 1 (4.55%) Maven
6 1 (4.55%) JMeter
6 1 (4.55%) Ant
General
1 8 (36.36%) Retail
2 7 (31.82%) Retail Banking
2 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Analyst
1 15 (68.18%) Test Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) SAP FI Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) SAP CO Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Test Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Build Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Non-Functional Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) J2EE
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Integration
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (45.45%) Software Testing
5 9 (40.91%) Validation
5 9 (40.91%) SDLC
6 8 (36.36%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
8 4 (18.18%) Release Management
8 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 4 (18.18%) ETL
8 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (13.64%) Time Management
9 3 (13.64%) Line Management
9 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
10 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) ISEB
2 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle