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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 145 135 113
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 8 13 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 0.52% 1.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.04% 9.15% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 31
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
198 142 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.55% 5.66% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 143 114 162
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -2.35%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
(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
Watford +6 2 £46,000 -10.24%
Welwyn Garden City -11 2 - -
Hitchin - 1 - -
HP Quality Center
East of England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 11 (84.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Validation
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) ISEB
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Retail
3 8 (61.54%) Knowledge Management
3 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
3 8 (61.54%) ISTQB
3 8 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (53.85%) Retail Banking
4 7 (53.85%) Banking
4 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
5 3 (23.08%) TestDirector
5 3 (23.08%) JIRA
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) TestLink
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) Line Management
6 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
6 2 (15.38%) Finance

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) TestDirector
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) TestLink
2 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
2 2 (15.38%) Bugzilla
3 1 (7.69%) ClearQuest
3 1 (7.69%) Ant
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) Hudson
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 8 (61.54%) Retail
2 7 (53.85%) Retail Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Build Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Validation
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) Knowledge Management
3 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
1 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) ISEB
1 8 (61.54%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle