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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 128 127 143
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 14 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.61% 0.30% 0.89%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.09% 9.23% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 22
Average salary £30,750 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £56,800 £46,950
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -3.89%
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
154 65 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.72% 3.23% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 118 40 144
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Stevenage - 4 £29,000 - 1
Watford -5 3 £32,500 -44.91% 1
Borehamwood +6 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £60,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £22,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - - 3
HP Quality Center
East of England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (46.88%) SQL
1 15 (46.88%) ISEB
2 13 (40.63%) Windows
3 12 (37.50%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (34.38%) HP
5 10 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (31.25%) Test Scripting
6 9 (28.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (28.13%) UNIX
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (25.00%) Oracle
7 8 (25.00%) V-Model
7 8 (25.00%) QA
8 7 (21.88%) JIRA
8 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
8 7 (21.88%) ISTQB
8 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
8 7 (21.88%) Line Management
8 7 (21.88%) Java
8 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
8 7 (21.88%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (18.75%) Scrum
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
9 6 (18.75%) Manual Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Retail
10 5 (15.63%) SAP

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) LAN
1 4 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (21.88%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Bugzilla
2 3 (9.38%) ClearQuest
2 3 (9.38%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.25%) JMeter
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Test Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Tester
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Tester
5 6 (18.75%) Test Manager
6 5 (15.63%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Test Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Tester
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Software Tester
7 3 (9.38%) Technical Tester
7 3 (9.38%) QA Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 4 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) EPoS
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) IVR
3 2 (6.25%) PKI
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) UNIX
3 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (31.25%) Test Scripting
3 9 (28.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (25.00%) V-Model
5 7 (21.88%) Line Management
5 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
5 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) Manual Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Test Management
8 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.50%) Validation
8 4 (12.50%) UML
8 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.38%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
3 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) ISEB
2 7 (21.88%) ISTQB
3 4 (12.50%) Degree
3 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) HP
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) SAP
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago