The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 141 122 143
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 15 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.60% 0.61% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.74% 10.16% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 11
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £53,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
154 128 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.12% 6.01% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 116 83 152
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
HP Quality Center
East of England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Watford -15 5 £42,500 -23.76%
Rickmansworth - 3 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +11 2 - -
HP Quality Center
East of England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (33.33%) ISEB
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
5 8 (29.63%) UNIX
5 8 (29.63%) ISTQB
5 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
5 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (25.93%) JIRA
6 7 (25.93%) Windows
6 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
6 7 (25.93%) Java
6 7 (25.93%) SAP
6 7 (25.93%) EPoS
7 6 (22.22%) HP
7 6 (22.22%) Test Management
7 6 (22.22%) V-Model
7 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
8 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
8 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Retail
8 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
8 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
8 5 (18.52%) Scrum

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SAN
1 4 (14.81%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) LTE
2 1 (3.70%) 4G
2 1 (3.70%) NGN
2 1 (3.70%) GGSN
2 1 (3.70%) SGSN
2 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.70%) 3GPP
2 1 (3.70%) UMTS
2 1 (3.70%) 2G
2 1 (3.70%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (25.93%) JIRA
3 3 (11.11%) Selenium
3 3 (11.11%) JUnit
3 3 (11.11%) ClearQuest
4 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Billing
5 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Test Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Tester
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Technical Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Core Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Spring
1 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) EPoS
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) IVR
3 2 (7.41%) EFT
3 2 (7.41%) PKI
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) UNIX
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
3 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
2 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (22.22%) Test Management
3 6 (22.22%) V-Model
4 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
4 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
4 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (14.81%) UML
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Manual Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Web Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
4 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) ISEB
2 8 (29.63%) ISTQB
3 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) SAP
3 6 (22.22%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) Google
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Agilent