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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 131 127 125
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 5 3 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.16% 1.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.73% 2.80% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 34
Average salary - £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
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
134 107 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.58% 5.58% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 103 79 129
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £64,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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
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 30 January 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
Welwyn Garden City - 5 - -
HP Quality Center
East of England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (80.00%) ISEB
2 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) HP
4 13 (52.00%) QA
5 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (40.00%) SQL
7 10 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
9 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
9 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
10 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (28.00%) Degree
10 7 (28.00%) VMware
11 6 (24.00%) Scrum
11 6 (24.00%) Retail
11 6 (24.00%) Knowledge Management
11 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (24.00%) Validation
11 6 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
12 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
12 5 (20.00%) Retail Banking
12 5 (20.00%) Subversion
12 5 (20.00%) Banking
13 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
13 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 3 (12.00%) Test Management

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (8.00%) JMeter
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (24.00%) Retail
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.00%) Retail Banking
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 13 (52.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) QA Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Test Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Tester
6 3 (12.00%) Software Tester
7 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Applications Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
8 1 (4.00%) Graduate Software Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Graduate
8 1 (4.00%) Quality Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) QA Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) Knowledge Management
5 6 (24.00%) Validation
5 6 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (12.00%) Test Management
8 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (8.00%) V-Model
8 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.00%) System Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
8 2 (8.00%) Line Management
9 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) ISEB
2 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) HP
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) SAP