The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 86 94 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.73% 1.32% 0.86%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.58% 29.09% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 11
Average salary £28,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
HP Quality Center
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Systems Management Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
48 55 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.99% 4.55% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 43 46 47
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,875 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.70%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Kent

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in Kent

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Kent

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 5 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
Dover +8 2 - -
Canterbury -8 2 £27,500 +3.77%
Chatham - 2 £48,750 -
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) TestDirector
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) V-Model
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) SAP
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) DTV
5 2 (28.57%) Borland
5 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
5 2 (28.57%) Electronics
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 2 (28.57%) Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 4 (57.14%) TestDirector
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (28.57%) SilkTest
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Testing Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) DTV
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
3 4 (57.14%) V-Model
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
5 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) People Management
6 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Management
6 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Borland
2 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards