The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 78 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 22 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.98% 0.93% -
As % of the Systems Management category 40.74% 15.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 0
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Systems Management Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
54 64 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.86% 5.94% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 48 51 22
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
HP Quality Center
South East

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
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 11 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
Dover - 6 £27,000 -
Canterbury - 2 £26,500 -
Longfield - 1 £35,000 -
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 31 (93.94%) HP
1 31 (93.94%) ISEB
2 27 (81.82%) SQL
3 24 (72.73%) Manual Testing
4 22 (66.67%) Test Automation
5 21 (63.64%) Degree
5 21 (63.64%) XML
5 21 (63.64%) MS Office
6 20 (60.61%) C#
6 20 (60.61%) SOAP
6 20 (60.61%) System Testing
6 20 (60.61%) SoapUI
6 20 (60.61%) Ranorex
7 17 (51.52%) Automation Testing
8 10 (30.30%) LoadRunner
9 7 (21.21%) V-Model
9 7 (21.21%) JIRA
10 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
10 6 (18.18%) TestDirector
10 6 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (15.15%) UNIX
11 5 (15.15%) ETL
11 5 (15.15%) QA
11 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
12 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
12 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (9.09%) Finance
13 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (9.09%) Test Management
13 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 21 (63.64%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) SoapUI
1 20 (60.61%) Ranorex
2 10 (30.30%) LoadRunner
3 7 (21.21%) JIRA
4 6 (18.18%) TestDirector
4 6 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.03%) SilkTest
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Test Engineer
2 17 (51.52%) Senior Test Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 11 (33.33%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Test Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Manual Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) XML
2 20 (60.61%) SOAP
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Manual Testing
2 22 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 20 (60.61%) System Testing
4 17 (51.52%) Automation Testing
5 7 (21.21%) V-Model
6 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 5 (15.15%) ETL
7 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Test Management
10 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
10 2 (6.06%) ERP
10 2 (6.06%) SOA
11 1 (3.03%) Logistics
11 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
11 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) SQL
2 20 (60.61%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (93.94%) ISEB
2 21 (63.64%) Degree
3 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) HP
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.03%) Borland