The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 56 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.38% 1.01% 0.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 43.75% 21.74% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £33,000 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
HP Quality Center
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
16 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.16% 4.66% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 10
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,750 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in Lancashire

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Lancashire

HP Quality Center
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (88.89%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (77.78%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) V-Model
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
6 1 (11.11%) QA

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Test Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Test Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) V-Model
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) HP