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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 62 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 3 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.60% 0.78% 2.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% 28.57% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £27,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.18% -48.57%
UK excluding London average salary £39,375 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.25%
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
9 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.79% 2.72% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 10
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 September 2014.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Lancashire

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Preston -2 3 £50,000 +85.18%
HP Quality Center
North West

HP Quality Center
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Firebug
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Hudson
2 3 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) V-Model

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) Firebug
1 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (50.00%) Hudson
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UAT Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Test Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP