The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 52 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.66% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.08% 12.50% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £40,500 £18,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+118.91% -64.76%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
Systems Management Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
13 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.84% 1.67% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 12
Average salary £37,123 £23,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.96% -27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £18,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £40,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
HP Quality Center
North West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
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%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Firebug
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Hudson
2 3 (50.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Migration

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Functional 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%) Test Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP