The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 173 135 161
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +26
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 12 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 1.14% 0.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.63% 21.18% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 21
Average salary £25,000 £33,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £50,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £37,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -3.89%
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 Manchester region.

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
139 203 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.44% 5.38% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 106 165 158
Average salary £46,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.77% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £47,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in Manchester

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Manchester

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 16 (59.26%) HP
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) Scrum
3 15 (55.56%) Windows
4 14 (51.85%) C#
5 13 (48.15%) VB
5 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
6 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 12 (44.44%) ISTQB
7 11 (40.74%) Software Testing
7 11 (40.74%) E-Commerce
8 7 (25.93%) Degree
9 6 (22.22%) Change Management
9 6 (22.22%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) MS Office
9 6 (22.22%) Time Management
10 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (14.81%) MS Project
10 4 (14.81%) DB2
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.81%) LoadRunner
10 4 (14.81%) ISEB
10 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (14.81%) Retail Banking
10 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
10 4 (14.81%) Test Management
10 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
10 4 (14.81%) Banking

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (22.22%) MS Office
3 4 (14.81%) MS Project
3 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) DB2
3 3 (11.11%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) LoadRunner
2 3 (11.11%) Selenium
2 3 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
3 2 (7.41%) TestDirector
4 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Military
4 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
2 15 (55.56%) Test Analyst
3 10 (37.04%) Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Pricing Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Security Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Billing Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) XML
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Scrum
3 11 (40.74%) Software Testing
3 11 (40.74%) E-Commerce
4 6 (22.22%) Change Management
4 6 (22.22%) Time Management
5 4 (14.81%) Test Management
6 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) System Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.41%) OOP
7 2 (7.41%) OO
7 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (7.41%) Data Management
7 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) VB
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 7 (25.93%) Degree
3 4 (14.81%) ISEB
4 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) CORE IMPACT
1 2 (7.41%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) HP
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
Manchester
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