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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 181 148 152
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +4
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 2 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.051% 0.83% 0.93%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.14% 16.58% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 31 37
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -43.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
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 Manchester region.

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
175 187 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.47% 4.98% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 141 160 234
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 28 January 2015.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Manchester

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) VB
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) ISEB
6 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
6 2 (16.67%) OOP
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) Selenium
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) JIRA
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Environment Manager
4 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) XML
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Scrum
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft