The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 216 223 226
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 12 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.24% 8.53% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 17
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -19.75%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
HP Quality Center
England

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

Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
370 258 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.76% 4.23% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 292 189 266
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,800 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in the North West

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in the North West

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +28 6 £42,500 +30.76%
Manchester +3 6 £32,500 -11.56%
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 34 (73.91%) ISEB
2 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (63.04%) QA
4 24 (52.17%) SQL
5 21 (45.65%) ISTQB
6 20 (43.48%) Windows
6 20 (43.48%) Performance Testing
6 20 (43.48%) Test Management
6 20 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (41.30%) JIRA
8 18 (39.13%) MS Excel
8 18 (39.13%) Software Testing
9 16 (34.78%) Defect Management
10 15 (32.61%) Test Scripting
10 15 (32.61%) Validation
11 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
11 13 (28.26%) MSTest
12 12 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (26.09%) .NET
12 12 (26.09%) Finance
13 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
14 9 (19.57%) C#
15 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
15 8 (17.39%) HP UFT
15 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
16 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
16 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
16 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
16 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (41.30%) JIRA
3 13 (28.26%) MSTest
4 8 (17.39%) HP UFT
5 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.35%) Selenium
6 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Analyst
1 21 (45.65%) Test Analyst
2 18 (39.13%) Tester
3 12 (26.09%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (26.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 11 (23.91%) SQL Analyst
5 10 (21.74%) QA Engineer
6 9 (19.57%) Automation Tester
7 8 (17.39%) Senior Tester
8 7 (15.22%) Developer
8 7 (15.22%) Developer in Test
8 7 (15.22%) Senior Automation Tester
8 7 (15.22%) Senior Developer
8 7 (15.22%) Senior Test Automation Developer
8 7 (15.22%) Test Automation Developer
9 6 (13.04%) QA Analyst
9 6 (13.04%) QA Test Analyst
9 6 (13.04%) QA Tester
9 6 (13.04%) Service Analyst
10 5 (10.87%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
2 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.87%) Web Services
3 5 (10.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (43.48%) Performance Testing
2 20 (43.48%) Test Management
3 18 (39.13%) Software Testing
4 16 (34.78%) Defect Management
5 15 (32.61%) Test Scripting
5 15 (32.61%) Validation
6 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.04%) ETL
8 6 (13.04%) Functional Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Defect Tracking
9 5 (10.87%) Software Delivery
9 5 (10.87%) System Testing
9 5 (10.87%) V-Model
10 4 (8.70%) Case Management
10 4 (8.70%) Product Management
10 4 (8.70%) Security Testing
11 3 (6.52%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) SQL
2 9 (19.57%) C#
3 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (73.91%) ISEB
2 21 (45.65%) ISTQB
3 12 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (8.70%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (63.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) HP
3 3 (6.52%) Citrix
4 1 (2.17%) Capita