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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
England / North West
Rank 237 202 232
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +30
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 11 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.66% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.55% 9.27% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 37 24
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -

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
432 399 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.36% 7.16% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 351 307 301
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester -22 9 £37,500 +15.38%
Cheshire 0 1 £30,500 -18.66%
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
HP Quality Center
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 32 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 25 (71.43%) ISEB
4 23 (65.71%) Windows
4 23 (65.71%) QA
5 18 (51.43%) Software Testing
6 17 (48.57%) HP UFT
7 14 (40.00%) Manual Testing
7 14 (40.00%) SQL
8 11 (31.43%) Performance Testing
8 11 (31.43%) Release Management
8 11 (31.43%) JIRA
8 11 (31.43%) HP
8 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (31.43%) MSTest
9 10 (28.57%) Selenium
10 9 (25.71%) ISTQB
10 9 (25.71%) C#
10 9 (25.71%) Non-Functional Testing
11 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
12 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (20.00%) Test Management
12 7 (20.00%) Product Management
12 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
13 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
13 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
13 5 (14.29%) Ruby
13 5 (14.29%) Linux

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 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (48.57%) HP UFT
2 11 (31.43%) JIRA
2 11 (31.43%) MSTest
2 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (28.57%) Selenium
4 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 5 (14.29%) JMeter
4 5 (14.29%) LoadRunner
5 4 (11.43%) Selenium IDE
5 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.71%) Ranorex
7 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Tester
2 22 (62.86%) Analyst
2 22 (62.86%) QA Tester
2 22 (62.86%) Test Analyst
3 15 (42.86%) Software QA Tester
3 15 (42.86%) Software Tester
4 13 (37.14%) QA Analyst
4 13 (37.14%) QA Test Analyst
5 11 (31.43%) Software Analyst
5 11 (31.43%) Software Test Analyst
6 7 (20.00%) QA Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
8 4 (11.43%) Manual Test Analyst
8 4 (11.43%) Senior QA Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior QA Tester
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Tester
9 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
9 3 (8.57%) Test Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) Test Leader
10 2 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
1 1 (2.86%) Replication
1 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 18 (51.43%) Software Testing
4 14 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 11 (31.43%) Performance Testing
5 11 (31.43%) Release Management
6 9 (25.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Product Management
7 7 (20.00%) Test Management
8 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.57%) OpenUP
9 3 (8.57%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Automation Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (5.71%) Defect Management
10 2 (5.71%) Line Management
10 2 (5.71%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) C++
3 5 (14.29%) Java
3 5 (14.29%) Python
3 5 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) ISEB
2 9 (25.71%) ISTQB
3 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (65.71%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) HP
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) SAP