The first table below looks at the demand for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 230 213 210
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 26 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.56% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.50% 13.49% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 19
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £65,300 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
400 304 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.57% 4.14% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 304 218 215
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,550 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 15 £39,000 -9.30% 1
Cheshire +4 7 - -
Lancashire +9 3 £40,500 +118.91%
Merseyside -15 1 £34,000 +23.63% 1
HP Quality Center
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 40 (61.54%) ISEB
2 36 (55.38%) HP
3 24 (36.92%) ISTQB
4 21 (32.31%) Finance
5 16 (24.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (23.08%) Test Management
7 13 (20.00%) JIRA
7 13 (20.00%) Selenium
8 12 (18.46%) Banking
8 12 (18.46%) Mainframe
8 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
8 12 (18.46%) SQL
9 11 (16.92%) Test Strategy
10 10 (15.38%) Test Scripting
10 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (15.38%) Software Testing
11 9 (13.85%) C#
11 9 (13.85%) Retail
11 9 (13.85%) Manual Testing
11 9 (13.85%) Time Management
12 8 (12.31%) System Testing
12 8 (12.31%) Java
13 7 (10.77%) Scrum
13 7 (10.77%) Windows
13 7 (10.77%) Test Automation
14 6 (9.23%) Integration Testing
14 6 (9.23%) Apple iOS
14 6 (9.23%) Android
14 6 (9.23%) Performance Testing
15 5 (7.69%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (1.54%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) ATM
1 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) JIRA
1 13 (20.00%) Selenium
2 4 (6.15%) Hudson
2 4 (6.15%) Cucumber
2 4 (6.15%) Firebug
3 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.62%) LoadRunner
3 3 (4.62%) JMeter
4 2 (3.08%) Bugzilla
4 2 (3.08%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (3.08%) JUnit
General
1 21 (32.31%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Banking
3 9 (13.85%) Retail
4 4 (6.15%) Billing
5 3 (4.62%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.08%) Military
7 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Analyst
2 30 (46.15%) Test Analyst
3 20 (30.77%) Tester
4 10 (15.38%) Test Manager
5 9 (13.85%) Software Test Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) Software Tester
7 4 (6.15%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.15%) Test Team Leader
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Billing Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Testing Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Consultant
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.08%) SAP Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Pricing Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) .NET
2 2 (3.08%) Middleware
3 1 (1.54%) HTML
3 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Apple iOS
2 6 (9.23%) Android
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (23.08%) Test Management
3 11 (16.92%) Test Strategy
4 10 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 9 (13.85%) Manual Testing
5 9 (13.85%) Time Management
6 8 (12.31%) System Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Scrum
7 7 (10.77%) Test Automation
8 6 (9.23%) Integration Testing
8 6 (9.23%) Performance Testing
9 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.69%) Migration
9 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.69%) Regression Testing
10 4 (6.15%) Project Management
10 4 (6.15%) E-Procurement
10 4 (6.15%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) SQL
2 9 (13.85%) C#
3 8 (12.31%) Java
4 4 (6.15%) Python
5 3 (4.62%) VB
5 3 (4.62%) C
6 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.08%) C++
6 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (61.54%) ISEB
2 24 (36.92%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.15%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 36 (55.38%) HP
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.15%) SAP
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.54%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.54%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.54%) Progress
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