The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 71 74 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 5 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.70% 0.87% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.63% 16.67% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 7
Average salary £24,000 £27,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -36.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,100 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -3.89%
HP Quality Center
Oxfordshire

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

Systems Management Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
32 48 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.49% 5.23% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 50
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £62,500 £56,750
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 Oxford

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in Oxford

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (71.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (64.29%) HP
3 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 7 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Selenium
4 7 (50.00%) Usability Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Web Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Retail
4 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (50.00%) ISEB
4 7 (50.00%) Chip and PIN
5 6 (42.86%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) JSF
6 4 (28.57%) Web Development
6 4 (28.57%) Workflow
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (28.57%) Perl
6 4 (28.57%) C++
6 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) J2EE
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
6 4 (28.57%) MS Project
6 4 (28.57%) MS Office

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Project
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (28.57%) ClearCase
4 3 (21.43%) TestDirector
4 3 (21.43%) Bugzilla
4 3 (21.43%) JIRA
5 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
General
1 7 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Junior
2 6 (42.86%) Functional Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Functional Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Junior Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Junior Project Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Junior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) J2EE
1 4 (28.57%) JSP
1 4 (28.57%) Struts
1 4 (28.57%) JSF
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Chip and PIN
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 7 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Web Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) UML
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Workflow
4 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISEB
1 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) TIBCO
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft