The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 80 128 126
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -2
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 60 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.54% 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.15% 2.82% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 36 1 5
Average salary £47,875 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.68% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
HP Quality Center
Berkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
221 248 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.36% 10.77% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 145 165 98
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
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 Reading

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Reading

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in Reading

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Reading

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 80 (59.70%) ISEB
2 63 (47.01%) Windows
2 63 (47.01%) Security Cleared
3 60 (44.78%) QuickTest Pro
4 58 (43.28%) ISTQB
5 54 (40.30%) HP
6 48 (35.82%) TestDirector
7 46 (34.33%) SC Cleared
8 44 (32.84%) Test Management
8 44 (32.84%) Finance
9 37 (27.61%) Test Scripting
10 32 (23.88%) Performance Testing
10 32 (23.88%) Test Automation
11 31 (23.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 28 (20.90%) Windows XP
12 28 (20.90%) Test Planning
13 27 (20.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 26 (19.40%) SharePoint Server
15 25 (18.66%) Selenium
16 24 (17.91%) Test Strategy
17 21 (15.67%) WinRunner
18 20 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (14.18%) LoadRunner
19 19 (14.18%) SQL
20 17 (12.69%) MS Exchange
20 17 (12.69%) Clustering
21 16 (11.94%) Veritas
21 16 (11.94%) Citrix
21 16 (11.94%) Netcool
21 16 (11.94%) OpenView Configuration Management

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 26 (19.40%) SharePoint Server
2 17 (12.69%) MS Exchange
3 12 (8.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.49%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.99%) DNS
3 3 (2.24%) LAN
3 3 (2.24%) WAN
3 3 (2.24%) HTTP
4 2 (1.49%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.49%) GGSN
4 2 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.49%) SMS
4 2 (1.49%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.75%) VoIP
5 1 (0.75%) DHCP
5 1 (0.75%) FTP
5 1 (0.75%) 802.11
5 1 (0.75%) SSL
5 1 (0.75%) SAN
5 1 (0.75%) SMPP
5 1 (0.75%) H.323
5 1 (0.75%) RTCP
5 1 (0.75%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 60 (44.78%) QuickTest Pro
2 48 (35.82%) TestDirector
3 25 (18.66%) Selenium
4 21 (15.67%) WinRunner
5 19 (14.18%) LoadRunner
6 15 (11.19%) Cucumber
7 8 (5.97%) JIRA
8 3 (2.24%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.24%) Ant
8 3 (2.24%) Bugzilla
8 3 (2.24%) Maven
8 3 (2.24%) MSTest
9 2 (1.49%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.75%) Subversion
10 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.75%) SoapUI
General
1 44 (32.84%) Finance
2 14 (10.45%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.21%) Banking
4 8 (5.97%) Retail
5 5 (3.73%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 71 (52.99%) Analyst
1 71 (52.99%) Test Analyst
2 29 (21.64%) Senior Analyst
2 29 (21.64%) Senior Test Analyst
3 26 (19.40%) Test Manager
4 22 (16.42%) Tester
5 12 (8.96%) Test Leader
6 11 (8.21%) Senior Tester
7 10 (7.46%) Performance Test Leader
7 10 (7.46%) Performance Test Analyst
7 10 (7.46%) Performance Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) Performance Tester
9 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Tester
9 6 (4.48%) Test Engineer
10 5 (3.73%) Senior Test Engineer
10 5 (3.73%) Junior
10 5 (3.73%) Junior Test Analyst
10 5 (3.73%) Junior Analyst
10 5 (3.73%) Automation Tester
10 5 (3.73%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.48%) XML
2 3 (2.24%) SOAP
2 3 (2.24%) Spring
2 3 (2.24%) ICEfaces
3 2 (1.49%) XMPP
3 2 (1.49%) .NET
4 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.69%) Clustering
3 11 (8.21%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.21%) Replication
4 3 (2.24%) Open Source
4 3 (2.24%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.75%) iPad
5 1 (0.75%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 63 (47.01%) Windows
2 31 (23.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (20.90%) Windows XP
4 5 (3.73%) UNIX
5 4 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.99%) Linux
6 3 (2.24%) VxWorks
6 3 (2.24%) LynxOS
6 3 (2.24%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.75%) VMS
7 1 (0.75%) CentOS
7 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (32.84%) Test Management
2 37 (27.61%) Test Scripting
3 32 (23.88%) Performance Testing
3 32 (23.88%) Test Automation
4 28 (20.90%) Test Planning
5 24 (17.91%) Test Strategy
6 15 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (9.70%) Mentoring
7 13 (9.70%) Automation Testing
8 12 (8.96%) Integration Testing
9 11 (8.21%) Change Management
9 11 (8.21%) PRINCE2
9 11 (8.21%) Manual Testing
9 11 (8.21%) Performance Engineering
9 11 (8.21%) Line Management
10 10 (7.46%) Waterfall
10 10 (7.46%) Software Testing
11 9 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (5.22%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.18%) SQL
2 15 (11.19%) C#
3 14 (10.45%) C
4 12 (8.96%) PowerShell
4 12 (8.96%) VBScript
5 7 (5.22%) Java
6 3 (2.24%) Ada
6 3 (2.24%) Python
6 3 (2.24%) Perl
6 3 (2.24%) C++
7 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 80 (59.70%) ISEB
2 63 (47.01%) Security Cleared
3 58 (43.28%) ISTQB
4 46 (34.33%) SC Cleared
5 27 (20.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (8.21%) Degree
6 11 (8.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 10 (7.46%) DV Cleared
8 8 (5.97%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.49%) APMP
11 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.75%) CCNA
11 1 (0.75%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.21%) QA
2 3 (2.24%) DO-178B
System Software
1 11 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (8.21%) vSphere
2 7 (5.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.75%) Nmap
3 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (11.94%) Netcool
1 16 (11.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 16 (11.94%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (2.24%) SCCM
3 2 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 54 (40.30%) HP
2 16 (11.94%) Veritas
2 16 (11.94%) Citrix
2 16 (11.94%) McAfee
3 12 (8.96%) VMware
4 8 (5.97%) Fujitsu
5 5 (3.73%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.24%) Cisco
7 2 (1.49%) Panasonic
7 2 (1.49%) Capita
7 2 (1.49%) Mitel
7 2 (1.49%) IBM
8 1 (0.75%) Symantec
8 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.75%) NetApp
8 1 (0.75%) Juniper
8 1 (0.75%) CA
8 1 (0.75%) Empirix
8 1 (0.75%) Hitachi
8 1 (0.75%) Dell
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago