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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 89 138 127
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -11
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 67 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.60% 0.44% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.76% 4.28% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 40 4 7
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% +51.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
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
233 257 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.06% 10.17% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 155 158 108
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,350 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 22 December 2014.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Reading

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 77 (55.40%) ISEB
2 73 (52.52%) Windows
3 71 (51.08%) Security Cleared
4 60 (43.17%) SC Cleared
5 59 (42.45%) ISTQB
5 59 (42.45%) TestDirector
5 59 (42.45%) QuickTest Pro
6 54 (38.85%) Finance
7 50 (35.97%) HP
8 49 (35.25%) Test Management
9 39 (28.06%) Test Scripting
9 39 (28.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 33 (23.74%) Test Automation
11 31 (22.30%) Performance Testing
12 26 (18.71%) Windows XP
13 25 (17.99%) SharePoint Server
14 23 (16.55%) WinRunner
15 21 (15.11%) Telecoms
15 21 (15.11%) SQL
15 21 (15.11%) Selenium
15 21 (15.11%) Test Planning
16 20 (14.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 20 (14.39%) Test Strategy
16 20 (14.39%) DV Cleared
17 19 (13.67%) MS Exchange
17 19 (13.67%) Clustering
18 17 (12.23%) Netcool
18 17 (12.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 17 (12.23%) Veritas
18 17 (12.23%) McAfee

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 25 (17.99%) SharePoint Server
2 19 (13.67%) MS Exchange
3 10 (7.19%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.44%) IIS
4 2 (1.44%) Apache
4 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Project
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.07%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.60%) DNS
3 3 (2.16%) LAN
3 3 (2.16%) WAN
3 3 (2.16%) HTTP
3 3 (2.16%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.44%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.44%) VLAN
4 2 (1.44%) DHCP
4 2 (1.44%) FTP
4 2 (1.44%) NAS
4 2 (1.44%) tcpdump
4 2 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.44%) Firewall
4 2 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.44%) Wireless
4 2 (1.44%) WPA
4 2 (1.44%) SSL
4 2 (1.44%) SAN
4 2 (1.44%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 59 (42.45%) TestDirector
1 59 (42.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 23 (16.55%) WinRunner
3 21 (15.11%) Selenium
4 13 (9.35%) LoadRunner
5 11 (7.91%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.32%) JIRA
7 3 (2.16%) MSTest
7 3 (2.16%) Maven
7 3 (2.16%) Ant
7 3 (2.16%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.16%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.44%) Subversion
8 2 (1.44%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.44%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
General
1 54 (38.85%) Finance
2 21 (15.11%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.07%) Retail
4 9 (6.47%) Banking
5 2 (1.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 72 (51.80%) Analyst
1 72 (51.80%) Test Analyst
2 29 (20.86%) Senior Analyst
2 29 (20.86%) Senior Test Analyst
3 26 (18.71%) Test Manager
4 20 (14.39%) Test Leader
5 17 (12.23%) Tester
6 13 (9.35%) Senior Tester
6 13 (9.35%) Performance Test Leader
7 10 (7.19%) Test Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Performance Analyst
7 10 (7.19%) Performance Test Analyst
8 7 (5.04%) Senior Test Engineer
8 7 (5.04%) Senior Automation Tester
8 7 (5.04%) Automation Tester
9 6 (4.32%) Infrastructure Tester
10 3 (2.16%) Performance Tester
10 3 (2.16%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.16%) C++ Developer
10 3 (2.16%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.91%) XML
2 3 (2.16%) Spring
2 3 (2.16%) .NET
2 3 (2.16%) ICEfaces
3 2 (1.44%) SOAP
4 1 (0.72%) XMPP
4 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.67%) Clustering
2 17 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.47%) Replication
4 8 (5.76%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.32%) Open Source
6 3 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.44%) iPad
7 2 (1.44%) HP StorageWorks
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 73 (52.52%) Windows
2 39 (28.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (18.71%) Windows XP
4 5 (3.60%) Linux
4 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.60%) UNIX
5 3 (2.16%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.16%) VxWorks
5 3 (2.16%) LynxOS
6 2 (1.44%) CentOS
6 2 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.44%) VMS
6 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (35.25%) Test Management
2 39 (28.06%) Test Scripting
3 33 (23.74%) Test Automation
4 31 (22.30%) Performance Testing
5 21 (15.11%) Test Planning
6 20 (14.39%) Test Strategy
7 17 (12.23%) Manual Testing
8 16 (11.51%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (10.07%) Integration Testing
9 14 (10.07%) Automation Testing
10 13 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (7.91%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (7.91%) Mentoring
12 10 (7.19%) Software Distribution
12 10 (7.19%) System Testing
13 9 (6.47%) Waterfall
13 9 (6.47%) PRINCE2
13 9 (6.47%) Change Management
13 9 (6.47%) Performance Engineering
14 8 (5.76%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.11%) SQL
2 15 (10.79%) VBScript
3 12 (8.63%) C#
4 11 (7.91%) C
5 10 (7.19%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.32%) Java
7 3 (2.16%) Perl
7 3 (2.16%) C++
7 3 (2.16%) Python
7 3 (2.16%) Ada
8 2 (1.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 77 (55.40%) ISEB
2 71 (51.08%) Security Cleared
3 60 (43.17%) SC Cleared
4 59 (42.45%) ISTQB
5 20 (14.39%) DV Cleared
5 20 (14.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (7.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 8 (5.76%) Degree
8 7 (5.04%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.44%) CWNA
10 2 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.44%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) QA
2 3 (2.16%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.76%) vSphere
2 8 (5.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.44%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.44%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (1.44%) Nmap
3 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (12.23%) Netcool
1 17 (12.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 17 (12.23%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (2.16%) SCCM
3 2 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.44%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 50 (35.97%) HP
2 17 (12.23%) Citrix
2 17 (12.23%) Veritas
2 17 (12.23%) McAfee
3 10 (7.19%) VMware
4 9 (6.47%) Fujitsu
5 6 (4.32%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.16%) Cisco
7 2 (1.44%) Dell
7 2 (1.44%) EMC
7 2 (1.44%) Juniper
7 2 (1.44%) CA
7 2 (1.44%) Brocade
7 2 (1.44%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.44%) Symantec
7 2 (1.44%) Hitachi
7 2 (1.44%) NetApp
8 1 (0.72%) Mitel
8 1 (0.72%) Empirix
8 1 (0.72%) IBM
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