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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 76 69 118
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +49
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 68 73 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.71% 3.15% 0.76%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.20% 28.97% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 41 57 11
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £70,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,146 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+13.81% -8.11%
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
250 252 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.95% 10.89% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 160 185 103
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 September 2014.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Reading

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 69 (51.49%) QuickTest Pro
2 65 (48.51%) Security Cleared
2 65 (48.51%) SC Cleared
3 64 (47.76%) ISEB
4 63 (47.01%) Finance
5 62 (46.27%) Windows
6 56 (41.79%) TestDirector
7 46 (34.33%) ISTQB
8 45 (33.58%) HP
9 40 (29.85%) Test Management
10 39 (29.10%) Test Scripting
11 38 (28.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 33 (24.63%) Manual Testing
13 32 (23.88%) Test Automation
13 32 (23.88%) VBScript
14 31 (23.13%) System Testing
15 30 (22.39%) Automation Testing
16 28 (20.90%) Integration Testing
17 27 (20.15%) XML
18 24 (17.91%) Telecoms
19 22 (16.42%) Windows XP
20 21 (15.67%) SharePoint Server
20 21 (15.67%) Performance Testing
20 21 (15.67%) DV Cleared
21 19 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
21 19 (14.18%) Retail
21 19 (14.18%) WinRunner
22 18 (13.43%) Test Strategy
23 16 (11.94%) Selenium
24 15 (11.19%) Software Distribution

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 21 (15.67%) SharePoint Server
2 12 (8.96%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.22%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.24%) IIS
5 2 (1.49%) Apache
5 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Project
1 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) DHCP
1 2 (1.49%) FTP
1 2 (1.49%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.49%) DNS
1 2 (1.49%) SSL
1 2 (1.49%) SAN
1 2 (1.49%) 802.11
1 2 (1.49%) Firewall
1 2 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (1.49%) Wireless
1 2 (1.49%) WPA
1 2 (1.49%) VLAN
1 2 (1.49%) Wireshark
1 2 (1.49%) iSCSI
1 2 (1.49%) NAS
1 2 (1.49%) tcpdump
1 2 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 69 (51.49%) QuickTest Pro
2 56 (41.79%) TestDirector
3 19 (14.18%) WinRunner
4 16 (11.94%) Selenium
5 10 (7.46%) LoadRunner
6 6 (4.48%) Subversion
7 4 (2.99%) Maven
7 4 (2.99%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.99%) Ant
8 3 (2.24%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.49%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.49%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 63 (47.01%) Finance
2 24 (17.91%) Telecoms
3 19 (14.18%) Retail
4 4 (2.99%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 89 (66.42%) Analyst
1 89 (66.42%) Test Analyst
2 42 (31.34%) Senior Analyst
2 42 (31.34%) Senior Test Analyst
3 17 (12.69%) Test Manager
3 17 (12.69%) Test Leader
4 16 (11.94%) Tester
5 12 (8.96%) Performance Analyst
5 12 (8.96%) Performance Test Analyst
5 12 (8.96%) Test Engineer
6 10 (7.46%) Performance Test Leader
6 10 (7.46%) Automation Tester
6 10 (7.46%) Senior Automation Tester
6 10 (7.46%) Senior Tester
6 10 (7.46%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (3.73%) QA Tester
7 5 (3.73%) Senior Performance Analyst
7 5 (3.73%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
7 5 (3.73%) QA Test Analyst
7 5 (3.73%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.15%) XML
2 4 (2.99%) Spring
2 4 (2.99%) ICEfaces
3 3 (2.24%) .NET
4 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.75%) SOAP
5 1 (0.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.96%) Clustering
2 7 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.99%) Open Source
3 4 (2.99%) iPad
3 4 (2.99%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (2.24%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.49%) Replication
5 2 (1.49%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (1.49%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 62 (46.27%) Windows
2 38 (28.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (16.42%) Windows XP
4 8 (5.97%) Linux
5 5 (3.73%) UNIX
6 4 (2.99%) VxWorks
6 4 (2.99%) LynxOS
7 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.49%) CentOS
7 2 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.49%) VMS
7 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.85%) Test Management
2 39 (29.10%) Test Scripting
3 33 (24.63%) Manual Testing
4 32 (23.88%) Test Automation
5 31 (23.13%) System Testing
6 30 (22.39%) Automation Testing
7 28 (20.90%) Integration Testing
8 21 (15.67%) Performance Testing
9 19 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (13.43%) Test Strategy
11 15 (11.19%) Software Distribution
12 13 (9.70%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (5.97%) Automated Testing
13 8 (5.97%) Test Planning
14 7 (5.22%) Change Management
15 6 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (4.48%) Usability Testing
15 6 (4.48%) Mentoring
16 5 (3.73%) Performance Engineering
16 5 (3.73%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.88%) VBScript
2 14 (10.45%) SQL
3 13 (9.70%) C
4 5 (3.73%) C#
4 5 (3.73%) Java
4 5 (3.73%) Python
5 4 (2.99%) Ada
5 4 (2.99%) Perl
5 4 (2.99%) C++
6 3 (2.24%) VB
6 3 (2.24%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.49%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (48.51%) SC Cleared
1 65 (48.51%) Security Cleared
2 64 (47.76%) ISEB
3 46 (34.33%) ISTQB
4 21 (15.67%) DV Cleared
5 12 (8.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (4.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (2.99%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (2.24%) Degree
9 2 (1.49%) CCNA
9 2 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.49%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.21%) QA
2 4 (2.99%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (5.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.24%) Nmap
3 2 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.49%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (10.45%) Netcool
1 14 (10.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (7.46%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.49%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.75%) Nessus
4 1 (0.75%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 45 (33.58%) HP
2 12 (8.96%) Fujitsu
3 11 (8.21%) Citrix
4 10 (7.46%) McAfee
4 10 (7.46%) Veritas
5 6 (4.48%) IBM
6 3 (2.24%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.49%) Oracle
7 2 (1.49%) Cisco
7 2 (1.49%) Juniper
7 2 (1.49%) CA
7 2 (1.49%) Hitachi
7 2 (1.49%) NetApp
7 2 (1.49%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.49%) Symantec
7 2 (1.49%) Dell
7 2 (1.49%) EMC
7 2 (1.49%) VMware
7 2 (1.49%) Brocade
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