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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 137 87 135
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +48
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 2 59 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.094% 2.49% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.05% 25.65% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 36 1
Average salary £52,500 £47,875 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.66% +19.68%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
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
191 230 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.01% 9.69% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 164 155 172
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (48.28%) Test Strategy
2 12 (41.38%) QA
3 11 (37.93%) ABAP
3 11 (37.93%) SAP
4 10 (34.48%) Finance
5 8 (27.59%) SQL
5 8 (27.59%) SDLC
6 6 (20.69%) Defect Management
6 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
6 6 (20.69%) Selenium
7 5 (17.24%) HP UFT
7 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.79%) Degree
8 4 (13.79%) JIRA
8 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
8 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (13.79%) HP
9 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
9 3 (10.34%) VB
9 3 (10.34%) People Management
9 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
9 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
9 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
9 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
9 3 (10.34%) Functional Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Oracle
9 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
10 2 (6.90%) Banking

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) 2G
1 1 (3.45%) 3G
1 1 (3.45%) ATM
1 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) GPRS
1 1 (3.45%) GSM
1 1 (3.45%) HSDPA
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.45%) IPsec
1 1 (3.45%) SDH
1 1 (3.45%) SMPP
1 1 (3.45%) SMS
1 1 (3.45%) SNMP
1 1 (3.45%) SS7
1 1 (3.45%) Telnet
1 1 (3.45%) UMTS
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Selenium
2 5 (17.24%) HP UFT
3 4 (13.79%) JIRA
4 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Tester
2 12 (41.38%) Analyst
3 11 (37.93%) QA Tester
3 11 (37.93%) SAP Tester
4 10 (34.48%) Test Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (17.24%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (17.24%) Service Analyst
7 4 (13.79%) Senior Financial Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Penetration Tester
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Tester
9 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Automation Tester
9 1 (3.45%) Configuration Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Junior Financial Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Manual Tester
9 1 (3.45%) Network Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) JSON
3 1 (3.45%) JSP
3 1 (3.45%) RESTful
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) BlackBerry OS
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Solaris
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Test Strategy
2 8 (27.59%) SDLC
3 6 (20.69%) Defect Management
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.34%) Functional Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) People Management
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
6 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
7 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Kanban
7 1 (3.45%) Load Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.45%) Use Case
7 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.45%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) ABAP
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) VB
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) SAP
2 4 (13.79%) HP
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) LexisNexis
5 1 (3.45%) Planview
5 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.45%) SunGard
5 1 (3.45%) Symbian