The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 77 88 100
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 60 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.50% 2.27% 1.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.82% 21.49% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 19
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
275 242 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.47% 10.54% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 179 189 108
Average salary £43,500 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.39% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.59%
HP Quality Center
Berkshire

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 31 July 2014.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in Reading

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 47 (47.96%) Finance
3 45 (45.92%) SC Cleared
3 45 (45.92%) Security Cleared
4 40 (40.82%) Windows
5 37 (37.76%) ISEB
6 36 (36.73%) TestDirector
7 32 (32.65%) ISTQB
7 32 (32.65%) Test Management
8 31 (31.63%) HP
9 30 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (29.59%) Test Scripting
11 28 (28.57%) System Testing
12 27 (27.55%) Integration Testing
12 27 (27.55%) Manual Testing
13 26 (26.53%) VBScript
14 24 (24.49%) XML
14 24 (24.49%) Automation Testing
15 21 (21.43%) Telecoms
16 19 (19.39%) Retail
17 18 (18.37%) DV Cleared
18 17 (17.35%) Test Automation
19 14 (14.29%) Test Strategy
19 14 (14.29%) C
20 13 (13.27%) Software Distribution
20 13 (13.27%) Selenium
21 12 (12.24%) LoadRunner
22 11 (11.22%) QA
22 11 (11.22%) User Acceptance Testing
23 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (8.16%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.06%) IIS
4 2 (2.04%) Apache
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS Project
1 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) DHCP
1 2 (2.04%) FTP
1 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.04%) DNS
1 2 (2.04%) SSL
1 2 (2.04%) SAN
1 2 (2.04%) 802.11
1 2 (2.04%) VLAN
1 2 (2.04%) Wireshark
1 2 (2.04%) WPA
1 2 (2.04%) Firewall
1 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (2.04%) Wireless
1 2 (2.04%) tcpdump
1 2 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (2.04%) NAS
1 2 (2.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 49 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 36 (36.73%) TestDirector
3 13 (13.27%) Selenium
4 12 (12.24%) LoadRunner
5 9 (9.18%) WinRunner
6 5 (5.10%) Subversion
7 2 (2.04%) Ant
7 2 (2.04%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.04%) ClearCase
7 2 (2.04%) Maven
7 2 (2.04%) Bugzilla
7 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 47 (47.96%) Finance
2 21 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 19 (19.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Banking
4 1 (1.02%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (56.12%) Analyst
1 55 (56.12%) Test Analyst
2 26 (26.53%) Senior Test Analyst
2 26 (26.53%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Tester
4 15 (15.31%) Test Leader
5 13 (13.27%) Test Manager
6 10 (10.20%) Senior Tester
7 9 (9.18%) Test Engineer
8 8 (8.16%) Performance Test Analyst
8 8 (8.16%) Performance Analyst
9 7 (7.14%) Performance Test Leader
10 6 (6.12%) Senior Test Engineer
11 5 (5.10%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) Senior Performance Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) Automation Tester
11 5 (5.10%) Senior Automation Tester
11 5 (5.10%) QA Test Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) QA Tester
11 5 (5.10%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.49%) XML
2 3 (3.06%) .NET
3 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.04%) Spring
3 2 (2.04%) ICEfaces
4 1 (1.02%) HTML
4 1 (1.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.08%) iPad
1 4 (4.08%) Open Source
2 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.06%) Clustering
3 2 (2.04%) Replication
3 2 (2.04%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 40 (40.82%) Windows
2 30 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (9.18%) Windows XP
4 6 (6.12%) Linux
5 3 (3.06%) UNIX
6 2 (2.04%) VMS
6 2 (2.04%) LynxOS
6 2 (2.04%) VxWorks
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.04%) CentOS
6 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.02%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.65%) Test Management
2 29 (29.59%) Test Scripting
3 28 (28.57%) System Testing
4 27 (27.55%) Integration Testing
4 27 (27.55%) Manual Testing
5 24 (24.49%) Automation Testing
6 17 (17.35%) Test Automation
7 14 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 13 (13.27%) Software Distribution
9 11 (11.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (7.14%) Performance Testing
12 6 (6.12%) Automated Testing
12 6 (6.12%) Scrum
12 6 (6.12%) Change Management
12 6 (6.12%) Usability Testing
13 5 (5.10%) Performance Engineering
14 4 (4.08%) Regression Testing
15 3 (3.06%) Black-Box Testing
16 2 (2.04%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.53%) VBScript
2 14 (14.29%) C
3 5 (5.10%) SQL
4 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.06%) Python
4 3 (3.06%) C#
4 3 (3.06%) VB
4 3 (3.06%) Java
5 2 (2.04%) Perl
5 2 (2.04%) C++
5 2 (2.04%) Ada
5 2 (2.04%) MATLAB
5 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (45.92%) SC Cleared
1 45 (45.92%) Security Cleared
2 37 (37.76%) ISEB
3 32 (32.65%) ISTQB
4 18 (18.37%) DV Cleared
5 8 (8.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (4.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (2.04%) CCNA
7 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.04%) CWNA
8 1 (1.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.06%) Nmap
3 2 (2.04%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.02%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) Netcool
1 5 (5.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (2.04%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.02%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.02%) Nessus
Vendors
1 31 (31.63%) HP
2 10 (10.20%) Fujitsu
3 6 (6.12%) IBM
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle
4 2 (2.04%) Cisco
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.04%) Citrix
4 2 (2.04%) Juniper
4 2 (2.04%) CA
4 2 (2.04%) Hitachi
4 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.04%) Symantec
4 2 (2.04%) Dell
4 2 (2.04%) EMC
4 2 (2.04%) NetApp
4 2 (2.04%) Brocade
4 2 (2.04%) VMware
5 1 (1.02%) Veritas
5 1 (1.02%) McAfee
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