The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 61 55 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 1 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.19% 2.24% 0.91%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.61% 29.17% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 4
Average salary £37,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.47% +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -6.25%
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 Slough region.

Systems Management Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
62 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 12.04% 7.67% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 58 37 36
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Slough

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in Slough

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (33.33%) JProfiler
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) nmon
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Introscope
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) 2G
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) IPv6
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) 2G
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
1 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) Introscope
1 1 (33.33%) JProfiler
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JDBC
1 1 (33.33%) ODBC
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) nmon
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) F5