The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 274 304 280
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 188 165 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 0.70% 0.76%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.91% 11.57% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 156 122 121
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
HP Quality Center
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1578 1426 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.36% 6.03% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1108 1022
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in the South East

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in the South East

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in the South East

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +43 51 £42,500 +4.29% 1
Berkshire -33 35 £48,750 +35.41% 3
Hampshire +4 34 £32,500 -16.12% 2
East Sussex +5 33 £51,250 +36.66%
Oxfordshire +14 13 £44,000 +33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 9 £50,000 +52.67% 1
Kent +8 5 £47,500 +26.66%
West Sussex -1 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Home Counties - 2 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
HP Quality Center
England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 257 (61.93%) HP
2 216 (52.05%) Finance
3 164 (39.52%) ISEB
4 155 (37.35%) ISTQB
5 143 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
6 142 (34.22%) Test Management
7 115 (27.71%) SQL
8 110 (26.51%) QuickTest Pro
9 97 (23.37%) Regression Testing
10 91 (21.93%) Performance Testing
11 86 (20.72%) QA
12 84 (20.24%) Software Testing
13 79 (19.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 77 (18.55%) Test Automation
15 74 (17.83%) Windows
16 72 (17.35%) Selenium
16 72 (17.35%) Test Scripting
17 68 (16.39%) Mentoring
17 68 (16.39%) Java
18 64 (15.42%) C#
18 64 (15.42%) Degree
19 60 (14.46%) LoadRunner
20 59 (14.22%) Unit Testing
21 57 (13.73%) Test Planning
22 54 (13.01%) Microsoft
22 54 (13.01%) Oracle
23 51 (12.29%) SQL Server
23 51 (12.29%) Waterfall
24 50 (12.05%) User Acceptance Testing
25 49 (11.81%) Manual Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 14 (3.37%) SharePoint Server
2 11 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.20%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.96%) IIS
5 1 (0.24%) CMS
5 1 (0.24%) Lync
Applications
1 37 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.61%) MS Project
3 8 (1.93%) MS Office
4 6 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) JDE OneWorld
1 2 (0.48%) SAP WM
1 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.24%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.61%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.41%) LAN
3 9 (2.17%) WAN
4 7 (1.69%) Ethernet
4 7 (1.69%) HTTP
4 7 (1.69%) MPLS
4 7 (1.69%) SDH
5 4 (0.96%) DNS
6 3 (0.72%) VoIP
6 3 (0.72%) RTP
6 3 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.72%) LTE
7 2 (0.48%) RTCP
7 2 (0.48%) GGSN
7 2 (0.48%) 4G
7 2 (0.48%) MVNO
7 2 (0.48%) SS7
7 2 (0.48%) H.323
7 2 (0.48%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.48%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (12.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.48%) DB2
3 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.24%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.24%) QlikView
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 110 (26.51%) QuickTest Pro
2 72 (17.35%) Selenium
3 60 (14.46%) LoadRunner
4 41 (9.88%) TestDirector
5 31 (7.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (7.23%) Visual Studio
7 25 (6.02%) NUnit
7 25 (6.02%) Rhino Mocks
8 22 (5.30%) JIRA
9 18 (4.34%) JMeter
10 14 (3.37%) WebDriver
11 12 (2.89%) SoapUI
12 11 (2.65%) Cucumber
12 11 (2.65%) JUnit
13 9 (2.17%) TestNG
14 8 (1.93%) WinRunner
15 5 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
16 4 (0.96%) MSTest
16 4 (0.96%) LoadUI
16 4 (0.96%) Toad
General
1 216 (52.05%) Finance
2 43 (10.36%) Telecoms
3 36 (8.67%) Banking
4 27 (6.51%) Retail
5 9 (2.17%) Aerospace
6 7 (1.69%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.45%) Marketing
7 6 (1.45%) Legal
8 5 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.96%) Military
9 4 (0.96%) Billing
9 4 (0.96%) Automotive
10 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.48%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Front Office
11 1 (0.24%) Law
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 148 (35.66%) Analyst
2 140 (33.73%) Test Analyst
3 65 (15.66%) Test Manager
4 61 (14.70%) Tester
5 37 (8.92%) Test Leader
6 36 (8.67%) QA Engineer
7 25 (6.02%) Developer
8 24 (5.78%) Senior Analyst
8 24 (5.78%) Senior Test Analyst
9 15 (3.61%) Team Leader
9 15 (3.61%) Test Team Leader
9 15 (3.61%) Consultant
9 15 (3.61%) Test Consultant
10 14 (3.37%) Performance Tester
11 13 (3.13%) Test Engineer
12 11 (2.65%) Software Tester
12 11 (2.65%) Software Engineer
13 10 (2.41%) Manual Tester
13 10 (2.41%) AS400 Test Analyst
14 9 (2.17%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.95%) Web Services
2 29 (6.99%) .NET
3 20 (4.82%) HTML
4 18 (4.34%) HTML5
5 16 (3.86%) CSS3
5 16 (3.86%) CSS
6 8 (1.93%) XML
7 6 (1.45%) JSP
8 4 (0.96%) SOAP
9 3 (0.72%) XMPP
10 2 (0.48%) J2EE
10 2 (0.48%) EDI
11 1 (0.24%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.24%) Spring
11 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.08%) Computer Science
2 41 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (8.43%) Mathematics
4 27 (6.51%) Client/Server
5 23 (5.54%) N-Tier
6 19 (4.58%) AS400
6 19 (4.58%) iSeries
7 13 (3.13%) Replication
8 12 (2.89%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.45%) Open Source
10 4 (0.96%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.96%) Clustering
11 3 (0.72%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.48%) DTV
12 2 (0.48%) New Media
12 2 (0.48%) Social Media
12 2 (0.48%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.24%) Statistics
13 1 (0.24%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.24%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 74 (17.83%) Windows
2 24 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (4.58%) Windows XP
4 11 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.41%) UNIX
6 8 (1.93%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.45%) Linux
8 3 (0.72%) Android
8 3 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.48%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.48%) AIX
9 2 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (34.22%) Test Management
3 97 (23.37%) Regression Testing
4 91 (21.93%) Performance Testing
5 84 (20.24%) Software Testing
6 77 (18.55%) Test Automation
7 72 (17.35%) Test Scripting
8 68 (16.39%) Mentoring
9 59 (14.22%) Unit Testing
10 57 (13.73%) Test Planning
11 51 (12.29%) Waterfall
12 50 (12.05%) User Acceptance Testing
13 49 (11.81%) Automated Testing
13 49 (11.81%) Manual Testing
14 48 (11.57%) User Stories
15 44 (10.60%) TDD
16 42 (10.12%) Test Strategy
17 40 (9.64%) Validation
18 39 (9.40%) Workflow
19 38 (9.16%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (27.71%) SQL
2 68 (16.39%) Java
3 64 (15.42%) C#
4 19 (4.58%) JavaScript
5 18 (4.34%) C
6 14 (3.37%) PowerShell
7 13 (3.13%) VB.NET
8 12 (2.89%) C++
9 6 (1.45%) VBA
10 5 (1.20%) Groovy
10 5 (1.20%) VBScript
11 3 (0.72%) Python
12 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.48%) XPath
12 2 (0.48%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.48%) COBOL
13 1 (0.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 164 (39.52%) ISEB
2 155 (37.35%) ISTQB
3 79 (19.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 64 (15.42%) Degree
5 49 (11.81%) Security Cleared
6 28 (6.75%) SC Cleared
7 14 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (2.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 10 (2.41%) ISEB Practitioner
10 6 (1.45%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.72%) IC3 Certification
11 3 (0.72%) APMP
11 3 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.48%) CISSP
12 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.24%) AAT
13 1 (0.24%) HND
13 1 (0.24%) PMP
13 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (20.72%) QA
System Software
1 12 (2.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (2.65%) Netcool
2 4 (0.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.72%) SCCM
4 2 (0.48%) Control-M
4 2 (0.48%) Foglight
4 2 (0.48%) OPNET
5 1 (0.24%) Iperf
Vendors
1 257 (61.93%) HP
2 54 (13.01%) Oracle
2 54 (13.01%) Microsoft
3 19 (4.58%) SAP
3 19 (4.58%) VMware
4 15 (3.61%) IBM
5 12 (2.89%) TOWER Software
6 8 (1.93%) Capita
7 7 (1.69%) Cramer
7 7 (1.69%) Remedy
7 7 (1.69%) Infovista
8 5 (1.20%) Cisco
8 5 (1.20%) Pega
9 4 (0.96%) Citrix
9 4 (0.96%) McAfee
9 4 (0.96%) Veritas
10 3 (0.72%) Mitel
10 3 (0.72%) Panasonic
10 3 (0.72%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.48%) Riverbed
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k base with an £80k OTE Plus Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £20000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus+benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Waterlooville
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago