The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 301 283 215
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -68
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 157 162 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.72% 1.03%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.18% 12.74% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 117 112 195
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
Systems Management Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1404 1272 1384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.84% 5.67% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 931 1149
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
HP Quality Center
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -5 63 £35,500 -5.33% 3
Hampshire +11 23 £37,500 +20.00% 1
Surrey -19 16 £37,500 -16.66% 8
West Sussex +13 13 £45,000 +20.00%
Kent -9 13 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East Sussex -10 13 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Oxfordshire -15 12 £29,750 -32.00%
Buckinghamshire -2 8 £32,750 +15.92% 3
HP Quality Center
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 131 (50.97%) ISEB
2 126 (49.03%) HP
3 98 (38.13%) Finance
4 87 (33.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 73 (28.40%) QA
6 70 (27.24%) ISTQB
6 70 (27.24%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (26.85%) Software Testing
7 69 (26.85%) Test Automation
8 66 (25.68%) Test Scripting
9 64 (24.90%) SQL
10 63 (24.51%) Test Management
11 61 (23.74%) TestDirector
12 59 (22.96%) Windows
13 51 (19.84%) Retail
14 48 (18.68%) Microsoft
15 47 (18.29%) User Acceptance Testing
16 42 (16.34%) Telecoms
16 42 (16.34%) System Testing
17 40 (15.56%) Degree
18 38 (14.79%) JIRA
19 35 (13.62%) MS Office
19 35 (13.62%) Test Strategy
20 33 (12.84%) Security Cleared
20 33 (12.84%) SC Cleared
20 33 (12.84%) Selenium
21 32 (12.45%) XML
22 29 (11.28%) C#
23 28 (10.89%) Billing
24 27 (10.51%) VBScript

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (1.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.17%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.78%) IIS
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.39%) Apache
4 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 35 (13.62%) MS Office
2 26 (10.12%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.95%) MS Project
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (8.56%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (0.78%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.51%) LTE
1 27 (10.51%) 4G
2 12 (4.67%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.67%) Internet
3 11 (4.28%) NAS
4 5 (1.95%) FTP
5 4 (1.56%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.78%) Network Security
6 2 (0.78%) Firewall
7 1 (0.39%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.39%) 2G
7 1 (0.39%) IPsec
7 1 (0.39%) DNS
7 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.39%) DHCP
7 1 (0.39%) HTTP
7 1 (0.39%) SDH
7 1 (0.39%) IPv4
7 1 (0.39%) IPv6
7 1 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.56%) Relational Database
2 8 (3.11%) RDBMS
3 5 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.17%) MySQL
5 3 (1.17%) Big Data
6 1 (0.39%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 87 (33.85%) QuickTest Pro
2 61 (23.74%) TestDirector
3 38 (14.79%) JIRA
4 33 (12.84%) Selenium
5 23 (8.95%) Subversion
6 21 (8.17%) Visual Studio
7 18 (7.00%) LoadRunner
8 15 (5.84%) Bugzilla
9 14 (5.45%) Jenkins
9 14 (5.45%) MSBuild
9 14 (5.45%) Rational DOORS
10 13 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (4.28%) ClearCase
12 9 (3.50%) SoapUI
12 9 (3.50%) Ranorex
13 7 (2.72%) SilkTest
13 7 (2.72%) MSTest
14 6 (2.33%) TestComplete
14 6 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 3 (1.17%) Maven
General
1 98 (38.13%) Finance
2 51 (19.84%) Retail
3 42 (16.34%) Telecoms
4 28 (10.89%) Billing
5 14 (5.45%) Back Office
6 11 (4.28%) Banking
7 9 (3.50%) Military
8 6 (2.33%) Front Office
9 5 (1.95%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.39%) French Language
10 1 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 130 (50.58%) Analyst
2 120 (46.69%) Test Analyst
3 38 (14.79%) Senior Analyst
4 35 (13.62%) Test Engineer
5 32 (12.45%) Test Manager
6 31 (12.06%) Senior Test Analyst
7 23 (8.95%) Manual Test Analyst
8 16 (6.23%) Software Engineer
8 16 (6.23%) Tester
8 16 (6.23%) Test Leader
9 11 (4.28%) Functional Test Analyst
9 11 (4.28%) Functional Analyst
9 11 (4.28%) Senior Test Engineer
10 10 (3.89%) Test Automation Engineer
10 10 (3.89%) Automation Engineer
11 9 (3.50%) Test Team Leader
11 9 (3.50%) Team Leader
11 9 (3.50%) QA Analyst
12 7 (2.72%) Senior QA Analyst
12 7 (2.72%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.45%) XML
2 23 (8.95%) SOAP
3 21 (8.17%) .NET
4 19 (7.39%) Web Services
5 14 (5.45%) WCF
5 14 (5.45%) WPF
5 14 (5.45%) .NET Framework
5 14 (5.45%) REST
6 7 (2.72%) ODBC
7 3 (1.17%) Spring
7 3 (1.17%) J2EE
7 3 (1.17%) ICEfaces
8 2 (0.78%) Middleware
8 2 (0.78%) JSP
8 2 (0.78%) Struts
8 2 (0.78%) JSF
9 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.39%) JDBC
9 1 (0.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.50%) Chip and PIN
3 7 (2.72%) Mathematics
3 7 (2.72%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.33%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.95%) AS400
5 5 (1.95%) iSeries
6 4 (1.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.78%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.39%) Physics
9 1 (0.39%) Clustering
9 1 (0.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 59 (22.96%) Windows
2 24 (9.34%) UNIX
3 20 (7.78%) Windows XP
4 12 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (4.28%) Linux
6 3 (1.17%) Windows Vista
6 3 (1.17%) Windows 2000
6 3 (1.17%) VxWorks
6 3 (1.17%) LynxOS
6 3 (1.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.78%) AIX
8 1 (0.39%) Solaris
8 1 (0.39%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (27.24%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (26.85%) Software Testing
2 69 (26.85%) Test Automation
3 66 (25.68%) Test Scripting
4 63 (24.51%) Test Management
5 47 (18.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 42 (16.34%) System Testing
7 35 (13.62%) Test Strategy
8 27 (10.51%) Manual Testing
9 23 (8.95%) Scrum
10 22 (8.56%) Waterfall
11 20 (7.78%) TDD
11 20 (7.78%) Automation Testing
12 17 (6.61%) OO
13 16 (6.23%) Workflow
14 15 (5.84%) Regression Testing
14 15 (5.84%) Integration Testing
15 14 (5.45%) Software Engineering
16 12 (4.67%) Project Management
16 12 (4.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (24.90%) SQL
2 29 (11.28%) C#
3 27 (10.51%) VBScript
4 21 (8.17%) C++
5 19 (7.39%) VB
6 15 (5.84%) T-SQL
7 14 (5.45%) C++/CLI
8 13 (5.06%) C
9 11 (4.28%) Java
10 8 (3.11%) Python
11 7 (2.72%) Perl
11 7 (2.72%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.72%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.17%) Ada
12 3 (1.17%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.78%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 131 (50.97%) ISEB
2 70 (27.24%) ISTQB
3 40 (15.56%) Degree
4 33 (12.84%) Security Cleared
4 33 (12.84%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (28.40%) QA
2 3 (1.17%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.78%) TickIT
3 2 (0.78%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (4.28%) NFS
2 8 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.11%) Legato
2 3 (1.17%) Netcool
3 2 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.39%) nmon
4 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 126 (49.03%) HP
2 48 (18.68%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.00%) IBM
4 14 (5.45%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.50%) Veritas
6 8 (3.11%) Hitachi
6 8 (3.11%) VMware
7 6 (2.33%) SunGard
7 6 (2.33%) Oracle
8 4 (1.56%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.78%) Remedy
9 2 (0.78%) McAfee
9 2 (0.78%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.39%) Segue
10 1 (0.39%) Meridio
10 1 (0.39%) Planview
10 1 (0.39%) Cramer
10 1 (0.39%) SAP
10 1 (0.39%) Cisco
10 1 (0.39%) Citrix
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £61000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
East Sussex
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago