The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 216 230 201
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 38 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.22% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.13% 4.09% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 18
Average salary £29,750 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.67% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £37,275 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £65,000 £41,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
375 318 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.49% 5.42% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 300 258 266
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £67,500
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 the South West

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in the South West

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in the South West

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in the South West

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Dorset +17 11 £32,500 -43.47%
Wiltshire +14 9 £25,000 -31.97% 1
Gloucestershire +4 9 £32,000 -14.66% 1
Bristol -7 4 £36,000 - 1
HP Quality Center
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 32 (60.38%) QA
2 31 (58.49%) Software Testing
2 31 (58.49%) HP
3 29 (54.72%) ISEB
4 27 (50.94%) XML
4 27 (50.94%) ISTQB
5 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (39.62%) Regression Testing
6 21 (39.62%) Security Cleared
6 21 (39.62%) Defect Management
7 20 (37.74%) Banking
8 18 (33.96%) DV Cleared
8 18 (33.96%) Functional Testing
9 17 (32.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (30.19%) System Testing
10 16 (30.19%) Finance
10 16 (30.19%) Unix
11 15 (28.30%) SQL
11 15 (28.30%) Middleware
11 15 (28.30%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (26.42%) TestDirector
12 14 (26.42%) Java
12 14 (26.42%) Windows
12 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
12 14 (26.42%) Test Management
13 13 (24.53%) Test Scripting
13 13 (24.53%) Management Information System
14 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
14 12 (22.64%) Client/Server
15 10 (18.87%) HP UFT

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (18.87%) MQSeries
2 4 (7.55%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (9.43%) OLTP
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) TestDirector
2 10 (18.87%) HP UFT
3 8 (15.09%) LoadRunner
4 7 (13.21%) ClearQuest
5 5 (9.43%) Subversion
5 5 (9.43%) YourKit
6 2 (3.77%) JMeter
6 2 (3.77%) JUnit
6 2 (3.77%) Selenium
6 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.77%) TestNG
6 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.89%) Hudson
7 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.89%) JIRA
7 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (37.74%) Banking
2 16 (30.19%) Finance
3 5 (9.43%) Financial Institution
3 5 (9.43%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Analyst
1 25 (47.17%) Test Analyst
2 13 (24.53%) Test Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Test Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Tester
5 6 (11.32%) Defect Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Functional Test Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Lead Tester
6 5 (9.43%) Non-Functional Tester
6 5 (9.43%) QA Leader
6 5 (9.43%) QA Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.77%) Automated Tester
8 2 (3.77%) QC Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.77%) UAT Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) XML
2 15 (28.30%) Middleware
3 9 (16.98%) JMS
4 8 (15.09%) HTML
5 5 (9.43%) XML Messaging
6 4 (7.55%) J2EE
6 4 (7.55%) XSLT
7 3 (5.66%) .NET
8 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (24.53%) Management Information System
3 12 (22.64%) Client/Server
4 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
5 5 (9.43%) SWIFT
6 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Unix
2 14 (26.42%) Windows
3 7 (13.21%) Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Software Testing
2 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (39.62%) Defect Management
3 21 (39.62%) Regression Testing
4 18 (33.96%) Functional Testing
5 17 (32.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (30.19%) System Testing
7 14 (26.42%) Test Management
8 13 (24.53%) Test Scripting
9 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
10 9 (16.98%) Configuration Management
11 8 (15.09%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
11 8 (15.09%) Usability Testing
12 7 (13.21%) Test Planning
12 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
13 6 (11.32%) RUP
14 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
14 5 (9.43%) Non-Functional Testing
14 5 (9.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) SQL
2 14 (26.42%) Java
3 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.43%) XPath
5 4 (7.55%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.55%) Python
6 3 (5.66%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (54.72%) ISEB
2 27 (50.94%) ISTQB
3 21 (39.62%) Security Cleared
4 18 (33.96%) DV Cleared
5 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
6 9 (16.98%) Degree
6 9 (16.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (9.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (5.66%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (60.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) vSphere
2 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) CA Service Virtualization
1 5 (9.43%) nmon
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (58.49%) HP
2 10 (18.87%) Green Hat
2 10 (18.87%) IBM
3 9 (16.98%) Sybase
4 8 (15.09%) Citrix
4 8 (15.09%) Remedy
4 8 (15.09%) VMware
5 6 (11.32%) Oracle
6 5 (9.43%) Dynatrace
6 5 (9.43%) webMethods
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.89%) SunGard
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Three People
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
South West
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 25 days ago