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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 228 242 228
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 12 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.57% 1.97% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 9
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £23,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £34,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
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
336 406 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.99% 6.68% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 271 300 244
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +15 4 £85,000 +183.33%
Wiltshire -3 3 £24,500 +4.25% 1
Bristol -1 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
HP Quality Center
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 31 (65.96%) HP
2 27 (57.45%) Software Testing
3 25 (53.19%) QA
4 24 (51.06%) ISEB
5 23 (48.94%) XML
6 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (46.81%) ISTQB
7 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
8 18 (38.30%) Defect Management
9 16 (34.04%) DV Cleared
10 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
10 15 (31.91%) Banking
10 15 (31.91%) Finance
11 14 (29.79%) Regression Testing
11 14 (29.79%) Functional Testing
12 13 (27.66%) Test Management
12 13 (27.66%) Test Scripting
12 13 (27.66%) Middleware
12 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (25.53%) Windows
13 12 (25.53%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (25.53%) System Testing
14 11 (23.40%) Unix
14 11 (23.40%) SQL
14 11 (23.40%) TestDirector
14 11 (23.40%) Management Information System
15 10 (21.28%) Java
16 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
16 9 (19.15%) MQSeries
16 9 (19.15%) Client/Server

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (19.15%) MQSeries
2 4 (8.51%) Apache
3 2 (4.26%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (8.51%) OLTP
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) TestDirector
2 8 (17.02%) HP UFT
3 6 (12.77%) LoadRunner
4 5 (10.64%) ClearQuest
5 4 (8.51%) Subversion
5 4 (8.51%) YourKit
6 2 (4.26%) JMeter
6 2 (4.26%) JUnit
6 2 (4.26%) Selenium
6 2 (4.26%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.26%) TestNG
6 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.13%) Hudson
7 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (31.91%) Banking
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Financial Institution
2 4 (8.51%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Analyst
1 18 (38.30%) Test Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Test Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Tester
4 6 (12.77%) Defect Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Test Leader
6 4 (8.51%) Functional Test Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Lead Tester
6 4 (8.51%) Non-Functional Tester
6 4 (8.51%) QA Leader
6 4 (8.51%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Test Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Software Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (48.94%) XML
2 13 (27.66%) Middleware
3 8 (17.02%) JMS
4 5 (10.64%) HTML
5 4 (8.51%) J2EE
5 4 (8.51%) XML Messaging
5 4 (8.51%) XSLT
6 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.40%) Management Information System
3 9 (19.15%) Client/Server
4 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
5 4 (8.51%) SWIFT
6 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
6 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Unix
3 7 (14.89%) Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Software Testing
2 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (38.30%) Defect Management
4 14 (29.79%) Functional Testing
4 14 (29.79%) Regression Testing
5 13 (27.66%) Test Management
5 13 (27.66%) Test Scripting
6 12 (25.53%) System Testing
6 12 (25.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
7 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
8 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
9 6 (12.77%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (12.77%) RUP
9 6 (12.77%) Test Strategy
10 5 (10.64%) People Management
10 5 (10.64%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Usability Testing
11 4 (8.51%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 10 (21.28%) Java
3 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.51%) Python
4 4 (8.51%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (51.06%) ISEB
2 22 (46.81%) ISTQB
3 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
4 16 (34.04%) DV Cleared
5 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
6 8 (17.02%) Degree
7 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (8.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (53.19%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) vSphere
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) CA Service Virtualization
2 4 (8.51%) nmon
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (65.96%) HP
2 9 (19.15%) Green Hat
2 9 (19.15%) IBM
3 5 (10.64%) Citrix
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) Remedy
3 5 (10.64%) Sybase
3 5 (10.64%) VMware
4 4 (8.51%) Dynatrace
4 4 (8.51%) webMethods
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) SunGard