The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 445 427 379
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -48
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 567 633 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.57% 0.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.85% 9.07% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 452 473 510
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+20.56% -7.23%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7226 6981 6227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.72% 6.24% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5784 5495 4786
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in the UK

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in the UK

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England -17 508 £43,500 +2.35% 45
South East +80 204 £44,000 +18.91% 13
London -99 119 £55,000 +10.00% 17
Surrey +66 66 £42,500 +36.00% 2
Yorkshire -20 61 £35,000 +9.37% 2
East of England +8 52 £52,500 +9.37% 3
Berkshire -1 44 £48,250 +35.91% 5
Hampshire +34 42 £35,000 -23.07% 2
Essex +5 39 £52,500 -27.58% 1
North West +21 38 £31,000 -8.82% 2
Scotland +2 27 £39,500 +58.00% 3
Reigate - 26 £43,750 - 1
East Sussex -2 25 £52,500 +70.73% 1
Reading +7 23 £46,625 +16.56% 3
Brighton 0 22 £52,500 +66.66% 1
South Yorkshire +13 21 £44,500 +48.33% 1
Sheffield +8 21 £44,500 +54.78% 1
Southampton +5 21 £35,000 -23.07%
West Yorkshire -57 21 £35,500 +6.76% 1
West Midlands -20 20 £42,500 +25.92% 3
Brentwood +1 19 £36,000 -24.21%
City of London -48 19 £57,500 +27.77% 3
Glasgow +24 15 £45,000 +0.55%
Winchester - 15 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire +30 12 £31,000 +8.77%
Merseyside +22 12 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Liverpool +25 11 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Oxfordshire +12 11 £44,000 +47.89%
Cheshire +9 11 £27,500 -
Leeds -11 11 £40,000 +17.64%

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 698 (58.85%) HP
2 496 (41.82%) Finance
3 483 (40.73%) Agile Software Development
4 446 (37.61%) ISEB
5 406 (34.23%) ISTQB
6 369 (31.11%) Test Management
7 345 (29.09%) SQL
8 327 (27.57%) QA
9 309 (26.05%) QuickTest Pro
10 277 (23.36%) Test Scripting
11 275 (23.19%) Software Testing
12 242 (20.40%) Performance Testing
13 241 (20.32%) Test Automation
14 225 (18.97%) Selenium
15 220 (18.55%) User Acceptance Testing
16 208 (17.54%) JIRA
17 207 (17.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 204 (17.20%) Test Strategy
19 187 (15.77%) Microsoft
20 177 (14.92%) Windows
21 164 (13.83%) Regression Testing
21 164 (13.83%) Test Planning
22 160 (13.49%) Banking
23 151 (12.73%) LoadRunner
24 140 (11.80%) MS Excel
25 139 (11.72%) Mentoring
26 135 (11.38%) SQL Server
27 127 (10.71%) Security Cleared
28 126 (10.62%) Degree
29 122 (10.29%) Manual Testing

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 59 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
3 12 (1.01%) IIS
4 11 (0.93%) Confluence
5 9 (0.76%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.51%) IBM Notes
7 5 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPEL
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (0.25%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.17%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.17%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.084%) SAS
10 1 (0.084%) CMS
10 1 (0.084%) Lync
Applications
1 140 (11.80%) MS Excel
2 67 (5.65%) MS Office
3 25 (2.11%) MS Project
4 16 (1.35%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.93%) InfoPath
6 9 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (1.18%) SAP MM
2 10 (0.84%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.59%) SAP SD
4 7 (0.59%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (0.59%) SAP CO
5 6 (0.51%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.42%) SAP QM
6 5 (0.42%) SAP PP
6 5 (0.42%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.42%) SAP SCM
7 4 (0.34%) SAP WM
7 4 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (0.34%) SaaS
2 2 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 14 (1.18%) LAN
3 13 (1.10%) WAN
4 12 (1.01%) HTTP
5 5 (0.42%) Ethernet
5 5 (0.42%) DNS
5 5 (0.42%) SDH
5 5 (0.42%) MPLS
6 4 (0.34%) DSL
6 4 (0.34%) AMQP
7 3 (0.25%) LTE
7 3 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.25%) Internet
7 3 (0.25%) RTP
7 3 (0.25%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.25%) 3GPP
7 3 (0.25%) GPRS
7 3 (0.25%) VoIP
8 2 (0.17%) GSM
8 2 (0.17%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (11.38%) SQL Server
2 37 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
4 20 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (1.60%) QlikView
5 19 (1.60%) Oracle Database
6 15 (1.26%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.42%) SAP BW
9 5 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.34%) Informix
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.25%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.25%) MySQL
12 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.17%) MS Access
12 2 (0.17%) Big Data
13 1 (0.084%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 309 (26.05%) QuickTest Pro
2 225 (18.97%) Selenium
3 208 (17.54%) JIRA
4 151 (12.73%) LoadRunner
5 102 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 71 (5.99%) TestDirector
7 63 (5.31%) JMeter
7 63 (5.31%) Visual Studio
8 53 (4.47%) Cucumber
9 44 (3.71%) WebDriver
10 41 (3.46%) NUnit
11 37 (3.12%) SoapUI
12 36 (3.04%) Rhino Mocks
12 36 (3.04%) JUnit
13 23 (1.94%) Subversion
14 22 (1.85%) MSTest
14 22 (1.85%) eggPlant
15 21 (1.77%) Jenkins
16 19 (1.60%) FitNesse
17 18 (1.52%) Bugzilla
General
1 496 (41.82%) Finance
2 160 (13.49%) Banking
3 102 (8.60%) Retail
4 77 (6.49%) Telecoms
5 34 (2.87%) Aerospace
6 33 (2.78%) Investment Banking
7 29 (2.45%) Legal
8 28 (2.36%) Retail Banking
9 27 (2.28%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.93%) Military
10 11 (0.93%) Billing
11 10 (0.84%) Marketing
12 7 (0.59%) Games
12 7 (0.59%) Advertising
13 6 (0.51%) Publishing
13 6 (0.51%) Automotive
14 3 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.25%) Local Government
15 2 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 516 (43.51%) Analyst
2 457 (38.53%) Test Analyst
3 206 (17.37%) Test Manager
4 140 (11.80%) Tester
5 114 (9.61%) Consultant
6 102 (8.60%) Test Leader
7 97 (8.18%) Senior Analyst
8 87 (7.34%) Test Consultant
9 83 (7.00%) Senior Test Analyst
10 39 (3.29%) Developer
11 38 (3.20%) Software Tester
12 37 (3.12%) QA Engineer
13 35 (2.95%) Performance Analyst
13 35 (2.95%) SAP Consultant
14 34 (2.87%) Performance Test Analyst
15 33 (2.78%) Test Engineer
16 32 (2.70%) Test Team Leader
16 32 (2.70%) Team Leader
17 30 (2.53%) QA Tester
18 28 (2.36%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (4.55%) .NET
2 51 (4.30%) Web Services
3 45 (3.79%) HTML
4 30 (2.53%) CSS
5 24 (2.02%) HTML5
6 23 (1.94%) CSS3
6 23 (1.94%) XML
7 17 (1.43%) SOAP
8 8 (0.67%) ASP.NET
9 7 (0.59%) J2EE
9 7 (0.59%) XMPP
9 7 (0.59%) Velocity
10 6 (0.51%) Java EE
11 5 (0.42%) JSP
11 5 (0.42%) Middleware
12 4 (0.34%) Spring
12 4 (0.34%) EDI
12 4 (0.34%) JMS
12 4 (0.34%) Gherkin
13 3 (0.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 98 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 57 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 49 (4.13%) Mathematics
5 45 (3.79%) Client/Server
6 34 (2.87%) N-Tier
6 34 (2.87%) AS400
7 19 (1.60%) iSeries
8 16 (1.35%) Open Source
8 16 (1.35%) Replication
9 14 (1.18%) Mobile App
10 10 (0.84%) Credit Risk
11 9 (0.76%) Wiki
11 9 (0.76%) Equities
12 8 (0.67%) Clustering
12 8 (0.67%) Market Risk
13 7 (0.59%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 6 (0.51%) Derivative
14 6 (0.51%) Mainframe
14 6 (0.51%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 177 (14.92%) Windows
2 38 (3.20%) UNIX
3 37 (3.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (2.36%) Windows XP
5 16 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.10%) Linux
7 12 (1.01%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.76%) Solaris
9 7 (0.59%) Android
10 4 (0.34%) AIX
11 3 (0.25%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.17%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.084%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.084%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (40.73%) Agile Software Development
2 369 (31.11%) Test Management
3 277 (23.36%) Test Scripting
4 275 (23.19%) Software Testing
5 242 (20.40%) Performance Testing
6 241 (20.32%) Test Automation
7 220 (18.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 204 (17.20%) Test Strategy
9 164 (13.83%) Regression Testing
9 164 (13.83%) Test Planning
10 139 (11.72%) Mentoring
11 122 (10.29%) Manual Testing
12 120 (10.12%) Integration Testing
13 115 (9.70%) Scrum
14 109 (9.19%) Automated Testing
15 93 (7.84%) TDD
16 90 (7.59%) Validation
17 87 (7.34%) Waterfall
18 75 (6.32%) Automation Testing
19 73 (6.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 345 (29.09%) SQL
2 112 (9.44%) Java
3 111 (9.36%) C#
4 50 (4.22%) JavaScript
5 36 (3.04%) C++
6 31 (2.61%) C
7 22 (1.85%) VBScript
8 20 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 14 (1.18%) PowerShell
10 10 (0.84%) VB.NET
11 9 (0.76%) VBA
11 9 (0.76%) T-SQL
11 9 (0.76%) Perl
12 8 (0.67%) Groovy
13 7 (0.59%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.59%) Python
14 6 (0.51%) VB
15 3 (0.25%) PHP
15 3 (0.25%) Ruby
16 2 (0.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 446 (37.61%) ISEB
2 406 (34.23%) ISTQB
3 207 (17.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 127 (10.71%) Security Cleared
5 126 (10.62%) Degree
6 90 (7.59%) SC Cleared
7 27 (2.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 24 (2.02%) ISEB Practitioner
9 18 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (0.76%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.25%) APMP
13 2 (0.17%) IC3 Certification
13 2 (0.17%) CCA
13 2 (0.17%) CISSP
14 1 (0.084%) HND
14 1 (0.084%) PMP
14 1 (0.084%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.084%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 327 (27.57%) QA
2 8 (0.67%) Basel III
2 8 (0.67%) Basel II
2 8 (0.67%) CRD IV
3 3 (0.25%) SLA
3 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.25%) WAI
4 1 (0.084%) MiFID
4 1 (0.084%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.084%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.084%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.084%) DO-178B
System Software
1 28 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.18%) vSphere
4 8 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.17%) Firmware
6 1 (0.084%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.084%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (1.10%) Netcool
2 8 (0.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (0.34%) CA LISA
3 4 (0.34%) Control-M
4 3 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.25%) SCCM
5 2 (0.17%) Foglight
5 2 (0.17%) OPNET
6 1 (0.084%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.084%) Iperf
Vendors
1 698 (58.85%) HP
2 187 (15.77%) Microsoft
3 98 (8.26%) Oracle
4 86 (7.25%) SAP
5 33 (2.78%) IBM
6 30 (2.53%) VMware
7 23 (1.94%) Business Objects
8 21 (1.77%) TOWER Software
9 15 (1.26%) Remedy
10 12 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (1.01%) Citrix
11 10 (0.84%) BT
12 9 (0.76%) Green Hat
13 8 (0.67%) Fujitsu
13 8 (0.67%) Capita
13 8 (0.67%) McAfee
13 8 (0.67%) Veritas
14 7 (0.59%) webMethods
14 7 (0.59%) Murex
14 7 (0.59%) Calypso
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k base with an £80k OTE Plus Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Dover
People Source
Salary: excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dover
People Source
Salary: excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + .
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Rayleigh
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: 30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Avon
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago