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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 191 171 172
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 19 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.33% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.81% 5.20% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 19
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -43.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £39,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+22.05% -9.33%
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 West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
279 269 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.43% 6.42% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 218 205 228
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

HP Quality Center Salary Trend in the West Midlands

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP Quality Center across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

HP Quality Center Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 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
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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
Coventry - 9 £42,500 - 2
Birmingham -11 5 £24,000 -28.88% 1
Staffordshire - 2 £21,000 -
Wolverhampton -2 1 £35,000 -9.67%
Warwickshire -11 1 £47,500 +31.94% 1
HP Quality Center
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (60.00%) HP
2 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) ISEB
4 13 (37.14%) ISTQB
5 11 (31.43%) Finance
6 10 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 9 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
8 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
8 8 (22.86%) SAP
9 7 (20.00%) Degree
9 7 (20.00%) QA
9 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 6 (17.14%) BDD
10 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
10 6 (17.14%) Scrum
11 5 (14.29%) SQL
11 5 (14.29%) MS Project
11 5 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (14.29%) Project Planning
11 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
12 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (11.43%) VCP4
12 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
12 4 (11.43%) JUnit
12 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
13 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
13 3 (8.57%) Banking
13 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP APO
1 1 (2.86%) SAP PP
1 1 (2.86%) SAP WM
1 1 (2.86%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.86%) SAP QM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (11.43%) JUnit
3 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.86%) JMeter
4 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Analyst
1 17 (48.57%) Test Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Test Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Tester
4 2 (5.71%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) SAP Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Test Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Supply Chain Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (2.86%) Automation Tester
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Tester
5 1 (2.86%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) EDI
1 1 (2.86%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) FMCG
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 9 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (22.86%) Software Testing
5 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (17.14%) Scrum
6 6 (17.14%) BDD
7 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Project Planning
8 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.57%) V-Model
9 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Performance Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Test Management
10 2 (5.71%) Release Management
10 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.71%) ITIL
10 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
11 1 (2.86%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
3 3 (8.57%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) ISEB
2 13 (37.14%) ISTQB
3 7 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) VCP4
5 3 (8.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) WAI
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) HP
2 8 (22.86%) SAP
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
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