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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 183 122 179
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +57
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 31 88 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 1.61% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.40% 19.78% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 84 12
Average salary £43,750 £33,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.57% -34.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £28,950 £32,525
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £50,000 £64,050
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+4.05% -6.32%
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
272 445 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.93% 8.13% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 249 367 157
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 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
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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
Birmingham -39 10 £30,000 -6.25% 2
Warwickshire - 8 £77,500 -
Coventry -1 3 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Staffordshire -3 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Walsall -4 1 £37,500 +25.00%
HP Quality Center
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 22 (37.93%) SAP
1 22 (37.93%) ISEB
2 18 (31.03%) Finance
3 16 (27.59%) MS Project
3 16 (27.59%) Test Scripting
4 15 (25.86%) Project Planning
5 14 (24.14%) HP
5 14 (24.14%) SAP Certification
6 13 (22.41%) Automotive
6 13 (22.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (20.69%) Test Management
8 11 (18.97%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (15.52%) Test Strategy
10 8 (13.79%) SQL
10 8 (13.79%) Automated Testing
10 8 (13.79%) ISTQB
11 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
11 7 (12.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (10.34%) Software Testing
13 5 (8.62%) ITIL
13 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
13 5 (8.62%) Project Management
13 5 (8.62%) SAP Basis
13 5 (8.62%) QA
13 5 (8.62%) V-Model
14 4 (6.90%) C++
14 4 (6.90%) Java
14 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
14 4 (6.90%) LoadRunner
14 4 (6.90%) SAP PP

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 16 (27.59%) MS Project
2 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) SAP PP
2 3 (5.17%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (5.17%) SAP CO
2 3 (5.17%) SAP HR
2 3 (5.17%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.45%) SAP MM
3 2 (3.45%) SAP SD
3 2 (3.45%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.72%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (6.90%) LoadRunner
2 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.72%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.72%) JMeter
3 1 (1.72%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.72%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 13 (22.41%) Automotive
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.90%) Retail
4 3 (5.17%) Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Local Government
5 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Analyst
2 26 (44.83%) Test Analyst
3 13 (22.41%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (22.41%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Test Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.34%) SAP Architect
5 6 (10.34%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Tester
7 3 (5.17%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.45%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Manual Tester
8 2 (3.45%) Solutions Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) SAP Test Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Penetration Tester
9 1 (1.72%) Lead Test Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Performance Manager
9 1 (1.72%) UAT Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) SAP Basis
2 3 (5.17%) .NET
3 2 (3.45%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.72%) Middleware
4 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Data Conversion
2 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.45%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) AIX
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Windows NT
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Test Scripting
2 15 (25.86%) Project Planning
3 13 (22.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (20.69%) Test Management
5 9 (15.52%) Test Strategy
6 8 (13.79%) Automated Testing
7 6 (10.34%) Software Testing
8 5 (8.62%) V-Model
8 5 (8.62%) Project Management
8 5 (8.62%) ITIL
9 4 (6.90%) Change Management
9 4 (6.90%) Validation
9 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.90%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.17%) Resource Management
10 3 (5.17%) Data Migration
10 3 (5.17%) Logistics
10 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) C++
2 4 (6.90%) Java
3 3 (5.17%) C#
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.72%) VB
4 1 (1.72%) Python
4 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) ISEB
2 14 (24.14%) SAP Certification
3 8 (13.79%) ISTQB
4 7 (12.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.17%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (5.17%) Degree
6 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Terminal Server
1 1 (1.72%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Nessus
1 1 (1.72%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) SAP
2 14 (24.14%) HP
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) Capita
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