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 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 216 194 188
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -6
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 23 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.28% 9.42% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 19
Median salary £31,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,400 £45,000
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 West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
366 276 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.90% 5.18% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 245 226 267
Median salary £42,761 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.61% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £58,500
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 West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 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 3 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the West Midlands 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
Shropshire - 9 £27,500 -
Warwickshire -7 7 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Birmingham -23 3 £32,500 -31.57%
Solihull +16 1 £34,000 +30.76%
Staffordshire +8 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Coventry -10 1 - - 2
Wolverhampton - 1 £30,000 -
HP Quality Center
England

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

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 29 (64.44%) HP
1 29 (64.44%) ISTQB
2 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (55.56%) ISEB
4 18 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
6 15 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 13 (28.89%) Test Management
7 13 (28.89%) Test Strategy
8 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (24.44%) QA
9 11 (24.44%) Finance
9 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (24.44%) Test Planning
10 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (22.22%) Marketing
11 9 (20.00%) SQL
11 9 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (17.78%) HP UFT
13 7 (15.56%) Automation Testing
14 6 (13.33%) Defect Management
14 6 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
14 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
14 6 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
14 6 (13.33%) LoadRunner
15 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
15 5 (11.11%) JIRA
15 5 (11.11%) Performance Testing
15 5 (11.11%) Manual Testing
16 4 (8.89%) Open Source

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.22%) MS Project
1 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) HP UFT
2 6 (13.33%) LoadRunner
3 5 (11.11%) JIRA
4 4 (8.89%) JMeter
5 3 (6.67%) Selenium
6 2 (4.44%) JUnit
6 2 (4.44%) NeoLoad
6 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.22%) Fiddler
7 1 (2.22%) LoadUI
7 1 (2.22%) NUnit
7 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.22%) TestComplete
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Automotive
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Analyst
2 21 (46.67%) Test Analyst
3 14 (31.11%) Test Manager
4 10 (22.22%) Senior Manager
4 10 (22.22%) Senior Test Manager
4 10 (22.22%) Software Manager
4 10 (22.22%) Software Test Manager
5 6 (13.33%) QA Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Tester
6 4 (8.89%) Automation Tester
6 4 (8.89%) Junior
6 4 (8.89%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Junior QA Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Junior Test Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) QA Tester
9 1 (2.22%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 15 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 13 (28.89%) Test Management
4 13 (28.89%) Test Strategy
5 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (24.44%) Test Planning
7 9 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (15.56%) Automation Testing
9 6 (13.33%) Defect Management
9 6 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 5 (11.11%) Manual Testing
10 5 (11.11%) Performance Testing
11 4 (8.89%) Keyword-Driven Testing
11 4 (8.89%) Open Source
11 4 (8.89%) SDLC
12 3 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) C#
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (64.44%) ISTQB
2 25 (55.56%) ISEB
3 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) WAI
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) HP
2 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Google