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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 209 198 182
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 23 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.85% 4.33% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 12
Average salary £50,000 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £21,300 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
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
336 277 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.94% 5.57% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 243 222 225
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
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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
Warwickshire -7 10 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Birmingham -3 6 £50,000 +76.99% 1
Solihull - 4 £34,000 -
Wolverhampton +5 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Coventry -11 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Shropshire - 1 £27,500 -
HP Quality Center
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 38 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (67.92%) ISTQB
3 30 (56.60%) HP
4 28 (52.83%) ISEB
5 21 (39.62%) Test Scripting
6 17 (32.08%) Software Testing
7 16 (30.19%) Automation Testing
8 15 (28.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 15 (28.30%) Test Automation
8 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
9 13 (24.53%) HP UFT
9 13 (24.53%) QA
10 11 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (20.75%) Test Management
10 11 (20.75%) V-Model
10 11 (20.75%) Test Strategy
11 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (16.98%) LoadRunner
11 9 (16.98%) Keyword-Driven Testing
11 9 (16.98%) SDLC
12 8 (15.09%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (15.09%) Test Planning
12 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
12 8 (15.09%) Marketing
12 8 (15.09%) JIRA
13 7 (13.21%) Manual Testing
13 7 (13.21%) Performance Testing
13 7 (13.21%) SQL
14 6 (11.32%) SAP
14 6 (11.32%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.89%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) HP UFT
2 9 (16.98%) LoadRunner
3 8 (15.09%) JIRA
4 5 (9.43%) JMeter
5 4 (7.55%) JUnit
6 3 (5.66%) FogBugz
6 3 (5.66%) Selenium
6 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.77%) Bugzilla
7 2 (3.77%) NeoLoad
7 2 (3.77%) NUnit
7 2 (3.77%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.89%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (15.09%) Marketing
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Local Government
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Analyst
2 22 (41.51%) Test Analyst
3 14 (26.42%) Tester
4 11 (20.75%) Test Manager
5 10 (18.87%) Automation Tester
6 8 (15.09%) Senior Manager
6 8 (15.09%) Senior Test Manager
6 8 (15.09%) Software Manager
6 8 (15.09%) Software Test Manager
7 7 (13.21%) Consultant
7 7 (13.21%) QA Analyst
7 7 (13.21%) QA Test Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) Test Consultant
9 4 (7.55%) Junior
9 4 (7.55%) Junior Analyst
9 4 (7.55%) Junior QA Analyst
9 4 (7.55%) Junior Test Analyst
9 4 (7.55%) Performance Tester
10 3 (5.66%) Agile Test Analyst
10 3 (5.66%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) XML
2 3 (5.66%) XML Messaging
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) DCOM
3 1 (1.89%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.89%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.55%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.77%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) Test Scripting
3 17 (32.08%) Software Testing
4 16 (30.19%) Automation Testing
5 15 (28.30%) Test Automation
6 11 (20.75%) Test Management
6 11 (20.75%) Test Strategy
6 11 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (20.75%) V-Model
7 9 (16.98%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 9 (16.98%) SDLC
7 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (15.09%) Test Planning
8 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
9 7 (13.21%) Manual Testing
9 7 (13.21%) Performance Testing
10 6 (11.32%) Automated Testing
11 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
11 5 (9.43%) Migration
11 5 (9.43%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) C#
2 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.77%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.89%) ABAP
4 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (67.92%) ISTQB
2 28 (52.83%) ISEB
3 15 (28.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) WAI
3 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) HP
2 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.32%) SAP
4 3 (5.66%) Citrix
5 2 (3.77%) Talend
6 1 (1.89%) Cognos
6 1 (1.89%) Google
6 1 (1.89%) hybris
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