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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 195 109 181
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +72
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 27 107 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% 1.97% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.61% 25.36% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 103 16
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -34.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -3.89%
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
281 422 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.02% 7.76% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 248 347 179
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -57 11 £32,000 -3.03% 2
Coventry -7 3 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £72,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
HP Quality Center
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (38.71%) SAP
2 23 (37.10%) ISEB
3 20 (32.26%) Finance
4 18 (29.03%) MS Project
5 17 (27.42%) Project Planning
5 17 (27.42%) Test Scripting
6 15 (24.19%) HP
7 14 (22.58%) SAP Certification
7 14 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (20.97%) Test Management
8 13 (20.97%) Automotive
9 12 (19.35%) QuickTest Pro
10 10 (16.13%) Test Strategy
11 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (12.90%) SQL
12 8 (12.90%) ISTQB
12 8 (12.90%) Automated Testing
13 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
13 7 (11.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
15 5 (8.06%) QA
15 5 (8.06%) V-Model
15 5 (8.06%) Banking
15 5 (8.06%) SAP Basis
15 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
15 5 (8.06%) SAP PP
15 5 (8.06%) Project Management
15 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
15 5 (8.06%) ITIL
15 5 (8.06%) Test Planning

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (29.03%) MS Project
2 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.84%) MS Office
4 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) SAP PP
2 3 (4.84%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (4.84%) SAP CO
2 3 (4.84%) SAP HR
2 3 (4.84%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.23%) SAP MM
3 2 (3.23%) SAP SD
3 2 (3.23%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.61%) SAP QM
4 1 (1.61%) SAP SRM
4 1 (1.61%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (6.45%) LoadRunner
2 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.61%) JMeter
3 1 (1.61%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Automotive
3 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.06%) Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Retail
4 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Local Government
6 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (45.16%) Analyst
2 27 (43.55%) Test Analyst
3 13 (20.97%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (20.97%) Senior Test Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Test Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.68%) SAP Architect
5 6 (9.68%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Tester
7 3 (4.84%) Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Test Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Solutions Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Manual Tester
8 2 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Manager
9 1 (1.61%) UAT Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) SAP Basis
2 3 (4.84%) .NET
3 2 (3.23%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.61%) Middleware
4 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Data Conversion
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.23%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) AIX
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) Windows NT
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Project Planning
1 17 (27.42%) Test Scripting
2 14 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (20.97%) Test Management
4 10 (16.13%) Test Strategy
5 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.90%) Automated Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
8 5 (8.06%) V-Model
8 5 (8.06%) Project Management
8 5 (8.06%) ITIL
8 5 (8.06%) Test Planning
9 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.45%) People Management
9 4 (6.45%) Change Management
9 4 (6.45%) Validation
9 4 (6.45%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.45%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (4.84%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) C++
2 4 (6.45%) Java
3 3 (4.84%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) C
4 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.61%) VB
4 1 (1.61%) Python
4 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (37.10%) ISEB
2 14 (22.58%) SAP Certification
3 8 (12.90%) ISTQB
4 7 (11.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (4.84%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (4.84%) Degree
6 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Terminal Server
1 1 (1.61%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Nessus
1 1 (1.61%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) SAP
2 15 (24.19%) HP
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) Capita
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