Period
to 18 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for HP Quality Center skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HP Quality Center over the 6 months to 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 920 640 794
Rank change year-on-year -280 +154 +103
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 69 39 267
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.063% 0.089% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.36% 0.53% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 165
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £41,250 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year +27.27% -20.67% +4.00%
75th Percentile £63,938 £49,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,525 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% -23.08% +4.00%

HP Quality Center is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 18,955 7,367 16,735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.22% 16.73% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12,121 6,166 12,929
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £62,500 £58,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% +6.84% +6.36%
75th Percentile £86,250 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £95,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in England

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HP Quality Center in England.

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in England

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing HP Quality Center in England over the 6 months to 18 October 2021.

Salary histogram for HP Quality Center in England

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 18 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -240 35 £62,500 +35.14% 3
South East -144 22 £48,750 +29.14% 2
Midlands -109 6 £29,000 -40.21%
West Midlands -113 6 £29,000 -40.21%
South West - 4 £53,250 - 3
North West -98 2 £34,500 +6.15% 1
North of England -131 2 £34,500 +6.15% 2
HP Quality Center
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, IT jobs citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 44 (63.77%) JIRA
2 41 (59.42%) Test Automation
3 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (53.62%) HP
4 32 (46.38%) Test Scripting
5 31 (44.93%) Test Management
6 30 (43.48%) Java
7 29 (42.03%) Software Testing
8 27 (39.13%) DevOps
9 26 (37.68%) Social Skills
9 26 (37.68%) Selenium
10 23 (33.33%) Oracle
10 23 (33.33%) Defect Management
10 23 (33.33%) BDD
11 22 (31.88%) Scenario Testing
11 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
11 22 (31.88%) JMeter
12 21 (30.43%) Scrum
12 21 (30.43%) LoadRunner
13 20 (28.99%) ISTQB
14 19 (27.54%) SoapUI
14 19 (27.54%) Oracle Database
15 18 (26.09%) Cucumber
15 18 (26.09%) HP ALM
15 18 (26.09%) Integration Testing
15 18 (26.09%) Finance
15 18 (26.09%) Python
16 17 (24.64%) Windows
16 17 (24.64%) C#
16 17 (24.64%) Security Cleared

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 14 (20.29%) SharePoint
2 12 (17.39%) Confluence
3 9 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Project
1 10 (14.49%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) BlazeMeter
2 9 (13.04%) Azure
3 7 (10.14%) Azure Data Factory
3 7 (10.14%) Power Platform
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (5.80%) SaaS
5 1 (1.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) HTTP
1 9 (13.04%) SSL
2 2 (2.90%) NAS
3 1 (1.45%) ATM
3 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.54%) Oracle Database
3 11 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (10.14%) Data Lake
5 7 (10.14%) Power BI
5 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.90%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 44 (63.77%) JIRA
2 26 (37.68%) Selenium
3 22 (31.88%) JMeter
4 21 (30.43%) LoadRunner
5 19 (27.54%) SoapUI
6 18 (26.09%) Cucumber
7 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
8 16 (23.19%) Git (software)
8 16 (23.19%) Postman
9 13 (18.84%) JUnit
10 12 (17.39%) SpecFlow
11 10 (14.49%) eggPlant
11 10 (14.49%) REST Assured
11 10 (14.49%) The Grinder
12 9 (13.04%) Maven
12 9 (13.04%) Mockito
12 9 (13.04%) WebDriver
13 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio
14 7 (10.14%) NUnit
14 7 (10.14%) StarTeam
General
1 26 (37.68%) Social Skills
2 18 (26.09%) Finance
3 9 (13.04%) Military
4 6 (8.70%) Back Office
5 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.90%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.45%) Electronics
7 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.45%) Marketing
7 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Tester
2 11 (15.94%) Analyst
2 11 (15.94%) Test Analyst
3 9 (13.04%) Test Leader
4 8 (11.59%) Test Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Senior Tester
5 7 (10.14%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Azure Test Lead
6 5 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) QA Tester
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Testing Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) QA Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) SAP Manager
9 2 (2.90%) SAP Test Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Senior QA Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Software QA Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) XML
2 14 (20.29%) Gherkin
3 10 (14.49%) Middleware
4 9 (13.04%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (13.04%) JDBC
4 9 (13.04%) JPA
4 9 (13.04%) Kafka
4 9 (13.04%) XML Schema
4 9 (13.04%) XSLT
5 7 (10.14%) Spring
6 5 (7.25%) JSON
7 4 (5.80%) pytest
7 4 (5.80%) React
7 4 (5.80%) SOAP
8 2 (2.90%) RESTful
8 2 (2.90%) SAP Fiori
9 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) iPhone
1 9 (13.04%) SWIFT
2 7 (10.14%) User Experience
3 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Linux
3 7 (10.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.80%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (59.42%) Test Automation
2 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (46.38%) Test Scripting
4 31 (44.93%) Test Management
5 29 (42.03%) Software Testing
6 27 (39.13%) DevOps
7 23 (33.33%) BDD
7 23 (33.33%) Defect Management
8 22 (31.88%) Scenario Testing
9 21 (30.43%) Scrum
10 18 (26.09%) Integration Testing
11 14 (20.29%) Non-Functional Testing
11 14 (20.29%) Test Planning
12 13 (18.84%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (18.84%) SDLC
12 13 (18.84%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (17.39%) Data Modelling
13 12 (17.39%) Functional Testing
14 11 (15.94%) People Management
14 11 (15.94%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (43.48%) Java
2 18 (26.09%) Python
3 17 (24.64%) C#
4 16 (23.19%) SQL
5 10 (14.49%) C
6 9 (13.04%) Java 8
6 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 9 (13.04%) VBScript
7 4 (5.80%) Kotlin
8 2 (2.90%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) ISTQB
2 17 (24.64%) Security Cleared
3 13 (18.84%) ISEB
4 12 (17.39%) Degree
5 9 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (13.04%) DV Cleared
6 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
7 5 (7.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.45%) HNC
8 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) QA
2 5 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 11 (15.94%) Docker
2 9 (13.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (10.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (26.09%) HP ALM
2 9 (13.04%) Ansible
2 9 (13.04%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 37 (53.62%) HP
2 23 (33.33%) Oracle
3 9 (13.04%) Red Hat
4 7 (10.14%) Databricks
4 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.25%) IBM
6 4 (5.80%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (5.80%) Cognizant
7 3 (4.35%) SAP