Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 745 632 506
Rank change year-on-year -113 -126 -65
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 434 669 1132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.37% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.94% 4.26% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 352 539 923
England median annual salary £49,750 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.15% +4.55% +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,775 £29,250 £28,550
90th Percentile £117,000 £72,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +6.98% +1.18%

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 14769 15703 16044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.74% 8.75% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12229 12818 13143
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in England

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in England.

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in England

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +53 183 £57,500 +21.05% 3
South East -99 109 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Midlands +62 50 £47,250 +27.70%
North of England -72 43 £40,000 +14.29% 5
East of England -36 29 £50,000 -9.09%
East Midlands +42 28 £45,000 +17.65%
Yorkshire -12 24 £40,000 +14.29% 2
South West -3 22 £40,000 +45.45% 2
West Midlands +23 21 £51,000 +47.83%
North West -39 18 £45,000 +38.46% 3
North East +12 1 £37,500 -
HP Quality Center
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 278 (64.06%) Test Automation
2 232 (53.46%) HP
3 213 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
4 206 (47.47%) Finance
5 198 (45.62%) Test Management
6 156 (35.94%) Test Scripting
7 151 (34.79%) Test Strategy
8 139 (32.03%) Selenium
9 133 (30.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 130 (29.95%) QA
11 127 (29.26%) ISTQB
12 112 (25.81%) SQL
13 108 (24.88%) Scenario Testing
14 104 (23.96%) JIRA
15 101 (23.27%) HP UFT
16 97 (22.35%) ISEB
17 94 (21.66%) Banking
18 89 (20.51%) SDLC
19 86 (19.82%) Java
20 84 (19.35%) Defect Management
21 82 (18.89%) Functional Testing
22 80 (18.43%) C#
23 74 (17.05%) Software Testing
24 65 (14.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 65 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
25 61 (14.06%) Degree
25 61 (14.06%) Manual Testing
26 58 (13.36%) Microsoft
26 58 (13.36%) Stakeholder Management
27 56 (12.90%) LoadRunner

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 9 (2.07%) Confluence
2 5 (1.15%) SAS
3 3 (0.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.69%) Tuxedo
4 2 (0.46%) Apache
4 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.23%) CMS
5 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (8.06%) Microsoft Project
2 21 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (3.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.23%) SAP ERP
2 9 (2.07%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.69%) Exstream
3 3 (0.69%) ResourceLink
3 3 (0.69%) Workday HCM
4 2 (0.46%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.23%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.23%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.23%) Primavera
5 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.00%) BrowserStack
2 6 (1.38%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (0.92%) SaaS
5 1 (0.23%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (0.23%) GitHub
5 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.15%) Internet
2 4 (0.92%) TETRA
3 3 (0.69%) Intranet
3 3 (0.69%) WAN
4 2 (0.46%) PuTTY
4 2 (0.46%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) FTP
5 1 (0.23%) VPN
5 1 (0.23%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (2.30%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (2.30%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (2.07%) SQLPlus
5 7 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.46%) DB2
8 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.46%) Siebel EIM
8 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.23%) MySQL
9 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 139 (32.03%) Selenium
2 104 (23.96%) JIRA
3 101 (23.27%) HP UFT
4 56 (12.90%) LoadRunner
5 51 (11.75%) SoapUI
6 49 (11.29%) Visual Studio
6 49 (11.29%) WebDriver
7 44 (10.14%) Cucumber
7 44 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 41 (9.45%) JMeter
9 26 (5.99%) JUnit
10 21 (4.84%) TestNG
11 20 (4.61%) TestDirector
12 18 (4.15%) NUnit
13 15 (3.46%) FitNesse
13 15 (3.46%) Jenkins
14 13 (3.00%) Toad
15 11 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
17 9 (2.07%) LoadUI
General
1 206 (47.47%) Finance
2 94 (21.66%) Banking
3 36 (8.29%) Investment Banking
4 28 (6.45%) Retail Banking
5 25 (5.76%) Retail
6 9 (2.07%) Publishing
7 8 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.15%) Electronics
9 5 (1.15%) Games
10 4 (0.92%) Marketing
11 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.46%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.23%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Back Office
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 163 (37.56%) Analyst
2 141 (32.49%) Test Analyst
3 70 (16.13%) Test Manager
4 51 (11.75%) Tester
5 38 (8.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 32 (7.37%) Associate Director
7 30 (6.91%) Test Leader
8 27 (6.22%) Financial Analyst
9 25 (5.76%) Test Engineer
10 24 (5.53%) Senior Analyst
11 23 (5.30%) Service Analyst
12 22 (5.07%) Developer
12 22 (5.07%) Senior Tester
13 20 (4.61%) Data Manager
13 20 (4.61%) Senior Test Analyst
13 20 (4.61%) Test Automation Engineer
14 18 (4.15%) SAP Analyst
15 17 (3.92%) UAT Analyst
16 16 (3.69%) QA Analyst
17 14 (3.23%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (8.99%) SOAP
2 34 (7.83%) .NET
2 34 (7.83%) Web Services
3 30 (6.91%) XML
4 13 (3.00%) HTML
5 11 (2.53%) REST
6 8 (1.84%) RESTful
6 8 (1.84%) Spring
6 8 (1.84%) WSDL
7 7 (1.61%) WCF
8 6 (1.38%) ASP.NET
8 6 (1.38%) HTML5
8 6 (1.38%) J2EE
8 6 (1.38%) Kafka
8 6 (1.38%) Spring Cloud
8 6 (1.38%) XSD
9 5 (1.15%) CSS
9 5 (1.15%) Gherkin
9 5 (1.15%) JSP
9 5 (1.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 65 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.37%) Computer Science
3 27 (6.22%) Virtual Team
4 22 (5.07%) Reference Data
5 19 (4.38%) Management Information System
6 18 (4.15%) Smart Meter
7 12 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.30%) Client/Server
8 10 (2.30%) Data Structures
9 9 (2.07%) Derivative
9 9 (2.07%) Equities
9 9 (2.07%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.38%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.92%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.92%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.92%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.92%) User Experience
13 3 (0.69%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.14%) Windows
2 29 (6.68%) Unix
3 16 (3.69%) Linux
4 4 (0.92%) Android
5 3 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (64.06%) Test Automation
2 213 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (45.62%) Test Management
4 156 (35.94%) Test Scripting
5 151 (34.79%) Test Strategy
6 133 (30.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 108 (24.88%) Scenario Testing
8 89 (20.51%) SDLC
9 84 (19.35%) Defect Management
10 82 (18.89%) Functional Testing
11 74 (17.05%) Software Testing
12 61 (14.06%) Manual Testing
13 58 (13.36%) Stakeholder Management
14 53 (12.21%) Regression Testing
15 51 (11.75%) Test Planning
16 48 (11.06%) Performance Testing
17 46 (10.60%) Integration Testing
18 43 (9.91%) Scrum
19 40 (9.22%) Unit Testing
20 39 (8.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 112 (25.81%) SQL
2 86 (19.82%) Java
3 80 (18.43%) C#
4 23 (5.30%) C
4 23 (5.30%) C++
5 21 (4.84%) PL/SQL
5 21 (4.84%) Python
6 19 (4.38%) JavaScript
7 13 (3.00%) VB
8 9 (2.07%) Ruby
9 4 (0.92%) VBScript
10 2 (0.46%) Delphi
10 2 (0.46%) Groovy
10 2 (0.46%) VB6
11 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.23%) COBOL
11 1 (0.23%) C-shell
11 1 (0.23%) HQL
11 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 127 (29.26%) ISTQB
2 97 (22.35%) ISEB
3 65 (14.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 61 (14.06%) Degree
5 33 (7.60%) Security Cleared
6 21 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 13 (3.00%) DV Cleared
9 10 (2.30%) Numerate Degree
10 7 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
10 7 (1.61%) Master's Degree
11 6 (1.38%) SAP Certification
12 5 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.46%) HP AIS
14 2 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 2 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 1 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
15 1 (0.23%) MySQL Certification
15 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (29.95%) QA
2 3 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.46%) ISO 20022
3 2 (0.46%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.46%) PMO
4 1 (0.23%) GDPR
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 15288
4 1 (0.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (0.69%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (0.69%) CA Service Virtualization
1 3 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 232 (53.46%) HP
2 58 (13.36%) Microsoft
3 43 (9.91%) SAP
4 34 (7.83%) Oracle
5 10 (2.30%) Cognizant
6 7 (1.61%) Siebel
7 6 (1.38%) Workday
8 5 (1.15%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.15%) Citrix
9 4 (0.92%) Birst
9 4 (0.92%) Capita
10 3 (0.69%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.69%) Pega
11 2 (0.46%) CA
11 2 (0.46%) Concur
11 2 (0.46%) IBM
11 2 (0.46%) Informatica
11 2 (0.46%) Perfecto Mobile
11 2 (0.46%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.23%) JDA