Period
to 3 April 2020

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 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK > England
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 777 724 822
Rank change year-on-year -53 +98 -72
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 169 353 368
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.19% 2.13% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 107 264 287
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,200 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,500 £66,000 £63,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +19.57% -3.16% +5.56%

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 14,199 16,595 16,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.20% 12.07% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 11,019 12,983 13,104
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,490 £33,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +6.48% +2.86%

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 3 April 2020.

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 3 April 2020. 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 +65 95 £55,000 -6.38% 1
South East -6 33 £41,250 -17.50% 8
North of England +46 22 £42,500 +21.43%
Yorkshire +28 17 £42,500 +21.43%
East of England +50 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Midlands +28 8 £47,500 +26.67%
West Midlands +37 7 £47,500 +23.38%
North West +30 3 £42,500 -5.56%
North East - 2 - -
East Midlands +21 1 £50,000 +44.93%
HP Quality Center
UK

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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.

1 123 (72.78%) JIRA
2 121 (71.60%) HP
3 104 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (57.99%) Test Automation
5 77 (45.56%) Test Management
6 74 (43.79%) Scrum
7 71 (42.01%) Selenium
8 67 (39.64%) JMeter
9 64 (37.87%) Software Testing
10 60 (35.50%) DevOps
11 58 (34.32%) Test Scripting
12 56 (33.14%) Finance
13 55 (32.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 55 (32.54%) ISTQB
14 53 (31.36%) Cucumber
15 48 (28.40%) QA
16 47 (27.81%) LoadRunner
17 45 (26.63%) BDD
18 42 (24.85%) Team Foundation Server
18 42 (24.85%) ISEB
19 40 (23.67%) SoapUI
20 39 (23.08%) Java
21 36 (21.30%) TDD
22 35 (20.71%) Kanban
23 32 (18.93%) Defect Management
24 29 (17.16%) HP ALM
25 28 (16.57%) Scenario Testing
25 28 (16.57%) Windows
26 27 (15.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
27 26 (15.38%) Analytical Skills

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 24 (14.20%) Confluence
2 12 (7.10%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.33%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.78%) CMS
5 2 (1.18%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.59%) IIS
6 1 (0.59%) Mule
6 1 (0.59%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 13 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 12 (7.10%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (7.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.59%) SAP EWM
2 1 (0.59%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.65%) Office 365
2 17 (10.06%) Azure
3 14 (8.28%) BlazeMeter
3 14 (8.28%) G Suite
4 13 (7.69%) BrowserStack
5 12 (7.10%) GitHub
6 5 (2.96%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.18%) AWS
8 1 (0.59%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.59%) IaaS
8 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.59%) PaaS
8 1 (0.59%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.33%) Internet
2 2 (1.18%) Broadband
2 2 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.18%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.59%) Intranet
3 1 (0.59%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.59%) SSL
3 1 (0.59%) WinSCP
3 1 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.33%) Oracle Database
2 9 (5.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (4.73%) Blockchain
4 5 (2.96%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.96%) Power BI
5 3 (1.78%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.18%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.18%) Big Data
6 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.18%) Sqoop
7 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.59%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 123 (72.78%) JIRA
2 71 (42.01%) Selenium
3 67 (39.64%) JMeter
4 53 (31.36%) Cucumber
5 47 (27.81%) LoadRunner
6 42 (24.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 40 (23.67%) SoapUI
8 21 (12.43%) Postman
9 18 (10.65%) TestRail
10 16 (9.47%) Jenkins
11 15 (8.88%) SpecFlow
12 12 (7.10%) Rational DOORS
12 12 (7.10%) Visual Studio
13 11 (6.51%) Zephyr
14 10 (5.92%) HP UFT
14 10 (5.92%) REST Assured
15 9 (5.33%) eggPlant
15 9 (5.33%) The Grinder
16 8 (4.73%) Bugzilla
17 6 (3.55%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 56 (33.14%) Finance
2 16 (9.47%) Banking
3 10 (5.92%) Aerospace
4 9 (5.33%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.14%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.14%) Marketing
6 5 (2.96%) Retail
7 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.78%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (17.75%) Test Leader
2 27 (15.98%) Test Engineer
3 24 (14.20%) Consultant
3 24 (14.20%) Senior Consultant
3 24 (14.20%) Senior Test Consultant
3 24 (14.20%) Test Consultant
4 20 (11.83%) Tester
5 19 (11.24%) Test Manager
6 16 (9.47%) Analyst
7 14 (8.28%) Test Analyst
8 13 (7.69%) QA Engineer
9 12 (7.10%) Test Automation Engineer
10 10 (5.92%) Principal Engineer
10 10 (5.92%) Principal Systems Engineer
10 10 (5.92%) Senior Test Engineer
10 10 (5.92%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (5.33%) Performance Test Leader
12 6 (3.55%) DOORS Engineer
12 6 (3.55%) Platform Engineer
12 6 (3.55%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.28%) Gherkin
2 11 (6.51%) Middleware
2 11 (6.51%) Web Services
3 10 (5.92%) FIXML
3 10 (5.92%) RESTful
3 10 (5.92%) XML
4 9 (5.33%) .NET
4 9 (5.33%) .NET Framework
4 9 (5.33%) CSS
4 9 (5.33%) FpML
4 9 (5.33%) HTML
4 9 (5.33%) JSON
5 6 (3.55%) Spring
6 4 (2.37%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (1.18%) SOAP
8 1 (0.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.06%) User Experience
3 16 (9.47%) Management Information System
4 14 (8.28%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (5.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.96%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.78%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.18%) Derivative
8 2 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.59%) DataPower
9 1 (0.59%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.59%) Equities
9 1 (0.59%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.59%) Social Network
9 1 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.57%) Windows
2 13 (7.69%) Unix
3 8 (4.73%) Android
3 8 (4.73%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.55%) Linux
4 6 (3.55%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (57.99%) Test Automation
3 77 (45.56%) Test Management
4 74 (43.79%) Scrum
5 64 (37.87%) Software Testing
6 60 (35.50%) DevOps
7 58 (34.32%) Test Scripting
8 55 (32.54%) User Acceptance Testing
9 45 (26.63%) BDD
10 36 (21.30%) TDD
11 35 (20.71%) Kanban
12 32 (18.93%) Defect Management
13 28 (16.57%) Scenario Testing
14 25 (14.79%) Regression Testing
14 25 (14.79%) SDLC
15 24 (14.20%) Business Analysis
15 24 (14.20%) Continuous Delivery
15 24 (14.20%) DNA
15 24 (14.20%) DSDM
16 21 (12.43%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (23.08%) Java
2 22 (13.02%) Python
3 21 (12.43%) JavaScript
4 20 (11.83%) SQL
5 17 (10.06%) C#
6 10 (5.92%) C
7 7 (4.14%) VBScript
8 5 (2.96%) VB
9 2 (1.18%) Scala
10 1 (0.59%) Perl
10 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (32.54%) ISTQB
2 42 (24.85%) ISEB
3 27 (15.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 21 (12.43%) Degree
5 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
6 12 (7.10%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.14%) HNC
8 4 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (28.40%) QA
2 6 (3.55%) GDPR
2 6 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 6 (3.55%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.37%) EMIR
4 3 (1.78%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.18%) SLA
6 1 (0.59%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (17.16%) HP ALM
2 4 (2.37%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 121 (71.60%) HP
2 15 (8.88%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.28%) Google
3 14 (8.28%) Oracle
4 10 (5.92%) IBM
5 9 (5.33%) Murex
6 6 (3.55%) SAP
7 4 (2.37%) Pega
8 3 (1.78%) Remedy
8 3 (1.78%) Unisys
8 3 (1.78%) WorldPay
9 2 (1.18%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (1.18%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.18%) Guidewire
9 2 (1.18%) Informatica
9 2 (1.18%) OutSystems
10 1 (0.59%) hybris
10 1 (0.59%) Micro Focus
10 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com