Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 663 737 875
Rank change year-on-year +74 +138 -57
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 65 320 262
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.73% 1.86% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 54 238 174
Median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £33,350 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,250 £73,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -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 8,947 17,187 16,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.64% 13.08% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7,195 13,143 13,213
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.83% +4.55% +4.76%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +167 39 £55,000 -4.35% 1
South East +101 14 £32,000 -28.89%
North of England +130 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
North West +119 4 £32,500 -10.34%
Midlands +112 4 £48,500 +14.12%
West Midlands +88 4 £48,500 +29.33%
East of England +110 1 £50,000 -6.98%
North East - 1 - -
HP Quality Center
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 53 (81.54%) JIRA
2 51 (78.46%) Test Automation
3 35 (53.85%) HP
4 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (46.15%) Selenium
6 27 (41.54%) Java
7 26 (40.00%) JMeter
8 25 (38.46%) Test Scripting
9 24 (36.92%) QA
9 24 (36.92%) Test Management
9 24 (36.92%) ISTQB
9 24 (36.92%) DevOps
10 22 (33.85%) Defect Management
11 21 (32.31%) ISEB
11 21 (32.31%) Regression Testing
12 20 (30.77%) Python
13 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
14 18 (27.69%) Cucumber
15 17 (26.15%) Scrum
16 15 (23.08%) Confluence
16 15 (23.08%) Postman
17 14 (21.54%) User Acceptance Testing
18 13 (20.00%) Oracle
18 13 (20.00%) LoadRunner
18 13 (20.00%) System Testing
18 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (20.00%) BDD
18 13 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
18 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
19 12 (18.46%) Gherkin

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 15 (23.08%) Confluence
2 12 (18.46%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.69%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) Mule
5 1 (1.54%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) Azure
1 11 (16.92%) BlazeMeter
2 6 (9.23%) GitHub
2 6 (9.23%) Office 365
3 4 (6.15%) Power Platform
4 2 (3.08%) SaaS
5 1 (1.54%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Wireshark
2 3 (4.62%) 3G
2 3 (4.62%) 4G
2 3 (4.62%) LTE
3 1 (1.54%) 802.11
3 1 (1.54%) Broadband
3 1 (1.54%) DOCSIS
3 1 (1.54%) DSL
3 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.54%) IPv4
3 1 (1.54%) IPv6
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) Telnet
3 1 (1.54%) UPnP
3 1 (1.54%) Wireless
3 1 (1.54%) WLAN
3 1 (1.54%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (9.23%) Blockchain
4 4 (6.15%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (6.15%) Power BI
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 53 (81.54%) JIRA
2 30 (46.15%) Selenium
3 26 (40.00%) JMeter
4 18 (27.69%) Cucumber
5 15 (23.08%) Postman
6 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 13 (20.00%) LoadRunner
7 10 (15.38%) eggPlant
7 10 (15.38%) WebDriver
8 9 (13.85%) REST Assured
8 9 (13.85%) SoapUI
9 8 (12.31%) The Grinder
10 7 (10.77%) HP UFT
10 7 (10.77%) Selenium IDE
10 7 (10.77%) TestRail
11 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
12 5 (7.69%) Gradle
12 5 (7.69%) Maven
13 3 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (4.62%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Billing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Test Engineer
2 12 (18.46%) Analyst
2 12 (18.46%) Test Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Tester
4 8 (12.31%) Test Leader
4 8 (12.31%) Test Manager
5 6 (9.23%) Performance Test Leader
6 5 (7.69%) Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.15%) QA Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Junior
8 3 (4.62%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Performance Test Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Financial Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Manual Tester
9 2 (3.08%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) Gherkin
2 11 (16.92%) Web Services
3 10 (15.38%) Middleware
4 8 (12.31%) RESTful
5 6 (9.23%) Spring
6 3 (4.62%) pytest
7 2 (3.08%) .NET
7 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.08%) WebdriverIO
8 1 (1.54%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.54%) DataPower
3 1 (1.54%) Derivative
3 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.54%) Equities
3 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.54%) IPTV
3 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.62%) Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (78.46%) Test Automation
2 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 24 (36.92%) DevOps
4 24 (36.92%) Test Management
5 22 (33.85%) Defect Management
6 21 (32.31%) Regression Testing
7 17 (26.15%) Scrum
8 14 (21.54%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (20.00%) BDD
9 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (20.00%) System Testing
10 12 (18.46%) Performance Testing
11 11 (16.92%) Functional Testing
11 11 (16.92%) Integration Testing
11 11 (16.92%) ITIL
11 11 (16.92%) System Integration Testing
12 10 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
13 9 (13.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) Java
2 20 (30.77%) Python
3 12 (18.46%) SQL
4 11 (16.92%) C#
4 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
5 10 (15.38%) C
6 7 (10.77%) VBScript
7 4 (6.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (36.92%) ISTQB
2 21 (32.31%) ISEB
3 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
4 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
5 8 (12.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (10.77%) Degree
7 1 (1.54%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (36.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) HP ALM
2 3 (4.62%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) HP
2 13 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) Remedy
4 2 (3.08%) Guidewire
4 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) hybris
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.54%) OutSystems
5 1 (1.54%) Pega
5 1 (1.54%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) Unisys