The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 130 125 157
Rank change year-on-year -5 +32  
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 10 33 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.46% 1.28% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.71% 12.50% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 0
Median salary £52,500 £48,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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

Systems Management Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 175 264 218
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 8.07% 10.26% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 122 205 144
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,900
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Hertfordshire

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in Hertfordshire

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for HP Quality Center in Hertfordshire

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -9 6 £52,500 -12.50%
Letchworth - 2 £33,750 - 1
Stevenage - 1 £32,500 -
HP Quality Center
East of England

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 14 (77.78%) HP
2 13 (72.22%) Test Strategy
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) JIRA
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (38.89%) Defect Management
5 7 (38.89%) LoadRunner
5 7 (38.89%) Java
6 6 (33.33%) SAP
6 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 6 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
7 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Release Management
7 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (27.78%) ClearQuest
7 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
7 5 (27.78%) Unix
7 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) ISEB
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) QA
9 3 (16.67%) JMeter
9 3 (16.67%) Selenium

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) JIRA
2 7 (38.89%) LoadRunner
3 5 (27.78%) ClearQuest
4 3 (16.67%) JMeter
4 3 (16.67%) Selenium
5 2 (11.11%) Bugzilla
5 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 2 (11.11%) TestDirector
5 2 (11.11%) TestLink
5 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.56%) Subversion
6 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.56%) WATIR
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Tester
4 5 (27.78%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) SAP Tester
5 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Software Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Test Strategy
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 7 (38.89%) Defect Management
4 6 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
5 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Release Management
5 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) E-business
7 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) HP
2 6 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
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