Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 89 150
Rank change year-on-year -5 +61 -17
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 17 36 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.28% 2.08% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.37% 24.32% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 6
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.58% +58.33% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £45,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +21.95% +2.50%

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 Kent with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 76 148 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.72% 8.56% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 70 118 127
Kent median annual salary £38,750 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.42% +26.67% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £61,250 £66,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.26%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Kent

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in Kent

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in Kent over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for HP Quality Center in Kent

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 23 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
Chatham +14 15 £42,500 -15.00%
HP Quality Center
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Kent region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 17 (100.00%) HP
1 17 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 15 (88.24%) Test Automation
2 15 (88.24%) Manual Testing
2 15 (88.24%) Process Improvement
2 15 (88.24%) SDLC
3 12 (70.59%) ISEB
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) Regression Testing
4 9 (52.94%) HP UFT
4 9 (52.94%) System Testing
4 9 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (52.94%) Integration Testing
4 9 (52.94%) Smoke Testing
4 9 (52.94%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
6 6 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Line Management
7 5 (29.41%) Banking
7 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
7 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
8 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
9 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
9 2 (11.76%) JIRA
9 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 2 (11.76%) Test Management
9 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Waterfall

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) HP UFT
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Test Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Test Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 15 (88.24%) Manual Testing
2 15 (88.24%) Process Improvement
2 15 (88.24%) SDLC
2 15 (88.24%) Test Automation
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) Integration Testing
4 9 (52.94%) Regression Testing
4 9 (52.94%) Smoke Testing
4 9 (52.94%) System Integration Testing
4 9 (52.94%) System Testing
4 9 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
6 6 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (35.29%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Line Management
7 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
7 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
8 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft