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 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)
South East / Kent
Rank 70 96 -
Rank change year-on-year +26 -  
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 16 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.02% 0.97% -
As % of the Systems Management category 23.88% 11.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 0
Median salary £47,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.58% -  
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 Kent with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 67 97 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 8.44% 8.57% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 56 80 37
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £69,000 £60,000
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 Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 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
Chatham -3 5 £47,000 +10.58%
Dover - 4 £50,000 -
HP Quality Center
South East

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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 Kent region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 32 (94.12%) HP
2 22 (64.71%) HP UFT
3 20 (58.82%) Test Strategy
4 17 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 17 (50.00%) JIRA
5 16 (47.06%) People Management
6 15 (44.12%) Process Improvement
6 15 (44.12%) Selenium
6 15 (44.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (44.12%) LoadRunner
7 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (38.24%) Software Testing
7 13 (38.24%) ISTQB
8 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
8 12 (35.29%) Regression Testing
9 11 (32.35%) Degree
9 11 (32.35%) Line Management
10 10 (29.41%) Test Planning
10 10 (29.41%) Automation Testing
10 10 (29.41%) SDLC
10 10 (29.41%) Supplier Management
10 10 (29.41%) Test Management
10 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
10 10 (29.41%) Project Management
11 9 (26.47%) Quality Management
12 8 (23.53%) Finance
12 8 (23.53%) Legal
12 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
13 7 (20.59%) ISEB
13 7 (20.59%) SQL

HP Quality Center
Top Related 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 5 (14.71%) MS Office
1 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) HP UFT
2 17 (50.00%) JIRA
3 15 (44.12%) LoadRunner
3 15 (44.12%) Selenium
4 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (11.76%) SoapUI
6 3 (8.82%) Ranorex
6 3 (8.82%) Robot Framework
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
1 8 (23.53%) Legal
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Test Manager
2 10 (29.41%) Test Leader
3 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) QA Leader
3 7 (20.59%) QA Manager
3 7 (20.59%) QA Test Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) QC Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Head of Test
6 2 (5.88%) Head of Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) REST
1 4 (11.76%) SOAP
1 4 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Test Strategy
2 17 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 16 (47.06%) People Management
4 15 (44.12%) Process Improvement
4 15 (44.12%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (38.24%) Software Testing
5 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (35.29%) Regression Testing
6 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
7 11 (32.35%) Line Management
8 10 (29.41%) Automation Testing
8 10 (29.41%) Project Management
8 10 (29.41%) SDLC
8 10 (29.41%) Supplier Management
8 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
8 10 (29.41%) Test Management
8 10 (29.41%) Test Planning
9 9 (26.47%) Quality Management
10 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
11 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) C#
3 3 (8.82%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) VB
3 3 (8.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) ISTQB
2 11 (32.35%) Degree
3 7 (20.59%) ISEB
4 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) HP