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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
South East / Kent
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 79 93
Rank change year-on-year +7 +14  
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 4 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.60% 1.06% 0.84%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.12% 11.90% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Median salary £31,250 £45,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.55% +57.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £45,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,700 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.10% -16.22%  

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 33 84 84
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 4.94% 8.91% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 22 57 81
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

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
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 23 June 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
Dover 0 2 - -
Chatham - 2 £31,250 -
HP Quality Center
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 18 (90.00%) HP
2 15 (75.00%) Test Strategy
3 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
4 13 (65.00%) Regression Testing
4 13 (65.00%) HP UFT
5 11 (55.00%) Test Scripting
6 9 (45.00%) Manual Testing
6 9 (45.00%) JIRA
6 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (45.00%) System Integration Testing
6 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (40.00%) SDLC
7 8 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
8 7 (35.00%) Functional Testing
9 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
9 6 (30.00%) ISEB
9 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (30.00%) Test Planning
9 6 (30.00%) Test Management
9 6 (30.00%) Process Improvement
10 5 (25.00%) System Testing
10 5 (25.00%) QA
10 5 (25.00%) Line Management
11 4 (20.00%) Finance
11 4 (20.00%) LoadRunner
11 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
11 4 (20.00%) People Management
11 4 (20.00%) Selenium
11 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
12 3 (15.00%) Java

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 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) HP UFT
2 9 (45.00%) JIRA
3 4 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 4 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Test Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) QA Leader
3 5 (25.00%) QA Manager
3 5 (25.00%) QA Test Manager
3 5 (25.00%) QC Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Head of Test
5 2 (10.00%) Head of Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) iPad
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
3 13 (65.00%) Regression Testing
4 11 (55.00%) Test Scripting
5 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (45.00%) Manual Testing
5 9 (45.00%) System Integration Testing
5 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
6 8 (40.00%) SDLC
7 7 (35.00%) Functional Testing
8 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (30.00%) Process Improvement
8 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (30.00%) Test Management
8 6 (30.00%) Test Planning
9 5 (25.00%) Line Management
9 5 (25.00%) System Testing
10 4 (20.00%) People Management
10 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
1 3 (15.00%) VB
1 3 (15.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) ISEB
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) hybris
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