The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 51 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.22% - 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.00% - 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Median salary £36,100 - £31,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 - £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,200 - £37,300
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 Lancashire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 20 3 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 4.87% 0.91% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 18
Median salary £35,000 £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.68% -22.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £48,100 £36,700
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in Lancashire

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Skelmersdale - 5 £36,100 -
HP Quality Center
North West

HP Quality Center
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) DB2
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) FTP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
2 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tester
2 2 (28.57%) QC Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle