Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 276 247
Rank change year-on-year +4 -29 -15
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 9 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.12% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.24% 3.83% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 16
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -16.13%
10th Percentile £30,250 £26,250 £30,563
90th Percentile £40,000 £55,000 £37,125
North West median annual salary £36,250 £36,850 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.63% +5.29% +7.69%

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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 724 705 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 9.95% 8.67% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 626 631 427
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £74,375 £68,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Manchester

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in Manchester

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for HP Quality Center in Manchester

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Stockport +12 4 £40,000 +14.29%
Cheadle +1 1 £27,500 -
HP Quality Center
North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Management
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) API Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) JIRA
5 3 (33.33%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Selenium
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
6 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 2 (22.22%) V-Model
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
7 1 (11.11%) ISEB
7 1 (11.11%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 1 (11.11%) Product Management
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Management
4 4 (44.44%) API Testing
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) V-Model
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Product Management
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft