Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 269 198
Rank change year-on-year -7 -71 +62
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 12 20 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.27% 0.95%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.01% 3.85% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 65
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -7.14% +40.00%
10th Percentile £29,900 £29,688 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £43,975 £57,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £33,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +35.34% +2.31% +8.33%

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 598 520 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.54% 6.94% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 531 464 400
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,274
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.53% +5.69%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,125
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Stockport -16 2 £35,000 +7.69% 1
HP Quality Center
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 9 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (58.33%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) CRM
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 5 (41.67%) C
3 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 5 (41.67%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Coaching
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
5 3 (25.00%) JMeter
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 3 (25.00%) JMeter
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (16.67%) FitNesse
3 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Tester
3 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) WSDL
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
2 5 (41.67%) Scenario Testing
2 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Coaching
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Change Control
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Pega
4 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (8.33%) Siebel
4 1 (8.33%) VocaLink