Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 187 180
Rank change year-on-year +61 -7 -86
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 29 9 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.21% 0.26% 0.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.29% 2.35% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 32
Reading median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £34,250 £42,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £49,250 £52,875 £52,375
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £56,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -28.57% +49.33% -6.25%

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 Reading with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 312 383 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 13.07% 10.98% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 270 313 348
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% +14.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £74,325 £72,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +11.76%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Reading

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in Reading

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in Reading over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for HP Quality Center in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 27 (93.10%) HP
2 25 (86.21%) Test Scripting
3 24 (82.76%) Test Management
3 24 (82.76%) Test Automation
3 24 (82.76%) SQL
4 22 (75.86%) Java
4 22 (75.86%) LoadRunner
4 22 (75.86%) ISTQB
5 21 (72.41%) HP UFT
6 20 (68.97%) Functional Testing
7 19 (65.52%) Scenario Testing
8 18 (62.07%) Test Strategy
8 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (48.28%) Selenium
9 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
10 13 (44.83%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (44.83%) SoapUI
10 13 (44.83%) Mentoring
10 13 (44.83%) Scrum
11 12 (41.38%) TDD
11 12 (41.38%) Degree
11 12 (41.38%) C#
11 12 (41.38%) SOAP
11 12 (41.38%) Web Services
11 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (41.38%) Computer Science Degree
11 12 (41.38%) Performance Testing
11 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
11 12 (41.38%) QA
11 12 (41.38%) BDD

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (31.03%) SAP ERP
1 9 (31.03%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (3.45%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQLPlus
2 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) DB2
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (75.86%) LoadRunner
2 21 (72.41%) HP UFT
3 14 (48.28%) Selenium
4 13 (44.83%) SoapUI
5 12 (41.38%) WebDriver
6 9 (31.03%) eggPlant
6 9 (31.03%) JUnit
6 9 (31.03%) LoadUI
6 9 (31.03%) TestNG
6 9 (31.03%) Toad
7 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
7 4 (13.79%) JMeter
8 3 (10.34%) Gatling
8 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
8 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
8 3 (10.34%) Maven
8 3 (10.34%) NetBeans
8 3 (10.34%) Subversion
8 3 (10.34%) TestLink
8 3 (10.34%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (31.03%) Publishing
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Analyst
2 15 (51.72%) Test Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) SAP Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) SAP Test Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Tester
4 8 (27.59%) Senior Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.45%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) SOAP
1 12 (41.38%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) Smart Meter
3 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
3 4 (13.79%) SWIFT
4 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 3 (10.34%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.45%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Test Scripting
2 24 (82.76%) Test Automation
2 24 (82.76%) Test Management
3 20 (68.97%) Functional Testing
4 19 (65.52%) Scenario Testing
5 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (62.07%) Test Strategy
6 13 (44.83%) Mentoring
6 13 (44.83%) Scrum
6 13 (44.83%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (41.38%) BDD
7 12 (41.38%) Performance Testing
7 12 (41.38%) TDD
8 11 (37.93%) Manual Testing
9 9 (31.03%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (31.03%) Defect Management
9 9 (31.03%) Mathematics
9 9 (31.03%) Non-Functional Testing
9 9 (31.03%) SDLC
9 9 (31.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 22 (75.86%) Java
3 12 (41.38%) C#
4 9 (31.03%) C
5 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
5 8 (27.59%) VB
6 2 (6.90%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) COBOL
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) ISTQB
2 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
3 12 (41.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (41.38%) Degree
4 9 (31.03%) DV Cleared
4 9 (31.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) HP
2 9 (31.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft