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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 - 139
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 11 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.84% - 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.29% - 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 11
Median salary £40,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,100 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.98% -14.38%  

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 Reading with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 175 241 284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 13.39% 13.64% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 141 197 193
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +12.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 16 (100.00%) HP
2 15 (93.75%) ISTQB
2 15 (93.75%) Test Scripting
2 15 (93.75%) Test Automation
2 15 (93.75%) Test Strategy
3 14 (87.50%) Functional Testing
3 14 (87.50%) Scenario Testing
4 10 (62.50%) DV Cleared
4 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 10 (62.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (62.50%) LoadRunner
4 10 (62.50%) Java
5 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
5 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 9 (56.25%) VB
5 9 (56.25%) C
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Excel
5 9 (56.25%) PRINCE2
5 9 (56.25%) HP UFT
5 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
5 9 (56.25%) Software Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Test Management
5 9 (56.25%) Defect Management
5 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
5 9 (56.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (37.50%) Selenium
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) ISEB

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 5 (31.25%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
2 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) LoadRunner
2 9 (56.25%) HP UFT
3 6 (37.50%) Selenium
4 5 (31.25%) Selenium IDE
4 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Tester
2 9 (56.25%) Senior Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Test Automation
1 15 (93.75%) Test Scripting
1 15 (93.75%) Test Strategy
2 14 (87.50%) Functional Testing
2 14 (87.50%) Scenario Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (56.25%) Defect Management
4 9 (56.25%) PRINCE2
4 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
4 9 (56.25%) Software Testing
4 9 (56.25%) Test Management
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Compatibility Testing
6 5 (31.25%) ETL
6 5 (31.25%) RAD
6 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) Use Case
6 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) C
2 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) ISTQB
2 10 (62.50%) DV Cleared
2 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (37.50%) ISEB
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) HP