Period
to 20 February 2018

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

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 465 404 379
Rank change year-on-year -61 -25 -125
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 80 155 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.50% 0.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.29% 5.42% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 74 128 244
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +18.34% -0.59%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,000 £69,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% +10.59% -

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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,431 2,860 3,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.68% 9.14% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,957 2,349 2,758
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £66,163
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in the South East

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in the South East

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in the South East over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for HP Quality Center in the South East

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Surrey +13 31 £50,500 +6.32% 2
Kent 0 18 £42,500 -10.53%
Thames Valley -54 12 £43,000 -23.21% 4
Berkshire -44 9 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Hampshire -32 7 £32,500 -27.78% 1
West Sussex +6 6 £47,500 +5.56%
Buckinghamshire -10 3 £52,500 -4.55% 1
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
HP Quality Center
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 South East region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 59 (73.75%) HP
2 50 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 38 (47.50%) SQL
3 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (46.25%) Test Scripting
5 34 (42.50%) Selenium
6 30 (37.50%) Waterfall
7 26 (32.50%) Test Strategy
8 24 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
8 24 (30.00%) HP UFT
9 23 (28.75%) Test Planning
10 22 (27.50%) Mentoring
10 22 (27.50%) Regression Testing
10 22 (27.50%) TestDirector
11 21 (26.25%) Manual Testing
12 20 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (25.00%) ISEB
12 20 (25.00%) XML
12 20 (25.00%) Smart Meter
13 19 (23.75%) Test Management
13 19 (23.75%) Use Case
14 18 (22.50%) ISTQB
15 17 (21.25%) WebDriver
15 17 (21.25%) SDLC
16 16 (20.00%) Finance
17 15 (18.75%) Degree
17 15 (18.75%) QA
17 15 (18.75%) Retail
18 14 (17.50%) Scrum
18 14 (17.50%) Performance Testing

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (1.25%) CICS
1 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (42.50%) Selenium
2 24 (30.00%) HP UFT
3 22 (27.50%) TestDirector
4 17 (21.25%) WebDriver
5 11 (13.75%) JMeter
6 10 (12.50%) SoapUI
7 9 (11.25%) Visual Studio
8 8 (10.00%) NUnit
9 6 (7.50%) Eclipse
10 5 (6.25%) MSTest
10 5 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
10 5 (6.25%) Zephyr
11 4 (5.00%) Cucumber
11 4 (5.00%) JUnit
11 4 (5.00%) TestNG
12 3 (3.75%) IntelliJ
12 3 (3.75%) JIRA
12 3 (3.75%) LoadRunner
12 3 (3.75%) NetBeans
12 3 (3.75%) Subversion
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 15 (18.75%) Retail
3 5 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (33.75%) Analyst
2 25 (31.25%) Test Leader
3 24 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 21 (26.25%) Team Leader
4 21 (26.25%) Test Team Leader
5 11 (13.75%) Test Manager
6 9 (11.25%) Automation Test Analyst
6 9 (11.25%) Tester
7 7 (8.75%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Automation Tester
8 5 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Tester
8 5 (6.25%) Test Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Automation Tester
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Developer in Test
10 3 (3.75%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Java Developer in Test
10 3 (3.75%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (5.00%) Web Services
3 3 (3.75%) SOAP
4 1 (1.25%) .NET
4 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.25%) CSS
4 1 (1.25%) HTML
4 1 (1.25%) MFC
4 1 (1.25%) WCF
4 1 (1.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.75%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.75%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.50%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.25%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Android
1 5 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (46.25%) Test Scripting
4 30 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 26 (32.50%) Test Strategy
6 24 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
7 23 (28.75%) Test Planning
8 22 (27.50%) Mentoring
8 22 (27.50%) Regression Testing
9 21 (26.25%) Manual Testing
10 20 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (23.75%) Test Management
11 19 (23.75%) Use Case
12 17 (21.25%) SDLC
13 14 (17.50%) Performance Testing
13 14 (17.50%) Process Improvement
13 14 (17.50%) Scrum
13 14 (17.50%) System Integration Testing
14 13 (16.25%) Integration Testing
14 13 (16.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (47.50%) SQL
2 14 (17.50%) C#
3 13 (16.25%) Java
4 5 (6.25%) C++
5 3 (3.75%) VBScript
6 1 (1.25%) COBOL
6 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.25%) JCL
6 1 (1.25%) Python
6 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (25.00%) ISEB
2 18 (22.50%) ISTQB
3 15 (18.75%) Degree
4 14 (17.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (3.75%) HP AIS
7 3 (3.75%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 59 (73.75%) HP
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle