Period
to 24 November 2017

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

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 432 351 356
Rank change year-on-year -81 +5 -102
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 105 253 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.72% 0.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.47% 8.20% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94 206 274
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +21.95% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £81,250 £54,275
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%

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 2347 3085 3400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.61% 8.82% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1998 2500 2732
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.57%
10th Percentile £29,175 £30,000 £29,525
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +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 24 November 2017.

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 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
Thames Valley -34 39 £40,000 -29.82% 1
Surrey +14 32 £50,000 +5.26%
Berkshire -6 30 £40,000 -29.82%
Kent +3 16 £37,500 -21.05%
Hampshire -55 11 £30,500 -32.22%
Buckinghamshire -12 8 £52,500 -8.70% 1
East Sussex - 4 £42,500 -
West Sussex +1 2 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Oxfordshire -3 1 £50,000 -
HP Quality Center
England

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 South East region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 88 (83.81%) HP
2 75 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 60 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 59 (56.19%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (51.43%) Selenium
6 53 (50.48%) SQL
7 49 (46.67%) ISTQB
8 45 (42.86%) Test Strategy
9 44 (41.90%) HP UFT
10 43 (40.95%) Test Management
11 40 (38.10%) Manual Testing
12 36 (34.29%) C#
12 36 (34.29%) Java
13 35 (33.33%) WebDriver
14 31 (29.52%) Functional Testing
14 31 (29.52%) Scenario Testing
15 30 (28.57%) Regression Testing
16 29 (27.62%) QA
17 28 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
17 28 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 27 (25.71%) TDD
19 26 (24.76%) Scrum
20 25 (23.81%) LoadRunner
20 25 (23.81%) Mentoring
20 25 (23.81%) SDLC
21 24 (22.86%) Finance
22 23 (21.90%) Performance Testing
22 23 (21.90%) Software Testing
22 23 (21.90%) ISEB
23 22 (20.95%) SoapUI

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 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (8.57%) SAP ERP
1 9 (8.57%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.95%) Exstream
2 1 (0.95%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.95%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) FTP
1 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) SQLPlus
2 7 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.95%) DB2
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (51.43%) Selenium
2 44 (41.90%) HP UFT
3 35 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 25 (23.81%) LoadRunner
5 22 (20.95%) SoapUI
6 20 (19.05%) JUnit
7 18 (17.14%) TestDirector
7 18 (17.14%) TestNG
8 15 (14.29%) JMeter
9 14 (13.33%) Visual Studio
10 11 (10.48%) NUnit
11 9 (8.57%) eggPlant
11 9 (8.57%) LoadUI
11 9 (8.57%) Toad
12 8 (7.62%) Cucumber
12 8 (7.62%) MSTest
13 6 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (4.76%) Eclipse
15 4 (3.81%) JIRA
16 3 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 24 (22.86%) Finance
2 16 (15.24%) Retail
3 9 (8.57%) Publishing
4 8 (7.62%) Banking
5 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (44.76%) Analyst
2 43 (40.95%) Test Analyst
3 16 (15.24%) Test Leader
4 13 (12.38%) Test Automation Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) Automation Test Analyst
6 11 (10.48%) Team Leader
6 11 (10.48%) Test Manager
6 11 (10.48%) Test Team Leader
7 10 (9.52%) Tester
8 9 (8.57%) SAP Analyst
8 9 (8.57%) SAP Test Analyst
8 9 (8.57%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 9 (8.57%) Testing Engineer
9 8 (7.62%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (7.62%) Senior Tester
9 8 (7.62%) Test Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (3.81%) QA Analyst
11 4 (3.81%) QA Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.10%) XML
2 13 (12.38%) Web Services
3 12 (11.43%) SOAP
4 1 (0.95%) .NET
4 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.95%) CSS
4 1 (0.95%) HTML
4 1 (0.95%) MFC
4 1 (0.95%) WCF
4 1 (0.95%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.00%) Smart Meter
2 15 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 14 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.81%) SWIFT
5 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.86%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.95%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (0.95%) Android
3 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 60 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 59 (56.19%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (42.86%) Test Strategy
5 43 (40.95%) Test Management
6 40 (38.10%) Manual Testing
7 31 (29.52%) Functional Testing
7 31 (29.52%) Scenario Testing
8 30 (28.57%) Regression Testing
9 28 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 27 (25.71%) TDD
11 26 (24.76%) Scrum
12 25 (23.81%) Mentoring
12 25 (23.81%) SDLC
13 23 (21.90%) Performance Testing
13 23 (21.90%) Software Testing
14 21 (20.00%) Unit Testing
14 21 (20.00%) Waterfall
15 18 (17.14%) BDD
15 18 (17.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 53 (50.48%) SQL
2 36 (34.29%) C#
2 36 (34.29%) Java
3 8 (7.62%) C
4 7 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 7 (6.67%) Python
4 7 (6.67%) VB
5 6 (5.71%) C++
5 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.76%) Ruby
7 2 (1.90%) VBScript
8 1 (0.95%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 49 (46.67%) ISTQB
2 28 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 23 (21.90%) ISEB
4 19 (18.10%) Degree
5 18 (17.14%) Security Cleared
6 12 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (9.52%) SC Cleared
8 8 (7.62%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.86%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (1.90%) HP AIS
11 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (27.62%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (0.95%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 88 (83.81%) HP
2 10 (9.52%) SAP
3 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.95%) Infor
4 1 (0.95%) JDA
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle
4 1 (0.95%) RedPrairie