Period
to 3 August 2020

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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
England > South East
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 328 406 489
Rank change year-on-year +78 +83 -40
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 14 114 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.43% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.05% 3.94% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 88 48
Median annual salary £32,000 £45,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.89% -4.76% +18.13%
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £41,000 £65,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 1,337 2,896 2,636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 11.53% 10.94% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,003 2,284 2,010
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,850 £73,075
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing HP Quality Center as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HP Quality Center in the South East.

Salary trend 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 3 August 2020. 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 +94 8 £31,000 -18.42% 1
Berkshire +75 5 £31,000 -15.07%
Hampshire +55 4 £32,000 -28.89% 1
Buckinghamshire +59 3 £40,000 -4.19% 1
Kent +50 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
HP Quality Center
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, 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 13 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 12 (85.71%) ISTQB
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (71.43%) ISEB
4 10 (71.43%) Test Scripting
5 8 (57.14%) JIRA
5 8 (57.14%) Selenium
5 8 (57.14%) Test Strategy
6 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
6 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (50.00%) QA
6 7 (50.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (42.86%) WebDriver
7 6 (42.86%) Web Services
7 6 (42.86%) HP
7 6 (42.86%) TDD
7 6 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
8 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (35.71%) Sprint Planning
8 5 (35.71%) Sprint Review
8 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
8 5 (35.71%) Selenium IDE
8 5 (35.71%) Remedy
8 5 (35.71%) ITIL
8 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (35.71%) ETL
8 5 (35.71%) IIS
8 5 (35.71%) Oracle
8 5 (35.71%) Open Source

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 5 (35.71%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Mule
2 1 (7.14%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Azure
1 2 (14.29%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (7.14%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) JIRA
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 5 (35.71%) Selenium IDE
4 4 (28.57%) JMeter
5 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
5 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
6 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
6 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
6 2 (14.29%) ClearQuest
6 2 (14.29%) Gradle
6 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
6 2 (14.29%) Maven
6 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
6 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (7.14%) Appium
7 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
7 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Test Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) DataPower
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) Test Scripting
4 8 (57.14%) Test Strategy
5 7 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
6 6 (42.86%) TDD
6 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Compatibility Testing
7 5 (35.71%) ETL
7 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
7 5 (35.71%) ITIL
7 5 (35.71%) Open Source
7 5 (35.71%) Sprint Planning
7 5 (35.71%) Sprint Review
7 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (35.71%) System Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 10 (71.43%) ISEB
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.14%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) HP
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Remedy
3 2 (14.29%) Unisys
4 1 (7.14%) hybris
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.14%) SAP