Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 494 463 415
Rank change year-on-year -31 -48 -81
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 57 84 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.29% 0.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.21% 3.24% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 42 77 182
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,350 £29,075
90th Percentile £55,900 £52,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% -5.56%

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 2,584 2,589 3,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 8.61% 8.85% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,961 2,093 2,663
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +11 25 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Thames Valley -17 11 £40,000 - 7
West Sussex +5 10 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Berkshire -9 9 £40,000 - 4
Kent -8 5 £32,500 -26.97% 1
Hampshire -21 5 £32,500 +6.56% 2
Oxfordshire -10 1 £28,500 -43.00%
Buckinghamshire -15 1 - - 3
East Sussex -19 1 - -
HP Quality Center
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 32 (56.14%) Test Automation
2 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (50.88%) HP
4 24 (42.11%) ISTQB
4 24 (42.11%) QA
5 19 (33.33%) SQL
5 19 (33.33%) Scrum
6 16 (28.07%) Test Scripting
6 16 (28.07%) Test Strategy
7 15 (26.32%) ISEB
8 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
8 14 (24.56%) Regression Testing
8 14 (24.56%) Unit Testing
8 14 (24.56%) Test Management
9 13 (22.81%) Functional Testing
10 12 (21.05%) Software Testing
10 12 (21.05%) C#
10 12 (21.05%) Waterfall
10 12 (21.05%) Defect Management
11 11 (19.30%) Integration Testing
12 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
12 10 (17.54%) .NET
12 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
12 10 (17.54%) Finance
12 10 (17.54%) Ranorex
12 10 (17.54%) MSTest
12 10 (17.54%) Moq
13 9 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
13 9 (15.79%) HP ALM
13 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance 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 3 (5.26%) CICS
1 3 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) G Suite
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
1 2 (3.51%) Slack
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Moq
1 10 (17.54%) MSTest
1 10 (17.54%) Ranorex
1 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
2 9 (15.79%) JIRA
3 6 (10.53%) HP UFT
3 6 (10.53%) Selenium
4 5 (8.77%) JMeter
4 5 (8.77%) TestDirector
5 4 (7.02%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.26%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.51%) JUnit
7 2 (3.51%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (3.51%) TestNG
7 2 (3.51%) Zephyr
8 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.75%) TestLink
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Local Government
2 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Law
3 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Analyst
2 18 (31.58%) Test Analyst
3 13 (22.81%) Test Leader
4 9 (15.79%) Tester
5 8 (14.04%) QA Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) QA Leader
6 7 (12.28%) Test Manager
7 6 (10.53%) Architect
7 6 (10.53%) Lead Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) Senior Test Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) Team Leader
8 5 (8.77%) Test Team Leader
9 4 (7.02%) Agile Test Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Developer in Test
9 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) .NET
2 4 (7.02%) Velocity
3 2 (3.51%) COM
3 2 (3.51%) XML
4 1 (1.75%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Mainframe
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) VSAM
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Android
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) Test Automation
2 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.33%) Scrum
4 16 (28.07%) Test Scripting
4 16 (28.07%) Test Strategy
5 14 (24.56%) Regression Testing
5 14 (24.56%) Test Management
5 14 (24.56%) Unit Testing
6 13 (22.81%) Functional Testing
7 12 (21.05%) Defect Management
7 12 (21.05%) Software Testing
7 12 (21.05%) Waterfall
8 11 (19.30%) Integration Testing
9 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
10 9 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (14.04%) Manual Testing
11 8 (14.04%) Scenario Testing
12 7 (12.28%) Performance Testing
12 7 (12.28%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) SQL
2 12 (21.05%) C#
3 3 (5.26%) COBOL
3 3 (5.26%) JCL
4 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) ISTQB
2 15 (26.32%) ISEB
3 6 (10.53%) Degree
3 6 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.75%) HNC
5 1 (1.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (42.11%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) HP
2 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Google
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
5 1 (1.75%) Apple
5 1 (1.75%) Unisys