Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 408 477 451
Rank change year-on-year +69 -26 -72
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 104 70 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.68% 2.73% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 81 58 76
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,000 £35,125 £27,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £55,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.26%

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 2,828 2,566 2,397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.90% 8.65% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,218 2,015 1,979
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019. 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
Hampshire +30 37 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Surrey +13 29 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Thames Valley +42 26 £41,500 +3.75%
Berkshire +35 19 £38,000 -5.00%
West Sussex -2 8 £57,500 +15.00%
Buckinghamshire +19 7 £41,750 -
Kent +4 4 £46,250 +42.31% 3
HP Quality Center
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 65 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 63 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (44.23%) C#
4 45 (43.27%) JIRA
5 43 (41.35%) Defect Management
6 42 (40.38%) Degree
7 38 (36.54%) ISTQB
7 38 (36.54%) QA
8 36 (34.62%) HP
9 35 (33.65%) Scrum
10 31 (29.81%) Test Scripting
11 30 (28.85%) Software Testing
12 28 (26.92%) Java
12 28 (26.92%) .NET
13 26 (25.00%) Test Management
14 25 (24.04%) MSTest
14 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
14 25 (24.04%) ISEB
15 23 (22.12%) Software Engineering
15 23 (22.12%) Computer Science Degree
16 22 (21.15%) Visual Studio
17 21 (20.19%) Python
17 21 (20.19%) Unit Testing
17 21 (20.19%) Visual Studio Coded UI
18 20 (19.23%) SDET
18 20 (19.23%) Moq
18 20 (19.23%) Ranorex
18 20 (19.23%) SQL
19 18 (17.31%) Client/Server
19 18 (17.31%) Regression 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 12 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.73%) Documentum
3 4 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (3.85%) Confluence
4 2 (1.92%) CMS
5 1 (0.96%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (6.73%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.88%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.88%) SAP EWM
2 3 (2.88%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) Azure
2 4 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (3.85%) AWS
2 4 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (3.85%) AWS CloudTrail
2 4 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (3.85%) Azure Functions
2 4 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (3.85%) GitHub
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Flow
2 4 (3.85%) Office 365
2 4 (3.85%) Power Platform
2 4 (3.85%) PowerApps
2 4 (3.85%) Serverless
2 4 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.73%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.85%) Big Data
4 4 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.85%) Power BI
4 4 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.96%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 45 (43.27%) JIRA
2 25 (24.04%) MSTest
3 22 (21.15%) Visual Studio
4 21 (20.19%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 20 (19.23%) Moq
5 20 (19.23%) Ranorex
6 15 (14.42%) Selenium
7 14 (13.46%) Rational DOORS
8 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
8 8 (7.69%) HP UFT
8 8 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
9 6 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (4.81%) Bugzilla
10 5 (4.81%) ClearCase
10 5 (4.81%) ClearQuest
10 5 (4.81%) Mercurial
11 4 (3.85%) LoadRunner
11 4 (3.85%) ReSharper
11 4 (3.85%) TestDirector
11 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (13.46%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.73%) Back Office
4 5 (4.81%) Law
4 5 (4.81%) Public Sector
4 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.85%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.96%) Marketing
6 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (34.62%) Test Engineer
2 25 (24.04%) Developer
3 21 (20.19%) C# Developer
4 18 (17.31%) Analyst
5 17 (16.35%) Senior Test Engineer
6 16 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 16 (15.38%) Java Engineer
6 16 (15.38%) Python Developer
6 16 (15.38%) Python Engineer
6 16 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
6 16 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 16 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (15.38%) Senior Java Engineer
6 16 (15.38%) Senior Python Developer
6 16 (15.38%) Senior Test Automation Developer
6 16 (15.38%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 16 (15.38%) Test Automation Developer
6 16 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
7 10 (9.62%) Business Analyst
7 10 (9.62%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.92%) .NET
2 12 (11.54%) XML
3 9 (8.65%) Node.js
4 8 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.73%) J2EE
6 5 (4.81%) Web Services
7 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.85%) HTML
7 4 (3.85%) HTML5
7 4 (3.85%) jQuery
7 4 (3.85%) JSON
7 4 (3.85%) Kafka
7 4 (3.85%) REST
7 4 (3.85%) SOAP
8 3 (2.88%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.31%) Client/Server
2 8 (7.69%) User Experience
3 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.81%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.92%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.96%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.35%) Windows
2 16 (15.38%) Unix
3 5 (4.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 63 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (41.35%) Defect Management
4 35 (33.65%) Scrum
5 31 (29.81%) Test Scripting
6 30 (28.85%) Software Testing
7 26 (25.00%) Test Management
8 23 (22.12%) Software Engineering
9 21 (20.19%) Unit Testing
10 20 (19.23%) SDET
11 18 (17.31%) Regression Testing
12 16 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
12 16 (15.38%) Prototyping
13 15 (14.42%) Test Strategy
14 14 (13.46%) ITIL
15 12 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (11.54%) Requirements Management
16 11 (10.58%) TDD
17 10 (9.62%) ERP
17 10 (9.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 46 (44.23%) C#
2 28 (26.92%) Java
3 21 (20.19%) Python
4 20 (19.23%) SQL
5 10 (9.62%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.85%) Scala
6 4 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.88%) ABAP
7 3 (2.88%) C
7 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.96%) Perl
8 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (40.38%) Degree
2 38 (36.54%) ISTQB
3 25 (24.04%) ISEB
4 23 (22.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 7 (6.73%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 5 (4.81%) Master's Degree
7 5 (4.81%) PhD
7 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (36.54%) QA
2 8 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 8 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.96%) GAMP
3 1 (0.96%) GDPR
3 1 (0.96%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (12.50%) HP ALM
2 5 (4.81%) ZABBIX
3 4 (3.85%) Ansible
3 4 (3.85%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.85%) Puppet
3 4 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (34.62%) HP
2 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.50%) Oracle
4 11 (10.58%) SAP
5 8 (7.69%) IBM
6 3 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.96%) Cognos
7 1 (0.96%) Remedy
7 1 (0.96%) Workday