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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 335 322 346
Rank change year-on-year -13 +24  
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 45 121 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.66% 0.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.51% 7.66% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 38 101 108
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,100 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.98% -14.38%  

HP Quality Center is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1283 1580 1750
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.73% 8.67% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1264 1357
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +28 13 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 10 £41,500 -24.54% 1
Surrey +20 8 £45,750 +1.66% 2
Kent +3 4 £31,250 -30.55% 1
Hampshire -22 4 £30,500 -12.85% 2
East Sussex +10 3 £39,500 -
West Sussex 0 2 £38,250 -15.00%
Oxfordshire +4 1 £50,000 +33.33%
HP Quality Center
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 75 (87.21%) HP
2 63 (73.26%) Test Automation
3 48 (55.81%) ISTQB
4 46 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (52.33%) Selenium
6 44 (51.16%) Test Strategy
7 43 (50.00%) Test Scripting
8 37 (43.02%) Test Management
9 36 (41.86%) HP UFT
10 30 (34.88%) Software Testing
11 29 (33.72%) LoadRunner
11 29 (33.72%) Functional Testing
12 27 (31.40%) SQL
13 26 (30.23%) Manual Testing
14 25 (29.07%) Regression Testing
15 24 (27.91%) Finance
16 22 (25.58%) ISEB
16 22 (25.58%) Java
16 22 (25.58%) Scenario Testing
17 21 (24.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 21 (24.42%) TDD
18 20 (23.26%) JIRA
19 19 (22.09%) User Acceptance Testing
19 19 (22.09%) Team Foundation Server
19 19 (22.09%) Scrum
19 19 (22.09%) Non-Functional Testing
19 19 (22.09%) WebDriver
19 19 (22.09%) SDLC
20 18 (20.93%) Performance Testing
20 18 (20.93%) C#

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 (5.81%) IIS
2 1 (1.16%) CICS
Applications
1 14 (16.28%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (3.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Primavera
1 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) G Suite
1 5 (5.81%) Office 365
1 5 (5.81%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.16%) DB2
4 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 45 (52.33%) Selenium
2 36 (41.86%) HP UFT
3 29 (33.72%) LoadRunner
4 20 (23.26%) JIRA
5 19 (22.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (22.09%) WebDriver
6 14 (16.28%) JMeter
7 13 (15.12%) Cucumber
7 13 (15.12%) SoapUI
8 8 (9.30%) JUnit
8 8 (9.30%) Visual Studio
9 6 (6.98%) Protractor
9 6 (6.98%) TeamCity
10 5 (5.81%) NUnit
10 5 (5.81%) Selenium IDE
11 4 (4.65%) MSTest
11 4 (4.65%) TestNG
11 4 (4.65%) WinRunner
12 1 (1.16%) Ranorex
12 1 (1.16%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Banking
2 6 (6.98%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Legal
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (41.86%) Analyst
2 30 (34.88%) Test Analyst
3 16 (18.60%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (18.60%) Senior Test Analyst
3 16 (18.60%) Test Manager
3 16 (18.60%) Tester
4 15 (17.44%) Automation Test Analyst
5 12 (13.95%) Test Leader
6 11 (12.79%) Senior Tester
7 10 (11.63%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 8 (9.30%) Test Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) Test Automation Engineer
10 5 (5.81%) Automation Tester
10 5 (5.81%) QA Leader
10 5 (5.81%) QA Manager
10 5 (5.81%) QA Test Manager
10 5 (5.81%) QC Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) Senior Test Engineer
11 4 (4.65%) Lead Test Analyst
11 4 (4.65%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) Web Services
2 2 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (1.16%) ODBC
3 1 (1.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.33%) iPad
4 1 (1.16%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.16%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.16%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.47%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Android
3 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Unix
3 1 (1.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (73.26%) Test Automation
2 46 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (51.16%) Test Strategy
4 43 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 37 (43.02%) Test Management
6 30 (34.88%) Software Testing
7 29 (33.72%) Functional Testing
8 26 (30.23%) Manual Testing
9 25 (29.07%) Regression Testing
10 22 (25.58%) Scenario Testing
11 21 (24.42%) TDD
12 19 (22.09%) Non-Functional Testing
12 19 (22.09%) Scrum
12 19 (22.09%) SDLC
12 19 (22.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (20.93%) Performance Testing
14 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
15 15 (17.44%) System Integration Testing
16 10 (11.63%) Process Improvement
16 10 (11.63%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.40%) SQL
2 22 (25.58%) Java
3 18 (20.93%) C#
4 14 (16.28%) C
4 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
5 13 (15.12%) VB
6 9 (10.47%) PL/SQL
6 9 (10.47%) Python
7 7 (8.14%) C++
8 5 (5.81%) Ruby
9 4 (4.65%) VBScript
10 1 (1.16%) COBOL
10 1 (1.16%) REXX
Qualifications
1 48 (55.81%) ISTQB
2 22 (25.58%) ISEB
3 21 (24.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (18.60%) Security Cleared
5 10 (11.63%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.81%) Degree
7 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.16%) PMP
9 1 (1.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.77%) QA
2 3 (3.49%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) ACF2
1 1 (1.16%) RACF
Vendors
1 75 (87.21%) HP
2 5 (5.81%) Google
3 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.16%) BMC
3 1 (1.16%) hybris
3 1 (1.16%) IBM
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.16%) Remedy
3 1 (1.16%) SAP
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