Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 413 308 442
Rank change year-on-year -105 +134 -5
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 28 17 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.18% 1.22% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 37
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
25th Percentile £37,750 £35,625 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £39,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% -42.22% +35.00%
75th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 -
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,250
% change year-on-year +5.56% -18.55% +16.32%

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 2,379 1,389 2,406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.12% 13.64% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,525 1,134 1,837
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £78,750 £68,750 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £78,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing HP Quality Center in the South East over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -70 11 £50,000 +33.33%
Thames Valley -67 8 £44,000 +0.57% 1
Buckinghamshire -47 6 £44,000 - 1
Surrey -59 5 £38,500 -23.00% 1
West Sussex +10 4 - -
Berkshire -47 2 - -
HP Quality Center
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 18 (64.29%) Test Scripting
2 17 (60.71%) HP
3 16 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 14 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 12 (42.86%) JIRA
5 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (39.29%) HP ALM
6 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
7 10 (35.71%) QA
7 10 (35.71%) Regression Testing
7 10 (35.71%) User Stories
8 9 (32.14%) Social Skills
8 9 (32.14%) Java
8 9 (32.14%) Selenium
9 8 (28.57%) Test Management
9 8 (28.57%) Scrum
10 7 (25.00%) JMeter
10 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
10 7 (25.00%) Postman
10 7 (25.00%) API Testing
10 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 7 (25.00%) SoapUI
11 6 (21.43%) Zephyr
11 6 (21.43%) Case Management
11 6 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria
11 6 (21.43%) Windows
12 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
13 4 (14.29%) Functional 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Azure
1 3 (10.71%) BlazeMeter
1 3 (10.71%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) NAS
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) JIRA
2 9 (32.14%) Selenium
3 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (25.00%) JMeter
3 7 (25.00%) Postman
3 7 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 6 (21.43%) Zephyr
5 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
6 4 (14.29%) Jasmine
6 4 (14.29%) JUnit
6 4 (14.29%) LoadRunner
6 4 (14.29%) Protractor
6 4 (14.29%) StarTeam
6 4 (14.29%) TestNG
6 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 3 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (10.71%) Bugzilla
7 3 (10.71%) HP UFT
7 3 (10.71%) Maven
7 3 (10.71%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (32.14%) Social Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (10.71%) Law
5 1 (3.57%) Back Office
5 1 (3.57%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Test Engineer
1 9 (32.14%) Tester
2 6 (21.43%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) QA Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Java Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Defect Manager
6 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software QA Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) React
1 4 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Test Scripting
2 16 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 14 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (35.71%) Regression Testing
5 10 (35.71%) User Stories
6 8 (28.57%) Scrum
6 8 (28.57%) Test Management
7 7 (25.00%) API Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria
8 6 (21.43%) Case Management
9 4 (14.29%) Critical Thinking
9 4 (14.29%) Customer Acquisition
9 4 (14.29%) DevOps
9 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
9 4 (14.29%) Microservices
9 4 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (14.29%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) Kotlin
3 2 (7.14%) C++
3 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++
3 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (10.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) HP ALM
2 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) HP
2 4 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
2 4 (14.29%) Cognizant
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle