Period
to 25 September 2021

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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 417 265 450
Rank change year-on-year -152 +185 +16
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 21 12 75
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.78% 1.11% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 55
10th Percentile " " £36,300
25th Percentile £40,000 £28,500 £41,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +35.71% -22.22% -10.00%
75th Percentile £56,250 £40,250 £69,375
90th Percentile " £42,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -15.00% +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 2,707 1,083 2,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.47% 13.37% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,630 884 2,199
10th Percentile £33,500 £35,000 £31,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +6.84% +6.36%

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 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 2021. 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 -90 10 £40,000 +29.03%
Hampshire -104 9 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Berkshire -75 7 £40,000 +29.03%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £47,500 -
West Sussex -17 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -
HP Quality Center
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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 12 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
3 9 (42.86%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 8 (38.10%) JIRA
4 8 (38.10%) Social Skills
5 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 7 (33.33%) Test Planning
5 7 (33.33%) User Experience
5 7 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 7 (33.33%) Traceability Matrix
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle
5 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (33.33%) StarTeam
6 6 (28.57%) HP
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (23.81%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
7 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
7 5 (23.81%) UML
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (23.81%) HP UFT
7 5 (23.81%) SDLC

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 1 (4.76%) Confluence
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) ATM
1 1 (4.76%) NAS
1 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) JIRA
2 7 (33.33%) StarTeam
3 5 (23.81%) HP UFT
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 4 (19.05%) JMeter
4 4 (19.05%) LoadRunner
4 4 (19.05%) Selenium
4 4 (19.05%) SoapUI
5 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
6 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
6 2 (9.52%) Postman
6 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
7 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
7 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (4.76%) REST Assured
7 1 (4.76%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (38.10%) Social Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Military
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Public Sector
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Tester
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Tester
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Test Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Software Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Software QA Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) JSON
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) React
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 12 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 9 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 7 (33.33%) Traceability Matrix
4 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
4 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) SDLC
4 5 (23.81%) UML
4 5 (23.81%) Use Case
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
6 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Kotlin
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (4.76%) Cognizant
3 1 (4.76%) SAP