The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 85 86 98
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12  
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 2 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.23% 1.05% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.56% 22.41% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Median salary - £37,500 £37,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 36 58 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 4.18% 4.67% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 41
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in South Wales.

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in South Wales

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Caerphilly - 1 - -
HP Quality Center
Wales

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (30.00%) ISEB
6 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) HP
7 1 (10.00%) Change Control
7 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
7 1 (10.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (10.00%) QA
7 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
7 1 (10.00%) Test Management
7 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (10.00%) V-Model
7 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (10.00%) SysML
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
7 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
7 1 (10.00%) Internet

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) UAT Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
6 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) SysML
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Test Management
6 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft