Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 305 330
Rank change year-on-year -2 +25 -18
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 23 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.93% 4.46% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 15
South West median annual salary £38,750 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.17% -20.00% -15.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £22,500 £28,450
90th Percentile £45,500 £45,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £49,750 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +4.74% +7.95% +3.53%

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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 784 808 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.62% 7.51% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 641 616 605
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing HP Quality Center as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in the South West

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in the South West

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Bristol -17 9 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Wiltshire 0 8 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Somerset 0 4 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire +12 2 £42,500 +6.25%
HP Quality Center
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) HP
3 15 (65.22%) Selenium
3 15 (65.22%) Test Scripting
4 14 (60.87%) Test Strategy
5 12 (52.17%) HP UFT
6 11 (47.83%) ISTQB
6 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (43.48%) Windows
7 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
8 9 (39.13%) Test Management
8 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
9 8 (34.78%) Cognizant
9 8 (34.78%) Integration Testing
9 8 (34.78%) Degree
9 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
9 8 (34.78%) V-Model
9 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
9 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (34.78%) SDLC
9 8 (34.78%) Defect Management
9 8 (34.78%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (21.74%) ISEB
10 5 (21.74%) SQL
11 4 (17.39%) Unix
11 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
12 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
12 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
12 3 (13.04%) JIRA

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Selenium
2 12 (52.17%) HP UFT
3 3 (13.04%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.70%) JMeter
4 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
4 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Analyst
2 20 (86.96%) Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) QA Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Web Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Test Scripting
3 14 (60.87%) Test Strategy
4 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
6 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
6 9 (39.13%) Test Management
6 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (34.78%) Defect Management
7 8 (34.78%) Integration Testing
7 8 (34.78%) SDLC
7 8 (34.78%) V-Model
7 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
8 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
8 3 (13.04%) Web Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (8.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) ISTQB
2 8 (34.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (34.78%) Degree
3 5 (21.74%) ISEB
4 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) HP
2 8 (34.78%) Cognizant
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle