Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 792 770 804
Rank change year-on-year -22 +34 -100
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 218 360 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.38% 2.09% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 127 236 321
UK median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% -8.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £31,750 £32,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £66,875 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +32.53% +3.75% -11.11%

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15,759 17,250 16,329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.76% 11.47% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12,069 13,494 13,146
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +0.96%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% +3.33%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HP Quality Center as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in the UK

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in the UK

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for HP Quality Center in the UK

HP Quality Center
Top 16 Job Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 25 February 2020. 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
England -17 200 £55,000 +19.57% 10
UK excluding London -28 108 £55,000 +32.53% 12
London +47 105 £55,250 -3.91% 1
South East +10 37 £70,000 +40.00% 4
North of England +47 30 £42,500 +21.43% 4
Yorkshire +27 26 £42,500 +21.43%
East of England +56 15 £55,000 +57.14%
Wales +7 11 £30,000 -33.33%
Midlands +15 9 £50,000 +29.87% 1
West Midlands +24 7 £47,500 +23.38% 1
North West +45 3 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Northern Ireland - 3 £33,500 - 2
Scotland +20 2 - - 1
East Midlands +17 2 £58,750 +70.29%
South West +9 1 £28,000 -46.15%
North East - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 162 (74.31%) HP
2 153 (70.18%) JIRA
3 148 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (53.67%) Test Automation
5 112 (51.38%) Scrum
6 102 (46.79%) Test Management
7 99 (45.41%) Selenium
8 85 (38.99%) Software Testing
9 79 (36.24%) Test Scripting
9 79 (36.24%) Cucumber
10 77 (35.32%) JMeter
11 73 (33.49%) User Acceptance Testing
12 70 (32.11%) DevOps
13 68 (31.19%) BDD
14 66 (30.28%) Finance
15 63 (28.90%) LoadRunner
15 63 (28.90%) QA
16 59 (27.06%) ISTQB
17 57 (26.15%) Kanban
18 55 (25.23%) Team Foundation Server
19 52 (23.85%) TDD
20 48 (22.02%) SoapUI
21 42 (19.27%) Windows
22 41 (18.81%) ISEB
23 39 (17.89%) Java
24 37 (16.97%) DSDM
24 37 (16.97%) DNA
24 37 (16.97%) Business Analysis
24 37 (16.97%) Continuous Delivery
25 36 (16.51%) Degree

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 27 (12.39%) Confluence
2 9 (4.13%) EPiServer
2 9 (4.13%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.29%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.29%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.38%) CMS
6 1 (0.46%) Mule
6 1 (0.46%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 15 (6.88%) MS Visio
2 14 (6.42%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (6.42%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.46%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.46%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.01%) Office 365
2 22 (10.09%) G Suite
3 20 (9.17%) Azure
4 18 (8.26%) BrowserStack
5 15 (6.88%) GitHub
6 8 (3.67%) BlazeMeter
7 5 (2.29%) AWS
8 4 (1.83%) CloudBees
8 4 (1.83%) IaaS
8 4 (1.83%) OpenShift
8 4 (1.83%) PaaS
8 4 (1.83%) Sauce Labs
9 3 (1.38%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.13%) Internet
2 3 (1.38%) Broadband
2 3 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.38%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.92%) Intranet
3 2 (0.92%) Wireless
4 1 (0.46%) ATM
4 1 (0.46%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.46%) SSL
4 1 (0.46%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.75%) Blockchain
3 5 (2.29%) Apache Hive
3 5 (2.29%) Big Data
3 5 (2.29%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.29%) Sqoop
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.83%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.83%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.38%) Power BI
6 2 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.46%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.46%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 153 (70.18%) JIRA
2 99 (45.41%) Selenium
3 79 (36.24%) Cucumber
4 77 (35.32%) JMeter
5 63 (28.90%) LoadRunner
6 55 (25.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 48 (22.02%) SoapUI
8 26 (11.93%) TestRail
9 24 (11.01%) Jenkins
10 21 (9.63%) Rational DOORS
11 18 (8.26%) SpecFlow
12 17 (7.80%) Visual Studio
12 17 (7.80%) WebDriver
13 15 (6.88%) Postman
14 11 (5.05%) Git (software)
14 11 (5.05%) HP UFT
14 11 (5.05%) Rational Rhapsody
14 11 (5.05%) Zephyr
15 9 (4.13%) Bugzilla
15 9 (4.13%) Maven
General
1 66 (30.28%) Finance
2 26 (11.93%) Banking
3 14 (6.42%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.96%) Marketing
5 12 (5.50%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.59%) Aerospace
7 9 (4.13%) Investment Banking
8 7 (3.21%) Retail
9 2 (0.92%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.46%) Back Office
10 1 (0.46%) German Language
10 1 (0.46%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 37 (16.97%) Consultant
1 37 (16.97%) Senior Consultant
1 37 (16.97%) Senior Test Consultant
1 37 (16.97%) Test Consultant
2 35 (16.06%) Test Engineer
2 35 (16.06%) Test Leader
3 28 (12.84%) Tester
4 24 (11.01%) Analyst
5 21 (9.63%) Test Analyst
5 21 (9.63%) Test Manager
6 18 (8.26%) Principal Engineer
6 18 (8.26%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 18 (8.26%) Systems Engineer
7 15 (6.88%) Senior Test Engineer
8 13 (5.96%) QA Engineer
8 13 (5.96%) Test Automation Engineer
9 11 (5.05%) DOORS Engineer
9 11 (5.05%) Hardware Engineer
9 11 (5.05%) Platform Engineer
9 11 (5.05%) Principal Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.17%) HTML
2 19 (8.72%) CSS
2 19 (8.72%) JSON
3 13 (5.96%) Web Services
4 10 (4.59%) FIXML
4 10 (4.59%) Gherkin
4 10 (4.59%) XML
5 9 (4.13%) .NET
5 9 (4.13%) .NET Framework
5 9 (4.13%) FpML
5 9 (4.13%) RESTful
6 5 (2.29%) Middleware
6 5 (2.29%) SOAP
7 4 (1.83%) SAP Fiori
8 1 (0.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.14%) User Experience
2 29 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (11.93%) Management Information System
3 26 (11.93%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.29%) Wiki
6 4 (1.83%) Online Banking
6 4 (1.83%) Reinsurance
6 4 (1.83%) Social Network
7 3 (1.38%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.46%) DataPower
8 1 (0.46%) Derivative
8 1 (0.46%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 42 (19.27%) Windows
2 21 (9.63%) Unix
3 19 (8.72%) Android
3 19 (8.72%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.59%) Linux
4 10 (4.59%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (53.67%) Test Automation
3 112 (51.38%) Scrum
4 102 (46.79%) Test Management
5 85 (38.99%) Software Testing
6 79 (36.24%) Test Scripting
7 73 (33.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 70 (32.11%) DevOps
9 68 (31.19%) BDD
10 57 (26.15%) Kanban
11 52 (23.85%) TDD
12 37 (16.97%) Business Analysis
12 37 (16.97%) Continuous Delivery
12 37 (16.97%) DNA
12 37 (16.97%) DSDM
13 36 (16.51%) Validation
14 33 (15.14%) Scenario Testing
15 32 (14.68%) Regression Testing
16 31 (14.22%) SDLC
17 29 (13.30%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 39 (17.89%) Java
2 33 (15.14%) JavaScript
3 22 (10.09%) SQL
4 18 (8.26%) Python
5 11 (5.05%) C#
6 5 (2.29%) Ruby
6 5 (2.29%) Scala
6 5 (2.29%) TypeScript
7 4 (1.83%) C
8 3 (1.38%) Perl
9 2 (0.92%) VBScript
10 1 (0.46%) Uniface
10 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (27.06%) ISTQB
2 41 (18.81%) ISEB
3 36 (16.51%) Degree
4 30 (13.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (5.05%) HNC
5 11 (5.05%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.75%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (28.90%) QA
2 11 (5.05%) GDPR
2 11 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 11 (5.05%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.29%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.29%) SLA
4 4 (1.83%) EMIR
5 1 (0.46%) PSD2
System Software
1 6 (2.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (15.60%) HP ALM
2 5 (2.29%) Oozie
3 3 (1.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 162 (74.31%) HP
2 22 (10.09%) Google
3 18 (8.26%) IBM
4 16 (7.34%) Microsoft
5 14 (6.42%) Oracle
6 12 (5.50%) SAP
7 9 (4.13%) Murex
8 6 (2.75%) Guidewire
8 6 (2.75%) Pega
9 5 (2.29%) CA Agile Central
9 5 (2.29%) Cloudera
9 5 (2.29%) Informatica
9 5 (2.29%) Remedy
10 4 (1.83%) WorldPay
11 2 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.92%) Unisys
12 1 (0.46%) Marketo
12 1 (0.46%) Micro Focus
12 1 (0.46%) OutSystems
12 1 (0.46%) Pardot