Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 719 800 789
Rank change year-on-year +81 -11 -7
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 49 233 350
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.47% 1.45% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43 133 225
Median annual salary £45,000 £55,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.55% +16.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,550
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -30.91% +22.22% +12.50%

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 10,384 16,048 17,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.33% 12.76% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8,528 12,414 13,647
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,075 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in the UK

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HP Quality Center.

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in the UK

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing HP Quality Center over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

Salary histogram for HP Quality Center in the UK

HP Quality Center
Top 10 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 24 January 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
England +102 47 £45,000 -21.88% 9
UK excluding London +131 24 £38,000 -30.91% 4
London +117 22 £60,000 +3.81% 6
South East +127 16 £38,000 -43.70% 1
North of England +58 7 £32,500 -23.53% 2
Work from Home -55 7 £66,250 -5.36% 1
Yorkshire +23 6 - -
Midlands +84 1 £48,500 -28.15%
West Midlands +80 1 £48,500 -28.15%
North West +77 1 £32,500 -23.53% 2

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 44 (89.80%) Test Automation
2 35 (71.43%) JIRA
3 33 (67.35%) Selenium
4 30 (61.22%) Test Management
5 29 (59.18%) Java
6 25 (51.02%) JMeter
7 23 (46.94%) HP
7 23 (46.94%) QA
8 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (40.82%) Python
9 18 (36.73%) Test Scripting
10 17 (34.69%) Confluence
10 17 (34.69%) Windows
11 16 (32.65%) LoadRunner
11 16 (32.65%) SDET
12 15 (30.61%) TestRail
12 15 (30.61%) Linux
13 14 (28.57%) Load Testing
13 14 (28.57%) ISTQB
13 14 (28.57%) Blockchain
13 14 (28.57%) BDD
14 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
15 12 (24.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 11 (22.45%) Regression Testing
16 11 (22.45%) SQL
17 10 (20.41%) Degree
17 10 (20.41%) WebDriver
17 10 (20.41%) C++
17 10 (20.41%) Scrum
17 10 (20.41%) Creative Thinking

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 17 (34.69%) Confluence
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Azure
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (10.20%) AWS
2 5 (10.20%) AWS CodePipeline
2 5 (10.20%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (10.20%) Power Platform
2 5 (10.20%) Serverless
3 4 (8.16%) BlazeMeter
3 4 (8.16%) BrowserStack
4 1 (2.04%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) 3G
1 2 (4.08%) 4G
1 2 (4.08%) LTE
2 1 (2.04%) 2G
2 1 (2.04%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (2.04%) INAP
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) VoLTE
2 1 (2.04%) VoWiFi
2 1 (2.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) Blockchain
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (10.20%) Power BI
2 5 (10.20%) Redis
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 35 (71.43%) JIRA
2 33 (67.35%) Selenium
3 25 (51.02%) JMeter
4 16 (32.65%) LoadRunner
5 15 (30.61%) TestRail
6 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
7 10 (20.41%) WebDriver
8 8 (16.33%) Postman
9 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
10 6 (12.24%) Appium
10 6 (12.24%) HP UFT
10 6 (12.24%) Newman
11 5 (10.20%) SoapUI
12 4 (8.16%) eggPlant
12 4 (8.16%) Mocha
12 4 (8.16%) SpecFlow
12 4 (8.16%) Zephyr
13 3 (6.12%) Maven
14 2 (4.08%) Gradle
14 2 (4.08%) The Grinder
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.04%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Analyst
1 13 (26.53%) QA Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Test Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Tester
3 8 (16.33%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Test Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Junior
5 6 (12.24%) QA Tester
5 6 (12.24%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Junior QA Tester
6 5 (10.20%) Junior Tester
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Test Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Automation Tester
8 3 (6.12%) Project Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Quality Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Gherkin
2 5 (10.20%) RESTful
3 3 (6.12%) .NET
4 2 (4.08%) Middleware
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Core
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.04%) Ember.js
5 1 (2.04%) Memcached
5 1 (2.04%) Node.js
5 1 (2.04%) React
5 1 (2.04%) REST
5 1 (2.04%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) PMI
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) AS400
2 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.04%) NHS
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (89.80%) Test Automation
2 30 (61.22%) Test Management
3 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (36.73%) Test Scripting
5 16 (32.65%) SDET
6 14 (28.57%) BDD
6 14 (28.57%) Load Testing
7 11 (22.45%) Regression Testing
8 10 (20.41%) Creative Thinking
8 10 (20.41%) Scrum
9 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
10 8 (16.33%) DevOps
11 7 (14.29%) Software Testing
11 7 (14.29%) Workflow
12 6 (12.24%) Component Testing
12 6 (12.24%) Defect Management
12 6 (12.24%) Test Strategy
13 5 (10.20%) QA Automation
13 5 (10.20%) SDLC
13 5 (10.20%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) Java
2 20 (40.82%) Python
3 11 (22.45%) SQL
4 10 (20.41%) C++
5 9 (18.37%) C#
6 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.16%) CoffeeScript
7 4 (8.16%) Perl
7 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.08%) C
9 2 (4.08%) VBScript
10 1 (2.04%) ABAP
10 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 12 (24.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (20.41%) Degree
4 9 (18.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (12.24%) ISEB
6 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.12%) PMI Certification
7 3 (6.12%) PMP
7 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (46.94%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) HP ALM
2 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) HP
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) Splunk
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
5 2 (4.08%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) hybris
6 1 (2.04%) Siebel