Period
to 31 October 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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 638 778 876
Rank change year-on-year +140 +98 -131
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 49 295 306
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.60% 1.67% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 50 198 184
Median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,275 £31,475
90th Percentile £65,250 £77,500 £67,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.11% -10.00% +25.00%

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 8,125 17,710 17,544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.34% 12.95% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6,691 13,456 13,840
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,038 £32,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +7.78%

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 31 October 2020.

Salary histogram for HP Quality Center in the UK

HP Quality Center
Top 11 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 31 October 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 +146 39 £45,000 -18.18% 3
UK excluding London +164 25 £37,750 -16.11% 2
London +173 22 £52,500 -16.00% 1
South East +175 10 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Northern Ireland +22 8 £35,000 +4.48%
Work from Home +3 6 £61,750 -11.79%
North of England +133 3 £32,500 -16.67%
Midlands +122 3 £48,500 -28.15%
North West +120 3 £32,500 -13.33%
West Midlands +105 3 £48,500 -28.15%
East of England +125 1 £50,000 -9.09%

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 41 (83.67%) Test Automation
2 36 (73.47%) JIRA
3 32 (65.31%) Selenium
4 29 (59.18%) HP
5 25 (51.02%) QA
6 23 (46.94%) ISTQB
7 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (38.78%) Java
8 17 (34.69%) Regression Testing
8 17 (34.69%) Test Management
8 17 (34.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 14 (28.57%) Windows
9 14 (28.57%) Test Scripting
10 13 (26.53%) Scrum
11 12 (24.49%) SQL
11 12 (24.49%) System Testing
12 10 (20.41%) Confluence
12 10 (20.41%) Test Strategy
12 10 (20.41%) SDET
12 10 (20.41%) ISEB
12 10 (20.41%) JMeter
12 10 (20.41%) Degree
12 10 (20.41%) Performance Testing
13 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
13 9 (18.37%) Software Testing
13 9 (18.37%) HP UFT
13 9 (18.37%) Linux
13 9 (18.37%) Python
13 9 (18.37%) DevOps
14 8 (16.33%) Cucumber

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 10 (20.41%) Confluence
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
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%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.04%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Azure
2 4 (8.16%) Office 365
3 3 (6.12%) BlazeMeter
3 3 (6.12%) Power Platform
4 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) 3G
1 4 (8.16%) 4G
1 4 (8.16%) LTE
1 4 (8.16%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) 802.11
3 1 (2.04%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (2.04%) DOCSIS
3 1 (2.04%) DSL
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.04%) INAP
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) IPv4
3 1 (2.04%) IPv6
3 1 (2.04%) Telnet
3 1 (2.04%) VoLTE
3 1 (2.04%) VoWiFi
3 1 (2.04%) Wireless
3 1 (2.04%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) Blockchain
2 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.12%) Power BI
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 36 (73.47%) JIRA
2 32 (65.31%) Selenium
3 10 (20.41%) JMeter
4 9 (18.37%) HP UFT
5 8 (16.33%) Cucumber
5 8 (16.33%) LoadRunner
6 7 (14.29%) TestRail
6 7 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
8 4 (8.16%) eggPlant
8 4 (8.16%) Gradle
8 4 (8.16%) Maven
8 4 (8.16%) SoapUI
9 3 (6.12%) Appium
9 3 (6.12%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (6.12%) SpecFlow
10 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (4.08%) Bugzilla
10 2 (4.08%) Zephyr
11 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Billing
4 1 (2.04%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Tester
2 9 (18.37%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Automation Tester
3 8 (16.33%) QA Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Junior
4 7 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Junior Tester
5 6 (12.24%) QA Automation Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) QA Tester
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Automation Tester
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Tester
6 5 (10.20%) Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Junior QA Tester
7 4 (8.16%) Test Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Test Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Developer in Test
8 3 (6.12%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Project Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Gherkin
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.12%) pytest
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
3 2 (4.08%) RESTful
3 2 (4.08%) WebdriverIO
4 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.04%) Middleware
4 1 (2.04%) Node.js
4 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (6.12%) PMI
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) IPTV
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Test Automation
2 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.69%) Regression Testing
3 17 (34.69%) Test Management
4 14 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 13 (26.53%) Scrum
6 12 (24.49%) System Testing
7 10 (20.41%) Performance Testing
7 10 (20.41%) SDET
7 10 (20.41%) Test Strategy
8 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
8 9 (18.37%) DevOps
8 9 (18.37%) Software Testing
9 8 (16.33%) System Integration Testing
9 8 (16.33%) Workflow
10 7 (14.29%) BDD
10 7 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
10 7 (14.29%) Load Testing
10 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) Java
2 12 (24.49%) SQL
3 9 (18.37%) Python
4 8 (16.33%) C#
5 7 (14.29%) C++
6 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.08%) C
9 1 (2.04%) ABAP
9 1 (2.04%) VB
9 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) ISTQB
2 17 (34.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (20.41%) Degree
3 10 (20.41%) ISEB
4 6 (12.24%) HNC
5 3 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (6.12%) PMI Certification
5 3 (6.12%) PMP
5 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (51.02%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) HP ALM
2 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) HP
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) Guidewire
4 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Siebel