Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 778 806 769
Rank change year-on-year +28 -37 +62
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 60 179 372
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.44% 1.20% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 46 118 278
10th Percentile £40,625 £30,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £38,813 £35,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,750 £52,500 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.90% +14.13% +2.22%
75th Percentile £84,063 £62,188 £57,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.71% - +6.25%

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 13,535 14,938 17,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.30% 13.12% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10,834 11,797 13,959
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,764 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +13 55 £60,000 +9.09% 8
London +54 31 £71,250 +29.55% 2
UK excluding London +49 28 £44,500 +4.71% 6
South East +59 13 £45,000 +12.50% 3
North of England +34 9 £57,500 +35.29% 3
Yorkshire -2 9 £57,500 +35.29%
Northern Ireland +1 3 £44,500 +36.92%
Work from Home - 3 £72,500 - 2
Scotland +11 2 £39,800 -
East of England +52 1 - -

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 52 (86.67%) Test Automation
2 45 (75.00%) JIRA
3 43 (71.67%) Test Management
4 39 (65.00%) JMeter
5 38 (63.33%) Java
6 37 (61.67%) Python
7 32 (53.33%) Selenium
8 31 (51.67%) HP
9 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (41.67%) QA
11 23 (38.33%) Software Testing
11 23 (38.33%) Windows
11 23 (38.33%) BDD
12 21 (35.00%) Confluence
12 21 (35.00%) SDET
12 21 (35.00%) TestRail
12 21 (35.00%) LoadRunner
13 20 (33.33%) Linux
13 20 (33.33%) Load Testing
13 20 (33.33%) Blockchain
14 19 (31.67%) DevOps
15 17 (28.33%) Postman
16 16 (26.67%) Cucumber
16 16 (26.67%) RESTful
16 16 (26.67%) Azure
16 16 (26.67%) ISTQB
17 14 (23.33%) WebDriver
18 13 (21.67%) AWS
18 13 (21.67%) Component Testing
18 13 (21.67%) Newman

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 21 (35.00%) Confluence
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) Azure
2 13 (21.67%) AWS
3 12 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 11 (18.33%) AWS CodePipeline
4 11 (18.33%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (18.33%) Serverless
5 9 (15.00%) BrowserStack
6 3 (5.00%) GitHub
7 2 (3.33%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.67%) BlazeMeter
8 1 (1.67%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) DHCP
1 1 (1.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) Blockchain
2 11 (18.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (11.67%) Redis
5 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.33%) Power BI
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.67%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 45 (75.00%) JIRA
2 39 (65.00%) JMeter
3 32 (53.33%) Selenium
4 21 (35.00%) LoadRunner
4 21 (35.00%) TestRail
5 17 (28.33%) Postman
6 16 (26.67%) Cucumber
7 14 (23.33%) WebDriver
8 13 (21.67%) Newman
9 10 (16.67%) Appium
9 10 (16.67%) Jenkins
10 9 (15.00%) Mocha
10 9 (15.00%) SpecFlow
11 6 (10.00%) Zephyr
12 5 (8.33%) HP UFT
13 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
14 2 (3.33%) eggPlant
14 2 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
14 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
15 1 (1.67%) Apache Ivy
General
1 5 (8.33%) Public Sector
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) QA Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Tester
3 10 (16.67%) Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Test Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 6 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Junior
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Test Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 4 (6.67%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Junior QA Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Junior Tester
7 3 (5.00%) QA Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Performance Test Leader
8 2 (3.33%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) RESTful
2 8 (13.33%) .NET
3 7 (11.67%) .NET Core
4 3 (5.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.67%) Ember.js
5 1 (1.67%) Memcached
5 1 (1.67%) Middleware
5 1 (1.67%) Node.js
5 1 (1.67%) React
5 1 (1.67%) REST
5 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) AS400
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (86.67%) Test Automation
2 43 (71.67%) Test Management
3 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (38.33%) BDD
4 23 (38.33%) Software Testing
5 21 (35.00%) SDET
6 20 (33.33%) Load Testing
7 19 (31.67%) DevOps
8 13 (21.67%) Component Testing
8 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
8 13 (21.67%) Test Scripting
9 10 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
10 9 (15.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 9 (15.00%) Test Strategy
11 8 (13.33%) Performance Testing
11 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (13.33%) Test Planning
12 7 (11.67%) TDD
13 5 (8.33%) SDLC
13 5 (8.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) Java
2 37 (61.67%) Python
3 11 (18.33%) C#
4 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 9 (15.00%) CoffeeScript
5 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.67%) SQL
7 6 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (10.00%) C++
7 6 (10.00%) Perl
8 3 (5.00%) C
9 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.67%) VB
9 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) ISTQB
2 13 (21.67%) Degree
3 12 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (8.33%) HNC
5 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (1.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 31 (51.67%) HP
2 10 (16.67%) Splunk
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 5 (8.33%) SAP
5 4 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.67%) Borland
6 1 (1.67%) hybris
6 1 (1.67%) Lumension
6 1 (1.67%) McAfee
6 1 (1.67%) Siebel
6 1 (1.67%) Sophos
6 1 (1.67%) VMware