Period
to 4 June 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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 750 737 849
Rank change year-on-year -13 +112 -47
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 124 367 335
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.03% 2.06% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 85 287 247
Median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% +10.39% -3.75%

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 11,987 17,791 17,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.76% 12.46% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9,375 13,655 13,487
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,355
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 4 June 2020.

Salary histogram for HP Quality Center in the UK

HP Quality Center
Top 13 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 4 June 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 -27 103 £50,000 +5.26% 9
London +123 63 £55,000 - 8
UK excluding London -14 57 £37,500 -11.76% 1
South East +4 21 £37,500 -16.67% 1
North of England +107 12 £25,000 -28.57%
Northern Ireland +27 10 £32,500 -23.53%
Yorkshire +76 8 - -
Wales +10 8 £52,500 +36.36%
Midlands +86 3 £47,500 +25.00%
Scotland +63 3 £41,500 +7.10%
West Midlands +61 3 £47,500 +26.67%
North West +91 2 £25,000 -33.33%
North East - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 4 June 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 95 (76.61%) JIRA
2 84 (67.74%) HP
3 78 (62.90%) Test Automation
4 63 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (50.00%) JMeter
6 58 (46.77%) Selenium
7 51 (41.13%) DevOps
8 47 (37.90%) Test Management
9 45 (36.29%) Java
10 44 (35.48%) Cucumber
11 41 (33.06%) QA
12 39 (31.45%) Scrum
13 37 (29.84%) Test Scripting
14 36 (29.03%) Performance Testing
15 35 (28.23%) BDD
16 34 (27.42%) ISTQB
17 33 (26.61%) LoadRunner
17 33 (26.61%) System Testing
17 33 (26.61%) Jenkins
18 32 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
19 31 (25.00%) Postman
20 30 (24.19%) Degree
20 30 (24.19%) Defect Management
21 29 (23.39%) Software Testing
22 27 (21.77%) Regression Testing
22 27 (21.77%) Visual Studio
22 27 (21.77%) Azure
23 26 (20.97%) Finance
24 24 (19.35%) SoapUI
24 24 (19.35%) ISEB

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 20 (16.13%) Confluence
2 10 (8.06%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.03%) IIS
4 2 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) Mule
5 1 (0.81%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (21.77%) Azure
2 21 (16.94%) GitHub
3 13 (10.48%) BlazeMeter
4 12 (9.68%) Office 365
5 8 (6.45%) G Suite
6 5 (4.03%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.81%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.26%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (7.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (6.45%) Blockchain
4 5 (4.03%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.03%) Power BI
5 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 95 (76.61%) JIRA
2 62 (50.00%) JMeter
3 58 (46.77%) Selenium
4 44 (35.48%) Cucumber
5 33 (26.61%) Jenkins
5 33 (26.61%) LoadRunner
6 31 (25.00%) Postman
7 27 (21.77%) Visual Studio
8 24 (19.35%) SoapUI
9 17 (13.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (12.90%) WebDriver
11 13 (10.48%) Maven
11 13 (10.48%) Zephyr
12 10 (8.06%) Eclipse
12 10 (8.06%) REST Assured
13 9 (7.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (7.26%) eggPlant
13 9 (7.26%) TestRail
13 9 (7.26%) The Grinder
14 6 (4.84%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (20.97%) Finance
2 17 (13.71%) Banking
3 9 (7.26%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.23%) Marketing
6 3 (2.42%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.42%) Retail
7 2 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (20.16%) Test Leader
2 20 (16.13%) Performance Test Leader
3 18 (14.52%) Tester
4 16 (12.90%) Test Engineer
5 15 (12.10%) Analyst
5 15 (12.10%) Consultant
5 15 (12.10%) Senior Consultant
5 15 (12.10%) Senior Test Consultant
5 15 (12.10%) Test Consultant
6 14 (11.29%) Test Analyst
7 13 (10.48%) QA Engineer
8 10 (8.06%) Test Automation Engineer
9 9 (7.26%) Test Manager
10 7 (5.65%) Automation Test Analyst
11 5 (4.03%) Automation Tester
11 5 (4.03%) Junior
11 5 (4.03%) Senior Test Engineer
11 5 (4.03%) Senior Tester
12 4 (3.23%) Hardware Engineer
12 4 (3.23%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.87%) Middleware
1 11 (8.87%) Web Services
2 10 (8.06%) Gherkin
2 10 (8.06%) RESTful
3 9 (7.26%) FIXML
3 9 (7.26%) FpML
3 9 (7.26%) XML
4 6 (4.84%) Spring
5 2 (1.61%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (7.26%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.84%) User Experience
5 5 (4.03%) Reinsurance
6 3 (2.42%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.42%) Wiki
7 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) DataPower
7 1 (0.81%) Derivative
7 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.81%) Equities
7 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.10%) Windows
2 5 (4.03%) Unix
3 4 (3.23%) Linux
3 4 (3.23%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.42%) Android
4 3 (2.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (62.90%) Test Automation
2 63 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (41.13%) DevOps
4 47 (37.90%) Test Management
5 39 (31.45%) Scrum
6 37 (29.84%) Test Scripting
7 36 (29.03%) Performance Testing
8 35 (28.23%) BDD
9 33 (26.61%) System Testing
10 32 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 30 (24.19%) Defect Management
12 29 (23.39%) Software Testing
13 27 (21.77%) Regression Testing
14 23 (18.55%) TDD
15 22 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (13.71%) System Integration Testing
17 15 (12.10%) Kanban
17 15 (12.10%) Manual Testing
17 15 (12.10%) Non-Functional Testing
18 14 (11.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.29%) Java
2 21 (16.94%) Python
3 17 (13.71%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.90%) SQL
5 10 (8.06%) C
5 10 (8.06%) C#
6 7 (5.65%) VBScript
7 5 (4.03%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (27.42%) ISTQB
2 30 (24.19%) Degree
3 24 (19.35%) ISEB
4 18 (14.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (11.29%) Security Cleared
6 10 (8.06%) HNC
6 10 (8.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (33.06%) QA
2 4 (3.23%) EMIR
2 4 (3.23%) GDPR
2 4 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 4 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) PSD2
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) HP ALM
1 4 (3.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 84 (67.74%) HP
2 14 (11.29%) Oracle
3 9 (7.26%) Murex
4 8 (6.45%) Google
5 7 (5.65%) Guidewire
6 5 (4.03%) Remedy
7 4 (3.23%) IBM
7 4 (3.23%) SAP
8 3 (2.42%) Unisys
9 2 (1.61%) OutSystems
9 2 (1.61%) Pega
10 1 (0.81%) hybris
10 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com