Period
to 23 February 2019

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 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 767 812 689
Rank change year-on-year +45 -123 -135
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 355 411 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.07% 2.50% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 231 327 413
UK median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% +8.24%
10th Percentile £32,250 £28,250 £30,070
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,200 £63,100
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -11.11% +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 17,185 16,443 15,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.42% 9.33% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13,440 13,240 12,494
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,568 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +2.07% +3.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +4.65%

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 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for HP Quality Center in the UK

HP Quality Center
Top 14 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 23 February 2019. 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 +63 330 £46,500 -7.00% 46
UK excluding London +44 217 £41,500 +3.75% 47
London +44 127 £57,500 +4.55% 10
South East +52 90 £50,000 +5.26% 16
North of England +38 39 £35,000 - 5
Yorkshire +34 29 £35,000 - 4
Midlands +20 25 £38,500 +10.00% 5
South West +16 23 £52,000 +30.00% 7
East of England +43 21 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Scotland +8 16 £37,500 +11.11% 5
West Midlands +40 15 £38,500 +40.00% 3
North West +28 10 £50,000 +53.85% 1
East Midlands +6 10 £34,500 -31.00% 2
Wales +11 3 £45,000 +36.36% 1

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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.

1 230 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (58.59%) Test Automation
3 166 (46.76%) JIRA
4 158 (44.51%) HP
5 153 (43.10%) Test Management
6 143 (40.28%) Selenium
7 124 (34.93%) QA
8 110 (30.99%) SQL
9 106 (29.86%) Finance
10 98 (27.61%) Test Strategy
11 93 (26.20%) Scrum
12 84 (23.66%) Software Testing
13 83 (23.38%) ISTQB
14 82 (23.10%) Cucumber
15 81 (22.82%) Test Scripting
16 77 (21.69%) Oracle
17 76 (21.41%) HP UFT
18 75 (21.13%) Defect Management
19 70 (19.72%) TDD
20 69 (19.44%) HP ALM
21 66 (18.59%) User Acceptance Testing
22 65 (18.31%) SoapUI
22 65 (18.31%) C#
23 62 (17.46%) Degree
24 61 (17.18%) Java
24 61 (17.18%) Continuous Integration
25 60 (16.90%) BDD
26 57 (16.06%) Manual Testing
27 56 (15.77%) Security Cleared
28 55 (15.49%) Python

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 26 (7.32%) Confluence
2 22 (6.20%) SharePoint
3 16 (4.51%) CMS
4 5 (1.41%) OpenStack
4 5 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.41%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (1.13%) Documentum
5 4 (1.13%) IIS
5 4 (1.13%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 4 (1.13%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (3.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.54%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.82%) Misys Midas
2 5 (1.41%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.13%) Markit EDM
3 4 (1.13%) SAP EWM
3 4 (1.13%) SAP PP
4 3 (0.85%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.28%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.04%) G Suite
1 25 (7.04%) Office 365
2 11 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.41%) BlazeMeter
4 4 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.13%) BrowserStack
4 4 (1.13%) CloudBees
4 4 (1.13%) GitHub
4 4 (1.13%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.13%) IaaS
4 4 (1.13%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.13%) PaaS
4 4 (1.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 4 (1.13%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (0.28%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.41%) FTP
1 5 (1.41%) HTTP
2 4 (1.13%) HTTPS
2 4 (1.13%) Internet
2 4 (1.13%) SSH
3 2 (0.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.56%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.56%) ZigBee
3 2 (0.56%) Z-Wave
4 1 (0.28%) 2G
4 1 (0.28%) 3G
4 1 (0.28%) 4G
4 1 (0.28%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (0.28%) GSM
4 1 (0.28%) INAP
4 1 (0.28%) ISUP
4 1 (0.28%) LTE
4 1 (0.28%) MGW
4 1 (0.28%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.28%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.04%) Relational Database
2 14 (3.94%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.10%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (2.82%) MySQL
5 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.41%) DB2
6 5 (1.41%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.13%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (0.28%) Big Data
8 1 (0.28%) Redis
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 166 (46.76%) JIRA
2 143 (40.28%) Selenium
3 82 (23.10%) Cucumber
4 76 (21.41%) HP UFT
5 65 (18.31%) SoapUI
6 44 (12.39%) LoadRunner
6 44 (12.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 43 (12.11%) JMeter
7 43 (12.11%) Visual Studio
8 36 (10.14%) Zephyr
9 29 (8.17%) WebDriver
10 27 (7.61%) Ranorex
11 25 (7.04%) Jenkins
11 25 (7.04%) Moq
11 25 (7.04%) MSTest
11 25 (7.04%) Visual Studio Coded UI
12 20 (5.63%) Eclipse
13 17 (4.79%) Rational DOORS
14 15 (4.23%) Subversion
15 12 (3.38%) RequisitePro
General
1 106 (29.86%) Finance
2 54 (15.21%) Retail
3 32 (9.01%) Banking
4 13 (3.66%) Legal
5 10 (2.82%) General Ledger
6 9 (2.54%) Marketing
7 5 (1.41%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.13%) Back Office
9 2 (0.56%) Electronics
9 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 130 (36.62%) Analyst
2 104 (29.30%) Test Engineer
3 99 (27.89%) Test Analyst
4 39 (10.99%) Tester
5 36 (10.14%) QA Engineer
6 34 (9.58%) Test Manager
7 31 (8.73%) Test Automation Engineer
8 24 (6.76%) Developer
9 23 (6.48%) Automation Tester
10 22 (6.20%) Automation Test Analyst
10 22 (6.20%) QA Test Engineer
11 20 (5.63%) Business Analyst
12 18 (5.07%) Software Test Engineer
13 16 (4.51%) Financial Analyst
13 16 (4.51%) Service Analyst
14 14 (3.94%) Consultant
14 14 (3.94%) Senior Analyst
15 13 (3.66%) QA Leader
15 13 (3.66%) Software Developer
15 13 (3.66%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.70%) SOAP
2 32 (9.01%) .NET
3 24 (6.76%) XML
4 22 (6.20%) Middleware
5 21 (5.92%) JSON
5 21 (5.92%) REST
6 20 (5.63%) Velocity
7 19 (5.35%) CSS
8 18 (5.07%) Web Services
9 17 (4.79%) Gherkin
10 16 (4.51%) HTML
11 10 (2.82%) EDI
11 10 (2.82%) EDIFACT
11 10 (2.82%) JMS
12 9 (2.54%) RESTful
12 9 (2.54%) Spring
13 8 (2.25%) CSS3
13 8 (2.25%) HTML5
13 8 (2.25%) J2EE
14 7 (1.97%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.35%) Client/Server
3 18 (5.07%) Reinsurance
4 14 (3.94%) User Experience
5 11 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (2.82%) SWIFT
7 9 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.54%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.69%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.41%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.41%) NHS
11 4 (1.13%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.85%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.56%) Fintech
13 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.56%) Online Banking
14 1 (0.28%) Chip and PIN
14 1 (0.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.89%) Windows
2 24 (6.76%) Unix
3 16 (4.51%) Linux
4 8 (2.25%) Android
4 8 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.85%) Windows NT
5 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (58.59%) Test Automation
3 153 (43.10%) Test Management
4 98 (27.61%) Test Strategy
5 93 (26.20%) Scrum
6 84 (23.66%) Software Testing
7 81 (22.82%) Test Scripting
8 75 (21.13%) Defect Management
9 70 (19.72%) TDD
10 66 (18.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 61 (17.18%) Continuous Integration
12 60 (16.90%) BDD
13 57 (16.06%) Manual Testing
14 51 (14.37%) Waterfall
15 47 (13.24%) Regression Testing
16 46 (12.96%) Non-Functional Testing
16 46 (12.96%) Software Engineering
16 46 (12.96%) User Stories
17 43 (12.11%) Integration Testing
18 41 (11.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 110 (30.99%) SQL
2 65 (18.31%) C#
3 61 (17.18%) Java
4 55 (15.49%) Python
5 40 (11.27%) PL/SQL
6 29 (8.17%) C
7 28 (7.89%) JavaScript
8 27 (7.61%) Groovy
9 18 (5.07%) VBScript
10 16 (4.51%) VB
11 12 (3.38%) C++
12 10 (2.82%) PHP
13 9 (2.54%) Ruby
14 4 (1.13%) ABAP
14 4 (1.13%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.85%) Perl
15 3 (0.85%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.56%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.56%) F#
17 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 83 (23.38%) ISTQB
2 62 (17.46%) Degree
3 56 (15.77%) Security Cleared
4 53 (14.93%) ISEB
5 48 (13.52%) SC Cleared
6 38 (10.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 17 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (2.25%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (1.69%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.13%) MCP
10 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.13%) OCP
10 4 (1.13%) SAP Certification
10 4 (1.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 3 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.56%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (34.93%) QA
2 12 (3.38%) PMO
3 10 (2.82%) ISO 20022
3 10 (2.82%) ISO 8583
4 5 (1.41%) SEPA
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 15288
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (2.54%) Docker
2 5 (1.41%) VirtualBox
2 5 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 69 (19.44%) HP ALM
2 5 (1.41%) Ansible
2 5 (1.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 158 (44.51%) HP
2 77 (21.69%) Oracle
3 40 (11.27%) Microsoft
4 29 (8.17%) Google
4 29 (8.17%) SAP
5 12 (3.38%) IBM
6 10 (2.82%) FIS
7 8 (2.25%) CA Agile Central
7 8 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.69%) VMware
9 5 (1.41%) Splunk
10 4 (1.13%) Cognos
10 4 (1.13%) Remedy
11 3 (0.85%) Adobe
11 3 (0.85%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 2 (0.56%) Capita
12 2 (0.56%) Siebel
12 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.56%) Workday
13 1 (0.28%) Citrix