Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 686 775 877
Rank change year-on-year +89 +102 -86
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 90 343 313
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.92% 1.86% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 76 258 219
Median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,850 £28,250
90th Percentile £64,250 £72,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 9,805 18,474 17,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.08% 12.94% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,849 14,038 14,139
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,250
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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 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 +68 69 £47,500 -5.00% 1
UK excluding London +93 47 £35,000 -22.22% 1
London +158 41 £55,000 -4.35% 1
South East +85 15 £32,000 -28.89%
Northern Ireland +26 13 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Wales +35 7 £52,500 +36.36%
North of England +128 6 £32,500 -7.14%
North West +117 4 £32,500 -10.34%
Midlands +107 4 £48,500 +15.48%
West Midlands +93 4 £48,500 +29.33%
North East - 2 - -
East of England +93 1 £50,000 -6.98%
Scotland +93 1 £41,500 +10.67%
Work from Home +61 1 £63,500 -9.29%

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 72 (80.00%) JIRA
2 70 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 53 (58.89%) HP
4 49 (54.44%) Selenium
5 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (38.89%) JMeter
6 35 (38.89%) Java
7 34 (37.78%) ISTQB
7 34 (37.78%) Test Management
7 34 (37.78%) Test Scripting
8 30 (33.33%) DevOps
8 30 (33.33%) QA
9 27 (30.00%) Regression Testing
9 27 (30.00%) Performance Testing
10 26 (28.89%) System Testing
11 25 (27.78%) Cucumber
12 24 (26.67%) Scrum
13 23 (25.56%) Python
13 23 (25.56%) Jenkins
13 23 (25.56%) Defect Management
14 22 (24.44%) ISEB
15 20 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
15 20 (22.22%) BDD
15 20 (22.22%) Postman
16 19 (21.11%) Confluence
16 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
16 19 (21.11%) Degree
17 17 (18.89%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (18.89%) Visual Studio
17 17 (18.89%) WebDriver

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 19 (21.11%) Confluence
2 12 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.56%) IIS
4 2 (2.22%) CMS
5 1 (1.11%) Mule
5 1 (1.11%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.89%) Azure
2 11 (12.22%) BlazeMeter
2 11 (12.22%) GitHub
3 6 (6.67%) Office 365
4 4 (4.44%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.22%) SaaS
6 1 (1.11%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) Wireshark
2 3 (3.33%) 3G
2 3 (3.33%) 4G
2 3 (3.33%) LTE
3 1 (1.11%) 802.11
3 1 (1.11%) Broadband
3 1 (1.11%) DOCSIS
3 1 (1.11%) DSL
3 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.11%) Firewall
3 1 (1.11%) HTTP
3 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.11%) Internet
3 1 (1.11%) IPv4
3 1 (1.11%) IPv6
3 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.11%) Telnet
3 1 (1.11%) UPnP
3 1 (1.11%) WLAN
3 1 (1.11%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.89%) Blockchain
2 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.89%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (8.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (4.44%) Power BI
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 72 (80.00%) JIRA
2 49 (54.44%) Selenium
3 35 (38.89%) JMeter
4 25 (27.78%) Cucumber
5 23 (25.56%) Jenkins
6 20 (22.22%) Postman
7 17 (18.89%) Visual Studio
7 17 (18.89%) WebDriver
8 15 (16.67%) LoadRunner
9 10 (11.11%) eggPlant
9 10 (11.11%) Maven
10 9 (10.00%) REST Assured
10 9 (10.00%) SoapUI
10 9 (10.00%) TestRail
11 8 (8.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (8.89%) The Grinder
12 7 (7.78%) HP UFT
12 7 (7.78%) Selenium IDE
13 6 (6.67%) Eclipse
13 6 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Banking
2 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Billing
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (22.22%) Tester
2 18 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 16 (17.78%) Analyst
3 16 (17.78%) Test Analyst
4 14 (15.56%) Test Leader
5 12 (13.33%) Performance Test Leader
6 9 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Test Manager
7 8 (8.89%) Automation Tester
8 7 (7.78%) Senior Tester
9 6 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Junior
9 6 (6.67%) QA Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
10 5 (5.56%) Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) QA Tester
11 4 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.33%) Gherkin
2 11 (12.22%) Web Services
3 10 (11.11%) Middleware
3 10 (11.11%) RESTful
4 6 (6.67%) Spring
5 3 (3.33%) pytest
6 2 (2.22%) .NET
6 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.22%) WebdriverIO
7 1 (1.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.56%) User Experience
2 3 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.22%) Wiki
4 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.11%) DataPower
4 1 (1.11%) Derivative
4 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.11%) Equities
4 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.11%) IPTV
4 1 (1.11%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.44%) Windows
2 6 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 5 (5.56%) Linux
4 2 (2.22%) Android
4 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (37.78%) Test Management
3 34 (37.78%) Test Scripting
4 30 (33.33%) DevOps
5 27 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 27 (30.00%) Regression Testing
6 26 (28.89%) System Testing
7 24 (26.67%) Scrum
8 23 (25.56%) Defect Management
9 20 (22.22%) BDD
9 20 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
10 17 (18.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (18.89%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (17.78%) Test Strategy
12 14 (15.56%) Non-Functional Testing
13 13 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (14.44%) Software Delivery
14 12 (13.33%) Software Testing
15 11 (12.22%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.89%) Java
2 23 (25.56%) Python
3 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.33%) SQL
5 11 (12.22%) C#
6 10 (11.11%) C
7 7 (7.78%) VBScript
8 5 (5.56%) TypeScript
9 4 (4.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (37.78%) ISTQB
2 22 (24.44%) ISEB
3 19 (21.11%) Degree
4 17 (18.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 9 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (8.89%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) PSD2
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Docker
2 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) HP ALM
2 3 (3.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 53 (58.89%) HP
2 14 (15.56%) Oracle
3 7 (7.78%) Guidewire
4 5 (5.56%) Remedy
5 3 (3.33%) SAP
6 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.22%) Unisys
7 1 (1.11%) Cisco
7 1 (1.11%) hybris
7 1 (1.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.11%) OutSystems
7 1 (1.11%) Pega