Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 781 891 789
Rank change year-on-year +110 -102 -133
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 311 296 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.68% 1.68% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 204 180 351
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £31,975 £29,725 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.51% +5.63% -5.88%

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 18,475 17,648 15,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.05% 10.52% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13,898 14,048 12,814
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +142 285 £50,000 +5.82% 26
UK excluding London +80 202 £45,000 +6.51% 20
London +94 102 £55,250 +16.32% 9
South East +32 81 £45,000 -10.00% 8
North of England +44 49 £35,000 - 5
Yorkshire +20 35 £35,000 -6.67% 5
South West +42 31 £47,500 +31.03%
Wales +21 15 £33,815 -38.52%
East of England +75 14 £55,000 -8.33% 3
North West +16 14 £35,000 +3.70%
Midlands +35 5 £67,500 +56.98% 1
Scotland -17 5 £37,500 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +19 3 £67,500 +25.00%
Northern Ireland -5 3 £33,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 216 (69.45%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (65.92%) HP
3 182 (58.52%) Test Management
4 181 (58.20%) JIRA
5 157 (50.48%) Test Automation
6 152 (48.87%) Selenium
7 124 (39.87%) Test Scripting
8 122 (39.23%) Software Testing
8 122 (39.23%) Scrum
9 118 (37.94%) LoadRunner
10 114 (36.66%) Java
11 111 (35.69%) Cucumber
12 102 (32.80%) BDD
13 100 (32.15%) ISTQB
14 97 (31.19%) JMeter
15 87 (27.97%) TDD
15 87 (27.97%) Test Strategy
16 83 (26.69%) Finance
17 76 (24.44%) Security Cleared
18 74 (23.79%) Defect Management
18 74 (23.79%) ISEB
19 73 (23.47%) QA
19 73 (23.47%) Team Foundation Server
20 70 (22.51%) SoapUI
20 70 (22.51%) Python
21 69 (22.19%) C#
21 69 (22.19%) Kanban
22 68 (21.86%) User Acceptance Testing
23 66 (21.22%) SQL
24 62 (19.94%) DevOps

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 30 (9.65%) Confluence
2 20 (6.43%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.25%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (1.61%) Documentum
5 3 (0.96%) CMS
5 3 (0.96%) SAS
6 1 (0.32%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 18 (5.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (3.86%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (3.22%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.89%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.29%) Eagle PACE
1 4 (1.29%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.32%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (15.43%) Office 365
2 44 (14.15%) G Suite
3 15 (4.82%) Azure
4 11 (3.54%) BrowserStack
5 10 (3.22%) AWS
6 8 (2.57%) BlazeMeter
7 7 (2.25%) GitHub
7 7 (2.25%) Sauce Labs
8 5 (1.61%) Power Platform
9 4 (1.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.29%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (1.29%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.29%) Azure Functions
9 4 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Flow
9 4 (1.29%) PowerApps
9 4 (1.29%) Serverless
9 4 (1.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.61%) ATM
2 4 (1.29%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.64%) Intelligent Network
3 2 (0.64%) ISUP
3 2 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.32%) Broadband
4 1 (0.32%) Internet
4 1 (0.32%) Intranet
4 1 (0.32%) IPv4
4 1 (0.32%) LAN
4 1 (0.32%) TETRA
4 1 (0.32%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.32%) VoWiFi
4 1 (0.32%) WAN
4 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.11%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.86%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.54%) Blockchain
5 8 (2.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (2.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.61%) Power BI
7 4 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.29%) Big Data
7 4 (1.29%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.29%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.29%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 181 (58.20%) JIRA
2 152 (48.87%) Selenium
3 118 (37.94%) LoadRunner
4 111 (35.69%) Cucumber
5 97 (31.19%) JMeter
6 73 (23.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 70 (22.51%) SoapUI
8 41 (13.18%) HP UFT
9 31 (9.97%) TestRail
10 26 (8.36%) WebDriver
11 20 (6.43%) Rational DOORS
12 19 (6.11%) Jenkins
13 18 (5.79%) Visual Studio
14 17 (5.47%) Git (software)
15 15 (4.82%) Ranorex
16 14 (4.50%) Robot Framework
17 13 (4.18%) Maven
17 13 (4.18%) MSTest
17 13 (4.18%) Rational Rhapsody
18 12 (3.86%) Bugzilla
General
1 83 (26.69%) Finance
2 40 (12.86%) Retail
3 24 (7.72%) Banking
3 24 (7.72%) Telecoms
4 20 (6.43%) Manufacturing
5 16 (5.14%) Public Sector
6 7 (2.25%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.93%) Back Office
8 4 (1.29%) Law
8 4 (1.29%) Marketing
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.32%) German Language
9 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 108 (34.73%) Analyst
2 93 (29.90%) Test Analyst
3 80 (25.72%) Test Engineer
4 39 (12.54%) Tester
5 36 (11.58%) Test Automation Engineer
6 30 (9.65%) Consultant
6 30 (9.65%) Developer
7 29 (9.32%) Senior Test Engineer
8 25 (8.04%) Senior Consultant
8 25 (8.04%) Senior Test Consultant
8 25 (8.04%) Test Consultant
9 23 (7.40%) Test Manager
10 22 (7.07%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 20 (6.43%) Automation Tester
11 20 (6.43%) Java Engineer
11 20 (6.43%) Senior Java Engineer
12 18 (5.79%) C# Developer
12 18 (5.79%) Technical Analyst
13 17 (5.47%) Test Automation Developer
14 16 (5.14%) Senior Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.65%) Gherkin
2 25 (8.04%) SOAP
3 24 (7.72%) Web Services
4 23 (7.40%) .NET
5 15 (4.82%) HTML
5 15 (4.82%) JSON
5 15 (4.82%) RESTful
6 12 (3.86%) XML
7 11 (3.54%) CSS
7 11 (3.54%) REST
8 9 (2.89%) Middleware
8 9 (2.89%) Node.js
9 8 (2.57%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.25%) jQuery
11 6 (1.93%) WebdriverIO
12 4 (1.29%) ASP.NET
12 4 (1.29%) HTML5
12 4 (1.29%) J2EE
12 4 (1.29%) Kafka
13 3 (0.96%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.40%) User Experience
2 19 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.79%) Client/Server
4 13 (4.18%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.25%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.29%) Wiki
8 3 (0.96%) Cloud Native
8 3 (0.96%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.96%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.96%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.96%) STB
9 2 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.64%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.32%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.32%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.32%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.32%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 61 (19.61%) Windows
2 37 (11.90%) Linux
3 23 (7.40%) Unix
4 12 (3.86%) Android
4 12 (3.86%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.89%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (69.45%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (58.52%) Test Management
3 157 (50.48%) Test Automation
4 124 (39.87%) Test Scripting
5 122 (39.23%) Scrum
5 122 (39.23%) Software Testing
6 102 (32.80%) BDD
7 87 (27.97%) TDD
7 87 (27.97%) Test Strategy
8 74 (23.79%) Defect Management
9 69 (22.19%) Kanban
10 68 (21.86%) User Acceptance Testing
11 62 (19.94%) DevOps
12 55 (17.68%) DSDM
13 46 (14.79%) Manual Testing
14 39 (12.54%) Regression Testing
15 35 (11.25%) Non-Functional Testing
15 35 (11.25%) SDLC
16 34 (10.93%) Continuous Improvement
17 33 (10.61%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 114 (36.66%) Java
2 70 (22.51%) Python
3 69 (22.19%) C#
4 66 (21.22%) SQL
5 47 (15.11%) JavaScript
6 30 (9.65%) C
7 25 (8.04%) Ruby
8 18 (5.79%) C++
8 18 (5.79%) VB
9 17 (5.47%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.57%) VBScript
11 6 (1.93%) Perl
11 6 (1.93%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.29%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.29%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.29%) Scala
12 4 (1.29%) Uniface
12 4 (1.29%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 100 (32.15%) ISTQB
2 76 (24.44%) Security Cleared
3 74 (23.79%) ISEB
4 59 (18.97%) Degree
5 43 (13.83%) SC Cleared
6 30 (9.65%) DV Cleared
7 23 (7.40%) Computer Science Degree
7 23 (7.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 15 (4.82%) MCP
8 15 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (4.82%) OCP
8 15 (4.82%) Oracle Certification
8 15 (4.82%) SAP Certification
9 5 (1.61%) Master's Degree
9 5 (1.61%) PhD
9 5 (1.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (23.47%) QA
2 13 (4.18%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 13 (4.18%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.29%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.96%) GDPR
5 1 (0.32%) GAMP
5 1 (0.32%) GxP
System Software
1 16 (5.14%) Docker
2 4 (1.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 50 (16.08%) HP ALM
2 5 (1.61%) ZABBIX
3 4 (1.29%) Ansible
3 4 (1.29%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.29%) Puppet
3 4 (1.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 205 (65.92%) HP
2 44 (14.15%) Google
3 39 (12.54%) Microsoft
4 36 (11.58%) Oracle
5 28 (9.00%) SAP
6 14 (4.50%) IBM
7 7 (2.25%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.93%) Guidewire
9 4 (1.29%) GoldenSource
10 1 (0.32%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.32%) Cognos
10 1 (0.32%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.32%) Marketo
10 1 (0.32%) Nokia Networks
10 1 (0.32%) Pardot
10 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.32%) Siebel
10 1 (0.32%) Sun
10 1 (0.32%) Workday
10 1 (0.32%) WorldPay