Period
to 15 June 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 15 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK
6 months to
15 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 741 874 809
Rank change year-on-year +133 -65 -154
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 365 327 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.02% 1.89% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 278 243 328
UK median annual salary £46,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £68,625 £58,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% -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 18,063 17,284 15,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.57% 10.07% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13,849 13,619 12,188
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 £31,250 £30,134
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 15 June 2019.

Salary histogram for HP Quality Center in the UK

HP Quality Center
Top 15 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 15 June 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 +140 347 £46,000 +2.22% 8
UK excluding London +124 261 £45,000 +16.88% 7
South East +94 119 £45,000 - 2
London +59 97 £55,000 +10.00% 2
South West +56 55 £51,000 +13.33% 4
North of England +27 38 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +10 27 £35,000 -6.67%
Midlands +49 20 £40,000 +24.03%
West Midlands +42 14 £37,500 +17.19%
East of England +68 13 £36,250 -27.50%
North West +28 11 £37,500 +7.14%
Scotland -18 8 £38,750 +31.36% 1
East Midlands +30 5 £65,000 +51.16%
Wales +20 4 £39,250 -28.64%
Northern Ireland -22 4 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 15 June 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.

1 240 (65.75%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (61.10%) HP
3 207 (56.71%) Test Automation
4 172 (47.12%) JIRA
5 170 (46.58%) Selenium
6 164 (44.93%) Test Management
7 132 (36.16%) ISTQB
8 128 (35.07%) Test Scripting
9 126 (34.52%) Test Strategy
10 120 (32.88%) Java
11 115 (31.51%) Scrum
11 115 (31.51%) Cucumber
12 113 (30.96%) SQL
13 110 (30.14%) QA
13 110 (30.14%) Security Cleared
14 108 (29.59%) LoadRunner
15 107 (29.32%) Software Testing
16 103 (28.22%) Defect Management
17 93 (25.48%) C#
18 87 (23.84%) Finance
19 78 (21.37%) Degree
20 76 (20.82%) ISEB
20 76 (20.82%) JMeter
20 76 (20.82%) BDD
21 72 (19.73%) TDD
22 71 (19.45%) HP UFT
23 70 (19.18%) HP ALM
24 69 (18.90%) SoapUI
25 68 (18.63%) Oracle
26 67 (18.36%) User Acceptance Testing

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 27 (7.40%) SharePoint
2 24 (6.58%) Confluence
3 11 (3.01%) Documentum
4 6 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (1.37%) IIS
6 2 (0.55%) CMS
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 26 (7.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (3.84%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.01%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.92%) SAP ERP
1 7 (1.92%) SAP EWM
1 7 (1.92%) SAP PP
2 3 (0.82%) Eagle PACE
2 3 (0.82%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.27%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.41%) G Suite
1 38 (10.41%) Office 365
2 14 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.37%) BlazeMeter
5 4 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.10%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.10%) AWS CloudTrail
5 4 (1.10%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 4 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.55%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.55%) CloudBees
6 2 (0.55%) GitHub
6 2 (0.55%) IaaS
6 2 (0.55%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.55%) PaaS
6 2 (0.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.37%) ATM
2 4 (1.10%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.55%) 2G
3 2 (0.55%) 3G
3 2 (0.55%) 4G
3 2 (0.55%) FTP
3 2 (0.55%) HTTP
3 2 (0.55%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.55%) LTE
3 2 (0.55%) SSH
3 2 (0.55%) VoLTE
3 2 (0.55%) ZigBee
3 2 (0.55%) Z-Wave
4 1 (0.27%) GSM
4 1 (0.27%) INAP
4 1 (0.27%) IPv4
4 1 (0.27%) ISUP
4 1 (0.27%) LAN
4 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.49%) Relational Database
2 26 (7.12%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.56%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.64%) Blockchain
5 6 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.37%) Snowflake Schema
7 4 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.10%) Big Data
7 4 (1.10%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.10%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.82%) DB2
8 3 (0.82%) MySQL
8 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 172 (47.12%) JIRA
2 170 (46.58%) Selenium
3 115 (31.51%) Cucumber
4 108 (29.59%) LoadRunner
5 76 (20.82%) JMeter
6 71 (19.45%) HP UFT
7 69 (18.90%) SoapUI
8 56 (15.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 29 (7.95%) Visual Studio
9 29 (7.95%) WebDriver
10 28 (7.67%) Ranorex
11 26 (7.12%) Jenkins
12 24 (6.58%) Rational DOORS
13 22 (6.03%) Moq
13 22 (6.03%) MSTest
13 22 (6.03%) Visual Studio Coded UI
14 19 (5.21%) TestRail
15 14 (3.84%) Eclipse
16 10 (2.74%) Robot Framework
17 8 (2.19%) ClearCase
General
1 87 (23.84%) Finance
2 52 (14.25%) Retail
3 13 (3.56%) Banking
4 11 (3.01%) Back Office
4 11 (3.01%) Marketing
5 10 (2.74%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.92%) Legal
6 7 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.37%) Electronics
7 5 (1.37%) Law
8 4 (1.10%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.55%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 145 (39.73%) Analyst
2 111 (30.41%) Test Analyst
3 107 (29.32%) Test Engineer
4 44 (12.05%) Test Automation Engineer
5 33 (9.04%) Tester
6 31 (8.49%) Developer
7 27 (7.40%) Technical Analyst
8 25 (6.85%) Senior Test Engineer
9 23 (6.30%) Technical Test Analyst
10 22 (6.03%) Test Manager
11 20 (5.48%) Automation Tester
11 20 (5.48%) QA Engineer
12 19 (5.21%) C# Developer
12 19 (5.21%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
13 18 (4.93%) Business Analyst
14 17 (4.66%) Java Engineer
14 17 (4.66%) Senior Java Engineer
15 15 (4.11%) Test Leader
16 13 (3.56%) Senior Test Automation Developer
16 13 (3.56%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (12.60%) SOAP
2 44 (12.05%) Gherkin
3 37 (10.14%) .NET
4 28 (7.67%) XML
5 20 (5.48%) Web Services
6 14 (3.84%) CSS
6 14 (3.84%) HTML
7 13 (3.56%) REST
7 13 (3.56%) RESTful
8 11 (3.01%) JSON
8 11 (3.01%) Middleware
9 7 (1.92%) AngularJS
9 7 (1.92%) IDoc
9 7 (1.92%) J2EE
10 5 (1.37%) CGI
10 5 (1.37%) WebdriverIO
11 4 (1.10%) Behat
11 4 (1.10%) Kafka
11 4 (1.10%) Node.js
12 3 (0.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.85%) User Experience
3 20 (5.48%) Client/Server
4 12 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (3.29%) Virtual Team
5 8 (2.19%) Cloud Native
6 5 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.37%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.10%) Wiki
8 3 (0.82%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (0.82%) NHS
8 3 (0.82%) STB
9 2 (0.55%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.55%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.55%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.55%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.55%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 56 (15.34%) Windows
2 44 (12.05%) Linux
3 31 (8.49%) Unix
4 6 (1.64%) Android
4 6 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.55%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (65.75%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (56.71%) Test Automation
3 164 (44.93%) Test Management
4 128 (35.07%) Test Scripting
5 126 (34.52%) Test Strategy
6 115 (31.51%) Scrum
7 107 (29.32%) Software Testing
8 103 (28.22%) Defect Management
9 76 (20.82%) BDD
10 72 (19.73%) TDD
11 67 (18.36%) User Acceptance Testing
12 58 (15.89%) Manual Testing
13 55 (15.07%) Regression Testing
13 55 (15.07%) Software Engineering
14 44 (12.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 44 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (11.78%) Non-Functional Testing
16 42 (11.51%) Waterfall
17 40 (10.96%) DSDM
17 40 (10.96%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 120 (32.88%) Java
2 113 (30.96%) SQL
3 93 (25.48%) C#
4 66 (18.08%) Python
5 38 (10.41%) C
6 30 (8.22%) PL/SQL
7 29 (7.95%) C++
7 29 (7.95%) JavaScript
7 29 (7.95%) Ruby
8 28 (7.67%) VB
9 7 (1.92%) ABAP
9 7 (1.92%) VBScript
10 5 (1.37%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.10%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.10%) PHP
11 4 (1.10%) Scala
11 4 (1.10%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.55%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 132 (36.16%) ISTQB
2 110 (30.14%) Security Cleared
3 78 (21.37%) Degree
4 76 (20.82%) ISEB
5 66 (18.08%) SC Cleared
6 44 (12.05%) DV Cleared
7 30 (8.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 27 (7.40%) Computer Science Degree
9 26 (7.12%) Oracle Certification
10 23 (6.30%) MCP
10 23 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (6.30%) OCP
10 23 (6.30%) SAP Certification
11 11 (3.01%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 7 (1.92%) Master's Degree
13 5 (1.37%) PhD
14 3 (0.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (30.14%) QA
2 7 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 7 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.64%) PMO
4 3 (0.82%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (3.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 70 (19.18%) HP ALM
2 5 (1.37%) ZABBIX
3 4 (1.10%) Ansible
3 4 (1.10%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.10%) Puppet
3 4 (1.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 223 (61.10%) HP
2 68 (18.63%) Oracle
3 56 (15.34%) Microsoft
4 55 (15.07%) SAP
5 38 (10.41%) Google
6 18 (4.93%) IBM
7 13 (3.56%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (2.74%) CA Agile Central
9 8 (2.19%) Cognos
10 6 (1.64%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 5 (1.37%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.37%) Remedy
12 3 (0.82%) GoldenSource
13 1 (0.27%) Greenplum
13 1 (0.27%) Siebel
13 1 (0.27%) Twitter
13 1 (0.27%) Xamarin