Period
to 27 September 2021

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 27 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
UK
6 months to
27 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 935 626 812
Rank change year-on-year -309 +186 +95
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 94 58 298
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.45% 0.74% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 57 52 187
10th Percentile £39,300 £28,500 £31,550
25th Percentile £43,000 £31,250 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £40,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year +31.25% -16.67% +1.05%
75th Percentile £65,000 £48,875 £65,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £59,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +35.71% -22.22% -4.26%

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 20,666 7,841 18,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.93% 16.45% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13,317 6,545 14,129
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.84% +7.83% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 27 September 2021.

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 27 September 2021. 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 -282 74 £52,500 +23.53% 11
UK excluding London -232 47 £47,500 +35.71% 10
London -231 42 £63,500 +41.11% 4
South East -166 21 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Work from Home -271 20 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Northern Ireland -49 13 £32,500 -
West Midlands -100 6 £29,000 -40.21% 2
Midlands -123 6 £29,000 -40.21% 2
Scotland -98 3 £36,750 -11.45% 1
North of England -130 2 £42,000 +29.23% 1
South West - 2 £53,750 - 2
North West -94 1 £29,000 -10.77%
Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 27 September 2021, 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 57 (60.64%) HP
1 57 (60.64%) Test Automation
2 50 (53.19%) Software Testing
3 48 (51.06%) Java
3 48 (51.06%) Social Skills
4 47 (50.00%) JIRA
5 38 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (40.43%) Test Management
6 37 (39.36%) Oracle
7 35 (37.23%) ISTQB
8 31 (32.98%) Scrum
8 31 (32.98%) Test Scripting
9 29 (30.85%) QA
10 28 (29.79%) DevOps
11 27 (28.72%) Degree
11 27 (28.72%) Selenium
11 27 (28.72%) HP ALM
12 26 (27.66%) JMeter
13 24 (25.53%) Python
14 23 (24.47%) SQL Server
14 23 (24.47%) Management Information System
14 23 (24.47%) Defect Management
14 23 (24.47%) Computer Science
15 22 (23.40%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (22.34%) Windows
17 20 (21.28%) LoadRunner
17 20 (21.28%) BDD
18 19 (20.21%) Test Strategy
18 19 (20.21%) Integration Testing
18 19 (20.21%) Validation

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 15 (15.96%) Confluence
2 14 (14.89%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) MS Visio
2 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (5.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.06%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.13%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.96%) Azure
2 9 (9.57%) BlazeMeter
3 7 (7.45%) Azure Data Factory
3 7 (7.45%) Power Platform
4 4 (4.26%) AWS
4 4 (4.26%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (4.26%) SaaS
5 3 (3.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.13%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.13%) Azure Storage
6 2 (2.13%) GitHub
6 2 (2.13%) Serverless
7 1 (1.06%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.57%) HTTP
1 9 (9.57%) SSL
2 1 (1.06%) ATM
2 1 (1.06%) NAS
2 1 (1.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.47%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.15%) Oracle Database
3 11 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (7.45%) Data Lake
5 7 (7.45%) Power BI
5 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.38%) Blockchain
7 2 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (50.00%) JIRA
2 27 (28.72%) Selenium
3 26 (27.66%) JMeter
4 20 (21.28%) LoadRunner
5 17 (18.09%) Cucumber
5 17 (18.09%) Jenkins
6 16 (17.02%) Postman
7 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
7 14 (14.89%) SoapUI
7 14 (14.89%) SpecFlow
8 10 (10.64%) JUnit
8 10 (10.64%) Rational DOORS
8 10 (10.64%) Rational Rhapsody
9 9 (9.57%) eggPlant
9 9 (9.57%) Maven
9 9 (9.57%) Mockito
9 9 (9.57%) REST Assured
9 9 (9.57%) TestRail
9 9 (9.57%) The Grinder
9 9 (9.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (51.06%) Social Skills
2 18 (19.15%) Finance
3 10 (10.64%) Back Office
4 9 (9.57%) Military
5 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.45%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.13%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.06%) Electronics
7 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.06%) Marketing
7 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Analyst
2 23 (24.47%) Test Analyst
3 13 (13.83%) Tester
4 12 (12.77%) ERP Analyst
5 11 (11.70%) Test Leader
6 9 (9.57%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) Test Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Senior Tester
7 7 (7.45%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Azure Test Lead
9 4 (4.26%) Test Manager
10 3 (3.19%) Automation Tester
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Test Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Software Test Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Testing Engineer
11 2 (2.13%) Automation Test Lead
11 2 (2.13%) Performance Test Leader
11 2 (2.13%) SAP Test Manager
11 2 (2.13%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) XML
2 13 (13.83%) Gherkin
3 9 (9.57%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (9.57%) JDBC
3 9 (9.57%) JPA
3 9 (9.57%) Kafka
3 9 (9.57%) Middleware
3 9 (9.57%) XML Schema
3 9 (9.57%) XSLT
4 6 (6.38%) RESTful
4 6 (6.38%) Spring
5 4 (4.26%) JSON
5 4 (4.26%) pytest
6 3 (3.19%) .NET
7 2 (2.13%) .NET Core
7 2 (2.13%) SAP Fiori
8 1 (1.06%) React
8 1 (1.06%) SOAP
8 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.47%) Management Information System
2 16 (17.02%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (10.64%) SWIFT
4 9 (9.57%) iPhone
5 7 (7.45%) User Experience
6 2 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.06%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.34%) Windows
2 16 (17.02%) Linux
3 7 (7.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.06%) Android
5 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (60.64%) Test Automation
2 50 (53.19%) Software Testing
3 38 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (40.43%) Test Management
4 31 (32.98%) Scrum
4 31 (32.98%) Test Scripting
5 28 (29.79%) DevOps
6 23 (24.47%) Computer Science
6 23 (24.47%) Defect Management
7 22 (23.40%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (21.28%) BDD
9 19 (20.21%) Integration Testing
9 19 (20.21%) Test Strategy
9 19 (20.21%) Validation
10 18 (19.15%) Scenario Testing
10 18 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (18.09%) Requirements Analysis
12 16 (17.02%) SDLC
12 16 (17.02%) System Testing
12 16 (17.02%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 48 (51.06%) Java
2 24 (25.53%) Python
3 18 (19.15%) C#
4 17 (18.09%) SQL
5 9 (9.57%) C
5 9 (9.57%) Java 8
5 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.51%) VBScript
7 1 (1.06%) C++
7 1 (1.06%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.06%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.06%) Groovy
7 1 (1.06%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (37.23%) ISTQB
2 27 (28.72%) Degree
3 18 (19.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (19.15%) Security Cleared
4 14 (14.89%) HNC
5 13 (13.83%) ISEB
6 9 (9.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (9.57%) SC Cleared
7 8 (8.51%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.06%) CBAP
8 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (30.85%) QA
2 9 (9.57%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 2 (2.13%) Accessibility
System Software
1 12 (12.77%) Docker
2 9 (9.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (28.72%) HP ALM
2 9 (9.57%) Ansible
2 9 (9.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 57 (60.64%) HP
2 37 (39.36%) Oracle
3 12 (12.77%) JD Edwards
4 9 (9.57%) IBM
4 9 (9.57%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.45%) Databricks
7 3 (3.19%) SAP
8 2 (2.13%) Casewise
8 2 (2.13%) Splunk
9 1 (1.06%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (1.06%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.06%) UiPath