The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 57 48 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 -  
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 6 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.07% 2.39% -
As % of the Systems Management category 18.75% 30.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 0
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

HP Quality Center is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 32 46 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 5.71% 7.85% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 33
Median salary £55,500 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.53% +17.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for HP Quality Center in Watford

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in Watford.

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in Watford

HP Quality Center
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 5 (71.43%) ClearQuest
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) TestDirector
3 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
3 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) TestLink
3 2 (28.57%) Defect Management

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) ClearQuest
2 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
3 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla
3 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
3 2 (28.57%) TestDirector
3 2 (28.57%) TestLink
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP