The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Quality Center (HP QC)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 223 193
Rank change year-on-year 0 -30  
Permanent jobs citing HP Quality Center 8 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.36% 0.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.94% 6.08% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 28
Median salary £55,000 £34,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.58% -31.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £37,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,100 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.98% -14.38%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 413 362 368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 7.97% 5.94% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 294 238 317
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

HP Quality Center
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

HP Quality Center
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for HP Quality Center in the West Midlands

HP Quality Center
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP Quality Center in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for HP Quality Center in the West Midlands

HP Quality Center
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +9 5 £55,000 +76.00%
Coventry -11 1 - -
HP Quality Center
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 9 (81.82%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) SAP
2 5 (45.45%) LoadRunner
2 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 4 (36.36%) Coaching
3 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence
3 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
3 4 (36.36%) SAP Certification
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) QA
3 4 (36.36%) eCATT
3 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) JIRA
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (27.27%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (18.18%) PMP
5 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Finance

HP Quality Center
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP CRM
1 1 (9.09%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) G Suite
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) LoadRunner
2 4 (36.36%) eCATT
2 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) JMeter
4 1 (9.09%) MSTest
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Test Manager
2 4 (36.36%) SAP Manager
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Quality Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Coaching
2 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) DSDM
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP Certification
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 2 (18.18%) PMP
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Guidewire