The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Hewlett-Packard Company.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 45 44 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Permanent jobs citing HP 14 34 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.99% 6.09% 11.64%
As % of the Vendors category 5.79% 9.91% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 39
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
HP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
242 343 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 51.60% 61.47% 65.75%
Number of salaries quoted 206 240 268
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing HP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

HP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

HP Salary Trend in Watford

HP
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

HP Salary Histogram in Watford

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing HP 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.

1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 20 (46.51%) HP UFT
3 17 (39.53%) SQL
4 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (37.21%) Selenium
4 16 (37.21%) Test Management
4 16 (37.21%) Cucumber
4 16 (37.21%) Functional Testing
5 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
5 14 (32.56%) Retail
6 13 (30.23%) Automated Testing
6 13 (30.23%) VMware
6 13 (30.23%) QA
6 13 (30.23%) Test Automation
6 13 (30.23%) Windows
6 13 (30.23%) Cisco
7 11 (25.58%) BDD
7 11 (25.58%) JIRA
8 10 (23.26%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
8 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
9 9 (20.93%) IBM
9 9 (20.93%) Java
9 9 (20.93%) EPoS
9 9 (20.93%) Unix
9 9 (20.93%) ISEB
9 9 (20.93%) Regression Testing
9 9 (20.93%) Agile Testing
9 9 (20.93%) Automation Testing
10 8 (18.60%) API Testing

HP
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 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) MQSeries
2 4 (9.30%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.98%) Confluence
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) PaaS
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) DHCP
3 4 (9.30%) DNS
3 4 (9.30%) LAN
3 4 (9.30%) Network Security
3 4 (9.30%) SAN
3 4 (9.30%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (9.30%) VPN
3 4 (9.30%) WAN
4 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.65%) BGP
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.65%) EIGRP
5 2 (4.65%) IPv4
5 2 (4.65%) OSPF
6 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.30%) DB2
2 4 (9.30%) DbVisualizer
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) HP UFT
2 16 (37.21%) Cucumber
2 16 (37.21%) Selenium
3 11 (25.58%) JIRA
4 8 (18.60%) SoapUI
4 8 (18.60%) WebDriver
5 4 (9.30%) LoadRunner
6 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Retail
3 8 (18.60%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Analyst
2 26 (60.47%) Test Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.98%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Operations Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Portfolio Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Portfolio Test Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) REST
1 8 (18.60%) SOAP
2 4 (9.30%) Flash
2 4 (9.30%) HTML
2 4 (9.30%) J2EE
2 4 (9.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) EPoS
2 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) Data Integration
3 5 (11.63%) EqualLogic
4 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.30%) Spread Betting
5 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
6 2 (4.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Unix
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.63%) Linux
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (37.21%) Functional Testing
1 16 (37.21%) Test Management
2 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
3 13 (30.23%) Automated Testing
3 13 (30.23%) Test Automation
4 11 (25.58%) BDD
5 9 (20.93%) Agile Testing
5 9 (20.93%) Automation Testing
5 9 (20.93%) Regression Testing
6 8 (18.60%) API Testing
6 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (18.60%) Scrum
6 8 (18.60%) Waterfall
7 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Volume Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
9 5 (11.63%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) SQL
2 9 (20.93%) Java
3 8 (18.60%) VB
4 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
5 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) ISEB
2 6 (13.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.98%) CCNA
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) vSphere
2 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.98%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Cisco
1 13 (30.23%) VMware
2 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.93%) IBM
4 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
4 7 (16.28%) Dell
5 5 (11.63%) Oracle
6 4 (9.30%) 3PAR
6 4 (9.30%) Avaya
7 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) Citrix
8 1 (2.33%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) SAP
8 1 (2.33%) Symantec