Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for HP ALM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HP ALM over the 6 months to 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Application Lifecycle Management (HP ALM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 256 271 287
Rank change year-on-year +15 +16 -36
Permanent jobs citing HP ALM 17 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.26% 0.19% 0.040%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.40% 2.23% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 2
Manchester median annual salary £62,500 £32,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.31% +0.78% +5.74%
10th Percentile £42,000 £26,250 £27,725
90th Percentile £68,750 £39,750 £35,775
North West median annual salary £55,000 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +62.96% -3.57% +6.87%

HP ALM is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 709 629 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.78% 8.64% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 591 548 541
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.28% +9.41% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,975 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,725 £62,500
North West median annual salary £52,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.83% +9.41% +6.25%

HP ALM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing HP ALM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for HP ALM in Manchester

HP ALM
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP ALM in Manchester.

Salary trend for HP ALM in Manchester

HP ALM
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP ALM in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for HP ALM in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT jobs citing HP ALM 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 across the Manchester region with a requirement for HP ALM.

1 12 (70.59%) HP
2 11 (64.71%) System Testing
3 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
3 10 (58.82%) ISEB
4 9 (52.94%) Test Management
5 8 (47.06%) JIRA
5 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
6 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
6 7 (41.18%) Remedy
6 7 (41.18%) Smart Meter
7 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Confluence
7 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
7 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (29.41%) Internet
7 5 (29.41%) Law
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) GDPR
8 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
9 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
9 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
9 3 (17.65%) QA
9 3 (17.65%) SDLC
9 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Java
10 2 (11.76%) C#
10 2 (11.76%) C++
10 2 (11.76%) OOP
10 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 2 (11.76%) Mainframe

HP ALM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (29.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Appium
2 2 (11.76%) Bugzilla
2 2 (11.76%) JMeter
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 5 (29.41%) Law
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Test Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Test Assurance Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Developer in Test
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Management Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Test Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Smart Meter
2 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) System Testing
2 9 (52.94%) Test Management
3 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
4 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
7 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.76%) Logistics
7 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) OOP
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) SDET
7 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Groovy
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) ISEB
1 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) GDPR
2 3 (17.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) HP
2 7 (41.18%) Remedy
3 1 (5.88%) Capita