Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Application Lifecycle Management (HP ALM)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 504 504 544
Rank change year-on-year 0 +40 +38
Permanent jobs citing HP ALM 43 42 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.70% 1.76% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 61
South East median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -18.37% +8.89%
10th Percentile £28,250 £34,175 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £52,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -14.29%

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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,525 2,382 3,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 8.55% 8.21% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,025 1,982 2,722
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -3.06% +8.89%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

HP ALM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing HP ALM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for HP ALM in the South East

HP ALM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for HP ALM in the South East

HP ALM
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP ALM in the South East over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for HP ALM in the South East

HP ALM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP ALM within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
Hampshire - 20 £60,000 - 1
Thames Valley -1 16 £39,000 -2.50% 4
Berkshire -14 16 £39,000 -2.50% 4
Surrey +13 4 £92,500 +98.92% 4
East Sussex - 2 - - 1
Kent +11 1 £32,500 -
HP ALM
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for HP ALM.

1 43 (100.00%) HP
2 23 (53.49%) SQL
3 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
4 20 (46.51%) Test Automation
5 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (37.21%) Oracle
7 15 (34.88%) JIRA
8 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
8 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
9 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
10 11 (25.58%) Regression Testing
10 11 (25.58%) Test Management
10 11 (25.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (25.58%) SAP
10 11 (25.58%) Linux
10 11 (25.58%) HP UFT
10 11 (25.58%) LoadRunner
10 11 (25.58%) Waterfall
11 10 (23.26%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (23.26%) Unix
11 10 (23.26%) C#
11 10 (23.26%) QA
12 9 (20.93%) Oracle EBS
12 9 (20.93%) Degree
12 9 (20.93%) Software Testing
12 9 (20.93%) HTML
12 9 (20.93%) Java
12 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
12 9 (20.93%) Remedy
12 9 (20.93%) SAP Fiori

HP ALM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (18.60%) Confluence
2 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) CICS
3 2 (4.65%) SAS
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (6.98%) Boomi
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) 2G
1 6 (13.95%) 3G
1 6 (13.95%) 802.15
1 6 (13.95%) Bluetooth
1 6 (13.95%) DHCP
1 6 (13.95%) DNS
1 6 (13.95%) ICMP
1 6 (13.95%) LAN
1 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
1 6 (13.95%) WAN
1 6 (13.95%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (13.95%) Wireless
1 6 (13.95%) ZigBee
2 1 (2.33%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.65%) DB2
2 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) JIRA
2 11 (25.58%) HP UFT
2 11 (25.58%) LoadRunner
2 11 (25.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.98%) Selenium
5 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.65%) JMeter
5 2 (4.65%) JUnit
5 2 (4.65%) TestNG
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.33%) Toad
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Analyst
2 17 (39.53%) Test Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Performance Specialist
3 8 (18.60%) Performance Test Specialist
3 8 (18.60%) Test Specialist
4 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Test Manager
5 4 (9.30%) SAP Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Test Leader
6 3 (6.98%) Development Manager
6 3 (6.98%) SAP Test Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Development Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) QA Leader
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior QA Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) HTML
1 9 (20.93%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (13.95%) 802.1X
2 6 (13.95%) Web Services
3 4 (9.30%) .NET
3 4 (9.30%) XML
4 3 (6.98%) HTML5
4 3 (6.98%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (4.65%) Gherkin
5 2 (4.65%) REST
5 2 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.30%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.65%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) Unix
3 3 (6.98%) Windows
4 2 (4.65%) Android
4 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Test Automation
2 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
4 11 (25.58%) Regression Testing
4 11 (25.58%) Test Management
4 11 (25.58%) Waterfall
5 9 (20.93%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.95%) Integration Acceptance Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Manual Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
6 6 (13.95%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Scrum
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.30%) ITIL
8 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
8 4 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (9.30%) System Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Functional Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) C#
3 9 (20.93%) Java
3 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
4 8 (18.60%) Python
5 6 (13.95%) PHP
5 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.98%) ABAP
6 3 (6.98%) VB
7 2 (4.65%) C
7 2 (4.65%) C++
7 2 (4.65%) COBOL
7 2 (4.65%) Perl
7 2 (4.65%) PL/1
7 2 (4.65%) REXX
7 2 (4.65%) VBScript
8 1 (2.33%) F#
8 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
2 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
3 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
4 9 (20.93%) Degree
5 8 (18.60%) ISEB
5 8 (18.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.65%) PMP
7 1 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) QA
2 3 (6.98%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) ACF2
1 2 (4.65%) RACF
2 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) HP
2 16 (37.21%) Oracle
3 11 (25.58%) SAP
4 9 (20.93%) Remedy
5 6 (13.95%) Atlassian
6 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.65%) Apple
7 2 (4.65%) Google
7 2 (4.65%) IBM
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) Software AG
8 1 (2.33%) VMware
8 1 (2.33%) webMethods