Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 484 424 585
Rank change year-on-year -60 +161 +18
Permanent jobs citing HP ALM 80 115 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.38% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.07% 4.38% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 77 85 46
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +34.15% -12.30%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £76,200 £57,500
England median annual salary £48,750 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.72% +10.59% -22.73%

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 2,609 2,623 3,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 8.26% 8.69% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,013 2,123 2,762
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,472 £29,900 £29,887
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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
Thames Valley -20 30 £52,500 -22.22% 2
Berkshire -15 25 £45,000 -33.33% 2
Surrey +5 24 £50,500 +1.00% 1
Hampshire -40 20 £62,500 +13.64% 2
Kent +8 5 £32,500 -26.97%
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £53,750 +16.22%
West Sussex -3 1 £47,500 +1.06%
East Sussex -21 1 £62,500 -7.41%
Oxfordshire -21 1 £62,500 -7.41%
HP ALM
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 79 (98.75%) HP
2 46 (57.50%) SQL
3 40 (50.00%) XML
4 34 (42.50%) Waterfall
5 31 (38.75%) HP Quality Center
6 29 (36.25%) Test Scripting
7 28 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
9 21 (26.25%) TestDirector
10 20 (25.00%) Test Planning
10 20 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 19 (23.75%) Use Case
11 19 (23.75%) Smart Meter
12 17 (21.25%) Test Management
12 17 (21.25%) SC Cleared
12 17 (21.25%) Security Cleared
12 17 (21.25%) QA
12 17 (21.25%) ISTQB
13 16 (20.00%) Selenium
14 15 (18.75%) Defect Management
15 14 (17.50%) JIRA
15 14 (17.50%) Unix
16 13 (16.25%) Test Automation
17 12 (15.00%) Unit Testing
17 12 (15.00%) Retail
17 12 (15.00%) Linux
17 12 (15.00%) IBM
17 12 (15.00%) ITIL
17 12 (15.00%) Oracle
17 12 (15.00%) Enterprise Software

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 9 (11.25%) GlassFish
1 9 (11.25%) Liferay
2 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) CICS
3 2 (2.50%) Confluence
3 2 (2.50%) SAS
3 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Primavera
1 1 (1.25%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.25%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.25%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.25%) Panaya
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (12.50%) DB2
3 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database
3 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 21 (26.25%) TestDirector
2 16 (20.00%) Selenium
3 14 (17.50%) JIRA
4 12 (15.00%) SoapUI
5 10 (12.50%) HP UFT
6 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.50%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.25%) eCATT
8 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.25%) JMeter
8 1 (1.25%) JUnit
General
1 12 (15.00%) Retail
2 6 (7.50%) Finance
3 3 (3.75%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Analyst
2 25 (31.25%) Test Leader
3 21 (26.25%) Test Analyst
4 20 (25.00%) Team Leader
4 20 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
5 9 (11.25%) Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.75%) Digital Project Manager
7 7 (8.75%) Web Manager
7 7 (8.75%) Web Project Manager
8 5 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (6.25%) Lead Analyst Programmer
8 5 (6.25%) Lead Programmer
8 5 (6.25%) Programmer
9 4 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Test Manager
11 2 (2.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.00%) XML
2 9 (11.25%) Ehcache
2 9 (11.25%) EJB
2 9 (11.25%) EJB 3.0
2 9 (11.25%) JAXB
2 9 (11.25%) JAX-RS
2 9 (11.25%) JPA
2 9 (11.25%) RESTful
2 9 (11.25%) Web Services
3 2 (2.50%) REST
3 2 (2.50%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Smart Meter
2 12 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (7.50%) W3C
7 3 (3.75%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (2.50%) User Experience
9 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.50%) Unix
2 12 (15.00%) Linux
3 8 (10.00%) zOS
4 1 (1.25%) Solaris
4 1 (1.25%) Windows
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) Waterfall
2 29 (36.25%) Test Scripting
3 28 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
5 20 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 20 (25.00%) Test Planning
6 19 (23.75%) Use Case
7 17 (21.25%) Test Management
8 15 (18.75%) Defect Management
9 13 (16.25%) Test Automation
10 12 (15.00%) ITIL
10 12 (15.00%) Unit Testing
11 10 (12.50%) Project Management
11 10 (12.50%) V-Model
12 9 (11.25%) Coaching
12 9 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (11.25%) Regression Testing
13 8 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
13 8 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (57.50%) SQL
2 11 (13.75%) Java
3 10 (12.50%) COBOL
4 9 (11.25%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.25%) VBScript
6 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.50%) C
6 2 (2.50%) C#
6 2 (2.50%) C++
6 2 (2.50%) Perl
6 2 (2.50%) PL/1
6 2 (2.50%) Python
6 2 (2.50%) REXX
6 2 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) ISTQB
1 17 (21.25%) SC Cleared
1 17 (21.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.75%) Degree
3 7 (8.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (7.50%) ISEB
5 3 (3.75%) HP AIS
6 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.50%) PMP
7 1 (1.25%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.25%) QA
2 9 (11.25%) PMO
3 6 (7.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) ACF2
1 2 (2.50%) RACF
Systems Management
1 31 (38.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 79 (98.75%) HP
2 12 (15.00%) IBM
2 12 (15.00%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) SAP
4 1 (1.25%) Ariba
4 1 (1.25%) Remedy
4 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com