Period
to 19 July 2019

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 July 2019 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 463 506 477
Rank change year-on-year +43 -29 +81
Permanent jobs citing HP ALM 60 40 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.05% 1.53% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 56
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.75% +7.65%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +11.11% -

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 2,924 2,614 2,548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.94% 8.65% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,290 1,983 2,091
South East median annual salary £53,500 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.88% +9.47% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £78,000 £73,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019. 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 +55 27 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Berkshire +33 26 £52,500 +25.00%
Hampshire -8 18 £60,000 - 1
Surrey +34 13 £50,000 -44.44%
Kent +13 2 £48,750 +50.00%
Oxfordshire +49 1 - -
HP ALM
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 South East region with a requirement for HP ALM.

1 48 (80.00%) HP
2 32 (53.33%) SQL
2 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (46.67%) Oracle
4 26 (43.33%) Test Automation
5 21 (35.00%) Security Cleared
6 20 (33.33%) Linux
7 19 (31.67%) JIRA
8 17 (28.33%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (26.67%) Selenium
9 16 (26.67%) Waterfall
10 15 (25.00%) WebDriver
10 15 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 15 (25.00%) Java
11 14 (23.33%) JUnit
11 14 (23.33%) TDD
11 14 (23.33%) BDD
11 14 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (23.33%) Hudson
11 14 (23.33%) Jenkins
11 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
11 14 (23.33%) ISTQB
11 14 (23.33%) Logistics
11 14 (23.33%) Test Scripting
11 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (21.67%) Appium
12 13 (21.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (21.67%) HP Quality Center
12 13 (21.67%) E-Commerce
12 13 (21.67%) LoadRunner

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:

Business Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.67%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.67%) SAP MDG
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) DB2
3 2 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (31.67%) JIRA
2 16 (26.67%) Selenium
3 15 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 15 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
4 14 (23.33%) Hudson
4 14 (23.33%) Jenkins
4 14 (23.33%) JUnit
5 13 (21.67%) Appium
5 13 (21.67%) LoadRunner
5 13 (21.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (20.00%) Maven
7 3 (5.00%) HP UFT
8 2 (3.33%) AnthillPro
8 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.33%) SonarQube
8 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.67%) JMeter
General
1 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Billing
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Analyst
1 13 (21.67%) Developer
1 13 (21.67%) Developer in Test
2 12 (20.00%) Performance Specialist
2 12 (20.00%) Performance Test Specialist
2 12 (20.00%) Test Specialist
3 11 (18.33%) Test Leader
4 10 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
5 8 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 8 (13.33%) Test Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Tester
8 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.33%) Lead Tester
9 2 (3.33%) Quality Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) Gherkin
1 12 (20.00%) RESTful
2 9 (15.00%) SOAP
2 9 (15.00%) XML
3 5 (8.33%) Spring
4 2 (3.33%) CGI
4 2 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (1.67%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.67%) Smart Meter
3 6 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Linux
2 10 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (43.33%) Test Automation
3 17 (28.33%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 14 (23.33%) BDD
5 14 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (23.33%) Logistics
5 14 (23.33%) TDD
5 14 (23.33%) Test Scripting
6 13 (21.67%) E-Commerce
7 12 (20.00%) Decision-Making
7 12 (20.00%) DevOps
7 12 (20.00%) Microservices
8 10 (16.67%) Defect Management
9 8 (13.33%) User Stories
10 6 (10.00%) SDLC
10 6 (10.00%) Software Architecture
10 6 (10.00%) Test Management
10 6 (10.00%) Use Case
10 6 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) SQL
2 15 (25.00%) Java
3 12 (20.00%) C
3 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.67%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (23.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (1.67%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (80.00%) HP
2 28 (46.67%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.67%) SAP