Period
to 27 May 2020

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 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Application Lifecycle Management (HP ALM)
England > South East
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 350 449 498
Rank change year-on-year +99 +49 -36
Permanent jobs citing HP ALM 60 69 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.50% 2.38% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 51
Median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £41,025 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +9.47% +5.56%

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 1,712 2,901 2,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.44% 11.12% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,241 2,266 1,944
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £29,400
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

HP ALM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing HP ALM as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing HP ALM in the South East over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

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 27 May 2020. 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 +97 53 £50,000 -4.76%
Berkshire +91 53 £50,000 -4.76%
Hampshire +31 4 £35,000 -41.67%
Kent +29 2 £48,750 +54.76%
East Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
HP ALM
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 60 (100.00%) HP
2 47 (78.33%) JIRA
2 47 (78.33%) Test Automation
3 37 (61.67%) QA
4 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (56.67%) Public Sector
6 31 (51.67%) SoapUI
7 30 (50.00%) Web Services
8 29 (48.33%) Scrum
8 29 (48.33%) Confluence
9 27 (45.00%) Matrix Organization
9 27 (45.00%) Delphix
9 27 (45.00%) Data Management
9 27 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (45.00%) CA
10 22 (36.67%) Manual Testing
11 17 (28.33%) Defect Management
12 13 (21.67%) Remedy
13 12 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (16.67%) Test Management
14 10 (16.67%) Incident Management
14 10 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 10 (16.67%) Component Testing
15 9 (15.00%) Linux
16 7 (11.67%) Test Scripting
16 7 (11.67%) Selenium
16 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
17 6 (10.00%) Performance Testing
17 6 (10.00%) ISTQB
17 6 (10.00%) HP UFT

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 29 (48.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) AWS
2 2 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (3.33%) Azure
2 2 (3.33%) BrowserStack
2 2 (3.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) 2G
1 4 (6.67%) 3G
1 4 (6.67%) 4G
1 4 (6.67%) Diameter Protocol
1 4 (6.67%) GSM
1 4 (6.67%) HTTP
1 4 (6.67%) SIGTRAN
1 4 (6.67%) SS7
1 4 (6.67%) Wireshark
1 4 (6.67%) ZigBee
2 3 (5.00%) DNS
2 3 (5.00%) INAP
2 3 (5.00%) IPv6
2 3 (5.00%) Megaco
2 3 (5.00%) MGW
2 3 (5.00%) RTP
2 3 (5.00%) VoLTE
2 3 (5.00%) VoWiFi
3 2 (3.33%) SSL
3 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) DB2
1 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (78.33%) JIRA
2 31 (51.67%) SoapUI
3 7 (11.67%) Selenium
4 6 (10.00%) HP UFT
5 5 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.67%) JBehave
6 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.67%) JMeter
6 4 (6.67%) WebDriver
7 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.33%) Appium
8 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.33%) LoadRunner
8 2 (3.33%) Maven
8 2 (3.33%) NeoLoad
8 2 (3.33%) Postman
8 2 (3.33%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.33%) TestNG
8 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio Coded UI
8 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (56.67%) Public Sector
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Back Office
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Fire and Rescue
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Analyst
2 10 (16.67%) OAT Analyst
2 10 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 10 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 7 (11.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (5.00%) QA Manager
4 3 (5.00%) Release Manager
5 2 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (3.33%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) QA Analyst
5 2 (3.33%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (3.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (3.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (3.33%) Senior Tester
5 2 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (3.33%) Technical Security Analyst
5 2 (3.33%) Tester
6 1 (1.67%) Senior Messaging Engineer
6 1 (1.67%) Test Automation Manager
6 1 (1.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) SOAP
3 3 (5.00%) XML
4 2 (3.33%) .NET
4 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.67%) BAPI
5 1 (1.67%) SAP BSP
5 1 (1.67%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (1.67%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (1.67%) SAPUI5
5 1 (1.67%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 5 (8.33%) Unix
3 3 (5.00%) Solaris
4 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (78.33%) Test Automation
2 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (48.33%) Scrum
4 27 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (45.00%) Data Management
4 27 (45.00%) Matrix Organization
5 22 (36.67%) Manual Testing
6 17 (28.33%) Defect Management
7 12 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (16.67%) Component Testing
8 10 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 10 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 10 (16.67%) Test Management
9 7 (11.67%) Test Scripting
10 6 (10.00%) Performance Testing
11 5 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (8.33%) Test Planning
11 5 (8.33%) Test Strategy
11 5 (8.33%) Validation
12 4 (6.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) Java
2 4 (6.67%) C#
3 2 (3.33%) Groovy
3 2 (3.33%) Python
3 2 (3.33%) SQL
3 2 (3.33%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) ISEB
1 6 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) CEH
4 2 (3.33%) CISA
4 2 (3.33%) GIAC
4 2 (3.33%) OSCE
4 2 (3.33%) OSCP
5 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (61.67%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.33%) NIST
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) HP Fortify
1 2 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.33%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) HP
2 27 (45.00%) CA
2 27 (45.00%) Delphix
3 13 (21.67%) Remedy
4 3 (5.00%) Ericsson
5 2 (3.33%) AppDynamics
5 2 (3.33%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.33%) Black Duck
5 2 (3.33%) Micro Focus
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) Qualys
5 2 (3.33%) Sonatype
5 2 (3.33%) Splunk
5 2 (3.33%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.67%) Mavenir
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.67%) SAP