Period
to 20 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 494 485 482
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 +128
Permanent jobs citing HP ALM 43 71 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.64% 2.95% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35 64 91
South East median annual salary £60,000 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -2.50% +25.79%
10th Percentile £28,250 £32,075 £39,000
90th Percentile £84,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -5.00%

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 2,615 2,405 3,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.09% 7.85% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,069 2,053 2,640
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,350 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

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 20 November 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 November 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 +4 18 £60,000 -7.69% 3
Thames Valley -1 17 £45,750 +5.78% 7
Berkshire -11 13 £29,500 -26.25% 5
Surrey +19 4 £72,500 +43.56% 2
Oxfordshire +11 3 £87,500 +75.00%
East Sussex - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +14 1 - - 2
HP ALM
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 25 (58.14%) Test Automation
3 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
5 21 (48.84%) SQL
6 19 (44.19%) JIRA
7 16 (37.21%) Waterfall
8 15 (34.88%) Oracle
9 14 (32.56%) QA
9 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
9 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
10 13 (30.23%) Software Testing
10 13 (30.23%) ISTQB
11 12 (27.91%) Linux
11 12 (27.91%) HP UFT
12 11 (25.58%) LoadRunner
13 10 (23.26%) Unix
13 10 (23.26%) Self-Motivation
14 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (20.93%) SAP
14 9 (20.93%) C#
14 9 (20.93%) Degree
14 9 (20.93%) Test Management
14 9 (20.93%) Regression Testing
14 9 (20.93%) Oracle EBS
15 8 (18.60%) Selenium
15 8 (18.60%) HTML
15 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
15 8 (18.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 7 (16.28%) 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 7 (16.28%) Confluence
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) CICS
3 1 (2.33%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Boomi
3 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 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) DB2
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (44.19%) JIRA
2 12 (27.91%) HP UFT
3 11 (25.58%) LoadRunner
4 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (18.60%) Selenium
6 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.98%) Zephyr
8 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
8 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
8 2 (4.65%) JMeter
8 2 (4.65%) JUnit
8 2 (4.65%) TestNG
8 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.33%) Hudson
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.33%) Toad
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Analyst
2 14 (32.56%) 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 Leader
4 6 (13.95%) Test Manager
5 4 (9.30%) SAP Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Head of QA
6 3 (6.98%) Head of Testing
6 3 (6.98%) SAP Test Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Automation Test Lead
7 2 (4.65%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.65%) QA Leader
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Test Automation Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) HTML
2 7 (16.28%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (13.95%) 802.1X
4 5 (11.63%) Web Services
5 4 (9.30%) Gherkin
5 4 (9.30%) XML
6 3 (6.98%) .NET
6 3 (6.98%) CGI
7 2 (4.65%) HTML5
7 2 (4.65%) SOAP
7 2 (4.65%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (2.33%) REST
8 1 (2.33%) Spring
8 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (6.98%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.65%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) Unix
3 7 (16.28%) Windows
4 5 (11.63%) Android
4 5 (11.63%) 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 25 (58.14%) Test Automation
2 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (37.21%) Waterfall
4 14 (32.56%) Test Scripting
5 13 (30.23%) Software Testing
6 9 (20.93%) Regression Testing
6 9 (20.93%) Test Management
7 7 (16.28%) BDD
7 7 (16.28%) Manual Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.95%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
8 6 (13.95%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Scrum
9 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.63%) Release Management
9 5 (11.63%) TDD
10 4 (9.30%) ITIL
10 4 (9.30%) Project Management
10 4 (9.30%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) SQL
2 9 (20.93%) C#
3 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
4 7 (16.28%) Java
4 7 (16.28%) Python
5 6 (13.95%) PHP
5 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.65%) ABAP
6 2 (4.65%) VB
7 1 (2.33%) C
7 1 (2.33%) C++
7 1 (2.33%) COBOL
7 1 (2.33%) F#
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) PL/1
7 1 (2.33%) REXX
7 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
2 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
3 13 (30.23%) ISTQB
4 9 (20.93%) Degree
5 8 (18.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (16.28%) ISEB
7 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (32.56%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) ACF2
1 1 (2.33%) RACF
1 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) HP
2 15 (34.88%) Oracle
3 9 (20.93%) SAP
4 6 (13.95%) Atlassian
4 6 (13.95%) Remedy
5 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.65%) Apple
6 2 (4.65%) Google
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.33%) Software AG
7 1 (2.33%) VMware
7 1 (2.33%) webMethods