Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 485 489 492
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 +5
Permanent jobs citing HP ALM 17 41 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.068% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.66% 1.57% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 61
South East median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +26.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35,500 £28,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £86,375 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +13.89% -5.26%

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 2,584 2,608 2,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.30% 9.05% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,007 2,067 2,063
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 16 November 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 16 November 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
Kent - 7 £39,000 - 3
Surrey +35 4 £52,500 -27.59% 2
Thames Valley +34 3 £52,500 +34.62% 1
Berkshire +22 3 £52,500 +77.97% 1
Hampshire +2 2 £42,500 -29.17% 2
East Sussex +3 1 £52,500 -
HP ALM
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 16 (94.12%) HP
2 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
3 8 (47.06%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
4 7 (41.18%) Regression Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) SDLC
5 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
5 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Test Strategy
5 6 (35.29%) Banking
5 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
6 5 (29.41%) Defect Management
7 4 (23.53%) Smart Meter
7 4 (23.53%) Test Management
7 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
7 4 (23.53%) ISEB
7 4 (23.53%) HP UFT
8 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
8 3 (17.65%) Selenium
9 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
9 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
9 2 (11.76%) DevOps
9 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
9 2 (11.76%) Line Management
9 2 (11.76%) Scenario Testing

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) 2G
1 1 (5.88%) 3G
1 1 (5.88%) 4G
1 1 (5.88%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (5.88%) GSM
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) INAP
1 1 (5.88%) Megaco
1 1 (5.88%) MGW
1 1 (5.88%) RTP
1 1 (5.88%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (5.88%) SS7
1 1 (5.88%) VoLTE
1 1 (5.88%) VoWiFi
1 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) HP UFT
2 3 (17.65%) Selenium
3 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.88%) Appium
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.88%) Hudson
4 1 (5.88%) JMeter
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Test Leader
2 4 (23.53%) Team Leader
2 4 (23.53%) Test Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Test Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer in Test
4 1 (5.88%) Finance Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) RESTful
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Regression Testing
2 7 (41.18%) SDLC
3 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Test Strategy
3 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
4 5 (29.41%) Defect Management
4 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
5 4 (23.53%) Test Management
5 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.76%) Attestation
6 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.76%) System Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Ericsson