Period
to 26 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Application Lifecycle Management (HP ALM)
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 671 923 1004
Rank change year-on-year +252 +81 +13
Permanent jobs citing HP ALM 18 154 167
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.11% 0.100%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.23% 0.84% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 15 96 115
Median annual salary £48,500 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.73% +9.47% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,550
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.00% -4.76% +28.05%

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,871 18,370 17,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.34% 13.08% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6,439 13,798 14,007
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,250 £31,575
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

HP ALM
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HP ALM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HP ALM in the UK

HP ALM
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HP ALM.

Salary trend for HP ALM in the UK

HP ALM
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing HP ALM over the 6 months to 26 September 2020.

Salary histogram for HP ALM in the UK

HP ALM
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP ALM within the UK over the 6 months to 26 September 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
England +266 18 £48,500 -6.73% 13
UK excluding London +232 14 £48,500 -3.00% 10
South East +204 8 £40,000 -18.37% 5
London +257 5 £50,000 -9.50% 3
Midlands +146 3 £48,500 -28.15%
West Midlands +108 3 £48,500 -
South West +121 2 £35,000 -32.69% 1
East of England +121 1 £50,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 with a requirement for HP ALM.

1 18 (100.00%) HP
2 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
3 9 (50.00%) JIRA
4 8 (44.44%) Wireshark
5 7 (38.89%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (38.89%) 4G
5 7 (38.89%) 3G
5 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 7 (38.89%) Defect Management
6 6 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (33.33%) HP UFT
6 6 (33.33%) Selenium
6 6 (33.33%) QA
6 6 (33.33%) Test Management
7 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) SOAP
7 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
7 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
8 4 (22.22%) Diameter Protocol
8 4 (22.22%) VoLTE
8 4 (22.22%) VoWiFi
8 4 (22.22%) 2G
8 4 (22.22%) Validation
8 4 (22.22%) Megaco
8 4 (22.22%) INAP
8 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
8 4 (22.22%) Ericsson
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) Unix

HP ALM
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Wireshark
2 7 (38.89%) 3G
2 7 (38.89%) 4G
3 4 (22.22%) 2G
3 4 (22.22%) Diameter Protocol
3 4 (22.22%) GSM
3 4 (22.22%) INAP
3 4 (22.22%) Megaco
3 4 (22.22%) MGW
3 4 (22.22%) RTP
3 4 (22.22%) SIGTRAN
3 4 (22.22%) SS7
3 4 (22.22%) VoLTE
3 4 (22.22%) VoWiFi
4 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 3 (16.67%) HTTP
4 3 (16.67%) LTE
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security
5 2 (11.11%) SSL
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 6 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (16.67%) Appium
3 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (16.67%) eggPlant
3 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 2 (11.11%) JBehave
4 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 2 (11.11%) NeoLoad
4 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.56%) Cypress.io
5 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
5 1 (5.56%) JMeter
5 1 (5.56%) TestRail
5 1 (5.56%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) QA Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Test Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Web Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
3 1 (5.56%) EDI
3 1 (5.56%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.56%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Solaris
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
2 7 (38.89%) Defect Management
3 6 (33.33%) Test Management
4 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 4 (22.22%) Validation
6 3 (16.67%) API Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development
6 3 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) CEH
3 2 (11.11%) CISA
3 2 (11.11%) GIAC
3 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) OSCE
3 2 (11.11%) OSCP
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (11.11%) HP Fortify
2 2 (11.11%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (22.22%) Ericsson
3 2 (11.11%) ArcSight
3 2 (11.11%) Black Duck
3 2 (11.11%) Micro Focus
3 2 (11.11%) Qualys
3 2 (11.11%) Sonatype
3 2 (11.11%) Splunk
3 2 (11.11%) Tripwire
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco