Period
to 18 May 2021

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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Application Lifecycle Management (HP ALM)
UK
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 867 805 859
Rank change year-on-year -62 +54 +161
Permanent jobs citing HP ALM 26 107 260
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.83% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 25 46 162
10th Percentile £35,500 £35,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £50,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year -25.00% -3.85% +9.47%
75th Percentile £58,750 £66,875 £60,000
90th Percentile £60,750 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year -21.05% -8.65% +9.47%

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 14,756 12,947 17,770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.31% 13.56% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11,293 10,296 13,864
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,927 £33,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 18 May 2021.

Salary histogram for HP ALM in the UK

HP ALM
Top 10 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 18 May 2021. 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 -46 24 £37,500 -25.00% 10
UK excluding London -30 21 £37,500 -21.05% 10
South East -7 16 £37,500 -14.29% 3
London +31 3 £56,250 -19.64%
Work from Home - 3 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands -5 2 £52,500 -
Midlands -20 2 £52,500 +10.53%
South West -25 2 £57,500 +64.29% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
North of England - 1 £55,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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 24 (92.31%) HP
2 18 (69.23%) Software Testing
3 16 (61.54%) Test Scripting
3 16 (61.54%) Project Management
4 15 (57.69%) ISTQB
4 15 (57.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
5 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
6 13 (50.00%) ISEB
6 13 (50.00%) Oracle
7 12 (46.15%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (46.15%) JIRA
8 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
9 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
10 7 (26.92%) Functional Testing
10 7 (26.92%) Social Skills
11 6 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
11 6 (23.08%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (23.08%) Strategic Management
11 6 (23.08%) ETL
11 6 (23.08%) Informatica
11 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (19.23%) SAP
12 5 (19.23%) Test Management
12 5 (19.23%) Zephyr
13 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
13 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
13 4 (15.38%) Scenario Testing

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 2 (7.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Azure
2 1 (3.85%) AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) JIRA
2 5 (19.23%) Zephyr
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) JMeter
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.85%) Cypress.io
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.85%) Protractor
4 1 (3.85%) Robot Framework
4 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.85%) TestNG
4 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (26.92%) Social Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
1 14 (53.85%) Test Analyst
2 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) HR Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Pensions Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Test Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Junior
5 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Applications Support
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) QA Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Quality Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) JSON
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Cybercrime
2 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Software Testing
2 16 (61.54%) Project Management
2 16 (61.54%) Test Scripting
3 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
4 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (26.92%) Functional Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
6 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (23.08%) ETL
6 6 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Strategic Management
7 5 (19.23%) Test Management
8 4 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 3 (11.54%) DevOps
9 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
10 2 (7.69%) Coaching
10 2 (7.69%) Defect Management
10 2 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.69%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) ABAP
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) ISTQB
1 15 (57.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
2 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 13 (50.00%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PMO
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) HP
2 13 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (23.08%) Informatica
4 5 (19.23%) SAP
5 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.85%) Micro Focus
6 1 (3.85%) Workday