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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 16 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Application Lifecycle Management (HP ALM)
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 749 970 734
Rank change year-on-year +221 -236 +205
Permanent jobs citing HP ALM 535 56 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.049% 0.069%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.81% 0.28% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 35
10th Percentile £41,750 - £35,000
25th Percentile £48,500 £36,250 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £53,750 £48,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.40% +10.82% -6.73%
75th Percentile £58,750 £63,813 £65,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -1.04% -4.00%

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 29,618 19,825 9,604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.75% 17.20% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13,688 13,064 7,870
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £69,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.92% +8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £86,250 £84,625 £78,875
90th Percentile £101,250 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% +10.00% -

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 16 August 2022.

Salary histogram for HP ALM in the UK

HP ALM
Top 16 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 16 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England +211 490 £53,000 +5.47% 8
UK excluding London +239 460 £52,500 +10.53% 10
North of England +96 160 £57,500 +43.75% 1
London -98 89 £58,750 -8.20% 2
North West +34 88 £57,500 +43.75%
South West +76 87 £52,500 -6.67%
South East +13 85 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Midlands +14 59 £56,000 +6.67%
Yorkshire +16 44 £50,000 -9.09%
Work from Home -203 41 £53,000 -11.67% 3
East of England - 35 £49,250 - 1
East Midlands - 30 £56,000 -
West Midlands -23 29 - -
North East +14 28 - - 1
Scotland - 19 - - 1
Wales - 17 - - 3

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, 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.

1 535 (100.00%) HP
2 512 (95.70%) Test Management
3 495 (92.52%) Test Scripting
4 491 (91.78%) Test Strategy
5 485 (90.65%) Zephyr
6 477 (89.16%) HP Quality Center
6 477 (89.16%) Software Testing
7 473 (88.41%) JMeter
8 462 (86.36%) QA
9 461 (86.17%) Project Delivery
10 460 (85.98%) Defect Management
10 460 (85.98%) Microsoft
11 455 (85.05%) Google
11 455 (85.05%) Virtual Team
12 454 (84.86%) Rational Quality Manager
12 454 (84.86%) IBM
13 68 (12.71%) JIRA
14 62 (11.59%) ISTQB
15 56 (10.47%) Social Skills
16 54 (10.09%) Test Automation
17 40 (7.48%) System Testing
18 38 (7.10%) Finance
19 35 (6.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
20 31 (5.79%) Python
21 30 (5.61%) SC Cleared
21 30 (5.61%) Security Cleared
22 29 (5.42%) Confluence
22 29 (5.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 28 (5.23%) Shell Script
23 28 (5.23%) Product Requirements

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 29 (5.42%) Confluence
2 3 (0.56%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.24%) Azure
2 10 (1.87%) GitHub
3 9 (1.68%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (0.19%) AWS
5 1 (0.19%) Bitrise
5 1 (0.19%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.19%) Firebase
5 1 (0.19%) Google Docs
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.86%) TCP/IP
1 26 (4.86%) Wireshark
2 25 (4.67%) DHCP
2 25 (4.67%) HTTP
2 25 (4.67%) IMAP
2 25 (4.67%) SSL
2 25 (4.67%) tcpdump
3 3 (0.56%) WAN
3 3 (0.56%) Wireless
4 2 (0.37%) 3G
4 2 (0.37%) 4G
4 2 (0.37%) 5G
4 2 (0.37%) VoIP
4 2 (0.37%) VoLTE
4 2 (0.37%) VoWiFi
5 1 (0.19%) BGP
5 1 (0.19%) LAN
5 1 (0.19%) MPLS
5 1 (0.19%) OSPF
5 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.05%) Big Data
2 4 (0.75%) MongoDB
2 4 (0.75%) NoSQL
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 485 (90.65%) Zephyr
2 473 (88.41%) JMeter
3 454 (84.86%) Rational Quality Manager
4 68 (12.71%) JIRA
5 17 (3.18%) Selenium
6 15 (2.80%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.43%) SoapUI
8 12 (2.24%) Jenkins
9 10 (1.87%) Eclipse
9 10 (1.87%) GitLab
9 10 (1.87%) IntelliJ
9 10 (1.87%) WebDriver
10 9 (1.68%) LoadRunner
11 6 (1.12%) NeoLoad
11 6 (1.12%) SilkPerformer
11 6 (1.12%) WebLOAD
12 4 (0.75%) Mockito
13 3 (0.56%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.56%) JBehave
13 3 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 56 (10.47%) Social Skills
2 38 (7.10%) Finance
3 35 (6.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 15 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (1.87%) Aerospace
5 10 (1.87%) Law
5 10 (1.87%) Military
5 10 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.12%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (0.75%) Retail
8 3 (0.56%) Electronics
9 2 (0.37%) Automotive
10 1 (0.19%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.19%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 454 (84.86%) QA Leader
2 32 (5.98%) Test Engineer
3 17 (3.18%) Analyst
4 16 (2.99%) Test Analyst
4 16 (2.99%) Test Manager
5 14 (2.62%) Software Test Engineer
6 10 (1.87%) Data Analyst
6 10 (1.87%) Systems Analyst
6 10 (1.87%) Systems Test Engineer
7 8 (1.50%) Test Leader
7 8 (1.50%) Tester
8 6 (1.12%) Performance Tester
9 5 (0.93%) QA Engineer
10 3 (0.56%) Network Engineer
10 3 (0.56%) UAT Lead
10 3 (0.56%) UAT Test Lead
11 2 (0.37%) Core Network Engineer
11 2 (0.37%) Cutover Manager
11 2 (0.37%) QA Automation Engineer
11 2 (0.37%) Workday Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.43%) SOAP
2 6 (1.12%) XML
3 4 (0.75%) RESTful
3 4 (0.75%) WireMock
4 3 (0.56%) .NET
4 3 (0.56%) JSON
4 3 (0.56%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (0.56%) Web Services
5 1 (0.19%) CSS
5 1 (0.19%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.19%) HTML
5 1 (0.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 455 (85.05%) Virtual Team
2 25 (4.67%) Cyberattack
2 25 (4.67%) Cyberthreat
3 23 (4.30%) Cyber Defence
4 12 (2.24%) Smart Meter
5 9 (1.68%) Cybercrime
6 5 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.56%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (0.56%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (0.56%) User Experience
8 2 (0.37%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.37%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (4.86%) Linux
2 7 (1.31%) Windows
3 3 (0.56%) Android
3 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (95.70%) Test Management
2 495 (92.52%) Test Scripting
3 491 (91.78%) Test Strategy
4 477 (89.16%) Software Testing
5 461 (86.17%) Project Delivery
6 460 (85.98%) Defect Management
7 54 (10.09%) Test Automation
8 40 (7.48%) System Testing
9 28 (5.23%) Product Requirements
10 27 (5.05%) Customer Requirements
10 27 (5.05%) Defect Tracking
10 27 (5.05%) Knowledge Management
10 27 (5.05%) Use Case
11 25 (4.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 25 (4.67%) Threat Intelligence
12 23 (4.30%) Agile
13 22 (4.11%) Software Engineering
14 21 (3.93%) Keyword-Driven Testing
15 19 (3.55%) CI/CD
16 18 (3.36%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (5.79%) Python
2 28 (5.23%) Shell Script
3 14 (2.62%) SQL
4 12 (2.24%) Java
5 10 (1.87%) C#
6 4 (0.75%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.75%) VB
7 1 (0.19%) C
7 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 62 (11.59%) ISTQB
2 30 (5.61%) SC Cleared
2 30 (5.61%) Security Cleared
3 29 (5.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 26 (4.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 23 (4.30%) ISEB
6 17 (3.18%) Degree
7 3 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.37%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.19%) CCNA
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 462 (86.36%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) GDPR
2 2 (0.37%) PMO
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.12%) Docker
1 6 (1.12%) Firmware
2 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 477 (89.16%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 535 (100.00%) HP
2 460 (85.98%) Microsoft
3 455 (85.05%) Google
4 454 (84.86%) IBM
5 27 (5.05%) Atlassian
6 4 (0.75%) Splunk
7 3 (0.56%) MuleSoft
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle
8 2 (0.37%) Ericsson
8 2 (0.37%) Kenexa
8 2 (0.37%) SAP
8 2 (0.37%) VMware
8 2 (0.37%) Workday
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco
9 1 (0.19%) Citrix