Period
to 27 January 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 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP Application Lifecycle Management (HP ALM)
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 754 863 879
Rank change year-on-year +109 +16 +97
Permanent jobs citing HP ALM 22 143 249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.21% 0.90% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 56 152
Median annual salary £49,250 £52,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.19% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £69,375 £62,500 £73,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,500 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.43% -12.50% +8.11%

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 10,690 15,971 17,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.38% 12.79% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8,785 12,349 13,464
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +145 22 £49,250 -10.45% 2
UK excluding London +108 16 £50,500 +15.43% 2
South East +99 6 £63,750 +45.71%
North of England +78 6 £42,875 +0.88% 1
North West +54 6 £42,875 +3.94% 1
London +163 5 £47,500 -13.64% 1
Midlands +79 4 £52,500 -4.55%
East Midlands +56 3 £52,500 -22.22%
West Midlands +54 1 £48,500 +8.38%
Work from Home - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 22 (100.00%) HP
2 16 (72.73%) JIRA
3 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
3 7 (31.82%) QA
3 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
4 6 (27.27%) ISEB
5 5 (22.73%) 3G
5 5 (22.73%) SOAP
5 5 (22.73%) Wireshark
5 5 (22.73%) Test Management
5 5 (22.73%) System Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
5 5 (22.73%) 4G
5 5 (22.73%) Test Planning
5 5 (22.73%) Defect Management
6 4 (18.18%) Diameter Protocol
6 4 (18.18%) VoWiFi
6 4 (18.18%) VoLTE
6 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (18.18%) Azure
6 4 (18.18%) MGW
6 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) SIGTRAN
6 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 4 (18.18%) Unix
6 4 (18.18%) Solaris
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) GSM
6 4 (18.18%) C#

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 (4.55%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Azure
2 2 (9.09%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) 3G
1 5 (22.73%) 4G
1 5 (22.73%) Wireshark
2 4 (18.18%) 2G
2 4 (18.18%) Diameter Protocol
2 4 (18.18%) GSM
2 4 (18.18%) INAP
2 4 (18.18%) Megaco
2 4 (18.18%) MGW
2 4 (18.18%) RTP
2 4 (18.18%) SIGTRAN
2 4 (18.18%) SS7
2 4 (18.18%) VoLTE
2 4 (18.18%) VoWiFi
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) LTE
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) HP UFT
2 3 (13.64%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) Appium
3 2 (9.09%) Cypress.io
3 2 (9.09%) eggPlant
3 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 2 (9.09%) Zephyr
4 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) JMeter
4 1 (4.55%) Protractor
4 1 (4.55%) Robot Framework
4 1 (4.55%) TestNG
4 1 (4.55%) TestRail
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Test Leader
2 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
2 3 (13.64%) QA Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Applications Support
2 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Test Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Web Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Testing Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Testing Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) SOAP
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) EDI
3 1 (4.55%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.64%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
1 4 (18.18%) Solaris
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Defect Management
1 5 (22.73%) System Testing
1 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
1 5 (22.73%) Test Management
1 5 (22.73%) Test Planning
2 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Quality Management
2 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
2 4 (18.18%) Validation
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
1 4 (18.18%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) ABAP
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
2 6 (27.27%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) NIST
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.55%) HP Fortify
2 1 (4.55%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) Ericsson
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.55%) Black Duck
4 1 (4.55%) Micro Focus
4 1 (4.55%) Qualys
4 1 (4.55%) Sonatype
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) Tripwire
4 1 (4.55%) Workday