The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Borehamwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - 18 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood - 4.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Test Automation
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Borehamwood region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Borehamwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 35 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 88.64% 54.69% 81.93%
Number of salaries quoted 71 30 39
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Borehamwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Borehamwood region.

Test Automation Salary Trend in Borehamwood

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Borehamwood region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation.

1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) REST
2 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
2 5 (62.50%) Gherkin
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (62.50%) Appium
2 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Usability Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Security Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) CRM
2 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) JMeter
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Borehamwood region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Appium
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) JMeter
2 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 8 (100.00%) Test Leader
2 5 (62.50%) Java Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) Gherkin
2 5 (62.50%) REST
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
1 5 (62.50%) CRM
1 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Security Testing
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
1 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
1 5 (62.50%) Usability Testing
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB