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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 8 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 8.70% 11.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.76% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £57,500 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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
17 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 73.91% 55.56% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 8
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) GWT
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) GWT
1 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center