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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 26 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 2.68% - 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% - 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
75 56 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 66.96% 84.85% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 61 35 15
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +23.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Test Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft