The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 32 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing QA 11 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 4.35% 1.00% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.97% 9.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
QA
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
58 32 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 22.92% 10.67% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 58 25 39
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The demand trend of job ads across the Hemel Hempstead region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

QA
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Hemel Hempstead region.

QA Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

QA
Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for QA.

1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (35.00%) VPN
2 7 (35.00%) IPv4
2 7 (35.00%) IPv6
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Middleware
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Android
4 4 (20.00%) Android SDK
4 4 (20.00%) Android Development
5 3 (15.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (15.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (15.00%) Selenium
5 3 (15.00%) Test Management
5 3 (15.00%) ERP
5 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Firewall
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) HTTP
6 2 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) SoapUI

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Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) IPv4
1 7 (35.00%) IPv6
1 7 (35.00%) VPN
2 2 (10.00%) BGP
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Build Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre Technician
2 5 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Android Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Android Test Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) ERP Manager
4 3 (15.00%) QA Manager
4 3 (15.00%) QA Test Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Network Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) QA Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Server Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Android SDK
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Android Development
1 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Change Management
2 3 (15.00%) ERP
2 3 (15.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (15.00%) Test Management
2 3 (15.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (10.00%) High Availability
3 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB