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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 35 13 26
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +13
Permanent jobs citing QA 11 34 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 4.00% 13.55% 1.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.57% 47.89% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 2
Average salary £59,000 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.88% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £36,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
51 71 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 18.55% 28.29% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 37 53 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £36,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing QA 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 QA.

1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) Presales
3 5 (35.71%) Selenium
3 5 (35.71%) Product Management
4 4 (28.57%) Time Management
4 4 (28.57%) Android
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) Arabic Language
4 4 (28.57%) Russian Language
4 4 (28.57%) Retail
4 4 (28.57%) Document Management
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Perl
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) C
4 4 (28.57%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) LoadRunner
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 4 (28.57%) Algorithms

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Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing QA 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 QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 3 (21.43%) JMeter
4 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (14.29%) TestNG
5 1 (7.14%) JBehave
5 1 (7.14%) JIRA
5 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.14%) WinRunner
General
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Arabic Language
3 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 4 (28.57%) Russian Language
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Applications Specialist
1 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
1 3 (21.43%) Applications Support Specialist
1 3 (21.43%) Portfolio Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Portfolio Test Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Programme Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Programme Test Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Support Specialist
1 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Test Programme Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Service Assurance Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Android
1 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Presales
2 5 (35.71%) Product Management
3 4 (28.57%) Document Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Test Management
5 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C
2 4 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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