The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing 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 Software Testing over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 47 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 2.79% - 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% - 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Software Testing
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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 251 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 71.23% 81.76% 72.07%
Number of salaries quoted 245 236 153
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +55.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

Software Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing.

1 10 (100.00%) ISEB
2 6 (60.00%) IVR
2 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (40.00%) Verint
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Speech Recognition
3 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (30.00%) Android
4 3 (30.00%) iPhone
4 3 (30.00%) iPad
4 3 (30.00%) Spread Betting
4 3 (30.00%) QA
5 2 (20.00%) Selenium
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) IVR
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (30.00%) Spread Betting
3 3 (30.00%) iPhone
3 3 (30.00%) iPad
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Speech Recognition
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) ISEB
2 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Verint
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft