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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 50 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 1.99% - 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% - 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £21,500 - £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
247 184 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 70.37% 80.70% 71.81%
Number of salaries quoted 224 177 158
Average salary £46,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £87,500
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 29 May 2015.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

Software Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (42.86%) Spread Betting
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) iPhone
3 3 (42.86%) iPad
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Verint
3 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) IVR
3 3 (42.86%) Speech Recognition
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Spread Betting
2 3 (42.86%) iPhone
2 3 (42.86%) iPad
2 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (42.86%) IVR
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Speech Recognition
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Verint
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft