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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 33 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 0.75% 2.89% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 3.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
224 265 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 83.58% 76.59% 85.67%
Number of salaries quoted 163 253 278
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -23.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,550 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The demand trend of job ads across the Hemel Hempstead region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing.

1 14 (87.50%) Linux
1 14 (87.50%) Automated Testing
2 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (75.00%) Project Management
2 12 (75.00%) Degree
2 12 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 12 (75.00%) Embedded C++
2 12 (75.00%) C
2 12 (75.00%) C++
2 12 (75.00%) Electronics
2 12 (75.00%) Line Management
3 4 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (18.75%) Selenium
4 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) ISEB
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Finance
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum

Software Testing
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:

Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (75.00%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Automation Test Lead
2 2 (12.50%) QA Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
2 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Software QA Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Automated Testing
2 12 (75.00%) Line Management
2 12 (75.00%) Project Management
2 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C
1 12 (75.00%) C++
1 12 (75.00%) Embedded C
1 12 (75.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
1 12 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA