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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 45 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 0.36% - 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
218 180 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 79.56% 75.31% 76.52%
Number of salaries quoted 179 147 67
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) IVR
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Verint
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDET
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) JBehave
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Velocity
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (25.00%) JBehave
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) IVR
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Verint