The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 103 137 137
Rank change year-on-year
+34 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 38 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.71% 1.11% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.44% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 13
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £35,950 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £54,750 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1875 1806 2023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.54% 77.38% 79.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1437 1612
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 18 £37,500 - 1
Watford -3 9 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Harpenden - 4 £52,500 -
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Automated 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 49 (53.85%) Software Testing
2 47 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (48.35%) Software Engineering
4 36 (39.56%) SQL
5 35 (38.46%) C#
6 34 (37.36%) Selenium
7 32 (35.16%) JIRA
8 30 (32.97%) .NET
9 29 (31.87%) HTML
9 29 (31.87%) JavaScript
9 29 (31.87%) Manual Testing
10 28 (30.77%) ASP.NET
10 28 (30.77%) SOAP
10 28 (30.77%) XML
11 27 (29.67%) MVC
11 27 (29.67%) Scrum
11 27 (29.67%) .NET Framework
11 27 (29.67%) Degree
12 26 (28.57%) WCF
12 26 (28.57%) NUnit
12 26 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (28.57%) HTML5
12 26 (28.57%) Entity Framework
12 26 (28.57%) NServiceBus
13 25 (27.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 25 (27.47%) Ninject
13 25 (27.47%) RabbitMQ
13 25 (27.47%) Dependency Injection
13 25 (27.47%) BDD

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (28.57%) NServiceBus
2 2 (2.20%) CMS
2 2 (2.20%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.20%) MS Office
1 2 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.47%) Wireshark
2 4 (4.40%) PuTTY
2 4 (4.40%) SSH
2 4 (4.40%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.98%) MongoDB
1 20 (21.98%) NoSQL
1 20 (21.98%) RavenDB
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.49%) MySQL
4 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.20%) DB2
5 2 (2.20%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 34 (37.36%) Selenium
2 32 (35.16%) JIRA
3 26 (28.57%) NUnit
4 25 (27.47%) Fiddler
4 25 (27.47%) TeamCity
5 23 (25.27%) Subversion
6 18 (19.78%) HP UFT
7 10 (10.99%) JMeter
8 5 (5.49%) Appium
8 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
8 5 (5.49%) MSTest
8 5 (5.49%) NCover
8 5 (5.49%) WebDriver
9 4 (4.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (4.40%) JIRA Agile
9 4 (4.40%) NCrunch
9 4 (4.40%) Toad
10 3 (3.30%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
11 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (21.98%) Electronics
2 18 (19.78%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Games
5 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 29 (31.87%) Developer
3 28 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 26 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 26 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (20.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 19 (20.88%) Embedded Engineer
6 18 (19.78%) C++ Software Engineer
7 17 (18.68%) C# Software Developer
7 17 (18.68%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 17 (18.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 16 (17.58%) .NET Software Developer
8 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (17.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (17.58%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (17.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 16 (17.58%) Senior C# Developer
8 16 (17.58%) Senior Developer
9 15 (16.48%) Analyst
9 15 (16.48%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.97%) .NET
2 29 (31.87%) HTML
3 28 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 28 (30.77%) SOAP
3 28 (30.77%) XML
4 27 (29.67%) .NET Framework
5 26 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 26 (28.57%) HTML5
5 26 (28.57%) WCF
6 25 (27.47%) Ajax
6 25 (27.47%) CSS
6 25 (27.47%) jQuery
6 25 (27.47%) JSON
6 25 (27.47%) MSMQ
6 25 (27.47%) Ninject
6 25 (27.47%) RabbitMQ
6 25 (27.47%) RESTful
6 25 (27.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 24 (26.37%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.30%) EPoS
3 3 (3.30%) iPad
3 3 (3.30%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.30%) Physics
4 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Linux
2 8 (8.79%) Unix
3 2 (2.20%) Android
3 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.20%) Windows
3 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (53.85%) Software Testing
2 47 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (48.35%) Software Engineering
4 29 (31.87%) Manual Testing
5 27 (29.67%) MVC
5 27 (29.67%) Scrum
6 26 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (27.47%) BDD
7 25 (27.47%) Dependency Injection
7 25 (27.47%) TDD
8 24 (26.37%) Project Management
8 24 (26.37%) Unit Testing
9 20 (21.98%) Line Management
10 18 (19.78%) Test Scripting
11 14 (15.38%) DevOps
12 10 (10.99%) Functional Testing
12 10 (10.99%) Integration Testing
12 10 (10.99%) Test Automation
12 10 (10.99%) Test Strategy
12 10 (10.99%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.56%) SQL
2 35 (38.46%) C#
3 29 (31.87%) JavaScript
4 25 (27.47%) T-SQL
5 21 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 20 (21.98%) C++
6 20 (21.98%) Java
7 19 (20.88%) C
7 19 (20.88%) Embedded C++
8 12 (13.19%) Embedded C
9 6 (6.59%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.20%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.20%) Ruby
10 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (29.67%) Degree
2 12 (13.19%) SC Cleared
2 12 (13.19%) Security Cleared
3 11 (12.09%) ISEB
4 8 (8.79%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) HP
2 7 (7.69%) IBM
2 7 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.10%) Telerik
4 1 (1.10%) Twitter
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Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
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Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago