The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 13 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 8.79% 0.71% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.30% 0.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £51,250 £59,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.13% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Test Automation
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 Rickmansworth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 127 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 94.51% 90.07% 81.08%
Number of salaries quoted 80 116 47
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £95,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Rickmansworth region.

Test Automation Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) Finance
3 15 (88.24%) Virtual Team
4 12 (70.59%) SQL
5 11 (64.71%) .NET
5 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
5 11 (64.71%) IIS
5 11 (64.71%) C#
5 11 (64.71%) HTML
5 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
5 11 (64.71%) Windows
5 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 11 (64.71%) XML
5 11 (64.71%) XSL
5 11 (64.71%) TDD
5 11 (64.71%) Pair Programming
5 11 (64.71%) Ajax
5 11 (64.71%) Web Development
5 11 (64.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (64.71%) User Stories
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
6 9 (52.94%) WPF
7 6 (35.29%) Java
8 5 (29.41%) Scrum
8 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
9 4 (23.53%) Line Management
9 4 (23.53%) Virtual Team Management
9 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (23.53%) DevOps
9 4 (23.53%) Multithreading

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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 11 (64.71%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
1 12 (70.59%) Software Developer
2 11 (64.71%) Applications Developer
2 11 (64.71%) C# Application Developer
2 11 (64.71%) C# Developer
2 11 (64.71%) C# Software Developer
3 9 (52.94%) C# WPF Developer
3 9 (52.94%) WPF Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Development Manager
4 4 (23.53%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (23.53%) Software Manager
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Developer in Test
6 1 (5.88%) Erlang Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
1 11 (64.71%) Ajax
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
1 11 (64.71%) XML
1 11 (64.71%) XSL
2 9 (52.94%) WPF
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (64.71%) Pair Programming
2 11 (64.71%) TDD
2 11 (64.71%) User Stories
2 11 (64.71%) Web Development
3 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Line Management
4 4 (23.53%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (23.53%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Erlang
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 8583
1 1 (5.88%) ISO20022
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle