The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 66 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.57% 4.17% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 5.54% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Average salary £44,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £36,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Automated 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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
438 271 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.27% 75.28% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 305 196 184
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Watford

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Watford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing.

1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) PhD
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Statistics
2 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Macrovision
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Maven

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Graduate
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Web Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Release Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Statistics
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Macrovision
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