Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance (QA)
Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 52 64
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 -1
Permanent jobs citing QA 6 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 1.41% 2.84% 0.98%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.69% 11.76% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 2
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% -39.13% -4.17%
10th Percentile £29,900 £25,000 £43,250
90th Percentile £45,700 £52,500 £73,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £46,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +6.98% - +1.18%

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 78 119 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 18.31% 24.14% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 67 114 57
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% -19.05%
10th Percentile £22,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,000 £68,450
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Hemel Hempstead

QA
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA in Hemel Hempstead.

Salary trend for QA in Hemel Hempstead

QA
Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Hemel Hempstead over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for QA in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing QA 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 QA.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 3 (50.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) ES6
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) WCF

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Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) JDE Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) WF
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) ES6
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MBA
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) JD Edwards
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle