The median annual salary for a Test Automation Engineer was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hemel Hempstead during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Automation Test Engineer
Hertfordshire / Hemel Hempstead
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 0.97% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £33,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 195 285 290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead 94.66% 99.30% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 170 256 251
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £58,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Test Automation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead that featured Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation Engineer in Hemel Hempstead

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Salary trend for Test Automation Engineer in Hemel Hempstead

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Test Automation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hemel Hempstead region featuring Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA