Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 61 65
Rank change year-on-year +20 +4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 10 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 3.23% 1.64% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 2.04% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 7
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £37,500 £33,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -32.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,875 £38,250
90th Percentile £46,125 £42,500 £52,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +3.45%

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 257 343 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 82.90% 80.52% 88.98%
Number of salaries quoted 216 315 402
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,000 £29,100
90th Percentile £59,375 £66,500 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +5.43%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Hemel Hempstead

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 7 (70.00%) QA
2 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) Coaching
2 6 (60.00%) People Management
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Presales
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) IIS
5 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Military
5 2 (20.00%) Network Design
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Big Data
5 2 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing

Test Automation
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 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) NAS
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) VLAN
2 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) JMeter
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) QA Leader
1 4 (40.00%) QA Team Leader
1 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Coaching
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (60.00%) People Management
1 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Presales
4 2 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Security Hardening
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) XenApp
1 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian