Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 56 44
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12 +27
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 1.23% 1.45% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.80% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 17
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £48,750 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -18.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £45,375 £29,600 £36,250
90th Percentile £54,250 £35,000 £52,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% +11.76% -5.03%

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 260 333 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 80.00% 80.43% 88.03%
Number of salaries quoted 216 316 392
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £30,075
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

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 20 September 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 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Trading
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Appium
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP

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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Appium
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) API Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDET
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle