Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 69 52
Rank change year-on-year +36 -17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 12 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 4.46% 0.70% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 0.83% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 9
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +49.25% -23.43%
10th Percentile £36,250 £50,000 £25,950
90th Percentile £41,250 £50,000 £52,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.25% +7.78% +5.88%

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 221 362 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 82.16% 84.98% 82.88%
Number of salaries quoted 188 319 341
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,875 £22,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £65,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 22 January 2019, 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 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (50.00%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (50.00%) Coaching
2 6 (50.00%) People Management
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 4 (33.33%) Line Management
5 3 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Military
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) IIS
5 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Security Hardening

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 3 (25.00%) IIS
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) NAS
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) Power BI
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (25.00%) Military
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) QA Leader
1 4 (33.33%) QA Team Leader
1 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Technical Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) JSON
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Coaching
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (50.00%) People Management
2 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Line Management
4 3 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Network Design
4 3 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 3 (25.00%) Release Management
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Security Hardening
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) XenApp
1 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
1 3 (25.00%) Citrix
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian