Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 42 82
Rank change year-on-year -16 +40 -28
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 1.64% 4.65% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 5.71% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 6
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -3.23% -29.55%
10th Percentile £29,875 £29,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £35,000 £43,750 £56,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -5.26%

Test Automation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 322 473 490
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead 75.41% 81.41% 72.06%
Number of salaries quoted 298 376 448
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,675 £29,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 27 July 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
1 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) AppDynamics
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Fintech
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture

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 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
2 4 (57.14%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tester
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
1 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) AppDynamics
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle