Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for Test Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Strategy over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 64 60
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 6 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 1.43% 0.61% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 0.71% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 17
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £32,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.58% -5.00% -16.67%
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £51,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -14.22% -29.66%

Test Strategy 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 330 421 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 78.76% 85.92% 79.94%
Number of salaries quoted 302 387 450
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £22,000 £29,600 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Hemel Hempstead

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Test Strategy 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 Strategy.

1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Back Office

Test Strategy
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 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Tester
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA