Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 26 35
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 2.30% 5.66% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 7.10% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 5
Stevenage median annual salary - £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +45.45% -8.33%
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 Stevenage with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stevenage
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 172 169 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 79.26% 79.72% 90.83%
Number of salaries quoted 106 146 164
Stevenage median annual salary £37,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.22% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £23,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £57,500 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.43%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Stevenage

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) VC++
1 3 (60.00%) LabVIEW
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Release Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (40.00%) Automotive
2 2 (40.00%) Perforce
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (40.00%) ClearQuest
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (40.00%) ClearQuest
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Build and Release Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Build Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Release Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Release Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) VC++
2 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Perforce