Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Hertfordshire > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 23 29
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 2.38% 7.83% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 8.13% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% +15.29% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £48,500 £26,650
90th Percentile £47,500 £49,500 £67,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -3.33%

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 Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 195 209 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 92.86% 96.31% 91.81%
Number of salaries quoted 148 172 145
Welwyn Garden City median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -9.09% +29.41%
10th Percentile £31,025 £27,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,500 £77,500
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 Welwyn Garden City

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Welwyn Garden City

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 18 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Scalability Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Scalability Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft