The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 84 57 69
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +12
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 27 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.21% 3.21% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 3.98% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 17
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £65,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Automated Testing
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
956 553 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.10% 80.73% 67.18%
Number of salaries quoted 825 498 517
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £47,296 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Brighton region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Brighton

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 31 (75.61%) Selenium
2 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (53.66%) SQL
4 19 (46.34%) Scrum
5 17 (41.46%) C#
5 17 (41.46%) .NET
6 14 (34.15%) Ruby
6 14 (34.15%) JIRA
6 14 (34.15%) QA
6 14 (34.15%) WebDriver
7 13 (31.71%) Manual Testing
7 13 (31.71%) .NET Framework
7 13 (31.71%) NUnit
7 13 (31.71%) ISEB
8 11 (26.83%) Java
9 10 (24.39%) ISTQB
9 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
9 10 (24.39%) Cucumber
9 10 (24.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (21.95%) BDD
10 9 (21.95%) Web Services
11 8 (19.51%) QuickTest Pro
11 8 (19.51%) Test Scripting
12 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
12 7 (17.07%) Degree
13 6 (14.63%) TDD
13 6 (14.63%) HP
13 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
14 5 (12.20%) Social Media

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) CMS
2 4 (9.76%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) MySQL
1 4 (9.76%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 31 (75.61%) Selenium
2 14 (34.15%) JIRA
2 14 (34.15%) WebDriver
3 13 (31.71%) NUnit
4 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
4 10 (24.39%) Cucumber
5 8 (19.51%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
7 4 (9.76%) Bugzilla
7 4 (9.76%) Selenium IDE
7 4 (9.76%) TestNG
8 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Analyst
1 16 (39.02%) Test Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Tester
3 7 (17.07%) Web Tester
3 7 (17.07%) QA Tester
4 6 (14.63%) QA Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Automation Tester
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Automation Tester
7 3 (7.32%) Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Tester
7 3 (7.32%) Informatica Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Automated Test Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Automated Tester
8 2 (4.88%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) .NET Framework
3 9 (21.95%) Web Services
4 4 (9.76%) Lucene
4 4 (9.76%) HTML
4 4 (9.76%) XML
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.76%) SAML
4 4 (9.76%) HTML5
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Social Media
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) Scrum
3 13 (31.71%) Manual Testing
4 9 (21.95%) BDD
5 8 (19.51%) Test Scripting
6 6 (14.63%) TDD
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.20%) Automation Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Test Management
8 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (9.76%) MVC
8 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.76%) UML
8 4 (9.76%) OO
8 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.76%) ETL
8 4 (9.76%) User Stories
8 4 (9.76%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) SQL
2 17 (41.46%) C#
3 14 (34.15%) Ruby
4 11 (26.83%) Java
5 5 (12.20%) VBScript
5 5 (12.20%) VB
6 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.76%) Perl
6 4 (9.76%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) ISEB
2 10 (24.39%) ISTQB
2 10 (24.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (34.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) HP
2 5 (12.20%) Informatica
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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