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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 59 62 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 39 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.79% 3.23% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 3.73% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 11
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.40%
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
805 670 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.23% 86.68% 72.70%
Number of salaries quoted 714 591 569
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 53 (91.38%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.00%) Selenium
3 25 (43.10%) QA
3 25 (43.10%) SQL
4 19 (32.76%) ISEB
4 19 (32.76%) WebDriver
5 18 (31.03%) JIRA
5 18 (31.03%) Ruby
6 16 (27.59%) ISTQB
7 15 (25.86%) Degree
7 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
7 15 (25.86%) Cucumber
7 15 (25.86%) Java
8 14 (24.14%) Manual Testing
9 12 (20.69%) C#
9 12 (20.69%) .NET
9 12 (20.69%) Web Services
10 11 (18.97%) Scrum
10 11 (18.97%) HTML
10 11 (18.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (17.24%) BDD
11 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
12 9 (15.52%) OO
12 9 (15.52%) Test Scripting
13 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
13 8 (13.79%) Automation Testing
13 8 (13.79%) Informatica
13 8 (13.79%) CMS
14 7 (12.07%) Finance

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 8 (13.79%) CMS
2 3 (5.17%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.17%) MySQL
2 3 (5.17%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (5.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (50.00%) Selenium
2 19 (32.76%) WebDriver
3 18 (31.03%) JIRA
4 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
4 15 (25.86%) Cucumber
5 7 (12.07%) NUnit
5 7 (12.07%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.90%) TestNG
7 3 (5.17%) Bugzilla
7 3 (5.17%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Tester
2 15 (25.86%) Analyst
2 15 (25.86%) Test Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Web Tester
4 10 (17.24%) QA Tester
5 9 (15.52%) QA Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Informatica Developer
7 5 (8.62%) QA Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) QA Test Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Software Test Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Manual Test Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Automation Tester
8 4 (6.90%) Manual Tester
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Tester
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) .NET
1 12 (20.69%) Web Services
2 11 (18.97%) HTML
3 7 (12.07%) CSS
3 7 (12.07%) XML
3 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.62%) Spring
4 5 (8.62%) jQuery
5 4 (6.90%) HTML5
6 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.17%) SAML
6 3 (5.17%) Lucene
6 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.07%) Data Structures
2 7 (12.07%) Social Media
3 6 (10.34%) Algorithms
4 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (91.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.14%) Manual Testing
3 11 (18.97%) Scrum
4 10 (17.24%) BDD
5 9 (15.52%) OO
5 9 (15.52%) Test Scripting
6 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (13.79%) Automation Testing
7 7 (12.07%) RAD
7 7 (12.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.34%) OOD
8 6 (10.34%) TDD
9 5 (8.62%) Black-Box Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy
9 5 (8.62%) Refactoring
10 4 (6.90%) Test Management
10 4 (6.90%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.90%) User Stories
10 4 (6.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.10%) SQL
2 18 (31.03%) Ruby
3 15 (25.86%) Java
4 12 (20.69%) C#
5 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.90%) VBScript
6 4 (6.90%) VB
7 3 (5.17%) Perl
7 3 (5.17%) PHP
7 3 (5.17%) Groovy
8 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) ISEB
2 16 (27.59%) ISTQB
3 15 (25.86%) Degree
4 11 (18.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (43.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Informatica
2 6 (10.34%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
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