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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 69 55 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 20 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.20% 3.39% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 3.93% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 7
Average salary £42,500 £42,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% +0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £35,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
773 610 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 85.13% 86.16% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 667 490 582
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 January 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 41 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.10%) QA
3 24 (41.38%) SQL
4 22 (37.93%) Selenium
5 21 (36.21%) Degree
5 21 (36.21%) Java
6 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (29.31%) HTML
7 17 (29.31%) Web Services
8 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
8 16 (27.59%) CSS
8 16 (27.59%) WebDriver
9 15 (25.86%) Cucumber
9 15 (25.86%) ISEB
10 14 (24.14%) BDD
10 14 (24.14%) JIRA
10 14 (24.14%) Computer Science
11 13 (22.41%) Ruby
11 13 (22.41%) ISTQB
11 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
11 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
12 12 (20.69%) Spring
12 12 (20.69%) TDD
13 11 (18.97%) Manual Testing
14 9 (15.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (13.79%) RESTful
15 8 (13.79%) Software Architecture
15 8 (13.79%) SOAP
16 7 (12.07%) .NET

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 7 (12.07%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.72%) Apache
2 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Mingle
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) IPsec
2 1 (1.72%) DHCP
2 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.72%) FTP
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (37.93%) Selenium
2 16 (27.59%) WebDriver
3 15 (25.86%) Cucumber
4 14 (24.14%) JIRA
5 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
5 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
6 7 (12.07%) JUnit
6 7 (12.07%) TestNG
7 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (5.17%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.72%) LabVIEW
9 1 (1.72%) Subversion
9 1 (1.72%) Maven
9 1 (1.72%) Ant
9 1 (1.72%) jMock
9 1 (1.72%) Trac
9 1 (1.72%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (1.72%) Hudson
9 1 (1.72%) Gradle
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Tester
3 11 (18.97%) Java Developer
4 9 (15.52%) QA Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) QA Tester
5 8 (13.79%) Web Tester
6 7 (12.07%) Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Test Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) QA Test Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) QA Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Informatica Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Software Test Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Manual Test Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Manual Tester
8 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Test Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Quality Manager
9 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Testing Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Head of Testing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.31%) HTML
1 17 (29.31%) Web Services
2 16 (27.59%) CSS
3 12 (20.69%) Spring
4 8 (13.79%) SOAP
4 8 (13.79%) RESTful
5 7 (12.07%) .NET
6 6 (10.34%) XML
6 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
6 6 (10.34%) jQuery
7 5 (8.62%) JPA
8 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.17%) WCF
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.72%) Ajax
9 1 (1.72%) Java EE
9 1 (1.72%) XSLT
9 1 (1.72%) JMS
9 1 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.34%) Open Source
2 6 (10.34%) Data Structures
2 6 (10.34%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.62%) Social Media
4 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.90%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.17%) Learning Management System
5 3 (5.17%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (24.14%) BDD
4 12 (20.69%) TDD
5 11 (18.97%) Manual Testing
6 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (13.79%) Software Architecture
7 7 (12.07%) Automation Testing
8 6 (10.34%) Test Scripting
8 6 (10.34%) Test Strategy
8 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.34%) OO
8 6 (10.34%) RAD
8 6 (10.34%) OOD
9 5 (8.62%) Black-Box Testing
10 4 (6.90%) User Stories
10 4 (6.90%) Change Management
10 4 (6.90%) Content Management
10 4 (6.90%) Refactoring
10 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) SQL
2 21 (36.21%) Java
3 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.41%) Ruby
5 6 (10.34%) C#
6 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.72%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) VBScript
7 1 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Degree
2 15 (25.86%) ISEB
3 13 (22.41%) ISTQB
4 9 (15.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (43.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Informatica
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending
Posted: 3 days ago