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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 59 97 71
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -26
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 38 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.13% 1.19% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 1.43% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 16
Average salary £44,000 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.34% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
769 982 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 83.59% 83.43% 81.32%
Number of salaries quoted 650 843 582
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 June 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 60 (77.92%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (58.44%) Java
3 43 (55.84%) Web Services
4 35 (45.45%) TDD
5 31 (40.26%) QA
5 31 (40.26%) SQL
6 30 (38.96%) Finance
7 28 (36.36%) Manual Testing
8 27 (35.06%) HTML
9 24 (31.17%) Selenium
10 23 (29.87%) Unit Testing
11 21 (27.27%) Degree
12 20 (25.97%) Computer Science
12 20 (25.97%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (24.68%) Waterfall
13 19 (24.68%) TestNG
13 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (24.68%) XML
14 18 (23.38%) C#
14 18 (23.38%) ISEB
15 17 (22.08%) HP
15 17 (22.08%) HP Quality Center
15 17 (22.08%) Compatibility Testing
15 17 (22.08%) Integration Testing
15 17 (22.08%) ISTQB
15 17 (22.08%) System Integration Testing
16 16 (20.78%) BDD
16 16 (20.78%) WebDriver
16 16 (20.78%) QuickTest Pro
17 15 (19.48%) Eclipse

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 6 (7.79%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.60%) Node.js
3 2 (2.60%) IIS
3 2 (2.60%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Mingle
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.60%) DNS
2 2 (2.60%) FTP
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
2 2 (2.60%) DHCP
2 2 (2.60%) IPsec
3 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.19%) DB2
4 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (31.17%) Selenium
2 19 (24.68%) TestNG
3 16 (20.78%) WebDriver
3 16 (20.78%) QuickTest Pro
4 15 (19.48%) Eclipse
4 15 (19.48%) Jenkins
5 13 (16.88%) IntelliJ
5 13 (16.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (12.99%) Maven
7 9 (11.69%) Cucumber
7 9 (11.69%) JUnit
7 9 (11.69%) Subversion
8 8 (10.39%) Firebug
9 6 (7.79%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (6.49%) SpecFlow
11 3 (3.90%) LoadRunner
12 2 (2.60%) Hudson
12 2 (2.60%) Selenium IDE
12 2 (2.60%) Gradle
12 2 (2.60%) JIRA
General
1 30 (38.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Games
2 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) QA Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) Developer
3 11 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Test Leader
5 8 (10.39%) Quality Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Test Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Quality Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Testing Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Head of Testing
10 2 (2.60%) Automation Tester
10 2 (2.60%) Software Quality Engineer
10 2 (2.60%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (55.84%) Web Services
2 27 (35.06%) HTML
3 19 (24.68%) XML
4 12 (15.58%) CSS
5 11 (14.29%) .NET
6 10 (12.99%) RESTful
6 10 (12.99%) SOAP
7 7 (9.09%) HTML5
8 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (7.79%) WCF
8 6 (7.79%) .NET Framework
8 6 (7.79%) Spring
8 6 (7.79%) Hibernate
8 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.49%) J2EE
9 5 (6.49%) Servlets
10 4 (5.19%) JPA
11 2 (2.60%) REST
11 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.60%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.97%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.69%) Data Structures
3 7 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) Social Media
4 4 (5.19%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.90%) Learning Management System
5 3 (3.90%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.60%) VSAM
6 2 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Windows
2 7 (9.09%) Linux
3 6 (7.79%) UNIX
4 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.60%) Android
4 2 (2.60%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (77.92%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (45.45%) TDD
3 28 (36.36%) Manual Testing
4 23 (29.87%) Unit Testing
5 20 (25.97%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (24.68%) Waterfall
6 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (22.08%) Compatibility Testing
7 17 (22.08%) Integration Testing
7 17 (22.08%) System Integration Testing
8 16 (20.78%) BDD
9 15 (19.48%) Test Automation
10 14 (18.18%) Performance Testing
10 14 (18.18%) Regression Testing
11 12 (15.58%) SDLC
12 11 (14.29%) User Stories
13 10 (12.99%) Test Management
13 10 (12.99%) Software Engineering
13 10 (12.99%) Open Source
13 10 (12.99%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (58.44%) Java
2 31 (40.26%) SQL
3 18 (23.38%) C#
4 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.69%) COBOL
6 8 (10.39%) XPath
7 6 (7.79%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.49%) VBScript
8 5 (6.49%) VB
9 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (27.27%) Degree
2 18 (23.38%) ISEB
3 17 (22.08%) ISTQB
4 14 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (40.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (22.08%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.90%) Puppet
2 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) HP
2 15 (19.48%) Oracle
3 11 (14.29%) Pega
4 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
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