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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 73 60 89
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +29
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 17 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.83% 3.05% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 3.63% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 5
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £39,500 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £43,400
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
769 634 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.96% 84.08% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 671 542 625
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 £30,000 £30,000
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 24 December 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 48 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.83%) QA
2 26 (44.83%) Selenium
3 25 (43.10%) SQL
4 20 (34.48%) Degree
4 20 (34.48%) WebDriver
5 19 (32.76%) Java
5 19 (32.76%) ISEB
6 18 (31.03%) Web Services
7 16 (27.59%) ISTQB
7 16 (27.59%) Cucumber
8 15 (25.86%) Ruby
8 15 (25.86%) JIRA
8 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
9 13 (22.41%) HTML
9 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
10 12 (20.69%) CSS
10 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
10 12 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (18.97%) BDD
12 10 (17.24%) Manual Testing
12 10 (17.24%) Jenkins
13 9 (15.52%) Informatica
13 9 (15.52%) TDD
13 9 (15.52%) Spring
13 9 (15.52%) Test Scripting
14 8 (13.79%) XML
14 8 (13.79%) CMS
14 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (44.83%) Selenium
2 20 (34.48%) WebDriver
3 16 (27.59%) Cucumber
4 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
4 15 (25.86%) JIRA
5 10 (17.24%) Jenkins
6 7 (12.07%) TestNG
7 6 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (6.90%) JUnit
9 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.45%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (1.72%) NUnit
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Tester
1 18 (31.03%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) QA Tester
2 10 (17.24%) QA Engineer
2 10 (17.24%) Web Tester
3 9 (15.52%) Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Test Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Informatica Developer
5 5 (8.62%) QA Test Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) QA Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Manual Test Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Automation Tester
6 4 (6.90%) Manual Tester
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Tester
7 3 (5.17%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Automation Tester
8 2 (3.45%) Automated Test Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) Web Services
2 13 (22.41%) HTML
3 12 (20.69%) CSS
4 9 (15.52%) Spring
5 8 (13.79%) XML
6 6 (10.34%) jQuery
7 5 (8.62%) .NET
8 4 (6.90%) SOAP
8 4 (6.90%) RESTful
9 3 (5.17%) JPA
9 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.72%) WCF
11 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.79%) Data Structures
3 7 (12.07%) Social Media
4 6 (10.34%) Algorithms
5 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
6 3 (5.17%) Open Source
6 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.72%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.72%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (18.97%) BDD
4 10 (17.24%) Manual Testing
5 9 (15.52%) Test Scripting
5 9 (15.52%) TDD
6 8 (13.79%) Automation Testing
6 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (12.07%) RAD
8 6 (10.34%) OO
8 6 (10.34%) OOD
8 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.62%) Refactoring
9 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy
9 5 (8.62%) Black-Box Testing
9 5 (8.62%) User Stories
9 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.90%) Software Architecture
10 4 (6.90%) Test Management
10 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.10%) SQL
2 19 (32.76%) Java
3 15 (25.86%) Ruby
4 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.62%) C#
6 4 (6.90%) VBScript
6 4 (6.90%) VB
7 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Degree
2 19 (32.76%) ISEB
3 16 (27.59%) ISTQB
4 12 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (44.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Informatica
2 6 (10.34%) HP
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
Brighton, Sussex
Picture More Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending
Posted: 5 days ago