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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 58 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 23 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.69% 3.16% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 3.81% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 36
Median salary £35,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
768 734 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 89.93% 82.94% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 660 595 826
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 53 (85.48%) Selenium
2 51 (82.26%) ISTQB
2 51 (82.26%) ISEB
3 50 (80.65%) Scrum
4 47 (75.81%) SQL
5 42 (67.74%) QA
6 31 (50.00%) Regression Testing
6 31 (50.00%) JMeter
7 30 (48.39%) Software Testing
7 30 (48.39%) MySQL
7 30 (48.39%) Software Delivery
8 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (37.10%) Manual Testing
10 22 (35.48%) .NET
11 20 (32.26%) Java
12 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
13 18 (29.03%) Exploratory Testing
14 17 (27.42%) C#
14 17 (27.42%) JUnit
15 16 (25.81%) WebDriver
16 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
16 15 (24.19%) TestNG
16 15 (24.19%) VB
16 15 (24.19%) NUnit
17 12 (19.35%) Degree
18 7 (11.29%) React
18 7 (11.29%) HTML
19 6 (9.68%) XML
20 5 (8.06%) PHP
20 5 (8.06%) TDD

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) JBoss
1 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (48.39%) MySQL
2 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.23%) DB2
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 53 (85.48%) Selenium
2 31 (50.00%) JMeter
3 17 (27.42%) JUnit
4 16 (25.81%) WebDriver
5 15 (24.19%) NUnit
5 15 (24.19%) TestNG
6 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
7 4 (6.45%) CircleCI
7 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 4 (6.45%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (6.45%) Protractor
8 3 (4.84%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (3.23%) Grunt
9 2 (3.23%) gulp
9 2 (3.23%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.61%) Ant
10 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.61%) Maven
10 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 53 (85.48%) Tester
2 49 (79.03%) Automation Tester
3 40 (64.52%) Analyst
4 39 (62.90%) QA Analyst
5 38 (61.29%) Test Analyst
6 37 (59.68%) QA Test Analyst
6 37 (59.68%) QA Tester
7 34 (54.84%) Automation Test Analyst
7 34 (54.84%) QA Automation Analyst
7 34 (54.84%) QA Automation Tester
8 9 (14.52%) QA Leader
9 8 (12.90%) Automation Test Lead
9 8 (12.90%) Lead Test Analyst
9 8 (12.90%) Lead Tester
9 8 (12.90%) Test Leader
10 5 (8.06%) QA Engineer
11 4 (6.45%) Manual Tester
11 4 (6.45%) QA Automation Engineer
11 4 (6.45%) Software Tester
11 4 (6.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (35.48%) .NET
2 7 (11.29%) HTML
2 7 (11.29%) React
3 6 (9.68%) XML
4 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 4 (6.45%) CSS
4 4 (6.45%) Node.js
5 2 (3.23%) CSS3
5 2 (3.23%) JPA
5 2 (3.23%) Spring
5 2 (3.23%) Web Services
6 1 (1.61%) J2EE
6 1 (1.61%) JSP
6 1 (1.61%) Middleware
6 1 (1.61%) Servlets
6 1 (1.61%) SOAP
6 1 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.61%) WSDL
6 1 (1.61%) XSD
6 1 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Android
1 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (80.65%) Scrum
2 31 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 30 (48.39%) Software Delivery
3 30 (48.39%) Software Testing
4 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (37.10%) Manual Testing
6 18 (29.03%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.06%) TDD
7 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.45%) RAD
9 3 (4.84%) Black-Box Testing
9 3 (4.84%) OO
9 3 (4.84%) OOD
9 3 (4.84%) SOA
9 3 (4.84%) Test Strategy
9 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.23%) Automation Testing
10 2 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 47 (75.81%) SQL
2 20 (32.26%) Java
3 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
4 17 (27.42%) C#
5 15 (24.19%) VB
6 5 (8.06%) PHP
7 1 (1.61%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 51 (82.26%) ISEB
1 51 (82.26%) ISTQB
2 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
3 12 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (67.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Ansible
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.61%) HP
1 1 (1.61%) IBM
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle