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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 64 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 41 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.61% 3.19% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 3.81% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 12
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £65,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
894 577 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.77% 83.74% 70.09%
Number of salaries quoted 790 510 547
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,296 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 51 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (59.26%) Selenium
3 25 (46.30%) SQL
4 22 (40.74%) QA
5 18 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 18 (33.33%) ISEB
6 17 (31.48%) JIRA
6 17 (31.48%) Ruby
7 15 (27.78%) Scrum
7 15 (27.78%) C#
7 15 (27.78%) .NET
7 15 (27.78%) ISTQB
7 15 (27.78%) Manual Testing
8 14 (25.93%) Degree
8 14 (25.93%) Git (software)
8 14 (25.93%) Cucumber
8 14 (25.93%) Java
9 12 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 11 (20.37%) Web Services
11 10 (18.52%) NUnit
11 10 (18.52%) BDD
11 10 (18.52%) .NET Framework
11 10 (18.52%) Test Scripting
12 8 (14.81%) OO
12 8 (14.81%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
13 7 (12.96%) Automation Testing
13 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
13 7 (12.96%) Informatica

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (12.96%) CMS
2 3 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
2 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 32 (59.26%) Selenium
2 18 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 17 (31.48%) JIRA
4 14 (25.93%) Git (software)
4 14 (25.93%) Cucumber
5 10 (18.52%) NUnit
6 8 (14.81%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
8 4 (7.41%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (7.41%) TestNG
9 3 (5.56%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Tester
2 16 (29.63%) Analyst
2 16 (29.63%) Test Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 9 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Web Tester
4 8 (14.81%) Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Informatica Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Automation Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) QA Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Manual Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) .NET
2 11 (20.37%) Web Services
3 10 (18.52%) .NET Framework
4 7 (12.96%) HTML
5 6 (11.11%) XML
6 4 (7.41%) HTML5
7 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.56%) SAML
7 3 (5.56%) Lucene
7 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.56%) CSS
8 2 (3.70%) jQuery
8 2 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) Social Media
3 4 (7.41%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.78%) Scrum
2 15 (27.78%) Manual Testing
3 10 (18.52%) Test Scripting
3 10 (18.52%) BDD
4 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (14.81%) OO
5 7 (12.96%) Automation Testing
6 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (11.11%) RAD
6 6 (11.11%) TDD
7 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.26%) OOD
7 5 (9.26%) Test Management
7 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.41%) ETL
8 4 (7.41%) Refactoring
8 4 (7.41%) User Stories
9 3 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) SQL
2 17 (31.48%) Ruby
3 15 (27.78%) C#
4 14 (25.93%) Java
5 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.26%) VBScript
6 5 (9.26%) VB
7 3 (5.56%) Perl
7 3 (5.56%) PHP
7 3 (5.56%) Groovy
8 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) ISEB
2 15 (27.78%) ISTQB
3 14 (25.93%) Degree
4 12 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (40.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) HP
1 7 (12.96%) Informatica
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
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