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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 60 50 73
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 36 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.01% 3.82% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 4.38% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 4
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £30,000 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
759 571 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 84.52% 87.18% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 661 443 521
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 2 March 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (55.56%) Java
3 27 (42.86%) Web Services
4 25 (39.68%) HTML
4 25 (39.68%) SQL
5 22 (34.92%) TDD
6 21 (33.33%) Degree
6 21 (33.33%) Selenium
7 20 (31.75%) QA
8 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
8 19 (30.16%) CSS
9 18 (28.57%) ISEB
9 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 18 (28.57%) BDD
10 17 (26.98%) ISTQB
10 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (23.81%) Manual Testing
11 15 (23.81%) C#
11 15 (23.81%) WebDriver
12 14 (22.22%) TestNG
13 12 (19.05%) Cucumber
13 12 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 12 (19.05%) Spring
14 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
14 11 (17.46%) Test Automation
14 11 (17.46%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (15.87%) Software Architecture
15 10 (15.87%) RESTful
15 10 (15.87%) QuickTest Pro
15 10 (15.87%) SOAP

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (3.17%) Apache
1 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.17%) CMS
1 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
1 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.59%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Mingle
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.17%) DNS
2 2 (3.17%) IPsec
2 2 (3.17%) DHCP
2 2 (3.17%) FTP
2 2 (3.17%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (33.33%) Selenium
2 15 (23.81%) WebDriver
3 14 (22.22%) TestNG
4 12 (19.05%) Cucumber
5 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
6 10 (15.87%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (12.70%) JUnit
7 8 (12.70%) Eclipse
7 8 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (11.11%) IntelliJ
9 6 (9.52%) Firebug
10 5 (7.94%) SpecFlow
10 5 (7.94%) JIRA
11 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
12 3 (4.76%) Subversion
12 3 (4.76%) Maven
13 2 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (3.17%) LoadRunner
14 1 (1.59%) JMeter
14 1 (1.59%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Games
2 1 (1.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Developer
2 11 (17.46%) Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Test Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Tester
5 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.94%) QA Test Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) QA Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Automation Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Manual Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Manual Tester
7 4 (6.35%) Informatica Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Quality Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Quality Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.86%) Web Services
2 25 (39.68%) HTML
3 19 (30.16%) CSS
4 12 (19.05%) Spring
5 10 (15.87%) SOAP
5 10 (15.87%) .NET
5 10 (15.87%) RESTful
6 9 (14.29%) XML
7 6 (9.52%) Hibernate
7 6 (9.52%) jQuery
8 5 (7.94%) JPA
8 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (7.94%) WCF
8 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.35%) HTML5
10 2 (3.17%) J2EE
10 2 (3.17%) Servlets
11 1 (1.59%) XSLT
11 1 (1.59%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.70%) Open Source
3 6 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 6 (9.52%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.94%) Visualisation
5 4 (6.35%) Social Media
5 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.76%) E-Learning
6 3 (4.76%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (3.17%) UNIX
4 1 (1.59%) Android
4 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.92%) TDD
3 18 (28.57%) BDD
4 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (23.81%) Manual Testing
6 11 (17.46%) Test Automation
6 11 (17.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (15.87%) Software Architecture
8 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 9 (14.29%) RAD
9 8 (12.70%) Test Management
10 7 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 6 (9.52%) Regression Testing
11 6 (9.52%) OOD
11 6 (9.52%) OO
11 6 (9.52%) Test Strategy
11 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
12 5 (7.94%) User Stories
12 5 (7.94%) Black-Box Testing
12 5 (7.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 35 (55.56%) Java
2 25 (39.68%) SQL
3 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
4 15 (23.81%) C#
5 5 (7.94%) VBScript
5 5 (7.94%) VB
6 4 (6.35%) COBOL
6 4 (6.35%) Ruby
7 2 (3.17%) XPath
7 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Degree
2 18 (28.57%) ISEB
3 17 (26.98%) ISTQB
4 12 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.17%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (31.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) HP
2 4 (6.35%) Informatica
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus a fantastic benefits package.
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