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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 77 68 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 10 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.20% 2.74% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 3.14% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 20
Average salary £22,500 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.55% -9.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
721 797 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 86.35% 87.39% 88.34%
Number of salaries quoted 624 690 463
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 36 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (79.49%) RAD
3 28 (71.79%) QA
4 27 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 26 (66.67%) Manual Testing
6 25 (64.10%) Java
7 24 (61.54%) Web Services
8 22 (56.41%) Regression Testing
9 21 (53.85%) TDD
9 21 (53.85%) Waterfall
9 21 (53.85%) SDLC
10 20 (51.28%) System Integration Testing
10 20 (51.28%) Functional Testing
10 20 (51.28%) HP Quality Center
10 20 (51.28%) Compatibility Testing
10 20 (51.28%) Unit Testing
10 20 (51.28%) Integration Testing
10 20 (51.28%) HP
11 19 (48.72%) Degree
12 17 (43.59%) Computer Science
12 17 (43.59%) User Stories
12 17 (43.59%) DB2
12 17 (43.59%) XML
13 16 (41.03%) Oracle
14 14 (35.90%) COBOL
14 14 (35.90%) Mainframe
15 13 (33.33%) ISEB
15 13 (33.33%) ISTQB
15 13 (33.33%) Performance Testing
16 11 (28.21%) Finance

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (17.95%) CICS
1 7 (17.95%) IIS
2 4 (10.26%) JBoss
2 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) DB2
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) JUnit
2 9 (23.08%) Selenium
2 9 (23.08%) Selenium IDE
3 7 (17.95%) Eclipse
3 7 (17.95%) JMeter
3 7 (17.95%) LoadRunner
3 7 (17.95%) WebDriver
4 4 (10.26%) Ant
4 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.26%) Maven
5 2 (5.13%) JIRA
5 2 (5.13%) WebPagetest
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) QA Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Java Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Quality Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Software QA Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Software Quality Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) CICS Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Mainframe Software Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) QA Tester
5 6 (15.38%) Tester
6 4 (10.26%) JavaScript Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Systems Tester
6 4 (10.26%) Team Leader
6 4 (10.26%) Test Leader
6 4 (10.26%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Web Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Mainframe Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) Web Services
2 17 (43.59%) XML
3 11 (28.21%) HTML
4 7 (17.95%) HTML5
5 6 (15.38%) JSON
6 4 (10.26%) .NET
6 4 (10.26%) Ajax
6 4 (10.26%) CSS
6 4 (10.26%) J2EE
6 4 (10.26%) JPA
6 4 (10.26%) jQuery
6 4 (10.26%) JSP
6 4 (10.26%) REST
6 4 (10.26%) Servlets
6 4 (10.26%) SOAP
6 4 (10.26%) Spring
6 4 (10.26%) Spring MVC
6 4 (10.26%) WSDL
6 4 (10.26%) XSD
6 4 (10.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Computer Science
2 14 (35.90%) Mainframe
3 7 (17.95%) Social Media
3 7 (17.95%) VSAM
4 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (15.38%) Visualisation
5 4 (10.26%) Algorithms
5 4 (10.26%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.56%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.56%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Android
1 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (79.49%) RAD
3 27 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (66.67%) Manual Testing
5 22 (56.41%) Regression Testing
6 21 (53.85%) SDLC
6 21 (53.85%) TDD
6 21 (53.85%) Waterfall
7 20 (51.28%) Compatibility Testing
7 20 (51.28%) Functional Testing
7 20 (51.28%) Integration Testing
7 20 (51.28%) System Integration Testing
7 20 (51.28%) Unit Testing
8 17 (43.59%) User Stories
9 13 (33.33%) Performance Testing
10 10 (25.64%) SOA
11 8 (20.51%) Open Source
11 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
12 6 (15.38%) Refactoring
13 5 (12.82%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Java
2 14 (35.90%) COBOL
3 7 (17.95%) JCL
4 6 (15.38%) CLIST
4 6 (15.38%) REXX
5 4 (10.26%) C++
5 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Degree
2 13 (33.33%) ISEB
2 13 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (71.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (51.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) HP
2 16 (41.03%) Oracle
3 6 (15.38%) TSYS
4 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 3 (7.69%) Pega
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