The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Tester
Rank 104 81 77
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.41% 0.13% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.14% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1215 724 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.62% 97.57% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 654 654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Automation Tester
East Sussex

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Brighton region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Brighton

Automation Tester
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Test Management
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (66.67%) TestNG
3 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
6 1 (16.67%) Selenium IDE

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) TestNG
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, 25 Days Holiday + mo
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