The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Brighton region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 63 93 93
Rank change year-on-year
+30 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 18 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.10% 0.12% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 0.12% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 13
Median salary £30,000 £53,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.92% +52.85%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Automation Tester
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
850 851 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.18% 99.18% 99.56%
Number of salaries quoted 737 713 976
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Selenium
2 49 (96.08%) Automated Testing
3 46 (90.20%) ISTQB
3 46 (90.20%) ISEB
3 46 (90.20%) Scrum
4 45 (88.24%) SQL
5 34 (66.67%) QA
6 31 (60.78%) Software Testing
7 30 (58.82%) Regression Testing
7 30 (58.82%) JMeter
7 30 (58.82%) MySQL
7 30 (58.82%) Software Delivery
8 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (39.22%) .NET
10 17 (33.33%) C#
10 17 (33.33%) WebDriver
11 16 (31.37%) Java
11 16 (31.37%) NUnit
12 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
12 15 (29.41%) JUnit
12 15 (29.41%) VB
12 15 (29.41%) Manual Testing
12 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
12 15 (29.41%) TestNG
12 15 (29.41%) Exploratory Testing
13 8 (15.69%) Degree
14 5 (9.80%) TDD
14 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
14 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
15 4 (7.84%) Jenkins

Automation Tester Skill Set
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 51 (100.00%) Selenium
2 30 (58.82%) JMeter
3 17 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 16 (31.37%) NUnit
5 15 (29.41%) JUnit
5 15 (29.41%) TestNG
6 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
7 4 (7.84%) CircleCI
7 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
7 4 (7.84%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (7.84%) Protractor
8 1 (1.96%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 4 (7.84%) Node.js
2 4 (7.84%) React
2 4 (7.84%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (96.08%) Automated Testing
2 46 (90.20%) Scrum
3 31 (60.78%) Software Testing
4 30 (58.82%) Regression Testing
4 30 (58.82%) Software Delivery
5 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (29.41%) Exploratory Testing
6 15 (29.41%) Manual Testing
7 5 (9.80%) TDD
7 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.96%) BDD
9 1 (1.96%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.96%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 45 (88.24%) SQL
2 17 (33.33%) C#
3 16 (31.37%) Java
4 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 15 (29.41%) VB
5 4 (7.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (90.20%) ISEB
1 46 (90.20%) ISTQB
2 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 8 (15.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SDET