The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 88 81 105
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 4 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.45% 1.13% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.35% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Median salary £29,000 £39,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.58% +21.53%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Automation 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
775 743 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 86.79% 83.77% 85.53%
Number of salaries quoted 650 612 919
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Brighton

Automation Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium IDE
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Calabash
6 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 1 (14.29%) BDD

Automation Testing
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 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium IDE
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Calabash
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA