The first table below looks at the demand for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 22 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank 96 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 11 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.90% 0.13% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.16% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £36,250 £28,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.19% -30.48%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
946 618 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 77.67% 80.78% 69.15%
Number of salaries quoted 808 546 451
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Automation Testing
East Sussex

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 9 (47.37%) Windows
1 9 (47.37%) VC++
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
1 9 (47.37%) C++
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (21.05%) Smartphone
3 4 (21.05%) QA
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.79%) BDD
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) ISEB
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
5 2 (10.53%) Selenium
5 2 (10.53%) V-Model
6 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) C++ Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) QA Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
1 3 (15.79%) BDD
1 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (15.79%) TDD
1 3 (15.79%) Project Management
1 3 (15.79%) Scrum
2 2 (10.53%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) VC++
1 9 (47.37%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft