The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 58 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 32 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.54% 0.46% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 0.53% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £44,522 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
Test Automation
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
766 565 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 84.83% 87.06% 80.46%
Number of salaries quoted 671 440 521
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Brighton

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 33 (97.06%) Selenium
2 32 (94.12%) WebDriver
3 31 (91.18%) Java
4 28 (82.35%) C#
4 28 (82.35%) QuickTest Pro
5 27 (79.41%) TestNG
6 26 (76.47%) ISEB
7 25 (73.53%) Eclipse
7 25 (73.53%) IntelliJ
8 24 (70.59%) SQL
9 23 (67.65%) Cucumber
9 23 (67.65%) Test Scripting
10 19 (55.88%) BDD
10 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (55.88%) TDD
11 18 (52.94%) SpecFlow
12 13 (38.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 12 (35.29%) Test Management
13 12 (35.29%) Automated Testing
14 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
14 10 (29.41%) Firebug
15 8 (23.53%) Finance
15 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
16 7 (20.59%) Subversion
16 7 (20.59%) Maven
16 7 (20.59%) HTML
16 7 (20.59%) Web Services
16 7 (20.59%) XML
16 7 (20.59%) Windows
17 6 (17.65%) Waterfall

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (97.06%) Selenium
2 32 (94.12%) WebDriver
3 28 (82.35%) QuickTest Pro
4 27 (79.41%) TestNG
5 25 (73.53%) Eclipse
5 25 (73.53%) IntelliJ
6 23 (67.65%) Cucumber
7 18 (52.94%) SpecFlow
8 10 (29.41%) Firebug
9 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
10 7 (20.59%) Subversion
10 7 (20.59%) Maven
11 4 (11.76%) JUnit
12 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Analyst
1 26 (76.47%) Test Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Automation Test Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Automation Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Test Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.94%) QA Leader
7 1 (2.94%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Web Services
1 7 (20.59%) XML
1 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Test Scripting
2 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) TDD
2 19 (55.88%) BDD
3 12 (35.29%) Automated Testing
3 12 (35.29%) Test Management
4 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Test Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.94%) ETL
7 1 (2.94%) RDF
7 1 (2.94%) MVC
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) Java
2 28 (82.35%) C#
3 24 (70.59%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) VBScript
4 5 (14.71%) VB
5 3 (8.82%) XPath
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) ISEB
2 13 (38.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
4 6 (17.65%) VCP4
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
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