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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 70 93 74
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -19
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.95% 0.45% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.51% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 12
Median salary £37,076 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.82% -31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

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
641 779 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 87.09% 88.52% 87.11%
Number of salaries quoted 598 672 674
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 14 (70.00%) Selenium
3 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) ISEB
4 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
6 8 (40.00%) .NET
6 8 (40.00%) QA
7 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
7 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (35.00%) Regression Testing
8 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
8 6 (30.00%) Test Management
8 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (20.00%) Web Testing
9 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.00%) HTML
10 3 (15.00%) PHP
10 3 (15.00%) XML
10 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (15.00%) React
10 3 (15.00%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
10 3 (15.00%) Node.js
10 3 (15.00%) Jenkins

Test Automation
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:

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Selenium
2 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.00%) CircleCI
3 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (15.00%) Protractor
4 1 (5.00%) JMeter
4 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Analyst
1 17 (85.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Software Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Junior
4 4 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Junior Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Junior Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Automation Tester
5 3 (15.00%) QA Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) QA Automation Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (15.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) QA Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) Node.js
2 3 (15.00%) React
2 3 (15.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Regression Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Test Management
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Web Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
7 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 10 (50.00%) ISEB
3 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
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