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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 81 86 71
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.63% 0.25% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.28% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 24
Median salary £63,500 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+130.90% -31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
693 718 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 86.84% 88.53% 88.53%
Number of salaries quoted 645 633 686
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
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 23 February 2017.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 14 (82.35%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) ISTQB
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Selenium
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) ISEB
5 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (41.18%) Test Management
6 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
8 5 (29.41%) QA
8 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
8 5 (29.41%) .NET
9 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Web Testing
9 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (23.53%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (17.65%) SDLC
10 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
10 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Security Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Project Management
11 2 (11.76%) HTTP
11 2 (11.76%) ITIL
11 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
12 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (5.88%) ISO 9000

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 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Selenium
2 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) JMeter
3 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
1 13 (76.47%) Test Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Software Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Junior
3 4 (23.53%) Junior Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Junior Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Junior Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Test Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Test Management
3 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
5 4 (23.53%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Web Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Security Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
8 1 (5.88%) Code Coverage
8 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.88%) TDD
8 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) ISTQB
2 8 (47.06%) ISEB
3 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
Brighton, East Sussex
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