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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 71 93 100
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 13 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.51% 0.35% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 0.42% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 4
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
773 721 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 89.88% 83.26% 84.34%
Number of salaries quoted 665 584 837
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,250 £60,000
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 26 September 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Selenium
3 10 (62.50%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) QA
4 9 (56.25%) .NET
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
6 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
7 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
7 5 (31.25%) TDD
7 5 (31.25%) HTML
7 5 (31.25%) XML
7 5 (31.25%) ISEB
8 4 (25.00%) PHP
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Node.js
8 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (25.00%) React
8 4 (25.00%) Test Management
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (25.00%) Protractor
8 4 (25.00%) CircleCI
9 3 (18.75%) Web Testing
9 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
9 3 (18.75%) Scrum
10 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) CICS
1 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
1 1 (6.25%) Easytrieve
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (25.00%) CircleCI
4 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (25.00%) Protractor
5 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
6 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 1 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (6.25%) JMeter
7 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
7 1 (6.25%) XPEDITER
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Analyst
2 12 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 9 (56.25%) Tester
4 5 (31.25%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Automation Tester
4 5 (31.25%) QA Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) QA Automation Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) QA Automation Tester
5 4 (25.00%) QA Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) QA Tester
5 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Junior
6 3 (18.75%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Junior Test Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Junior Tester
6 3 (18.75%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) Node.js
3 4 (25.00%) React
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) DataPower
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.25%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Test Management
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Web Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) COBOL
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) JCL
4 1 (6.25%) REXX
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
2 5 (31.25%) ISEB
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Syncsort
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