The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 59 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.44% 1.98% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 2.37% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 17
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Automated Testing
West 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 Crawley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
331 338 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 72.11% 83.66% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 271 301 486
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% +10.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Crawley region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Crawley

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) WinForms
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) WatiN
4 1 (14.29%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Tester
2 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Web Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) WinForms
1 2 (28.57%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Informatica