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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 59 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.68% 1.37% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.77% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 1
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
348 395 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 78.56% 77.45% 82.45%
Number of salaries quoted 296 340 408
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) Selenium
3 9 (75.00%) PHP
3 9 (75.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 8 (66.67%) Manual Testing
5 7 (58.33%) Web Development
5 7 (58.33%) QA
5 7 (58.33%) ColdFusion
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Tcl
8 2 (16.67%) Nagios
8 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) WinForms
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) Linux
8 2 (16.67%) OO
8 2 (16.67%) Apache
8 2 (16.67%) DHCP
8 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 2 (16.67%) DNS
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) CSS
8 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) C++
8 2 (16.67%) HTML

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7 (58.33%) ColdFusion
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) Redmine
3 1 (8.33%) WatiN
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Tester
2 7 (58.33%) Web Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Web Tester
2 7 (58.33%) QA Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Test Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) QA Tester
2 7 (58.33%) QA Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) WinForms
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) JSON
2 2 (16.67%) WPF
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Web Development
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Tcl
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica