The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 70 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 10 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.72% 1.04% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.19% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 10
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Test Automation
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
523 336 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 90.17% 87.73% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 497 310 313
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of job ads across the Crawley 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 Crawley

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Crawley

Test Automation
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) QA
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) Social Network
3 9 (81.82%) C#
3 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) Web Testing
3 9 (81.82%) SoapUI
4 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 2 (18.18%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 1 (9.09%) NUnit
5 1 (9.09%) JMeter
5 1 (9.09%) Law
5 1 (9.09%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Social Media
5 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) API Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (81.82%) SoapUI
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) JMeter
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Web Automation Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Web Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Social Network
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Web Testing
3 1 (9.09%) API Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) QA