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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 44 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 13 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 3.02% 0.96% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 1.14% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 7
Average salary £40,000 £41,375 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.32% +18.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
306 352 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 71.16% 84.62% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 255 309 475
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +10.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Crawley

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 31 (96.88%) SQL
2 20 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 20 (62.50%) JIRA
3 18 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (56.25%) HP Quality Center
3 18 (56.25%) HP
3 18 (56.25%) Workflow
3 18 (56.25%) Workflow Management
3 18 (56.25%) Test Management
3 18 (56.25%) Functional Testing
4 11 (34.38%) Waterfall
4 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (34.38%) Selenium
5 10 (31.25%) SoapUI
6 9 (28.13%) Web Services
6 9 (28.13%) WPF
6 9 (28.13%) Scrum
6 9 (28.13%) C#
7 8 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (25.00%) WatiN
7 8 (25.00%) Open Source
8 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
9 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
11 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
12 2 (6.25%) TDD
12 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
12 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
12 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 20 (62.50%) JIRA
2 11 (34.38%) Selenium
3 10 (31.25%) SoapUI
4 8 (25.00%) WatiN
5 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
5 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.25%) JUnit
5 2 (6.25%) Calabash
5 2 (6.25%) LoadUI
5 2 (6.25%) Appium
5 2 (6.25%) WebLOAD
5 2 (6.25%) LoadRunner
5 2 (6.25%) Rational Robot
5 2 (6.25%) JMeter
5 2 (6.25%) NUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Subversion
6 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Support Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Tester
4 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Software Tester
4 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Systems Tester
4 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) Web Services
1 9 (28.13%) WPF
2 8 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (6.25%) WinForms
4 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Workflow
1 18 (56.25%) Workflow Management
1 18 (56.25%) Test Management
1 18 (56.25%) Functional Testing
2 11 (34.38%) Waterfall
2 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) Scrum
4 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
5 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.25%) TDD
8 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.25%) BDD
8 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
9 1 (3.13%) System Testing
9 1 (3.13%) QMS
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) Perl
3 2 (6.25%) PHP
3 2 (6.25%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) Tcl
3 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
1 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) HP
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