The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Crawley region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 49 69 37
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -32
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 11 1 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.64% 0.18% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 0.24% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
354 421 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 85.10% 75.72% 76.68%
Number of salaries quoted 305 315 365
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Automation
West Sussex

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 13 (86.67%) SQL
1 13 (86.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (80.00%) HP
2 12 (80.00%) JIRA
3 11 (73.33%) Test Management
3 11 (73.33%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (73.33%) Workflow
3 11 (73.33%) Functional Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Workflow Management
5 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
6 2 (13.33%) ISEB
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) VBScript
7 1 (6.67%) VB
7 1 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) Windows
7 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (6.67%) WinForms
7 1 (6.67%) Front Office
7 1 (6.67%) Selenium
7 1 (6.67%) WPF
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (80.00%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) WatiN
3 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) WinForms
1 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Workflow
1 11 (73.33%) Test Management
1 11 (73.33%) Functional Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Workflow Management
3 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) HP
Crawley, West Sussex
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Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum (annual bonus; BA Staff concessions)
Posted: 25 days ago