The first table below looks at the demand for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 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 East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 89 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 24 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.72% 3.09% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 3.79% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 17
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1080 713 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 77.25% 81.58% 69.31%
Number of salaries quoted 912 615 583
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in East Sussex

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Automated Testing
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -30 19 £37,500 +2.73% 2
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 35 (70.00%) Selenium
2 30 (60.00%) Scrum
3 22 (44.00%) C#
3 22 (44.00%) .NET
4 18 (36.00%) SQL
4 18 (36.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 18 (36.00%) NUnit
4 18 (36.00%) .NET Framework
4 18 (36.00%) Manual Testing
5 17 (34.00%) ISEB
6 15 (30.00%) Java
7 13 (26.00%) HP
7 13 (26.00%) Selenium IDE
8 12 (24.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
8 12 (24.00%) ISTQB
8 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (22.00%) JIRA
9 11 (22.00%) VBScript
9 11 (22.00%) VB
10 10 (20.00%) MySQL
10 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 10 (20.00%) HTML
10 10 (20.00%) PHP
10 10 (20.00%) OO
10 10 (20.00%) Apache
10 10 (20.00%) MVC
11 9 (18.00%) Project Management
12 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
13 6 (12.00%) Test Automation

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 10 (20.00%) Apache
2 6 (12.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Mingle
2 3 (6.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 35 (70.00%) Selenium
2 18 (36.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 18 (36.00%) NUnit
3 13 (26.00%) Selenium IDE
4 11 (22.00%) JIRA
5 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
6 4 (8.00%) Bugzilla
7 3 (6.00%) TestNG
8 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (12.00%) Marketing
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Test Analyst
1 29 (58.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Automation Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) PHP Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Tester
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Automation Tester
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Test Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Test Automation Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Automation Tester
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Tester
9 2 (4.00%) Informatica Developer
9 2 (4.00%) QA Engineer
10 1 (2.00%) Senior Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) .NET
2 18 (36.00%) .NET Framework
3 10 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (12.00%) Symfony
4 6 (12.00%) jQuery
4 6 (12.00%) CSS
4 6 (12.00%) Web Services
5 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (8.00%) HTML5
5 4 (8.00%) Lucene
5 4 (8.00%) SAML
5 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Social Media
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Scrum
2 18 (36.00%) Manual Testing
3 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) OO
4 10 (20.00%) MVC
5 9 (18.00%) Project Management
6 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (12.00%) Test Management
6 6 (12.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (12.00%) OO PHP
7 5 (10.00%) TDD
7 5 (10.00%) BDD
8 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.00%) UML
9 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) C#
2 18 (36.00%) SQL
3 15 (30.00%) Java
4 11 (22.00%) VBScript
4 11 (22.00%) VB
5 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.00%) PHP
6 5 (10.00%) Ruby
7 4 (8.00%) Groovy
7 4 (8.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) ISEB
2 12 (24.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (24.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) HP
2 3 (6.00%) Informatica
Brighton
Family Investments
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago