The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 63 92 70
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -22
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 36 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.38% 1.81% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 2.18% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 23
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Automated Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
895 1194 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 84.12% 83.32% 83.73%
Number of salaries quoted 741 1006 665
Average salary £43,300 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,350 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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 +20 18 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

1 106 (86.89%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (59.02%) Java
3 60 (49.18%) Finance
4 55 (45.08%) Web Services
5 46 (37.70%) QA
6 44 (36.07%) TDD
6 44 (36.07%) SQL
7 41 (33.61%) Unit Testing
8 37 (30.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 36 (29.51%) Oracle
10 34 (27.87%) HTML
10 34 (27.87%) Manual Testing
11 30 (24.59%) Waterfall
12 29 (23.77%) RAD
13 28 (22.95%) Selenium
13 28 (22.95%) Software Engineering
14 27 (22.13%) XML
15 26 (21.31%) Degree
15 26 (21.31%) Computer Science
16 25 (20.49%) Integration Testing
16 25 (20.49%) Compatibility Testing
16 25 (20.49%) HP
16 25 (20.49%) HP Quality Center
16 25 (20.49%) System Integration Testing
17 24 (19.67%) C#
18 23 (18.85%) UNIX
18 23 (18.85%) Regression Testing
18 23 (18.85%) SDLC
18 23 (18.85%) Continuous Integration
19 22 (18.03%) HP UFT

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 19 (15.57%) WebLogic
2 12 (9.84%) WebSphere
3 11 (9.02%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.64%) IIS
4 2 (1.64%) Apache
4 2 (1.64%) Node.js
5 1 (0.82%) Jetty
5 1 (0.82%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Mingle
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
2 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.30%) HTTP
2 9 (7.38%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.56%) DNS
3 8 (6.56%) IPsec
3 8 (6.56%) DHCP
3 8 (6.56%) FTP
4 1 (0.82%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.21%) Oracle Database
2 10 (8.20%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.38%) DB2
4 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.64%) MySQL
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.82%) Big Data
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 28 (22.95%) Selenium
2 22 (18.03%) HP UFT
3 21 (17.21%) Oracle Forms
4 19 (15.57%) Jenkins
5 18 (14.75%) WebDriver
6 16 (13.11%) Cucumber
7 15 (12.30%) Eclipse
7 15 (12.30%) TestNG
8 14 (11.48%) Maven
9 13 (10.66%) IntelliJ
10 12 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (7.38%) Subversion
11 9 (7.38%) Firebug
11 9 (7.38%) JUnit
12 8 (6.56%) LoadRunner
13 6 (4.92%) JIRA
13 6 (4.92%) Hudson
13 6 (4.92%) SpecFlow
14 4 (3.28%) jMock
15 3 (2.46%) Ant
General
1 60 (49.18%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Retail
3 5 (4.10%) Banking
4 2 (1.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (31.15%) QA Engineer
2 23 (18.85%) Software Engineer
3 15 (12.30%) Developer
4 12 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (9.02%) Analyst
5 11 (9.02%) Test Analyst
6 9 (7.38%) Quality Engineer
6 9 (7.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.38%) Test Leader
7 7 (5.74%) Tester
7 7 (5.74%) Automation Tester
7 7 (5.74%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Automation Analyst
8 6 (4.92%) UX Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (3.28%) QA Analyst
10 4 (3.28%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (45.08%) Web Services
2 34 (27.87%) HTML
3 27 (22.13%) XML
4 22 (18.03%) .NET
5 17 (13.93%) J2EE
6 14 (11.48%) CSS
7 12 (9.84%) HTML5
8 11 (9.02%) Servlets
9 7 (5.74%) Hibernate
9 7 (5.74%) Spring
10 6 (4.92%) .NET Framework
10 6 (4.92%) SOAP
10 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET
10 6 (4.92%) WCF
10 6 (4.92%) RESTful
10 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (4.92%) Gherkin
11 4 (3.28%) REST
11 4 (3.28%) Java EE
11 4 (3.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.31%) Computer Science
2 15 (12.30%) Data Structures
3 14 (11.48%) Visualisation
4 10 (8.20%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.74%) Mainframe
6 6 (4.92%) VSAM
6 6 (4.92%) User Experience
7 5 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.28%) Social Media
9 3 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.85%) UNIX
2 22 (18.03%) Windows
3 18 (14.75%) Linux
4 2 (1.64%) Android
4 2 (1.64%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (86.89%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (36.07%) TDD
3 41 (33.61%) Unit Testing
4 37 (30.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 34 (27.87%) Manual Testing
6 30 (24.59%) Waterfall
7 29 (23.77%) RAD
8 28 (22.95%) Software Engineering
9 25 (20.49%) Compatibility Testing
9 25 (20.49%) Integration Testing
9 25 (20.49%) System Integration Testing
10 23 (18.85%) SDLC
10 23 (18.85%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (18.85%) Regression Testing
11 20 (16.39%) Performance Testing
12 19 (15.57%) User Stories
13 18 (14.75%) BDD
14 16 (13.11%) Test Automation
15 14 (11.48%) Configuration Management
15 14 (11.48%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 72 (59.02%) Java
2 44 (36.07%) SQL
3 24 (19.67%) C#
4 21 (17.21%) PL/SQL
5 17 (13.93%) COBOL
6 11 (9.02%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.56%) XPath
8 6 (4.92%) VBScript
8 6 (4.92%) VB
9 2 (1.64%) PHP
9 2 (1.64%) REXX
9 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.64%) JCL
10 1 (0.82%) Python
10 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (21.31%) Degree
2 20 (16.39%) ISEB
2 20 (16.39%) ISTQB
3 13 (10.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.74%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (37.70%) QA
System Software
1 17 (13.93%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (20.49%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.46%) Puppet
2 3 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (29.51%) Oracle
2 25 (20.49%) HP
3 16 (13.11%) Pega
4 6 (4.92%) VMware
5 4 (3.28%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.64%) TSYS
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000 - 47,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 7 days ago