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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 80 59 77
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 32 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.25% 3.20% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 3.90% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 17
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,900 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
1091 641 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 76.83% 82.07% 68.22%
Number of salaries quoted 931 578 665
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -14 31 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 40 (75.47%) Selenium
2 31 (58.49%) SQL
3 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (49.06%) Scrum
5 22 (41.51%) ISEB
6 19 (35.85%) ISTQB
7 18 (33.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 17 (32.08%) QA
8 17 (32.08%) C#
8 17 (32.08%) .NET
9 16 (30.19%) Ruby
9 16 (30.19%) JIRA
9 16 (30.19%) WebDriver
10 15 (28.30%) QuickTest Pro
11 14 (26.42%) Manual Testing
12 13 (24.53%) HP
12 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
12 13 (24.53%) NUnit
13 12 (22.64%) VBScript
13 12 (22.64%) VB
13 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
13 12 (22.64%) Cucumber
14 11 (20.75%) Selenium IDE
14 11 (20.75%) Java
14 11 (20.75%) Web Services
15 10 (18.87%) BDD
16 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
16 9 (16.98%) Degree
17 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (11.32%) CMS
2 4 (7.55%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) MySQL
1 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
1 4 (7.55%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.89%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 40 (75.47%) Selenium
2 16 (30.19%) JIRA
2 16 (30.19%) WebDriver
3 15 (28.30%) QuickTest Pro
4 13 (24.53%) NUnit
5 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
5 12 (22.64%) Cucumber
6 11 (20.75%) Selenium IDE
7 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
8 4 (7.55%) TestNG
8 4 (7.55%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Analyst
1 24 (45.28%) Test Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) Tester
3 8 (15.09%) QA Tester
3 8 (15.09%) Web Tester
4 7 (13.21%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) QA Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Automation Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Automation Tester
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Informatica Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Automation Tester
8 2 (3.77%) Automated Test Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) .NET
2 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
3 11 (20.75%) Web Services
4 6 (11.32%) XML
5 4 (7.55%) SAML
5 4 (7.55%) Lucene
5 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (7.55%) HTML5
5 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Social Media
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Scrum
3 14 (26.42%) Manual Testing
4 10 (18.87%) BDD
5 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.32%) Automation Testing
7 6 (11.32%) TDD
8 5 (9.43%) ETL
8 5 (9.43%) Test Management
8 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.43%) User Stories
9 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.55%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (7.55%) MVC
9 4 (7.55%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.55%) UML
9 4 (7.55%) OO
10 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) SQL
2 17 (32.08%) C#
3 16 (30.19%) Ruby
4 12 (22.64%) VBScript
4 12 (22.64%) VB
5 11 (20.75%) Java
6 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.55%) Perl
6 4 (7.55%) PHP
6 4 (7.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) ISEB
2 19 (35.85%) ISTQB
3 18 (33.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (16.98%) Degree
5 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) HP
2 7 (13.21%) Informatica
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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