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 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
Automated Testing
Rank 81 50 96
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +46
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 19 42 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.69% 4.24% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 4.98% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 8
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
920 844 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 82.07% 85.25% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 766 722 747
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -15 18 £42,500 - 1
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 51 (83.61%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) Selenium
3 27 (44.26%) QA
4 26 (42.62%) SQL
5 21 (34.43%) ISEB
5 21 (34.43%) Degree
5 21 (34.43%) WebDriver
6 20 (32.79%) Java
7 19 (31.15%) Web Services
8 17 (27.87%) ISTQB
8 17 (27.87%) Cucumber
9 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
9 15 (24.59%) JIRA
9 15 (24.59%) Ruby
10 13 (21.31%) HTML
10 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
11 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
11 12 (19.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (19.67%) CSS
11 12 (19.67%) BDD
12 10 (16.39%) TDD
12 10 (16.39%) Informatica
12 10 (16.39%) Manual Testing
12 10 (16.39%) Finance
12 10 (16.39%) Jenkins
13 9 (14.75%) Data Structures
13 9 (14.75%) Test Scripting
13 9 (14.75%) XML
13 9 (14.75%) Spring

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (13.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.64%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 28 (45.90%) Selenium
2 21 (34.43%) WebDriver
3 17 (27.87%) Cucumber
4 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
4 15 (24.59%) JIRA
5 10 (16.39%) Jenkins
6 8 (13.11%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (11.48%) TestNG
8 4 (6.56%) JUnit
9 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (4.92%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.64%) NUnit
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Tester
1 18 (29.51%) Developer
2 10 (16.39%) Analyst
2 10 (16.39%) Test Analyst
2 10 (16.39%) QA Tester
2 10 (16.39%) QA Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) Web Tester
3 9 (14.75%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Informatica Developer
5 5 (8.20%) QA Test Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) QA Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Manual Test Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Automation Tester
6 4 (6.56%) Manual Tester
7 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Tester
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) Web Services
2 13 (21.31%) HTML
3 12 (19.67%) CSS
4 9 (14.75%) XML
4 9 (14.75%) Spring
5 6 (9.84%) jQuery
6 5 (8.20%) .NET
7 4 (6.56%) SOAP
7 4 (6.56%) RESTful
8 3 (4.92%) JPA
8 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.64%) WCF
10 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.75%) Data Structures
3 7 (11.48%) Social Media
4 6 (9.84%) Algorithms
4 6 (9.84%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.92%) Open Source
5 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.64%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (83.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (19.67%) BDD
4 10 (16.39%) Manual Testing
4 10 (16.39%) TDD
5 9 (14.75%) Test Scripting
6 8 (13.11%) Automation Testing
6 8 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (11.48%) RAD
8 6 (9.84%) OOD
8 6 (9.84%) OO
8 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.84%) User Stories
9 5 (8.20%) Refactoring
9 5 (8.20%) ETL
9 5 (8.20%) Test Strategy
9 5 (8.20%) Black-Box Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Test Management
9 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) SQL
2 20 (32.79%) Java
3 15 (24.59%) Ruby
4 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.84%) C#
6 4 (6.56%) VBScript
6 4 (6.56%) VB
7 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.64%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) ISEB
1 21 (34.43%) Degree
2 17 (27.87%) ISTQB
3 12 (19.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (44.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Informatica
2 7 (11.48%) HP
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
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