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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 78 51 81
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +30
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 26 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.40% 4.05% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 4.76% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 10
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,500
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
905 757 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 83.56% 85.15% 78.69%
Number of salaries quoted 748 604 672
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -15 21 £38,500 -9.94% 3
Hove - 3 £37,500 - 1
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 44 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) Java
2 26 (40.63%) SQL
3 25 (39.06%) QA
4 24 (37.50%) Selenium
4 24 (37.50%) Degree
5 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (29.69%) Web Services
7 18 (28.13%) HTML
7 18 (28.13%) WebDriver
7 18 (28.13%) Cucumber
7 18 (28.13%) BDD
8 17 (26.56%) Computer Science
8 17 (26.56%) CSS
8 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
8 17 (26.56%) ISEB
9 15 (23.44%) ISTQB
9 15 (23.44%) TDD
10 14 (21.88%) JIRA
11 13 (20.31%) Ruby
11 13 (20.31%) Git (software)
11 13 (20.31%) Jenkins
12 12 (18.75%) Manual Testing
12 12 (18.75%) Spring
13 11 (17.19%) .NET
14 10 (15.63%) C#
14 10 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (14.06%) Software Architecture
15 9 (14.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 9 (14.06%) Finance

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 7 (10.94%) CMS
2 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Mingle
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.69%) DNS
2 3 (4.69%) IPsec
2 3 (4.69%) DHCP
2 3 (4.69%) FTP
2 3 (4.69%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.56%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 24 (37.50%) Selenium
2 18 (28.13%) WebDriver
2 18 (28.13%) Cucumber
3 14 (21.88%) JIRA
4 13 (20.31%) Git (software)
4 13 (20.31%) Jenkins
5 7 (10.94%) TestNG
5 7 (10.94%) JUnit
6 5 (7.81%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.69%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.13%) Firebug
9 1 (1.56%) jMock
9 1 (1.56%) Hudson
9 1 (1.56%) LabVIEW
9 1 (1.56%) Subversion
9 1 (1.56%) Maven
9 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.56%) Ant
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Games
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
2 1 (1.56%) Retail
2 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Developer
2 14 (21.88%) Tester
3 11 (17.19%) Java Developer
4 9 (14.06%) QA Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Web Tester
5 8 (12.50%) QA Tester
6 5 (7.81%) Informatica Developer
6 5 (7.81%) QA Test Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) QA Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Manual Tester
7 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Testing Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Head of Testing
8 3 (4.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) Web Services
2 18 (28.13%) HTML
3 17 (26.56%) CSS
4 12 (18.75%) Spring
5 11 (17.19%) .NET
6 9 (14.06%) SOAP
6 9 (14.06%) RESTful
7 7 (10.94%) XML
8 6 (9.38%) Hibernate
8 6 (9.38%) jQuery
9 5 (7.81%) JPA
10 4 (6.25%) WCF
10 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
10 4 (6.25%) J2EE
10 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
11 3 (4.69%) Servlets
12 1 (1.56%) Java EE
12 1 (1.56%) Ajax
12 1 (1.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.94%) Data Structures
3 6 (9.38%) Algorithms
3 6 (9.38%) Open Source
4 5 (7.81%) Social Media
4 5 (7.81%) Visualisation
5 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.69%) Learning Management System
6 3 (4.69%) E-Learning
7 2 (3.13%) User Experience
8 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (28.13%) BDD
4 15 (23.44%) TDD
5 12 (18.75%) Manual Testing
6 10 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (14.06%) Software Architecture
8 7 (10.94%) Automation Testing
8 7 (10.94%) Unit Testing
8 7 (10.94%) Test Scripting
8 7 (10.94%) Content Management
8 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.38%) OO
9 6 (9.38%) RAD
9 6 (9.38%) OOD
9 6 (9.38%) Test Strategy
10 5 (7.81%) Black-Box Testing
11 4 (6.25%) DevOps
11 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) Java
1 26 (40.63%) SQL
2 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.31%) Ruby
4 10 (15.63%) C#
5 2 (3.13%) VBScript
5 2 (3.13%) VB
5 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.56%) Python
6 1 (1.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Degree
2 17 (26.56%) ISEB
3 15 (23.44%) ISTQB
4 9 (14.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (39.06%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Informatica
2 2 (3.13%) VMware
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending
Posted: 5 days ago
Hove
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago