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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 53 83 60
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 40 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.93% 2.04% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 2.49% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 25
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
851 1166 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 83.60% 82.05% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 706 996 587
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 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 August 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 +18 26 £40,500 +15.71% 1
Hove - 2 £54,500 - 2
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 105 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (53.51%) Java
3 60 (52.63%) Finance
4 53 (46.49%) Web Services
5 50 (43.86%) QA
6 43 (37.72%) Manual Testing
7 42 (36.84%) Oracle
8 38 (33.33%) TDD
9 36 (31.58%) Unit Testing
9 36 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 34 (29.82%) Waterfall
10 34 (29.82%) SQL
10 34 (29.82%) RAD
11 32 (28.07%) HTML
12 31 (27.19%) HP
12 31 (27.19%) HP Quality Center
13 30 (26.32%) Integration Testing
13 30 (26.32%) Compatibility Testing
13 30 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
14 29 (25.44%) SDLC
15 28 (24.56%) XML
15 28 (24.56%) Regression Testing
15 28 (24.56%) Software Engineering
16 25 (21.93%) User Stories
17 24 (21.05%) Performance Testing
18 22 (19.30%) Computer Science
18 22 (19.30%) Degree
19 21 (18.42%) Oracle Forms
19 21 (18.42%) UNIX
19 21 (18.42%) PL/SQL

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (17.54%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.14%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.88%) CICS
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) JBoss
4 1 (0.88%) Jetty
4 1 (0.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.89%) HTTP
2 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.75%) DNS
2 2 (1.75%) IPsec
2 2 (1.75%) DHCP
2 2 (1.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.54%) Oracle Database
2 11 (9.65%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.89%) DB2
4 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.63%) Big Data
6 2 (1.75%) MySQL
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 21 (18.42%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (13.16%) Selenium
2 15 (13.16%) Jenkins
3 12 (10.53%) Maven
4 9 (7.89%) HP UFT
5 8 (7.02%) JUnit
5 8 (7.02%) WebDriver
6 7 (6.14%) Eclipse
6 7 (6.14%) JIRA
6 7 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (5.26%) Subversion
7 6 (5.26%) IntelliJ
7 6 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 6 (5.26%) TestNG
8 3 (2.63%) jMock
8 3 (2.63%) Hudson
8 3 (2.63%) Ant
8 3 (2.63%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.75%) Firebug
9 2 (1.75%) Gradle
General
1 60 (52.63%) Finance
2 13 (11.40%) Retail
3 8 (7.02%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (37.72%) QA Engineer
2 23 (20.18%) Software Engineer
3 17 (14.91%) Developer
4 8 (7.02%) Analyst
4 8 (7.02%) Test Analyst
4 8 (7.02%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (7.02%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (6.14%) Test Engineer
6 6 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
6 6 (5.26%) Test Leader
7 5 (4.39%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.51%) QA Analyst
9 3 (2.63%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.63%) Testing Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Head of Testing
9 3 (2.63%) Quality Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Test Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (46.49%) Web Services
2 32 (28.07%) HTML
3 28 (24.56%) XML
4 14 (12.28%) HTML5
5 12 (10.53%) .NET
6 11 (9.65%) CSS
7 9 (7.89%) J2EE
7 9 (7.89%) Spring
8 6 (5.26%) Ajax
8 6 (5.26%) Servlets
8 6 (5.26%) Hibernate
9 5 (4.39%) SOAP
10 4 (3.51%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (3.51%) REST
11 3 (2.63%) RESTful
11 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.63%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.63%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.63%) Java EE
11 3 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.30%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.79%) Data Structures
3 17 (14.91%) Visualisation
4 11 (9.65%) Algorithms
5 6 (5.26%) Mainframe
5 6 (5.26%) VSAM
6 3 (2.63%) E-Learning
6 3 (2.63%) Learning Management System
6 3 (2.63%) User Experience
7 2 (1.75%) Social Media
7 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.42%) UNIX
2 8 (7.02%) Linux
3 5 (4.39%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (37.72%) Manual Testing
3 38 (33.33%) TDD
4 36 (31.58%) Unit Testing
4 36 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 34 (29.82%) Waterfall
5 34 (29.82%) RAD
6 30 (26.32%) Integration Testing
6 30 (26.32%) Compatibility Testing
6 30 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
7 29 (25.44%) SDLC
8 28 (24.56%) Software Engineering
8 28 (24.56%) Regression Testing
9 25 (21.93%) User Stories
10 24 (21.05%) Performance Testing
11 14 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (11.40%) Refactoring
13 9 (7.89%) Software Testing
13 9 (7.89%) OO
13 9 (7.89%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 61 (53.51%) Java
2 34 (29.82%) SQL
3 21 (18.42%) PL/SQL
4 18 (15.79%) COBOL
5 14 (12.28%) JavaScript
6 12 (10.53%) C#
7 6 (5.26%) XPath
8 3 (2.63%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.75%) REXX
9 2 (1.75%) PHP
9 2 (1.75%) CLIST
9 2 (1.75%) JCL
10 1 (0.88%) Korn
10 1 (0.88%) C++
10 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (19.30%) Degree
2 15 (13.16%) ISEB
2 15 (13.16%) ISTQB
3 7 (6.14%) IC3 Certification
4 4 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (43.86%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.91%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (27.19%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.63%) Puppet
2 3 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (36.84%) Oracle
2 31 (27.19%) HP
3 20 (17.54%) Pega
4 3 (2.63%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.75%) VMware
5 2 (1.75%) TSYS
6 1 (0.88%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.88%) IBM
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago