The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Tester
Rank 99 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.09% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £49,250 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automation Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1157 949 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.31% 98.44% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 992 760 725
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the East Sussex region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in East Sussex

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Automation Tester
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 Automation Tester within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 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 - 8 £36,750 -
Hove - 4 £60,000 -
Automation Tester
South East

Automation Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (69.23%) WebDriver
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
5 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
5 6 (46.15%) BDD
5 6 (46.15%) ISEB
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) C#
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
7 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
7 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
7 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner
7 4 (30.77%) OO
7 4 (30.77%) UNIX
7 4 (30.77%) HTML
7 4 (30.77%) CSS
7 4 (30.77%) Hudson
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (30.77%) QA
7 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Test Management

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 13 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (69.23%) WebDriver
3 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
4 4 (30.77%) Hudson
4 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner
4 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
5 2 (15.38%) TestNG
5 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
6 1 (7.69%) Firebug
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Management
5 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) VBScript
3 2 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISEB
1 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA