The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation 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 Test Automation over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 88 122 78
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -44
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.19% 0.068% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.082% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 12
Average salary £40,095 £37,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.92% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Test Automation
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
883 1220 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 84.10% 83.22% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 732 1027 659
Average salary £43,300 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Test Automation
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in East Sussex

Test Automation
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 Test Automation within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 July 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 +27 2 £40,095 +6.92% 2
Test Automation
South East

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 32 (88.89%) HP UFT
1 32 (88.89%) Selenium
2 31 (86.11%) Java
3 29 (80.56%) WebDriver
4 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (75.00%) TestNG
5 27 (75.00%) C#
6 26 (72.22%) SQL
7 25 (69.44%) Eclipse
7 25 (69.44%) IntelliJ
8 24 (66.67%) Test Scripting
9 23 (63.89%) ISEB
10 18 (50.00%) Test Management
11 16 (44.44%) Finance
11 16 (44.44%) Firebug
11 16 (44.44%) Automated Testing
11 16 (44.44%) ISTQB
12 15 (41.67%) TDD
12 15 (41.67%) Cucumber
12 15 (41.67%) BDD
13 14 (38.89%) Maven
13 14 (38.89%) HTML
14 13 (36.11%) XML
14 13 (36.11%) Subversion
14 13 (36.11%) Waterfall
14 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
14 13 (36.11%) SpecFlow
14 13 (36.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
16 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (88.89%) HP UFT
1 32 (88.89%) Selenium
2 29 (80.56%) WebDriver
3 27 (75.00%) TestNG
4 25 (69.44%) Eclipse
4 25 (69.44%) IntelliJ
5 16 (44.44%) Firebug
6 15 (41.67%) Cucumber
7 14 (38.89%) Maven
8 13 (36.11%) SpecFlow
8 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
8 13 (36.11%) Subversion
9 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (5.56%) LoadRunner
11 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Test Analyst
1 23 (63.89%) Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Automation Analyst
3 12 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Test Leader
5 6 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Tester
7 3 (8.33%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Test Manager
9 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) QA Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) QA Test Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) QA Leader
9 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) QA Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) HTML
2 13 (36.11%) XML
3 7 (19.44%) Web Services
4 2 (5.56%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.78%) .NET
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 18 (50.00%) Test Management
4 16 (44.44%) Automated Testing
5 15 (41.67%) TDD
5 15 (41.67%) BDD
6 13 (36.11%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.89%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) RDF
9 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Software Delivery
10 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.78%) Data Analytics
10 1 (2.78%) Analytics
10 1 (2.78%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) Java
2 27 (75.00%) C#
3 26 (72.22%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) XPath
4 6 (16.67%) VBScript
4 6 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) ISEB
2 16 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 13 (36.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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