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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
South East / East Sussex
Rank 73 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 9 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.06% 0.60% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.68% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 15
Median salary £37,076 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -9.37%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
744 876 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 87.43% 87.86% 86.59%
Number of salaries quoted 688 763 755
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Test Automation
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +17 7 £37,076 +34.82% 1
Test Automation
South East

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (77.27%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) Selenium
3 15 (68.18%) ISTQB
4 13 (59.09%) SQL
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 12 (54.55%) ISEB
5 12 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (50.00%) Software Testing
7 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
8 8 (36.36%) .NET
8 8 (36.36%) Integration Testing
8 8 (36.36%) Test Scripting
8 8 (36.36%) QA
8 8 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
10 6 (27.27%) Test Management
11 4 (18.18%) Web Testing
11 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (18.18%) TDD
11 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
12 3 (13.64%) HTML
12 3 (13.64%) PHP
12 3 (13.64%) XML
12 3 (13.64%) React
12 3 (13.64%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
12 3 (13.64%) Node.js
12 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
12 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Selenium
2 12 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.64%) CircleCI
3 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
3 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (13.64%) Protractor
4 1 (4.55%) JMeter
4 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Analyst
1 19 (86.36%) Test Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Software Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Software Test Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Tester
4 4 (18.18%) Junior
4 4 (18.18%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Junior Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Junior Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Tester
5 3 (13.64%) QA Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (13.64%) QA Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) QA Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) Node.js
2 3 (13.64%) React
2 3 (13.64%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.55%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Integration Testing
4 8 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Test Management
7 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 4 (18.18%) Web Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Project Management
9 2 (9.09%) SDLC
9 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
10 1 (4.55%) Code Coverage
10 1 (4.55%) ITIL
10 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
10 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) ISTQB
2 12 (54.55%) ISEB
3 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
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