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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 65 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 34 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.19% 0.50% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 0.58% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £44,761 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
899 694 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 84.33% 86.43% 79.91%
Number of salaries quoted 760 524 626
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 +9 31 £40,000 -10.15% 2
Test Automation
South East

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 33 (94.29%) Selenium
2 31 (88.57%) WebDriver
2 31 (88.57%) Java
3 28 (80.00%) C#
3 28 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 26 (74.29%) ISEB
5 25 (71.43%) TestNG
5 25 (71.43%) Cucumber
6 23 (65.71%) Eclipse
6 23 (65.71%) IntelliJ
6 23 (65.71%) SQL
7 22 (62.86%) Test Scripting
8 21 (60.00%) BDD
8 21 (60.00%) TDD
9 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (54.29%) SpecFlow
11 13 (37.14%) Automated Testing
12 12 (34.29%) Test Management
12 12 (34.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 10 (28.57%) Firebug
13 10 (28.57%) ISTQB
14 7 (20.00%) Windows
14 7 (20.00%) Web Services
14 7 (20.00%) Finance
15 6 (17.14%) HTML
15 6 (17.14%) VBScript
15 6 (17.14%) VB
15 6 (17.14%) QA
15 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
16 5 (14.29%) Maven

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (94.29%) Selenium
2 31 (88.57%) WebDriver
3 28 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 25 (71.43%) Cucumber
4 25 (71.43%) TestNG
5 23 (65.71%) Eclipse
5 23 (65.71%) IntelliJ
6 19 (54.29%) SpecFlow
7 10 (28.57%) Firebug
8 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
9 5 (14.29%) Subversion
9 5 (14.29%) Maven
10 4 (11.43%) JUnit
11 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Test Analyst
1 26 (74.29%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Automation Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Automation Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Test Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.86%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) QA Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) QA Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Web Services
2 6 (17.14%) HTML
3 5 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.86%) LAMP
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.86%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Test Scripting
2 21 (60.00%) BDD
2 21 (60.00%) TDD
3 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (37.14%) Automated Testing
5 12 (34.29%) Test Management
6 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
6 4 (11.43%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.86%) OO
9 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.86%) ETL
9 1 (2.86%) RDF
9 1 (2.86%) MVC
9 1 (2.86%) Manual Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.86%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) Java
2 28 (80.00%) C#
3 23 (65.71%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) VBScript
4 6 (17.14%) VB
5 2 (5.71%) XPath
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) ISEB
2 12 (34.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 4 (11.43%) VCP4
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago