The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 113 73 88
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +15
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.28% 1.84% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 2.26% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 6
Average salary £37,500 £75,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +91.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1087 665 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 76.87% 81.50% 68.14%
Number of salaries quoted 928 577 604
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,052 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Automation
South East

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 31 July 2014. 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 -36 4 £37,500 -50.00% 1
Test Automation
South East

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Test Management
2 7 (77.78%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) ISEB
4 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 5 (55.56%) Selenium
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) VBScript
4 5 (55.56%) VB
4 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
4 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
5 4 (44.44%) TestNG
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) HP
7 2 (22.22%) Change Control
7 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
7 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
7 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (22.22%) QA
7 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
7 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 2 (22.22%) Information Management
7 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 2 (22.22%) Release Management

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
3 4 (44.44%) TestNG
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Automation Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Test Management
2 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Information Management
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 2 (22.22%) SSADM
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) VBScript
1 5 (55.56%) VB
2 4 (44.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9000
1 2 (22.22%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
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