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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 66 93 104
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 13 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.49% 0.96% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.10% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 2
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,736 £45,000 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
766 996 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 87.64% 86.53% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 698 855 812
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,320 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £65,000
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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +27 11 £35,000 -6.66%
Test Automation
South East

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (80.00%) Selenium
3 19 (76.00%) C#
4 15 (60.00%) SQL
4 15 (60.00%) ISTQB
5 13 (52.00%) ISEB
6 12 (48.00%) Software Testing
6 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (44.00%) QA
8 9 (36.00%) Regression Testing
8 9 (36.00%) .NET
9 8 (32.00%) Integration Testing
9 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
9 8 (32.00%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
10 6 (24.00%) XML
10 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
11 5 (20.00%) TDD
11 5 (20.00%) HTML
11 5 (20.00%) Test Management
12 4 (16.00%) Web Testing
12 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (16.00%) Node.js
12 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
12 4 (16.00%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (16.00%) Protractor
12 4 (16.00%) CircleCI
12 4 (16.00%) React

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) CICS
1 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) DB2
1 1 (4.00%) Easytrieve
1 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Selenium
2 12 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (16.00%) CircleCI
4 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (16.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (16.00%) Protractor
5 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
7 1 (4.00%) JIRA
7 1 (4.00%) JMeter
7 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (4.00%) XPEDITER
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.00%) Publishing
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Analyst
2 21 (84.00%) Test Analyst
3 10 (40.00%) Software Analyst
3 10 (40.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 9 (36.00%) Tester
5 5 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) Automation Tester
5 5 (20.00%) QA Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) QA Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Junior Test Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Junior Tester
6 4 (16.00%) QA Automation Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) QA Automation Tester
6 4 (16.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) QA Test Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) QA Tester
6 4 (16.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) XML
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) Node.js
4 4 (16.00%) React
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.00%) Middleware
5 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.00%) DataPower
1 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (36.00%) Regression Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Integration Testing
4 8 (32.00%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
6 5 (20.00%) TDD
6 5 (20.00%) Test Management
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.00%) Web Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) User Stories
9 1 (4.00%) Code Coverage
9 1 (4.00%) Content Management
9 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.00%) Migration
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) COBOL
5 1 (4.00%) JCL
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) REXX
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 13 (52.00%) ISEB
3 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) Syncsort