The table below looks at the statistics for the Automated Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Tester
Rank 20 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automated Tester 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.01% - 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% - 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
Automated Tester
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99 90 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 100.00% 96.77% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 96 85 154
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Automated Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Tester in the job title across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automated Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Automated Tester
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick region that cited Automated Tester in their job title 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 with Automated Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver

Automated Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick region that cited Automated Tester in their job title 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 with Automated Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL