The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 25 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.73% 1.20% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 1.55% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Median salary £37,500 £23,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.57% -50.52%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
157 129 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 92.90% 77.71% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 150 107 68
Median salary £52,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Gatwick region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Gatwick

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Automated Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 8 (88.89%) C
1 8 (88.89%) C++
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Embedded C
1 8 (88.89%) Embedded C++
1 8 (88.89%) Smartcard
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
1 8 (88.89%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Test Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) QMS

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Embedded Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Software Test Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Test Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Test Leader
3 4 (44.44%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Database Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Smartcard
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
1 8 (88.89%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) QMS
2 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C
1 8 (88.89%) C++
1 8 (88.89%) Embedded C
1 8 (88.89%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification