The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - - 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
192 123 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 91.00% 83.11% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 183 95 69
Median salary £51,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick 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 Gatwick

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Gatwick

Test Automation
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

Test Automation
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA