The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hove - - 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Test Automation
East 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 Hove region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hove
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hove 81.25% 28.57% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 12
Average salary £47,500 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Hove region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Hove

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Hove

Test Automation
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hove 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SSADM
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9000
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) TickIT
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hove 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SSADM
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9000
1 2 (100.00%) TickIT
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center