The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 103 79 94
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.60% 2.84% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 3.21% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 11
Median salary £38,750 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.97% +16.92%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1179 1029 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.18% 88.40% 85.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 889 1012
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in West Sussex

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Automated Testing
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
East Grinstead - 3 £37,500 -
Chichester - 2 £28,500 -
Burgess Hill -15 1 £60,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £47,500 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) TDD
2 23 (48.94%) RAD
2 23 (48.94%) Regression Testing
3 21 (44.68%) Unit Testing
3 21 (44.68%) Integration Testing
4 19 (40.43%) Mainframe
5 18 (38.30%) JCL
5 18 (38.30%) HP
5 18 (38.30%) COBOL
6 17 (36.17%) CICS
7 16 (34.04%) DB2
7 16 (34.04%) SDLC
8 15 (31.91%) System Integration Testing
8 15 (31.91%) User Stories
8 15 (31.91%) VSAM
9 14 (29.79%) Manual Testing
9 14 (29.79%) QA
9 14 (29.79%) Java
9 14 (29.79%) Web Services
9 14 (29.79%) Functional Testing
9 14 (29.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (27.66%) Waterfall
10 13 (27.66%) Degree
11 12 (25.53%) Performance Testing
11 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
11 12 (25.53%) REXX
11 12 (25.53%) Finance
11 12 (25.53%) C#
11 12 (25.53%) HP Quality Center

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 17 (36.17%) CICS
2 4 (8.51%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) Confluence
4 1 (2.13%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (23.40%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) DB2
2 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) SoapUI
1 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.38%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) NUnit
3 2 (4.26%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Tester
2 12 (25.53%) Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Agile Tester
3 10 (21.28%) QA Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Software Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Test Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) QA Tester
7 5 (10.64%) Mainframe Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) CICS Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Java Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Mainframe Developer
8 4 (8.51%) QA Test Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Agile Developer
9 3 (6.38%) GUI Tester
9 3 (6.38%) Informatica Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Systems Tester
9 3 (6.38%) XML Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Architect
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) Web Services
2 6 (12.77%) HTML
3 5 (10.64%) XML
4 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.38%) .NET
5 3 (6.38%) CSS
5 3 (6.38%) HTML5
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
6 2 (4.26%) ISPF
6 2 (4.26%) jQuery
6 2 (4.26%) RESTful
6 2 (4.26%) WCF
6 2 (4.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Mainframe
2 15 (31.91%) VSAM
3 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.64%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
5 3 (6.38%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (4.26%) Social Media
7 1 (2.13%) DataPower
7 1 (2.13%) Fintech
7 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.13%) Smartcard
7 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) zOS
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) RAD
2 23 (48.94%) Regression Testing
2 23 (48.94%) TDD
3 21 (44.68%) Integration Testing
3 21 (44.68%) Unit Testing
4 16 (34.04%) SDLC
5 15 (31.91%) System Integration Testing
5 15 (31.91%) User Stories
6 14 (29.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (29.79%) Functional Testing
6 14 (29.79%) Manual Testing
7 13 (27.66%) Waterfall
8 12 (25.53%) Performance Testing
8 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
9 10 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (19.15%) Compatibility Testing
11 8 (17.02%) Automation Testing
12 7 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (12.77%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) COBOL
1 18 (38.30%) JCL
2 14 (29.79%) Java
3 12 (25.53%) C#
3 12 (25.53%) REXX
4 10 (21.28%) CLIST
4 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.02%) SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.26%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) PL/1
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) ISEB
2 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) HP
2 10 (21.28%) TSYS
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle
4 4 (8.51%) Pega
5 3 (6.38%) IBM
5 3 (6.38%) Informatica
5 3 (6.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) BMC
6 1 (2.13%) Compuware