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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 81 99 74
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -25
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 26 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.10% 1.22% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 1.57% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 38
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
1067 1086 1128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.12% 78.24% 76.89%
Number of salaries quoted 932 945 928
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham +11 10 £25,000 -41.17%
Crawley -8 4 £42,500 -
Worthing - 3 £35,500 -
Burgess Hill - 2 £62,500 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (58.14%) Selenium
2 21 (48.84%) PHP
3 17 (39.53%) Java
4 16 (37.21%) HTML
5 14 (32.56%) User Experience
6 13 (30.23%) CSS
6 13 (30.23%) Ajax
7 12 (27.91%) Subversion
7 12 (27.91%) Manual Testing
7 12 (27.91%) JSUnit
7 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
8 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
8 10 (23.26%) HTML5
8 10 (23.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (23.26%) Degree
9 9 (20.93%) QA
10 7 (16.28%) jQuery
10 7 (16.28%) REST
10 7 (16.28%) CSS3
10 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (16.28%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (16.28%) Analytics
10 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (16.28%) Web Accessibility
10 7 (16.28%) Advertising
10 7 (16.28%) SQL
10 7 (16.28%) XHTML
11 6 (13.95%) COBOL
11 6 (13.95%) Oracle

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
1 4 (9.30%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) Wireless
2 1 (2.33%) IPsec
2 1 (2.33%) DHCP
2 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.33%) FTP
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (58.14%) Selenium
2 12 (27.91%) Subversion
2 12 (27.91%) JSUnit
3 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.30%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.65%) JUnit
7 1 (2.33%) PyUnit
7 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.33%) SilkTest
7 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.33%) JMeter
7 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
7 1 (2.33%) NUnit
7 1 (2.33%) WebLOAD
7 1 (2.33%) Firebug
General
1 7 (16.28%) Advertising
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Analyst
2 14 (32.56%) Test Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (23.26%) Test Engineer
5 9 (20.93%) QA Engineer
6 8 (18.60%) QA Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Automated Test Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Mainframe Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Oracle Forms Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) Tester
11 1 (2.33%) Quality Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) Software Test Analyst
11 1 (2.33%) Validation Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) HTML
2 13 (30.23%) CSS
2 13 (30.23%) Ajax
3 10 (23.26%) HTML5
4 7 (16.28%) REST
4 7 (16.28%) CSS3
4 7 (16.28%) XHTML
4 7 (16.28%) jQuery
5 5 (11.63%) .NET
6 4 (9.30%) Web Services
6 4 (9.30%) XML
7 1 (2.33%) J2EE
7 1 (2.33%) Servlets
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) User Experience
2 6 (13.95%) Open Source
3 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.98%) Social Media
4 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.98%) VSAM
4 3 (6.98%) Graphic Design
4 3 (6.98%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) UNIX
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Manual Testing
3 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
3 10 (23.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (16.28%) Web Accessibility
4 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (16.28%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (16.28%) Analytics
5 5 (11.63%) Automation Testing
6 4 (9.30%) User Stories
6 4 (9.30%) Refactoring
6 4 (9.30%) Release Management
7 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.98%) Regression Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.65%) UX Design
8 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.65%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) PHP
2 17 (39.53%) Java
3 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) SQL
5 6 (13.95%) COBOL
6 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.65%) Python
7 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) HNC
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
1 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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