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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 53 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 55 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.28% 1.24% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.07% 1.48% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 44 11 9
Average salary £37,750 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.15% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £33,800
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
1084 1011 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 84.42% 83.55% 76.72%
Number of salaries quoted 943 888 748
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Haywards Heath - 15 £27,500 - 2
Crawley +1 11 £33,000 +1.53%
Burgess Hill +4 2 £60,000 +9.09%
Worthing 0 2 £32,500 +38.29%
Gatwick -7 1 £23,500 -50.52%
East Grinstead - 1 £50,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 62 (78.48%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (59.49%) Manual Testing
3 41 (51.90%) Finance
4 39 (49.37%) Java
5 38 (48.10%) SQL
6 32 (40.51%) Regression Testing
7 30 (37.97%) QA
8 28 (35.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 27 (34.18%) Web Services
10 26 (32.91%) Oracle
11 24 (30.38%) SDLC
12 23 (29.11%) MS Excel
13 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
14 21 (26.58%) Test Scripting
15 20 (25.32%) Selenium
16 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (22.78%) User Stories
17 18 (22.78%) Windows
18 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
19 16 (20.25%) TDD
19 16 (20.25%) HTML
19 16 (20.25%) PHP
19 16 (20.25%) RAD
19 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
20 15 (18.99%) C#
20 15 (18.99%) Performance Testing
20 15 (18.99%) Unit Testing
20 15 (18.99%) Refactoring
21 14 (17.72%) Integration Testing
21 14 (17.72%) Compatibility Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (15.19%) IIS
2 10 (12.66%) WebLogic
3 7 (8.86%) ColdFusion
4 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (29.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.27%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.80%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.27%) FTP
3 1 (1.27%) HTTP
3 1 (1.27%) DHCP
3 1 (1.27%) DNS
3 1 (1.27%) Wireless
3 1 (1.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (13.92%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.06%) DB2
5 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Selenium
2 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 11 (13.92%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (7.59%) Subversion
5 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.06%) Maven
6 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.80%) JIRA
7 3 (3.80%) TestComplete
7 3 (3.80%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.80%) Trac
8 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.53%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.53%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.53%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.53%) JUnit
9 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.27%) SilkTest
9 1 (1.27%) JMeter
9 1 (1.27%) LabVIEW
General
1 41 (51.90%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (34.18%) QA Engineer
2 19 (24.05%) Tester
3 17 (21.52%) Test Engineer
4 15 (18.99%) Software Engineer
4 15 (18.99%) Analyst
4 15 (18.99%) Test Analyst
5 13 (16.46%) Software Tester
6 11 (13.92%) Developer
6 11 (13.92%) QA Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Web Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Web Tester
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) QA Tester
8 4 (5.06%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Oracle Forms Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Mainframe Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Validation Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Senior QA Engineer
11 1 (1.27%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.18%) Web Services
2 16 (20.25%) HTML
3 14 (17.72%) .NET
3 14 (17.72%) XML
4 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET
5 10 (12.66%) HTML5
6 6 (7.59%) CSS
7 2 (2.53%) SOAP
8 1 (1.27%) REST
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.27%) Servlets
8 1 (1.27%) J2EE
8 1 (1.27%) JMS
8 1 (1.27%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.27%) Spring
8 1 (1.27%) Ajax
8 1 (1.27%) Java EE
8 1 (1.27%) WCF
8 1 (1.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (17.72%) Visualisation
3 13 (16.46%) Data Structures
4 10 (12.66%) Social Media
5 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
6 6 (7.59%) Mainframe
6 6 (7.59%) User Experience
7 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
8 3 (3.80%) VSAM
8 3 (3.80%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.78%) Windows
2 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (13.92%) UNIX
4 3 (3.80%) Linux
5 1 (1.27%) Android
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (78.48%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (59.49%) Manual Testing
3 32 (40.51%) Regression Testing
4 28 (35.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 24 (30.38%) SDLC
6 21 (26.58%) Test Scripting
7 18 (22.78%) User Stories
8 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
9 16 (20.25%) TDD
9 16 (20.25%) RAD
10 15 (18.99%) Performance Testing
10 15 (18.99%) Refactoring
10 15 (18.99%) Unit Testing
11 14 (17.72%) Integration Testing
11 14 (17.72%) Compatibility Testing
11 14 (17.72%) Waterfall
11 14 (17.72%) System Integration Testing
12 13 (16.46%) Software Testing
13 12 (15.19%) Project Management
13 12 (15.19%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 39 (49.37%) Java
2 38 (48.10%) SQL
3 16 (20.25%) PHP
4 15 (18.99%) C#
5 13 (16.46%) COBOL
5 13 (16.46%) T-SQL
6 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
7 7 (8.86%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.80%) VB
8 3 (3.80%) VBA
9 2 (2.53%) Python
9 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.53%) C++
10 1 (1.27%) C
10 1 (1.27%) JCL
10 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.27%) CLIST
10 1 (1.27%) REXX
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) ISEB
2 6 (7.59%) ISTQB
3 5 (6.33%) Degree
4 3 (3.80%) HNC
5 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (37.97%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (17.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Oracle
2 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
3 14 (17.72%) HP
4 6 (7.59%) Pega
5 3 (3.80%) IBM
6 1 (1.27%) TSYS
6 1 (1.27%) VMware
6 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonuses + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Posted: 24 days ago