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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 86 88 78
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 14 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.15% 0.81% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.09% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 13
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £33,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
1003 824 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 82.28% 73.97% 81.43%
Number of salaries quoted 880 716 978
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £29,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Crawley +6 5 £32,500 +4.83%
Chichester - 4 - -
Gatwick - 2 £47,500 - 2
Worthing - 1 £23,500 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £55,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 20 (55.56%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) Selenium
4 13 (36.11%) Software Testing
4 13 (36.11%) OO
5 12 (33.33%) CSS
5 12 (33.33%) Web Services
5 12 (33.33%) HTML
5 12 (33.33%) Java
5 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 11 (30.56%) PHP
6 11 (30.56%) QA
6 11 (30.56%) Degree
7 10 (27.78%) jQuery
8 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (19.44%) Linux
9 7 (19.44%) ColdFusion
9 7 (19.44%) XML
9 7 (19.44%) C++
9 7 (19.44%) Web Development
10 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
10 6 (16.67%) FreeMarker
10 6 (16.67%) HTML5
10 6 (16.67%) CSS3
10 6 (16.67%) Velocity
10 6 (16.67%) Publishing
10 6 (16.67%) Scrum
10 6 (16.67%) W3C
10 6 (16.67%) XHTML

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (19.44%) ColdFusion
2 4 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) DHCP
1 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 4 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Selenium
2 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Subversion
2 4 (11.11%) PHPUnit
3 3 (8.33%) Mockito
3 3 (8.33%) JUnit
3 3 (8.33%) jMock
4 2 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.56%) NUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Redmine
5 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.78%) WatiN
General
1 6 (16.67%) Publishing
2 2 (5.56%) Front Office
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Tester
3 10 (27.78%) Analyst
4 9 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 9 (25.00%) Test Engineer
5 7 (19.44%) QA Tester
5 7 (19.44%) QA Engineer
5 7 (19.44%) QA Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) Web Tester
5 7 (19.44%) Web Engineer
6 6 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (16.67%) UI Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 6 (16.67%) UI Programmer
7 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Junior
8 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Systems Tester
9 2 (5.56%) Junior Test Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) HTML
1 12 (33.33%) CSS
1 12 (33.33%) Web Services
2 10 (27.78%) jQuery
3 7 (19.44%) XML
4 6 (16.67%) XHTML
4 6 (16.67%) HTML5
4 6 (16.67%) FreeMarker
4 6 (16.67%) Velocity
4 6 (16.67%) CSS3
5 4 (11.11%) Spring
5 4 (11.11%) JSON
6 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 3 (8.33%) .NET
6 3 (8.33%) J2EE
7 2 (5.56%) SOAP
7 2 (5.56%) WinForms
7 2 (5.56%) WPF
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) W3C
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) UNIX
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) OO
2 13 (36.11%) Software Testing
3 7 (19.44%) Web Development
4 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) BDD
5 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
5 5 (13.89%) TDD
6 4 (11.11%) Content Management
6 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Build Automation
6 4 (11.11%) Kanban
6 4 (11.11%) OO PHP
6 4 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.56%) Web Testing
8 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (30.56%) PHP
4 7 (19.44%) C++
5 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.11%) XQuery
5 4 (11.11%) Tcl
5 4 (11.11%) XPath
6 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.56%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) ISEB
3 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Informatica
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Mercator
Gatwick, West Sussex
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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