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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 103 66 92
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +26
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 11 48 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.82% 3.82% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 4.42% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 12
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +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 1087 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.66% 86.54% 86.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 946 942
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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
Gatwick -3 5 £47,500 +102.12%
Chichester - 2 £28,500 -
East Grinstead -1 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Crawley -11 1 £30,000 -15.49%
Burgess Hill -15 1 £38,500 -35.83%
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (51.06%) TDD
2 24 (51.06%) RAD
3 20 (42.55%) Regression Testing
4 19 (40.43%) Mainframe
4 19 (40.43%) Unit Testing
5 18 (38.30%) Integration Testing
5 18 (38.30%) JCL
5 18 (38.30%) COBOL
6 17 (36.17%) CICS
7 16 (34.04%) DB2
7 16 (34.04%) Software Engineering
8 15 (31.91%) VSAM
8 15 (31.91%) HP
9 14 (29.79%) System Integration Testing
9 14 (29.79%) SDLC
10 13 (27.66%) User Stories
10 13 (27.66%) Finance
10 13 (27.66%) Java
10 13 (27.66%) Web Services
11 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
11 12 (25.53%) REXX
11 12 (25.53%) QA
11 12 (25.53%) Manual Testing
11 12 (25.53%) Functional Testing
11 12 (25.53%) Waterfall
12 11 (23.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (23.40%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (23.40%) Degree
12 11 (23.40%) VisionPLUS

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%) Tomcat
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 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) SoapUI
1 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.38%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
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%) Ant
4 1 (2.13%) Grunt
4 1 (2.13%) gulp
4 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.13%) Maven
4 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Test Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Tester
3 9 (19.15%) Software Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) QA Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Agile Tester
6 5 (10.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Embedded Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Mainframe Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) CICS Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Lead Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Mainframe Developer
7 4 (8.51%) QA Tester
7 4 (8.51%) Test Leader
8 3 (6.38%) Agile Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Java Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) QA Test Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) Web Services
2 7 (14.89%) HTML
3 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.64%) CSS
4 5 (10.64%) XML
5 4 (8.51%) HTML5
6 3 (6.38%) .NET
6 3 (6.38%) jQuery
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle ADF
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.26%) CSS3
7 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
7 2 (4.26%) ISPF
7 2 (4.26%) React
7 2 (4.26%) RESTful
7 2 (4.26%) WCF
7 2 (4.26%) XSL
8 1 (2.13%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Mainframe
2 15 (31.91%) VSAM
3 9 (19.15%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.64%) Smartcard
5 4 (8.51%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (4.26%) Social Media
6 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.13%) DataPower
7 1 (2.13%) Fintech
7 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) zOS
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (51.06%) RAD
2 24 (51.06%) TDD
3 20 (42.55%) Regression Testing
4 19 (40.43%) Unit Testing
5 18 (38.30%) Integration Testing
6 16 (34.04%) Software Engineering
7 14 (29.79%) SDLC
7 14 (29.79%) System Integration Testing
8 13 (27.66%) User Stories
9 12 (25.53%) Functional Testing
9 12 (25.53%) Manual Testing
9 12 (25.53%) Waterfall
10 11 (23.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (21.28%) Performance Testing
12 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (17.02%) Compatibility Testing
14 7 (14.89%) Test Strategy
15 6 (12.77%) Automation Testing
16 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) COBOL
1 18 (38.30%) JCL
2 13 (27.66%) Java
3 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.53%) REXX
4 10 (21.28%) C#
4 10 (21.28%) CLIST
5 6 (12.77%) SQL
6 5 (10.64%) C
6 5 (10.64%) C++
6 5 (10.64%) Embedded C
6 5 (10.64%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.26%) Assembly Language
7 2 (4.26%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) ISEB
2 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) HP
2 10 (21.28%) TSYS
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Informatica
5 2 (4.26%) Pega
6 1 (2.13%) BMC
6 1 (2.13%) Compuware
6 1 (2.13%) SAP