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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 86 84 81
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 11 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.95% 0.72% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.90% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 20
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,425 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
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
917 891 1304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 78.78% 80.34% 84.24%
Number of salaries quoted 792 802 1146
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Gatwick - 6 £47,500 -
Crawley -5 3 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Worthing - 1 £23,500 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 11 (39.29%) Manual Testing
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
5 9 (32.14%) Degree
5 9 (32.14%) Selenium
6 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 8 (28.57%) QA
6 8 (28.57%) CSS
6 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 8 (28.57%) PHP
6 8 (28.57%) HTML
6 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 7 (25.00%) OO
7 7 (25.00%) ColdFusion
7 7 (25.00%) Java
7 7 (25.00%) Web Development
7 7 (25.00%) jQuery
7 7 (25.00%) User Experience
8 6 (21.43%) FreeMarker
8 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Velocity
8 6 (21.43%) HTML5
8 6 (21.43%) CSS3
8 6 (21.43%) JIRA
8 6 (21.43%) Front Office
8 6 (21.43%) Publishing
8 6 (21.43%) XHTML
8 6 (21.43%) XML

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (25.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Selenium
2 6 (21.43%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.57%) Redmine
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) WatiN
4 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (21.43%) Front Office
1 6 (21.43%) Publishing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Tester
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Test Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 7 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Web Tester
3 7 (25.00%) Web Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (21.43%) UI Developer
4 6 (21.43%) UI Programmer
5 5 (17.86%) Test Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
1 8 (28.57%) CSS
2 7 (25.00%) jQuery
3 6 (21.43%) HTML5
3 6 (21.43%) FreeMarker
3 6 (21.43%) CSS3
3 6 (21.43%) Velocity
3 6 (21.43%) XML
3 6 (21.43%) XHTML
4 4 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) WPF
5 2 (7.14%) WinForms
6 1 (3.57%) JSON
6 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) User Experience
2 6 (21.43%) W3C
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Open Source
4 1 (3.57%) Social Media
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 11 (39.29%) Manual Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 7 (25.00%) Web Development
5 7 (25.00%) OO
6 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.14%) ETL
8 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.57%) E-business
9 1 (3.57%) DSDM
9 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.57%) Kanban
9 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) PHP
3 7 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Tcl
5 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Informatica
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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