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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 97 90 97
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 18 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.41% 1.75% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.96% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 15
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -17.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £41,500
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
1116 1072 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.19% 89.48% 83.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1058 951 1020
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 June 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 June 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
East Grinstead - 4 £38,750 -
Burgess Hill -13 3 £35,000 -41.66%
Chichester - 1 £28,500 - 1
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 46 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 26 (48.15%) RAD
4 25 (46.30%) TDD
5 23 (42.59%) Unit Testing
5 23 (42.59%) Integration Testing
6 21 (38.89%) HP
7 20 (37.04%) Mainframe
7 20 (37.04%) QA
7 20 (37.04%) Manual Testing
7 20 (37.04%) SDLC
8 19 (35.19%) Functional Testing
8 19 (35.19%) JCL
8 19 (35.19%) COBOL
9 18 (33.33%) CICS
10 17 (31.48%) DB2
10 17 (31.48%) Degree
10 17 (31.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (29.63%) User Stories
11 16 (29.63%) System Integration Testing
11 16 (29.63%) VSAM
11 16 (29.63%) Web Services
12 15 (27.78%) Java
12 15 (27.78%) Computer Science
12 15 (27.78%) Waterfall
13 14 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
13 14 (25.93%) C#
14 13 (24.07%) REXX
14 13 (24.07%) Performance Testing
15 12 (22.22%) 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 18 (33.33%) CICS
2 6 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (7.41%) ColdFusion
4 2 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (22.22%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) DB2
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Selenium
2 7 (12.96%) SoapUI
2 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.56%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.70%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.70%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.70%) NUnit
4 2 (3.70%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) JMeter
5 1 (1.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.85%) Selenium IDE
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Tester
2 15 (27.78%) QA Engineer
3 12 (22.22%) Developer
4 11 (20.37%) Agile Tester
4 11 (20.37%) QA Tester
5 9 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Test Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) QA Test Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Mainframe Software Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) CICS Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Mainframe Developer
8 4 (7.41%) QA Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) QA Test Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Systems Tester
8 4 (7.41%) Web Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Web Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Web Test Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) Web Services
2 7 (12.96%) HTML
3 5 (9.26%) .NET
3 5 (9.26%) XML
4 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.41%) CSS
4 4 (7.41%) HTML5
5 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.70%) ISPF
6 2 (3.70%) jQuery
6 2 (3.70%) RESTful
6 2 (3.70%) WCF
6 2 (3.70%) XSL
7 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Mainframe
2 16 (29.63%) VSAM
3 15 (27.78%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.26%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.56%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (3.70%) Social Media
7 1 (1.85%) DataPower
7 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) zOS
2 1 (1.85%) Android
2 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 26 (48.15%) RAD
4 25 (46.30%) TDD
5 23 (42.59%) Integration Testing
5 23 (42.59%) Unit Testing
6 20 (37.04%) Manual Testing
6 20 (37.04%) SDLC
7 19 (35.19%) Functional Testing
8 17 (31.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (29.63%) System Integration Testing
9 16 (29.63%) User Stories
10 15 (27.78%) Waterfall
11 13 (24.07%) Performance Testing
12 11 (20.37%) Compatibility Testing
12 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
13 8 (14.81%) Automation Testing
13 8 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (12.96%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) COBOL
1 19 (35.19%) JCL
2 15 (27.78%) Java
3 14 (25.93%) C#
4 13 (24.07%) REXX
5 11 (20.37%) CLIST
5 11 (20.37%) SQL
6 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.41%) PHP
8 2 (3.70%) Assembly Language
8 2 (3.70%) PL/1
9 1 (1.85%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) ISEB
2 6 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (37.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 14 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) HP
2 11 (20.37%) TSYS
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle
4 4 (7.41%) Pega
4 4 (7.41%) SAP
5 3 (5.56%) IBM
5 3 (5.56%) Informatica
6 1 (1.85%) BMC
6 1 (1.85%) Compuware
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + 25 days hol, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago