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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 83 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 24 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.04% 1.47% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.83% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 34
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £43,250 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -
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
1030 1092 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.51% 80.53% 75.98%
Number of salaries quoted 911 970 934
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,750 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Horsham +9 8 £25,000 -41.17%
Haywards Heath - 3 £27,500 - 1
Crawley +1 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Burgess Hill - 2 £62,500 - 2
Worthing - 2 £50,250 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) Selenium
2 23 (52.27%) PHP
3 19 (43.18%) Java
4 17 (38.64%) Manual Testing
5 16 (36.36%) HTML
6 15 (34.09%) Test Scripting
7 13 (29.55%) CSS
7 13 (29.55%) User Experience
8 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 12 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (27.27%) Ajax
9 11 (25.00%) Degree
9 11 (25.00%) QA
9 11 (25.00%) JSUnit
9 11 (25.00%) SQL
10 10 (22.73%) HTML5
11 8 (18.18%) Subversion
11 8 (18.18%) Finance
12 7 (15.91%) Advertising
12 7 (15.91%) XHTML
12 7 (15.91%) jQuery
12 7 (15.91%) REST
12 7 (15.91%) CSS3
12 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (15.91%) Web Accessibility
12 7 (15.91%) Automation Testing
12 7 (15.91%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (15.91%) Analytics
13 6 (13.64%) Open Source

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless
2 1 (2.27%) IPsec
2 1 (2.27%) DHCP
2 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.27%) FTP
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) DB2
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (52.27%) Selenium
2 11 (25.00%) JSUnit
3 8 (18.18%) Subversion
4 5 (11.36%) WebDriver
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (4.55%) JUnit
7 1 (2.27%) Appium
7 1 (2.27%) Trac
7 1 (2.27%) Calabash
7 1 (2.27%) LoadUI
7 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.27%) JMeter
7 1 (2.27%) LabVIEW
7 1 (2.27%) NUnit
7 1 (2.27%) WebLOAD
7 1 (2.27%) Firebug
7 1 (2.27%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Analyst
2 16 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 12 (27.27%) Test Engineer
4 11 (25.00%) QA Engineer
4 11 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (22.73%) QA Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Automated Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Mainframe Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Software Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Validation Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) HTML
2 13 (29.55%) CSS
3 12 (27.27%) Ajax
4 10 (22.73%) HTML5
5 7 (15.91%) REST
5 7 (15.91%) CSS3
5 7 (15.91%) jQuery
5 7 (15.91%) XHTML
6 5 (11.36%) XML
7 4 (9.09%) Web Services
7 4 (9.09%) .NET
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.27%) J2EE
9 1 (2.27%) Servlets
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) User Experience
2 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.82%) Social Media
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.82%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.82%) VSAM
3 3 (6.82%) Graphic Design
3 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) UNIX
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) Manual Testing
3 15 (34.09%) Test Scripting
4 12 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (15.91%) Web Accessibility
5 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (15.91%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (15.91%) Automation Testing
5 7 (15.91%) Analytics
6 6 (13.64%) Open Source
6 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Refactoring
7 4 (9.09%) User Stories
7 4 (9.09%) SDLC
8 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.82%) Project Management
8 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.55%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) PHP
2 19 (43.18%) Java
3 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (13.64%) COBOL
6 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.82%) C#
7 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.55%) Python
8 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) HNC
2 1 (2.27%) ISEB
2 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) HP
3 1 (2.27%) VMware
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