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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 85 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 20 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.81% 0.62% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 0.78% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 21
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
880 898 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 79.42% 79.82% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 763 796 845
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 February 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 February 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
Crawley -3 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Gatwick - 4 £40,000 -
Horsham - 4 £30,000 - 1
Worthing - 1 £35,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 20 (66.67%) Selenium
2 15 (50.00%) PHP
3 13 (43.33%) HTML
3 13 (43.33%) CSS
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) Ajax
3 13 (43.33%) User Experience
4 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) JSUnit
5 11 (36.67%) Subversion
6 9 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 8 (26.67%) Degree
8 7 (23.33%) Advertising
8 7 (23.33%) XHTML
8 7 (23.33%) Java
8 7 (23.33%) jQuery
8 7 (23.33%) Web Accessibility
8 7 (23.33%) HTML5
8 7 (23.33%) REST
8 7 (23.33%) CSS3
8 7 (23.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (23.33%) Analytics
9 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
10 5 (16.67%) XML
10 5 (16.67%) Front Office
10 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 5 (16.67%) JIRA
10 5 (16.67%) WebDriver

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Selenium
2 12 (40.00%) JSUnit
3 11 (36.67%) Subversion
4 5 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 5 (16.67%) JIRA
5 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (13.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.33%) Gradle
6 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.33%) SilkTest
6 1 (3.33%) JUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.33%) Firebug
6 1 (3.33%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 7 (23.33%) Advertising
2 5 (16.67%) Front Office
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
1 12 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Automated Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 3 (10.00%) QA Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Automated Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) HTML
1 13 (43.33%) CSS
1 13 (43.33%) Ajax
2 7 (23.33%) jQuery
2 7 (23.33%) HTML5
2 7 (23.33%) REST
2 7 (23.33%) CSS3
2 7 (23.33%) XHTML
3 5 (16.67%) XML
4 4 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) Open Source
3 3 (10.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (23.33%) Web Accessibility
3 7 (23.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (23.33%) Analytics
4 6 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Release Management
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.33%) UX Design
8 1 (3.33%) Functional Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Usability Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) PHP
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) Java
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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