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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 75 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 22 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.92% 1.12% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 1.43% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 24
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,750 £47,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
948 976 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 82.79% 78.08% 76.39%
Number of salaries quoted 819 854 870
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,933
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 March 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 March 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
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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 -10 6 £42,500 -
Horsham +2 5 £30,000 -29.41%
Worthing - 2 £50,000 -
Burgess Hill - 2 £62,500 -
Gatwick +16 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (54.05%) Selenium
2 16 (43.24%) HTML
3 15 (40.54%) PHP
4 14 (37.84%) User Experience
5 13 (35.14%) CSS
5 13 (35.14%) Ajax
6 12 (32.43%) Java
6 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
6 12 (32.43%) JSUnit
7 11 (29.73%) Subversion
8 10 (27.03%) Degree
8 10 (27.03%) HTML5
9 8 (21.62%) SQL
10 7 (18.92%) XHTML
10 7 (18.92%) Advertising
10 7 (18.92%) REST
10 7 (18.92%) CSS3
10 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (18.92%) Manual Testing
10 7 (18.92%) Web Accessibility
10 7 (18.92%) jQuery
10 7 (18.92%) Test Scripting
10 7 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (18.92%) Analytics
11 6 (16.22%) Open Source
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle
11 6 (16.22%) XML
12 5 (13.51%) .NET
12 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (10.81%) WebLogic
1 4 (10.81%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DHCP
1 1 (2.70%) FTP
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.41%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Selenium
2 12 (32.43%) JSUnit
3 11 (29.73%) Subversion
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (13.51%) WebDriver
5 4 (10.81%) SoapUI
5 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.41%) JIRA
7 1 (2.70%) JUnit
7 1 (2.70%) Firebug
7 1 (2.70%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.70%) SilkTest
7 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.70%) Gradle
7 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (18.92%) Advertising
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Front Office
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.81%) QA Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Automated Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (8.11%) QA Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Mainframe Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Automated Tester
8 1 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) HTML
2 13 (35.14%) CSS
2 13 (35.14%) Ajax
3 10 (27.03%) HTML5
4 7 (18.92%) REST
4 7 (18.92%) CSS3
4 7 (18.92%) XHTML
4 7 (18.92%) jQuery
5 6 (16.22%) XML
6 5 (13.51%) .NET
7 4 (10.81%) Web Services
8 1 (2.70%) J2EE
8 1 (2.70%) Servlets
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) User Experience
2 6 (16.22%) Open Source
3 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
4 3 (8.11%) Graphic Design
4 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
5 2 (5.41%) VSAM
5 2 (5.41%) Social Media
6 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) UNIX
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) Test Scripting
2 7 (18.92%) Manual Testing
2 7 (18.92%) Web Accessibility
2 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (18.92%) Analytics
3 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (13.51%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (10.81%) Refactoring
4 4 (10.81%) Release Management
4 4 (10.81%) User Stories
5 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Usability Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.41%) RAD
6 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) PHP
2 12 (32.43%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.62%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) COBOL
4 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Puppet
1 4 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) HP
2 1 (2.70%) VMware
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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