The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 92 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 17 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.22% 2.71% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 3.54% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 30
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1075 1102 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 77.06% 76.63% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 944 911 986
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Automated Testing
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Crawley -5 5 £42,500 +39.34% 1
Gatwick - 3 £35,000 - 1
Chichester +13 2 - -
Horsham - 1 £42,500 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) TDD
2 12 (52.17%) BDD
3 11 (47.83%) C++
4 10 (43.48%) Web Services
5 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
7 7 (30.43%) Embedded C++
7 7 (30.43%) Aerospace
7 7 (30.43%) Automotive
7 7 (30.43%) Multithreading
8 6 (26.09%) Selenium
8 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) OO
8 6 (26.09%) Java
9 5 (21.74%) SQL
9 5 (21.74%) XML
9 5 (21.74%) XQuery
9 5 (21.74%) ISEB
9 5 (21.74%) Subversion
9 5 (21.74%) Content Management
9 5 (21.74%) Spring
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
9 5 (21.74%) XPath
9 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
9 5 (21.74%) Build Automation
10 4 (17.39%) QA
10 4 (17.39%) Test Automation

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DHCP
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Subversion
3 3 (13.04%) PHPUnit
3 3 (13.04%) Mockito
3 3 (13.04%) jMock
3 3 (13.04%) JUnit
3 3 (13.04%) NUnit
4 2 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (30.43%) Aerospace
1 7 (30.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Software Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Junior
5 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Junior Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Junior Test Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) XML
2 5 (21.74%) Spring
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) .NET
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) SOAP
4 3 (13.04%) J2EE
4 3 (13.04%) JSON
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.70%) XSLT
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) TDD
2 12 (52.17%) BDD
3 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) Multithreading
5 6 (26.09%) OO
6 5 (21.74%) Content Management
6 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Build Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Web Testing
8 3 (13.04%) OO PHP
8 3 (13.04%) Kanban
9 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
10 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C++
2 7 (30.43%) Embedded C++
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) XQuery
4 5 (21.74%) XPath
5 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.04%) PHP
6 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
6 3 (13.04%) Tcl
7 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.35%) C#
7 1 (4.35%) VBScript
7 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISEB
1 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Nagios
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Mercator
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Gatwick, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey, West Sussex, Reigate, Redhill, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 17 days ago