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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 92 94 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 17 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.46% 1.51% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.82% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 23
Average salary £27,500 £33,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% +8.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,550 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £44,250 £32,500
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
1011 1097 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.93% 82.98% 76.85%
Number of salaries quoted 888 986 871
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 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Haywards Heath - 7 £27,500 -
Horsham +2 5 £25,000 -41.17%
Crawley -4 3 £31,500 -5.97% 1
Burgess Hill -2 1 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (57.50%) Manual Testing
3 20 (50.00%) Java
4 19 (47.50%) Test Scripting
5 16 (40.00%) Selenium
5 16 (40.00%) SQL
6 14 (35.00%) Finance
7 12 (30.00%) PHP
7 12 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 12 (30.00%) QA
8 11 (27.50%) Regression Testing
9 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (22.50%) .NET
10 9 (22.50%) Windows
10 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
11 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (17.50%) Automation Testing
12 7 (17.50%) Project Planning
12 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (17.50%) Project Management
12 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (17.50%) C#
12 7 (17.50%) COBOL
12 7 (17.50%) Oracle
12 7 (17.50%) IIS
12 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (17.50%) IIS
2 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) Wireless
2 1 (2.50%) IPsec
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.50%) FTP
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 4 (10.00%) DB2
5 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Selenium
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.00%) JUnit
5 2 (5.00%) SilkTest
6 1 (2.50%) Appium
6 1 (2.50%) Trac
6 1 (2.50%) Calabash
6 1 (2.50%) LoadUI
6 1 (2.50%) PyUnit
6 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.50%) Gradle
6 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.50%) JMeter
6 1 (2.50%) LabVIEW
6 1 (2.50%) NUnit
6 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
1 16 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Test Engineer
3 11 (27.50%) QA Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) QA Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) Software Tester
5 8 (20.00%) Tester
6 6 (15.00%) Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Automated Test Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Mainframe Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Quality Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Test Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Platform Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (15.00%) HTML
4 5 (12.50%) XML
5 4 (10.00%) Web Services
5 4 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (2.50%) Servlets
7 1 (2.50%) J2EE
7 1 (2.50%) Ajax
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (10.00%) Social Media
3 3 (7.50%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.50%) VSAM
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (57.50%) Manual Testing
3 19 (47.50%) Test Scripting
4 12 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (27.50%) Regression Testing
6 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (17.50%) Project Planning
6 7 (17.50%) Project Management
6 7 (17.50%) Automation Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Open Source
8 5 (12.50%) Refactoring
8 5 (12.50%) User Stories
8 5 (12.50%) SDLC
9 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
10 3 (7.50%) RAD
11 2 (5.00%) TDD
11 2 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) Java
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 12 (30.00%) PHP
4 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (17.50%) C#
5 7 (17.50%) COBOL
6 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.00%) Python
8 1 (2.50%) REXX
8 1 (2.50%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.50%) HNC
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) TSYS
Crawley, West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits and Perks
Posted: 4 days ago