The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Sussex region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Tester
South East / West Sussex
Rank 84 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 16 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.48% 0.090% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.092% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 1
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1053 1083 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.68% 98.01% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 924 995 930
Median salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the West Sussex region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in West Sussex

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Automation Tester
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 5 £50,000 -
Crawley - 2 £31,500 - 1
Gatwick - 1 £35,000 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £52,500 - 1
Automation Tester
South East

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) Selenium
3 9 (56.25%) C#
4 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
6 5 (31.25%) QA
6 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
6 5 (31.25%) BDD
6 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) HP UFT
6 5 (31.25%) LoadRunner
6 5 (31.25%) SDLC
6 5 (31.25%) API Testing
7 4 (25.00%) JIRA
7 4 (25.00%) OO
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) DevOps
7 4 (25.00%) Confluence
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
8 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
8 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 2 (12.50%) MySQL
9 2 (12.50%) ISEB

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Selenium
2 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (31.25%) HP UFT
3 5 (31.25%) LoadRunner
4 4 (25.00%) JIRA
5 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
6 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
7 1 (6.25%) NUnit
7 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (6.25%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
2 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 5 (31.25%) API Testing
3 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) SDLC
3 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Informatica
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum including benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago